FEB. 16

Country Breakfast Buffet: 7-10 a.m., Hopewell United Methodist Church, 4540 Hopewell Church Road, Trinity. Adults, $8; ages 6-12, $3; 5 and younger, free. Benefits the Building Fund. 336-431-9507.

Gospel Singing: 6:30 p.m., Groometown Baptist Church, 4202 Groometown Road, Greensboro. Featured groups — “Journey Bluegrass” and “Good News.” Love offering. Homemade desserts sold during intermission for small fee. 336-547-8936.

Hot Dog and Bake Sale: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., St. Andrews United Methodist Church, 1900 W. Vandalia Road, Greensboro.

FEB. 17

Blanket Drive: 10 a.m.-noon, also 7:15-9 p.m. Feb. 20, Abundant Life Church International, 560 Farragut St., Greensboro. For the homeless. 336-389-9933 or Outreach@edwardkirkpatrick.org.

FEB. 19

Clothing Bank: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays and 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church, 3701 Heath Ave., Greensboro. Free clothing for entire family. 336-273-5946.

FEB. 22

Marriage Retreat, United Forever: 6-9 p.m., also 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 23, Grandover Resort, 1000 Club Road, Greensboro. With certified facilitators from the Marriage Dynamics Institute. $20. Register by Feb. 15. 910-512-4754 or Pwtlw@yahoo.com. Lodging at Grandover, 336-294-1800; use booking code: CCR2019.

Soul Food Dinner: 6 p.m., Laughlin Memorial United Methodist Church, 1417 Huffine Mill Road, Greensboro. $10. In recognition and celebration of Black History Month. Entertainment. 336-375-3267.

FEB. 23

Stewards of God’s Creation, Spiritual Enrichment Retreat: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Grace Presbyterian Church, 3901 Carver School Road, Winston-Salem. Speakers include Rev. Jessica Rigel of Alamance Presbyterian Church in Greensboro, Mary Kirkpatrick of Guilford Park Presbyterian Church in Greensboro and Rev. Bryan McFarland, an award-winning singer/songwriter and Hunger Action Advocate of Salem Presbytery. To register: salempresbycalendar@gmail.com.

FEB. 24

Hope Fest: 2-4:30 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 3600 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro. Free multicultural dance festival with international baked goods and hot beverages for purchase. Donations encouraged to fight hunger. Proceeds benefit Greensboro Urban Ministry and A Simple Gesture. Frank Moore, 336-292-9125 or frank@firstlutheran.com.

Triad Christian Center “Let’s Talk” Marriage: 11 a.m., 4321 Barrow Road, High Point. Free dinner afterwards. Door prize of $100 for one couple. Child care available. 336-841-7307.

FEB 26

Can We Talk? A Conversation about Race and Where We Go from Here: 7:30-9 p.m., venue TBA. Feb. 26: Racial Equity and Criminal Justice; March 25, Racial Equity and Education; April 29, Racial Equity and Affirmative Action; May 20, Racial Equity and Finances. With Bethany Fellowship Church — The Impact Center. bfcword@gmail.com.

FEB. 28

Importance of Black History Month: 6:30 p.m., Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 13602 Martinsville Hwy, Cascade, Va. Pastor elect- Frederick Noel. 90.1 WNNA radio personalities Able Mable and Brother Paul will discuss the month’s importance.


Kids Consignment Sale: 9 a.m.-8 p.m., also 8 a.m.-1 p.m. March 2 (some items half price), St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 2715 Horse Pen Creek Road, Greensboro. www.saintpaulkidssale.com.


Open Clergy Ordinations, Non-Denominational: 2:30-4:30 p.m., 18Springs Community Healing Center, 2424 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem. With Light and Energy Workers Association. No religious schooling required. Register by March 1. Email Pastor Margo Ross Sears, margo@networkthelight.net. networkthelight.net.


