Light House convention
Light House Gospel Association will hold its convention at Oct. 9-11 at Eternal Life Fellowship Church, 4419 S. Smithfield Road, Knightdale. Free matinees will be held Friday and Saturday, with the main concert Thursday at 7 p.m. and Friday at 6 p.m. Call 919-497-6025 for more information.
Family Fun Day
Beula Christian Baptist Church will hold a Family Fun Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at 8225 Mitchell Mill Road, Zebulon. Attractions include free hot dogs and chips, music, games, bounce houses, face painting, a corn hole tournament and more.
The second Wendell area food drive will be hosted by local churches and will collect grocery bags with non-perishable items at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18. Residents are asked to leave their bags on their front steps or porches. Bags will be picked up by participating churches starting at 10 a.m.
Pins and Needles
The Pins and Needles Quilt Group Quilt Show and Raffle will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at Riley Hill Baptist Church, 6101 Riley Hill Road, Wendell. Raffle tickets are $1, or 6 for $5. Call 919-365-6875 for information.
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church will celebrate Women’s Day with a mini conference from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at 952 Morphus Bridge Road, Wendell. Minister Vickie L. Parker, of Zebulon First Baptist Church, will speak. Angela Bell will speak at 11 a.m. at the Sunday, Oct. 19 service.
Malaby’s Crossroads Missionary Church will hold a pastor’s anniversary celebration from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at 911 Old Knight Road, Knightdale. The event will feature gospel recording artist Richard Smallwood. Tickets are $40 per person.
Knightdale United Methodist Church holds a Wednesday Dinner at 6:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at 7071 Forestville Road, Knightdale. Call 919-266-2373 for more information.