Linden-Linthicum Groundbreaking Day to be held May 20...


May 11, 2001

Linden-Linthicum Groundbreaking Day to be held May 20

Representatives from the religious and civic communities have been invited to a groundbreaking for Linden-Linthicum United Methodist Church's education building and gathering space in Clarksville. The ceremony will be held at 11:30 a.m. May 20.

The church's Groundbreaking Day will begin with a Worship Service at 10 a.m., replacing the usual three services at 8 a.m., 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

The congregation will celebrate its faith, its history as a religious community in Howard County and its future. After dedicating themselves to the task ahead, members will go outside to turn over the first shovels of dirt for the church's new facility.

Information: 410-531-5653.

Church to hold seminar for separated, divorced

Chapelgate Presbyterian Church will offer "Fresh Start," a seminar for those who are separated or divorced, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. May 18 and from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 19.

The cost is $55 for adults; $25 for alumni; $15 for children.

Information or registration: 410-442-7677, Ext. 118.

Elkridge church to hold rummage sale May 19

Harwood Park United Methodist Church, at Highland and Euclid avenues in Elkridge, will hold a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to noon May 19.

A bake table will offer fresh breads, pies, cakes and fudge. Plants also will be for sale.

Information: 401-796-2037.

One World Coffeehouse to feature Sachs in concert

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbia will present a concert by Brad Sachs - a local singer, songwriter, author and psychologist - from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. May 19 at the congregation's One World Coffeehouse at Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia.

Also on the program are singers Karen Johnson and Kathy Smith with a medley of jazz, blues and Broadway favorites. Tickets are $10. Children to age 12 will be admitted free.

Information: 410-381-0097.

Youth for Christ banquet to hear Dr. Ben Carson

Dr. Ben Carson, director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital and a resident of Howard County, will speak at the 2001 Youth for Christ Fundraising Banquet at 6:45 p.m. Thursday at Martin's West, 6817 Dogwood Road, Baltimore.

Admission is free, but reservations are required.

Information: Lisa McMahon, 410-529-4434.

Rabbi Siegel to lecture on `Life of Love' on June 7

Rabbi Martin Siegel, director of the Institute for Behavioral Health and Spirituality and rabbi emeritus of Columbia Jewish Congregation, will give a lecture, "Learning to Live a Life of Love: Torah, Kabbalah, and Healing," at 8 p.m. June 7 at Oakland Mills Interfaith Center, 5885 Robert Oliver Place, Columbia.

Admission is free. The lecture is open to people of all faiths.

Information: 410-740-8533.

Congregations accepting Sunday school applicants

Calah and Shalom Aleichem congregations are accepting registration for their combined Sunday school's 2001-2002 school year.

The unaffiliated Jewish school meets twice a month.

Information: 410-455-6434 or 410-740-5446.

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