Community Ash Wednesday Service: noon, Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., Kernersville. With Main Street United Methodist Church. 336-993-3411.


Hot Dog and Fried Apple Pies Sale: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Newlyn Street United Methodist Church, 212 E. Newlyn St., Greensboro. For large orders, call ahead and leave a message. 336-273-6073.

Chicken Pie and Barbecue Supper: 4-7:30 p.m., Mount Hope United Church of Christ, 2400 Mount Hope Church Road, Whitsett. Plates, $10. Pound of barbecue, $7. Eat-in or take-out. Benefits church and community projects; 15 percent of profits benefit nonprofit organizations. 336-697-1561 or www.mthopeucc.com.


Church Anniversary Celebration: 3 p.m., Fairgrove Missionary Baptist Church, 7912 Summerfield Road, Summerfield.


Anti-Racism Training Workshops: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., also 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. March 28, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3906 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro. Presented in conjunction with The Partnership Project and The Racial Equity Institute. 336-273-0822 or www.thepartnershipproject.org, click on workshops.


Bible Study: Noon Wednesdays, True Vine Baptist Church, 1404 Summit Ave., Greensboro. 336-273-1800.

Bible Study: 1:30 p.m. Mondays, Christ Lutheran Church, 3600 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro 336-288-4482.

Bible Study: 5:30 p.m., zumba class ($2, $1 for child under 18) 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Shalom Community Christian Church, 2227 Pinecroft Road, Greensboro. 336-272-4463.

Bible Study: 7 p.m. Wednesdays, New Beginnings Community Outreach Church, 201 Lawrence St., Greensboro. 336-271-2044.

Bible Study: 8 p.m. Wednesdays, New Jerusalem Tabernacle, 5419 Davis Mill Road, Pleasant Garden. 336-897-0068

Bible Study: 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Bethel AME Church, 200 Regan St., Greensboro.

Bible Study: 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Rescue Temple #1 Church of God in Christ, 601 Franklin Blvd., Greensboro. 336-273-7615.

Bible Study: 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Metropolitan United Methodist Church, 1701 E. Market St., Greensboro. 336-275-4658.

Bible Study: 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Mount Tabor United Methodist Church, 3100 Creekridge Road, Greensboro. Prayer, 6:30 p.m.

Cancer Care: Westover Church, 505 Muirs Chapel Road, Greensboro. A group for those journeying with cancer and/or their caregivers. Experience genuine understanding, meaningful prayer, and an applicable Biblical study and discussion. choosinghope@westoverchurch.com

Celebrate Recovery: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Grace Church, 1141 Enterprise Drive, High Point. Rick Warren’s faith-based recovery program for those wanting to address their hurts, hang-ups and habits. Deb, 610-762-0754; or Doug, 336-253-4148.

Chair Yoga Classes: 11 a.m. Wednesdays, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 1100 Curtis St., Greensboro. A free Lunch and Learn meal and class will follow the yoga class on the third Wednesday of each month. Sharon Muckenfuss, 336-802-6819.

Chapel Services: 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, through April 24, High Point University, Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. Open to the public. Song, prayer, preaching and meditative silence.

Christian Twelve Step Meeting: 11 a.m.-noon Saturdays, Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Avenue (enter through the rear parking lot off Westridge), Greensboro. “The Group”, a weekly meeting that combines the powerful resources of the wisdom contained in the Twelve Steps with the spiritual truths of the Holy Bible and using Christ Jesus as our higher power. 336-708-1518.

Clothing Bank: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays and 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church, 3701 Heath Ave., Greensboro. Free clothing for entire family. 336-273-5946.

Community Clothes Closet: 10:30 a.m.-noon first and third Mondays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. second Saturdays, Parkway Baptist Church, 1411 Westmoreland Drive, Greensboro. Free. Open to all.

