Daybook July 6-12

July 4, 2014 

Monday

Cloud computing at Cameron Village Library

From 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Introduction to Cloud Computing will teach about a free service that allows you to store, edit and access your computer files from any device with an internet connection. Cameron Village Library is located at 1930 Clark Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-856-6710.

Tuesday

Time for Tots at N.C. Musem of History

From 10 to 10:45 a.m., Time for Tots: Look at Lighthouses will give children ages 3-5 (with adult) a chance to learn about North Carolina’s lighthouses, and make their own beacon of light to take home. $1 per child. Call to register. The museum is located at 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-807-7992.

Terry McMillan at Quail Ridge

Terry McMillan will present “Who Asked You?” at 7:30 p.m. at Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. Visit QuailRidgeBooks.com for more information.

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..

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