Daybook July 9-15

July 7, 2014 

Wednesday

Get Published!

At 6:30 p.m., Get Published! will teach techniques and tips for getting your work successfully published in traditional publishing houses and alternative markets. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

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

From noon to 1 p.m., History à la Carte will feature Chris Jordan, director of education and programming at New Winston Museum. Jordan will briefly outline the events and key characters that led to the creation of Forsyth County, the establishment of Winston in Salem’s backyard, and the six decades of enormous growth prior to official consolidation in 1913. Bring your lunch, beverages provided. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Patti Callahan Henry at Quail Ridge

Patti Callahan Henry will present “The Stories We Tell” at noon at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgebooks.com for more information.

Thursday

Exploring N.C. Architecture

At 6:30 p.m., join architectural historian George Smart as he discusses some of N.C.’s most significant structures in “Exploring N.C. Architecture.” Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Storytime at N.C. Museum of History

From 10 to 10:30 a.m., Storytime in the Gallery will feature a guided tour of a museum gallery and a history-related story. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Jeff VanderMeer at Quail Ridge

Jeff VanderMeer will present “Annihilation” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Friday

Andy Sterlen at N.C. Museum of History

From noon to 3 p.m., Andy Sterlen will work on an 18th-century gentleman’s coat during Artist at Work.

Darren Farrell at Quail Ridge

Darren Farrell will present “Thank You, Octopus” at 5 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Saturday

Free yoga class

Raleigh Yoga Center offers a free community class the second Saturday of each month from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Raleigh Yoga Center, 619 Oberlin Road, Raleigh. Reservation is required. For more information and to email your reservation visit www.raleighyoga.com.

Sunday

Meet the Mystery Authors at Cameron Village Library

At 2 p.m., meet mystery authors Sallie Bissell, Brynn Bonner, Wanda Canada and N.P. Simpson at “Meet the Mystery Author.” Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Robert Patton at Quail Ridge

Robert Patton will present “Hell Before Breakfast: America’s First War Correspondents Making History and Headlines, from the Battlefields of the Civil War to the Far Reaches of the Ottoman Empire” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

Monday

Meet the Artisans at Cameron Village Library

At 5:30 p.m., Meet the Artisan: Woodturners will allow participants to meet Norm Cloutier of the Woodturners Guild of N.C. as he discusses the art of wood turning and displays examples of his work. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Tuesday

Free ice cream for a cause

Denali Moose Tracks and PET Dairy will bring 10,000 scoops of free PET Dairy ice cream to Moore Square from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For each scoop served, Denali Flavors will donate $1 to the Salvation Army of Wake County in an effort to raise $10,000 of new support for its vital community programs.

Starting a business at North Regional Library

From 6 to 8 p.m., Learn the legal aspects of starting a business with SCORE of Raleigh. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh. For more information, call 919-870-4000.

Conn Igguiden at Quail Ridge

Conn Igguiden will present “Wars of the Roses: Stormbird” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

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