The Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) will host a community fundraiser in honor of local teen Brook Parrish from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Texas Roadhouse, 11440 Capital Blvd., Wake Forest. Parrish received a lifesaving liver transplant Oct. 7 and is recovering from the operation. Ten percent of proceeds from the event will go to COTA.
Events at Quail Ridge
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• Audrey Penn will present “The Miracle Jar” at 1 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For details, go to
• Quail Ridge Books & Music will host a free Hanukkah concert with Mispacha at 2 p.m. at 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For details, go to
‘The Spirit of Giving’
Historic Yates Mill County Park will host “The Spirit of Giving” from 10:30 a.m. to noon at 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh. Participants will assemble fleece blankets for children in need. No sewing skills are required. All blankets will be donated to Project Linus. Call 919-856-6675 to register.
Storytime at Quail Ridge
Quail Ridge Books & Music will host a storytime for children ages 2-5 at 10:30 a.m. at 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For details, go to QuailRidgeBooks.com.
The Wake Forest Renaissance Center will offer a “do-over” Flix4Kidz after showing the wrong movie during last week’s program. The new showing will be at 10:30 a.m. at 405 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest. There will be free popcorn. To find out what movie is playing, call 919-435-9428.
Free yoga classes
• You Call This Yoga will host a free, chair-based yoga class from 10 to 11 a.m. for people with multiple sclerosis and neuromuscular and joint disorders at Crabtree Chiropractic Center, 4517 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh.
• You Call This Yoga will host a free yoga class at North Regional Library, 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. Stress reduction with chair yoga (bring two towels) will be from 6 to 6:50 p.m., and gentle mat yoga will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
You Call This Yoga will host a donations-requested yoga class from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Evolve Movement, 8470 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh.
Ember’s End at Sola Coffee
Ember’s End will present “Acoustic Christmas” from 7 to 8:45 p.m. at Sola Coffee, 7705 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh. For details, go to SolaCoffee.com.
Storytime at N.C. Museum of History
Storytime in the Gallery will feature a staff-led tour through one of the museum galleries from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Ages 3 and up. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For details, call 919-807-7992 or go to NCMuseumOfHistory.org.
Erin Mason at Sola Coffee
Erin Mason will perform from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Sola Coffee, 7705 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh. For details, go to SolaCoffee.com.
Wake Forest Farmers’ Market
The Wake Forest Farmers’ Market is open from 10 a.m. to noon every Saturday at the Renaissance Plaza, 405 S. Brooks St. For details, go to WakeForestFarmersMarket.org.
RavenRidge Bluegrass at Sola Coffee
RavenRidge Bluegrass will perform from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Sola Coffee, 7705 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh. For details, go to SolaCoffee.com.
German Story Time at Quail Ridge
CarolinaKinder’s German Story Time will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For details, go to QuailRidgeBooks.com.
Movie Night at Lafayette Village
Lafayette Village will host a showing of “The Polar Express” at 6 p.m. at 8480 Honeycutt Road, Raleigh. For details, go to LafayetteVillageRaleigh.com.
Raleigh Flea Market
The Raleigh Flea Market is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday at the N.C. State Fairgrounds. Each weekend, the Commercial and Education buildings, the Shoppes at Dorton and the outside grounds are host to hundreds of dealers, craftsmen and booths.