After-school outreach program seeks volunteers
The Kirk of Kildaire, Presbyterian Kirk Outreach After-school Learning Academy (KOALA) is looking for volunteers to help Briarcliff Elementary School first and second grade students with homework. The program is 4-5 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the school year at the church, which is at 200 High Meadow Drive, Cary. 919-467-4944, email@example.com.
White Plains United Methodist Church’s fall studies begin on Sunday, Sept. 20. The church is at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. Find details and registration online: wpumc.com/register.
Evangel Church’s Western Round-Up starts with a pancake breakfast, horse and pony rides and games at 9 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 20, with a worship service at 11 a.m. at 201 Meadow Drive, Fuquay-Varina. Admission is free and open to the public.
Fall Festival of Faith
Kirk of Kildaire, Presbyterian, offers Fall Festival of Faith studies from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 23 through Oct. 21, at 200 High Meadow Drive, Cary. The classes are Making Sense of the Bible, PREPARE/ENRICH (a study for couples) and The Enneagram: Gateway to Grace.
Childcare is available with registration for young children and infants, and service projects are available for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. The church also hosts dinners for families from 5:30-6:30 p.m., $8 for adults, $5 for children, up to $25 per family. Registration is required. 919-467-4944, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mentoring and Modeling Seminar
The 10th annual Mentoring and Modeling Seminar of Women After God’s Own Heart, Inc. will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at Country Inn & Suites, 201 Airgate Drive, Morrisville. Pastor Steve Raj of Life International in Durham will speak. Admission is free.
Sunrise United Methodist Church’s Campfire Fall Family Festival will be 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27, at 5420 Sunset Lake Road, Holly Springs.
Christmas Shopping Spree
Genesis United Methodist Church’s Christmas Shopping Spree craft show is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at 850 High House Road, Cary. genesis-umc.org.
Vendor registration is open. Registration for a six-foot table is $40 ($30 for Genesis United Methodist Church members) and electrical outlets are $10. bit.ly/1ewPf34.
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 919-274-2511. Mail monetary donations to P.O. Box 26083, Raleigh, NC 27611.
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.
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. 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. 919-272-3045, 919-255-5883, pardonedbychrist.org.
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. email@example.com.
Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church hosts Overeaters Anonymous meetings from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wednesdays in room 126, 100 Judd Parkway. 919-557-7712, 919-771-1393.
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. 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. wpumc.com/register.
The Knights of Columbus Council 12119 hosts jackpot bingo at 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina. 919-557-7718, 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. 919-469-8023.
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