National Falls Prevention Awareness Day
Durham FYZICAL offers free fall risk assessments at 4214 N. Roxboro St., suite 100. Call to make an appointment: 919-479-9001. fyzical.com/durham.
NCWorks Mobile Unit
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The NCWorks Mobile Unit will visit Durham from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 23 and 30, and Oct. 7, 14 and 21, on the 300 block of South Driver Street. ncworks.gov.
A public hearing on local historic review criteria will be at 1 p.m. in the City Hall Committee Room, 101 City Hall Plaza, second floor.
Durham Farmers’ Market
The Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, through Oct. 14, at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
Northgate Mall’s old time, bluegrass and country jam sessions are 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays near the mall’s Center Court, 1058 W. Club Blvd. All musicians are welcome.
The City of Durham Small Local Business Enterprise Program Seminar is 6-8 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza, first floor. Register online: bit.ly/1MrEBKq.
David Bockino will discuss his history and travel writing at 7 p.m. at The Regulator, 720 Ninth St.
Kiwanis Club of Durham
The Kiwanis Club of Durham meets at 12:30 p.m. Thursdays at Hope Valley Country Club, 3803 Dover Road. kiwanisclubofdurham.org.
One O’Clock Networking Lunch
The Durham Business & Professional Chain’s One O’Clock Networking Lunch is 1-2:30 p.m. at Golden Krust, 3600 N. Duke St. RSVP: 919-683-1047, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Michael Brantley will read from “Memory Cards: Portraits from a Rural Journey” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator, 720 Ninth St.
The Golden Dippers Square Dance Club hosts an open house for couples and singles over 16 years old from 7-8:30 p.m. 7-8:30 p.m. at Bethany United Methodist Church, 2809 Guess Road.
‘Starting at the Finish Line’
A discussion and screening of “Starting at the Finish Line: The Coach Buehler Story” will be at 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Durham Regional Association of REALTORS, 4236 University Drive. redcrossblood.org.
National Day of Remembrance
The National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children’s National Day of Remembrance Ceremony is at 6 p.m. at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, 403 E. Main 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.
Durham Parks and Recreation’s Latino Festival is noon to 5 p.m. at Rock Quarry Park, 701 Stadium Drive. If there is rain, the festival will move to the Holton Career and Resource Center, 401 N. Driver St.
Meet the Author: Dr. Damon Tweedy
Dr. Damon Tweedy will read from his book, “Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine,” at 3 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
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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Project Homeless Connect
Organizers of the Ninth Annual Project Homeless Connect are looking for volunteers and donations. The event provides healthcare, housing, employment and other services to people who are homeless or at risk.
The event is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, 409 Blackwell St. Registration for volunteers is open through Friday, Sept. 25. Registration for local businesses or residents organizing a hygiene supply drive is also open through Sept. 25. durhamopeningdoors.org.