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Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 7:30 a.m. to noon at Southern High School, 800 Clayton Road. redcrossblood.org.
Durham Farmers’ Market
The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
Talbot’s and the Durham Symphony Orchestra will host a shopping party from 5-8 p.m. at The Streets at Southpoint, 6910 Fayetteville Road, suite 142. RSVP by Sunday: 919-484-1616.
A public meeting on site layouts for the new Durham Police Headquarters Complex will be from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Durham Armory, 212 Foster St. bit.ly/1INKf6n.
Lupus support group
A drop-in support group for people with lupus, their family members and caregivers will be from 6-7:30 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church Wilson Parlor, 305 E. Main St. 877-849-8271, extension 2, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.lupusnc.org.
Noel Crook and John Hoppenthaler will read and talk about their work at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.
Lincoln Community Health Center Foundation
The Lincoln Community Health Center Foundation’s third annual Legacy Luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. at the Washington Duke Inn and Golf Club, 3001 Cameron Blvd., Durham. Tickets cost $45. 919-956-4003.
The Durham Police Department will host a public listening forum about body cameras from 5:30-7 p.m. in the second-floor City Committee Room at 101 City Hall Plaza.
Durham will give an economic forecast for small business development from 6-8 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza, on the first floor. Register online: bit.ly/1dLMwlg.
Devon Flaherty will read from her book, “The Night of One Hundred Thieves,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.
Read Local Book Festival
The Read Local Book Festival is from Friday through Sunday. A full schedule of events is online: readlocalnc.org.
Blues on the Plaza
Blues Rockets will play a free concert from 6:30-9 p.m. at 1058 W. Club Blvd.
The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
The South Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to noon in the Greenwood Commons Shopping Center at 5410 N.C. Highway 55.
Angelman Syndrome Foundation National Walk
Durham’s community will join the Angelman Syndrome Foundation National Walk with registration at 9 a.m. and the walk at 10:30 a.m. at Imperial Center, 4309 Emperor Blvd. bit.ly/1IgM9NV.
A Discovery Nook event for kids with the Environmental Protection Agency will be from 12:30-2 p.m. at Northgate Mall, 1058 W. Club Blvd.
Charity basketball and rugby
The Vets To Vets United 1st Annual Basketball and Wheelchair Rugby Showcase will be from 2-4 p.m. at the Emily K Center, 904 W. Chapel Hill St. A $5 minimum donation is requested. bit.ly/1KhtmPH.
Durham Chess Club
The Durham Chess Club meets for casual chess from 2-4:30 p.m. Saturdays at the North Regional Library, 221 Milton Road. Sets, boards and instructions are provided. All ages and skill levels are welcome. 919-479-7020, email@example.com.
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