Overeaters Anonymous meets at 10 a.m. for newcomers and 10:30 a.m. for regular members in room 220 at Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road. 919-929-9891.
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Dasan Ahanu and Tai Allen will present the performance and workshop of “The Originals: Gil Scott-Heron and Oscar Brown” at 3 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
River Rhythms! West African Drumming
A weekly drumming group for adults meets from 6:30-8 p.m. Sundays at Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4907 Garret Road. 919-644-1335, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Durham Rotary Club
The Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Mondays at the Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St.
Spoken word workshop
Spoken word performers Dasan Ahanu and Tai Allen will lead a workshop for teenagers and young adults at 6 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Nar-Anon, a twelve-step program for relatives and friends of addicts, meets from 8-9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.
The Durham Twirlers meet for square dancing from 9-11 a.m. Tuesdays at Edison Johnson Park, 500 W. Murray Ave. Singles and couples are welcome. 919-475-9701.
North Durham Rotary Club
The North Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Parizade Cafe, 2200 W. Main St.
Overeaters Anonymous meets from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 919-683-3013.
Public information session
A public information session on design plans to restore part of Third Fork Creek will be 7-8:30 p.m. at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road. durhamnc.gov.
Durham Farmers’ Market
The Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
The Triangle/Eastern North Carolina Chapter of the British-American Business Council hosts a networking and educational event on pension transfers from 6-8 p.m. at The Durham Hotel, 315 E. Chapel Hill St. Registration is $20 for members and $35 for non-members. 252-299-0195, email@example.com, trianglebabcnc.org.
‘The Little Big Number’
Dirk Philipsen will read from and sign his book, “The Little Big Number: How GDP Came to Rule the World and What to Do About It,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator, 720 Ninth St.
The Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
The South Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon in the Greenwood Commons Shopping Center at 5410 N.C. Highway 55.
Independent Animal Rescue’s Back-2-School Cats adoption event is 2-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Petco at South Square, 4011 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd.
Donations of cat and dog food, collapsible metal dog crates and clumping cat litter will be accepted at any time in the Petco lobby. animalrescue.net.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Classes for parents
The Family Advocacy Network at Mental Health America of the Triangle offers classes in Common Sense Parenting, developed by Boys Town. Registration and training materials are free. Childcare is not provided for the classes.
A class for Spanish-speaking parents is from 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays, Aug. 19 through Sept. 23. The location has not been chosen yet. Register by Sunday, Aug. 16. 919-519-2406, firstname.lastname@example.org.
A class in English for parents is from 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, Aug. 20 through Sept. 24. The location has not been chosen yet. Register by Monday, Aug. 17. 919-942-8083, extension 2, email@example.com.