Cary News: Community

Faith notes: May 6


The Cary Church of Christ will hold a Bible class called “The Longest Day: An In-depth Look at the Last 24 Hours of the Life of Christ” at 9:30 a.m. Sundays at 6640 Tryon Road. Another class called “Answering Atheism” will be at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. Both classes will last until the end of May.

A parenting class called “Help & Hope for Single Parents” will be held on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. through May 21 at Sovereign Grace Church, 401 Upchurch Street, Apex. Childcare will be provided. For information, visit


Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian Church will hold Concerts for a Cause at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at 200 High Meadow Drive, Cary. Featuring classical selections, hymns, jazz and more with Dr. Kent Foss and Dr Larry Abernathy. Proceeds will benefit Habitat for Humanity. Childcare will be provided for ages five and under; call three days in advance to reserve. For information, call 919-467-4944 or visit

Westwood Baptist Church will hold a concert featuring the Taylors, a southern gospel quartet, at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at 200 Westhigh St., Cary. For details, call 919-469-9393.

The community-based Cary Children’s Concert Choir will celebrate its 12th year by presenting a free concert entitled “Together We Sing: Hope Peace and Unity” at 7 p.m. Friday, May 11, at Greenwood Forest Baptist Church, 110 S.E. Maynard Road, Cary. For information, call 919-285-2788 or email


Abiding Presence Lutheran Church will hold its second annual ChoirFest at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at 7300 Sunset Lake Road, Fuquay-Varina. Choirs from many local churches will offer a musical variety, from gospel to folk, a cappella singers and small group ensembles. An offering will go to Southern Wake Faith Community in Action to help those in emergency financial distress in the community.

The Salem Baptist Church College and Young Career Class will hold a Golf Tournament Fundraiser for its Haiti Mission Trip from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 19 at Knight’s Play Golf Center, 2512 Ten Ten Road, Apex. Cost is $50 per player. Deadline to register is Sunday, May 6. To register, visit

Support groups

Holly Springs United Methodist Church holds “There is a Solution” Alcoholics Anonymous group meetings from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at 108 Avent Ferry Road.

Westwood Baptist Church will offer GriefShare classes on Tuesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. through June 26 at 200 Westhigh St., Cary. Cost is $20 per person. Childcare is provided if arranged in advance. For information, call 919-469-9393 or visit

Saint Francis United Methodist Church will offer a GriefShare support group at noon on Thursdays in the church library at 2965 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary. For information, call 919-362-1666.