Cary News: Community

Faith notes: May 13


The Knights of Columbus Council 12119 will hold a jackpot Bingo every Thursday at 7 p.m. at St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina. Doors open at 6 p.m. Food and beverages will be available. For details, contact Al Munno at 919-557-7718 or Sonny Butler at 845-797-0830.

Church suppers

Macedonia United Methodist Church will hold a barbecue fundraiser from 11a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, May 18, at 2700 Jones Franklin Road, Cary. Menu includes pork or chicken, sides, dessert and tea. Cost is $8. For details, call 919-851-1551 or visit

Good Shepherd United Church of Christ will hold a barbecue dinner fundraiser from 4 p.m. until sold out Friday, May 18, at 1050 N.W. Maynard Road, Cary. Cost is $8 for barbecue, potato salad, coleslaw, banana pudding and iced tea. For information, visit


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


Cornerstone Presbyterian Church will hold a concert on the lawn at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at 2220 High House Road, Cary. Bring a blanket or chair. For details, visit

The Tour Choir of Concordia College in New York will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 100 Lochmere Drive West, Cary. For information, call 919-851-7248 or email


Realhope Christian Church will hold a special outreach worship service from 10 to 11:15 a.m. Sunday, May 20, at Herbert Akins Elementary School, 2255 Herbert Akins Road, Fuquay-Varina. The service will be followed by a church day out at Lake Crabtree County Park with lunch and watersports. For information, 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.