Lupus support group
A support group for people with lupus, their family members and care providers meets from 6-7:30 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church Wilson Parlor, 305 E. Main St. 877-849-8271, extension 1, firstname.lastname@example.org, lupusnc.org.
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.
Barry Saunders reads from a compilation of his columns, “And the Horse You Rode In On, Saunders,” 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.
‘A Fool for Christmas’
Allan Gurganus presents “A Fool for Christmas” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator, 720 Ninth St.
Meet the Author: Alex Albright
Alex Albright will read from and sign “The Forgotten First: B-1 and the Integration of the Modern Navy” at 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Holiday Kids Fun Run
A free Holiday Kids Fun Run is at 7:30 a.m. at Northgate Mall, 1058 W. Club Blvd. Organizers request a suggested donation of $5 to Race 13.1’s Heart 2 Heart Collaborative or an unused toy for Duke Children’s Hospital. The race is half of a mile long and ends with a visit with Santa at the finish line.
Kidney Cancer Association Patient & Survivor Conference
The Kindey Cancer Association Patient & Survivor Conference is 8 a.m. to 2:40 p.m. at the Friday Center, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill. Patients, survivors, friends and family members are welcome. Register online: tinyurl.com/ncwzg6e.
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 Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 10 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
Type 1 Diabetes MeetUp
A group for people with type 1 diabetes meets at 10 a.m. at Foster’s Market, 2694 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd.
A play with Red Herring Puppet Show will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in suite 140 near Center Court at Northgate Mall, 1058 W. Club Blvd.
The Regulator’s new story time for ages 3-8 with Courtney Saffie will be at 10:30 a.m. every other Saturday at 720 Ninth 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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