Westover UMC country breakfast canceled
Westover United Methodist Church will not be serving the country breakfast on Saturday, June 1 due to an issue outside its control. The next country breakfast is scheduled for Saturday, July 6.
Blue Ridge Presbyterian holds Bible study
Blue Ridge Presbyterian Church will have a fourweek Bible study on chapters 8- 10 of the Gospel of Matthew at a member’s home on May 30 and June 6 at 6:30 p.m. with refreshments. Call Lloyd Miller at (434) 985-2474 or the church office at (434) 985- 8820 to register or ask any questions. The church is located at 6566 Spring Hill Road in Ruckersville.
Cedar Grove Brethren revival and homecoming
A revival takes place May 29-31 at Cedar Grove Church, with homecoming on Sunday, June 2. Services will start at 7 p.m. with special music. Homecoming will start at 10:30 a.m. Lunch will follow the service and all are welcome to stay and join in the fellowship. Doug Goucenour will be the guest speaker for the Revival. Special music schedule is:
• Thursday, Joe McAlister
• Friday, Tommy Wood
• Sunday, The Ford Sisters
Cedar Grove Church is off Cedar Grove Road, located south of Ruckersville.
Youth revival at Mt. Pisgah
Mount Pisgah Baptist Church in Tanners will host a youth revival May 29-31 at 6:45 p.m. each evening. The church is located at 217 Mt. Pisgah Church Drive, Tanners. Call (540) 672-9065 for more information.
Stanardsville UMC schedules Strawberry Fest 5K
Stanardsville United Methodist Church’s Strawberry Festival 5K will be held June 1, along with the church’s annual Strawberry Festival. For information about the 5K, call (434) 985-3888 or visit stanardsvilleumc.org.
Annual Strawberry Festival in Stanardsville
Stanardsville United Methodist Church holds its 30th annual Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 1 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Breakfast is from 7-11 a.m. and lunch is 11 a.m.-3 p.m. There will be several bands and other entertainment, children’s activities, vintage cars and arts and crafts on display. Pies, cakes, crepes and jam will be for sale. Pre-order a cake or pie by contacting Beverly Lamb at (434) 409-7588 or email@example.com. Proceeds will benefit local missions and SUMC. The event will be at 25 Court St. in Stanardsville. Bring a lawn chair.
Stained glass window dedicated at Grace Church
The Tata family will dedicate a stained glass window in memory of Jeraldine Morris Tata at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 2 at Grace Episcopal Church in Stanardsville. A reception will follow at the MorrisTata Farm, 874 Madison Road, Stanardsville. Regrets only to Kendall Tata at (757) 343-9908. The church is at 97 Main St. in Stanardsville.
Sunday school at Shiloh Baptist
Shiloh Baptist Church will host their annual Sunday school program on June 2 at 3 p.m. Preached word will be from Minister Robert Anthony from Blue Run Baptist Church in Somerset. Shiloh Baptist is located at 71 Shiloh Road, Stanardsville.
Stanardsville United Methodist Church sets VBS
Stanardsville United Methodist Church holds its annual Vacation Bible School June 4-6 from 6-8 p.m. The theme is “Miraculous Mission.” Children from rising kindergartners through rising sixth-graders are invited for fun, games, Bible stories and snacks. There will also be a special class for pre-kindergarten children. Pre-registration is encouraged but not required. Call (434) 985-3888 for more information.
Celebration of Eloise Giles
A Celebration of Life Service for Eloise Giles will be held at Grace Episcopal Church at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 8. There will be a reception provided by the parishioners of Grace Church, in the parish hall immediately following. In lieu of flowers, Giles had requested donations be made to Grace Episcopal Church or the Greene County Animal Shelter. Grace is at 97 Main St., Stanardsville.
Evergreen hosts Vacation Bible School
Evergreen Church of the Brethren holds its Vacation Bible School from Sunday, June 9- Thursday, June 13 from 6:15-8:15 p.m. The theme is Roar. The church is at 645 Evergreen Church Road, Stanardsville. For more information, call (434) 985-6464.
Vacation Bible School at Ruckersville Baptist
Go “into the wild” at Ruckersville Baptist’s Vacation Bible School June 10-14 from 6-8 p.m. For more information, contact (434) 985-7365.
Spring Hill ready for Vacation Bible School
Join Spring Hill Baptist Church June 17-21 from 9 a.m.-noon as they go on a Miraculous Mission learning about God’s salvation plan from Creation to the Cross. For more information about Vacation Bible School, visit springhillbaptist. org/vbs or call (434) 973- 7473.
Shiloh Baptist Vacation Bible School
Shiloh Baptist Church vacation Bible school will be June 17-21 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. for ages 3 to adult. All are welcome. This year’s theme is Farm Fresh Faith.
Stanardsville Baptist hosts VBS
Stanardsville Baptist Church hosts its annual Vacation Bible School from Sunday, June 23- Wednesday, June 26 from 6-8 p.m. The theme is “God Builds Character” and students will learn about four characters from the Bible: Noah, Joseph, David and Jesus. Each evening will include music, lesson, crafts, snacks, a puppet show to conclude each lesson and prayer. Children from age 5 and older are welcome. Registration will begin at 5:50 p.m. Sunday, June 23. The church is at 103 Madison Road in Stanardsville. For more information, call (434) 985-8000.
Grace Episcopal prayer shawl group
Grace Episcopal Church in Stanardsville hosts a prayer shawl group, recently named “Graceful Stitches.” The group meets on Thursday from 2-4 p.m. at the church at 97 Main St., Stanardsville. Some members knit while others crochet, producing not only shawls but hats, scarves, baby blankets and lap robes. All are welcome.