Southern Wake Faith Community in Action
First Baptist Weekday Preschool
Christ the King Preschool camp
Christ the King Preschool at Christ the King Lutheran Church wil host a summer camp for ages 2 1/2 to 5 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, June 2, through Friday, June 6, at 600 Walnut St., Cary. The camp costs $145. For more information, call 919-460-0950 or go to www.christthekingcary.org.
Peace Presbyterian Children’s Center
Peace Presbyterian’s Children Center at Peace Presbyterian Church has openings for ages 2 to 5 for the fall. The church is at 1777 W. Chatham St., Cary. For details or a tour, call 919-415-1733, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.peacepca.org/ministries/ppcc.
St. Paul’s Preschool
St. Paul’s Preschool at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Cary is accepting registration for the 2014-15 school year. The church is at 221 Union St., Cary. For more information or to schedule a tour, contact Brooke Bowersox at 919-467-3788 or email@example.com.
Greenwood Forest Children’s Center
Greenwood Forest Children’s Center at Greenwood Forest Baptist Church has openings for ages 2-5 for the 2014-2015 school year. The children’s center is also accepting enrollment for preschool and elementary school children in summer camp for the week of Monday, June 23, through Friday, June 27. The church is at 110 SE Maynard Road, Cary. For details, call Sandy Duncan at 919-469-0140 or go to cc.gfbccary.org.
Yard Sale and More
The Abiding Presence Lutheran Church Yard Sale and More will be from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at 7300 Sunset Lake Road, Fuquay-Varina. Furniture, clothes, books, electronics and homemade crafts will be sold. There will be games, food, clowns and face painting for kids. The yard sale will raise money for the church’s Columbarium Memorial Garden project. If you would like to make a donation or run a booth for your business at the event, email Debbie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Relay for Life fundraiser
Garner Church of Christ will host a fundraiser for Relay for Life starting at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 17, at 1364 Benson Road, Garner. Plates of barbecue will be on sale for $8 per plate, and there will be a yard sale, car wash and craft vendors. For details, call 919-772-1534.
Raleigh Christian Women’s Connection
The Raleigh Christian Women’s Connection will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, at the N.C. State University Club, 4200 Hillsborough St., Raleigh. Bev Hofert will demonstrate making canvas rugs and placemats. DiAnne Scott will give an inspirational speech. Lunch costs $16, and a free nursery is available. To make a reservation by Friday, May 16, call 919-337-8003 or email email@example.com.
Women’s Month brunch
The Christ the King Lutheran Church Senior Choir will present its spring cantata, “Different Times, Different Voices, All Praise to God,” at the 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. worship services Sunday, June 1, at 600 Walnut St., Cary.
Summer writing camp
Christ the King Preschool registration
Christ the King Preschool of Christ the King Lutheran Church is accepting registration for ages 2-5 for the 2014-15 school year. The church is at 600 Walnut St., Cary. For more information, go to www.christthekingcary.org/Preschool/Registration.aspx.
Contemplative worship service
Worship services at The Cary
Sisters in Support
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. For details, call 919-272-3045 or 919-255-5883 or go to www.pardonedbychrist.org.
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. Details: Phyllis Travers, 919-233-0355.
Author and speaker Sarah Bush will host a 12-week study on prayer with her book, “The Invitation – Come Boldly to the Throne of Grace,” from 10-11:30 a.m. or 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays at 708 Town Side Drive, Apex. For information or registration, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Knights of Columbus Council 12119 hosts jackpot bingo at 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina. Doors open at 6 p.m. Food and beverages available. Details: Al Munno, 919-557-7718, or Sonny Butler, 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. The group helps women with hurting, hangups and habits. Details: 919-469-8023.
Brown Bag Ministry
The Brown Bag Ministry, which feeds more than 1,400 people a week, is looking for middle- and high school-age volunteers. The group meets at St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church in Apex about 9 a.m. Saturdays. Volunteers prepare bagged meals and hand them out in Raleigh. The group usually finishes by 1 p.m. Details: www.brownbagministry.org.