Daybook Feb. 19-25

February 18, 2014 

Wednesday

Events at North Regional Library

"Craft It!" will take place at 2 p.m. The program will allow participants to turn empty mylar bags into totes using only scissors and duct tape. All materials will be provided, but participants may also bring their own bags (coffee, cookies, animal food, etc.) to recycle. Ages 16 and up.

The February Book Bites program will take place at 2:30 p.m. and will discuss books featuring African-American authors which span the entire fiction genre. Attendees may enjoy a snack and are encouraged to exchange suggestions with one another and with the library staff.

At 6 p.m., “Meet the Artisan: Books as Art” will feature artisan bookmakers discussing their views on books as works of art and displaying their work.

And at 6:30 p.m., Introduction to Entrepreneurship will teach participants how to start and manage a small business. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

Events at Cameron Village Library

“Hypnotherapy 101: The Power of the Mind” will take place at 10:30 a.m. and will teach participants about the field of hypnotherapy. The February Book Bites program will take place at 2 p.m. and will discuss books featuring African-American authors which span the entire fiction genre. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Forum at the WELL

Carrie Roberson will discuss the therapy profession at 3 p.m. at the WELL, 714 Saint Mary’s St., Raleigh. The discussion will cover what therapists do, the education required to become one, and what it is like to work as one as a career. For more information, call 919-856-9233.

Yoga class

A donations-requested adaptive yoga class will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Evolve Movement, 8470 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh.

Carla Buckley at Quail Ridge

Carla Buckley will present “The Deepest Secret” at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Thursday

Home Budgets at North Regional Library

"Home Budgets for Beginners" will take place at 2 p.m. and will offer instruction in using Microsoft Excel and other online resources for simple budget planning. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

Food and Climate discussion

The Woman’s Club of Raleigh will host a discussion on food and climate, presented by Marvin Soroos, Ph.D., at 10:30 a.m. at 3300 Woman’s Club Drive, Raleigh. To reserve your space, call 919-782-5599.

Free yoga class

A free yoga class will be held from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Athleta at Crabtree Mall. The class will focus on gentle warrior flow and balance.

Lovestruck Tour at Quail Ridge

The Lovestruck Tour will come to Quail Ridge at 7 p.m. with Robin Constantine presenting “The Promise of Amazing,” Megan Shepherd presenting “Her Dark Curiosity,” Megan Miranda presenting “Vengeance,” and Kasie West presenting “Split Second.” For more information, visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com.

Friday

Home Budgets at Cameron Village Library

10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21: "Home Budgets for Beginners" will take place at 10:30 a.m. and will offer instruction in using Microsoft Excel and other online resources for simple budget planning. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Saturday

Meet the Artisan at Cameron Village Library

"Meet the Artisan: Books as Art" will feature artisan bookmakers discussing their views on books as works of art and displaying their work at 11 a.m. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Sheila Moses at Quail Ridge

Sheila Moses will present “The Sittin’ Up” at 3:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Sunday

Free yoga class

A free yoga class will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Ladies Fitness & Wellness, 700 Exposition Place, Raleigh. The session will focus on yoga for the core. Call 919-845-9200 to register.

Tuesday

Yoga class

A donations-requested yoga class will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. at Long View Center, 118 S. Person St., Raleigh. The session will cover gentle mat adaptations with a chair. Participants are advised to bring a mat.

Martial arts

Martial arts classes are held Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Shiwa Dojo, 818 N. West St., Raleigh. Classes are $5 per session or $50 per month. Visit www.RaleighMartialArtsCenter.com for more information.

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