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Bethel Presbyterian Church, 2907 N. 81st St., will have a worship service at 10:45 a.m. Oct. 6 presented by Allen Thorne and Prairie Praise Band.
Edwardsville United Methodist Church, 302 N. 4th St., Edwardsville, will serve a Second Saturday Supper from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 12. On the menu are spaghetti and meat balls, salads, and desserts. The requested donation is $9 for adults and $3 for children.
Grandview Christian Church, 8550 Parallel Parkway, is collecting canned goods for Help 3:17, a local food pantry.
Heartland Habitat for Humanity plans its 2013 Faith in Community Prayer Breakfast from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18, at the Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty Ave., Overland Park, Kan. The guest speaker is former Chiefs player Will Shields. Tickets are $20 per person for a full breakfast. For reservations, contact Evelyn Hill at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 913-342-3047.
Keeler Women’s Center will offer “Holy Woman, Megan Rice, Modern Day Peace Activist,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10. Ann Suellentrop is the presenter, at 2220 Central Ave., KCK. Call 913-906-8990 to register.
The Ladies Council of the Maywood Community Church, 11201 Parallel Parkway, will have its annual Fall Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 12. There will be a Country Store with home-made jellies, jams and baked goods, antiques, wood-crafts, furniture, jewelry, tools and miscellaneous items. Lunch will be served from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The public is invited. All proceeds go to missions.
St. Martin Lutheran Church, 13849 Hollingsworth Road, plans its annual German Fest from 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5. The festival features German food, live music from the Grisnik Orchestra, German dancing from the Blautaler Shuhplattler Dancers, silent auction, beer garden and children’s activities. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children.
St. Mary – St. Anthony Church, 615 N. 7th St., will hold a fall afternoon of bingo starting at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, in the Bishop Forst Hall. Admission is $5 and includes a bingo card, free desserts, popcorn and coffee. For more information, contact Carol Shomin at 913-897-4833 or the rectory office at 371-1408. Tickets may be purchased at the door the day of the event.
The Horizon Ladies Group at Stony Point Christian Church, 149 S. 78th, is collecting blankets, gloves, shampoo, flashlights, deodorant, personal sanitary wipes and socks for homeless men and women. Stony Point plans a Trunk or Treat on Oct. 27.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., will hold services of healing and remembrance Sunday, Oct. 6, in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals and environment. Services will be at 10 a.m. in English and at 1:30 p.m. in Spanish. Live and stuffed animals will be blessed. There also will be a blessing of animals between the services on the front lawn of the church. For more information, telephone 913-321-3535.
Trinity Community Church, 5010 Parallel Parkway, is beginning a program. Sunday School for children and youth will now be part of the worship hour at 10:30 a.m. Adult Sunday School will continue at 9 a.m. All are welcome.
After a successful Salad Supper held by the Christian Women’s Fellowship, the White Church Christian Church elders had another Bravo appearance and skit. The church, one block north of Parallel Parkway at 2200 N. 85th St., is continuing this year's celebration of being the oldest Christian church in this area with a new Bible Study group that meets at 6 p.m. every Wednesday. The church is looking forward to CWF's bazaar on Oct. 4 and 5. The public is invited.
Wyandotte United Methodist Church, 7901 Oakland Ave., will hold a blood drive with the Community Blood Center from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the church fellowship hall. For an appointment, visit www.esavealifenow.org, and sponsor code, wyandotteumch. The United Methodist Women will hold a taco salad dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Wyandotte church. There will be a free will donation.
Crafts, baked goods, and food will be available and there will be a rummage sale at the Fall Craft Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 5 at Zion United Church of Christ, 2711 N. 72nd. The event is open to the public.