Daybook: June 11-June 14

June 9, 2014 

Cary will host a free concert by Steph Stewart and The Boyfriends at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 14, at the Downtown Performance Green on the corner of Kildaire Farm Road and Academy Street. For details, call 919-469-4061 or go to www.townofcary.org.

COURTESY OF STEPH STEWART AND THE BOYFRIENDS

Wednesday

Preschool Story Time

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

Growers Market

The Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 3-6 p.m. Wednesdays in Centennial Square at the corner of North Main and East Academy streets, Fuquay-Varina. For details, visit www.growers-market.org.

Hob Nob Jazz Series

Boneslinger will perform in the third year of the Hob Nob Jazz Series from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. This is the last performance of the series. Tickets cost $5. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger. Pets on leashes are allowed. For tickets, go to www.etix.com.

Holly Springs Community Band open rehearsal

The public 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.

Kiera Cass at Barnes & Noble

Kiera Cass will discuss and sign her new book, “The One,” at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Thursday

Business Writing and Email

Librarians will lead a course on using email services for business writing and personal use from 10-11 a.m. at Eva Perry Regional Library, 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. For details, call 919-387-2100.

Contemporary Book Group

The Contemporary Book Group will meet to talk about “The Interestings” by Meg Wolitzer at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Movies by Moonlight

WakeMed Cary Hospital will present a screening of “The Princess Bride” at dusk, around 8:30 p.m., at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary.

Tickets are $3, free for kids younger than 12. A portion of proceeds will benefit the WakeMed Children’s Hospital. Picnics are allowed, but pets are not. Tickets are only available at the amphitheater box office from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. For details, call 919-462-2025 or go to www.boothamphitheatre.com.

Friday

Art After Dark

Art After Dark events will be throughout Fuquay-Varina from 5-9 p.m. For details, go to www.fuquayvarinaartscouncil.wildapricot.org.

‘Dancing on Rocks’

Rose Senehi will talk about and sign her new novel, “Dancing on Rocks,” at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Family Bingo

Holly Springs’ Family Bingo will be from 7-9 p.m. at 900 Bass Lake Road. Cards cost $1 at the door, and all money will be given out as prizes. Anyone younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. For details, call 919-557-2496 or go to hollyspringsnc.us.

Sertoma Series

Cary’s Sertoma Series of free concerts will feature “Pops in the Park” by the Triangle Wind Ensemble at 7 p.m. at Fred G. Bond Metro Park, 801 High House Road.

Bring a picnic and chairs or blankets. Alcohol is not allowed, and pets must be kept on leashes. For details, call 919-469-4069 or go to www.townofcary.org.

Starlight Concert Series

The Page-Walker Arts & History Center will host a free concert by Old Habits at 7 p.m. at 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary. Food and lawn chairs are allowed, but pets and alcohol are not. For details, go to bit.ly/1iPPWjS.

‘Despicable Me 2’

Morrisville Community Park will screen “Despicable Me 2” for free at dark, around 8:30 p.m., at 1520 Morrisville Parkway. For details, go to www.ci.morrisville.nc.us.

Saturday

Farmers markets

• The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 135 W. Chatham St. For details, go to www.caryfarmersmarket.com.

• The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open from 8 a.m. to noon at 1225 Morrisville-Carpenter Road, Cary. For details, go to www.westernwakefarmersmarket.org.

• The Holly Springs Farmers Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in downtown Holly Springs. For details, go to www.hollyspringsnc.us.

• The Apex Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 220 N. Salem St., Apex. For details, go to www.apexfarmersmarket.com.

• The Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Centennial Square at the corner of North Main and East Academy streets. For details, go to www.growers-market.org.

On the Trail to Health

Learn about healthy lifestyles with exhibits at the American Tobacco Trail from 9 a.m. to noon in the White Oak parking area, 1305 White Oak Church Road, Apex. The event is free. For details, go to www.wakegov.com/parks/att.

Author reading

Children’s author Joan Holub will read and sign her new book, “Mighty Dads,” at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble, 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.

Sertoma Series

Cary’s Sertoma Series of free concerts will feature the South Carolina Broadcasters at 6 p.m. at Fred G. Bond Metro Park, 801 High House Road. Bring a picnic and chairs or blankets. Alcohol is not allowed, and pets must be kept on leashes. For details, call 919-469-4069 or go to www.townofcary.org.

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