Church briefs


Fish fry

Trinity Lutheran Church, located at 511 N. Commerce St., Lewisburg, is hosting an all-you-can-eat fish fry, Saturday, March 25, from 5-8 p.m. The menu includes battered and fried fish, homemade coleslaw, french fries and choice of drinks and desserts. Cost is $12. Children under 6 eat free; children 7-12 years, $6. Dine in or carry out while supplies last. For additional information, call 937-962-2741.

CPC fish fry

The Collinsville Presbyterian Church, 5091 Hamilton-Eaton Rd., Collinsville, is hosting a fish fry Friday, March 31, from 4-7 p.m. The menu is breaded pollock fish, homemade cole slaw and macaroni and cheese, baked beans, desert and drink. Cost $10 for adults; children $6; under 6 free. A raffle will also be held. For more information, call 513-543-3767.

Easter supper & bazaar

Saturday, April 8, the First Universalist Church, corner of Main Cross and Monroe Street in Eldorado, will hold its 121st Easter Supper & Bazaar. The “all you can eat” supper is $9 for adults, children 6-12 are $4, under 5 are free. This year’s menu includes ham loaf, roast chicken, chicken & noodles, dressing, assorted vegetables, salads, and desserts, with serving beginning at 4:30 p.m. The bazaar opens at 4 p.m., and features homemade Easter candy (both filled and plain), noodles, cakes, cookies, snack mixes, and more. Also, bazaar items featured this year include handmade crystal and silver creations, cup & saucer bird feeders, miniature fairy gardens, nostalgic cup & saucer décor. In addition, the church still makes dishcloths, scrubbies, jar openers, etc. There will be a raffle for three gift bags: “Anything Chocolate,” “Wine & Cheese,” or “Picnic Time.” In 1896, the first “Easter Fair” had a profit of $45, according to organizers, a large amount of money at that time. Window screens and new oil lamps with brackets for the church walls were purchased with those profits. An outdoor handicap accessible ramp was the last project of todays’ women’s group, and the public is encouraged to use it if steps are a problem. The current fundraising goal is for additional indoor accessibility.

Visitation CC Dinner

Visitation Catholic Church, B.V.M., 407 E. Main Street, Eaton, will have its monthly Community Dinner on Thursdays, March 30, April 27, May 25, June 29, July 27, Aug. 31, Sept. 28, Oct. 26, Nov. 30 and Dec. 28. There is no charge for the meal which is served from 4-5:30 p.m. in the church hall. Those who attend should use the entrance off the parking lot. Everyone is welcome. The church hall is handicap accessible. For information call 456-3380.

AWANA in Camden

Pastor Greg Jackson and the First Southern Baptist church of Camden invite kids preschool through sixth grade to join them at 6:30 on Wednesday nights as AWANA continues. “Journey ” a Youth Discipleship group also meets as well as Bible Study for adults. Scripture memory is the goal for each student. Taken from II Timothy, Awana stands for “Approved Workmen are not Ashamed.” The Youth ministry, “Journey” will be led by new Student Pastor Joel and Leslie Betts. Bible study is available for parents during this time as well.

CUMC breakfast

Camden United Methodist Church’s “All You Can Eat Breakfast,” will be held the fourth Saturday of every month, 7-11 a.m. Cost is $6.