Area Church Briefs
Last in-person service
LOCK HAVEN — Due to the rise in COVID-19 cases Great Island Presbyterian Church, 12 W. Water St., Lock Haven, will be holding its last in-person service on Sunday, Nov. 22.
The following Sunday services will be available online at 10:30 a.m. each Sunday morning through the church’s Facebook, YouTube page or website www.greatislandpresby.org.
The online services will remain in place until Christmas at the earliest.
No early classes
LOCK HAVEN — Great Island Presbyterian Church, 12 W. Water St., Lock Haven, will not be holding early classes at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. They are all canceled.
Hanging of the Greens
MILL HALL — Bald Eagle United Presbyterian Church, 111 Main St., Mill Hall, will be hosting a Hanging of the Greens service at 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 6. The sanctuary will be decorated one item at a time with their meaning explained. As the service concludes the sanctuary will be entirely decorated. Christmas hymns will be sun throughout this public service. Masks must be worn and temperatures will be taken at the door.
LOCK HAVEN — Charlton Chapel, 46 Churchill Road, Lock Haven, will be closed until 4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 26. The 4 p.m. service will be available for family only with a public prayer following at 5 p.m.
BEECH CREEK — Beech Creek Wesleyan Church will be having their annual Thanksgiving Dinner, Thursday, Nov. 26 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. This year will be take out or delivery only. Please contact the church by calling 570-962-2732 for more information or to request meals.
Free Community Thanksgiving Take-out Meal
HOWARD — Howard United Methodist Church, 144 W. Main St., Howard, will be having a free community Thanksgiving take-out meal today from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The meal will consist of turkey and trimmings and is free to all community members. Please call or text 814-625-2182 to place your order. If you can, please bring a box of cereal for the food pantry.
Free Thanksgiving Day Dinner
LOCK HAVEN — Great Island Presbyterian Church on Water Street, Lock Haven, will be holding a free Thanksgiving Day dinner for anyone who cares to attend. There will be some restrictions this year due to COVID-19. All meals will be picked up or delivered. Masks must be worn. Dinners will be ready for pickup after 10:30 a.m. Call the church at 570-748-2810 to pre-order your meal.