Daybook, March 23

March 22, 2014 

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.

Women’s Voices Chorus and Vox Vivorum Men’s Chorus

Women’s Voices Chorus and Vox Vivorum Men’s Chorus will perform together, with piano music by Deborah Coclanis, at 4 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 30 E. Main St. Admission is free with a suggested $10 donation.

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

Graham Nash at The Regulator

Graham Nash will sign copies of his autobiography, “Wild Tales: A Rock and Roll Life,” at noon at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Durham Rotary Club

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

In the Wings: PlayMakers on ‘Assassins’

Members of the PlayMakers Repertory Company will talk about the production of “Assassins” at 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon, a twelve-step program for relatives and friends of addicts, will meet from 8-9 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3638 Chapel Hill Road. 919-596-2915, nar-anon.org.

Tuesday

Storytime

“Henny” by Elizabeth Rose Stanton and “Bawk and Roll” by Tammi Sauer will be read to kids at 10:30 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

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 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St. 919-683-3013.

Weight loss surgery support group

Duke Regional Hospital will host a support group for people to talk about adjustment before and after weight loss surgery at 6 p.m. at the Duke Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery Durham Clinic, 407 Crutchfield St. This month’s meeting’s subject is cosmetic surgery after weight loss surgery. Register online. dukeregional.org/events.

Meet the Author: Dr. Susan Schneider

East Regional Library will host Dr. Susan Schneider for a discussion of her book, “The Science of Consequences: How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain and Impact Our World,” at 7 p.m. at 211 Lick Creek Lane.

The Dollars and Sense of Charter Schools

Nancy Cox, a Durham Public School Board member, will talk about charter school legislation at 7 p.m. at Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4907 Garrett Road.

Wednesday

‘Pickles and Preserves’

Andrea Weigl will talk about her new cookbook, “Pickles and Preserves,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

Krista Bremer reading and discussion

Krista Bremer will read from and discuss her new book, “My Accidental Jihad,” at 7 p.m. at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, 1317 W. Pettigrew St.

Thursday

Community Luncheon Roundtable

The Religious Coalition for a Nonviolent Durham will host a Community Luncheon Roundtable with Chief Assistant District Attorney Roger Echols Jr. from noon to 1 p.m. at the Shepherd’s House United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 107 N. Driver St.

Nar-Anon

Nar-Anon, a 12-step program for relatives and friends of addicts, will meet from 7-8 p.m. at Immanuel Temple Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2102 S. Alston Ave. 919-383-4236, nar-anon.org.

Friday

CSA Fair

Counter Culture Coffee’s CSA Fair with Walking Fish and Harland’s Creek Organic Farm will be at 11:30 a.m. at Counter Culture’s Durham Training Center, 4911 S. Alston Ave. The fair will give information about the community-supported agriculture model.

Natalie Goldberg at The Regulator

Natalie Goldberg will talk about her book, “Living Color: Painting, Writing and the Bones of Seeing,” at 7 p.m. at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.

‘The Parthenon Enigma’

Joan Breton Connelly will talk about and sign her book, “The Parthenon Enigma,” at 7:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

Saturday

Durham Farmers’ Market

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

Storytime

“How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth” by Michelle Robinson and “Morris... the Downside-Up Bat” by H.R. Karpes will be read to kids at 10:30 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 5400 New Hope Commons.

Straight Talk open house

Straight Talk, a support group for families and friends of incarcerated people, will celebrate the group’s first anniversary with an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 3500 Westgate Drive, suite 405. 919-624-1078.

dtownMARKET

The dtownMARKET, which showcases crafters, designers, vintage tastemakers and more, is from noon to 5 p.m. the last Saturday of every month at Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave. There will be art, fashion and food available for purchase. dtownmarket.com.

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