Preschool Story Time
Barnes & Noble will host story time for preschoolers at 10 a.m. at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
Public forum on gerrymandering
The North Carolina Coalition for Lobbying and Government Reform will host a public forum on ending gerrymandering from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Apex Community Center, 53 Hunter St.
The Apex Community Blood Drive will be from 2-6:45 p.m. at Lowes Foods, 5400 Apex Peakway. Donate to receive a collectible ornament and a pair of Raleighwood movie tickets. To make an appointment, go to apexchamber.chambermaster.com/events/details/apex-community-blood-drive-850.
The Fuquay-Varina Arts Councils Art Extravaganza will start Thursday with the fine arts exhibition from 2-6 p.m. at 405 Broad St.
The Fuquay-Varina Arts Councils Art Extravaganzas Art After Dark, exhibition reception, holiday party, market and kids activities will be from 5-9 p.m. at 405 Broad St.
The Cary Town Band will host a Carol Sing-A-Long at 7:30 p.m. at the Cary Senior Center in Bond Park, 120 Maury Odell Place. There will be music to celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas, Winter Solstice and the new year.
The Western Wake Farmers Market is open 9:30 a.m.-noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, go to www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org.
The Fuquay-Varina Arts Councils Art Extravaganza continues from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 405 Broad St. The last day of the Art Extravaganza is Sunday, with the exhibition, pictures with Santa and kids activities from 1-5 p.m. at 405 Broad St.
Bill Leslie performance
Bill Leslie will perform songs from Scotland Grace of the Wind, his new CD, at 4 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
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