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Compiled by Erica Batten

Mount Olivet United Methodist, Concord

Cub Scouts: Boys from first grade through age 9 invited. Meetings are at 6:30 p.m. Mondays when school is in session.

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;

Saint James the Greater Catholic, Concord

Zumbathon: Door prizes, refreshments, fun. Suggested donation $10. Proceeds go to Relay for Life. Free babysitting for ages 3-10. 9-11 a.m. Jan. 10. 139 Manor Ave. S.W., Concord.

First Baptist, Concord

Bible study: 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting Jan. 7. 200 Branchview Drive, Concord.

Community Moms in Prayer

Prayer meetings: Want to do the best thing you can do for your children this year? Come pray for them. Meetings are noon-1 p.m. Tuesdays in the Williams Community Room at the West Cabarrus YMCA. Learn more about this international prayer ministry at

Forest Hill United Methodist, Concord

Free clothing distribution: All sizes. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays. 265 Union St. N., Concord. 704-782-1109;

McGill Baptist, Concord

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

All Saints’ Episcopal, Concord

Healing service: Everyone invited to attend a weekly healing service and holy communion. Noon-12:45 p.m. Wednesdays. 525 Lake Concord Road, Concord.

Rocky Ridge United Methodist, Concord

Hot dog sale: Hot dogs $1. Homemade desserts $1.50. Chips 50 cents. Coffee, tea and soft drinks available. Eat in or take out. Delivery for orders of $12 or more; no delivery on drinks. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays. 1428 Old Charlotte Road, Concord. 704-782-3579.

Community Blood Center of the Carolinas

Blood drive: 8:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. at Mount Pleasant United Methodist, 1250 N. College St., Mount Pleasant.