The weekly deadline is noon Friday to submit items for this calendar: religion@yorkdispatch.com. Information: 505-5423.

BLOOD DRIVE

Advent Lutheran: Blood drive, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Oct. 13 at the church, 1775 E. Market St. Information: 755-5007.

CANCELLATION

St. Paul United Church of Christ: The chicken barbecue, scheduled for Sept. 29, has been cancelled. It will not be rescheduled. The church is at 161 S. Main St., Shrewsbury.

CHILDREN/YOUTH

Hanover Seventh-day Adventist: Activities for children ages 3-11, 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays in October at the church, 865 Gitts Run Road, Hanover. Includes a light supper at 6 p.m. Registration: 637-1005.

Otterbein United Methodist: Kid's Club, for ages 4-12, with games, snacks, crafts and more, 2-4 p.m. the first and third Sundays monthly at the church, 50 School St., Spry. Information: 741-1429.

Zwingli United Church of Christ: AWANA clubs for children ages 3-12, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 4-May 16, at the church, 403 W. King St., East Berlin. Cost: $20. Registration: 10-11 a.m. Sept. 30 and 6 p.m. Oct. 4. Information: 259-0623.

CROP WALKS

Mount Zion United Methodist: Crop Walk through Spring Valley Park for churches of Loganville, Jacobus, Seven Valleys and Potosi area, 1 p.m. Oct. 14 from Mount Zion UMC, Potosi. Information: 235-1132.

ENTERTAINMENT

Arlington Evangelical Congregational: Free rodeo round-up with food, activities, games, music and more, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 585 Lombard Road, Red Lion. Information: 246-3563.

Bible Baptist: Harvest Fest with a service, music by the McCormick family and a carnival, 9:45 a.m. Oct. 7 at the church, 4190 Susquehanna Trail North. Information: 266-0892.

Christ Lutheran: Fall festival with food a silent auction, activities, live music and more, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 13 at the church, 126 W. Main St., Dallastown. Information: 244-2605.

Emmanuel United Church of Christ: Afternoon of games, 1:30-4 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays monthly at the church, 124 Broadway, Hanover. Bring your favorite board or card game. Information: 632-8281.

Fishing Creek Salem United Methodist: Chicken dinner and show, "What is Susan's Secret?" 6:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and noon and 6:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at the church, 402 Valley Road, Etters. Tickets are $18: 982-1256.

Grace Baptist: Movie, "October Baby," 5:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 3920 East Prospect Road.

Jewish Community Center: Jewish Film Festival, 3 p.m. at Frank Theatres, Queensgate. Films: "A Bottle in the Gaza Sea," Oct. 14; "The Flat," with a speaker afterwards, Oct. 21; and "The Day I Saw Your Heart," Oct. 23. Tickets: $9 each or $25 for all three, available in advance at the JCC, 2000 Hollywood Drive. Movie trailers: www.yorkjcc.org.

Mount Wolf Community: Family movie, "What If ...," with free popcorn and drinks, 7 p.m. Oct. 13 at the church, South Sixth Street, Mount Wolf. Information: 266-8453.

Temple Baptist: Harvest celebration with food, games, music and activities, 11 a.m. Sept. 29 at the church, 2550 Pine Grove Road. Information: 741-3748.

Zion Lutheran: Picnic with a silent dessert auction, music and activities (bring a washed white T-shirt), noon-3 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 2215 Brandywine Lane.

FREE RESOURCES

St. James Lutheran: Free clothing and accessories for all ages, 8:30-10 a.m. the first Saturday monthly at the church's Clothes Closet, 2335 Cramer Road, Brogue. Information: 927-9497.

FUNDRAISERS

Asbury: Rummage sale, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 4, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 5, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 5 and 9-11 a.m. Oct. 6 at the church, 340 E. Market St. Information: 843-0733.

Bethel United Methodist: Family-style chicken pot pie supper, 3:30 p.m. Oct. 6 at the church, 1674 Furnace Road, Brogue. Cost: $8-$4; carryouts available after 4 p.m. Information: 927-9380.

Emmanuel United Church of Christ: Tea to benefit an organ restoration project, 11:30 a.m. Oct. 6, and silent auction, noon Oct. 8 at the church, 124 Broadway, Hanover. Tea reservations: 632-8281.

