Knights of Columbus fundraiser
The Knights of Columbus Fr. H. Charles Mulholland Assembly 2983 will hold a fundraiser for the group’s community service activities all day Wednesday at City Barbeque, 1305 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary. The restaurant will donate 25 percent of proceeds to the group.
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Holly Springs seniors can play Bingo from 1-3 p.m. every first and third Wednesday of the month at Bass Lake Park, 900 Bass Lake Road. Bingo cards cost $1 and there will be cash prizes of up to $10.
The Holly Springs Community Band rehearses at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. hollyspringsband.net.
Thrift 2 Gift’s story time for families is 10:30-11 a.m. Thursdays at 1402 E. Williams St., Apex.
Movies at the Halle
The Halle Cultural Arts Center hosts Pizza and a Movie with “Minions” at 6 p.m. at 237 N. Salem St., Apex.
Tickets are $5 each ($2 for ages 2 and younger). bit.ly/1XSQS0w.
Deb Oronzio leads a workshop, Design A Career You Would Love, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. Call to register: 919-463-8500.
‘Powerful Medicine: Simply Magic’
“Powerful Medicine: Simply Magic” will be shown at 7 p.m. at The Cary, 122 E. Chatham St. A question-and-answer session with director Kevin Spencer will follow. Tickets cost $5.
Movies at The Cary
The Cary theater will show holiday movies in December at 122 E. Chatham St. All tickets are $5 except for “White Christmas,” which costs $7.50. thecarytheater.com.
▪ “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at 9 p.m. Thursday.
▪ A sing-along with “White Christmas” at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday.
Volunteers will wrap Christmas presents to raise donations for Second Chance Pet Adoptions from noon to 9 p.m. this Friday through Wednesday, Dec. 23, and noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 24, between Marshall’s and Petco at Crossroads Plaza in Cary. secondchancenc.org.
Oak City Brass plays classical Christmas music in the Holly Springs Cultural Center’s Discovery Series at 7:30 p.m. at 300 W. Ballentine St. Tickets are $5.
“Winterfest ’15” with the Cary Town Band is at 7:30 p.m. at the Cary Senior Center Ballroom at Bond Park, 120 Maury Odell Place. The band plays music for Christmas, Hanukkah, the Winter Solstice and the New Year.
▪ The Cary Downtown Farmers Market is open 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 135 W. Chatham St. caryfarmersmarket.com.
▪ The Western Wake Farmers’ Market is open 9:30 a.m. to noon at 101 Gathering Park Circle, Cary. wwfm.ag.
Holly Springs’ Winter Market is open from 9:30 a.m. to noon in the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St.
Bluegrass Jam Sessions
The Holly Springs Cultural Center’s Bluegrass Jam Sessions for all ages and skill levels are 2-4 p.m. Saturdays at 300 W. Ballentine St. Bring an instrument and music to share or play along.
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▪ Eva Perry Regional Library hosts stories for babies at 9:30 a.m. Mondays and 11:30 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex. Stories for toddlers start at 10:30 a.m. Mondays; 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; and 10:30 a.m. Fridays. Stories for preschoolers are at 2:30 p.m. Mondays and 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Stories for families begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. 919-387-2100.
▪ Barnes & Noble hosts story time for toddlers at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and for preschoolers at 10 a.m. Wednesdays at 760 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
▪ The West Regional Library’s story time for babies is at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays through Nov. 24 at 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. 919-463-8500.