North Raleigh: Community

Daybook: Feb. 21-March 1

Sunday

See Spot Read

Children can practice their reading skills with therapy dogs from See Spot Read from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Author Event

Ross Howell Jr. will present “Forsaken” at 2 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh.

Yoga Class

You Call This Yoga will host a free drop-in yoga class from 11 a.m. to noon at Lululemon Athletica, 4421 Six Forks Road, Raleigh.

Natural Explorations

Participants can learn how to identify trees by recognizing their bark and buds from 11 a.m. to noon at Historic Yates Mill County Park, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh. The free event is for ages 7 and older. Pre-registration is required.

Monday

Yoga Class

Holy Yoga Raleigh hosts a yoga class for all skill levels from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Mondays at Grace Community Church, 6561 Meridian Drive, Raleigh. Donations are accepted. For more information, 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 2 to 5 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Yoga Classes

You Call This Yoga will host an adaptive yoga class for all skill sets from noon to 1:15 p.m. at Ladies Fitness & Wellness, 6516 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh. A minimum donation of $5 is required.

The group will also host YogaFest Raleigh from 6 to 7:15 p.m. at The Glenwood Club, 3300 Women’s Club Drive, Raleigh. Participants can choose one of two classes. Admission costs $5. To register, go to www.eventbrite.com/e/yogafest-raleigh-2016-tickets-20744386017.

Tuesday

Financing Options for Small Business

Aspiring entrepreneurs can learn an overview of financing for new or existing businesses from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at North Regional Library, 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh.

Relay for Life Rally

A Relay for Life team rally will take place at 6:30 p.m. at The Factory, 1839 S. Main St., Wake Forest. All are welcome to attend. For details, contact Laura Gurisko at laura.gurisko@cancer.org or Marty Coward at 919-792-0316.

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 to 12:30 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For details, contact Wake Tech at 919-532-5696.

Classic Movies at the Library

Cameron Village Regional Library will show the movie “Sherlock Holmes” starring Basil Rathbone at 10:30 a.m. at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. Participants can discuss the film and why the “world’s greatest detective” has endured for so long. Registration is requested.

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.

Business Counseling

Representatives from the Service Corps of Retired Executives will offer free and confidential counseling to new and existing business owners from 4 to 7 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. To make an appointment, call SCORE at 919-856-4739.

Teen Scene

Students in grades six through 10 can make modern art postcards with oil pastels, watercolors and more from 4 to 5 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Thursday

Teen Scene: Blackout Poetry

Students in grades six through 10 can create their own poetry on old books by marking out the words they don’t need from 6 to 7 p.m. at North Regional Library, 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh.

Introduction to Finding Jobs Using Reference USA

Library visitors can learn about Reference USA, a database for business and consumer research, and how it can be helpful for students and job-seekers from 3 to 4 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Music Event

William Henry Curry, resident conductor of the North Carolina Symphony, will present “Reflection: 20 Years with the North Carolina Symphony” at 7 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave. Raleigh.

Friday

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 noon and 1:30 to 5 p.m. at Cameron Village Regional Library, 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh.

Yoga Classes

You Call This Yoga will host a free gentle mat yoga class for all skill levels from 11 a.m. to noon at Humana community center, 8800 Harvest Oaks Drive, Suite 100, Raleigh. Participants should arrive early.

The group will also host a free yoga class for the core from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m. at Ladies Fitness & Wellness, 6516 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh. To register, call 919-845-9200.

Author Event

Robin Moore will present “In Search of Lost Frogs: The Quest to Find the World’s Rarest Amphibians” at 7 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Local poetry group “Why Frogs Matter” will introduce the program.

Yates By Night

Visitors can gather around a fire on “Tell A Fairy Tale Day” to hear some tall tales and local legends and share stories of their own while roasting s’mores from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Historic Yates Mill County Park, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh. The event is for ages 6 and older. The cost is $5 per family or $3 per person. Pre-registration is required.

Saturday

Wake Forest Farmers’ Market

The Wake Forest Farmers’ Market is open from 10 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 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturdays at Grace Community Church, 6561 Meridian Drive, Raleigh. Donations are accepted. For details, email maryparsons@holyyoga.net.

Author Event

Poets Betty Adcock, John Balaban and Kelly Michels will present their work at 4 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh.

Community Shred Event

Triangle Real Estate Group will host a paper-shredding event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at its office, 6739 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh. The event is free and open to the public.

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