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Monday, Oct. 28, 2013

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Compiled by Erica Batten

Harrisburg United Methodist

Sex trafficking workshop: Speakers are Jillian Mourning, sex trafficking survivor, and Emily Fitzpatrick, who works in ministry for survivors. 2-4:30 p.m. Nov. 3. 4560 N.C. 49 S., Harrisburg. RSVP: 704-455-2311.

Grace Lutheran, Concord

Harvest home celebration: The church celebrates 130 years. Afternoon worship 3 p.m. Nov. 10; the Rev. Duane Geary, guest proclaimer. Week of celebration Nov. 4-9 with events at 6 p.m. nightly. 58 Chestnut St. N.W., Concord. www.glcconcordnc.org.

St. James Catholic, Concord

Women’s Guild fundraiser: Book and bake sale, raffle and auction. Huge selection. Noon-5 p.m. Nov. 8; 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Nov. 9; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 10. 139 Manor Ave. S.W., Concord. www.saintjamescatholic.org.

Mount Olivet United Methodist, Concord

Hot dog sale: Eat in or take out. Delivery for orders of $10 or more. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays. 301 Mount Olivet Road, Concord. 704-782-8846.

Forest Hill United Methodist, Concord

Free clothing distribution: All sizes. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays in the Ministry Center, 251 Union St. N., Concord. 704-782-1109; www.foresthillumc.org.

Roberta United Methodist, Concord

Hot dog sale: Hot dogs and homemade desserts $1.25 each. Takeout available. Free delivery for orders of 10 or more. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 2. 3925 Cochran Road, Concord. 704-786-9215.

McGill Baptist, Concord

Hot dog lunch: Hot dogs and fried bologna sandwiches $1.50 each. Homemade desserts available. Eat in, carry out or delivery. All proceeds go toward retiring the church’s debt. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays. 5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concord. www.mcgillbaptist.org.

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