July 1 Jacob’s Well Christian Coffeehouse is Friday, July 1, featuring the Nelson Garcia Trio from New Haven. The Trio will play gospel Latin, pop and funk music. As always, admission and refreshments are free. The coffeehouse will be held at Bev’s Corner Drop-in Center, 3 Elm Street in the historic Rockville section of Vernon. The music starts at 7:00 P.M. Dress is casual and the facility is handicapped-accessible. For more information, visit www.jacobswellcoffeehouse.com
July 1-2 – Come see MercyMe, Tenth Avenue North, Newsboys, and more in concert at the River Rock Festival at the Sunday River Ski Resort, 97 Summit Rd. Bethel, ME. Tickets for 2 day passes are $74 for adults and $57 for children. Day passes are $54. You can also buy adventure passes that gives you access to the resort’s zip line, rock wall, and scenic lift ride. There will also be a 5K run to support the Whole Heart Foundation led by Matt Hammitt. Lodging is available here. For tickets or more information, click here or call (888) 982-8580.
July 30 Phillips CME Church invites you to enjoy their first Christmas in July Bazaar on July 30. Products for sale will includes handmade crafts, jewelry, cosmetics, fragrances,clothes and food. The church is located at 2500 Main Street in Hartford.
August 1-5 You’re invited to a FREE Family Vacation Bible School at Calvary Church in West Hartford, where children AND parents attend together, running August 1-5, from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Nursery will be provided for children under 3. Children ages 3-12 participate in crafts, Bible stories and skits, while parents attend a video and discussion time. There will be an optional dinner provided at 5:15 P.M. for $3 per person or $15 maximum per family. Come to Vacation Bible School and learn what it means to be a hero! Registration is required. For more information and to register, call (860) 236-1245 or visit www.calvarychurch-wh.org