Midtown: Community

Club Notes, May 19

Lions Club to hear from Hospice

Rick Gwaltney of Hospice of Wake County will address the North Raleigh Lions Club at 6 p.m. Monday, May 20, at the Bayleaf Community Center, 11617 Six Forks Road, Raleigh. To register, contact Maggie Crisafi at 919-803-6222 or maggie.crisafi@gmail.com.

Autism group holds social potluck

The Wake County chapter of the Autism Society of North Carolina will hold a social potluck during its next meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 100 W. Lochmere Drive, Cary. For more information, contact Judie Strickland at 919-459-2544 or nightskygazer2@aol.com.

People We Are seeks members

People We Are, a group for self-advocates with developmental disabilities, is seeking new members. The group will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at the Hayes Barton United Methodist Church, 2209 Fairview Road, Raleigh. The group works to develop speaking skills in regards to matters of public policy, employment and housing and discusses the rights, issues and needs of people with developmental disabilities. For more information, call 919-832-8660 or email tmoore@arcnc.org.

Live lobster fundraiser

The Exchange Club of North Raleigh will hold its annual lobster sale from 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 1, at the Quail Corners parking lot, 1613 E. Millbrook Road, Raleigh. Live Maine lobsters can be ordered for $15 each. Orders must be placed by Wednesday, May 29. Proceeds will benefit the prevention of child abuse and other community projects. For more information or to place an order, call 919-782-2820 or email frhester@bellsouth.net.

Teen to Adulthood to discuss guardianship

Stacy Cash and Ke’pe Harrison, guardianship specialists with The Arc of Wake County, will hold a Teen to Adulthood session on guardianship from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 15, at the Millbrook Exchange Community Center, 1905 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh. The group is for parents who want to learn about transition services and issues for teens and young adults with disabilities. For more information, call 919-832-8660.

Raleigh Newcomers Alumni Club

The Raleigh Newcomers Alumni Club is seeking new members. The club holds weekly or monthly meetings of book club, game and card groups, plus luncheon and speaker programs. For more information on joining, email bas27613@yahoo.com.

Grief support group

Grief support group meetings will be held 6:30-8:30 p.m. each Tuesday in classroom 1008 at the Wakefield High School Ninth Grade Center, 931 Durham Road, Wake Forest. Participants will be guided through a series of discussions as well as explore tools to assist them through the grieving process. For more information, email Ami Miano or Meghan Petrie at wakefieldhealingacommunity@gmail.com.

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