Durham News: Community

Daybook, June 1


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.

iNSIDEoUT awards banquet

The Regulator Bookshop will host iNSIDEoUT’s Eighth Annual Awards Banquet and Gaiety from 1-4 p.m. at 720 Ninth St. Awards will be given to youth, adults and organizations that have supported lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer youth in the Triangle. The event is free and donations will be accepted. insideout180.org.

Durham Democratic Women

The Durham Democratic Women will host a public meeting from 3-5 p.m. at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road. The guest speaker is N.C. Secretary of State Elaine Marshall. durhamdemwomen.org.

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.


Durham Rotary Club

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

Look Good Feel Better

The American Cancer Society offers Look Good Feel Better, a free program that teaches beauty techniques to women going through chemotherapy or radiation treatments, at 5:30 p.m. in the North Conference Room at Duke Regional Hospital, 3643 N. Roxboro Road. Registration is required. 919-470-7168. dukeregional.org/events.

Bullish on Durham: American Dance Festival

Durham County Library’s Main Library will host Jodee Nimerichter, Allen Roses, Arthur Rogers and Gaspard Louis for a discussion of the American Dance Festival at 7 p.m. at 300 N. Roxboro St. 919-560-0193, durhamcountylibrary.org.

Scene of the Crime book group

The Scene of the Crime book group will meet to talk about “Heat of the Moon” by Sandra Parshall at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.


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.


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.

Adult basketball game

The Carolina Devils will hold pick-up adult wheelchair basketball games from 7-8:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at Braggtown Baptist Church, 3218 N. Roxboro St. RSVP requested. Fiona@bridge2sports.org.

Impromptu Players

Durham County Library’s South Regional Library will host the Impromptu Players for a performance at 7 p.m. at 4505 S. Alston Road. 919-560-7429, durhamcountylibrary.org.


Durham Farmers’ Market

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


Garden discussion

Curator Stefan Bloodworth presents “Walk on the Wild Side” the first Thursday of every month from 11 a.m. to noon in the Blomquist Garden of Native Plants at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens. Cost is $5 for nongarden members. 919-668-1707, gardens.duke.edu.


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.


Blue Devils Toastmasters

The Blue Devils Toastmasters Club meets from noon to 1 p.m. the first and third Friday of every month in Room 203 of the Duke Human Resources Building, 705 Broad St. The club focuses on improving public speaking, communication and leadership skills.


Durham Farmers’ Market

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