Benefit turkey dinner
LAIRDSVILLE - St. Mark's Church, Route 118, will hold a turkey dinner to benefit Ed Brown from 3-7 p.m. Donations welcome.
Rock the Mountain, a time of fellowship and worship, will be held at Mt. Zion Retreat Center in Roaring Branch starting at 3 p.m. May 17. The event will
feature Patmos, a group of young adults from Elim Bible
College, with participation events such as the playing of volleyball, horseshoes and gah gah court. Worship time with Patmos begins at 7 p.m.
Spaghetti benefit dinner
A spaghetti dinner will be held from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 711 W. Edwin St. Proceeds will benefit parishioner Cole Robinson and his battle with Ewing's sarcoma (bone cancer). The dinner also is being presented by students from Williamsport Area High School.
Free community dinner
St. Paul-Calvary United Methodist Church, 1427 Memorial Ave., will hold a free community chicken and biscuit dinner starting at 5:30 p.m.
Ham and turkey dinner
BASTRESS - Immaculate Conception Church, 5973 Jacks Hollow Road, will hold a ham and turkey dinner during its spring picnic from noon-6 p.m. at the parish hall. Cost is $9 for adults, $4 for children 4-12 and free for those under 4. Takeouts available after 1 p.m.
Mother's Day luncheon
Faith Alliance Church, 2405 Bottle Run Road, will hold a Mother's Day luncheon featuring inspirational speaker Esther Lovejoy. The covered-dish luncheon will be held in the fellowship hall and begins at noon. Call 570-974-8922 for more information.
Rock the Mountain with Patmos
ROARING BRANCH - Rock the Mountain, a time of fellowship and worship, will be held at Mt. Zion Retreat Center starting at 3 p.m. The event will feature Patmos, a group of young adults from Elim Bible College, with participation events such as the playing of volleyball, horseshoes and gah gah court. All proceeds from the snack shop will be given to Oasis of Hope, a safe house for domestic minor victims of sex trafficking. Worship time with Patmos begins at 7 p.m.
UNITYVILLE - A turkey, ham and roast beef smorgasbord dinner will be held at St. John's Lutheran Church, 3 miles west of Unityville along Moreland Baptist Road, starting at 4 p.m. Cost is $9 for adults, $4 for children 6-12 and free for those 5 and under.
Gospel songfest set
MUNCY - The 10th annual Gospel Songfest will be held at 7 p.m. at the Huntersville United Methodist Church, 5263 Rabbittown Road. Featured will be Tim and Shawn McNett, the "Happy Wanderers" (Joe Stetts, Tom Wetzel and Ryan Workman), Bobbi Grieco, "Jagged Crown" (Lenny Weber and Joe Stahl), Dr. Tom and the Spectacles, and Carl & Opal Schlappi. Light refreshments will be served following the Songfest.