Religion briefs

2013-04-20T00:05:00Z Religion briefs
April 20, 2013 12:05 am  • 


Spaghetti fundraiser

WHITING | St. Paul Lutheran Church will host a spaghetti fundraiser from 4 to 6 p.m. at 1801 Atchison Ave. Adults can eat for $6 and children for $3. Dinner includes: spaghetti, salad, garlic bread, beverage and dessert. Sauce available to go for $4 per quart. All tickets sold at the door. Call (219) 659-0303.

St. Joseph Las Vegas Night

HAMMOND | Holy Name Society of St. Joseph Church will host a Las Vegas Night with dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.  at 5304 Hohman Ave. The cost is $12 for adults (children are allowed for the dinner portion and the cost is $8 for kids 12 and under). The menu includes chicken, beef, mostaccioli, dessert, coffee, pop and beer. Enjoy blackjack, poker, door prizes, parish raffle (drawing at 10:30 p.m.) and gambling and refreshments to midnight. Call (219) 218-0030.

St. Florian Bunco Night

CHICAGO | St. Florian Bunco Night will benefit Fundraising for the Arts from 6 to 11 p.m. at 131st and Houston Avenue. The $25 fee includes dinner, dessert, drink and game. Cash bar will be available. Raffle baskets, door prizes and cash prizes for most buncos, first prize, second prize, third prize and boobie prize. Call (773) 405-3373.

Musical kick-off program

EAST CHICAGO | First Baptist Church of East Chicago will host a musical kick-off program in celebration of its 101st church anniversary at 6 p.m. at 4911 McCook Ave. The program will include performances by praise dancers and choirs. Call (219) 398-0758.

Country, Gospel Music Show

LOWELL | First United Methodist Church will host its monthly Country and Gospel Music Show from 6 to 9 p.m. at 520 E. Commercial Ave. Call (219) 696-0389.


Free breakfast

MUNSTER | A free breakfast will be served from 7:45 to 9 a.m. at Munster Christian Reformed Church, 214 Ridge Road. Call Cindy at (219) 836-1400 or visit


Free community dinner

HAMMOND | Hammond Christian Reformed Church will sponsor a free community dinner from 6 to 7 p.m. at 1910 167th St. Join members of the church for this free meal. Ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, salad, bread, dessert and a beverage will be served. Call (219) 844-3331.

Medicare workshop

ST. JOHN | A Medicare workshop is planned for 10:45 a.m. to noon at Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church, 9770 Keilman St. The emphasis of the workshop will be upon what is and is not covered by Medicare in the continuum of care.There will be time for questions and answers. Call (219) 365-3803.


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