Daybook July 30-Aug. 5

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07/25/2014 4:34 PM

Wednesday

Exploring architecture at North Regional Library

At 6:30 p.m., join architectural historian George Smart as he discusses some of N.C.’s most significant structures in “Exploring N.C. Architecture.” North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

Yoga class

A donations-requested yoga class will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Evolve Movement, 8470 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh. The class will feature adaptive yoga for all skill sets.

Thursday

Storytime at N.C. Museum of History

From 10 to 10:30 a.m., Storytime in the Gallery will feature a guided tour of a museum gallery and a history-related story. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Jennifer Verdolin at Quail Ridge

Jennifer Verdolin will present “Wild Connection: What Animal Courtship and Mating Tell Us about Human Relationships” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Friday

“Save Rafe!” at Quail Ridge

Quail Ridge Books & Music will host a party event in honor of “Save Rafe!” by James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts at 7 p.m. at 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. The event will include food and surprises courtesy of James Patterson. Ages 8+. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Saturday

Cedars in the Pines at N.C. Museum of History

From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., celebrate Lebanese culture with “Cedars in the Pines” on the Plaza with a day of dancing and music in Daniels Auditorium and foods and crafts on Bicentennial Plaza. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Sunday

Howard Owen at Quail Ridge

Howard Owen will present “Parker Field” at 3 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Tuesday

Time for Tots at N.C. Museum of History

From 10 to 10:45 a.m., Time for Tots will explore how children and adults dressed in colonial times. Ages 3-5 with adult, $1 to register. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Shiwa Dojo

Shiwa Dojo hosts weekly mixed martial arts classes Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 818 N. West St., Raleigh. Interested parties are invited to try a few free classes. The cost thereafter is $5 per session. For more information visit www.RaleighMartialArtsCenter.com or call 919-332-9943.

John Dean at Quail Ridge

John Dean will present “The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

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