The Hope Café Bible study
The Hope Café is starting a new Bible study. The first meeting will be from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, at Chevys Ale House, 1402 E. Williams St., Apex. Dr. Jack Watson will lead the study. For more information, call 919-818-8350 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth summer programs
White Plains United Methodist Church has weekly programs for middle and high school students from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays in the youth room at the church, 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary.
Summer Camp for Women
Pleasant Grove Church will hold a Summer Camp for Women from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Monday until Aug. 5 at 1528 Davis Drive, Cary. Childcare will be provided for children ages 6 months to 12 years. Cost is $5 per session. To register, call 919-523-8889 or visit www.pgc-cary.org.
Ambassador Presbyterian Church will hold a Bible study for women titled James: Mercy Triumphs from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays through Aug. 5 at 1010 Schieffelin Road, Apex. To register, call 919-249-0230 or visit ambassadorpres.org.
Summer book club
The summer book club at White Plains United Methodist Church will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, at the church at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. The group will discuss In His Steps by C. Sheldon. For more information, email email@example.com.
Preschool summer camp
Sunrise United Methodist Church will host a preschool summer camp with an Ocean Treasures theme for children ages 3 to 5 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 12-16 at 5420 Sunset Lake Road, Holly Springs. Enrollment is open. The camp costs $125; a deposit of $25 is required with the enrollment form, and the final payment is due on the first day of camp. For more information, call 919-303-3720 ext. 204 or email Kim Sain at firstname.lastname@example.org.
First United Methodist Church will hold GriefShare classes from 7 to 9 p.m. every Thursday through Aug. 29 in Room 125 at 117 S. Academy St., Cary. Cost is $15 and includes a GriefShare workbook. To register, call 919-467-1861.
The Luz de Pueblo ministry at White Plains United Methodist Church will host a marriage conference on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 30 and 31, at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. For more information, email email@example.com.
Summer family recreation program
Fuquay-Varina Presbyterian Church will hold a family recreation program titled Friday Night Lites at 6:30 p.m. every Friday in the summer at 310 N. Ennis St. Dinner will be served. To make reservations, contact Chrissy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cary Presbyterian Church offers a labyrinth meditation walk from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at 614 Griffis St.. For details, call 919-469-1337 or visit www.carypresbyterian.org.
Family summer events
White Plains United Methodist Church will host several summer events for families:
• 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11: Picnic in the Park at the Kiwanis Shelter at Bond Park.
• 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25: Fall kickoff with pig pickin in the Christian Life Center at the church.
The church is located at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. For details, call 919-467-9394 or visit www.wpumc.com.
• Salem Baptist Church, 1821 N. Salem St., Apex, has openings for the 2013-14 school year for children ages 2 to pre-kindergarten. Children must turn 2 by Aug. 31. For information, call 919-387-3400 or visit www.salem-bc.org.
• First Baptist Church of Morrisville Preschool will open Sept. 3 at 209 Church St., Morrisville. Three-day classes are available for 3- and 4-year-olds. A family picnic and open house will be held in the summer. To register, contact director Becky Wood at 919-467-8317 or email@example.com.
Volunteers are needed at Semillas de Amor, or Seeds of Love, an after-school program of the Hispanic ministry at White Plains United Methodist Church, 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. The program meets from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. No teaching experience is necessary. Volunteers do not need to speak Spanish. To volunteer, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Holly Springs United Methodist Church hosts There is a Solution Alcoholics Anonymous group meetings from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at 108 Avent Ferry Road.
AWANA for children in kindergarten through fifth grade meets at 6:45 p.m. every Wednesday at North Cary Baptist Church, 505 Reedy Creek Road, Cary. For details, call 919-469-8023.
The Knights of Columbus Council 12119 hosts a jackpot bingo at 7 p.m. every Thursday at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina. Doors open at 6 p.m. Food and beverages are available. For details, contact 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 North Cary Baptist Church, 505 Reedy Creek Road, Cary. The group helps women with hurting, hang-ups and habits. For details, call 919-469-8023.
Brown Bag Ministry
The Brown Bag Ministry, which feeds more than 1,400 people a week, is looking for middle- and high school-age volunteers. The group meets at St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church in Apex about 9 a.m. Saturdays. Volunteers prepare bagged meals and hand them out at Moore Square in Raleigh. The group usually finishes by 1 p.m. Go to www.brownbagministry.org for details.
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