Garner: Community

Faith Notes: July 28

Vacation Bible school

Vacation Bible school at Hayes Chapel Christian Church is 6:45-8:30 p.m. Aug. 5-9, at 315 E. Garner Road, Garner.

Food drive

During the summer when school is out, many local families need extra help with food. Garner Area Ministries’ food pantry is traditionally poorly stocked during the summer, in comparison to November and December when it is full. The agency is collecting food during its “Christmas in July” campaign from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday, at 558 Village Court, Garner. For information, call 919-772-9100.


•  Garner United Methodist Church will have a kids’ consignment sale 7-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13 and 8-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept.14, followed by a half-price sale from noon-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at 201 Methodist Drive, Garner. Call 919-772-2042, or visit


•  New Bethel Baptist Church is planning to host a craft show 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at 2110 Benson Road, Garner. The church needs vendors for this annual event. For more information, contact Ruby Pearce at