Unitarian Universalist Church of Catawba Valley
Mindfulness meditation circle: 4:30-5:30 p.m. Thursdays. 833 5th St. S.E., Hickory. www.uuhickory.org.
Bethlehem Church, Gastonia
Concert: Big Daddy Weave performs with Chris Sligh and Luminate. $15 in advance; $18 at the door. 7 p.m. May 5. 3100 Bethlehem Church St., Gastonia. 704-823-5050.
Unitarian Universalists of Caldwell County
Open house: Community invited to join us as we celebrate our new home. 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. May 1. Service 11 a.m. 105 Virginia St. S.W., Lenoir. www.uuofcc.org.
Redeemer Lutheran, Catawba
Outdoor worship: Picnic after service. 10 a.m. May 1, Hunsucker Park, Catawba.
Community breakfast: Monthly breakfast prepared by men's club. $6 for eggs, toast, grits, gravy, sausage, more. Eat in or take out. 7-10 a.m. May 7. 200 S. Main St., Catawba. 828-241-2371.
St. Luke's United Methodist, Hickory
Fundraiser: Youth choir Crossflame to host auction May 7 to benefit its summer tour. Silent auction 4-6 p.m.; live auction 6:30 p.m. Mexican buffet dinner served by Hispanic ministry 6 p.m. $10 per person; $70 for table of 8 by reservation. 52 16th Ave. N.W., Hickory. 828-327-9837.