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June 16, 2014 

Wednesday

Preschool Story Time

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

Business Writing and Email

Librarians will lead a course on using email services for business writing and personal use from 2-3 p.m. at West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. For details, call 919-463-8500.

Growers Market

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

CreateSpace Hands-On Workshop

The Holly Springs Arts Council will host a CreateSpace Hands-On Workshop from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. Anthony Spivey will lead the workshop on self-publishing with CreateSpace. For details and registration, go to bit.ly/SQJqmF.

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

Wake County Public Libraries will host Raleigh SCORE for information sessions on starting your own business. A session at Eva Perry Regional Library will be from 6-8 p.m. at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. To register, call 919-387-2100.

Holly Springs Community Band open rehearsal

The public is invited to listen to the Holly Springs Community Band rehearse from 7-8:45 p.m. Wednesdays at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. For more information, go to www.hollyspringsband.net.

Thursday

Yard sale donations

Donate gently used, clean items for the Cary Senior Center’s annual yard sale from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 120 Maury Odell Place. For details, call 919-469-4081 or go to bit.ly/1ue2NUr.

Explore A Story

A kids’ story time and nature exploration program will be from 10-11 a.m. at 900 Bass Lake Road, Holly Springs. Registration is required, and an adult must accompany each child. To register, call 919-557-2496. For details, go to hollyspringsnc.us.

African-American Book Group

The African-American Book Group will meet to discuss “Jericho’s Fall” by Stephen Carter at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Friday

Yard sale donations

Donate gently used, clean items for the Cary Senior Center’s annual yard sale from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 120 Maury Odell Place. For details, call 919-469-4081 or go to bit.ly/1ue2NUr.

Seven O’Clock Rock Series

Swing Night with the Tar River Swing Band will begin with free dance lessons at 7 p.m. and the free concert at 7:30 p.m. on the corner of Academy and Chatham streets in downtown Cary. For details, go to www.townofcary.org.

Saturday

Yard sale

The Cary Senior Center will host a yard sale from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 120 Maury Odell Place. For details, call 919-469-4081 or go to bit.ly/1ue2NUr.

Farmers markets

• The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 135 W. Chatham St. For details, go to www.caryfarmersmarket.com.

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

• The Apex Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 220 N. Salem St., Apex. For details, go to www.apexfarmersmarket.com.

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

Little Free Library

Apex Ambassador J.C. Knowles will unveil and dedicate a Little Free Library in the Apex Ambassador’s Garden on the corner of Saunders and North Salem streets in downtown Apex. The miniature library was built by John Suteu of Apex. The first books in the library were donated by All Booked Up.

Saturday for Kids

Barnes & Noble’s Saturday for Kids will feature story time with “My New Friend is So Fun!” by Mo Willems at 11 a.m. at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary. Kids are invited to bring a friend.

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