Chapel Hill News

Daybook

Sunday

Restorative Yoga

Cornucopia House Cancer Support Center offers a free Restorative Yoga class for anyone affected by cancer from 9:30-11 a.m. Sundays at Blue Point Yoga Studio, 2816 Erwin Road, Durham. 919-401-9333.

Prison Books

Meet to send books to people in prison from 1-4 p.m. Sundays at 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro. prisonbooks.info.

Reading

Cindy Henry McMahon will read from her memoir, “Fresh Water from Old Wells,” at 2 p.m. at Flyleaf Books, 752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill. Proceeds from sales will benefit Volunteers for Youth.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 4-5 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-360-3789.

Monday

Yoga class

A yoga class by the UNC Comprehensive Cancer Support Program for people with cancer, caregivers and cancer survivors is from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Carolina Pointe II, 6011 Farrington Road. Each class costs $5. unclineberger.org.

Breastfeeding group

Breastfeeding Cafe, an informal drop-in for breastfeeding moms, is from 1-2 p.m. at the Red Hen, University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive.

Blood donations

Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 3-7:30 p.m. at Orange County SportsPlex, 101 Meadowlands Drive, Hillsborough. redcrossblood.org.

Walking group

Women 55 and older walk trails in Meadowmont at 3:30 p.m. 919-967-4054, walkingforwomen@gmail.com.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 7-8 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-259-2843.

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Amity United Methodist Church, 825 Estes Drive. Call Tom at 919-460-9039.

Nar-Anon

A twelve-step program for relatives and friends of addicts meets from 8-9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.

Tuesday

Blood donations

Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Grace Church, 200 Sage Road, Chapel Hill. redcrossblood.org.

Restorative Yoga

Cornucopia House Cancer Support Center offers a free Restorative Yoga class for anyone affected by cancer from 10-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 940 Carmichael St., Chapel Hill. 919-401-9333.

Knitting for Charity

A needlework group that creates knitted and crocheted items for charities meets from 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays in Meeting Room A at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. 919-968-2780.

Bingo

Residents 50 and up play bingo from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St. 919-918-7364.

Fearrington Farmers Market

The Fearrington Farmers Market opens at 4 p.m. in Fearrington Village on U.S. 15-501 South.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 6-7 p.m. at Evergreen United Methodist Church, U.S. 15-501. 919-933-1355.

Meditation 101

This class introduces beginners to meditation from 7-8:15 p.m. every Tuesday at Kosala Buddhist Center, 711 W. Rosemary St., Suite E, Carrboro. Walk-ins are welcome. meditationinchapelhill.org, KosalaEPC@gmail.com.

Reading

A reading of the latest issue of Rolling Thunder will be at 7 p.m. at Internationalist Books and Community Center, 101 Lloyd St., Carrboro. 919-942-1740, internationalistbooks.org.

Support group

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance support group meets from 7:30-9 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive. 919-533-9510.

Wednesday

C.L.A.W.S.

C.L.A.W.S. (Creative Learning About Wildlife Species) will visit the Carrboro Century Center with live animals from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at 100 N. Greensboro St. Admission is $3.

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

The Carrboro Farmers’ Market will be open from 3-6 p.m. at 301 W. Main St.

General Meditation Class

An introduction to Buddhist philosophy, psychology and meditation will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Kosala Buddhist Center, 711 W. Rosemary St., Suite E, Carrboro. meditationinchapelhill.org, KosalaEPC@gmail.com.

Thursday

Blood donations

Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Orange Water and Sewer Authority, 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro. redcrossblood.org.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous will meet from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. The group meets in the white building beside the main church building, directly across from Looking Glass Cafe.

Chess Club

Chess players are invited to the Orange County Main Library from 6-7 p.m. Thursdays on the second floor of the library at 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. If you plan to time games, bring your own clock or timer. Ages 10 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

Friday

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous meets from 10:30 a.m. to noon Fridays at the United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. foodaddicts.org.

Meet the artist

Sculptor Patrick Dougherty will speak at 3 p.m. at The Cedars of Chapel Hill, 100 Cedar Club Circle. Seating is limited. Call for reservations: 919-259-7937.

Nia Dance Jam

A Nia dance session will be from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St. Admission is $3.

Saturday

Farmers’ markets

The Carrboro Farmers’ Market is open from 7 a.m. to noon in the Carrboro Town Commons, beside Town Hall at 301 W. Main St.

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon every Saturday at 201 S. Estes Drive.

Magic show

Magician Mike Fisher visits the Carrboro Branch Library at 10:30 a.m. at 900 Old Fayetteville Road, Chapel Hill.

Junior Scientist event

Ages 4-8 will learn about solids, liquids and gases and try their own hands-on experiments from 11 a.m. to noon at The Children’s Store, 243 S. Elliott Road, Chapel Hill. The event is free and no registration is required.

Please send calendar items to chnclerk@newsobserver.com.

Continuing events

Adopt a Shelter Cat Month

Orange County Animal Services has reduced cat and kitten adoption fees to $50 for Adopt a Shelter Cat Month in June. Visit adoptable cats in person at 1601 Eubanks Road, Chapel Hill, or online at bit.ly/1ctUaAM.

Camps and classes

New student orientation

Orientation sessions for new students at Central Carolina Community College are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, June 25, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, at the school’s Pittsboro campus, 764 West St. Register online: cccc.edu/orientation. 919-718-7485.

Wildlife workshops

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and the Chatham County Center of North Carolina Extension Service host a series of free workshops for local landowners. The first is from 7-9 p.m. Monday, July 20, in the North Carolina Extension Service Agriculture Building’s auditorium, 65 E. Chatham St., Pittsboro. More workshops will be on Oct. 28, Nov. 16 and Jan. 9. Register by email with “wildlife” in the subject line: extension.programs@chathamnc.org.

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