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Here are some local events that are happening over this weekend.  To see more and to post your own CLICK HERE

Kick off your Sat. morning by joining Melissa Wade here:

Sat, Nov 12, 2016 @ 8:00 am

Jack and Jill Ran Up the Hill 5K

1050 Townhall Drive 

Morrisville, NC 27560

Veterans day Celebration  
Event Date:  11/13/2016
Event Time:  4pm
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  Hand of God Church ministries
Address Line 1:  112 N Church St
City, State, Zip:  Zebulon NC 27597
Event Description:  Come help us celebrate our veterans. the oldest veteran in attendance will be recognized. Rve Herbert Gray A veteran of more than 35 years in the Army will deliver the message.
Event Contact:  Herbert Gray
Event Contact Number:  919-559-3095


  Veteran’s Day Service “The War Room”
Event Date: 11/13/2016
Event Time: 10:45 am
Is this event FREE?: YES
Venue Name: Anderson Creek Christian Center
Address Line 1: 1680 Will Lucas Rd
City, State, Zip: Linden, NC 28356
Event Description: Pastor Angela Blue and the entire Anderson Creek Ministry invite all military affiliated individuals(past and present) to join us for our Veteran’s Day Service “The War Room”. Please come worship with us as we give honor to those who have served our great country! Service begins at 10:45 am in the main church.
Event Contact: Kristle Johnson
Event Contact Number: (910) 497- 4350




Emmanuel AME Male Choir Anniversary
Event Date: 11/13/2016
Event Time: 3:00pm
Is this event FREE?: YES
Venue Name: Emmanuel AME Church
Address Line 1: 2018 Riddle Rd
City, State, Zip: Durham, NC ,27713
Event Description: Come out and Celebrate 37yrs of singing the Lords Praises, with the Emmanuel Male Choir, special guests include The Kings of Harmony and the Clark Sisters of Hillsborough NC 3pm start time
Event Contact: 919 806 6537
Event Contact Number: 919 806 6537



  SPILLED MILK – A Sickle Cell Documentary Film
Event Date:  11/12/2016
Event Time:  9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  Duke University School of Nursing
Address Line 1:  307 Trent Drive
City, State, Zip:  Durham, NC 27710
Event Description:  Join us for the showing of this documentary about Sickle Cell Disease followed by a panel discussion with Sickle Cell patients, dedicated Sickle Cell health care providers and the film makers of Spilled Milk.
Event Contact:  Darla Wohlfarth
Event Contact Number:  919-668-3792



Appreciation Concert for Family Caregivers
Event Date:  11/12/2016
Event Time:  5pm
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  RTP Community Church
Address Line 1:  1727 Ed Cook Road
City, State, Zip:  27703
Event Description:  The Chris Bolton Experience Will be LIVE IN CONCERT November 12th in Durham NC. November is National Family Caregiver Month. Care-giving can be a rewarding experience, but it is also physically and emotionally demanding. Care-giving can be a stressful job, with all of their care-giving responsibilities – from managing medications to arranging doctor appointments to planning meals – caregivers too often put themselves last. We at RTP Community Church would like to honor family caregivers. If you are a family caregiver or no someone who is, please send us a letter via email telling us about this awesome person. In return we will honor two caregivers with a full makeover and a day at the spa. This individual will be announced at the Fall Festival Oct.29th at RTP Community Church. They will return on Nov. 12th to received their appreciation gifts. This event is free and open to the


Event Contact:  Lorraine Childs
Event Contact Number:  919-697-9550



  Odessa Chapter 676 Harvest Feast
Event Date:  11/12/2016
Event Time:  11:00 am
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  Kabala Temple Shrine Building
Address Line 1:  513 S Blount Street
City, State, Zip:  Raleigh, NC 27601
Event Description:  Harvest Feast is a community service project that provides free food, clothing for the homeless. We have provided this service for the last 5 years and going strong. We have fed over 100 or more recipients. Our organization strive on us to do what we stand for and reach out to the community and that is what our chapter does often. We have received the chapter of year for community service and we want to keep that momentum to continue to help someone in need.

