North Raleigh: Community

August 1, 2014

Daybook Aug. 3-9

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.

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.

Free child ID cards at North Regional Library

From 10 a.m. to noon, join the Wake County Sheriff's Office as they create photo IDs for your children. Drop in any time during the two hour window for this free service. th Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

Wednesday

Events at N.C. Museum of History

From 10 to 11 a.m., History Corner: Play Ball! will explore baseball and similar historic games for children ages 6-9 with adult. $1 to register. From 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., History Hunters: The Boys – and Girls – of Summer will explore how leisure activities have changed over the last century. Ages 10-13, $1 to register. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Yoga class

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

Thursday

Storytime at N.C. Museum of History

From 10 to 10:30 a.m., Storyime in the Gallery will feature a guided tour of one of the galleries. Ages 3 and up with adult. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Kevin McAteer at Quail Ridge

Kevin McAteer will present “Daddy, Cam You Make Me Pancakes?” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Saturday

Storytelling festival

The Forest Storytelling Festival will be held at 10 a.m. at Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., Wake Fores and Storytellers Bookstore, 158 S. White St., Wake Forest. Events will include storytelling workshops and concerts for children and adults, as well as open mic events. Visit WakeForestNC.gov for more information.

Events at N.C. Museum of History

From noon to 3 p.m., Artist Susan Brabeau will be working in the 1920s drugstore exhibit. During the same time, join a scavenger hunt through the 1920s drugstore gallery in Make It, Take It: Gallery Hunt. Look for toys and games on the shelves, along with the candy counter filled with jelly beans, candy corn, peppermint sticks and more. And at 2 p.m., Dr. Karl Campbell, author of “Senator Sam Ervin Last of the Founding Fathers,” will moderate a panel discussion and Q&A session on Sam Ervin and his relation to the Watergate scandal. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

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