Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Public Works Operation Center, 1100 Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. redcrossblood.org.
Durham Farmers’ Market
The Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
Lupus support group
A support group for people with lupus, their family and caregivers meets from 6-7:30 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church Wilson Parlor, 305 E. Main St. Drop-ins are welcome. 877-849-8271, extension 1, email@example.com, lupusnc.org.
A panel discussion on education will be 8:30-10 a.m. at Durham Technical Community College’s Orange County campus, 525 College Park Road, Hillsborough.
Donate blood to the American Red Cross from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Lincoln Community Health Center, 1301 Fayetteville St. redcrossblood.org.
Healthy Snacks and Lunches Demo Night
Register for the Healthy Snacks and Lunches Demo Night by Friday, Aug. 14: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kohl’s Bull City Fit’s event for parents and kids, ages 5 and older, will be 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19, at Edison Johnson Recreation Center, 500 W. Murray Ave.
The Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
The South Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon in the Greenwood Commons Shopping Center at 5410 N.C. Highway 55.
Northgate Mall and Durham County Library’s MakerDay Discovery Nook event with 3D printing will be from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at 1058 W. Club Blvd. bit.ly/1viVXS9.
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, email@example.com.
Please send announcements two weeks before your event to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Classes for parents
The Family Advocacy Network at Mental Health America of the Triangle offers classes in Common Sense Parenting, developed by Boys Town. Registration and training materials are free. Childcare is not provided for the classes.
A class for Spanish-speaking parents is from 9-11 a.m. Wednesdays, Aug. 19 through Sept. 23. The location has not been chosen yet. Register by Sunday, Aug. 16. 919-519-2406, email@example.com.
A class in English for parents is from 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, Aug. 20 through Sept. 24. The location has not been chosen yet. Register by Monday, Aug. 17. 919-942-8083, extension 2, firstname.lastname@example.org.