New Church Coming to West Cary

Cary, NC – Some 16 years ago, just a few years after the new St. Michael Roman Catholic Church on High House Road was built in Cary, Monsignor John Wall (the pastor at the time) and the Catholic Diocese of Raleigh realized that the population of Western Cary was growing so rapidly that an additional site would be needed in order to accommodate the expanding number of parishioners. Read more

Easter

Weekend: Easter Egg Hunts & Arbor Day

Cary, NC — This is a huge weekend in Cary! Check out several Easter Egg Hunts, Arbor Day festivities, St. Paddy’s Day parties, a Jewish Cultural Festival, a Cary Invasion basketball game and much, much more. It’s all on the calendar. Read more

Christmas Eve Services in Cary

Christmas-Eve

Cary, NC — Here’s a list of Christmas Eve services in Cary. Read more

Three Kings Day

Cary’s Three Kings Day Parade: Coming Jan 10

Three Kings Day

Cary, NC — Cary’s annual Three Kings Day Parade will be held on January 10, 2015 in Downtown Cary to celebrate Hispanic/Latino culture and to give to those in need. Read more

Jewish Cultural Festival

Photos from Cary’s Jewish Cultural Festival

Jewish Cultural Festival

Cary, NC — It was chilly and rainy last Monday night, but that didn’t stop citizens from coming out to celebrate Hanukkah and Jewish culture at the Town of Cary’s Jewish Cultural Festival.  Read more

christmas eve

Christmas Eve Services in Cary

christmas eve

Cary, NC — Merry Christmas Eve! We hope you find this list of midnight mass, communion, and candlelight services handy this evening–and that you have a wonderful Christmas day with family and friends. Read more

Jewish Cultural Festival

Cary’s Jewish Cultural Festival: Coming Dec 22

Jewish Cultural Festival

Cary, NC — Cary’s Jewish Cultural Festival is back. On Monday, December 22, 2014, the Cary Arts Center will be filled with festivities to celebrate Jewish culture and the seventh night of Hanukkah. Read more

kindness-bag

Holiday Spirit: Kindness in a Bag

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Story by Mary Clair Hashagan and Jay Cashwell, First United Methodist Church Cary

Cary, NC — A month ago, our lead pastor Reverend Dr. Carl Frazier asked members in the congregation to pick up an A.R.K. card–or three or five–and to be aware of serendipitous opportunities to do an Act of Random Kindness. Read more

gleaning

Gleaning: Helping with the Harvest to Feed the Hungry

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Cary, NC — For this month’s post, First United Methodist Church in Cary sent in a story about “gleaning” – harvesting food left in the fields by farmers. Read more

gracious harvest

Gracious Harvest Grows Food in Downtown Cary

gracious harvestCary, NC — If you’re not careful, you’ll miss it – the Gracious Harvest Community Garden across the Waldo Street parking lot from the First United Methodist Church in Downtown Cary. First started in November of 2009, the Garden is now well-established and producing a bounty of food for the community. Read more