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Family Of Faith Lutheran, Concord

Acoustic Music Jam: All pickers and singers welcome. 9:30 a.m.-noon Sept. 3. 240 Pitts School Road N.W., Concord. 704-782-0671.

Forest Hill United Methodist, Concord

Spaghetti Supper: All-you-can-eat spaghetti with homemade meat sauce, salad, bread, drink. $6 per person; $3 for age 10 and younger. Desserts $1 each. Takeout available. 5-7 p.m. Sept. 7. 265 Union St. N., Concord. 704-782-1109;

Roberta United Methodist, Concord

Hot Dog Lunch: Hot dogs, corn dogs anddesserts, $1.25 each. Takeout available. Delivery for orders of 10 or more. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 3. 3925 Cochran Road, Concord. 704-786-9215.

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 Mt. Olivet Road, Concord. 704-782-8846.

The Choral Academy, Concord

Auditions: For ages 7-20 to participate in three age-based choirs. No preparation is necessary. Sept. 6. New singers accepted through September. Calvary Lutheran, 950 Bradley St., Concord. For details, contact Gary Shive at 704-786-7447.

Rocky River Church, Concord

Women's Bible Study: "Real Women, Real Faith." 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 7 and 21, Oct. 5 and 19, and Nov. 2 and 16.

Finance Classes: Dave Ramsey's "Financial Peace University" includes information on eliminating debt, building wealth, more. 7 p.m. Tuesdays starting Sept. 6. 5323 Roberta Road, Concord.

Concord First Assembly

Saturday Night Church: Worship at 6 p.m. Saturdays. 150 Warren C. Coleman Blvd., Concord.

Grace Crossing Church, Harrisburg

Backpack Blessing Service: Bring your children and their backpacks for a special service to kick off the school year. 10:30 a.m. Sept. 4. Services are held at Hickory Ridge High School, 7321 Raging Ridge Road, Harrisburg.