Daybook: March 2-March 8

March 3, 2014 

Sunday

Long-term care seminar

Cary Presbyterian Church will host a seminar for ages 50 and older or people with parents older than 50 on long-term care types, costs and insurance from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 2, at 614 Griffis St., Cary. RSVP to mandy.nester@carypresbyterian.org.

Monday

‘Green Eggs and Ham’

Barnes & Noble will host a kids’ celebration of Dr. Seuss’s birthday with a reading of “Green Eggs and Ham” and activities at 4:30 p.m. at 760 SE Maynard Road.

Tuesday

Toddler Story Time

Barnes & Noble hosts story time for toddlers at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Book recommendations for work

At Have A Good Day at Work: There’s A Book for That, librarians will recommend books on advancing your career and handling issues at work from 11 a.m. to noon at Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. For details, call 919-387-2100.

‘Three Little Pigs’

The Carolina Puppet Theatre will present “Three Little Pigs” from 11 a.m. to noon at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. Tickets are $5 at www.etix.com.

Wii bowling

Fuquay-Varina residents age 55 and older will meet play bowling on the Nintendo Wii at 2 p.m. at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, 820 S. Main St. Instructions on using the Wii system will be given.

Wednesday

Preschool story time

Barnes & Noble hosts story time for preschoolers at 10 a.m. Wednesdays at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Senior Bingo

Holly Springs will host Bingo games for seniors from 1-3 p.m. at Bass Lake Park, 900 Bass Lake Road. Bingo cards cost $1. There are cash prizes of up to $10.

Senior Game Day

Fuquay-Varina residents age 55 and older will play board games at 1 p.m. at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, 820 S. Main St.

Winter market

An indoor winter market of the Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 2-6 p.m. at 202 S. Main St., Fuquay-Varina. For details, go to www.growers-market.org.

Thursday

Parent Chat session

Wake County school board member Bill Fletcher will host a Parent Chat session in which parents can talk with him about school issues at 1 p.m. at the Cary Chamber of Commerce, 307 N. Academy St.

Exhibition opening

The Umstead Art Gallery will host a reception for painter and printmaker Peter Roux’s new exhibit from 6-8 p.m. at The Umstead Hotel and Spa, 100 Woodland Pond Drive, Cary. Roux’s work will be displayed through Saturday, May 31. For details, go to www.theumstead.com.

VocalMotion

VocalMotion, a show choir sponsored by SAS in Cary, will begin its 22nd annual performance at 7 p.m. in the Building V auditorium on the SAS campus, 501 SAS Campus Drive. Admission is free. Donations will be accepted for the Shepherd’s Table Soup Kitchen. For details, go to www.vocalmotion.org.

Friday

Family Fun Night

Kids and families will make arts and crafts, meet animals or borrow a fishing pole from 6-7 p.m. and listen to singer and storyteller Trish Miller or watch Dan the Magic Man’s magic show from 7-8 p.m. at Bass Lake Park, 900 Bass Lake Road, Holly Springs. Bring a chair and picnic. For details, call 919-557-2496 or go to www.hollyspringsnc.us.

‘American Girl’ Club

Barnes & Nobles’ “American Girl” Club will meet at 7 p.m. at 760 SE Maynard Road to talk about the “American Girl” character Isabelle.

VocalMotion

VocalMotion, a show choir sponsored by SAS in Cary, will perform at 7 p.m. in the Building V auditorium on the SAS campus, 501 SAS Campus Drive. Admission is free. Donations will be accepted for the Shepherd’s Table Soup Kitchen. For details, go to www.vocalmotion.org.

Saturday

Farmers markets

• The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open from 9:30 a.m. to noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, go to www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org.

• An indoor winter market of the Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 202 S. Main St., Fuquay-Varina. For details, visit www.growers-market.org.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield enrollment

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina will host an open enrollment event with information on the Affordable Care Act from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Walmart Supercenter, 1051 E. Broad St., Fuquay-Varina. The event is open to everyone. For details, go to www.bcbsnc.com/events.

Senior Game Day

Fuquay-Varina residents age 55 and older will play board games at 12:30 p.m. at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, 820 S. Main St.

VocalMotion

VocalMotion, a show choir sponsored by SAS in Cary, will perform at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Building V auditorium on the SAS campus, 501 SAS Campus Drive. Admission is free. Donations will be accepted for the Shepherd’s Table Soup Kitchen. For details, go to www.vocalmotion.org.

Book discussion

Olga Korol will talk about and sign her new novel, “City N,” at 3 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

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