Triangle events to add to your daybook for July 22-26:
8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; N.C. Museum of History, 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh; $22.50-$25; ncmuseumofhistory.org
This all-day workshop focused on searching for African-American ancestors is led by three archivists, who share research materials and tips. Registration is required (please arrive at 8:30 a.m.). Read more about what to expect from the workshop.
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Clear the Shelters
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; more info at nando.com/3xf
This nationwide initiative aims to get a whole bunch of pets adopted Saturday. Participating local shelters waiving adoption fees include Wake County Animal Center, SPCA of Wake County, SAFE Haven for Cats, APS of Durham, Orange County Animal Services and others.
Bull Ride & Run
7 p.m. Saturday; Durham Bulls Athletic Park, 409 Blackwell St., Durham; $35-$45; riderunforhabitat.org
Cyclists, runners and walkers can get a nighttime tour of Durham and return to the DBAP for a great party. Benefits Habitat for Humanity.
Catch ’em all
1-6 p.m. Sunday; Coglin’s, 226 Fayetteville St., Raleigh; free; nando.com/3xc
Coglin’s bar is partnering with other downtown Raleigh spots for a Pokemon Go crawl, with lures and Pokemon-themed games and prizes at each stop. Costumes or team colors encouraged.
8 p.m. Tuesday; Motorco, Rigsbee Ave., Durham; $10-$12; motorcomusic.com
A chance to catch national comedian Andy Woodhull, who lives in Raleigh and has appeared on “Conan,” “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” and Comedy Central.