Claude AnShin Thomas, Zen priest and author, will speak at 10:30 a.m. at the Chapel Hill Zen Center, 5322 N.C. Highway 86, Chapel Hill. chzc.org
Ice Cream Day
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Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at 1 p.m. at Maple View Farm, 3111 Dairyland Road, Hillsborough. Live music, food trucks, ice cream (cash only), lawn games, children’s activities and more will be featured. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. A portion of sales will benefit area children’s hospice programs. For more information: bit.ly/29Cs5q5.
Curious about the value of a family heirloom, collectible or special piece of jewelry? Visit the Reclamation Roadshow from 1:30-4 p.m. at Reclamation, 102 Hillsboro St., Pittsboro. Free. Limited to one hand-carried item per person. Refreshments will be served. For more information: 919-200-2176, bit.ly/29JtdMh.
Get ready for National Dance Day! Learn this year's dance routine from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Orange County Main Library, 137 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. Then return at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 30, for the library’s free National Dance Day celebration. For all ages. 919-245-2525, bit.ly/29ubV6z
An informational seminar on Medicare is from 1-3 p.m. at Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. To register, call 919-968-2070.
The Chapel Hill Public Library presents a performance of “The Magic of African Rhythms” at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. in Meeting Room B of the library, 100 Library Drive. Recommended for ages 4 and older. For more information: bit.ly/29Smcrr.
The Carrboro Farmers’ Market is open from 3-6 p.m. in the Carrboro Town Commons beside Town Hall, 301 W. Main St. carrborofarmersmarket.com
The West End Summer Film Series continues at 7 p.m. at West End Wine Bar, 450 W. Franklin St. The free series, which screens short films from area filmmakers, runs every Wednesday through Aug. 31. For more information about upcoming films, go to bit.ly/1U465qA.
A rabies vaccination clinic is from 3-5 p.m. at the Orange County Animal Services Center, 1601 Eubanks Road, Chapel Hill. Cost: $10. Dogs must be on a leash and cats must be in a carrier. For more information: 919-942-7387 or bit.ly/1MOnEY1.
Southern movie series
The Southern Culture Movie Series closes out this year’s program with a screening of the film “Looking for Ms. Locklear” at 6:30 p.m. in Room 116 in Murphey Hall, Lenoir Drive, UNC-Chapel Hill. Free. For more information, go to unc.live/1r5GAeh.
Movie at library
The Chatham Community Library shows family-friendly movies at 1 p.m. every Thursday in the meeting room of the library, 197 Highway 87 N., Pittsboro. Free. For more information, call 919-545-8085. bit.ly/29DB7cu
Family Movie Matinee
“Norm of the North,” rated PG, will be shown at 2 p.m. in Meeting Room B at Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive. Free. For more information and a list of upcoming films: bit.ly/1OduxqA.
Fridays on the Front Porch
Counter Clockwise performs from 5-8 p.m. as part of the Fridays on the Front Porch series at the Carolina Inn, 211 Pittsboro St., Chapel Hill. Food trucks will be on site. For a complete schedule of events, go to bit.ly/1wvnmdm.
Join historian/archaeologist Ken Ostrand for a tour of Old Town Cemetery in Hillsborough from 10 a.m. to noon. Established in 1757, the cemetery is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is among North Carolina’s oldest and most historic burial grounds.
Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased in advance at the Hillsborough Visitors Center, 150 E. King St., or by calling 919-732-7741. The tour will meet at the cemetery entrance, between 102 and 110 W. Tryon St. A portion of proceeds will support cemetery restoration efforts. bit.ly/29EkVm4
A computer class on how to search for a job and write a resume is from 10-11 a.m. at the Cybrary, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. Registration required; call 919-918-7387. For more information, go to bit.ly/29xip1k.
