Daybook, Feb. 23

February 22, 2014 

The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University will host a free, open to the public symposium on artist Archibald Motley’s work at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, and from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at 2001 Campus Drive. nasher.duke.edu

COURTESY OF THE NASHER MUSEUM OF ART AT DUKE UNIVERSITY

Sunday

Overeaters Anonymous

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.

Mexican art presentation

Dr. Robert Healy of Duke University will talk about the Taller de Grafica Popular (Workshop of Popular Graphic Art) in Mexico City at 3 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

River Rhythms! West African Drumming

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, kathyhopwood@embarqmail.com.

Monday

Medicare seminar

Senior PharmAssist and the N.C. Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program will host a “Welcome to Medicare” seminar for people who will soon be eligible for Medicare from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Durham Center for Senior Life, 406 Rigsbee Ave. Please register in advance. 919-688-4772.

Durham Rotary Club

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

‘Archives of Knowledge in an Age of Transition’

Arndt Engelhardt will present “Archives of Knowledge in an Age of Transition: The Encyclopaedia Judaica 1928-1934” at 5:30 p.m. in Hyde Hall at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Nar-Anon

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, nar-anon.org.

Tuesday

Forensic February

Kids will learn about crime scene investigation at the Museum of Life and Science by studying insects from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, through Saturday, March 1, at 433 W. Murray Ave. Activities are free; museum admission costs $14 for adults, $11 for seniors and $10 for ages 3-12.

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

Overeaters Anonymous meets from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 919-683-3013.

Thursday

Community Luncheon Roundtable

The Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham will host Scott Holmes for a Community Luncheon Roundtable from noon to 1 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at Shepherds House United Methodist Church, 107 N. Driver St. Lunch is provided and anyone is welcome.

Nar-Anon

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, nar-anon.org.

Friday

Archibald Motley symposium

The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University will host a scholarly symposium for the exhibition “Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist,” beginning with a presentation on “Archibald Motley and Bronzeville” at 6 p.m. at 2001 Campus Drive. The symposium is free and open to anyone. nasher.duke.edu.

Sarah Sharma at The Regulator

Sarah Sharma will talk about her new book, “In the Meantime: Temporality and Cultural Politics,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Saturday

Archibald Motley symposium

The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University will continue the scholarly symposium for the exhibition “Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist,” from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 2001 Campus Drive. The symposium is free and open to anyone. nasher.duke.edu.

Durham Farmers’ Market

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

'Cat in the Hat'

Northgate Mall will host "The Cat in the Hat" at 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 at 1058 W. Club Blvd. Stadium 10 Theaters at the mall will screen a 30-minute animated "Cat in the Hat" movie at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 for $1.

Storytime

“The Lorax” by Dr. Seuss will be read to kids at 10:30 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

LEGO building

Barnes & Noble will host The LEGO Movie Building Event for ages 4 and older at 11 a.m. at 5400 New Hope Commons. Kids age 4 and older will build scenes from “The Lego Movie.”

Please send announcements two weeks before your event to durham@newsobserver.com.

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