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Holiday Food Drive sponsored by Larry Whicker Motors for Crisis Control Ministry. The drive will run from now until the end of December.
Larry Whicker Motors, located at 1451 NC Hwy 66 South, is serving as the official drop-off location for the event and will match every can that is donated by the public. If individuals are not able to stop by the dealership, they are also offering a way to participate via their Facebook and Twitter accounts. For every new “Like” or “Follow” they receive they will donate a can of food. Crisis Control Ministry reportedly aids 1 out of 20 individuals in Kernersville.

Dewey’s Bakery Holiday Store Fundraiser The East Forsyth High School Band Boosters will open and operate a Dewey’s Bakery Holiday Store until Dec. 24. The store hours will be Monday – Saturday from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Sundays from 1 – 6 p.m. The Holiday Store will be located at 821-K South Main St. beside Radio Shack in the Kerner Village Shopping Center.

Chorus Concert following the 6:30 p.m. PTSA meeting will be held at East Forsyth High School on December 18.

“The Very Merry Christmas Tour” GRAMMY nominated NewSong, creators and hosts of the Winter Jam Tour Spectacular have announced a star-studded line-up of top Christian artists for their “The Very Merry Christmas Tour” hosted by Triad Baptist Church 1175 South Main St. The event will be held on Thursday, December 18 beginning at 7 p.m. Tickets are available at the church’s office. The event will feature NewSong, Jamie Grace, Sanctus Real and Morgan Harper Nichols. For more information, visit www.verymerrychristmastour.com or www.tbcnow.org.

Yoga class for Adults and Teens Free at the Walkertown Library on Friday, December 19 from 2-3 p.m. Yoga promotes weight loss, strengthens muscles, helps you to relax, and helps manage stress. Bring a yoga mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. Instructor is Lisa Kushner. Call 336-703-2990 for more information.

Christmas by Candlelight will be held at Körner’s Folly on Saturday, December 20 from 6 – 9 p.m. This family-friendly event features self-guided tours of the house decorated in the evening hours with live holiday music. Meander through all 22 whimsically decorated rooms at your own pace. Admission: adults $10, children (6-18) $6.

Live Drive Through Nativity on Saturday, Dec. 20 from 6-8 p.m. at Green Valley Baptist Church, located at 5990 Salem Chapel Rd., Walkertown (GPS use Walnut Cove, NC). Nativity includes birth, crucifixion, resurrection and rapture). Free. For more information, call 336-413-1700.

Free Holiday Music Concert at the Walkertown Library on Saturday, Dec. 20 at 1 p.m. Songs will be familiar and not so familiar Christmas music of different genres. The concert will feature singer Patience Reich and guest musicians Chris Nelson (guitar), Tierra Williams (soprano), and Forrest Matthews (drums). Call 336-703-2990 for more info. No reservation required.

Christmas Candlelight Lovefeast will be held at Union Cross Moravian Church on December 21 at 7 p.m. The church is located at 4295 High Point Rd.

Cantata St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church will join Stokesdale United Methodist Church in a Christmas Cantata on December 21 at 5 p.m. at Stokesdale UMC, located at 8305 Loyola Dr. in Stokesdale. Everyone is welcome.

Carols of Christmas on Sunday, December 21 at 5 p.m. at Main Street Baptist Church. Family, candle light evening of singing carols and reading the Christmas story. The church is located at 126 N. Main St.

“Come to the Manger” at Main Street Baptist Church on Sunday, December 21 at 10:30 a.m. Experience the story of the birth of Jesus Christ. Presented by the choir of Main Street Baptist Church. The church is located at 126 N. Main St.

Lovefeast will be held at First Baptist Church on Sun., December 21 at 10:30 a.m. A hand bell concert will be held at 4 p.m. The church is located at 401 Oakhurst St.

Live Professional Christmas Orchestra will perform at Kerwin Baptist Church on December 21 at 6 p.m. The event is free. The church is located at 4520 Old Hollow Rd.

Lovefeast Good Shepherd Moravian Church will hold a Candlelight Christmas Lovefeast, a worship service filled with carols, anthems, scripture, and homily on December 21 at 7 p.m. with a 6:30 p.m. Band Prelude. Everyone will be offered a sweet bun, hot coffee or apple juice, and a lit beeswax candle. A nursery will be provided. Good Shepherd is located at 1474 Kerner Rd.

Christmas Cantata and Handbell Choir will be held at Kerwin Baptist Church on December 21 at 10:30 a.m. The event is free. The church is located at 4520 Old Hollow Rd.

