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Aprentis National Conference: The Story of God & Us, 9 a.m. Sept. 26-28, Friends University Alumni Auditorium, 2100 W. University. Prices vary depending on registration. Delves into the importance of narratives for Christian spiritual formation. Register at www.aprentis.org or 316-295-5061.
Seven Factors of Awakening Meditation Retreat, 7 p.m. Sept. 27-29, Southwind Sangha, 1650 Fairmount St. Free. Led by Zenku Jerry Smyers, Mission Mountain Zen Group, Dayton, Mont. Times vary. 316-684-8819.
The Art of Marriage, 7 p.m. Sept. 27, Hutchinson First Church of the Nazarene, 4290 N. Monroe St. $45 per couple. 620-662-1283
Greek Food Festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 28, Holy Trinity Church, 805 N. Delrose. Authentic home-made Greek food. www.holytrinity.ks.goarch.org
Books for Life, 7:30 a.m. Sept. 28, Sarah’s Hope, 3601 N. St. Francis. Book and CD sale to benefit Sarah’s Hope. www.sarahshope.com
Dre Murray: Gold Rush Experience, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Sept. 28, Metro East Baptist Church, 333 N. 143rd St. East. Concert by Dre Murray with guest performances by C.J. Luckey, Cash Hollistah and Alex Faith. Tickets are $5 at goldrushexperience.eventbrite.com or $10 at the door.
Church Planter Collaborate, 4:30-6 p.m. Sept. 29, West Evangelical Free Church, 1161 N. Maize Rd. Dinner provided. $5. Guest speaker will be Craig Whitney, Executive Director of Eli Church Planting, whose vision is to mobilize thousands of leaders to start new churches.
Fall Adventures In Learning, 9 a.m. Oct. 3, West Heights United Methodist Church, 745 N. Westlink. $40 for all 6 weeks, $8 for lunch. “Adventures in Learning” includes two morning sessions, a luncheon followed by a program, and afternoon activities. Topics include travel, health, politics, knitting and computer training. West Wichita Shepherd’s Center, 316-721-2208.
Free Marriage Enrichment Group in Wichita, 9 a.m. Oct. 5, St. Joseph Pastoral Center, 437 N. Topeka St. Free. Focus time on your marriage in a fun small-group atmosphere. Engaged, married and other committed couples of all faiths are welcome. Registration required. 316-712-6045
Letting Go of Fear, 1 p.m. Oct. 5, Kalpa Bhadra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 721 W. 13th St. $20. Reservations, 316-263-1533