Franklin Seventh Day Adventist Vacation Bible School for ages 4 through 14 will be held on July 26 through July 30, 6 to 8:30 p.m. The church is located at 71 Brendle Rd., in Franklin. For more information, call (828)524-5493 ext. 1.
Coweeta Baptist Church Bible School will be held on Sunday, July 19, through Thursday, July 23, 6 to 9 p.m., ages 3 through 103. There will be a light meal, then an evening filled with lessons, music, crafts, fun and fellowship.
Mountain Synagogue will be holding a Shabbat Service on Friday, July 24, 6 p.m., and 216 Roller Mill Road Franklin. Kiddush to follow. For information and directions, call (828)524-9463 or http://mountain-synagogue.org/.
Spiritual Light Center, Heritage Hollow Drive in Franklin is hosting Judy Stepp speaker, author, and transformational coach on Friday, July 24, 6 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Stepp will be leading a workshop entitled “It’s Never Too Late To Be Who You Might Have Been.” All are welcome to attend and learn about your dreams, purpose, and a more fulfilling life.
Mountain Synagogue will be holding a Shabbat Service on Saturday, July 25, 10 a.m., 216 Roller Mill Road. Kiddush, Lunch and Judaic discussion to follow. For Information and directions, call (828)524-9463 or http://mountain-synagogue.org.
Biltmore Baptist Church “Lord’s Army, He Wants You” Vacation Bible School will be held on Aug. 3 through Aug. 5, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Family Night, Aug. 6, 6 p.m., at the Smoky Mountain Center for Performing Arts. For more information and to register, visit vbsbootcamp.org.
Victory Baptist Church invites all teens to The Franklin Memorial Park on July 26 through 30 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. for a fun time of games, food, and a devotion. The evening will begin with supper at 6 p.m. Teens from seventh grade and up are invited. A van will leave Victory Baptist Church on top of Cowee Mountain, at 6 p.m. if rides are needed from Sylva. For more information, call the church at (828)586-2120.
Ubuntu Choir of the Great Smoky Mountains will be singing at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Franklin on Sunday 26, 11 a.m. in place of regular seminars and speakers.
“Dreams: What Do They Mean?” is this month’s topic for the study on “Reflections on the Life of the Spirit.” The discussion will be held on Monday, July 27, and will be preceded by a potluck dinner at 6 p.m. at Sunrise Hill, 796 Prentiss Bridge Road, home of Nathaniel and Irene Witherspoon. Discussions are based on the teachings of many faiths and sponsored by the Baha’is of Macon County. For information and directions, call (828)369-1923.
Victory Baptist Church Kingdom Quest Vacation Bible School for ages 4 through sixth grade will be held on Sunday, July 26, through Thursday, July 30. Free meal, 6 p.m.; tournament games, 6:20; quest begins at 6:45 p.m. Play medieval games, learn life-changing truths, create crafts, learn new songs, enjoy funny skits and earn prizes. The church is located at 278 Victory Church Rd., on Cowee Mountain between Franklin and Sylva. For more information and to pre-register, call (828)586- 2120.