Trinity Episcopal needs volunteers for food bank
is in need of volunteers July 5-8 at the Marlboro Food Bank, 14515 Church St., Upper Marlboro. Help is needed to unload the food bank truck 9 a.m.-noon July 5, call for details; sorting of food 7 p.m. July 6; bagging of food 8 a.m. July 7; and distribution of food 7-9 a.m. July 8. For information, call the parish office at 301-627-2636.
Open Gate Church to host yard sale
will hold a yard sale 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, July 8 at 4028 Old Washington Road, Waldorf. Vendors welcome to purchase a table for $20 or two tables for $35. For more information, contact email@example.com. Accepted items are furniture, classroom items, pictures, clothes, floral decorations, and more.
Cornerstone African Methodist Episcopal to hold yard sale
House with water slide, face painting, free giveaways, live music and more. Free barbecue lunch will be available. Information will be provided about how to quit smoking, vaping and other tobacco usage. For more information, call Ashli or Linda at the church office, 301-375-8655.
St. Mary’s Church to host pilgrimage
will host Our Lady of Fatima Pilgrimage July 13 at the church, 11555 St. Mary’s Church Road, Charlotte Hall. Event will begin with the rosary at 6:30 p.m. followed by Mass at 7 p.m. There will be a light reception after Mass. For information, call 301-934-8825.
First Baptist Church to hold vacation bible school
will hold Sonquest Rainforest Vacation Bible School 9:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. July 17-21 at the church, 9070 Hawthorne Road. Children 4 years of age through completed fifth grade are invited to attend. Lunch will be served. Evening vacation bible school available for older children. To register or for more information, go to www.fbclaplata.org/ vbs or 301-934-9040.
Metropolitan United Methodist to hold crab feast
will hold a crab feast fundraiser 5-9 p.m. July 22 at the church, 3385 Metropolitan Church Road, Indian Head. Crabs, hot dogs, half smokes, hamburgers, corn on the cob, cole slaw, potato salad, baked beans, water and soda. Cost $65 in advance, $75 at the door; $25 children ages 7-12. For tickets or information, call Joy Hinton, 301-643-3941, or the church office, 301375-9088.
Christian Unity Baptist to hold homecoming service
will hold Homecoming Service 3 p.m. July 23 at the church, 11822 Park Waldorf Lane, Waldorf. Guest speaker will be Bishop Joel Peebles, City of Praise Family Ministries, Landover. For information, call 301-638-3866.
Mount Sinai AME Church to host Vacation Bible School
will be at Mount Sinai AME Church, 3475 Leonardtown Road, Suite 101, Waldorf, from 6-8 p.m. July 24-28. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. All are invited to attend. To register, call the church at 301-645-9299.
Alexandria Chapel to hold Ushers Day Celebration
will hold Ushers Day Celebration 3 p.m. July 30 at the church, 5605 Chicamuxen Road, Indian Head. Theme will be “Doorkeepers of Faith.” Guest speaker will be Rev. Gina Higgs of New Hope Church of God, Waldorf. Public invited. For more information, call Patricia Page at 240-888-7461 or Rhonda Taylor at 301-743-3907.
Accokeek church offers transportation to residents
located at 15821 Livingston Road, will offer free transportation, to those within a 20-mile radius of the church, to and from Sunday School that begins at 9 a.m. or Sunday morning services, 10-11:45 a.m. If interested, call 301-2832116, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact Rose Armstrong at 301-8858124. For more information, go to www. accokeekchog.org.
St. Catherine of Alexandria announces weekday morning Mass
Port Tobacco, will offer weekday morning Mass 6:30 a.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at the church, 7865 Port Tobacco Road. There will be Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament beginning 7 a.m. with Benediction at 8 a.m. for those who would like some quiet prayer time. All are welcome. For more information, go to www.stcatherinesmcconchie.org or call 301-934-9630.
Holy Temple Cross Ministries to give away free cooked food
will have a free cooked food give-a-way 1 p.m. Wednesdays throughout the year at 11818 Park Waldorf Lane, Suite 516, Waldorf. Food is donated by area restaurants. For more information, call 301-632-9707.
Metropolitan United Methodist hosts soup kitchen Wednesdays
will host Ladles of Love Soup Kitchen 5-7 p.m. Wednesdays at the church, 3385 Metropolitan Church Road, Indian Head. All are encouraged to “eat one; feed one” by taking a meal to someone in your community who may be homeless, disabled, senior citizen, shut-in or without transportation. Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities available. For more information, call Arline Arnold, 202-494-7556.