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Temple Or Olam
Comedy Purim hour: Join us for the grand opening of the never-before-seen Purim Shpiel Erev Shabbat Fever. Wear a costume or silly hat. Desserts, coffee and tea will be served. Nonmembers, please bring a donation. 3 p.m. March 6 at McGill Baptist, 5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concord. www.or-olam.org.
North Kannapolis United Methodist
Fundraiser: Barbecue chicken dinner. $8 includes half chicken, slaw, baked beans and roll; drinks and desserts also available. Delivery within 10-mile radius. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Feb. 26. 1307 N. Main St., Kannapolis. 704-932-5358; www.nkumc.com.
Concert: Christian artist Charles "Chiz" Rider, a talented trumpet player who has appeared nationwide, will perform at 7 p.m. Feb. 17. 2295 Barnhardt Ave. N.W., Concord. www.concordwesleyan.org.
Mount Olivet United Methodist
Spaghetti fundraiser: 5 p.m. Feb. 20. 301 Mount Olivet Road, Concord. 704-782-8846.
King's Way Baptist
Annual ladies' conference: Cindi Wood will present "The Frazzled Female: Finding Calm in Life's Clutter." $20. 6 p.m. Feb. 26. 7550 Ruben Linker Road, Concord. www.kwbc.net.
Harrisburg United Methodist
Women's study: The Rev. Linda Royer will lead a six-week study for moms entitled "Finding Joy in All You Are." 9:30-11:00 a.m. or 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting Feb. 24. $10 for study book. Register at 704-455-2311.