Wakefield Central Baptist Church will host English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at 4 p.m. each Sunday afternoon, starting Nov. 9. Educators and others with an interest in teaching are invited to attend the first session to see if they would like to volunteer to teach on a rotating basis. For details, go to wcbchurch.org.
Coat donations sought
Zebulon United Methodist Church, Wakefield Central Baptist Church, The Brown Bag Ministry and Dream Coat Ministries will take gently used coats of all sizes as well as blankets and other winter wear during the Warming the Heart of the Community event. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, at ZUMC at the corner of N. Church Avenue and Sycamore Street in Zebulon. Donations can be dropped off from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at ZUMC or at Wakefield Baptist, 308 Proctor St., Zebulon.
White Oak Baptist Church will host its annual Church Bazaar on Friday, Nov. 21, at 13943 Buffalo Road, Clayton. For details, go to WhiteOakChurch.us.
Beyond the Gate
Beyond the Gate Ministries is seeking donations to sponsor senior citizens at the Oliver House this Christmas. The program is asking for $20 per resident. Donors can donate to Beyond the Gate, or obtain a wish list and shop themselves. For details, call 919-201-0909.
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.