Daybook, Feb. 9

February 8, 2014 

John Brown and his ensemble will play jazz in a free performance at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, 2001 Campus Drive.


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.

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,

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

Duke Regional Hospital will host a support group for stroke survivors and caregivers from 1 to 2:30 Private Dining Room C, 3643 N. Roxboro Road. Registration is required.

Durham residents are invited to talk with City Council members over coffee from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Durham Public Schools Resource Center, 2107 Hillandale Road.

The Durham Photography Club meets the second Monday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St. The first meeting is free, but thereafter there’s a small annual membership fee. 919-668-1707,

Members of the PlayMakers Repertory Company will talk about their production of “Love Alone” by Deborah Salem Smith at 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

A storytelling series for adults will be held at 7 p.m. every second Monday of each month at the Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St. 919-286-2700,

The Triangle Stamp Club meets the second Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Church of the Holy Family, 200 Hayes Road, Chapel Hill.

Nar-Anon, a twelve-step program to help relatives and friends of addicts recover from the effects of living with an addicted relative or friend, will meet from 8 to 9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road. 919-596-2915,

The Durham Center for Senior Life invites seniors to Stay Fit for Life from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of the month at 406 Rigsbee Ave. There will be breakfast, activities and presentations by local professionals in health care. 919-688-8247, ext. 107,

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 to 1:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 919-683-3013.

Diane Ravitch, author of “Reign of Error: The Hoax of Privatization and the Danger to America’s Public Schools,” will speak at 1:30 p.m. at the Holton Career and Resource Center, 401 N. Driver St.

The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University will host a free workshop for teachers on the exhibition “Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist” at 4 p.m. at 2001 Campus Drive. Registration is required.

The Durham Business & Professional Chain will meet for a seminar, “What Color is Your Style: Communicating with Style and Substance,” from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave. Participants will learn about four styles of communication. 919-624-9473.

The third annual Great Durham Pun Championship will be at 7 p.m. at Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave. Tickets cost $5 at Motorco or The Regulator Bookshop at 720 Ninth St.

The N.C. Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program and nonprofit Senior PharmAssist will host a “Welcome to Medicare” seminar for people who will soon be eligible for Medicare from 9 to 11 a.m. in the theatre of the Durham Center for Senior Life, 406 Rigsbee Ave.

Durham residents may apply for the final session of Durham’s Broadband Telecommunications Training Program at an application and interview session from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Walltown Recreation Center, 1308 W. Club Blvd.

The free, 16-week training program will teach skills for full-time jobs in broadband telecommunications. The program is provided by the N.C. Institute of Minority Economic Development and Durham’s Office of Economic and Workforce Development. 919-956-8889,

TRY Coalition meets every second Wednesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Goldenbelt Building 2, 807 E. on the second floor in Neighborhood Improvement Services. 919-491-7811,

The Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter’s support group for people with lupus, their family and caregivers will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Wilson Parlor at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 877-849-8271, ext. 2,,

Writer and clinical psychologist Lucy Daniels will talk about her book, “Walking with Moonshine,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

A survivors of fire and other disasters support group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. the second Thursday of every month in Building Three at the American Red Cross, Central NC Chapter, 4737 University Drive. 919-489-6541, ext. 337 or 333.

Nar-Anon, a 12-step program to help relatives and friends of addicts recover from the effects of living with an addicted relative or friend, will meet from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 S. Alston Ave. 919-383-4236,

Abounding in Grace Christian Church offers a free workshop, “How to Get Out of Debt - Using the Money You Already Have,” at 10 a.m. in the meeting room of La Quinta Inn, 4414 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd. Reservations are requested.

The Durham Farmers’ Market will be open from 10 a.m. to noon at 501 Foster St.

Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University will provide a warm-up activity, paper and drawing supplies for visitors to sketch in the museum at 10 a.m. at 2001 Campus Drive. Do not bring pens, paint or other wet media.

Karema McGhee will give a presentation, “Natural Beauty IS Skin Deep,” about the benefits of a healthy diet on a budget from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. This presentation is the last in the Durham County Library’s Natural Hair Series. Registration is required. 919-560-0122,

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