Bob Garner book signing
Bob Garner will sign his new cookbook, “Foods That Make You Say Mmm-mmm,” at 3 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
Cary Crime Stoppers fundraiser
Say “For Cary Crime Stoppers” when you order at Chick-Fil-A, 1000 Valleystone Drive, Cary, from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. to donate a percentage of your meal’s cost to Cary Crime Stoppers.
Cambridge Village of Apex will host a Veterans Day ceremony and pancake breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon at 951 S. Hughes St. For details and reservations, call 919-363-2080.
Holly Springs’ annual Veterans Day ceremony will be from 10-10:30 a.m. at Veterans Park, 600 Bikram Drive.
Toddler Story Time
Barnes & Noble hosts story time for toddlers at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
Cary Downtown Farmers Market
The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open from 2-6 p.m. Tuesdays at 135 W. Chatham St. For details, go to www.caryfarmersmarket.com.
Preschool Story Time
Barnes & Noble hosts story time for preschoolers at 10 a.m. Wednesdays at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
The Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 3-6 p.m. Wednesdays in Centennial Square at the corner of North Main and East Academy streets. For details, visit www.growers-market.org.
Holly Springs Community Band open rehearsal
The public is invited to listen to the Holly Springs Community Band rehearse from 7-8:45 p.m. Wednesdays at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. For more information, go to www.hollyspringsband.net.
Community Emergency Response Team training
Morrisville’s Community Emergency Response Team will host a basic training class for residents who are interested in joining the program. The class will be from 6-10 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, and Friday, Nov. 14; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15; and 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, at Fire Station 1, 200 Town Hall Drive. For details or to sign up, contact Shandy Padgett at 919-463-6122 or email@example.com.
Compassion Awareness and Learning Series
Glenaire’s Compassion Awareness and Learning Series will feature a discussion led by Rabbi Eric Solomon of Beth Meyer Synagogue in Raleigh at 7 p.m. at 4000 Glenaire Circle, Cary. For details, call chaplain Meredith Bratcher at 919-447-4499.
Art After Dark
Art After Dark will feature local artists from 5-9 p.m. throughout Fuquay-Varina. For details, go to www.fvartscouncil.org.
Farmers markets• The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 135 W. Chatham St. For details, go to www.caryfarmersmarket.com.
• The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, go to www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org.
• The Holly Springs Farmers Market is open 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in downtown Holly Springs. For details, go to www.hollyspringsnc.us.
• The Apex Farmers Market is open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 220 N. Salem St., Apex. For details, go to www.apexfarmersmarket.weebly.com.
• The Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Centennial Square at the corner of North Main and East Academy streets. For details, go to www.growers-market.org.
America Recycles Day
Cary will host a free paper-shredding event for residents during America Recyles Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Garmon Operations Center, 400 James Jackson Ave. Bring up to three boxes of confidential papers for free, on-site recycling. For details, go to www.townofcary.org.
Kids Get Crafty: T is for Turkey
Crowder District Park will host craft activities for kids from 11 a.m. to noon at 4709 Ten-Ten Road, Apex. Registration is required and costs $4 per child. To register, call 919-626-2850.
The Mistletoe Madness holiday market will be open from noon to 4 p.m. at the Ballentine-Spence House, 109 E. Spring St., Fuquay-Varina. Vendors will sell local crafts, artwork and gifts. Door prizes will be given every 15 to 20 minutes. For details, go to mistletoemadness.wordpress.com.
American Tobacco Trail hike
Hikers will learn about the history of the American Tobacco Trail from 3-4 p.m. at 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Road, Apex. The program is for ages 6 and older. Registration is required and costs $5 per family. To register, call 919-387-2117