Daybook June 22-28

June 20, 2014 

Sunday

Mama Juggs

Anita Woodley, nationally renowned local performer and former producer of WUNC-FM The Story, will perform MAMA JUGGS, a one-woman show about breastfeeding and the health of women and children, at 3 p.m. at Martin Street Baptist Church, 1001 E. Martin St., Raleigh. There is no charge for admission. For more information visit AnitaWoodley.com.

Ruth Moose at Quail Ridge Library

Ruth Moose will present her murder mystery, “Doing it at the Dixie Dew: A Mystery” at 3 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Monday

Oak View Farm Camp

Get in shape while living the life of a farmer at Historic Oak View County Park’s camp from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, June 23 through Friday, June 27, at 4028 Carya Drive, Raleigh. Each day will explore a different part of farm life, including animals, history of the farm, and daily farm work. Ages 8 to 11, $80 per child. Call 919-250-1013 or email OakView@wakegov.com to register.

Tai Chi at Cameron Village Library

At 7 p.m., learn about the benefits of Tai Chi and watch a demonstration performed by the Taoist Tai Chi Society. Attendees will also learn some simple Tai Chi movements. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Tuesday

Email tutorial at North Regional Library

From 2 to 3 p.m., learn to use email services such as Gmail for business writing and personal use. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

Mark Twain at Cameron Village Library

At 6 p.m., experience America’s favorite humorist, Mark Twain, as brought to life by impersonator Don McNeil. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Wednesday

Pet a Pony

Pet a Pony day will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex, 4601 Trinity Road, Raleigh. Participants can pet a pony, learn about horse health and care, watch show jumping and watch a farrier at work Admission and parking are free. Visit NCHJA.com for more information.

Amanda Lamb at Quail Ridge

Amanda Lamb will present “The Living Room: The Transforming Power of Caregiving” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Yoga class

A donations-requested yoga class will be held from 1 to 2:30 at Evolve Movement, 8470 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh. The session will feature adaptive yoga for all skill sets.

Thursday

Armchair Travel at North Regional Library

From 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., find great titles to suit your reading mood through one-on-one librarian recommendations in Armchair Travel: There’s a Book for That!” North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

Interviewing at Cameron Village Library

From 2 to 3:30 p.m., join Karin Cross, human resources professional turned life coach, for a presentation on interviewing. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Joseph Wheelan at Quail Ridge

Joseph Wheelan will present “Blood Spring: Forty Days That Sealed the Confederacy’s Fate” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Free yoga class

A free yoga class will be held at North Regional Library, 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. Gentle mat yoga will run from 9:10 to 10:30 a.m., and stress reduction with chair yoga (bring two towels) will run from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. Call 919-870-4000 to register.

Friday

Email tutorial at Cameron Village Library

From 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., learn to use email services such as Gmail for business writing and personal use. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Earl Swift at Quail Ridge

Earl Swift will present “Auto Biography: A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead and 57 Years of the American Dream” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Saturday

“Indivisible”

“Indivisible,” a patriotic musical with live orchestra, will be presented by the Crabtree Valley Baptist Choir at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at Crabtree Valley Baptist Church, 4408 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh. A reception will follow the event. Donations of canned food will be welcome. Call 919-781-5345 for more information.

Grocers on Wheels

Grocers on Wheels will sell fresh local fruit, vegetables, dairy and meat from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Alliance Medical Ministries, 101 Donald Ross Drive, Raleigh. Cash, Visa and SNAP/EBT will be accepted.

Storytime at Quail Ridge

CarolinaKinder’s Storytime will celebrate German language and culture for children ages 3+ at 10:30 a.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

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