Community church events announced
Pennsylvania Deutsch buffet
PENN RUN — The Penn Run Christian Outreach Center, 75 Grace Church Road, Penn Run, will hold a Pennsylvania Deutsch chicken buffet from 4 to 7 p.m. May 3. The cost is $8 for adults and $6 for children ages 3 to 11. Children younger than 3 eat for free.
The menu will feature chicken gravy with chunks of chicken, waffles, biscuits, noodles, mashed potatoes, a vegetable, two prepared salads, desserts and drinks. Call (724) 463-0420 for more information.
Soup, sandwich, bake sale
DIAMONDVILLE — The Diamondville United Methodist Ladies Goodwill Circle will hold a soup, sandwich and bake sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 3 at the church. Everyone is welcome to eat in or take out.
Chicken holupki dinner
CLYMER — St. Michael’s Orthodox Church, 465 Morris St., Clymer, will hold a chicken holupki dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 4 at the church. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 4 to 12. Children younger than 4 eat for free. Takeout is available.
‘Gardener’s Paradise’ market
SAXONBURG — The third annual “Gardener’s Paradise” market to benefit a youth domestic mission trip will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 10 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 310 W. Main St., in Saxonburg. The event includes a pancake breakfast, plants, crafts and quilt displays.
The event benefits St. Luke’s ministry trip to Harrisburg, one of more than 70 communities served by Youth Works to help meet needs in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.
The pancake breakfast will run from 8 a.m. to noon in Centennial Hall, 110 State St. The cost is $7 for adults, $3 for children ages 3 to 12, and free for children up to the age of 2.
Attendees can learn how to plant a container butterfly garden and how to freshen homes with dried herbs.
The following businesses are participating: Saxony Garden Center, The Stillroom, Stone Mill Greenhouse and Blue Goose Naturals. Additional information is available by calling the church office at (724) 352-2333.
DERRY — The monthly Ladies’ Lunch will be held from noon to 1 p.m. May 13 at Derry First United Methodist Church, 311 N. Ligonier St., Derry.
There is no charge for the lunch. For more information, contact Teri Sauers at (724) 694-8333 or visit www.derryfirstumc.org.
Gospel music festival
ARMAGH — The Armagh United Methodist Church, Armagh, will be holding a gospel music festival from 6 to 10 p.m. May 16 and from 1 to 10 p.m. May 17.
Scheduled to perform on May 16 are Randy Simpson, Dwayne Kaufman, 2 For 1, Amy Ward and Rachel, Brenda Misher and Diane Myers. The kitchen will be open from 5 to 8 p.m.
Scheduled to perform on May 17 are The Choraliers and Pearl, Heaven 4 Shore, Clowns for Christ, Randy Simpson, Dwayne Kaufman, The Michael Family, The Masters, United and New Journey. The kitchen is open from noon to 8 p.m.
The kitchen will be selling hot dogs, hamburgers, haluski, stromboli, pizza, desserts, pop, water and more items.
A free-will offering will be taken. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information, call Bill and Kim at (814) 749-7500.
Indoor yard sale
PENN RUN — The Penn Run Christian Outreach Center, 75 Grace Church Road, Penn Run, will be holding an indoor yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 7.
Individual spaces are available for $10 per space (10x10 space with one 8-foot table). Lunch will be served and there will be a bake sale.
Call Lori at (724) 349-2929 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.