Community calendar: June 16-22

June 15, 2013 

Sunday

Concert

Local musicians Bruce Emory and Roland Hill will perform hits from the 1960s at 2 p.m. at the West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary.

‘Daddy and Me’ game day

Crowder District Park will host outdoor games to celebrate Father’s Day from 2 to 3 p.m. at 4709 Ten-Ten Road, Apex. Fee is $5 per family. For information, call 919-662-2850.

Tuesday

Book Discussion

A discussion on the book “Catch 22” by Joseph Heller will be at 1:30 p.m. at the Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. To register, call 919-387-2100.

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.

Lecture

Historian Grover Proctor Jr. will lead a discussion about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and how his death has affected the country 50 years later at 2 p.m. at the West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. For details, call 919-463-8500.

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

‘Trail Treks’

“Trail Treks,” a family series, will be from 2 to 3 p.m. at the American Tobacco Trail, 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Road, New Hill. This month, learn how to use the five senses to discover more about nature. Fee is $5 per family; registration is required at least two days in advance. To register, call 919-387-4342.

‘Do It Herself’ women’s workshop

Home Depot will host a free “Do It Herself” workshop for women from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 1000 Vision Drive, Apex. Participants will learn how to select the proper tools and supplies to build and decorate an Adirondack chair.

Teen Work Project

Teens in grades six through 10 can earn volunteer credit while helping the Eva Perry Regional Library from 7 to 8 p.m. at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. For details, call 919-387-2100.

Friday

‘Movies in the Park’

Morrisville’s Parks and Recreation Department will present “Movies in the Park” at 6 p.m. at Morrisville Community Park, 1520 Morrisville Parkway. “The Hunger Games” will begin around 8:30 p.m. There will be food trucks. Bring chairs, blankets and drinks. For more information, contact James Worsdale at 919-463-7101 or jworsdale@townofmorrisville.org.

Friday Night Fun

Barnes & Noble Booksellers will hold a children’s “Friday Night Fun” event at 7 p.m. at 760 S.E. Maynard Road, Cary. The event, “Explore the Sky with Klutz,” is for children ages 7 and older.

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.

Health Fair

The Triangle Area Hindu Temples and Triangle Indian-American Physicians Society will hold a health fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hindu Society of N.C., 309 Aviation Parkway, Morrisville. The event will feature health check-ups and consultations, a blood drive and CPR class. A donation of $10 or more is requested. To register, visit www.tahts.org.

Amateur Radio Field Day

The Raleigh Amateur Radio Society will hold its annual field day at 2 p.m. at Carroll Farm, 4501 Friendship Road, Apex. Raleigh and Wake County ham radio operators will join thousands of other amateur radio operators to demonstrate emergency communications. Participants will have the opportunity to meet and talk with the radio operators. For details, visit www.rars.org/field.php.

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