Joyful Noise Preschool: 5K run and kid's fun run, 8 a.m. Oct. 27 at Zion Lutheran Church, 2215 Brandywine Lane. Register by Oct. 6 for a T-shirt: www.zionjnp.org.

Locust Grove United Church of Christ: Rain-or-shine chicken barbecue and bake sale, 11 a.m. Oct. 6 at the church, 1035 Locust Grove Road. Dinner cost: $7.50. Information: 755-1318.

New Hope (Fissel's) United Church of Christ: Family-style roast beef supper, 3 p.m. Oct. 6 at the church, 3426 Fissel's Church Road, Glen Rock. Admission: $10-$5 ($11 for carryout). Information: 235-2033.

Otterbein United Methodist: Indoor yard sale with food available, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 28 and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 29 at the church, 50 School St., Spry. Benefits missions programs. Information: 741-1429.

St. John's Blymire's United Church of Christ: Cruise-in and yard and craft sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 13 at the church, 1009 Blymire Road, Dallastown. Vendor space is $10-$15: 741-1166.

St. Luke's Lutheran Preschool: Orders are due by Oct. 12 for personalized cake, pie and brownie pans, sold to benefit the New Bridgeville preschool. Orders: 757-2584.

St. Paul Hametown Lutheran: Ham supper, 3-7 p.m. Nov. 3 at the church, 11894 Susquehanna Trail South, Glen Rock. Information: 235-1841.

St. Paul's Lutheran/York Habitat for Humanity: Yard sale with food available, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 29 at the church, 25 W. Springettsbury Ave. Information: 854-6168, ext. 104.

St. Paul's United Church of Christ: Chicken corn and ham bean soup and bake sale, 10 a.m. Oct. 27 at the church, 2173 Stoverstown Road, North Codorus Township. Sandwiches, soup by the bowl and drinks will be available until sold out. Soup cost: $4.50 per quart. Pre-order soup by Oct. 14: 225-6357.

Salem United Church of Christ: Chicken barbecue, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 13 at Walgreen's, Carlisle Road, Dover. Cost: $7.50. Order by Oct. 5: 764-8120.

Starview United Methodist: Pig roast, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 6 at 85 Codorus Furnace Road, Mount Wolf. Cost: $10; bring food to share (optional). Tickets: 266-0833.

Temple Beth Israel: Hanukkah holiday boutique, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 18 at the temple, 2090 Hollywood Drive. Vendor space: (724) 301-6166.

Zion Lutheran: Buy-one-get-one-free eyeglass frame sale by Modern Eyes Optical (Park City Mall), 3-5:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at the church, 2215 Brandywine Lane. Benefits a youth group trip. Information: 767-4673.

MEETINGS

Advent Lutheran Leisure Group: Covered-dish meeting with music and a program by Kerry White, noon Oct. 16 at the church, 1775 E. Market St.

Hope Baptist: Meetings for deaf and deaf workers with food and entertainment, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 20 at the church, 6450 Hope Way, Hanover. Deaf Leader videophone: (717) 524-5225.

Women's Reach Out Program: Meetings, 9:30 a.m. Oct. 9 and 23, Nov. 13 and Dec. 11 at Stony Brook Mennonite Church, 15 Locust Grove Road. Information: 324-6894.

MUSIC

Emmanuel United Church of Christ: Concert by Courtney Allison Ross, soprano, with a dessert reception afterwards, 3 p.m. Oct. 14 at the church, 124 Broadway, Hanover. Information: 632-8281.

First Presbyterian: Abendmusik concert by Presbybop Quartet and guest vocalist Warren Cooper, 7 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 225 E. Market St.

Grace Lutheran: Free 3 p.m. concert series: Victor Fields (organ), Sept. 30; Christyan Seay (tenor), Oct. 14; Tyler Canonico (organ), Nov. 15; and Grace Choir (Christmas), Dec. 9 at the church, 220 N. Charles St., Red Lion. Refreshments served. Information: 244-3603.

Hanover Seventh-day Adventist: Musicians and vocalists ages 5-25 needed for a youth music fest, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at the church, 865 Gitts Run Road, Hanover. Register by Oct. 20: 632-2325.

Red Land Baptist: Praise concert featuring Cliff and Laura Eyler, 10:30 a.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 661 Big Spring Road, New Cumberland. Information: 938-9765.