Our theme for the month of November is to keep thanks and we do that by giving back and preparing a huge Thanksgiving Feast for those that do not have family and friends to give thanks with; so we want to give back and thank our Lord Savior Jesus Christ for letting us do what we are known to do. This will be an annual feeding for us in the years to come and want it to benefit those that are in need of our assistance in anyway possible to help them out.

Event Contact:  Cindy Banks
Event Contact Number:  (919) 724-9732


Annual Missions Fair  
Event Date:  11/13/2016
Event Time:  4 p.m.
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  First United Church of Christ
Address Line 1:  526 W. Main St.
City, State, Zip:  Sugarcreek, OH 44681
Event Description:  You are invited to get involved in the many important mission works around our area. This Sunday, Nov. 13th, from 4-5 p.m. there will be an Area Missions Fair at the Sugarcreek First UCC, located at 526 W. Main St. Rev. Pam DeFusco from Camp Washington Ministry in downtown Cincinnati will be our keynote speaker. After the service, a light meal will be served where we will also finish packing the 180 boxes of food sent each year from our area to Camp Washington. You are welcomed to come help us and to learn about the many mission needs in our area. Call Bruce Haltom for more information at 330-987-7721 or email at
Event Contact:  Bruce Haltom
Event Contact Number:  330-987-7721


  2016 Annual Men’s Day Celebratioon
Event Date:  11/13/2016
Event Time:  2 pm
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  St. John AME Church
Address Line 1:  3001 Tryon Road
City, State, Zip:  Raleigh, NC, 27603
Event Description:  2016 Annual Men’s Day Celebration “God is looking for a few good men”

Come Join us at this spectacular Celebration!!!

Guest Speakers will be Dr. Jerome Campher international speaker from Capetown South Africa with 50 man guest Choir !

Guest Artists include :

Marcel Anderson

James Dyson

Event Contact:  Richard Arnold
Event Contact Number:  (919) 606-6357
Event Contact Email:



Praise Him With Dance
Event Date:  11122016
Event Time:  4 pm
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  Faith Gospel Tabernacle United Holy Church
Address Line 1:  663 Troy Street
City, State, Zip:  Durham, NC 27703
Event Description:  Dance and mime ministry program to encourage the youth that it is okay to give GOD praise through the arts.
Event Contact:  Octavia Dail-Gilbert
Event Contact Number:  (919) 237-3383



  100th Anniversary Morning Worship Service
Event Date:  11/13/2016
Event Time:  10:45am
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  Young Missionary Temple CME Church
Address Line 1:  2901 Sanderford Road
City, State, Zip:  Raleigh, NC 27610
Event Description:  100th Anniversary Morning Worship Service on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 10:45am. The preacher of the hour is our very Bishop James B. Walker, 7th Episcopal District of the CME Church. You and your family are invited to attend.
Event Contact:  Church Office
Event Contact Number:  919-832-4347
Event Contact Email:



  Holiday Bazaar
Event Date:  11/12/2016
Event Time:  8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  Fayetteville
Address Line 1:  321 Bradford Ave.
City, State, Zip:  Fayetteville, N C 28301
Event Description:  Sojourner Truth Tent # 770 is Presents A Holiday Bazaar

Do your Christmas shopping with onsite Vendors

Door Prizes and Raffles to be held all day!

The United Order of Tent is a non-profit orgainization tha supports scholarships the elderly, youth and other charities.

Event Contact:  Loretta Young
Event Contact Number:  (910) 850-5762




  Fall into a Book! Literacy Fair
Event Date:  11/12/2016
Event Time:  10 am-12 pm
Is this event FREE?:  YES
Venue Name:  Prezell R. Robinson Library
Address Line 1:  1315 Oakwood Avenue
City, State, Zip:  Raleigh, NC 27610
Event Description:  This special event communicates the important message to parents and students that the reading and learning activities we engage in as a family contribute to the development of good communication skills and future success.

The ‘Fall into a book!’ literacy fair will provide an opportunity for families to make and take literacy activities that can be used at home, build their home libraries, and engage with guest readers.

Event Contact:  Chrishele Marshall
Event Contact Number:  919-307-6843 ?



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