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Church briefs

March 2, 2013

Ham dinner set


Ham and cabbage dinner/bake sale will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 9 at the Loyalville United Methodist Church.


Cost is $9 for adults and $3.50 for children under 12 years of age. Takeouts are available by clling 477-3521, leaving a name and phone number, numbers of dinners needed and pickup time.


Breakfast buffet at HUMC


A breakfast buffet will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 9 at Huntsville United Methodist Church.


Breakfat includes scrambled eggs, hash browns, sausage, ham, pancakes, toast and beverage.


Cost is $7 for adults. Senior citizens and children eat free.


Choral Society plans concert


In a 64-year tradition of inspiring prayer and meditation through music, the Catholic Choral Society will present a Lenten Concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 10 at St. Therese Parish, 64 Davis St., Shavertown.


The concert is open to the public free of charge.


For more information, call 575-1040.


Fish dinners available on Fridays


The Maple Grove United Methodist Church, 5876 Main Road, Sweet Valley, will hold its annual fish dinners from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, March 15.


The meal includes baked fish, French fries, cole slaw and cake. Tickets are $8 for adult and $5 for children. Takeouts are available.


For more information, call the church at 477-5216.


Spaghetti supper set


The Huntsville United Methodist Church will host a spaghetti dinner from 3 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 23. Eat-in or take-out dinners will be available.


Tickets are $7.50 for adults and $4.50 for children age 6 and older and will be available at the door.


Meditation during Lent


St. Peter’s Church, 3832 SR 6 East, Tunkhannock, will offer quiet music and meditation Wednesdays through March 27, as a way of opening the “thin place” between God and people.


Soup Supper will precede the service. Supper begins at 6:30 p.m. and the services begin at 7 p.m. For more information, call St. Peter’s at 836-2233 or Reverend Lou at 878-4670.


Cross Creek plans concert


Cross Creek Community Church and WRGN 88.1 will feature LIVE Big Daddy Weave and the Redeemed Tour, along with Mike’s Chair and Citizen Way, at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 5. Doors open at 6 p.m.


Tickets are $10 and may be purchased by calling 696-0399.