Academic Bible study — 9-10 a.m. Sundays through Dec. 16, "Narratives in the first half of Genesis: 6 days of creation, Garden of Eden, Cain and Abel, the Flood, and the Tower of Babel," First-Plymouth Church, 2000 D St. firstplymouth.org or 402-476-7565.
Bake Sale and Craft Fair — 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 1, 41 craft vendors, hand-made accessories, kids' items, Christmas ornaments and decor, pies, breads, and lunch is available from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Cathedral of the Risen Christ, 3245 S, 37th St.
Brock's Boutique — 9 a.m.-noon, first Saturday of month, free clothing, donations accepted, Havelock Christian Church, 6520 Colfax Ave., 402-430-7569.
Christmas On the Hill — Nov. 25-Dec. 9. Enjoy shopping two weeks at the Christmas shopping center, purchase a variety of crafts and gifts made by local artists, check out Nativity scenes, call for lunch reservations; 2-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; Book and Gift shop open, call for store hours: 402-352-8819 (press 358), St. Benedict Center, Schuyler. St.BenedictCenter.com.
"Christmas at the Cathedral" — 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30, and 2 p.m. Dec. 2, Omaha Symphonic Chorus, director Dr. Greg Zielke, performing with the Omaha Symphony, Nebraska Wesleyan University Concert Choir, American Midwest Ballet, Lincoln Boys Choir and River City Ringers, St. Cecilia's Cathedral, 701 N. 40th St., Omaha. omahasymphonicchorus.org or 402-915-1143.
Prayer and book study — 6 p.m. Tuesdays, "Discover the Power Within You"; 11:45 a.m. Wednesdays, prayer and bag lunch; 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, brown bag supper; Unity Church, 6735 Lexington Circle, unitylincoln.org or 402-476-6887.
Tai Chi — 7:30-8:30 a.m. Sundays, class includes breathing, standing meditation, learning postures and 5-10 minutes qi gong movements. Wear comfortable clothing and bring something to drink, Contemplate Lincoln, 135 N. 31st St., contemplatelincoln.org or 402-802-9508.
Workshops, classes, forums, retreats
"A Caregivers Journey" — 1:30 p.m. Nov. 27, Lincoln Caregivers Education Group is providing a presentation, open to the public, refreshments served, St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1114 M St. More details: 402-802-2309.
Becoming A Better Dad Series — Session 2: Nov. 26, Dec. 3, Dec. 10, Dec. 17; Session 3: Jan. 28, Feb. 4, Feb. 11, Feb. 18; Session 4: March 25, April 1, April 8, April 15. Led by Pastor Eric Bostrom, Sheridan Lutheran Church, 6955 Old Cheney Road. Register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-423-4769.
Book series — Wednesdays (5:30 p.m. supper, 6-6:45 p.m. study and discussion), "Enough" by Adam Hamilton, with healing service and Holy Eucharist to follow, St. David's Episcopal Church, 8800 Holdrege St. 402-489-2772.
Caregiver and Grief Support Groups — 10-11:30 a.m. Mondays, “Loss of a Loved One Drop-in Grief Group,” and 1:30-3 p.m. Wednesdays, Harbor Coffeehouse, 1265 S. Cotner Blvd., 402-486-8577; every third Wednesday of the month, 5-6:30 p.m., “Caregiver Drop-in Support Group,” Tabitha The Club-Adult Day Services, 4600 Valley Road, meals are $5.
Faith and Theology Class — 9:45 a.m. Sundays, "Church: A Generous Community Amplified for the Future," book by Andrew Doyle, viewing DVDs followed by discussion, First Presbyterian Church, 840 S. 17th St. 407-477-6037.
Metaphysics class — 9 a.m. Sundays, Gratitude Cafe, 1551 N. Cotner Blvd., sponsored by Unity Church, 402-476-6887.