North Raleigh: Community

Daybook: Dec. 27

Sunday

Sensory Fun Days

The Flaherty Park Community Center will host free open play time for children with special needs in the indoor gym facility from 3 to 5 p.m. at 1226 N. White St., Wake Forest. The event is for children ages 18 months to 13 years and their families. A parent or caretaker must accompany each child.

Monday

Yoga Class

Holy Yoga Raleigh hosts a yoga class from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Mondays at Grace Community Church, 6561 Meridian Drive, Raleigh. Donations are accepted. For details, email dianestakoe@holyyoga.net.

Resume and Job-Search Assistance

An employment professional will help participants organize a job search, prepare resumes and cover letters, identify job leads, complete applications and prepare for interviews during a drop-in program from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 to 5 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Wednesday

Job-Search Assistance

An instructor from Wake Tech Community College will help qualified participants organize a job search, prepare resumes and cover letters, identify job leads, complete applications and prepare for interviews from 9:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For details, contact Wake Tech at 919-532-5696.

Resume and Job-Search Assistance

An employment professional will help participants organize a job search, prepare resumes and cover letters, identify job leads, complete applications and prepare for interviews during a drop-in program from 2 to 5 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Fossil Fundamentals

Families can start their own fossil collection as they explore the basics of fossils from 2 to 3 p.m. at Blue Jay Point County Park, 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh. The program is most appropriate for families with children ages 5 and older. The cost is $3 per person or $5 per family. Pre-registration is required.

Saturday

Wake Forest Farmers’ Market

The Wake Forest Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday at the Renaissance Plaza, 405 S. Brooks St. For details, go to WakeForestFarmersMarket.org.

Raleigh Flea Market

The Raleigh Flea Market is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday at the N.C. State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh.

Plantation Point Farmers Market

The Plantation Point Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday at 3351 Cypress Plantation Drive, Raleigh.

Yoga Class

Holy Yoga Raleigh hosts a yoga class from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Saturdays at Grace Community Church, 6561 Meridian Drive, Raleigh. Donations are accepted. For details, email dianestakoe@holyyoga.net.

A Side of History: New Year Celebrations

Participants can learn about new year traditions around the world and make a Chinese New Year lantern to take home from 11 a.m. to noon at Historic Yates Mill County Park, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh. The event is most appropriate for families with children age 5 and older. The cost is $3 per person or $5 per family. Pre-registration is required.

Natural Explorations: Winter Wonders

Participants can go on a short hike to discover where wildlife takes cover when it’s cold from 1 to 2 p.m. at Historic Yates Mill County Park, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh. The event is free and appropriate for all ages. Pre-registration is required.

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