First Fruits Contemporary Christmas service at Sedge Garden United Methodist Church on Sunday, December 21 at 8:30 a.m. The church is located at 796 Sedge Garden Rd.

Garden Kids’ Christmas at Sedge Garden United Methodist Church on Monday, December 22 at 6 p.m. The church is located at 796 Sedge Garden Rd.

Christmas Eve Eve musical celebration will be held at First Christian Church Ministries on December 23 at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
The Worship Community of First Christian will host the evening of music, candles and communion. This is a free event. The church is located at 1130 N. Main St.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Communion Service will be held at Main Street United Methodist Church on December 24 at 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. The church is located at 306 S. Main St.

Noon Day Prayers At noon each Wednesday in Advent (Dec. 24) the community is invited to join Fr. Stephen Smith at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church for Noon Day Prayers followed by a Bible study on the Gospel of Luke. “Advent: A Savior for All People” is a four week series. Topics include: Be Prepared – Luke 1:1-25, The True Spirit of Christmas – Luke 1:26-56, A Christmas To-Do List – Luke 1:57-2:21, The Bad (or Good) News About Jesus – Luke 2:22-32. Bring a sack lunch to enjoy. St. Matthew’s is located at 1110 Salisbury St.

Communion and Christmas worship will be held at First Baptist Church on Wed., December 24 at 6 p.m. The church is located at 401 Oakhurst St.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Communion Service will be held at Hillcrest Baptist Church on Wednesday, December 24 at 9:00 p.m. The church is located at 9856 McNeil Road in Kernersville.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Communion Service will be held at First Presbyterian Church on December 24 at 5 p.m. The church is located at 611 Oakhurst St. For more information, visit www.fpckernersville.org.

Candlelight Service at Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on Wednesday, December 24 at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 1510 Bunker Hill-Sandy Ridge Rd.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at The Bridge will be held on Wednesday, December 24 at 6 p.m.

Christmas service at Union Cross Moravian Church on Thursday, December 25 at 10 a.m. The service will be a celebration of Christmas with lessons in carols. For more information, call 336-769-2411. The church is located at 4595 High Point Rd.

New Year’s Eve service on December 31 from 10 p.m. – midnight at Walking Word Ministry, located at 309 Pineview Drive.

Pickin’ Grass Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together in the Walkertown Library auditorium on Tuesday, January 6 from 6:30-9 p.m. Musicians, bring your instruments. Pickers, singers and are listeners welcome. Gospel, bluegrass, country, folk. Free. No reservations. Call 336-703-2990 for info.

Free piano music concert featuring guest pianist Myron Brown playing works by Beethoven, Debussy, Gershwin, Joplin, Chopin, Liszt, and Kapustin on Saturday, January 10 from 2-3 p.m. at the Walkertown Library Auditorium. No reservation required. Call 336-703-2990 for more information.

Winter Blues Women’s event will be held at First Christian Church, by the Women’s Ministry, on Saturday, January 24. The speaker will be Nicole C. Mullen, who has gone from her early days as a background vocalist/dancer/choreographer to writing and recording such classic hits as “Redeemer” to mentoring young women through her Baby Girls Club. Mullen is known as a talented artist who is unafraid to be vulnerable and transparent with her audience. Mullen will share her faith through her music and a message of encouragement, love and hope. Tickets are $12.advance or $15.door. To purchase tickets, visit www.fccministries.com/events or visit the church office.
First Christian Church is located at 1130 North Main St.

Preschool registration for Fountain of Life Lutheran Church Preschool will begin during the week of February 9 for the 2015-2016 school year. For more information, visit http://www.cometothefountain.com/ministry/preschool or call 336-993-4447.

Wingate University Choir and Winston-Salem State University Choir will be in concert at Main Street United Methodist Church on February 10 at 7 p.m. The church is located at 306 S. Main St.

Spiritual Parenting Live workshop will be held at First Christian Church on February 10 from 7-9 p.m. Cost is $10. For more information, visit www.fccministries.com/events or call 336-996-7388. The church is located at 1130 North Main St.

Bharatanatyam, traditional Indian dancing recital will be held in the auditorium at Walkertown Library by Uttara Thanigaivasan on February 21 from 1 – 2 p.m. For more information about the recital, call 336-703-2990.

Children’s Spring Consignment Sale at First Christian Church from March 2 – 7. The church is located at 1130 North Main Street.

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