Daybook: March 12-March 15

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Fight the Bite, a free program about preventing diseases like Rocky Mountain spotted fever from animal and insect bites, will start at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. To register, call 919-387-2100.

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Wednesday

Preschool story time

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

Senior beading

Seniors will meet for beading from 10-11 a.m. at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, 820 S. Main St. The event is free.

Senior Game Day

Fuquay-Varina residents age 55 and older will meet to play board games from 1-4 p.m. at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, 820 S. Main St. Bring games to share.

Winter market

An indoor winter market of the Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 2-6 p.m. at 202 S. Main St., Fuquay-Varina. For details, go to www.growers-market.org.

Holly Springs Community Band open rehearsal

Anyone 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

Morrisville open house

Morrisville will host an open house on the drafted unified development ordinance zoning map from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Town Council chambers, 100 Town Hall Drive. For details, go to www.townofmorrisville.org.

Information for entrepreneurs

Wake County Public Libraries and SCORE will offer information on starting your own business at 6:30 p.m. at West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. To register, call 919-463-8505.

Town hall meeting with Tony Tata

Morrisville will host a town hall meeting with N.C. Department of Transportation Secretary Tony Tata at 6:30 p.m. at Fire Station 1, 200 Town Hall Drive.

Contemporary Book Group

The Contemporary Book Group will talk about “The Orphan Master’s Son” by Adam Johnson at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Friday

Craft It: Decorative Flower pots

Anyone age 16 and older can decorate flower pots from 10:30 a.m. to noon Friday, March 14, at Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. For details, call 919-387-2100.

St. Patrick’s Day Preschool Sundae Social

The Fuquay-Varina Community Center will host a free St. Patrick’s Day Preschool Sundae Social from 2-3 p.m. at 820 S. Main St. To register, call 919-552-1430.

Family Bingo

Bass Lake Park will host Bingo games from 7-9 p.m. at 900 Bass Lake Road, Holly Springs. Participants younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Cards cost $1, and there are cash prizes. For details, call 919-557-2496.

Saturday

Farmers markets

• The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open from 9:30 a.m. to noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, go to www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org.

• An indoor winter market of the Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 202 S. Main St., Fuquay-Varina. For details, visit www.growers-market.org.

Senior Game Day

Fuquay-Varina residents age 55 and older will meet to play board games from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, 820 S. Main St. Bring games to share.

Arbor Day

Cary will host a tree-planting ceremony for Arbor Day at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at Town Hall, 316 N. Academy St. The ceremony will also commemorate Cary’s 31st year in a row as a Tree City USA Community. There will be free saplings, educational booths and crafts. For details, call 919-469-4301 or go to www.townofcary.org.

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