St. John's to host concerts
A concert recital series at St. John's United Methodist Church in Seaford, brings nationally known performance artists to the area. "Heartsound," a Celtic flute and harp duo, will perform on July 27 and soprano Catherine Justice will perform on Aug. 24. Tickets are $10 for each concert. Proceeds benefit enlargement and renovation of St. John's pipe organ. To order tickets, call 629-9466.
In appreciation of teachers
Mt. Calvary A.M.E. Church in Concord will sponsor a church school teachers' appreciation banquet in the church's dining hall on Saturday, July 29, beginning at 5 p.m. For tickets, contact Otelia Oliver at 629-9722 or Gladys Briggs at 629-9075. The price is $10 per person.
Church plans extravaganza
On Saturday, Aug. 12, at 5 p.m., United Deliverance Bible Center, Laurel, will host a Praise Music Extravaganza. It will feature minister Marcus Baines of the Gospel Truth Singers, pastor Antoine Hutchins, Gail Lockamy and the James Family Singers, David Wilford, Natasha Henry, Jackie Archer, Keith "Champ" Wongus on drums, Robert "Mr. Bass Guitar" Warren; U.D.B.C. "God Squad" and "Royal and Divine." The cost is $8 for adults or $10 at the door, $4 for youth and free to children 12 and under. For details call 875-1875. The church is at 532 West 7th St.
Christ UMC plans Bible school
Christ United Methodist Church, Central Avenue, Laurel, will hold its vacation Bible
school, "Road Rally 2000," Aug. 21-25, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sign-ups will be Saturday,
July 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For details, call 875-4233.
Time capsule items on display
King's Church, Laurel, is planning to bury a time-capsule. On Sunday, July 30, from 2
to 4 p.m. the items that will go in the capsule will be on display in the King's
Church community hall.
A historical marker will be installed on Aug. 6, commemorating the beginnings of this
congregation in 1842.
Following the installation ceremony the church will hold a picnic next to the ball
field. Barbecued chicken and homemade ice cream will be provided. A covered dish is
welcomed. There will be soft ball and other games during the picnic social.