Chapel Hill: Community

Daybook, Sept. 28

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.

Adult Forum

Former N.C. Superintendent of Public Instruction Mike Ward will speak on North Carolina’s history of public education at 10 a.m. at the Adult Forum of the United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Prison Books

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

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 4-5 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-448-7010.

Pickleball

Pickleball games will be from 6:45-9:45 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. Beginners are welcome. Loaner paddles and instructions will be provided. jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

Monday

Pickleball

Pickleball will be played from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S Estes Drive. Beginners are welcome. For details, email jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

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.

Walking group

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

Tech Tutor

The Orange County Public Library will host a drop-in Tech Tutor session at 4 p.m. at the Main Library, 137 W. Margaret Lane. Learn about email, e-books, Microsoft Office programs, Internet browsing, tablets and smartphones (bring your own devices). Six computers are available.

Orange County Food Forum

The Orange County Food Forum will be from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Southern Human Services Building, 2501 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill. Anyone who lives or works in Orange County is welcome. RSVP online. orangecountyfoodcouncil.wordpress.com.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 7-8 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-933-1355.

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Amity United Methodist Church, 825 Estes Drive. 888-862-1298.

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

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.

Kids Explore

The Orange County Public Library will host a 45-minute interactive program for ages 5-8 at 4 p.m. at the Main Library, 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough.

Overeaters Anonymous

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

Small dog group

The Chapel Hill Small Dog Meetup Group will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesdays at Southern Village Dog Park, 1000 Dogwood Acres.

‘Ashoan’s Rug’

Piedmont Laureate Carrie Knowles will read from and discuss her book, “Ashoan’s Rug,” at 6:30 p.m. at the Orange County Public Library’s Main Library, 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough.

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.

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.

Support group

SMART Recovery sponsors a free recovery group for drinking and other addictive behaviors at 7:30 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive. trianglesmartrecovery.org.

Wednesday

Small dog group

The Chapel Hill Small Dog Meetup Group will meet at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Southern Village Dog Park, 1000 Dogwood Acres.

Pickleball

Pickleball will be played from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S Estes Drive. Beginners are welcome. For details, email jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

The Carrboro Farmers’ Market is open from 3-6 p.m. Wednesdays in the Carrboro Town Commons, beside Town Hall at 301 W. Main St.

Walking on Wednesdays

The Sierra Club offers a series of one-hour, three-mile walks at 4 p.m. Wednesdays. Walks on the Al Beuhler Trail begin off of Cameron Boulevard, east of Science Drive. bit.ly/1q8uyJZ.

Optimist Club

The Optimist Club of Chapel Hill meets at 5:30 p.m. on the first, second and third Wednesdays of the month at the Bob Evans restaurant, 5419 Chapel Hill Blvd., Durham. New members are welcome.

Doing More with Word

The Chapel Hill Public Library will host a class for new Microsoft Word users from 6-7:30 p.m. at 100 Library Drive. Participants will learn to change toolbars, use more formatting options, make tables and columns and use text boxes and symbols. This class continues from Word Basics.

Holistic Healing

The Holistic Center for Health and Healing will host an educational program on meridian tapping at 6:15 p.m. in meeting room A at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. 919-968-2780.

Open mic

The Sacrificial Poets present a community-wide open mic on the first Wednesday of every month, at 6:30 p.m. at Flyleaf Books, 725 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 919-942-7373, flyleafbooks.com.

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

St. Thomas More Catholic School

An information session with St. Thomas More Catholic School principal Dr. Michael Ashton and a tour of the school will be at 9 a.m., beginning with check-in in the lobby of the school’s Parish Center, at 940 Carmichael St. 919-942-6244.

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.

‘Coping with Dysfunction’

Political analyst Norman Ornstein will discuss “Coping with Dysfunction: How Can the American Political System Emerge from its Morass?” at 5:30 p.m. in Gerrard Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Chess Club

The Orange County Public Library will host an informal group for chess players at 6 p.m. Thursdays at the Main Library, 137 W. Margaret Lane.

Small dog group

The Chapel Hill Small Dog Meetup Group will meet at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Southern Village Dog Park, 1000 Dogwood Acres.

Heart’s Desire: Films for Later Life

The Orange County Department on Aging will host the Heart’s Desire: Films for Later Life film series. “Wadjda” will be screened at 6:30 p.m. at the Robert & Pearl Seymour Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill. www.secondjourney.org/Fall.htm.

Friday

Pickleball

Pickleball will be played from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S Estes Drive. Beginners are welcome. For details, email jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

‘Michael Jordan: The Life’

Roland Lazenby will read from and sign copies of his biography, “Michael Jordan: The Life,” at noon at Bull’s Head Bookshop at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Saturday

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

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.

Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday at 201 S. Estes Drive.

Small dog group

The Chapel Hill Small Dog Meetup Group will meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at Southern Village Dog Park, 1000 Dogwood Acres.

Pickleball

Pickleball will be played from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S Estes Drive. Beginners are welcome. For details, email jamesjwilson1942@gmail.com.

Beautiful You Spa & Nail Studio

The grand opening and ribbon-cutting for Beautiful You Spa & Nail Studio will be from noon to 6 p.m. at 287 East St., suite 421, Pittsboro.

Really Really Free Market

The Really Really Free Market will be at 2 p.m. every first Saturday of the month at the Carrboro Town Commons. carrboro.com/reallyreallyfreemarket.

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