St. Jacob's (Stone): Outdoor concert by Danen Kane with food available, 2 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 5152 Stone Church Road, Glenville. Information: 632-7173.

St. James Lutheran: Hymn sing and concert by Bluestone Bluegrass Band, 7-9 p.m. Nov. 10 at the church, 25 N. Adams St., West York. Bring a nonperishable food item. Refreshments will be served.

St. Mark's Lutheran: Organ concert by Richard Frey and his student, Layton Graves, 7 p.m. Sept. 28 at the church, 129 Charles St., Hanover.

Shrewsbury Gospel Temple: Concert by the Bowling family, 6 p.m. Oct. 7 at the church, 713 W. Forrest Ave. Information: 235-5151.

Stewartstown Presbyterian: Prayer for healing, 6:30 p.m., and ecumenical hymn sing with refreshments afterwards, 7 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 14 College Ave., Stewartstown. Information: (717) 993-3081.

Stillmeadow Nazarene: Concert by the National Christian Choir, 6 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 400 Stillmeadow Lane. Information: 764-4888.

SEMINARS, PROGRAMS, ETC.

Calvary Bible: DivorceCare support group for adults and children (ages 5-12), 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Oct. 2 at the church, 603 Wilson Ave., Hanover. Registration: 632-3954.

Faith Orthodox Presbyterian: Medical missionaries, Dr. Jim and Jenny Know, will talk about their work, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27 at the church, 405 N. Market St., Fawn Grove. Information: 382-4376.

First Presbyterian: Lecture about the King James Bible by Dr. Iain R. Torrance, president of Princeton Theological Seminary, 10 a.m. Sept. 30 at the church, York. Information: 843-8041.

St. James Lutheran: AARP's 55-Alive mature driving program, noon-4 p.m. Oct. 10-11 at the church, 2335 Cramer Road, Brogue. Reservations: 993-3605.

SERVICES

Calvary Bible: Orphans Day with a service, 10:30 a.m., a luncheon, 12:30 p.m., and movie, "October Baby," 6:35 p.m. Nov. 11 at the church, 603 Wilson Ave., Hanover. Luncheon reservations required: 632-3954.

Church of the Open Door: New relaxed service with refreshments, live music and a pre-recorded message, 11:11 a.m. Sundays beginning Oct. 7 at the church, 8 Carlisle Court.

Emmanuel United Church of Christ: Sunday school class led by Phil Livelsberger, principal of Dover Cyber Academy, 9 a.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 124 Broadway, Hanover. Information: 632-8281.

Manchester Assembly of God: Pot-luck dinner (main dish provided) and a service with missionaries Steve and Linda Lilly as the speakers, 6 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 4115 Board Road, Manchester. Information: 266-7029.

Mount Wolf Community: Bereavement service, 7 p.m. Oct. 25 at the church, South Sixth Street, Mount Wolf. Information: 266-3863.

Otterbein United Methodist: Prayers for healing after the 9 and 11 a.m. services Sept. 30 at the church, 50 School St., Spry. Information: 741-1429.

St. Stephen's United Church of Christ: Rally Day service with refreshments afterwards, 9 a.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 1569 W. Market St., West York. 843-0826.

VETERANS DAY

Christ United Methodist: Patriotic celebration with music and honoring of veterans, 3 p.m. Nov. 11 at the church, 200 N. Main St., Jacobus.

OUT OF TOWN

First Lutheran: Concert by Mainstreet Brass, 7 p.m. Sept. 30 at the church, 21 S. Bedford St., Carlisle, Cumberland County. Information: 249-3310.

Lutheran Theological Seminary: Religion and the Civil War symposium, Oct. 5-6 at the seminary, Gettysburg. Registration: www.seminaryridge.org.

Maryland Line United Methodist: Turkey supper, 4:30-7 p.m. Oct. 5 at the church, 21500 York Road, Maryland Line, Md. Cost: $9.50-$5. Information: (410) 343-0052.

Strive for Greatness: Women's conference with Sarah Rachel Hill as the keynote speaker, 10 a.m. Oct. 12 and 9 a.m. Oct. 13 at the Crowne Plaza, 23 S. Second St., Harrisburg. Registration: (888) 612-5070.

Unitarian Church of Harrisburg: Democracy Around the World by HACC professor Ben Christ, 9 a.m. Oct. 14 at the church, 1280 Clover Lane, Harrisburg. Information: 564-4761.