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First Christian Church, 1000 Argentine Blvd., will have a fall bazaar from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9. Crafts, cards and cookbooks, new and nearly new items will be for sale. The Ladies group will serve lunch and dinner: Ham and beans with cornbread, pie and drink; or vegetable soup, cornbread, pie and drink for a donation of $6. A country kitchen of baked goods also is on sale.
Grandview Christian Church, 8550 Parallel Parkway, is collecting canned goods for Help 3:17, a local food pantry.
A variety of crafts will be available on Saturday, Nov. 2, at the annual Crafts Fair at Father Quinlan Hall, Holy Angels Parish, 154th and Leavenworth Road, Basehor, Kan. The event is open to the public and will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event is sponsored by the Catholic Women’s Organization of the parish and is planned to coincide with the annual Crafts Fair at Basehor High School.
“Scripture Study, Bible Sharing and Reflection, Lectio and Journaling,” a regular weekly series facilitated by pastoral minister, Heather Neds, is offered from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays at Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kan. This weekly Bible study group is based on the upcoming scripture readings from the Catholic lectionary. There will be time for reflection, sharing and journaling. Call 913-906-8990 to register.
Living Water United Methodist Church, 3001 N. 115th St., plans a Trunk or Treat from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 30. The free family event will include trick-or-treating in a safe environment, games, hot dogs, hay rack rides and prizes. In case of rain, all activities will move inside.
The Wyandotte County mayors, in cooperation with the Christian Businessmen’s Committee, are holding the 39th annual Mayors' Prayer Breakfast at 7 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8. Seating begins at 6:45 a.m. The breakfast buffet and program will be held at the Reardon Civic Center at 500 Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, Kan. Tickets are $20 per person. All ticket reservations must be paid in advance. To purchase tickets, reserve a table of eight, or to inquire about a company sponsorship, call 913-371-3070 and ask for Cecelia. Sam West, owner and operator of Chick-fil-A, Plaza at the Speedway, will be this year’s speaker at the annual Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast.
Open Door Baptist Church, Sonshiners group, 3033 N. 107th Terrace, will hold a banquet to honor members of the military who have served the United States. The event is scheduled at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25. The cost of the dinner is $12.50 per person. For more information, call 913-334-7777.
Stony Point Christian Church, 149 S. 78th St., will hold a Trunk or Treat from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27. Those attending may decorate their vehicle trunks and pass out candy.
Members of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., will attend the 154th annual convention of the Diocese of Kansas from Thursday, Oct. 24, through Saturday, Oct. 26, at the Capitol Plaza Hotel and Maner Conference Center and Grace Cathedral, Topeka.
A pancake breakfast is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, in St. Peter’s Parish Center, 425 N. 15th St., Kansas City, Kan., to benefit the Sisters, Servants of Mary. The Sisters, Servants are a religious community that provides in-home nursing care for persons who are dying or terminally ill. They provide these services free of charge. Tickets to the breakfast are available at $6 for adults and $4 for children under 10 years old. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance by calling, 913-371-3423. At the breakfast, Mary Health of the Sick Guild members will hold a bake sale.
A “Trunk or Treat” is planned on Sunday, Oct. 27, at Trinity Community Church, 5010 Parallel Parkway. The activity is sponsored by the Christian Education Committee for children 2 years old through 5th grade. Wear your costume to church. Bring your treat bag. After worship, all children may gather in the church’s Rainbow Room to parade out to the parking lot as a group. Adults who wish to hand out treats should park on the west end of the parking lot. They may decorate trunks and bring treats.
White Church Christian Church, one block north of Parallel Parkway at 2200 N. 85th St., has a new Bible Study group that meets at 6 p.m. every Wednesday. A small meal is served to all who come. Sunday services begin at 10 a.m.
Wyandotte United Methodist Church, 7901 Oakland Ave., will hold a Trunk or Treat event from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27. The safe event will include activities for toddlers through elementary age students. The church is seeking donations of hot dogs, buns, two-liter bottles of pop and candy.