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Thursday, September 26, 2013 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY Special to The Press in Columns

Jacob's Church pig roast Oct. 5

Jacob's Church, 8373 Kings Highway, Jacksonville, Lynn Township, will be having its annual pig roast 4-7 p.m. Oct. 5.

The menu includes roasted pork, baked potato, baked beans, pepper cabbage, applesauce and homemade desserts.

For information, call Faye Billig 610-298-2271.


New Bethel Church, 135 New Bethel Church Road, Kempton, will be having its Harvestfest noon-8 p.m. Sept. 28.

There will be Coney Island dogs, pierogies, hayrides, a DJ dance party, the church Chime Choir, kids games, Chinese auction, bingo games on a giant lighted board, cake walk, face painting, pumpkin pie eating contest and more.

Christian singer David Griffin will perform.

For information, contact Pastor David Blitch at 610-756-6589.


The Kempton Rod and Gun Club, Pine Creek Road, Kempton, will present blue grass music by Texas Rose at 3 p.m. on Sept. 28. All are invited to attend.


Ebenezer UCC, 7293 Decatur St., New Tripoli, will have its annual fall bazaar 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on Oct. 12.

There will be a bake sale, quilting and needlework items, a huge flea market, flea market for kids' toys and games, and a book nook with hundreds of books.

A silent auction of at least 80 items will run from 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The kitchen will be open for refreshments.

Ebenezer's Clothing Closet will be closed in October due to the bazaar. The closet will again open Nov. 14 and 16.


Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 1343 Long Lane Road, Krumsville, will have a pork and sauerkraut dinner 4-7 p.m. on Oct. 12. Proceeds benefit the church fuel fund.

For information, call 610-756-6210.