Area churches plan vacation Bible school
The following churches have scheduled vacation Bible schools in coming weeks:
• Alverda Faith Tabernacle, Alverda. Children of all ages are invited to attend the camping-themed Bible school, 6 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. There will be puppets, crafts, refreshments and prizes. A picnic will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. July 27. Everyone is welcome to attend.
• Black Lick United Methodist Church. “Camp Son” from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 5 to 9 at the Black Lick Fire Hall, Main Street, Black Lick. Lorraine and Larry Henry will present the program. All children in the community are invited to attend.
• Calvary Bible Church, 19032 Route 286, Hillsdale. “God’s Incredible World,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 12 to 16 at the church parsonage. Ages 4 to 13. Special prizes will be given to those who register ahead of time and are in attendance Aug. 12. To register or for more information, call (814) 743-5448.
• Calvary Evangelical Free Church, 100 Ben Franklin Road South, Indiana. “Kingdom Chronicles, Standing Strong in the Battle for Truth,” 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Ages 4 to 12. (724) 463-8890.
• Clymer Presbyterian Church, Sixth and Hancock streets, Clymer. From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 29 through Aug. 2.
• Cookport Baptist Church. “Christmas in July,” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. The true meaning of Christmas from the Bible. Games, snacks, crafts, singing and more. Ages 3 and up. Everyone welcome. For more information, call Jess at (724) 422-0901.
• Dixonville Wesleyan Church. “Under the Big Top With Jesus,” Monday through Thursday. Community Carnival, Friday, to mark the end of Bible school. Adults and children. Bible stories, crafts, games, snacks and music. Registration for students is not necessary. For more information, call (724) 254-1930.
• Homer City United Presbyterian Church, 40 E. Elm St. “SonQuest Rain Forest,” from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Preschool through grade 6. Sponsored by Hope Lutheran Church and Homer City United Presbyterian Church. Kickoff dinner 5 p.m. Sunday. Registration is appreciated. (724) 479-2695.
• Indiana Alliance Church. “Mega Sports Camp,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 5 to 9 at the White Township Recreation Center. Age 4 to grade 6. Free. Basketball, soccer and cheerleading. All skill levels welcome. Learn skills for sports and for life. To register, call Lisa at (724) 541-5441.
• Indiana Wesleyan Methodist Church, 1201 Church St. “Heaven is a Wonderful Place,” 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. There will be something for all ages.
• Penn Run Church of the Brethren and Child Evangelism Fellowship. “Jesus My Savior and Friend,” 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Penn Run Christian Outreach Center, 75 Grace Church Road. Parents welcome to attend. Bible stories, songs, memory, crafts and snacks. Call (724) 463-0420, leave name and age.
• Plumville Presbyterian Church. “The Fruits of the Spirit,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. Closing program Friday. Bible stories, crafts, games and music. For more information or to register, contact Katrina Kimmell at (724) 840-1025. Children from age 4 through the completion of grade 6 are invited.