Durham County

Daybook for Sunday, Dec. 31- Saturday, Jan. 6

Submit your free events two weeks before your event to bit.ly/2tPEb9s or e-mail calendar@heraldsun.com.

Monday, Jan. 1

Holiday Events

AADE KwanzaaFest - ‘Continuing the Legacy’

Children’s Village; performers and dancers; market place; health screenings; food; dancing; drumming. Details: Monday, Jan. 1, 10:30 a.m. Free. Walltown Recreation Center, 1308 West Club Blvd, Durham. bit.ly/2hlrcpA.

Community Events

Bull City United 2nd Annual Week of Peace

Ceremonial vigils held in various Durham neighborhoods to promote peace. Details: Monday, Jan. 1, 6-7 p.m. Cornwallis Housing Community, 3000 Weaver St, Durham. bit.ly/2BPUec8, 919-560-7752.

Outings

First Day Hike at Eno River State Park

Hike along the Beech Tree Trail for approximatley 45 minutes; easy to moderate. Weather dependent. Details: Monday, Jan. 1, 2 p.m. Eno River State Park, Fews Ford Picnic Shelter, 6101 Cole Mill Rd, Durham. 919-383-1686.

Tuesday, Jan. 2

Outings

Tuesday Night Trivia

Details: Tuesday, Jan. 2, 8:30 p.m. Free. Pinhook, 117 W Main St, Durham. www.thepinhook.com, 919-667-1100.

Community Events

Bull City United 2nd Annual Week of Peace

Ceremonial vigils held in various Durham neighborhoods to promote peace. Details: Tuesday, Jan. 2, 6-7 p.m. West End Neighborhood, Corner of Gunter Ave and Morehead Ave, Durham. bit.ly/2BPUec8, 919-560-7752.

Wednesday, Jan. 3

Community Events

Bull City United 2nd Annual Week of Peace

Ceremonial vigils held in various Durham neighborhoods to promote peace. Details: Wednesday, Jan. 3, 6-7 p.m. Edgemont Neighborhood, 201 S. Elm St, Durham. bit.ly/2BPUec8, 919-560-7752.

Outings

Durham Hand Embroidery Group

Beginners welcome. Bring whatever you are stitching or come to learn the basic techniques. Details: Wednesday, Jan. 3, 12:45-2:15 p.m. Free. Emily K. Center, 904 West Chapel Hill St, Durham. 919-632-3594.

Team Trivia w/ Geeks Who Drink

Details: Wednesday, Jan. 3, 8-10 p.m. Free. The Bullpen, 359 Blackwell St, Durham. 919-744-3630.

Bird Walk with New Hope Audubon Society

Details: Wednesday, Jan. 3, 8 a.m. Meet across the entryway road, behind Bojangles at Oak Creek Village Shopping Center (4600 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd) in Durham for a 2-3 hour bird walk at a nearby site. Heavy rain will result in cancellation. For questions, contact Jim Capel at jim.capel@mindspring.com.

Thursday, Jan. 4

Movies

Mommy’s Morning Movies

A special program geared to moms with babies and tots with meet ups. Moms will be able to select a film for the group the Monday prior to that week’s meet-up. Details: Thursdays, First Show of the Day. Movie tickets are $7 per person. Children ages one and under are free. Silverspot Cinemas, 201 South Estes Dr, Chapel Hill. www.silverspot.net, 919-357-9887.

Meetings

Durham Businesses Against Crime Meeting

The program will feature Richard Biever, Jr., Senior IT Security Director at Duke University. The location is the Northgate Mall conference room on the Ruby Tuesday side of the mall, lower level. Look for signs. Details: Thursday, Jan. 4, 8 a.m. Northgate Mall, Conference Room, 1058 West Club Blvd, Durham.

New Hope Audubon Society Monthly Meeting

Chris Liloia of the NC Botanical Garden will discuss NC native plants for pollinators. Details: Thursday, Jan. 4, 7-9 p.m. No charge for admission; all are welcome. NC Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Rd, Chapel Hill.

Community Events

Bull City United 2nd Annual Week of Peace

Ceremonial vigils held in various Durham neighborhoods to promote peace. Details: Thursday, Jan. 4, 6-7 p.m. North Durham Neighborhood, 200 North Alston Ave, Durham. bit.ly/2BPUec8, 919-560-7752.

Friday, Jan. 5

Community Events

Bull City United 2nd Annual Week of Peace

Ceremonial vigils held in various Durham neighborhoods to promote peace. Details: Friday, Jan. 5, 6-7 p.m. Stokesdale Neighborhood, Corner of Linwood St and Grant Ave, Durham. bit.ly/2BPUec8, 919-560-7752.

Saturday, Jan. 6

Outings

Stream Watch with New Hope Audubon Society

Details: Saturday, Jan. 6, 9 a.m. John Kent will lead a volunteer team conducting monthly water quality monitoring at several sites on New Hope Creek. If interested in participating, please contact John at jnkent25@gmail.com.

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