Daybook July 23-29
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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.
From 11 a.m. to noon, 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.
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.
Identity theft summit
The Raleigh/Wake City-County Bureau of Identification will hold an identity theft summit from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. 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.
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.
Social security planning
A free educational seminar concerning smart social security planning will be held July 24, 29 and 31 in room 216 of the Pucher-LeMay Hall at Wake Technical Community College, 9101 Fayette Road, Raleigh. Call 800-648-3840 for more information and to reserve a seat.
Free yoga class
A free yoga class will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Ladies Fitness & Wellness, 700 Exposition Place, Raleigh. The session will focus on yoga for the core. Call 919-845-9200 to register.
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. 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.
Meet the author at North Regional Library
At 2:30 p.m., meet mystery authors Lisa Carter, Lee Mims, Katy Munger and N.P. Simpson at “Meet the Mystery Author.” North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.
Get Published! at Cameron Village Library
At 11 a.m., Get Published! will teach techniques and tips for getting your work successfully published in traditional publishing houses and alternative markets. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.
Events at N.C. Museum of History
From 10 a.m. to noon, 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. From 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., 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. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.
Signing at Quail Ridge
Quail Ridge Books & Music will host “Home Grown” celebrating locally-published authors at 2 p.m. at 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.
Meet the Artisan at North Regional Library
At 2 p.m., 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.
Free yoga class
A free yoga class will be held at North Regional Library, 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. Stress reduction with chair yoga (bring two towels) will run from 2 to 2:50 p.m., and gentle mat yoga will run from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Call 919-870-4000 to register.
Sisters in Crime at Quail Ridge
Nineteen members of the Sisters in Crime Inc. mystery genre writers, readers, publishers, agents, booksellers and librarians will present “Carolina Crimes: 19 Tales of Lust, Love, and Longing” at 2 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.
Ed Offley at Quail Ridge
Ed Offley will present “The Burning Shore: How Hitler’s U-Boats Brought World War II to America” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.
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