Durham community events from Sunday, Feb. 21, to Saturday, Feb. 27.
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.
Meet the Author
Dr. Kenneth Janken discusses and signs “The Wilmington Ten” at 3 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
River Rhythms! West African Drumming
A weekly drumming group for adults meets from 6:30-8 p.m. Sundays at Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4907 Garret Road. 919-644-1335, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Durham Rotary Club
The Durham Rotary Club meets at 12:30 p.m. Mondays at the Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St.
‘Journalism at the Crossroads: Americas and Beyond’
The Duke University Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies’ event on journalism in conflict zones starts at 6 p.m. Monday at the John Hope Franklin Center.
“Journalists Are Under Attack in Mexico: Death in Veracruz,” “A Journey To Turkey-Syria Border,” “Inside Cuba” and “UNCENSORED: Narco Journalism” will be shown.
Panel discussions will be noon to 2:45 p.m. Tuesday.
Art with the Experts
Art with the Experts: “A Material Legacy” is at 7 p.m. at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road.
Marshall N. Price and Jessica Kay Ruhle of the Nasher Museum of Art will discuss “A Material Legacy: The Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Collection of Contemporary Art.”
Nar-Anon, a 12-step program for relatives and friends of addicts, meets from 8-9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.
The Durham Twirlers meet for square dancing from 9-11 a.m. Tuesdays at Edison Johnson Park, 500 W. Murray Ave. Singles and couples are welcome. 919-475-9701.
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 meets from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 919-683-3013.
Freeman Hrabowski, president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, will discuss race, academic success and STEM education at 5 p.m. in the Great Hall at the Trent Semans Center at Duke University. Reserve a seat online: bit.ly/20ILuev.
Patricia Bell-Scott will talk about “The Firebrand and the First Lady” at 7 p.m. at Smith Warehouse Garage, 114 S. Buchanan Blvd.
Northgate Mall’s old time, bluegrass and country jam sessions are 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays near the mall’s Center Court, 1058 W. Club Blvd. All musicians are welcome.
Amber Tamblyn reads from “Dark Sparkler” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator, 720 Ninth St.
Community Luncheon Roundtable
The Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham’s Community Luncheon Roundtable is noon to 1 p.m. at Shepherd’s House United Methodist Church. Enter at the back of the church, near the playground, at 107 N. Driver St.
Durham’s Contracting Licensing Requirements and Implementation Seminar is 6-8 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers, 101 City Hall Plaza, on the first floor.
Jedediah Purdy and Jonathan B. Wiener will lead a discussion on climate change in The Regulator’s Community Conversation series. It will be at 7 p.m. at 720 Ninth St.
Lincoln Douglass Event
The Durham Republican Party’s Lincoln Douglass Event is 7-10 p.m. at the Durham Armory, 220 Foster St.
Online registration is required: bit.ly/1QIIvve.
▪ An art and food truck market is open from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays at 214 Hunt St. facebook.com/HuntStMarket.
▪ 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.
▪ The Durham Farmers’ Market is open from 10 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St. durhamfarmersmarket.com.
A blood drive for the American Red Cross will be 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Primal Food and Spirits, 202 W. N.C. Highway 54, suite 107. redcrossblood.org.
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The North Carolina Taxpayer Assistance Center will be open until April 15 in suite 856 at Northgate Mall, 1058 W. Club Blvd., near Entrance Four.
The IRS-sponsored program is part of Reinvestment Partners, Duke University School of Law, North Carolina Central University School of Law and N.C. Legal Aid’s work to provide free tax preparation to North Carolina residents whose income is around $54,000 or below, and who cannot prepare their own tax returns.
Appointments are required. 919-286-1-TAC (1822), nc-tac.com.
Class at SEEDS
A free martial arts and dance class at SEEDS Community Gardens in Durham is looking for new members. The class is led by Thaddeus Bennett. For details or to join, call 919-683-1197 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.