Financial Aid Workshop
Lincoln County Schools will sponsor a financial aid workshop 7 p.m. today at the Warren Citizens Center, 115 W. Main St. in Lincolnton. A representative of the College Foundation of North Carolina will explain the financial aid process and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
For more information, call (704) 736-1017, Ext. 27705.
Fish and BBQ
Tuckerâ€™s Grove United Methodist Church, Iron Station, will have a fish fry and BBQ sale beginning 10 a.m. Friday.
UMAR Holiday Sale
UMAR will host a holiday sale at the new Lincolnton ARTS Center, 202 E. Main St. in Lincolnton, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday. UMAR promotes independence and growth for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. These individuals have made beautiful handmade ornaments, jewelry, scarves, paintings, potter and more. Proceeds support the artist as well as the Lincolnton ARTS center.
For more information, call (704) 240-9838.
Laboratory United Methodist Church, 1850 Bill Lynch Rd. in Lincolnton, will host a fellowship meal 6 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (704) 735-6605.
Trinity Lutheran Church and Daniels Lutheran Church will combine choirs to perform their Christmas Cantata 6 p.m. Saturday at Trinity in Vale. All are invited to this musical worship experience, â€œLead Me Back to Bethlehem.â€
Call (704) 276-1257 or (704) 735-8034/2388 for more information.
Adult Choir Program
The adult choir of Boger City Baptist Church, 2201 E. Main St. in Lincolnton, will present â€œDown from His Gloryâ€ 7 p.m. Friday and 10:30 a.m. Sunday.
The public is invited.
St. Paulâ€™s Lutheran Church of Crouse will have their childrenâ€™s Christmas play 11 a.m. Sunday.
The church is located on Old Hwy. 150 in Crouse.
Bethphage Lutheran Church, West Highway 182 in Lincolnton, will host a childrenâ€™s Christmas program, hand bell presentation, and cantata 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
The public is invited.
Gospel Way Baptist Church, 3904 Tryon Courthouse Rd. in Cherryville, will present their annual Christmas program 6 p.m. Sunday. The play this year is â€œTo the Cross.â€ For more information, call (704) 445-8420.
Hesed House Opening
Hesed House of Hope, Lincoln Countyâ€™s homeless shelter, is now open for the winter season.Â The shelter is located at 100 Ann Gaither Court, Lincolnton.Â Guests wishing to stay overnight at the shelter should arrive at 6:00 each evening.
Anyone wanting to volunteer to provide a meal or spend the night should contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
In My Fatherâ€™s House
In My Fatherâ€™s House will open at their new location on 119 Vandiver Dr. in Lincolnton Dec. 22. The first 20 families will receive a Christmas dinner food box.
The community support organization is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.