Religion and Spirituality Events
Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly, cost less than $25 per person and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within a 20-minute drive. Please submit the event title, time, address to accent@ cecilwhig.com. Once approved by an editor, the event will be listed until its completion date. It will run in the print edition as space allows. You can also submit to a separate online calendar at cecildaily.com.
FAITH AND FITNESS, 6 to 7 p.m. at Faith Southern Baptist Church 2494 Singerly Road, Elkton. Free fitness class for women on Monday and Wednesday nights. Go at your own pace. All fitness levels are welcome. Bring an exercise mat, water, 3 to 5 pound hand weights and a friend.
YOGA, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Ongoing $15 drop-in. Multi-level for everyone. Call instructor Laura Hannan at 1-540-421-0296. COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS, 6 p.m. at North East United Methodist Church, Main Street, North East. A grief support group for anyone who has lost a child of any age or any manner. Contact Linda Haass 443-207-2779 or Barbara Istvan 443-553-4443. PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE, 6:30 to 8 p.m. at North East United Methodist Preschool. Nonprofit preschool open house. 410-287-2220
FREE LUNCH, 12 to 1 p.m. every Friday at Elkton Presbyterian Church, 209 E. Main St. provided by Elkton Community Kitchen. All are welcome. For more information email@example.com. SOUL SURFER BENEFIT, 7 to 10 p.m. at MARKINC Ministries, 2880 Summit Bridge Road, Bear, Del. $20 per benefit ticket. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Silent auction and talk with “Soul Surfer” and inspirational speaker Bethany Hamilton.
PRAYER BREAKFAST, 8 a.m. at Trinity African Union Methodist Protestant Church, 174 Trinity Church Road, North East. Evang. Lisa Williams-Jackson of The Star of Bethlehem UAME Church, West Grove, Pa., will be speaking. Donation: $10. MISSIONS BREAKFAST, 8 to 11 a.m. at Nay Church, 2248 Pulaski Highway, North East. All you can eat. Suggested donation $5. Money goes toward sending Bay Church missionaries to Uganda and South Africa. YOGA, 9 a.m. every Saturday at Gracie’s, 213 North St., Elkton. $5 per class. Community Yoga Class. For more info call 443-257-0743. BAKE AND YARD SALE, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Paul’s UMC, 1687 Crystal Beach Road, Earleville. Check your closets, attics and basements for items to donate to this worthy event. Contact Jane Small at 410-275-8578 for more information. EVERYBODY’S BIRTHDAY, 2 p.m. at Union Bethel AMEC, 161 Church St., Cecilton. Cover charge $10 CHRISTIAN MUSIC NIGHT, 7 p.m. in the Shelemiah UMC Sanctuary, 357 Old Bayview Road, North East. An evening of contemporary Christian music, Christian rock, gospel favorites and more. Love offering to benefit the Phyllis Reynolds Memorial Music Fund.
BALDWIN UMC, 9:15 a.m. service and Sunday school at Singerly Fire Hall in Elkton. Each Sunday until further notice. LOVE YOUR LIFE WORKSHOP, 10:30 a.m. at Gracie’s 213 North St., Elkton. Free. Every Sunday. An alternative to traditional Sunday morning churches, an open honest discussion of life and faith. Come to listen or participate and share your story. facebook.com/theloveyourlifeworkshop or 443-257-0743 ANNUAL STATE RALLY, 3 p.m. service at Trinity African Union Methodist Protestant Church, 174 Trinity Church Road, North East. The Burke Family Gospel Singers from Millington will be in concert. States will be represented. AN ACT OF LOVE, 6 p.m. at Newark United Methodist Church, 69 E. Main St., Newark, Del. Documentary screening and discussion. This event is free of charge, but donations will be gratefully accepted.
FAITH AND FITNESS, 6 to 7 p.m. at Faith Southern Baptist Church 2494 Singerly Road, Elkton. Free fitness class for women on Monday and Wednesday nights. Go at your own pace. All fitness levels are welcome. Bring an exercise mat, water, 3 to 5 pound hand weights and a friend. ZUMBA, 6 to 7 p.m. at Glorious Presence United Redeemed Youth Hall, 1552 Singerly Road. $5 per person. UPPER CHESAPEAKE CHORUS, 7 to 10 p.m. every Monday at St. Paul’s Lutheran, 201 Mt. Royal Ave., Aberdeen. Women making friends and learning more about singing with an award-winning Sweet Adeline’s chorus. 410638-0777. DEBTORS ANONYMOUS, 6 to 7 p.m. at Janes United Methodist Church, 213 N. Walnut St., Rising Sun. Debtors Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who help each other solve their problems with debt. DA is a 12-step program. There are no dues or fees. Contact Martha H. 443-350-1483 NARANON MEETING, 7 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church, North East. “Hope and Peace” every Monday. Contact Lorri: 443-250-0909 WOMEN’S NA MEETING, 7 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church, North East.
YOGA 4 SENIORS, 9 to 10 a.m. at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Pre-registration is required. Call instructor Laura Hannan at 1-540-421-0296. $12 per class if all six are pre-paid or $15 drop-in. SENIOR MEETING, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Tuesday at St. Stephens Church in Earleville. Anyone 50 or older is invited to attend. No registration or member fee. Lunch is served for $4. Come for the fellowship, speaker, see what events we are planning. Questions call 443-207-2011. Look forward to seeing you there. MEN’S YOGA CLASS, 11 a.m. at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Pre-registration is required. Call instructor Laura Hannan at 1-540-421-0296. $12 per class if all six are pre-paid or $15 drop-in. COMMUNITY ARTS AND CRAFTS, 1 p.m. free instruction at St. Stephen’s Church, 10 Glebe Road, Earleville. Ongoing drawing and painting classes for beginner or serious artists. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.communityartandcrafts.com. Call Jerry at 410-2752954. TOPS, 5:30 p.m. at Rosebank UMC, Rising Sun. Nonprofit weight-loss support group, meets weekly. $6 monthly fee. First meeting free. email@example.com. SUNRISE, 7 to 9 p.m. at Shelemiah United Methodist Church House, 357 Old Bay View Road, North East. Free peer-to-peer suicide grief support group meeting the second Tuesday of every month. Contact facilitators: Becky Murray at 443-309-4579 NARANON, 7 p.m. every Tuesday at Church of God, 1121 Singerly Road, Elkton. A NarAnon adult support meeting for those with addicts in the family. MEDITATION, 7 p.m. every Tuesday with Three Roots Wellness at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Learn basics of meditation practices and how to make it useful in your everyday life. Donation based. Registration is required email to firstname.lastname@example.org.