Daybook March 12-18

March 10, 2014 

Tuesday

Cash flow at North Regional Library

Financial Management: Cash Flow & Taxes for Small Businesses will take place at 6:30 p.m. The program will teach participants how to meet their financial obligations, provide an income, minimize taxes and more. Registration is requested. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

Time for Tots at N.C. Museum of History

Time for Tots: Go Fly a Kite! will take place from 10 to 10:45 a.m. The program will give children ages 3-5 (with adult) the opportunity to learn about flying machines of the past, and make a kite of their own. $1 per child, call to register.

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 focus on gentle mat and chair adaptations. Participants are advised to bring a mat.

Rhiannon Giddens at Quail Ridge

Rhiannon Giddens will present “The Carolina Chocolate Drops” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For more information, visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com.

Wednesday

History á la Carte at N.C. Museum of History

History á la Carte: NASCAR in N.C. will run from noon to 1 p.m. and will teach the history of NASCAR in the state through the contributions of Richard Childress, race car driver and team owner. The museum is located at at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Yoga class

A donations-requested yoga class will run from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Evolve Movement, 8470 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh. The session will feature adaptive yoga for all skill sets.

Andrea Weigl at Quail Ridge /

Andrea Weigl will present “Pickles and Preserves: A Savor the South Cookbook” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For more information, visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com.

Thursday

There a Book for That at Cameron Village Library

There’s a Book for That will run from 11 a.m. to noon and will focus on learning strategies for working with difficult people, dealing with negativity, resolving conflicts and advancing your career. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Storytime at N.C. Museum of History

Storytime in the Gallery will feature a tour through one of the galleries accompanied by a history-related story from 10 to 10:30 a.m. The museum is located at at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Brynn Bonner at Quail Ridge

Brynn Bonner will present “Death in Reel Time” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. For more information, visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com.

Friday

Free yoga class

A free yoga class will be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Ladies Fitness & Wellness, 700 Exposition Place, Raleigh. Call 919-845-9200 to register.

Shiwa Dojo

Shiwa Dojo hosts weekly mixed martial arts classes Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 818 N. West St., Raleigh. Interested parties are invited to try a few free classes. The cost thereafter is $5 per session. For more information visit www.RaleighMartialArtsCenter.com or call 919-332-9943.

Saturday

Throwing Pots at N.C. Museum of History

“Throwing Pots and Words” will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The program will feature Terry King, of King’s Pottery, demonstrating the art and skill of throwing pottery as experts talk about what it means to be part of the long line of traditional craftsmen. The museum is located at at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Events at Quail Ridge

Two authors will present their books at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. At 2 p.m., Quail Ridge will host fun activities for ages 4 and up based on “Bedtime Math 2: This Time It’s Personal” by Laura Overdeck and Jim Paillot. At 4:30 p.m., a fan party will take place for the movie “Divergent,” based on Veronica Roth’s book. Prizes and treats will be available. For more information on any of these events, visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com.

Sunday

Created Equal at N.C. Museum of History

Created Equal: “Slavery by Another Name” will take place at 1 p.m. The program will feature W. Fitzhugh Brundage, William B. Umstead Distinguished Professor and Department Chair of UNC-Chapel Hill speaking on the 2012 PBS film which challenges the commonly-held assumption that slavery ended with the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863. The museum is located at at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Richard Peck at Quail Ridge

Richard Peck will present “The Mouse with the Question” at 3 p.m. at Quail Ridge Gooks & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Tuesday

Discussion at Quail Ridge

A View from Tuesday will take place at 7 p.m. at Quail Ridge Gooks & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. This month’s discussion will be about children’s librarians in the 21st century. Visit www.QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Shiwa Dojo

Shiwa Dojo hosts weekly mixed martial arts classes Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 818 N. West St., Raleigh. Interested parties are invited to try a few free classes. The cost thereafter is $5 per session. For more information visit www.RaleighMartialArtsCenter.com or call 919-332-9943.

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