Community calendar: June 2-8

June 1, 2013 

Sunday

Free Concert

Local musicians Bruce Emory and Roland Hill will perform hits from the 1960s at 2 p.m. at the Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.

Kids Together Celebration

A birthday celebration for the Kids Together playground will be from 3 to 5 p.m. at Marla Dorrel Park, 111 Thurston Drive, Cary. The event will feature craft-making, a parade through the park, the Kids Together dragon mascot, story time and refreshments. For information, email kidstogether@nc.rr.com.

Tuesday

Cary Farmers Market

The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open from 2 to 6 p.m. at 301 S. Academy St. For details, visit caryfarmersmarket.com.

Wednesday

Fuquay-Varina Farmers Market

The Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 3 to 6 p.m. at Centennial Square on the corner of North Main and East Academy streets. For details, visit growers-market.org.

Thursday

Teen Archaeology Event

A guest speaker from the North Carolina Office of State Archaeology will share experiences with teens in grades six through 10 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. Teens will get hands-on experience with artifacts.

Friday

Free Concert

The Triangle Brass Band will perform “Pops in the Park!” at 7 p.m. at Bond Park, 801 High House Road, Cary. For details, call 919-469-4069.

Lecture

Jordan Oaks will host a “Let’s Talk Seniors” lecture titled “Nutrition and Hydration” from 3 to 4 p.m. at 10820 Penny Road, Cary. RSVP is suggested. For details, call 919-387-8250 or visit www.jordan-oaks.com.

Author Event

Jen Lancaster, best-selling author of seven humorous self-improvement memoirs, will sign her new book, “Tao of Martha: My Year of Living; Or, Why I’m Never Getting All That Glitter Off of the Dog” at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 760 S.E. Maynard Road, Cary. For details, call 919-467-3866.

Saturday

Farmers Markets

• The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 301 S. Academy St., Cary. For details, visit caryfarmersmarket.com.

• The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, visit www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org.

• The Holly Springs Farmers Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in downtown Holly Springs. For details, visit www.hollyspringsnc.us.

• The Apex Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 220 N. Salem St., Apex. For details, visit www.apexfarmersmarket.com.

• The Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Centennial Square, corner of North Main and East Academy streets. For details, visit growers-market.org.

Senior Game Night

Jordan Oaks will host a game night from 7 to 8 p.m. at 10820 Penny Road, Cary. Games will include poker, bean bag toss and bingo. Dinner will be served early. RSVP is suggested. For details, call 919-387-8250 or visit www.jordan-oaks.com.

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