Community Prayer Group: 9:30 a.m. second Wednesday of every month, Mount Tabor United Methodist Church fellowship hall, 2431 U.S. Highway 220, four miles south of Madison. Coffee, donuts, light breakfast snacks, solos and gospel singing. There is also a short devotion. Noreen or Don, 336-427-5851

Divorce Care: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, or 9:30 a.m. Sundays, Westover Church, 505 Muirs Chapel Road, Greensboro. westoverchurch.com/careandsupport

Free Community Breakfast: 8-10 a.m., last Saturday of each month, Fellowship Hall (Boren Building), Muir’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 314 Muirs Chapel Road, Greensboro. 336-299-1913.

Free Community Breakfast: 8-10 a.m., first Saturday of the month, St. Andrews Methodist Church, 1900 W. Vandalia Road, Greensboro.

Free Hot Breakfast: 9 a.m., The Fellowship, 1601 Barnes St., Reidsville. Free continental breakfast served every third Sunday. 336-932-1494.

Free Hot Meal and Healthcare Message: 3 p.m. Sundays, St. James Presbyterian Church, U.S.A., 820 Ross Avenue, Greensboro. 336-273-6658.

Free Lunch: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. every second Wednesday, St. Stephen United Church of Christ, 1000 Gorrell St., Greensboro.

Free suppers and addiction recovery meetings: 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Pentecostal Church of Jesus, 752 Davis St., Eden (off Park St., near traffic circle). For anyone with an addiction, or have a friend or loved one dealing with an addiction. Information and transportation: 336-970-3492, or 336-280-9925.

Free Community Supper: 5:30 p.m. Mondays, 1417 Glenwood Ave., Greensboro. Worship begins, 6 p.m. To serve, email Pastor Carter at cellis@stumc.org.

Free Math Tutoring: 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Manasseh Baptist Church, 804 Franklin Blvd., Greensboro.

Freethinkers Atheists Agnostics’ Community of the Triad Secular Sunday: 11 a.m. Sundays, Geeksboro, 2134 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro. Atheists and atheist-friendly persons discuss everything from philosophy to science, from religion to the group’s volunteer work. Topic suggestions welcome. www.meetup.com/herdingcats.

Genealogy Research: 12:30-4 p.m. Tuesdays, 12:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, and 9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, Family History Center, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4751 N.C. 14, Eden. Consultants/genealogist available to assist in researching family histories. Free. Copies 10 cents per page. Appointments available other times. Information: 336-623-7154.

GriefShare: 10:30 a.m.-noon Wednesdays, Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro. Christ-centered, Bible-based support group for anyone dealing with the loss of a loved one, to assist in coping with the feelings and loneliness of that loss. A free lunch is provided. To register: Call Doris Henderson, 336-292-3567, Ext. 312.

GriefShare: 6:45-8 p.m. Wednesdays, Calvary Church, 1665 Pleasant Ridge Road, Greensboro. Christ-centered, Bible-based support group for anyone dealing with the loss of a loved one, to assist in coping with the feelings and loneliness of that loss. 336-382-6562 or jeanbhead@gmail.com.

GriefShare: 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays, First Baptist Church, 110 S. Franklin St., Madison. 336-548-6112.

Holy Infant Catholic Church “Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults,” RCIA: 9:30 a.m. (following 9 a.m. Mass) Saturdays, Holy Infant Catholic Church, 1042 Freeway Drive, Reidsville. Classes are designed for people who would like to know more about the Catholic faith. To register: 336-342-1448.

Hot Dog and Fried Apple Pie Sale: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. second Saturdays, Newlyn Street United Methodist Church, 212 E. Newlyn St., Greensboro. Hot dogs, $1.75; pies, $2.

InSpire Meditation: noon on Tuesdays, Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 W. Mendenhall St., Greensboro.

Interfaith Torah Study: 10 a.m. Tuesdays (October — May), Beth David Synagogue, 804 Winview Drive, Greensboro. Explore the depths and richness of the Torah text. Free. 336-294-0007.

