Town Meeting at Quail Ridge
Quail Ridge Books & Music will host a quarterly town meeting at 3 p.m. at 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. The topic is “A Tribute to Reynolds Price: A Conversation with Old Friends.” For details, go to QuailRidgeBooks.com.
You Call This Yoga and Lululemon of North Hills will host a fundraising yoga class from 11 a.m. to noon at The Stockroom, 230 Fayetteville St., Raleigh. For details, go to bit.ly/1zzHeU9.
Irish Jam Session
PineCone and Tir na nOg will co-sponsor an open, Irish-style session from 3 to 6 p.m. at Tir na nOg Irish Pub, 218 S. Blount St., Raleigh. The session is open to musicians of all skill levels and encourages singing as well. Listeners and dancers are also welcome. Admission is free.
Events at Quail Ridge
• Monday Morning Storytime will be at 10:30 a.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For details, go to
• Natalie Baszile will present “Queen Sugar” at 7 p.m.
• You Call This Yoga will host a donations-requested adaptive yoga class from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Ladies Fitness & Wellness, 700 Exposition Place, 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.
Time for Tots
The N.C. Museum of History will host Time for Tots: Have a Heart! from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. Children ages 3 to 5 (with an adult) will discover heart shapes in items from the museum’s collection and create a heart-shaped valentine. $3 per child, or $1 for museum members. Call 919-807-7992 to register.
Rob Dunn at Quail Ridge
Rob Dunn will present “The Man Who Touched His Own Heart: True Tales of Science, Surgery, and Mystery” at 7 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For details, go to QuailRidgeBooks.com.
Job Search Assistance
Cameron Village Library will host a job search assistance event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. A trained instructor from Wake Tech will be available to help participants with organizing a job search, preparing resumes and cover letters, identifying job leads, completing applications and preparing for interviews. For details, call 919-532-5696.
Carolina Puppet Theatre
The Carolina Puppet Theatre will return to the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre at 11 a.m. The Carolina Puppet Theatre has been entertaining families for over 20 years with fast-paced, interactive performances full of mayhem. The show is geared to children ages 3 to 7. Tickets are $5 per person and can be purchased in advance at www.wakeforestnc.gov/tickets-events.aspx or at the Renaissance Centre box office, 405 S. Brooks St. On the day of the event, tickets may also be purchased at the door.
Free Yoga Class
You Call This Yoga will host Yoga for MS, Neuromuscular and Joint Disorders from 10 to 11 a.m. at Crabtree Chiropractic Center, 4517 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh. For details, email Howie@youcallthisyoga.org.
Town hall meeting
Raleigh City Councilman Wayne Maiorano will host a town hall meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Anne Gordon Center, 1901 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh. For details, go to WayneMaiorano.com.
Quail Ridge Events
• Artist Raul Gonzalez will present “Lowriders in Space” at 5 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh.
• Betsy Polk and Maggie Ellis Chotas will present “Power Through Partnership: How Women Lead Better Together” at 7 p.m.
Cinema at the Centre
The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre will host a free showing of “500 Days of Summer” at 7 p.m. at 405 Brooks St., Wake Forest. For details, go to WakeForestNC.gov.
Heart for Art Gala
The Franklin County Arts Council will host its annual Heart for Art Gala at 6 p.m. at 210 Winston St., Franklinton. The event, which is free and open to the public, will feature live music from Mister Felix. There will be a silent auction and a Chinese auction, with proceeds going to the FCAC. For details, go to FCACArts.org.
First Friday is a free self-guided tour of downtown Raleigh’s cultural hot spots. Local art galleries, art studios, alternative art venues and museums stay open late the first Friday of every month. The event runs from 6 to 9 p.m., but some venue hours may vary.
The Cotton Company will host NC Beach Bingo from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. at 306 S. White St., Wake Forest. For the first two hours, packs that include two special cards and 12 regular games will cost $10. For the last two hours, cards will cost $1 per game. Proceeds will go to the Graham Johnson Cultural Arts Endowment. For details, go to Facebook.com/NCBeachBingo.
First Friday Flix
The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre will host a free showing of a movie at 7 p.m. at 405 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest. For details, go to WakeForestNC.gov.
‘ Too Much Noise ’
Forest Moon Theater will present “Too Much Noise” at 11 a.m. at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St. The show is geared toward children ages 3 to 7. Tickets cost $5 each and can be purchased in advance at the box office at 405 S. Brooks St. Tickets may also be purchased at the door.
Valentine’s Mini Pop-Up
Sola Coffee will host a Valentine’s Mini Pop-Up from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 7705 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh. Vendors will be on hand with perfect gifts for Valentine’s Day.
The Koinonia Foundation will mark 25 years of serving the community with its Koinonia Cares Charity Auction at 5:30 p.m. at The Forks Cafeteria, 339 Brooks St., Wake Forest. Proceeds will go to community groups, including the Rolesville High School food pantry. For details, go to KoinoniaWF.org.
Poe Rodeo fundraiser
The Poe Young Professionals will host their third annual cocktail fundraiser, The Poe Rodeo, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education, 224 Sunnybrook Road, Raleigh. The event will include a silent auction, a raffle, drinks and hors d’oeuvres. For details, go to PoeRodeo.Eventbrite.com.
Family Fun Saturday
The N.C. Museum of Art will host Family Fun Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon in the East Building at the museum, 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh. The event for children ages 5 to 11 and their families will feature a gallery tour and studio workshops. The cost is $3 for museum members or $5 for nonmembers. Registration is required. For details, go to NCArtMuseum.org.