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Bible Tabernacle Christian Center: Celebrating 36th pastoral anniversary of Dr. Carl H. Scott, 5 p.m. July 21 at the center, 361 S. Pine St. Information: 846-4141.
Grace Baptist: Family fun fair with free food and games, crafts, music, demonstrations and VBS information, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. July 20 at the church, 780 Woodland Ave,, Lewisberry. Information: 938-6902.
Mount Wolf Community: Free family movie, "As I Stand," with free popcorn and drinks, 7 p.m. Aug. 10 at the church, 94 S. Sixth St. Information: 266-8453.
Stewartstown United Methodist: "Shrek, the Musical," July 31-Aug. 10 at the church, 26 S. Main St. Dinner, dessert and show-only options: (443) 682-4949.
New Creation Community: Registration for Upwards Flag Football and Cheerleading, kindergarten-Grade 6, 6-8 p.m. July 19 and 26 and Aug. 2, and 9 a.m.-noon July 20 to 27 and Aug. 3 at the church, 3005 Emig Mill Road, Dover. Practice begins Aug. 7. Information: 764-0252.
St. James Lutheran: Free clothing, 8:30-10 a.m. Aug. 3 at the church, 2335 Cramer Road, Brogue. Open the first Saturday monthly; donations accepted daily. Information: 927-9497.
Grace United Methodist: Annual benefit tea and hat boutique, noon-2:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at the church, 473 Plank Road, Shrewsbury. Cost: $22-$17. Register by Aug 18: 235-4029.
Locust Grove United Church of Christ: Rain-or-shine chicken barbecue and bake sale, 11 a.m. Aug. 3 at the church, 1035 Locust Grove Road. Cost: $8. Information: 755-1318.
Maryland Line United Methodist: Flea markets with food available, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. July 20 and Aug. 17 at the church, 21500 York Road, Maryland Line, Md. Food donations accepted for the Northern Baltimore County Food Bank. Vendor space is $10: (410) 343-0052. Also, thrift shop, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. July 20 at the church.
Hanover Seventh-day Adventist: Ivan Parker, with refreshments afterwards, 6 p.m. Sept. 15 at the church, 865 Gitts Run Road, Hanover. Tickets are $15: 766-3015.
St. Paul Lutheran: Missionary Andy Stump and others, 6-7:30 p.m. July 21 at the church, 250 Trinity Road, West Manchester Township. Information: 792-1650.
Zion United Church of Christ: Organist/pianist Gabriel Benton, 10 a.m. July 21 at the church, 100 Lafayette St. Information: 854-1184.
Zion United Methodist: York County Gospel Choir, 10:15 a.m. Aug. 4 at the church, 1155 Felton Road, Red Lion.
Zion United Methodist: New pastor, the Rev. David Kominsky, will preach, 10:15 a.m. July 21 at the church, 1155 Felton Road, Red Lion. Information: 244-2585.
Chapel United Methodist: Picnic with live entertainment, crafts and more, 2 p.m. July 27 at the church, 3050 Cape Horn Road, Red Lion. Information: 244-6934.
Cross Roads United Methodist: Picnic with food served, 3 p.m., and music, 2-7:30 p.m. Aug. 17 at Hershaull Park, 7677 Church Road, Cross Roads. Bring lawn chairs. Information: 993-6961.
Lutheran Men's Club: Family picnic, 5 p.m. July 23 at Cousler Park, Manchester Township, Pavilion D, off Church Road. Features games and a sing-along.
St. Luke's Lutheran: Rain-or-shine picnic with food, music, crafts and more, noon-8:30 p.m. Aug. 1 at the church, Route 425, New Bridgeville. Information, call 927-6623.
Little Friendships Preschool: Openings for potty-trained 2- to 4-year-olds to begin in the fall at the school, 3380 Fox Run Road, Dover. Information: 779-0400.
SEMINARS, PROGRAMS, ETC.
Church of the Open Door: GriefShare seminar/support group, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Aug. 22-Nov. 14, at the church, 8 Carlisle Court, Room 302. Registration: 495-9910.
Grace Baptist: Simulcast of a program by Beth Moore, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at the church, 780 Woodland Ave., Lewisberry. Cost: $35. Tickets: 938-6902.
Hanover Seventh-Day Adventist: Mad About Marriage seminar with Mike and Gayle Tucker, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 18 and 2-5:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the church, 865 Gitts Run Road, Hanover. Free. Online registration required: www.madaboutmarriage.com.
Messiah United Methodist: Sunday school with David Keech as the guest speaker, 9:30 a.m. July 21 at the church, 1300 N. Beaver St., North York.
Zwingli United Church of Christ: Summer class with the Rev. Margaret Wise as the speaker, 10:15 a.m. July 28 at the church, 403 W. King St., East Berlin. Information: 259-0623.
