Chapel Hill: Community

Daybook, Oct. 19

The Handmade Parade of art, public theater and music starts at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, in downtown Hillsborough.  hillsboroughartscouncil.org.
The Handmade Parade of art, public theater and music starts at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, in downtown Hillsborough. hillsboroughartscouncil.org. COURTESY OF THE HILLSBOROUGH ARTS COUNCIL

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.

Mountains-to-Sea Trail

A celebration and ceremony for a completed section of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail will be at 1 p.m. at the West Point on the Eno Amphitheater. ncmst.org.

Prison Books

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

Ethical Humanist Society of the Triangle

Dale McGowan, author of “Parenting Beyond Belief,” will speak at the meeting of the Ethical Humanist Society of the Triangle at 1:30 p.m. at Extraordinary Ventures, 200 S. Elliott Road, Chapel Hill. ncethicalsociety.org/calendar.

Handmade Parade

The Handmade Parade will begin at 2:30 p.m. on Margaret Lane and Court Street in downtown Hillsborough. The parade will end with a grand finale at the Burwell School Historic Site, 319 N. Churton St. hillsboroughartscouncil.org.

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.

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.

‘Tobe’ exhibition and discussion

The Wilson Special Collections Library of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will host a viewing of the exhibition “Where is ‘Tobe?’ Unfolding Stories of Childhood, Race and Rural Life in North Carolina” at 5 p.m. A panel discussion with people who appeared in the book, their descendants, neighbors and people involved in the book’s creation will follow at 5:30 p.m. bit.ly/1vin3pT.

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.

Carrboro Branch Adult Book Club

The club will meet to discuss “The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane” by Katherine Howe at 6:30 p.m. at 900 Old Fayetteville Road, Chapel Hill. 919-969-3006, orangecountync.gov/library.

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.

Seeing the Forest with the Trees Along the Bartram Trail

Steph Jeffries and Tom Wentworth of N.C. State University will discuss the Bartram Trail from noon to 1 p.m. at the North Carolina Botanical Garden. Bring lunch. Registration is required. 919-962-0522, ncbg.unc.edu.

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.

Doing More With Excel

The Chapel Hill Public Library will host a class for new Microsoft Excel users, a sequel to Excel Basics, from 6-7:30 p.m. at 100 Library Drive.

Affordable Care Act information

The League of Women Voters of Orange/Durham/Chatham Counties will host Getting Enrolled or Re-Enrolled: The Affordable Care Act from 7-8:30 p.m. in meeting room A of the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. 919-968-2780.

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

Shred-a-Thon

Shred receipts, old tax documents and other documents at Chapel Hill’s from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot at University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive. There is a limit of five banker boxes or bags of paper per person. 919-932-2929.

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

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.

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.

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.

Orange County Department on Aging Housing Expo

The Orange County Department on Aging Housing Expo will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Robert & Pearl Seymour Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill.

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