St. Andrew's Episcopal Church to celebrate 40th anniversary


May 20, 1994|By PEG ADAMARCZYK

The congregation of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church will return to its roots in the Riviera Beach community tomorrow to kick off its 40th anniversary celebration.

At 6 p.m., members will gather at the Riviera Beach fire hall on Fort Smallwood Road, where services were conducted in the early years, for a social hour and folk-jazz music performed by Jolkz. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m.

After dinner, church old-timers and clergy will share remembrances of St. Andrew's during the past 40 years.

Activities on Sunday will begin with a worship service at 9 a.m. and a continental breakfast afterward.

The anniversary service will begin at 11 a.m. The Rev. Charles Longest, bishop of the Diocese of Maryland, will celebrate the Eucharist. Former clergy and parishioners have been invited to attend.

After the 11 a.m. celebration, a tailgate party is planned. The Women of St. Andrew's will provide hot dogs, hamburgers, sodas and cake. Guest are asked to bring a covered dish to share.

Commemorative items including a cookbook, T-shirt, and May wine bottles with St. Andrew's label will be on sale.

For information, call 255-1070.


Riviera Beach Elementary School, 8515 Jenkins Road, will have its annual May Day celebration from 3:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. today at the school.

The event, sponsored by the PTA, will include food, crafts, plants, kiddie games, raffles and visitors.

For information, call 437-2379.


Just follow the signs to the annual community yard sale sponsored by the Pinehurst-Bodkin Improvement Association from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow. The rain date is Sunday.

Maps listing participating households can be picked up at the intersection of Pinehurst and Oakdale Roads, located off Mountain Road past Downs Park.

Proceeds will go toward community beach bulkhead repairs.

For information, call Bobie Hilditch, 255-7484.


The Ladies Guild of Magothy-Chelsea Community Lutheran Church will be back in the kitchen, dishing up their all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. tomorrow at the church, Third Street and Beach Avenue in Chelsea Beach.

The menu includes sausage, pancakes, eggs any style, French toast, chipped beef, home fries, homemade biscuits, toast, juice, coffee, and tea.

A bake table also will be available.

The cost is $4 for adults, $2.50 for children 12 and under. Youngsters 4 and under can eat for free.

Proceeds will help pay for church projects.

For information, call 255-4049 or 260-8552.


The teen group of Jenkins Memorial Church is sponsoring a bake sale and car wash from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. tomorrow at the church, 133 Riviera Drive at Jenkins Road.

Donations will be accepted for the car wash.

Proceeds will benefit activities for youth at the non-denominational church.

For information, call 437-2846.


Parents of current and prospective students at Northeast High School are invited to attend the next meeting of the Northeast PTSA at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the school.

Nominations for officer for the 1994-'95 school year will be presented with the election to follow.

Information: 437-6400.


Travel to Atlantic City with the Orchard Beach Volunteer Fire Company's Ladies Auxiliary on June 6 for a day of gaming at the Claridge.

The bus will leave the fire hall parking lot at 9:45 a.m. and return at approximately 9:45 p.m.

The cost is $23 per person with $12 in coin returned to kick off your day chasing Lady Luck.

?3 For information, call Charles Ingram, 255-7464.

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