Cary News: Community

Faith Notes: Feb. 19-25

Faith and religious events for Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Holly Springs and Morrisville.

Compassion International

The interactive “Compassion Experience” exhibit is on display from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Monday, Feb. 20, in the parking lot at MacGregor Village, 107 Edinburgh Drive, Cary. The event is presented by by Compassion International, a Christian child development organization. Free.,

Children’s group

The Elementary Discipleship Group meets at 4:30 p.m. Sundays at White Plains United Methodist Church, 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. The program features a light supper, Bible stories, activitivies and more. Open to all elementary students. For more information, email To register:

Couples classes

The Hispanic Ministry at White Plains United Methodist Church is offering classes for couples through March 12. The classes meet Sundays at 4:30 p.m. at the church, 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. Childcare will be available. For more information, email pastor Edith Salazar at

Bible study

The Western Wake Bible Study group meets at 7 p.m. Mondays at Westhigh Evangelical Covenant Church, 590 Westhigh St., Cary. The non-denominational study group meets every Monday through April.

Infertility support group

A support group for those coping with infertility or considering adoption or reproductive medicine meets at 10:30 a.m. the third Saturday of each month at West Regional Library, 4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary. The group is hosted by the Waiting Hearts Foundation.,

Grief/divorce support

Triangle Marriage and Family Life Center hosts GriefShare and DivorceCare groups from 9:30-11 a.m. Saturdays at 3761 NW Cary Parkway, Suite 102. 919-267-6747.

Toy, clothing collection

Greater Life Ministries collects toys and clothes to give to homeless and needy families. The organization also collects household items, furniture, clothing and more. To arrange for donations to be picked up, call 919-274-2511 or 919-432-3323. Mail monetary donations to P.O. Box 26083, Raleigh, NC 27611.

Food pantry

The Point Church food pantry offers free groceries, a hot meal and clothing from 11 a.m. to noon Saturdays at 1503 Walnut St., Cary, and 1402 E. Williams St., Apex.

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