Preschool Story Time
Barnes & Noble hosts story time for preschoolers at 10 a.m. Wednesdays at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
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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, Fuquay-Varina. For details, visit www.growers-market.org.
Cary residents are invited to talk about the town’s transportation system requirements from 5-7 p.m. at the Herbert C. Young Community Center, 101 Wilkinson Ave. To complete a survey on the transportation system, go to www.caryhaveyoursay.com. For details, go to www.townofcary.org.
Hob Nob Jazz Series
Marcus Anderson will perform from 5:30-8:30 p.m. in the third year of the Hob Nob Jazz Series at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Tickets for individual shows cost $5. The whole series costs $20. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger. Pets on leashes are allowed. For tickets, go to www.etix.com.
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.
Waverly Artists Group
The Waverly Artists Group will host a juried show of plein air painters from North Carolina from 6-9 p.m. Friday, May 30, at 302 Colonades Way, suite 209, Cary.
The Triangle Brass Band will perform in Cary’s Sertoma Series of free concerts at 7 p.m. at Fred G. Bond Metro Park, 801 High House Road. Bring a picnic and chairs or blankets. Alcohol is not allowed, and pets must be kept on leashes. For details, call 919-469-4069 or go to www.townofcary.org.
Turkish tile exhibition
The Turkish House will host an exhibition of Turkish tile artwork at 7 p.m. at 303 E. Durham Road, suite F, Cary.
Rocky Alexander’s exhibit, “20 Years in N.C.,” will open with a reception from 4-6 p.m. at the Cary Senior Center, 120 Maury Odell Place. For details, go to www.roxannalexanderartworks.com.
• The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 135 W. Chatham St. For details, go towww.caryfarmersmarket.com
• The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, go towww.westernwakefarmersmarket.org
• The Holly Springs Farmers Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in downtown Holly Springs. For details, go towww.hollyspringsnc.us
• The Apex Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 220 N. Salem St., Apex. For details, go towww.apexfarmersmarket.com
• The Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Centennial Square at the corner of North Main and East Academy streets. For details, visitwww.growers-market.org
Ritmo Latino Festival
The 10th annual Ritmo Latino Festival will be from noon to 7 p.m. in downtown Cary. There will be food, arts and crafts, live music and dance. A soccer clinic for kids with the Carolina RailHawks will begin at 10:30 a.m. and last until noon. For details, go to diamanteinc.org/events/ritmo-latino.
Latino Arts Festival
The fifth annual Apex Latino Arts Festival will be from 3-9 p.m. in downtown Apex. There will be food, live music, dance groups and an arts and crafts bazaar. For details, go to www.apexlatinofest.com.
Happily Ever After
Happily Ever After: A Couture for a Cause Spring Showcase will be from 5-8 p.m. at Peachy Keen, 250 Grande Heights Drive, Cary. There will be wine, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction and summer fashion to raise money for Activate Good, a nonprofit volunteer center. Tickets cost $15 at bit.ly/1gjKJ8G. For information about Activate Good, go to www.activategood.org.
Customer Appreciation Night fundraiser
Jus’ Enuff Home Cookin’ will host Customer Appreciation Night and a fundraiser at 6 p.m. at 736 N. Main St., Fuquay-Varina. Proceeds will be used to provide sleeping bags, tents and other supplies for local homeless people.