Rec Sports News

• Former UNC star Phil Ford is the speaker at March 20 Chapel Hill Sports Club meeting at Squids, Chapel Hill. Meet­ing begins at 12 noon. Tim Brewster, tight ends coach for Carolina football, will be the April 17 speaker. Cost is $25. RSVP to Weldon Brown (

• Bring MLB to Raleigh debuted in early March at mlb­ It’s a grassroots effort to get Raleigh in the conversation when MLB expands in the distant future.

• Orange County Spring Job Fair (15 companies, public agencies) will be held March 27 from 10 to 2 at Orange Works Employment & Training Center, 1113 Mayo St., Hillsbor­ough. Bring your resume.

• April is N.C. Craft Beer Month. Look for tastings, tours, special events. Check CSN’s Triangle Festivals for some, or ask your favorite brewery.

• Spring Plant Sales: March 30, 8 a.m. to 12 noon, Duke Gardens, Durham; Native Plant Sale, May 4, 2-7, N.C. Bot­an­ical Garden, Chapel Hill.