Christmas tree exhibit and auction
The Halle Cultural Arts Center’s sixth annual Christmas tree exhibit and auction to raise money for the Western Wake Crisis Ministry will be open until Friday, Dec. 20, at 237 N. Salem St., Apex.
St. Francis United Methodist Church will host its 15th annual Live Nativity from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 2965 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary. Dinner is from 5-7 p.m. The Live Nativity, indoor nativity displays, live music and crafts for kids are from 6-8 p.m.
Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian Church will host a study of “The Journey: Walking the Road to Bethlehem” by Adam Hamilton from 11 a.m.-noon or 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, in the church’s Session Room, 200 High Meadow Drive, Cary. Classes started Dec. 4. Evening sessions include a separate class for kids, and child care is available for both sessions with registration.
Family dinners are available from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the church fellowship hall for $20 per family, $7 for adults and $3 for kids. For details or registration, call 919-467-4944.
White Plains United Methodist Church will host a study of “The Journey” by Adam Hamilton from 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, in Room C203 at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. Classes started Dec. 4. The class costs $12. To register, call 919-467-9394 or go to www.wpumc.com.
Contemporary Christmas Concert
White Plains United Methodist Church’s Contemporary Christmas Concert will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. The Praise Team and New Spirit groups will perform popular and new Christmas songs.
Blue Christmas Service
The Good Shepherd United Church of Christ’s Blue Christmas Service will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20, at 1050 NW Maynard Road, Cary. The quiet, reflective service is for people coping with loss, grief, illness or other difficulty during the holidays. All are welcome, and child care is provided.
Candlelight service and sledding
Mosaic Church of Cary will host a candlelight service at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 270 Towerview Court. The church will have over four tons of snow brought in for sledding at 5 p.m. For details, call 919-535-8365 or go to www.madebeautiful.com.
Christmas Eve services at White Plains United Methodist Church
The contemporary service will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24, in the Christian Life Center at the church, 313 SE Maynard Road, Cary. The traditional service will be at 7 p.m., the service of music and meditation at 9 p.m. and another traditional service at 11 p.m. in the church sanctuary.
Christmas tree pick-up
The town of Fuquay-Varina will collect Christmas trees from curbs from Thursday, Dec. 26, to Friday, Jan. 17, or at a drop-off site at Action Park, 609 Wake Chapel Road.
Christmas tree pick-up
The town of Morrisville will collect Christmas trees on Wednesday, Jan. 29.