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University Church of Christ
Vacation Bible school: "Believe It or Not ... It's in the Bible." Toddlers through adults welcome. Free. 7-8:40 p.m. June 13-17. 9920 Newell-Hickory Grove Road. 704-599-0529.
Charlotte Friends Meeting
Discussion: Christina Cowger of N.C. Stop Torture Now and Edie Garwood of Amnesty International plan to lead discussion on action to end U.S.-sanctioned torture of political prisoners. Program includes film. 7 p.m. June 11. 570 W. Rocky River Road. www.charlottefriendsmeeting.org.
First United Methodist
Vacation Bible school: "Hometown Nazareth." Learn what it was like to raise God's own son. Bible-time games, fun songs, crafts, more. Preschool through seventh grade. Light dinner provided. $30 per child; $40 for two children. Limited space. 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, June 22-July 13. 501 N. Tryon St. Register at 704-333-9081 or www.fumccharlotte.org/news/vbs-2011.
Davidson College Presbyterian
Theology on tap: Drs. Doug Ottati and Matt Samson lead discussion on issues of theology. 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at Summit Coffee and Tea, 128 S. Main St., Davidson. www.dcpc.org.
Discussion group: Book-club-style science and faith group to discuss chapter 4 of John Haught's "Science and Religion: From Conflict to Conversation." 7-8:30 p.m. June 12, parlor. 100 N. Main St., Davidson. www.dcpc.org.
Assurance United Methodist, Huntersville
Grief support group: Make sense of complex thoughts and feelings. Group will use Alan Wolfelt's "Understanding Your Grief." Open to all. 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays starting June 9. 9700 Mount Holly-Huntersville Road, Huntersville. Register with Karen Gray: email@example.com.
Huntersville United Methodist
Musical: Youth choir Testify to perform "Prodigal," based on music of Christian rock band Casting Crowns. Free. 7 p.m. June 5.
Vacation Bible school: "PandaMania" for ages 3 through rising sixth-graders. 6:15-8:30 p.m. June 13-16. 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. Register at www.humconline.org .