The signs of the school year ending are all around us, with prom and graduation coming soon and registration for summer camps in full swing.
For families who are planning their summers now, local churches have been releasing the dates for their upcoming Vacation Bible School sessions.
Vacation Bible Schools
- June 27 to July 1 – St. Margaret’s Episcopal VBS for 3rd through 4th graders, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
- July 10-14 - College Parkway Baptist Church VBS, for 4th through 5th graders, 5:30 to 8 p.m.
- July 11-15 – Christ Our Anchor Presbyterian Church VBS, grades K - 6th, 9 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
- July 11-15 – Asbury United Methodist Church VBS.
- July 18 – 22 – Broadneck Baptist Church Music and Arts Camp for elementary school-age students.
- July 31 to August 4 – Cape St. Claire United Methodist VBS, 5:30 to 8 p.m
- July 25 to 29 -- Gloria Dei! Lutheran Church VBS, grades K – 6th, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Other upcoming local church events
St. Margaret’s Episcopal presents, "Folk Music with a Kick." At 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 8, at the church, the group Klezmer will combine the thrill of Jewish folk songs with the joy of jazz, resulting in an infectious beat made for dancing and clapping along.
St. Andrew by the Bay's Annual Shrimp Feast. The church's social committee will be hosting its Annual Shrimp Feast in the parish hall from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, May 14. The menu will consist of shrimp, shrimp gumbo, ham, sloppy joes, rice pilaf, potato salad, many other sides, coffee, tea and lemonade, as well as dessert. Beer and wine will be for sale. Cost is $16 in advance; $20 at the door. Entertainment will be provided by Mike and Kathy. Tickets can be purchased by calling 410-757-4486.
College Parkway Baptist Church Spring Flea Market. If you happen to be spring cleaning, take part in the CPBC Yard Sale and Flea Market on Saturday, June 4, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Contact the church office at 410-647-5594 to request a space for $7.
Note: Broadneck Patch was given incorrect information about the dates of the Gloria Dei! Lutheran Church's VBS. It has since been corrected.