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.
LIFE LINE SCREENING, all day at Oxford United Methodist Church, on the corner of Market and Addison Streets in Oxford, Pennsylvania. Safe, painless, non-invasive preventive health screenings typically not part of a routine physical. Available screenings include carotid artery/plaque; heart rhythm (atrial fibrillation); abdominal aortic aneurysm; peripheral arterial disease; and osteoporosis risk assessment. Call 1-888-653-6450 to register and received $10 off any package above $139. Non-recurring. 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. CLUTTERERS ANONYMOUS, 6 to 7 p.m. at Janes United Methodist Church, 213 N. Walnut St., Rising Sun. Clutterers Anonymous is a 12step program to help people solve their problems with clutter/hoarding. There are no dues or fees. Contact Martha H. 443-350-1483. COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS, 6 p.m. at North East United Methodist Church. For those who have lost a child of any age, of any cause. Contact Linda Haass, 443-207-2779. Nonrecurring. YOGA, 7 p.m. weekly classes at Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main St., Elkton. Intro class is free. Then pay $10 per class or buy five classes for $45. Classes are designed for new and experienced yogis. Contact class instructor Sarah Mester at smester@comcast. net. IMPROVE MENTAL HEALTH, 7 p.m. at 229 E. Main St., Elkton. Panic, fear, anxiety, depression. Attend a free weekly meeting with Recovery International.
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 contact elkton- firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. OUTDOOR YOGA, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Rodgers Tavern. Every Friday through Sept. 3. $5 per class. All levels welcome. Call town hall to reserve your spot. 410-642-6066. Drop-ins also welcome. SMART RECOVERY, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Janes UMC in Rising Sun. This meeting is for those recovering from the disease of addiction. This is an open support group that meets every Saturday. BLOCK PARTY, 11 a.m. at Elkton Church of God. Family-friendly event to welcome those who need Jesus and are searching for a church. Will feature food trucks, bounce house and fun for all. Non-recurring. FALL FEST, 12 to 2 p.m. at Shelemiah United Methodist Church, 356 Old Bayview Rd., North East. Food, crafts, games and trunk or treat. For more info call Lydia, 410-398-9419. Nonrecurring. BENEFIT CONCERT, 6 p.m. at Rising Sun Church of the Nazarene, 2626 Jacob Tome Hwy, Colora. Featuring GRACEMAN with special guest Nazarene Bluegrass, and a performance by Dave Poutre. For Nicanor and the AGAPE program. GOSPEL SINGING, 6 to 8 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church on Singerly Road in Elkton.
HARVEST FOOD FESTIVAL, beginning on this date at Elkton United Methodist Church. Bags will be distributed to church members to fill with canned goods and non-perishable foods to be collected at church on Sunday, Oct. 16. There will be a truck in the parking lot so that folks can bring donations. Non-recurring after the 16th. 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. HOMECOMING SERVICE, 11 a.m. at Bethel UMC, 208 Bethel Church Road Covered dish luncheon following the service by Rev. Ken Valentine, guest speaker. Nonrecurring. ORGAN CONCERT, 3 p.m. at Oxford United Methodist Church, 18 Addison St., Oxford, Pennsylvania. Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the installation of our pipe organ. Dr. Gordon Turk playing. Call 610-932-9698 or email email@example.com. Non-recurring.
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. 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 410-2752945. 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. 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.