Chapel Hill: Community

Daybook, Jan. 25

The North Carolina Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division’s annual Ask a Lawyer Day will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. 919-968-2780.
The North Carolina Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division’s annual Ask a Lawyer Day will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. 919-968-2780. NEWS & OBSERVER FILE PHOTO

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.

Blood donations

Donate blood to the American Red Cross from noon to 4:30 p.m. at Union Grove United Methodist Church, 6407 Union Grove Church Road, Hillsborough. redcrossblood.org.

Prison Books

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

College application information

The Chapel Hill Public Library will host a presentation by Cynthia West for parents about college applications at 2 p.m. in meeting room B at 100 Library Drive. 919-968-2780.

‘Traces of the Trade’

The United Church of Chapel Hill will host a discussion on race with James DeWolf Perry, executive director of the Tracing Center, at 3 p.m. at 1321 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 919-942-3540, unitedchurch.org, tracingcenter.org.

Overeaters Anonymous

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

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.

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 Main Library will host a class for people learning to use computers, email, tablets, smartphones and other devices and programs from 4-6 p.m. at 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. Six computers are available for participants.

‘Choosing One's Way: Resistance in Auschwitz’

The Chapel Hill-Durham Holocaust Speakers Bureau will screen the 30-minute film “Choosing One's Way: Resistance in Auschwitz,” narrated by Ellen Burstyn, at 7 p.m. at The Cedars of Chapel Hill, 100 Cedar Club Circle. sharonhalperin88@gmail.com.

Overeaters Anonymous

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

Chapel Hill Bird Club

The Chapel Hill Bird Club will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive, Chapel Hill. Kim Brand will speak on bird-friendly gardening. Admission is free and anyone is welcome.

Gamblers Anonymous

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

‘Golde and Her Daughters’

Elissa Bemporad will speak on “Golde and Her Daughters: Soviet Jewish Women and the Schizophrenic Model of Acculturation” at 7:30 p.m. at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill. jewishstudies.unc.edu.

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 for a program by George Barrett, owner of Stonybrook Metal Shop, on architectural, artistic and historical reproduction work in Reeves Auditorium at the North Carolina Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road. The meeting begins with social time at 9:30 a.m. and the program at 10 a.m.

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.

‘Memory and Survival of the Holocaust’

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will host a discussion, “Memory and Survival of the Holocaust: Everyday Life in the Terezin Camp in Czechoslovakia,” at 5:30 p.m. in the University Room in Hyde Hall. jewishstudies.unc.edu. For a map of the talk’s location, go to bit.ly/1xDWLfT.

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.

Support groups

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.

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

Caregivers support group

The UNC Division of Geriatric Medicine and Charles House Association holds a caregivers support group meeting every fourth Wednesday from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont. 919-967-7570, paul@charleshouse.org.

Job fair

A job fair for Morinaga America Foods in Mebane will be at 5 p.m. in room 201 at Durham Technical Community College’s Orange County Campus, 525 College Park Road, Hillsborough. The company is looking for materials handlers, warehouse technicians, production operators, production supervisors and quality technicians. Bring a résumé.

How to Manage Your Investment Portfolio Yourself

The Main Library will host a presentation on managing investments at 6:30 p.m. at 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. No experience or education is required for the discussion; more experienced investors are also welcome.

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.

‘Out of Reach’

Healthy Carolinians of Orange County will host a screening of “Out of Reach,” a documentary about prescription medication abuse made by a teen filmmaker, at 7 p.m. at Chapel Hill High School, at 1709 High School Road. A panel discussion will follow. Call Ashley Mercer to RSVP. 919-245-2440.

Thursday

Friends of the Downtown

The Friends of the Downtown will meet to celebrate the Carolina Brewery’s 20th anniversary with breakfast at 9:30 a.m. and a speaker at 10 a.m. at 460 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.

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.

Job fair

A job fair for Morinaga America Foods in Mebane will be at 1 p.m. in room 201 at Durham Technical Community College’s Orange County Campus, 525 College Park Road, Hillsborough. The company is looking for materials handlers, warehouse technicians, production operators, production supervisors and quality technicians. Bring a résumé.

Weatherspoon Lecture

Washington Post columnist and novelist David Ignatius will give the annual Weatherspoon Lecture at 5:30 p.m. in Koury Auditorium at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School. He will discuss “Foreigh Affairs - How to Fix the World.” To register, email kfbsrsvp@unc.edu.

‘Cedars in the Pines’

The documentary “Cedars in the Pines: The Lebanese in North Carolina” will be screened at 6 p.m. in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium in the FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. global.unc.edu.

Chess Club

The Main Library will host a Chess Club meeting from 6-7 p.m. on the second floor of the library at 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough.

‘Out of Reach’

Healthy Carolinians of Orange County will host a screening of “Out of Reach,” a documentary about prescription medication abuse made by a teen filmmaker, at 7 p.m. at C.W. Stanford Middle School, 308 Orange High School Road, Hillsborough. A panel discussion will follow. Call Ashley Mercer to RSVP. 919-245-2440.

Friday

Blood donations

Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Orange High School, 500 Orange High School Road, Hillsborough. redcrossblood.org.

Saturday

Farmers’ markets

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

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.

Ask A Lawyer Day

The North Carolina Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division’s annual Ask a Lawyer Day will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Anyone is welcome to ask local lawyers about any topic or speak one-on-one. 919-968-2780.

Community Workshop Series

The Cybrary will host Email Basics, a class in a series for people who are beginning to learn to use computers, from 10-11 a.m. at 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. Register at the Cybrary or by calling 919-918-7387.

Story time

The Carrboro Branch Library will host story time for ages 2-5 at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays in January at 900 Old Fayetteville Road, Chapel Hill.

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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