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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 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 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, January 16, 2018 - Luncheon and Presentation by Kristye Brackett, Vice President of Philanthropy, Transitions Life Care (formerly Hospice of Wake Co.)

Following the luncheon at 12:15, Kristye Brackett  will discuss "Hospice of Wake County to Transition Life Care - From 1979 to the Present."  This should be a topic of interest to all of our senior adults. Cost of luncheon is $9.00. Sign up no later than January 12, 2018.   

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - Luncheon and Concert by the Cardinal Singers of Raleigh
Most of you know that the director of this group is Elizabeth Beam and the accompanist is Earleen Barnes, both long time members of Highland UMC. In addition, several of the singers also are members of Highland. Lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m. and the Cardinal Concert will follow at 1:00 p.m. Cost of the luncheon is $9.00. Sign up no
later than February 16, 2018.

Looking ahead:
On March 15, 2018, we will travel to Sanford, NC and attend another great production "Church Basement Ladies" at the Temple Theatre. On April 17, Highland member. Paula Berryann, will discuss her recently published book "Optimize Life for Your Aging Parents and You." More details in the February Ridge Rider. Please check the reception desk for sign up sheets. Tickets for the production at Temple Theatre are limited, so sign up early.