Wheatfield Church of the Living God: Service with seven speakers, 7 p.m. July 21 at the church, 341 Wheatfield St.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL/CAMPS
Bethlehem-Steltz Reformed/St. Paul's Independent: The Rizers, 31/2-year-olds to fifth-graders, 6-8:30 p.m. July 22-26 at St. Paul's, 5010 St. Paul's Road, Millers, Md. Registration required: (410) 357-4629.
Calvary Baptist: DinoDetectives, 3-year-olds to eighth-graders, 9:30-11:45 a.m. July 22-26 at the church, 2740 Roosevelt Ave. Information: 764-1440.
Calvary Bible: Colossal Coaster World for kids, 6:30-8:30 p.m., and Ordinary People God Used in Extraordinary Ways, by Dave Bogue, for teens and adults, 7-8:30 p.m. July 28-Aug. 1 at the church, 603 Wilson Ave, Hanover. Registration is 6 p.m. each day. Information: 632-3954.
Christ's American Baptist: Kingdom Rock, 4-year-olds to sixth graders, 6:15-9 p.m. July 22-26 at the church, 730 Menges Mills Road, Spring Grove. Registration: 225-1876.
Cross Roads Ministerium: Colossal Coaster Ride, 3-year-olds to sixth-graders, 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 28-Aug. 1 and closing program, Aug. 2 at Hershaull Park, 7677 Church Road, Cross Roads. Classes available for adults. Registration: 741-4366.
Eastminster Presbyterian: VBS for 4-year-olds to fifth-graders, 6-8:30 p.m. July 21-25 at the church, 311 Haines Road, Springettsbury Township. Registration: 755-6222.
First St John's Lutheran: Go Tell It on the Mountain, preschoolers to sixth-graders, 6-8:15 p.m. July 28-Aug. 1 at the church, 140 W. King St. Registration: 843-8597.
Friendship Community: Parable Quest, 4-year-olds to sixth-graders, 6-8:30 p.m. Aug. 16, 1-3:30 p.m. Aug. 17 and 12:30-3:30 p.m. Aug. 18 at the church, Dover. Registration: 779-0400.
Good Shepherd Lutheran: Kingdom Rock, 3-year-olds to fifth-graders, 9 a.m.-noon July 22-26 at the church, 2121 Roosevelt Ave. Registration: 764-4746.
Grace Baptist: Kingdom Chronicles, 9:30 a.m.-noon and 6:15-8:45 p.m. (choose one session) Aug. 5-9 at the church, 780 Woodland Ave,, Lewisberry. Registration: 938-6902.
Lighthouse Baptist: Dare to be a Daniel, 2-year-olds to seventh-graders, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 5-9 at the church, 5005 Carlisle Road, Dover. Registration: 292-5000.
Messiah UMC/St. Peter's Lutheran: Kingdom Rock, 3-year-olds to sixth-graders, 6-8:30 p.m. July 28-Aug. 1 at Messiah, 1300 N. Beaver St., North York. Family dinner served at 5 p.m. Information: 843-4574.
Mount Wolf Community: Free VBS block party, 5-9 p.m. July 19, and Investigation Destination, K-sixth-graders, 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 28-Aug. 1 at the church, 94 S. Sixth St. Information: 266-8453.
Mount Zion Evangelical Lutheran: Gotta Move, preschoolers to fifth-graders, 9:30-11:30 a.m. July 29-Aug. 1 at the church, 2164 Mount Zion Road, Springettsbury Township. Register by July 21: 757-7626.
Paradise Lutheran: Kingdom Rock, 3-year-olds to sixth-graders, 6-8:30 p.m. July 21, and family dinner, 5:30 p.m., and VBS, 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 22-25 at the church, 3241 Church Road, Paradise Township. Register by July 14: 259-9547.
Pleasant View BIC: Kingdom Rock, 3-year-olds to fifth-graders, 6:30-8:45 p.m. July 22-26 at the church, 434 E. Lancaster St., Red Lion. Information: 244-4448.
St. Paul's United Church of Christ: Kingdom Rock, 3-year-olds to sixth-graders, 6:30-8:30 p.m. July 28-Aug. 1 at the church, 2173 Stoverstown Road, North Codorus Township. Co-hosted by St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Registration: 225-6357.
York Seventh-day Adventist: Cool Camp, ages 7-13, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. July 29-Aug. 2 at the church, 2220 Roosevelt Ave. Registration: 764-5603.
Zwingli United Church of Christ: Kingdom Rock, children ages 3 and older, 6-8:30 p.m. July 22-26 at the church, 403 W. King St., East Berlin. Free supper, 5:30 p.m. July 22-25. Pre-registration requested: 259-0623.