Chapel Hill: Community

Daybook, Oct. 26

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.

‘Linking Liberation Struggles’

Panelists will present “Linking Liberation Struggles: The Quest for a Just Peace in Israel, Palestine, and Beyond” from 2:30-5:30 p.m. in the FedEx Global Education Center, 301 Pittsboro St. bit.ly/1uL58V2.

Chapel Hill Philharmonia

The Chapel Hill Philharmonia will present a free concert for children at 3 p.m. in Kenan Music Rehearsal Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 919 493-5491, chapelhillphilharmonia.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.

Solarize Orange

A free information session on Solarize Orange will be at 7 p.m. in the Hanes Auditorium at Chapel Hill High School, 1709 High School Road, Chapel Hill. solarizenc.org/hillsborough.

Chapel Hill Bird Club

The Chapel Hill Bird Club’s monthly meeting will be at 7:30 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive, Chapel Hill. Tom Driscoll will share photos and stories of his trip to Uganda. Admission is free and the public is invited.

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

Chapel Hill Garden Club

The Chapel Hill Garden Club will meet with new members and guests at 9:30 a.m. and a presentation by David Pike of Witherspoon Rose Culture will begin at 10 a.m. in the Reeves Auditorium in the Education Center of the North Carolina Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill. Visitors are welcome.

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.

Lizzie Stark at Bull’s Head Bookshop

Lizzie Stark will discuss her book, “Pandora’s DNA: Tracing the Breast Cancer Gene Through History, Science and One Family Tree,” at 3:30 p.m. at Bull’s Head Bookshop at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. on.fb.me/1D1VKRh.

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.

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.

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.

PowerPoint Basics

The Chapel Hill Public Library will host a class for new users of Microsoft PowerPoint from 6-7:30 p.m. at 100 Library Drive.

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

Friends of the Downtown

Roger Waldon, former planning director of the town of Chapel Hill, will speak with the Friends of the Downtown. The meeting begins with coffee and conversation at 9:30 a.m. and the speaker at 10 a.m. at DSI Comedy Theater, 462 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. franklinstreetusa.com.

Edward Jones office opening

A ribbon-cutting for the new office of Pat Phelan of Edward Jones will be at 10 a.m. at 77 Vilcom Center Drive, unit 160, Chapel Hill.

Stalwarts of the Southern Garden: William Bartram and the Oakleaf Hydrangea

Dorinda Dallmeyer will give a presentation on William Bartram’s study of the oakleaf hydrangea from noon to 1 p.m. at the North Carolina Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill. Registration is required. 919-962-0522, ncbg.unc.edu/bartram.

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.

Photographer/Publisher: A Panel Discussion of the Indie Photobook Boom

Artists and collectors will discuss photobooks. The event begins with a viewing of photobooks from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library’s collection at 5 p.m. in the Sloane Art Library, a reception at 5:45 p.m. and the program at 6:15 p.m. in the Ackland Art Museum at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. library.unc.edu.

‘Bully’ screening

The Family Advocacy Network and A.L. Stanback Middle School will screen the documentary “Bully” from 6-8:30 p.m. at 3700 N.C. 86 South, Hillsborough. Register in advance. mhatriangle.org.

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

Blood drive

Orange Water and Sewer Authority will host a blood drive for the American Red Cross from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the lower floor of the Administration Building, 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro. redcrossblood.org.

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 9 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.

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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