The Evangelism Committee of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Manchester will celebrate Friendship Weekend on Saturday and Sunday.
Church members are being encouraged to invite friends, neighbors and relatives.
Worship services are held at 5 p.m. Saturdays, and 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sundays. On Sunday, the youth will lead the second contemporary service at 7 p.m.
Refreshments will be served after each service.
The church is at 3184 Church St. Information: 410-239-6311.
Town issues reminder about water restriction
Hampstead reminds municipal water users that they cannot fill their swimming pools from their garden hoses.
Even though the county is allowing residents to fill their pools, the town has not lifted that restriction, officials said.
Town residents also cannot water their lawns or gardens or wash cars using their garden hoses.
Library to present stories, magic, visit from a bear
North Carroll library branch, 2255 Hanover Pike, Greenmount, will offer:
"Year-round Family Story Time" for all ages (age 3 and younger must be with an adult) at 10:30 a.m. and 6:45 p.m. every Wednesday and at 10 a.m. every Thursday.
"Wizardry 101 -- The Magic of Books" for all ages at 7 p.m. tomorrow. Mervyn J. Mugwump (aka Jonathan Brack, magician) will demonstrate and reveal magic tricks that children can do.
The program was inspired by the Harry Potter series. Tickets are required and may be picked up before the program.
"Live and In Person -- Mama Berenstain Bear" for all ages for a half- hour at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. July 31.
Cameras are welcome.
Hampstead planning: Hampstead Planning and Zoning Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Town Hall, 1034 S. Carroll St. 410-239-7408.
Lazarus United Church of Christ: Worship will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, and the Rev. Verna Call's message "Jacob's Ladder of Love." The church is at 5101 S. Church St., Lineboro. 410-374- 1304.