Durham News: Community

Daybook, Aug. 24

Sunday

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets at 10 a.m. for newcomers and 10:30 a.m. for regular members in room 220 at Structure House, 3017 Pickett Road. 919-929-9891.

Virtual tour

Durham County Library’s Main Library will host a virtual tour of Durham’s Sister City, Arusha, Tanzania, at 3 p.m. at 300 N. Roxboro St.

River Rhythms! West African Drumming

A weekly drumming group will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. Sundays at Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4907 Garret Road. Meetings are open to the public and beginners are welcome. Contact the group to reserve a loaner drum. 919-644-1335, kathyhopwood@embarqmail.com.

Monday

Durham Rotary Club

The Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Mondays at the Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St.

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon, a twelve-step program for relatives and friends of addicts, will meet from 8-9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.

Tuesday

Story time

Barnes & Noble will host a story time for kids at 10 a.m. at 5400 New Hope Commons.

North Durham Rotary Club

The North Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Parizade Cafe, 2200 W. Main St.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 919-683-3013.

Weight loss surgery support group

Duke Regional Hospital will host a weight loss surgery support group for people to discuss adjustment before and after weight loss surgery at 6 p.m. at the Duke Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery, 407 Crutchfield St. Experts will answer questions at this meeting. Register online. dukeregional.org/events.

Women’s Equality Day

Durham County Library’s Main Library will host a Women’s Equality Day with the Raging Grannies at 7 p.m. at 300 N. Roxboro St.

Wednesday

Durham Farmers’ Market

The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.

South Durham Farmers’ Market

The South Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. in the Greenwood Commons Shopping Center at 5410 N.C. Highway 55.

Candidate forum

North Carolina Central University and the League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham Counties will host a forum for candidates for the N.C. General Assembly who would represent Orange, Durham and Chatham Counties at 6 p.m. in the H.M. Michaux Jr. School of Education Building auditorium at NCCU, 712 Cecil St.

Thursday

‘Ancient Oceans of Central Kentucky’

David Nahm will read from and discuss “Ancient Oceans of Central Kentucky” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon, a 12-step program for relatives and friends of addicts, will meet from 7-8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 S. Alston Ave. 919-383-4236, nar-anon.org.

Saturday

Durham Farmers’ Market

The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.

South Durham Farmers’ Market

The South Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon in the Greenwood Commons Shopping Center at 5410 N.C. Highway 55.

Story time

“Rainbow Fish” by Marcus Pfister and “This is Not My Hat” by Jon Klassen will be read to kids at 10 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

Story time

The Regulator Bookshop will host story time for ages 2-7 from 11-11:30 a.m. Saturdays at 720 Ninth St.

dtownMARKET

The dtownMARKET, which showcases crafters, designers, vintage tastemakers and more, is from noon to 5 p.m. the last Saturday of every month at Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave. There will be art, fashion and food available for purchase. dtownmarket.com.

Durham Chess Club

The Durham Chess Club meets for casual chess from 2-4:30 p.m. Saturdays at the North Regional Library, 221 Milton Road. Sets, boards and instructions are provided. All ages and skill levels are welcome. 919-479-7020, cconero@aol.com.

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