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Crafts at North Regional Library
From 3 to 4:30 p.m., transform a mason jar and recycled book pages into a rustic candle holder. All materials provided, ages 16 and up. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.
From 1 to 2 p.m., a donations-requested yoga class will be held at Evolve Movement, 8470 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh. From 6 to 7 p.m., YogaFest Raleigh will be held on the 400 block of Fayetteville Street in downtown Raleigh. Free yoga classes for all skill levels will be taught by local teachers.
Craig Johnson at Quail Ridge
Author Craig Johnson will present “Any Other Name” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.
Storytime at N.C. Museum of History
From 10 to 10:30 a.m., Storytime in the Gallery will include a tour of a gallery and a history-related story about transportation. Ages 3 and up. The museum is located at at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.
Charles Marsh at Quail Ridge
Charles March will present “Strange Glory: A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.
Relay for Life birthday
The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of Raleigh’s Leesville/Brier Creek/RTP area will host an overnight birthday celebration for cancer survivors at Leesville High School, 8409 Leesville Road, Raleigh. The event will celebrate all the birthdays cancer survivors have had since their diagnosis. The highlight of the evening will be the luminaria service, a candlelight vigil held at nightfall to honor survivors and those lost to cancer.
A Health & Wellness Fair will be held at 2 p.m. at the Raleigh Boys Club, 605 North Raleigh Blvd., Raleigh. The fair will feature HIV/STD education and screenings, blood pressure testing, nutrition healthy living, yoga, sustainability resources, diabetic education and more. Call 252-367-7111.
Saturdays in the Garden
From 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the N.C. Museum of History, Saturdays in the Garden will give participants the chance to tour the “History of the Harvest” exhibit along Bicentennial Plaza. The museum is located at at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.
Sundry Poets at Quail Ridge
Quail Ridge Books & Music will host its Sundry Poets poetry reading event at 3 p.m. at 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. This session will feature readings from the 2013 “Kakalak Journal.” Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.
Free yoga session
A free yoga session will be held at North Regional Library, 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. Stress reduction with chair yoga (bring two towels) will run from 6 to 6:50 p.m., and gentle mat yoga will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Call 919-870-4000 to register.
Time for Tots at N.C. Museum of History
Time for Tots: Skiffs, Sharpies and Sailing Ships will let children discover different kinds of boats and make a sailing vessel to take home. $1 per child. The museum is located at at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.
Kevin Duffus at Quail Ridge
Author and filmmaker Kevin Duffus will present a revised “Last Days of Black Beard the Pirate” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.
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