Cary News: Community

Daybook: Jan. 21-Jan. 24

Investigate winter plants, insects and animals of the American Tobacco Trail from 3-4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, beginning in the New Hill parking area, 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Road, Apex. To register for $5 per family, call 919-387-4342.
Investigate winter plants, insects and animals of the American Tobacco Trail from 3-4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, beginning in the New Hill parking area, 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Road, Apex. To register for $5 per family, call 919-387-4342. NEWS & OBSERVER FILE PHOTO

Wednesday

Story times

“Ladybug Girl and the Big Snow” will be read to preschoolers at 10 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Eva Perry Regional Library will host drop-in story time for toddlers at 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.

Senior Bingo

Holly Springs seniors can play Bingo from 1-3 p.m. every first and third Wednesday of the month at Bass Lake Park, 900 Bass Lake Road. Bingo cards cost $1, and there will be cash prizes of up to $10.

Squirrel Spotters

Learn about squirrels at Lake Crabtree County Park from 2-4 p.m. at 1400 Aviation Parkway, Morrisville. Registration is required. For information, call 919-460-3390.

Growers Market

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.

Thursday

Story time

Eva Perry Regional Library will host drop-in story time for toddlers at 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.

Friday

Story time

Eva Perry Regional Library will host drop-in story time for toddlers at 10:30 a.m. and babies at 11:30 a.m. Fridays at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.

Dinner And a Concert

The Cary Senior Center and Marvelous Music Mainstage Series will host a dinner and concert by the Artie Shaw Orchestra from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. The event is for ages 50 and older. Registration must have been completed by Thursday, Jan. 8. For details, call 919-469-4081.

Saturday

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

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• 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

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• The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open from 9:30 a.m. to noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, go to

www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org

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Steve Hartsoe

Steve Hartsoe will sing from 7-9 p.m. at Common Grounds Coffee House, 219 N. Salem St., suite 101, Apex.

Story time

Eva Perry Regional Library will host drop-in story time for babies at 11:30 a.m. Saturdays at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.

Concert at The Luther Café

The Luther Café will host performances by Barrowburn, Jim Davis and Friends, Ed Stephenson and the Paco Band and Wildflower and The Weeds from 7-11 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 600 Walnut St., Cary. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. For details, go to citylightsatluthercafe.weebly.com.

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