Local Church Briefs

Vacation Bible School

JERSEY SHORE — Jersey Shore Community Vacation Bible School will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 236 S. Main St., Jersey Shore, on Tuesday, Aug. 10 to Thursday, Aug. 12 from 6-8 p.m.

Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday with classes available for children ages 3-12 years old.

Labor Day dinner

WILLIAMSPORT — Immaculate Conception Parish, 5973 Jacks Hollow Road, Williamsport, will be hosting a Labor Day country style ham and turkey dinner on Monday, Sept. 6 from noon to 6 p.m.

In addition to the dinner, sandwiches, french fries, funnel cakes, pies and ice cream will be available on the grounds along with small games of chance and Bingo.

The church will also offer a variety of homemade jams and jellies, fudge and candy in the Summer Kitchen.

Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 4-12 and children three and under eat free. Take out will be available after 1 p.m. and cost $10.

Awakening Conference

AVIS — Grace Fellowship Church, 19 W. Ridge St., Avis, will be holding Awakening Conference, an impact youth event on Aug. 6 through Aug. 8. The event will be held rain or shine and cost $10 admission. Tickets are limited and registration is required.

Included in the program will be sessions, activities, meals and transportation. Doors open Friday, Aug. 6 at 2 p.m. and conclude Sunday, Aug. 8 at 9:30 p.m.

Blood Drive

St. Luke’s United Church of Christ of Flemington will be sponsoring a community outreach blood drive. The blood drive will be held Tuesday, Aug. 17 at the church from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you would be willing to donate blood or know someone who wishes to donate, please contact Toni Snyder at 570-769-7450.


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