Friday, July 28
Morning Bird Walk at Occoneechee Mountain
Bring your binoculars and join a park ranger to search for birds in a variety of habitats. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Details: Friday, July 28, 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. Free. Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area, Occoneechee Parking Lot, 625 Virginia Cates Rd, Hillsborough. http://bit.ly/2uMQEQ6, 919-383-1686.
Saturday, July 29
Concert Fundraiser for Carolina Tiger Rescue
Carolina Tiger Rescue will cap off its month-long celebration of International Tiger Day with a concert hosted by The Pittsboro Roadhouse, which will donate 10 percent of its sales to Carolina Tiger. Local bands Tea Cup Gin, Whiskey Honey and TammyGun Band will highlight the occasion. Details: Saturday, July 29, 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. $20 Advance/$25 At the Door. Pittsboro Roadhouse, 39 West St, Pittsboro. http://bit.ly/2voc576.
Bull Moon Ride and Run
A one-of-a-kind, after-dark athletic event dedicated to supporting the mission of Habitat for Humanity of Durham. Participants can choose their event between a 12 mile bike ride or a 5k run into the beautiful sunset. Details: Saturday, July 29, 7:30 p.m. Durham Bulls Athletic Park, 409 Blackwell St, Durham. www.bullmoon.org.
Sedimentation at Eno River State Park
Join the park naturalist in taking a closer look at why too much sediment in the water might lead to a problem. Details: Saturday, July 29, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Free. Eno River State Park, Piper-Cox Porch, 6101 Cole Mill Rd, Durham. http://bit.ly/2ud0HL2, 919-383-1686.
Build-a-Boat at Eno River State Park
Join the Park naturalist to make a small river boat out of recycled materials and race your boat against your friends in the river. Bring your own materials, or we will provide. Details: Saturday, July 29, 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. Free. Eno River State Park, Piper-Cox Porch, 6101 Cole Mill Rd, Durham. http://bit.ly/2vFupI0, 919-383-1686.
Turtle Walk at Eno River State Park
Join the park naturalist in diving into the lives of turtles. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Details: Saturday, July 29, 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Free. Eno River State Park, Cole Mill Access, 6101 Cole Mill Rd, Durham. http://bit.ly/2gNgm0N, 919-383-1686.
Epigraphy Work Day at Old Town Cemetery, Hillsborough
The Hillsborough Cemetery Committee invites volunteers to join its members in recording the inscriptions on gravestones. No expertise is needed. Volunteers are asked to bring a pen, clipboard and chair. While volunteers are welcome to come without first signing up, to get more information or sign up, contact Ken Ostrand by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Details: Saturday, July 29, 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Old Town Cemetery, N. Churton and W. Tryon Sts, Hillsborough. http://bit.ly/2ttVxgs.