Seaside theme: "Seaside with the Savior" will be the theme for vacation Bible school this year at Broadneck Baptist Church, 1257 Hilltop Drive, Cape St. Claire. Children ages 4 to 10 are invited to participate in the activities from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. June 24 to 28 at the church. A youth group from Starling Avenue Baptist Church in Martinsville, Va., will direct Bible school activities, assisted by members of the Broadneck congregation. A coffee time is offered to parents dropping off children for the sessions. An ice cream social is planned July 13 after a program. 410-757-8583.
Vacation Bible school: Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, 400 Benfield Road in Severna Park, will offer a vacation Bible school June 24-28. Classes are from 9 a.m. to noon. The theme is "Climbing up Faith Mountain." Registration for 3-year-olds (as of June 30) to sixth-graders is available by calling 410-647-1658 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Evening of art: Congregation Kneseth Israel and Sisterhood of Kneseth Israel will sponsor "A Summer's Evening of Art" from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 23, 1125 Spa Road, Annapolis. The preview begins at 7 p.m. followed by the auction at 8 p.m. Donations are $5. 410-798-0165.
Vacation Bible school: Church of Christ will sponsor a vacation Bible school from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. June 25-28, at 2 Eastern St., Glen Burnie. There will be classes for ages 2 through adult. 410-859-0511.
Biblical cruise: "Amazon Adventure," a vacation Bible school for children ages 4 to 12 will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. July 22 to 26 at Anchor Baptist Church, 320 W. Pasadena Road. Children participating in this activity will experience a fictional cruise down the Amazon River. The program is free; however, each evening will feature contests in which money will be collected for projects. 410-647-9614.
Bible buzz: Community United Methodist Church will sponsor a vacation Bible school for children ages 3 through grade 6 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. June 24 to 28, 300 Brock Bridge Road, Maryland City. "Catch the Buzz on a Bug Safari" is the theme. Participants will enjoy Bible stories, paint crafts, games, music and snacks. 301-776-3667 or 301-725-2198.