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St. John the Baptist Annual Picnic in Paris is July 30

St. John the Baptist Annual  Picnic in Paris will take place Saturday, July 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Activities include: Chicken dinner served from 1 to 5 p.m. Kids games. Christmas in July booth. Food. Raffles. Live music: Floor It, 12 to 4 p.m., The Bugs 5 to 7 p.m., The New Vinyls 7 to 10 p.m. And more, including Country […]

Westosha Lakes Church vacation Bible school to start Aug. 1

Westosha Lakes Church, 24823 74th St., Paddock Lake, will host vacation Bible school from Aug. 1 to 5 from 8:45 a.m. to noon. This is for ages children entering kindergarten through 5th grade. This year’s theme is CAVE QUEST! This amazing adventure will help kids begin to deepen their faith by exploring who Jesus is – the Light of the World. Vacation Bible […]

Messiah Lutheran Church preschool auction is March 13

Messiah Lutheran Church 17th Annual Preschool Auction will take place March 13, from 3 to 6 p.m. Come join other adults for a great afternoon of hors d’oeuvres, wine tasting and many wonderful items to bid on. Cost: $14.00 each. Tickets are available the door.

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is March 10

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Mach 10 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available (please, no outside food or beverages).

Salem UMC Smorgasbord & Silent Auction is March 5

Salem United Methodist Church’s Annual Smorgasbord & Silent Auction will take place Saturday, March 5 from noon to 5 p.m. Menu includes: Baked chicken, roast beef, meatballs, mac & cheese, mashed potatoes, veggies, loads of salads, dessert and drink. Advance ticket price is: Adults (14 & up): $9; Seniors & Kids: $7 (under 3 are free). […]

Drop-in bereavement support group to begin meetings this month

For those who have lost a loved one and would like the opportunity to interact with others who have also experienced a loss, the St. Alphonsus Bereavement Committee is offering two drop-in support groups. Meet, talk, support and pray in a safe and caring environment. Each guided session will be held on the last Thursday […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Feb. 11

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Feb. 11 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available; this month, serving lasagna/salad/garlic bread or homemade soup (please, no outside food […]

Holy Cross Catholic Church to host spaghetti dinner Jan. 30

Holy Cross Parish will be hosting a spaghetti dinner Saturday, Jan. 30. The dinner will take place at the parish’s Bristol location, 18700 116th St. Cost for all you can eat dinner is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors over 65 and children 5 to 12. Under 5 are free. Carryouts are available as well. Dinner will be served from 4 […]

St. Alphonsus GREAT Nite Out is Feb. 13

St. Alphonsus will host its 27th Annual GREAT Nite Out on Saturday, Feb. 13, from 7 p.m. to mat Bella Vita Banquet Hall (formerly Marino’s Banquet Hall), 34816 Geneva Rd., New Munster. The event includes games, raffles, eats and togetherness. The GREAT Nite Out is for everyone over the age of 18 from the parish and surrounding community to socialize, play cards […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Jan. 14

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Jan. 14 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available; this month, tacos (please, no outside food or beverages).

Community Baptist Church sermon series continues Sunday

Pastor Cliff Hathcock of Community Baptist Church of Silver Lake continues “Proclaim!”, a sermon series for Christmas, this weekend The sermon series each Sunday in December is designed to help people find true hope and peace from the biblical words of Mary, Zechariah, Simeon, and Paul as they proclaim the fact and meaning of Jesus’ […]

Union Grove United Methodist Church hosting Christmas Coffee House today

Union Grove United Methodist Church and Bright and Beautiful Childcare Center will host a Christmas Coffee House on Dec. 12 at 906 12th Ave.,  Union Grove. Enjoy listening to your favorite Christmas Music from local talent while enjoying free hot dogs, coffee, beverages and popcorn. Children’s activities and babysitting will be provided.  There will be cookie decorating, ginger […]

Community Baptist Church sermon series continues Sunday

Pastor Cliff Hathcock of Community Baptist Church of Silver Lake continues “Proclaim!”, a sermon series for Christmas, this weekend The sermon series each Sunday in December is designed to help people find true hope and peace from the biblical words of Mary, Zechariah, Simeon, and Paul as they proclaim the fact and meaning of Jesus’ […]

Bristol United Methodist Church to host Chili Cook Off Lunch and Cookie Walk Dec. 13

A Chili Cook Off Lunch and Cookie Walk will be held at Bristol United Methodist Church on Sunday, Dec. 13 from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sponsored by the Joint Outreach Committee of Bristol and Wesley Chapel United Methodist churches, proceeds from the event will benefit Milwaukee’s Northcott Neighborhood House, which strives to improve the […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Dec. 10

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Dec. 10 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available; this month, turkey dinner (please, no outside food or beverages).

