Daybook July 27-Aug. 2
07/25/2014 12:00 AM
07/24/2014 3:39 PM
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.
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.
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.
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.
“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.
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.