Daniels Lutheran Church news and upcoming events:
Pregame dinner: 4 p.m. Oct. 10 in the parish house for the West Lincoln High School football team. Churches and the Union Fire Department in western Lincoln County host the meal each week during football season. Brief devotions are held before the team chows down.
Blessing of the Animals: 2:30 p.m. Oct. 5. All animals, large or small, warm and cold blooded are welcome. Guests are welcome.
Fishing Trip: The N.C. Lutheran Men in Mission are planning an ocean fishing trip for Oct. 11in Morehead City aboard the 100-foot Continental Shelf fishing vessel. $90 per person, includes bait and tackle. For tickets: www.continentalshelf.com or 800-775-7450. For motel reservations: Holiday Inn 877-863-4780 or Comfort Inn 252-247-3434. Holy Communion will be celebrated on the beach Sunday morning, weather permitting. Details: Don Williams 828-381-5789. All men are invited.
Lincoln County 4-H will host an open house during its National 4-H conference from 6- 8 p.m. Oct. 3.
Youth ages 5 to 12 are invited to participate in their choice of two activities including sewing, bugs, rocketry, electric circuits or foods. $10 registration fee per child required by Friday.
For registration forms or details: 704-736-8458.