A word from our sponsors: St. Alphonsus Parish Cookie Walk is Saturday, Dec. 12

Note: St. Alphonsus Parish is advertising this event at westofthei.com. — DH St. Alphonsus Parish is once again hosting its “Cookie Walk” on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. to noon (or until sold out). Doors open at 9 a.m. Thousands of delicious homemade Christmas cookies will be sold at this event. The event will take place at St. Alphonsus Catholic […]

St. Alphonsus Parish Cookie Walk is Saturday, Dec. 12

St. Alphonsus Parish is once again hosting its “Cookie Walk” on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. to noon (or until sold out). Doors open at 9 a.m. Thousands of delicious homemade Christmas cookies will be sold at this event. The event will take place at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church’s Biersack Center, 6211 344th Ave. in New Munster. “This event is a great kick-off to […]

Oak Vue Farm live nativity for 2015 is Dec. 11 and 12

The local holiday tradition of the live nativity at Oak Vue Farm in Bristol continues in 2015 on Dec. 11 and 12. The living nativity — which includes live animals and a cast of 40 — will be presented Friday and Saturday evening. On Friday, Dec. 11, the approximately 30-minute presentation will take place at 6:30 […]

Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church to host Christmas for Kids on Dec. 12

Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Wilmot will host a Christmas for Kids one day VBS on Saturday Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is no charge. Snacks and lunch provided along with crafts, music and games as activities. Parents are welcome to drop off kids and go shopping or cleaning etc. Ages 4 years […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Nov. 12

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Nov. 12 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th Street (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available; this month, turkey dinner (please, no outside food or beverages).

Silver Lake Family Fun Walk and Community Baptist Church Fall Fest 2015 coverage (PHOTOS)

It was a good fall day for a stroll Saturday afternoon and many took advantage of that to participate in the inaugural Family Fun Walk through the streets of Silver Lake Saturday afternoon. The walk immediately preceded the annual Community Fall Fest, hosted by Community Baptist Church. Walkers were able to travel the marked 1.7 mile course, stopping […]

Chronic pain help/support group forming in Twin Lakes

A group seeking to help people with chronic pain is forming in Twin Lakes. A local chapter of the American Chronic Pain Association will begin meeting on Oct. 27 at 6 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 8720 368th Ave. (at Highways O and F), Twin Lakes. Subsequent meetings will be the fourth Tuesday of each month. The […]

Silver Lake Community Fall Fest and new Family Fun Walk set for Oct. 24

The spirit of harvest-time togetherness is alive and well in Silver Lake. A joint effort of local businesses, the Community Baptist Church and Village Board are leveraging the success of the church’s annual Fall Fest to bring even more neighbors together for the best of Fall fun on Oct. 24. This year, a Family Fun […]

La Salette Polish Dinner set for Nov. 7

La Salette Polish Dinner will take place on Saturday, Nov. 7. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m. Tickets $20 per person; pre-ticket sales with only 125 seats available. Call 877-3111 for purchase of tickets. LaSalette Shrine is located at 10330 336th Ave. (Highway KD), Twin Lakes. Dinner menu: Baked chicken, polish sausage, sauerkraut, seasoned potatoes, Brother Tony’s dumpling, […]

Christ Lutheran Church to host fish boil Oct. 10

Christ Lutheran Church Men’s Club is hosting its 26th Annual Fish Boil on Saturday, Oct. 10 from at 4 to 7 p.m. Ticket prices are adults $12, children 6-12 $6 and 5 years or less free. Meal includes cod, potatoes, onions, carrots (& butter if you like). Includes cherry cobbler and a drink. Christ Lutheran Church is located […]

Wesley Chapel’s annual chicken dinner is Oct. 18

Wesley Chapel’s annual chicken dinner will take place Sunday, Oct. 18. Dining will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Advance adult and carryout tickets are $10. Adult and carryout tickets purchased at the door are $11. Advance children 6-12 tickets are $5. Children 6-12 tickets  purchased at the door are $6. Children 5 and under […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Oct. 8

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Oct. 8 (held 2nd Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th Street (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available; this month chicken enchiladas (please, no outside food or beverages).

Union Grove United Methodist Church turkey dinner is Oct. 17

Union Grove United Methodist Church will host its 61st annual Turkey Dinner on Oct. 17 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Last year, 701 were served. This event has helped to feed hundreds of people each year from around the state. Served is a meal of turkey, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, homemade dressing, corn, rolls, and plenty of […]

Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Fall Craft Fair is Oct. 17

Christ Lutheran Church’s 6th Annual Fall Craft Fair will take place Saturday, Oct. 17, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items available for purchase include: wooden bowls, egg art, Scentsy fragrance products, stencil art, and quilted handiwork. Lunch will be available 11 a.m.-1 p.m., and a bake sale will be held at the event. For more […]

Churches to host Harvest Labyrinth Oct. 10

The 3rd annual Harvest Labyrinth will be held on Saturday, Oct. 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pleasant Prairie United Methodist Church, 8405 104th Ave. A labyrinth, painted on the grass behind the church, will be available for all to stop by and enjoy.   People are invited to bring non-perishable food items and fresh produce […]

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