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Highlanders is our group for the "young at heart," mostly retirees, though all adults are welcome to join their gatherings.  They meet  regularly at the church for lunch and guest speakers, but they are just as often on the move, traveling around the area to a wealth of sites and experiences.  Friends are always welcome, too.  Contact Charlie Stuber to learn more about the group.

Transportation to Highland on Sunday Mornings

Highland's minibus drives residents at Springmoor and Independence Village to and from church for Sunday School and worship on Sunday mornings.  The bus comes to Springmoor at 9:00 to bring folks to Sunday School and returns at 10:15 to come for worship.  The bus stops at Independence Village at 9:15 on its way to the church.  The bus will return everyone to their homes after the 11:00 worship service.  If you have questions about riding the bus, please contact Candi Scott or Tom Lamb at the church office at 919-787-4240.

Upcoming Events

 Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - Luncheon and Dancing Divas in Bradley Center

We will enjoy our monthly luncheon with entertainment by the "Dancing Divas," a Senior Women's Precision Dance Group. This is a group of senior women who enjoy giving back to the community and their goal is "to be the real rockettes." Please arrive no later than 12:05 PM as the dancing will begin at 12:15 PM. Our own chef, Paul Swartz, will serve a delicious lunch at 1:00 PM. After lunch, we will distribute poinsettias to our Highlanders who are no longer able to attend our functions. Please be ready to help with the deliveries. A sign up sheet will be placed at the church reception desk. Please sign up no later than November 9, 2017. Cost of the luncheon is $9:00.

Friday December 15, 2017 - Day Trip to Selma and Smithfield, NC
Attend Christmas Jubilee at the Rudy Theater in Selma, Lunch at Holt's Lake in Smithfield
The church buses will load at 9:45 AM and depart promptly at 10:00 AM. We will travel to Smithfield, NC and have lunch at 11:00 AM at Holt's Lake Restaurant (great food at reasonable prices). After lunch, we will ride to the Rudy Theater in Selma to attend the matinee production of their American Music Jubilee Down Home Christmas Show which begins at 1:40 PM.  Cost of show is $27.50 each (payable in advance to Fred Alphin) and lunch on your own.
Sign up sheets will be placed at the church reception desk in October. Please sign up no later than November 10, 2017.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - Luncheon and Holiday Concert by Highland Children's Center Children
This is the date for the traditional annual singing visit from the Highland Pre-School kiddies. We will meet at 11:30 AM and have the kiddies perform at 11:40 AM as they need to adhere to their normal lunch schedule. After the little ones have helped us bring in their version of the Christmas season, we will have a wonderful lunch served by our chef,
Paul Swartz, at 12:00 noon. Cost of the luncheon will be $9.00. Please sign up at the reception desk no later than Thursday, December 8, 2016.

Looking Forward:

After the New Year, we will continue with our monthly luncheon events.   In February, we are planning a return of The Cardinals singing group directed by our own Elizabeth Beam. In March, we are considering a return trip to the Temple Theatre in Sanford for another great show.