July 26, 2011
Open house - Open Arms half-day program, Thu., Aug. 4, 3:30-6:30 p.m., Open Arms School, Our Savior Lutheran Church, 13611 Laurel Bowie Road. Children and parents invited to meet the director, staff and teachers who will be working with children during the 2011-2012 school year. 240-568-9352. Vacation Bible school - Monday, Aug. 15 through Friday, Aug. 19, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Solomon's Porch Worship Center, Quality Inn and Suites, fifth floor Patuxent Room, 1 Second St. Take a trip down Gratitude Avenue, Compassion Drive, Forgiveness Lane, Grace Parkway and Faithfulness Road.
July 13, 2011
Vacation Bible School at Franklin Baptist Church from July 25-29 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for kids ages 4 - 17 with transportation available by calling Rick Wilson at 410-378-5346. The church is at 2106 Franklin Church Road in Darlington. All are welcome to attend. Vacation Bible School will be Aug. 1 through Aug. 5 at the Dublin United Methodist Church. A light supper will be served beginning at 5 p.m., followed by the start of the program. For further information call 410-836-3647.
July 5, 2011
First United Methodist Church of Laurel will offer vacation Bible school Sunday, July 10 through Thursday, July 14, 6:30-9 p.m., at the church, 424 Main St. There is no fee. Children ages 3 through sixth grade can enjoy music, games, snacks and stories centered on Jesus growing up in Nazareth. Class sizes are limited, assigned on first come/first registered basis. Stop by the church and fill out a registration form or contact 301-725-3093 or email@example.com .
June 2, 2011
Summer is just around the corner, and vacation Bible school registration has begun at some of our area churches! At Friendship Baptist, a free Bible Week for the whole family begins with a kickoff celebration July 10 from 5:30-6:45 p.m. and then classes run July 11-15 from 7 to 9 p.m. Children and teens will enjoy "Beach Blast: God's Faithfulness" while adults participate in a fun, interactive discussion. To register, go to http://www.fbcmd.org , or call the church office at 410-442-5506.
May 25, 2011
Turnout was light but the conversation was animated as the Greater Baltimore Highlands Community Association met May 16 at Christ United Methodist Church. State Sen. Ed Kasemeyer, who represents District 12 that includes our neighborhoods, Catonsville and part of Howard County, provided a report on the most recent legislative session in Annapolis. He acknowledged voting for a bill to aid illegal residents' children in receiving the tuition rate for state residents to attend Maryland colleges and universities.
July 20, 2007
Labyrinth walk scheduled Aug. 19 Journeys Community, a nontraditional spiritual-seekers group, will meet at Bon Secours Spiritual Center, 1525 Marriottsville Road, Marriottsville to walk the labyrinth on the center's grounds. The labyrinth, an archetypal image in many cultures, is a symbol of journeying toward the divine. The group will meet at 10 a.m. Aug. 19. Light refreshments will be available after the walk. Journey Community meets during the fall, winter and spring at 10 a.m. Sundays in the second-floor auditorium of Vantage House retirement community, 5400 Vantage Point Road in Town Center, Columbia.