Kabbalat Shabbat Services: 5:45 p.m. Fridays, Beth David Synagogue, 804 Winview Drive, Greensboro. 336-294-0007.

Minyan: 5:45 p.m. daily, Beth David Synagogue, 804 Winview Drive, Greensboro. 336-294-0007.

Monday Night Live: free meal at 5:30 p.m. followed by a casual worship service at 6:30 p.m. Mission First, 1520 S. Scales St., Reidsville. 336-349-6017.

Monday Night Live: 6-8 p.m., Lees Chapel United Methodist Church, 2303 Lees Chapel Road, Greensboro. Free dinner and music for families, and free tutoring for children grades K-middle school. Volunteer teacher needed for fifth grade. Pastor Joseph Kim, 404-543-7624.

Moriah United Methodist Church (Helping Hands Circle) Hot Dog Sale: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., second Saturday of every month, 3611 Liberty Road, Greensboro. Homemade chili and slaw and great desserts. Proceeds for missions in and around our community.

Mothers of Preschoolers: 9:15-11:45 a.m. second and fourth Tuesdays, Sept.-May, Westover Church, 505 Muirs Chapel Road, Greensboro. westoverchurch.com.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors: 9-11 a.m. every Thursday, Family Life Center, 1804 East Market St., Greensboro. The food distribution program is sponsored by East Market St. Seventh Day Adventist Church.

Open Prayer: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays, Metropolitan United Methodist Church, 1701 E. Market St., Greensboro. The sanctuary will be open. 336-275-4658.

Pastor Dines Free on Sundays: Kabuto Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar, with group of 10 or more. Pastor dines free on Wednesdays with group of four or more. Call for reservations. 336-852-5550.

Refuge Recovery: 7 p.m. Thursdays (first floor) and 11 a.m. Saturdays (third floor), Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, 501 S. Mendenhall St., Greensboro. Non-theistic, Buddhist-approach to treating and recovery from all forms of addictive behavior. Free, donations welcome. RefugeRecovery.org.

Seekers Together: 6 p.m. Saturdays, Community Lutheran Church, 4960 U.S. 220 North, Summerfield. A contemporary worship service for people who want to ask the hard questions. Open-ended question and answer discussions, shared table of communion, uplifting contemporary music, and a welcoming community.

S.H.E. Share. Heal. Engage. Young Women’s Ministry: 7-8 p.m. every Thursday. Prince of Peace, 1100 Curtis St., Greensboro. For women 18-35. Bridget Hall, bridget.hall@greensboro.edu or 336-525-5025.

Shabbat Torah Study: 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, Beth David Synagogue, 804 Winview Drive, Greensboro. Discussion of the Torah using Rashi’s commentary. Free. Register. 336-294-0007.

Shabbat Service: 9:30 a.m. Saturdays, Beth David Synagogue, 804 Winview Drive, Greensboro. 336-294-0007.

Summer Camps: First Presbyterian Church, 617 N. Elm St., Greensboro. Music Camp, Kids Disciple Club, Maker Fun Factory Vacation Bible School. fpcgreensboro.org/summercamps.

Sunday Seminar: 10 a.m. Sundays, First Baptist Church, 110 S. Franklin, Madison. A revolving topic class with sessions lasting six-eight weeks. No previous Bible experience required. 336-548-6112.

Telephone Prayer Conference: 6-6:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, New Beginnings Community Outreach Church, Powerhouse of Deliverance Cathedral, 201 Lawrence St., Greensboro. Start your day off with prayer. Call 605-475-6700, access code 405-2210.

Thursday Night Fellowship: The Salvation Army, 704 Barnes St., Reidsville. Family devotions at 5:30 p.m., followed by a free community meal at 5:45 p.m. Men’s and women’s fellowship activities follow. 336-349-4923.

Torah Reading: 7 a.m. Thursdays, Beth David Synagogue, 804 Winview Drive, Greensboro. 336-294-0007.

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