A Tanglewood Puppets show for children is 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 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.
Chapel Hill hosts a meetiong on the effect of North Carolina Senate Bill 25 on Neighborhood Conservation Districts from 5-6:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber at Town Hall, 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. bit.ly/1zMVKHV.
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.
Friends of the Downtown
The Friends of the Downtown meet at 9:30 a.m. at The Franklin Hotel, at 311 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.
Orange Water and Sewer Authority’s blood drive is 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the lower floor of OWASA’s Administration Building, 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro.
To make an appointment, use sponsor code “OWASA” at redcrossblood.org. Walk-ins are welcome after noon.
Downtown Pop Up Farmers’ Market
The Downtown Pop Up Farmers’ Market is open from noon to 2 p.m. Thursdays at 140 W. Franklin Plaza.
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.
Triangle Weavers Guild
The Triangle Weavers Guild’s annual show and tell meeting is at 7 p.m. at the Seymour Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill. Members will share their work from the summer. Visitors are welcome. triangleweavers.org.
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.
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.
Cellar to Table
The Cellar to Table benefit for TABLE will be at 6:30 p.m. at The Root Cellar Cafe & Catering, 750 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill. Dinner costs $80. rootcellartotable.com.
A Zumba session is 7:30-9 p.m. at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St. Admission is $3.
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.
A book sale fundraiser for the Prison Books Collective is 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro. prisonbooks.info.
Heart Strings Mandarin
A Chinese music and movement class for ages 6 and younger by Heart Strings Mandarin will be at 11 a.m. at Kidzu Children’s Museum, 291 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. Call to register: 919-968-2778.
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▪ Registration for seniors and retirees for Peer Learning classes is now open. A $25 fee covers ten classes and social groups. Classes will be at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive, Chapel Hill. 919-942-3044, peerlearningofchapelhill.com.
▪ Registration for Shared Learning of Chapel Hill courses is open. The 12-week courses will meet mornings at Celebration Assembly of God Church, 114 Weaver Dairy Road, Chapel Hill. There is a $50 annual membership fee. 919-932-7356, 703-329-2933, sharedlearningchapelhill.com.
▪ N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and the Chatham County Center of North Carolina Extension Service host a series of free workshops for local landowners. Workshops will be on Oct. 28, Nov. 16 and Jan. 9. Register by email with “wildlife” in the subject line: firstname.lastname@example.org.