Midtown: Community

July 7, 2014

Community Notes, July 9

A 9/11 Mobile Museum will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 23-26 outside the Raleigh Convention Center at 500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh.

Mobile Museum

A 9/11 Mobile Museum will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 23-26 outside the Raleigh Convention Center at 500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh. Visit tunnel2towers.org for more information.

Identity theft training

The Raleigh/Wake City-County Bureau of Identification will hold an identity theft summit from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at the Wake County Commons, room 100A, 4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh. The summit will focus on how to avoid identity theft. Visit WakeGov.com for more information.

Charity golf tournament

Paschal Golf Club will host a “Four Chance Hole in One” tournament to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 26, at 555 Stadium Drive, Wake Forest. Entry fee is $50 per golfer, $100 to sponsor a hole, $50 to be come a supporter, and $25 to become a friend. A putting contest will run from 8 to 9:15 a.m., with a shotgun start at 9:30 a.m. Special prizes will be awarded for Hole-in-One on certain holes. Visit PaschalGolfClub.com for more information.

Parks events

•  9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, July 19: Join Blue Jay Point County Park staff for a leisure hike along the park trails while learning how to identify plants, insects, birds and other animals spotted along the path. Ages 5 and up, $3 per individual or $5 per family. Call 919-870-4330. Blue Jay Point County Park is located at 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh.
•  11 a.m. to noon Wednesday, July 23: Visit Historic Yates Mill County Park at 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh, and enjoy an educational story on the back porch and a nature walk to see the ways the park helps wild animals. Ages 3-5 with accompanying adult. $4 per child, register at 919-856-6675.

High school reunion

Members of the first class to graduate from Enloe High School will hold their 50th Reunion from 6 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, at the North Raleigh Hilton, 3415 Wake Forest Road, Raleigh.

Celebration of the reunion will begin with a tour of Enloe and a presentation of a plaque bearing the names of all 165 graduates to Enloe’s principal, Scott Lyons.

Dress is casual. A DJ will provide soft background music to highlight an evening of socializing with old friends. Contact Suzanne Schiller Barvir at ssbarvir@icloud.com or Bruce Washburn at gwings1946@gmail.com for more information.

North Regional Library events

North Regional Library hosts events each month. Unless otherwise noted, the sessions are free. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

•  3 to 4 p.m. Thursday, July 17 : Introduction to Cloud Computing will teach about a free service that allows you to store, edit and access your computer files from any device with an internet connection.
•  2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26: Meet mystery authors Lisa Carter, Lee Mims, Katy Munger and N.P. Simpson at “Meet the Mystery Author.”
•  2 p.m. Sunday, July 27: Meet the Artisan: Woodturners will allow participants to meet Norm Cloutier of the Woodturners Guild of N.C. as he discusses the art of wood turning and displays examples of his work.
•  6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 30: Join architectural historian George Smart as he discusses some of N.C.’s most significant structures in “Exploring N.C. Architecture.”

Cameron Village Library events

Cameron Village Library hosts events each month. Unless otherwise noted, the sessions are free. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

• 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 22: Create an internet marketing plan for your small business with SCORE of Raleigh. Registration is requested.

•  11 a.m. Saturday, July 26: Get Published! will teach techniques and tips for getting your work successfully published in traditional publishing houses and alternative markets.

Museum of History events

The North Carolina Museum of History hosts educational events year-round for all ages. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

10 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, July 17, 24 and 31: Storytime in the Gallery will feature a guided tour of a museum gallery and a history-related story.

10 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 26: Pirates, Ahoy! will let children ages 5-8 (with adult) hear tales about Blackbeard and other seafarers and make crafts. $10 per child, $8 for museum members.

1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26: Join the museum’s garden staff for an informal tour of the “History of the Harvest” exhibit along Bicentennial Plaza. Tours begin at the information desk in the lobby.

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