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January 30th – The contemporary Christian group Sanctifire performs this Friday night at the Mill Church Cafe on Mill Street in Millbury. The event is free and starts at 7pm. For more information visit www.millchurch.org
January 31st – Lighthouse Events and Music Connection proudly present Unspoken and Jonny Diaz in concert at New Hope Christian Church in Swansea, MA on Saturday, January 31st, 2015. Doors open at 6:00 pm. Concert starts at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $20 through the Lighthouse website, http://events.chosentickets.com/wafform.aspx?_act-eventtickets&_pky=255411
January 31st - Game Night & Dinner at Guiseppe’s Grille in Northboro, MA at 6:00 pm, sponsored by Singles in Faith ministry, Faith Baptist Church in Auburn, MA. Dinner is at 6:00 pm, we start the games at around 8:00pm and wrap up around 10:00 pm. Bring cash for your meal. Please call or email Sue LaPlume at 774-289-5655 email: email@example.com or Suzanne Kerbs at 508-864-4257 email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
January 31st – Faith United Methodist Church presents a Country Music Concert by “Old Country Road” in a coffeehouse atmosphere on Saturday, January 31st. All proceeds benefit our Rural Mission trip in March to South Carolina where a team helps locals rebuild. Refreshments — home-baked — available!!! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. $10 adults, $25 for families. For more information visit http://chicopeeumc.org or call 413-533-6093.
January 31st – Shiloh performs Christian bluegrass at Cafe Con Dios at Faith Baptist Church in Auburn this Saturday night at 7:30. The event is free. More information may be available on Facebook.
January 31st – The Wilderness Club is scheduled to meet this Thursday afternoon at Broad Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary on Massasoit Road in Worcester from 1-3. At Wachusett Sanctuary in Princeton a Moonlight Snowshoeing event takes place this Saturday evening from 6:30-8:30 pm. Complete information and registration for either event is available on line at www.massaudubon.org or by calling 978-464-2712.
February 5th – Holden Christian Academy will host an Open House on Thursday, February 5th at 7:00 pm for Preschool through Grade 8. Come tour the school, learn about our unique programs, and meet our staff. Visit us online at www.holdenchristianacademy.org. RSVP to 508-829-4418. Please check our website on the day of the event for any weather-related changes to our Open House.
February 6th – A Hymn Sing with Organ Preludes will take place Friday, February 6th at 7:00 pm at St. Peter’s Church, 931 Main Street, Worcester. Sponsored by the Worcester Chapter of The American Guild of Organists, this ecumenical event will feature chapter organists leading the hymns. There will be a free will offering to benefit the scholarship fund. The snow date is 2/13/15. Please call Kurt Blomstrom at 508-832-6405 for more information.
February 7th – Winter Picnic and Sledding at George Washington Park in Groton, CT, at 6:00 pm, sponsored by Southeastern CT Christian Singles. Come and stay warm by the fire under a covered pavilion. Enjoy food, good times with friends, and night sledding on the hill. Families and children are invited as well. Guitars, other instruments, and singing voices requested! The hill is illuminated until 9:30 pm and there are heated bathrooms. Hot dogs, S’mores, homemade hot cocoa, cold salads, cups, plates & plastic utensils will be provided. Please bring something to share if you can. We can plug in crock pots/warmers. A $5.00 donation is welcomed. Please bring a chair to sit on and a sled. Bring an extra sled if you have one. Please RSVP by phone, email, or Facebook to Suzanne Purdon (860)912-5505 or email email@example.com.
February 21st – New Hope Christian Church/The Music Connection Coffeehouse presents Sanctifire on Saturday, February 21st. Doors open at 6:00 pm and music starts at 7:00 pm. Non-perishable food donations are accepted for the New Hope Food Pantry. For more information visit http://www.themusicconnection.me/ or call 508-324-4500.
March 13th & 14th – “Out of Hiding” Women’s Conference at Evangel Assembly in Wilbraham, MA. The conference will be held at Evangel Assembly on March 13th at 7:00 pm, and March 14th from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. The keynote speaker will be special guest, Rev. Tana Miller from Salem, MA. As a special part of our conference, we will participate in Evangel’s “Feeding Children Everywhere” event where we will help package over 30,000 meals for children. The early bird cost is $20 through March 2nd. The regular registration cost is $30.00. For more information and registration call 413-599-1729 or visit www.evangelassembly.org/womensconference.
March 21st - The Music Connection Coffeehouse presents Patrick DeStoop on Saturday, March 21st. Doors open at 6:00 pm and music starts at 7:00 pm. Non-perishable food donations are accepted for the New Hope Food Pantry. For more information visit http://www.themusicconnection.me/ or call 508-324-4500.
April 11th – The Music Connection Coffeehouse presents The Jo Petty Band on Saturday, April 11th. Doors open at 6pm and music starts at 7:00 pm. Non-perishable food donations are accepted for the New Hope Food Pantry. For more information visit http://www.themusicconnection.me/ or call 508-324-4500.
June 13th – 9th Annual See His Glory, Worship and Arts Conference, will be held on Saturday, June 15th from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm at The Baptist Church of All Nations on 61 Winthrop Street in Taunton, MA. You will experience spiritual renewal, growth, and connect with others in interactive setting that is both relaxed and encouraging. Early Bird Registration is $60/person by May 4th; Regular Registration is $70/person after May 4th; Group Rate (8 or more) is $50/person by May 4th. Registration includes conference materials and lunch. No walk-in registration is available. Deadline for registration is June 8. Registrations are non-refundable. For more information or to register visit www.michaeldottin.com; email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Joanne Dottin at 617-876-9703.
Added 11/13/14 – The Salvation Army is looking for drivers to pick up donated goods and deliver store orders in the central MA area. The job offers a competitive pay and compensation package. A commercial drivers’ license is not needed. Call 508-799-0528 or come to 72 Cambridge Street in Worcester to apply.
Added 11/12/14 – The Salvation Army Family Store features clothing for all ages, household goods and more, and a half price sale every Wednesday. Visit (www.salvationarmyusa.org ) or call 800-SA-TRUCK for a location near you.
Friendly House, Inc. – The Summer Food Service Program, funded by the US Dept. of Agriculture, provides FREE healthy meals in the summer to children who rely on free school meals during the academic year. For more information call 508-755-4362.
UMass Memorial Health Care’s Ronald McDonald Care Mobile provides dental and medical services to people without health or dental insurance at 10 different community sites in the City of Worcester, MA. For more information or to make an appointment, call 508-334-6073. If you need medical or dental insurance, call 508-334-9300.
The United Healthcare Children’s Foundation accepts grant applications from families in need of financial assistance to help pay for their child’s health care treatments, services or equipment not covered, or not fully covered, by their commercial health insurance plan. Qualifying families can receive up to $5,000 per grant to help pay for medical services and equipment such as physical, occupational and speech therapy, counseling services, surgeries, prescriptions, wheelchairs, orthotics, eyeglasses and hearing aids. For information call 855-698-4223.
The Set Free Dependency/Discipleship Treatment Program meets every Thursday evening from 7 to 8:30 at Calvary Baptist Church – 413 Main Street in Easthampton. the program targets the root of any and all bondage problems. It’s Bible-based and there’s no fee. For more information call 413-527-6252.