A book sale fundraiser for the Prison Books Collective is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro. prisonbooks.info.
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.
Meet to send books to people in prison from 1-4 p.m. Sundays at 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro. prisonbooks.info.
Overeaters Anonymous meets from 4-5 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-360-3789.
A closing reception for artist Jacques Menache’s work at Cafe Symmetry is 5:30-7:30 p.m. at 200 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro.
Artwork sales will raise money for Menache to participate in an artist in residency program at Surel’s Place. surelsplace.org.
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 Cafe, an informal drop-in for breastfeeding moms, is from 1-2 p.m. at the Red Hen, University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive.
Women 55 and older walk trails in Meadowmont at 3:30 p.m. 919-967-4054, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Public information meeting
The town of Chapel Hill will host a public information meeting on proposed Neighborhood Character Standards from 6-7:15 p.m. in the Council Chamber of Town Hall, 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. bit.ly/1DceCn5.
Anorexia Bulimia Anonymous
Anorexia Bulimia Anonymous, a 12-step program for people with eating disorders, meets 7-8 p.m. Mondays in room 17 at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive, Chapel Hill. triangleaba.wix.com/meeting.
Overeaters Anonymous meets from 7-8 p.m. at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-259-2843.
Gamblers Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Amity United Methodist Church, 825 Estes Drive. Call Tom at 919-460-9039.
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.
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.
UNC Student Stores’ 100th anniversary
UNC Student Stores celebrates its 100th anniversary, starting at noon in the Daniels Building at UNC-Chapel Hill.
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.
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.
Overeaters Anonymous meets from 6-7 p.m. at Evergreen United Methodist Church, U.S. 15-501. 919-933-1355.
A Meditation 101 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.
The Chapel Hill Zen Center hosts a group with a Buddhist perspective on twelve-step programs at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at 5322 N.C. Highway 86. Meetings begin with 20 minutes of silent meditation. 919-265-7600, ZenandRecovery@gmail.com.
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.
Carrboro Farmers’ Market
The Carrboro Farmers’ Market will be open from 3-6 p.m. at 301 W. Main St.
People of Color Meditation Group
The People of Color Meditation Group meets 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Chapel Hill Zen Center, 5322 N.C. Highway 86. For details, email Conal or Kriti: email@example.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.
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.
‘Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton’
The book launch of illustrated children’s book “Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton” by Don Tate, a book about “The Hope of Liberty” poet George Moses Horton, is at 5 p.m. in the Wilson Special Collections Library at UNC-Chapel Hill.
Bolin Creek Trail Construction Walk
Learn about construction in the Bolin Creek Trail expansion project on a walk at 5:30 p.m. at Umstead Park, 399 Umstead Drive. arcg.is/1FYDI7E.
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.
New Hope Audubon Society
The New Hope Audubon Society’s annual potluck and monthly meeting is at 6:30 p.m. at the N.C. Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill. Bring a dish to share, cutlery, cups and dishes. You may also bring 10-12 photos or slides of nature or the environment to share. All are welcome.
Orange County Arts Commission anniversary
The Orange County Arts Commission’s 30th anniversary celebration starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Richard Whitted Meeting Facility, 300 W. Tryon St.
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.
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.
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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: email@example.com.