News & Information

St. Alban’s 

Episcopal Church

(828) 324-1351

 Office Hours:   Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.





  • Tuesday, June 19, 7:30 a.m.: Men’s Study Group (Newcomers always welcome)
  • Tuesday, June 19, 5:45 p.m.:  Healing Service 
  • Sunday, June 24:
    • 7:30 a.m. Morning Prayer 
    • 8:30 a.m. Early Worship with Holy Eucharist
    • 10:30 a.m. Late Worship with Holy Eucharist
  • Wednesday, June 27, 6 p.m.:  Family Fun Night (see below for details)
  • Wednesday, July 11, 6 p.m.:  Family Fun Night (see below for details)
  • Wednesday, July 25, 6 p.m.:  Family Fun Night (see below for details)
  • Wednesday, August 8, 6 p.m.:  Family Fun Night (see below for details)
  • September 21-23:  St. Alban’s Women’s Retreat (see below for details)


Start your Sunday Morning off right!

CAFÉ ST. ALBAN’S SUNDAY MORNING BREAKFAST: June 24, 9:15 a.m.  Please RSVP by signing up at the Kiosk in the Commons Room, or call the church office 828.324.1351.  


All St. Alban’s ladies are invited to the Women’s Retreat to be held September 21-23 at Valle Crucis Conference Center.  We are very excited to have Rev. Dr. Valori Sherer join us again as our retreat leader.  There will be a sign up sheet on the Kiosk with more details.  For more information please contact Claudia Moore, 828.638.5900 or Mary Michele Millholen 404.550.1011.


It takes a village to raise St. Alban’s Community Garden!  Please sign up to help!  Every bit of love and energy put into this garden turns into a bountiful harvest for people in need within our community.  Sign up at the kiosk in the Commons Room.


St. Alban’s Family Fun Nights – Summer of 2018

 Making Outreach part of our Family Life  


  • Wednesday, June 27 – Pizza & Ice Cream Social
  • Wednesday, July 11 – Taco Bar Night (FIESTA NIGHT) with piñata
  • Wednesday, July 25 – TBD
  • Wednesday, August 8 – Hot dogs & fixin’s


  • 6 p.m. Gather in Ferebee Hall
  • 6:15 Walk together to the outdoor chapel for a short prayer & camp songs
  • 6:40 Dinner
  • 7:15-8:30 p.m. Activities & Outreach


  • Tie Dye T-shirts & Ice Cream Social (Make a shirt for someone in need)
  • Bingo Night (Can drive & placemats for Meals on Wheels)
  • Minute to Win It Games (Book drive for Corner Table & HSK and Assemble School Supply Packs for HPS)
  • Popcorn Movie Night 

These evenings are open to everyone looking for a fun summer evening with their St. Alban’s Family.  Their purpose is to provide an opportunity for families to gather for fellowship and work together to support outreach in our community.  The events are free but a good will offering will be available to help cover the cost of the main dish.  There are also sign up opportunities to help with side dishes (see the kiosk).  Our first evening we will be making Tie Dye T-shirts. Please bring a t-shirt (pre washed and 90% cotton or natural fiber) for yourself, and one to be donated.

If you are interested in helping Cami with these events, please email her at


HEY PARENTS! Need something fun and productive for your rising 4th, 5th or 6th grader??? It’s Hickory Choral Society Summer Camp Time! If you have a rising 4th, 5th, or 6th grader who loves to sing- sign them up! Tuition is $35 and scholarships are available. Our break out times include time at the Art Museum, a project at the library, and drumming classes with Rick Cline! We are thrilled to have our own Carla Miller Reid from William Lenoir Middle School leading our singers this year. The camp is held in our new rehearsal hall at the SALT Block- June 25-29, 9 a.m. to Noon. Includes a daily snack AND a T-Shirt! Email Tammy Shook ( for an application…And, as Tammy would say, “it’s the most wonderful time of the year!!!”

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images-3ST. ALBAN’S MEN’S STUDY GROUP meets at 7:30 a.m. the first and third Tuesday each month. The group’s purpose is to expand our ability to serve the people we meet in our daily lives through study and prayer.  These methods include Bible study, book study and videos.  The Men’s Study Group is open to all men. Newcomers are always welcome.

Upcoming Meeting:  Tuesday, June 19, 7:30 a.m.