Quinn Colson novel
Author Ace Atkins discusses his latest Quinn Colson Southern crime novel, “The Innocents,” at 11 a.m. at McIntyre’s Books, 220 Market St., Fearrington Village. 919-542-3030, bit.ly/29E99rw
On-street metered parking is free on Saturdays in downtown Chapel Hill throughout July. The usual two-hour limit for metered parking still will be in effect. Parking at town decks and surface parking lots is not included.
Applications for the 2016-17 residential parking district permits are being accepted at the Parking Office at Chapel Hill Police Headquarters, 828 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. The current permits expire at the end of July. Cost: $25. For more information, call 919-968-2758, email email@example.com or visit townofchapelhill.org/parking.
Storytime and activities for children ages 2 to 5 years old is at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays at the Carrboro Branch Library, 900 Old Fayetteville Road, Chapel Hill.
▪ The Carrboro Farmers’ Market is open from 7 a.m. to noon in the Carrboro Town Commons beside Town Hall, 301 W. Main St. Free food waste drop-off every Saturday through September. Bring food scraps (veggie and all meat, bones and dairy) and food-related paper (paper napkins and paper plates) to be composted. carrborofarmersmarket.com
▪ The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon outside University Place, 201 S. Estes Drive. thechapelhillfarmersmarket.com
▪ The Hillsborough Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon in the parking lot of the Hillsborough campus of UNC Hospital, 430 Waterstone Drive. hillsboroughfarmersmarket.org
Please send calendar items to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Find a list of support groups with the Daybook calendar under the community tab at chapelhillnews.com.
▪ 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 1-4 p.m. Sundays at 621 Hillsborough Road, Carrboro. prisonbooks.info.
▪ Overeaters Anonymous meets 4-5 p.m. Sundays at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. 919-360-3789.
▪ Breastfeeding Cafe, an informal drop-in for breastfeeding moms, is 10-11 a.m. Mondays at the Red Hen, University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive.
▪ A yoga class by the UNC Comprehensive Cancer Support Program for people with cancer, caregivers and cancer survivors is 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mondays at Carolina Pointe II, 6011 Farrington Road. Each class costs $5. unclineberger.org.
▪ Women 55 and older walk trails in Meadowmont at 3:30 p.m. Mondays. 919-967-4054, email@example.com.
▪ 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. Mondays at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road: 919-259-2843. Meetings are also held from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays at Evergreen United Methodist Church, U.S. 15-501: 919-933-1355. Another group meets 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Carrboro United Methodist Church, 200 Hillsborough Road. This group meets in the white building beside the main church building, directly across from Looking Glass Cafe.
▪ Gamblers Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. Mondays at Amity United Methodist Church, 825 Estes Drive. Call Tom at 919-460-9039.
▪ A 12-step program for relatives and friends of addicts meets 8-9 p.m. Mondays 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.
▪ A needlework group that creates knitted and crocheted items for charities meets 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill, in Meeting Room A or C. firstname.lastname@example.org.
▪ Residents 50 and up play bingo from 2-3:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 919-918-7364.
▪ 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 recovery group with a Buddhist perspective on 12-step programs at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at 5322 N.C. 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. Tuesdays at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive. 919-533-9510.
▪ The Optimist Club of Chapel Hill meets at 5:30 p.m. on the first, second and third Wednesdays of the month at the Bob Evans restaurant, 5419 Chapel Hill Blvd., Durham. New members are welcome.
▪ The People of Color Meditation Group meets 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Chapel Hill Zen Center, 5322 N.C. 86. For details, email Conal or Kriti: email@example.com.
▪ 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.
▪ The Planting Seeds Sangha group meets to study and practice the Buddha’s teachings on mindfulness and meditation from 7:30-9 p.m. Wednesdays at the Church of the Advocate, 8410 Merin Road, Chapel Hill. Newcomers are welcome and no experience is necessary. plantingseedssangha.org.
▪ 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.
To add your club to the calendar or update your group’s meeting time or location, send information two weeks in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org.