Bull Riding on the Farm: Each Sunday, Shady Acres Rodeo, a self sustaining farm, hosts a bull-riding event. Bring your friends and Family out to enjoy watching some bull riding (or take your own turn on a bull). Event times fluctuate from week to week. Call ahead at 919-669-6820 or visit their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ShadyAcresRodeo/ for times.

Yoga in the Garden: Cape Fear Botanical Garden and YMCA of the Sandhills have partnered together for Yoga in the Garden, Wednesday. Grab a yoga mat and rejuvenate at a peaceful yoga session in the beautiful Orangery at the Cape Fear Botanical Garden from 6 to 7 p.m., Thursday. Improve flexibility, build strength, ease tension and relax through posture and breathing techniques for beginners and experts alike. Bring a yoga mat, a water bottle and an open mind to enjoy this all-levels class.
Free for CFBG members and YMCA of the Sandhills members; $5 for guests. Register at https://form.jotform.com/72145997990978 or stop by CFBG. Pre-registration is required.

Tai Chi for Health: Practice this flowing Eastern exercise with instructor Rich Martin while overlooking the garden every Tuesday at the Cape Fear Botanical Gardens from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tai Chi is best practiced in loose, comfortable clothing. Dress for the weather as the class may be held outside. Bring a water bottle. All levels and walk-ins are available. Admission to the class is $17 for non-garden members, $15 for garden members.

Runner's Corner

 

5K Donut Dash: Join 5 Sparrows, a nonprofit organization working to fight against human trafficking, April 7 at Festival Park in downtown Fayetteville for a 5K run. Pre register for the race and get a t-shirt! The race will begin at 8 a.m. in Festival Park. To register, visit https://www.active.com/fayetteville-nc/running/distance-running-races/5k-donut-dash-2018?int=72-3-A3.

 

GLObal RUN 5K: The 6th annual GLObal RUN 5K will be a glow run! The run will be held April 21. Packet pickup is April 20 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. and on race day from 7 to 8:15 p.m. Each participant will get a t-shirt, a glow bracelet and a glow necklace. This event is in support of Gray’s Creek Middle School’s global focus and student travel. This year’s scholarship recipients are traveling to China in summer 2019.