News & Information

St. Alban’s 

Episcopal Church

(828) 324-1351

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




  • Sunday, October 14
    • 7:30 a.m. Morning Prayer
    • 8:30 a.m. Early Worship & Holy Eucharist
    • 10:30 a.m. Late Worship & Holy Eucharist
    • 5:30-7 p.m. Youth Meeting
  • Wednesday, October 24, 5:45 p.m. St. Alban’s Pumpkin Fest ( rsvp & see below for details)
  • Sunday, October 28
    • 7:30-9 a.m. Our Father’s Pavilion (see below for details)
    • 9:15 a.m. Cafe St. Alban Breakfast! (rsvp & see below for details)


ST. ALBAN’S ANNUAL PUMPKIN FEST Wednesday, October 24, 5:45 p.m. We are looking for donations of candy & trinkets.  Please drop off donations to the St. Alban’s Office by Tuesday, October 23.  Sign up at the kiosk for this intergenerational event!  St. Alban’s will provide the hotdogs and we ask that everyone bring a dish to share.  Following dinner enjoy games, stories & fellowship!  Our evening will end with the children Trick-Or-Treating from table to table (so bring a bag of treats for the kiddies!) the reading of WHO TOOK MY HAIRY TOE and a Neon Light Mini Dance Party.  


HICKORY SOUP KITCHEN is having one of their annual fund raisers on Sunday Oct. 28, Blues and Brews at the Crescent Moon Café from 6:00 till —- .  All proceeds are donated to the Kitchen, tickets are $20.00. Halloween costumes welcome – Most Unique Costume wins cash prize. Contact Rege Duralia for tickets: 828-396-1601 or 864-266-6796.


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28, 7:30-9 A.M.

Join us for worship, breakfast and music Under The Sails in downtown Hickory.  All are welcome.  For more information or to volunteer, please contact Susan Hefner:


CAFÉ ST. ALBAN’S SUNDAY MORNING BREAKFAST:  Sunday, October 28, 9:15 a.m. Sign up sheet available at the Kiosk in the Commons Room.  Join us for food, fellowship, and a wonderful start to your Sunday Morning!



St. Alban’s Music Ministry Opportunities

Our choirs are back on September 5!  Opportunities for all ages.  Please come join us and bring a friend.  God loves a cheerful Ringer & Singer!  All the action and preparation happens on Wednesday evenings:

  • 5:00 p.m.  Wee Ringers, Grades K-5, downstairs;
  • 5:30 p.m.  Cantor Kids, Grades K-5, downstairs;
  • 5:30 p.m.  New Bell Choir, Grades 6 to INFINITY!!!  This is the opportunity many of you have been waiting for!  If you want to learn how to ring handbells, this group is for you.  We will meet in the church and Miss Tammy will teach everything you need to know about bells.
  • 6:00 p.m.  Oxford Ringers, this group is for advanced, experienced ringers.  Contact Tammy if you are interested in ringing.
  • 7:00 p.m.  Adult Choir, if you love to sing and read music, please join us every week as we rehearse wonderful music working toward enhancing the 10:30 a.m. worship service.


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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 Meetings:  Tuesday, October 2, 7:30 a.m.  & Tuesday, October 16, 7:30 a.m.