August 27 On Saturday, August 27, the Creation Coalition of Connecticut is partnering with Stamford Baptist Church to host a free all-day creation science conference. Drs. Josh and Devon Spencer will give a series of presentations that show how science and a Biblical view of creation are completely and seamlessly compatible. The conference will run from from 8:45 A.M to 4:30 P.M. Advance registration is recommended. For more information, visit www.creationct.com
September 1 Franklin Graham and the Decision America Tour are holding prayer rallies across the nation. They’re asking Christians in Connecticut to live out their faith at home, in public, and at the ballot box. The rally will be at the Capitol in Hartford on Thursday, September 1, at noon. Franklin Graham will be sharing the Gospel and asking you to take a stand. For details on how to get involved go to www.DecisionAmericaTour.com
September 1 New Life Christian Preschool in Tolland has openings for children ages three and four. There will be an open house and orientation on Thursday, September 1, from 10:00 A.M to 12:00 Noon at First Baptist Church, 75 Cider Mill Road in Tolland. For more information, call (860) 951-9481 or visit www.nlcptolland.org
September 9 Enjoy a night of music & poetry to benefit Love146 on September 9 from 7:00 to 10:00 P.M. at Sarah’s Coffee House on Asylum Street in Hartford. Featured poets include Tarishi M.I.D.N.I.G.H.T. Shuler and Elizabeth Thomas of Upwards Poetry. For over 12 years Love146 has been working to end child trafficking and exploitation internationally and locally. Tickets are $20.00 which includes a slice of pizza and a drink. Purchase tickets at www.love146.org
September 22 The Manchester Community Services Council, together with Manchester Public Schools, Manchester Community College, Town of Manchester and many local nonprofits in an around Manchester, are putting on a Volunteer Opportunities Fair on Thursday, September 22, from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. at the Manchester Senior Citizens Center located at 549 East Middle Turnpike. They are seeking organizations who would like to participate, have a table set up and provide information to students and adults who are looking for local volunteer opportunities. The event is free and open to the public and there is no charge to the organization to participate.
September 26 The Sky Family will be performing their high energy Celtic pop-rock music, dance and Gospel production, “Celtic Revival,” at United Methodist Church of Enfield on Monday, September 26, at 7:00 P.M. Delighting audiences from coast to coast across the U.S. and Canada, the Sky Family is Eastern Canada’s premier Irish Dance production. Fast-paced music and high-energy dance combined with humor and inspiration makes a toe-tapping time for the whole family! The church is located at 41 Brainard Road in Enfield. A free will offering will be taken. For more information, call (860) 741-5036.