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Christ Community Church, Huntersville

Newcomers' class: Make friends, work through emotions that accompany moving and meet other newcomers. All women in the community are invited. Child care provided. 9:45-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays starting Sept. 13. $20, includes materials. 16301 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. Register at

First Baptist, Huntersville

World Hunger Day: Yard sale, barbecue, silent auction, bake sale, craft sale, entertainment and more. All funds used to fight hunger locally and internationally. 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 24. Items now being accepted for yard sale, auction, bake sale and craft sale. 119 N. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. 704-875-6581.

Assurance United Methodist, Huntersville

Men's small group: "Quest for Authentic Manhood." Weekly meetings with Biblical teaching and interaction. Informational meetings at 7 p.m. Aug. 31 and noon Sept. 4. Weekly meetings held 6 a.m. Tuesdays or 7 p.m. Wednesdays. $25 includes materials and snacks. 9700 Mount Holly-Huntersville Road, Huntersville. Register: 704-941-1638.

Huntersville United Methodist

Wonderful Wednesdays: Meal and small groups for all ages. 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting Aug. 31. 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville.

Cornelius Presbyterian

Bluegrass festival: Free admission. Barbecue plates, $8 for adults and $5 for children. Davidson Express performs 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 27. 21209 Catawba Ave., Cornelius. 704-892-5577;