Christmas in July
MILL HALL — Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many churches were unable to hold traditional Christmas services in 2020.
Bald Eagle Presbyterian Church will be holding a Christmas in July to make up for the loss.
Festivities will begin today with “Christmas Eve” decoration of the sanctuary with poinsettias and lots of Christmas decorations, including a tree.
A 10:30 a.m. worship service and special Christmas message will be held on Sunday. The choir will be singing Christmas carols and so will the congregation.
The celebration will include a Christmas feast with all the trimmings and cookies which will take place after the service.
There may even be gifts under the tree.
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 fires, 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.
AVIS — Grace Fellowship Church, 19 W. Ridge St., Avis, will be holding Awakening Conference, an impact youth event on Aug. 6 through 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.
Worship in Woolrich
WOOLRICH — Woolrich Community UMC will be holding worship in the park, Pavilion #1 on Sunday at 9:45 a.m. Then join us with a pot luck lunch after the service.