Cary News: Community

Faith Notes: June 24

Students from Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs and Morrisville were honored in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ seminary graduation on June 14. Thirty-six graduates completed four years of study, and 186 received certificates for this year’s study.
Students from Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs and Morrisville were honored in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ seminary graduation on June 14. Thirty-six graduates completed four years of study, and 186 received certificates for this year’s study. COURTESY OF DAVID CREECH

Vacation Bible School

Woodhaven Baptist Church will host “Everest” for three-year-olds through sixth-grade students from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, July 12, through Thursday, July 16, at 4000 Kildaire Farm Road, Apex. Registration is free. An optional dinner is at 5 p.m. for $3 per person. To sign up, go to www.woodhaven.org.

Fan collections

Greater Life Ministries collects fans and air conditioning window units for those in need. The ministry regularly collects toys, household items, furniture, clothing and more. To arrange for donations to be picked up, call 919-985-0492 or 919-274-2511. 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.

Preschool

▪ Christ the King Preschool is enrolling ages 2-5, including a pre-kindergarten transition class, for the 2015-16 school year. The preschool is at 600 Walnut St., Cary. For details, call preschool director Beth Hollander at 919-460-0950 or go to tinyurl.com/CTK-Register-For-Preschool.

▪ Fellowship Preschool is enrolling ages 2-4 for the 2015-16 school year. Hours of operation are from 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and the preschool is at 1788 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary. For more information, call Becki Rossi at 919-380-0533.

▪ Peace Presbyterian Children’s Center is enrolling ages 2-5 for the fall. The center is at 1777 W. Chatham St., Cary. For details, call 919-415-1733 or go to ppchildrenscenter.org.

▪ St. Paul’s Preschool is accepting applications for the 2015-16 school year. The preschool is at 221 Union St., Cary. For details, contact Brooke Bowersox at 919-467-3788 or stpaulspreschoolcary@gmail.com.

Soul Yoga

Gentle stretching and yoga sessions will be at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Westwood Baptist Church, 200 Westhigh St., Cary. Sessions are open to the public for $5. Bring a mat.

Regeneration Addiction Support Group

Good Hope Baptist Church will host confidential Regeneration Addiction Support Group meetings for adults affected by any addiction, their friends and family members at 7 p.m. Mondays in FLC room 110 at 6628 Good Hope Baptist Church Road, Cary. For details, go to goodhopechurch.org.

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.

Alcoholics Anonymous

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

Sisters in Support

White Plains United Methodist Church hosts a support group for women who had or currently have breast cancer from 7-8:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. For information, email Lee Heathcoat at lee@wpumc.com.

Overeaters Anonymous

Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church hosts Overeaters Anonymous meetings from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wednesdays in room 126, 100 Judd Parkway. For information, call 919-557-7712 or 919-771-1393.

Celebrate Recovery

Westhigh Evangelical Covenant Church hosts Celebrate Recovery meetings at 8 p.m. Wednesdays at 590 Westhigh St., Cary. For information on Celebrate Recovery, go to www.celebraterecovery.com. For more information on the church’s program, go to www.summitnc.org or email summit@summitnc.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. For information, call Phyllis Travers at 919-233-0355.

The Truth Project Bible Study

White Plains United Methodist Church hosts The Truth Project Bible Study from 9:30-11 a.m. Thursdays, through July 30, at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. To sign up, go to www.wpumc.com/register.

Bingo

The Knights of Columbus Council 12119 hosts jackpot bingo at 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina. For details, call Al Munno at 919-557-7718 or Sonny Butler at 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. For details, call 919-469-8023.

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