Here are three things to know for Wednesday, Nov. 23:
1. Community Thanksgiving Dinner: Today, 6-8 p.m., The Lake Church, 1930 White Lake Drive, White Lake. Dinner is free. Everyone invited.
2. Whoville Village: Thursday, 6-9 p.m., 704 Chicken Foot Road, Tar Heel. Free admission. Lots of activities. (READ MORE)
3. Walk To Bethlehem: Nov. 25-Dec. 24. Walk, run bike or dance 90 miles symbolizing the distance Joseph and Mary traveled on their journey to Bethlehem. Information and registration: Ivine Lucas 910-671-5890. (READ MORE)