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Friday, Nov. 9 Author B.A. Shapiro
Discussion of “The Collector’s Apprentice.” Details: 6 p.m. Flyleaf Books, 752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2Ae705U, 919-942-7373.
Ethnomusicology lecture: Lauren Flood
AI and the Ethnography of Musical Futures: Prototype, Update, Real-Time, and DeepDream. Details: 4 p.m. Biddle Music Building, Room 104, Duke University, 105 Mary Duke Biddle, Durham. bit.ly/2P1nxTL.
Saturday, Nov. 10 Author B.A. Shapiro
Author of “The Collector’s Apprentice.” Details: 11 a.m. McIntyre’s Books, 220 Market St., Fearrington Village, Pittsboro. bit.ly/2OqXtBb, 919-542-3030.
Author L.M. Elliott
Author of “Hamilton and Peggy! A Revolutionary Friendship.” Details: 2 p.m. McIntyre’s Books, 220 Market St., Fearrington Village, Pittsboro. bit.ly/2NF8QQt, 919-542-3030.
Bobby G: A Life Worth Celebrating
Author Stan Friedland will discuss the life of Bobby Gersten, the oldest living UNC former basketball and baseball star. Bobby will also be in attendance to answer questions. Details: 2-3:30 p.m. Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2JJHJDz, 919-968-2777.
Legacy of lynching in NC
UNC professor Seth Kotch will discuss the development of “A Red Record” and his digital exhibition documenting lynchings in NC. Details: 1-3 p.m. Stanford L. Warren Library, Meeting Room, 1201 Fayetteville St., Durham. bit.ly/2yMoPGW, 919-560-0270.
Learn how faith communities can embrace and uplift persons with dementia, their families and caregivers. Details: 8:30 a.m.-noon. Free. The Forest at Duke, 2701 Pickett Road, Durham. Register: dementiainclusivedur firstname.lastname@example.org, 919-724-5596.
Durham police PAC 3
John J. Maron, Director, Investor Protection & Education Services Program, NC Dept. of the Secretary of State, Securities Division will talk about “Investment Fraud: Guarding Your Assets in a Scary World.” Q&A will follow. Details: 10 a.m.noon. Community and Family Life Recreation Center, Lyon Park, 1309 Halley St., Durham. pac3durhamnc.org.
Durham police PAC 4
Details: 10 a.m. Campus Hills Recreation Center, 2000 S. Alston Ave., Durham.
Hillsborough police annual toy drive
Sponsored by the Hillsborough Police Department and Timeless Cruizers car club of Efland. Bring new, unwrapped toys (infant-15 years; no weapons or candy) and nonperishable food; view antique cars. Details: 2-5 p.m.; rain or shine. Hwy. 55 Burgers, Shakes and Fries, 601 Hampton Pointe Blvd., Hillsborough. bit.ly/2ETmL6E, 919-296-9543.