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.
British Theatre: Setting the Stage
Never miss a local story.
Learn about British theatre with the Sister Cities Durham-United Kingdom Committee from 3-4:30 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.
Vaccination and microchip clinic
A free one-year rabies vaccination and microchip clinic for pets will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Durham Sheriff’s Office Animal Services building, 3005 Glenn Road.
The event is open to all Durham County residents and photo identification is required. Participants can also exchange prong, shock or choke collars for a free harness.
Durham Rotary Club
The Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Mondays at the Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St.
In the Wings: PlayMakers on ‘Seminar’
PlayMakers education manager Jenny Wales and members of the repertory company will discuss “Seminar” at 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Sonja Williams will read from “Word Warrior,” her biography of Richard Durham, at 7 p.m. at The Regulator, 720 Ninth 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.
War Memorial Enhancements Community Meeting
Durham County Government staff will talk about the proposal and hear feedback at 7 p.m. in the Human Services Building Countywide Meeting Room, 414 E. Main St. The project includes improving monuments’ accessbility and signage in front of the Historic Durham Courthouse.
NCWorks Mobile Unit
The NCWorks Mobile Unit will visit Durham from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 30, and Oct. 7, 14 and 21, on the 300 block of South Driver Street. ncworks.gov.
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 Drunken Spelunker’s Guide to Plato’
Kathy Giuffre reads from her novel, “The Drunken Spelunker’s Guide to Plato,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator, 720 Ninth St.
Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Smith Warehouse, 114 Buchanan Blvd. redcrossblood.org.
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.
A public hearing on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit Project is 4-7 p.m. at the Durham County Commissioners Chamber on the second floor of the old courthouse at 200 E. Main St.
New Hope Audubon Society
The monthly meeting of the New Hope Audubon Society, which represents Chatham, Durham, and Orange counties, will be at 7 p.m. at the N.C. Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill. Kim Brand will give a presentation on the Bird-Friendly Communities program of Audubon North Carolina’s initiatives. The meeting is free and open to both members and visitors.
The annual Big Sweep cleanup event is Saturday. Volunteer registration is open online: bit.ly/1JkZteN.
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.
The 14th Phoenix Fest music festival is 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. along Fayetteville Street. phoenixfestdurham.com.
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.