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Crossroads Church, Concord

Life skills classes: 26-week course to improve conflict resolution, anger management, love, intimacy, more. $25 registration plus weekly fee. Men's class begins 6:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 24.

Concert: The Children of the World Choir to perform during worship services. 6 p.m. Oct. 22 and 8:30, 9:45 and 11:11 a.m. Oct. 23.

Harvest festival: Inflatable slide, obstacle course, carnival games, concessions, treasure-in-the-trunk, more. $20 per family. 4-7 p.m. Oct. 29. 220 George W. Liles Parkway, Concord.

Roberta United Methodist, Concord

Fall festival: Music, games, food, children's activities, trunk-or-treat. 4-8 p.m. Oct. 23. 3925 Cochran Road, Concord. 704-786-9215.

Broadus Baptist, Concord

Health and safety fair: Blood pressure and blood sugar screenings, medication reviews, information, more. Free. 1-4 p.m. Oct. 22. 59 Green St., Concord.

Carolinas Medical Center-Northeast, Concord

Training session: Faith Community Health Promoter training will enable laypeople to educate and motivate a congregation toward health and wellness. No medical background necessary. Must attend both days to receive certificate. $50. 5-9 p.m. Oct. 28 and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 29. 45 Lake Concord Road, Concord. Register by Oct. 21 at 704-403-4484.

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.

Kimball Memorial Lutheran, Kannapolis

Concert: Bruce Vantine's Cornerstone Chorale and Brass present "I Make All Things New!" Proceeds benefit Cooperative Christian Ministry. 7 p.m. Oct. 19. 101 Vance St., Kannapolis. 704-933-4101.

Rocky River Church, Concord

Yard sale: 7 a.m. Oct. 22. 5323 Roberta Road, Concord.