MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE
A special Memorial Day service will be held at 9:30 a.m. today, May 26 at the Sweet Valley Church of Christ, 5439 Main Road, Sweet Valley.
LCDR Brian Gallagher, USN (retired) will be the speaker and patriotic music will be played to honor men and women in the armed forces.
For more information, call 477-2320.
MASS/ FLEA MARKET
St. Frances Cabrini Church, 585 Mt. Olivet Road, Carverton, will celebrate a Memorial Mass at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 27.
This mass is in honor and memory of all the deceased loved ones laid to rest at the Mount Olivet Cemetery. Father Vincent Dang will be the celebrant.
Following the mass, the parish Social Committee will sponsor its annual flea market and bake sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the church grounds, rain or shine.
This year’s flea market will include a variety of household items, pictures, dishware, knickknacks, toys, DVDs, games and books.
Picnic foods for purchase include clam chowder, haluski, pork barbeque, wimpies, hotdogs with sauerkraut or chilli and beverages. The bake sale will feature fresh baked breads, cakes, pies, cookies and pastries.
A special “early bird” flea market will held from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 26.
A sensational buffet of meals, hot and cold dishes, salads, desserts and drinks will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, May 31 at the Noxen United Methodist Church, Route 29.
A free will offering will be taken.
The deacons of Trinity Presbyterian Church in Dallas have set May 31 and June 1 for their gigantic rummage sale in the fellowship hall of the church, 105 Irem Road, Dallas, across from the Country Club Shopping Center.
The sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, May 31 and from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 1. Saturday will be Bag Day - all you can stuff into a large brown grocery bag for only $2.
Items available are clothing in good condition for men, women and children, costume jewelry, household items, knickknacks, collectibles, toys, books, holiday items and more.
A “Power of Parents” workshop will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 31 at the Sweet Valley Church of Christ, 5439 Main Road, Sweet Valley.
Facilitated through Mothers Against Drunk Driving, the workshop is designed to give parents of teens the tools to have conversations about alcohol.
Call 477-2320 to register.
The women of the Orange United Methodist Church, 2293 West Eighth St., Dallas, will hold their annual spring rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, June 7 and Saturday, June 8 at the church hall.
Food and refreshments will be available along with Welsh cookies for sale.
For more information, call 333-4626.
GET READY FOR VBS
Orange United Methodist Church invites all children ages 3-12 to get ready to dive into fun at “Operation Overboard: Dare to Go Deep with God” Vacation Bible School.
Vacation Bible School will be held from 5:45 to 8 p.m. Sunday, June 16 through Thursday, June 20 at Orange United Methodist Church, 2293 W. 8th St., Dallas.
The adventures includes regular Deep Sea Voyages into Bible fun and creative crafts, hands-on mission work, water science and music. To be a part of the excitement, call Leslie at 333-4269.
ST. PAUL’S VBS
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Dallas is hosting this year’s Vacation Bible School, “Kingdom Rock” from 6 to 8 p.m. July 28 through Aug. 1.
The week will begin with a pot luck dinner on Sunday at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will be provided each night thereafter at the same time. All children, aged 3-11 are invited to attend the event which features age appropriate songs, games, crafts, bible study and a short movie daily. Grown-ups are also encouraged to attend Bible study which will take place while the children are participating in their activities.
To register, visit www.stpaulselca.com, click on “links”, then click on the ‘VBS registration form.”
For more information, call 675-3859.