White Plains United Methodist Church’s free annual Community Thanksgiving Feast is 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, in the church’s Christian Life Center at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. To register, call 919-467-9394 or register at wpumc.com/Thanksgiving.
Surviving the Holidays
A GriefShare session will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at First United Methodist Church Cary, 117 S. Academy St.
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Scholar in Residence program
Beth Shalom synagogue, 5713 Yates Mill Pond Road, Raleigh, will host a Scholar in Residence program Friday, Nov. 20, to Sunday, Nov. 22. The program features Jennifer Rudnick Zunikoff, a storyteller, who will lead workshops on immigration. Faith-based organizations are invited to attend Saturday, Nov. 21, at 10 a.m. for a conversation on how to be advocates for change in the community. bethshalomnc.org or 919-858-7777.
Food Pantry Thanksgiving meal distribution
White Plains United Methodist Church will distribute bags of Thanksgiving food, from 3 to 6 p.m., Monday, Nov. 23, at the church’s Christian Life Center, 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. 919-467-9394
Christmas for Kids
Tree of Life Lutheran Church invites kids, ages 4-12, to Christmas for Kids from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, for crafts, stories, music and more at 1155 Executive Circle, Cary. Call Pastor Roger Rockhoff to register for free: 919-500-2859.
Greater Life Ministries collects toys, household items, furniture, clothing and more and is starting to collect items for the holidays. To arrange for donations to be picked up, call 919-274-2511. Mail monetary donations to P.O. Box 26083, Raleigh, NC 27611.
The Point Church food pantry offers free groceries, a hot meal and clothing from 11 a.m. to noon Saturdays at 1503 Walnut St., Cary, and 1402 E. Williams St., Apex.
Gentle stretching and yoga sessions will be at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Westwood Baptist Church, 200 Westhigh St., Cary. Sessions are open to the public for $5. Bring a mat.
Regeneration Addiction Support Group
Good Hope Baptist Church will host confidential Regeneration Addiction Support Group meetings for adults affected by any addiction, their friends and family members at 7 p.m. Mondays in FLC room 110 at 6628 Good Hope Baptist Church Road, Cary. goodhopechurch.org.
Family support ministry meeting
A family support ministry organized by Mary Williams-Farrington and the Pardoned by Christ Ministry meets the first, second and fourth Tuesday of every month at The Point Church, 1503 Walnut St., Cary. The ministry provides support for people who have been incarcerated or who have or have had an incarcerated family member. 919-272-3045, 919-255-5883, pardonedbychrist.org.
Holly Springs United Methodist Church hosts “There is a Solution” Alcoholics Anonymous group meetings from 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 108 Avent Ferry Road.
Sisters in Support
White Plains United Methodist Church hosts a support group for women who had or currently have breast cancer from 7-8:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. email@example.com.
Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church hosts Overeaters Anonymous meetings from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wednesdays in room 126, 100 Judd Parkway. 919-557-7712, 919-771-1393.
Cancer support group
A cancer support group meets the second Wednesday of each month from 7-8:30 p.m. in Room WC108 at Colonial Baptist Church, 6051 Tryon Road, Cary. 919-233-0355.
The Truth Project Bible Study
White Plains United Methodist Church hosts The Truth Project Bible Study from 9:30-11 a.m. Thursdays, through Dec. 2, at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. wpumc.com/register.
The Knights of Columbus Council 12119 hosts jackpot bingo at 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina. 919-557-7718, 845-797-0830.
Celebrate Recovery for Women
Celebrate Recovery for Women meets at 6 p.m. every Friday at the homes of members of North Cary Baptist Church. 919-469-8023.
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