The following is a listing of Akron-area religious events. They include:

Events

The Bath United Church of Christ — 3980 W. Bath Road. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 13 and 14. Fall Festival. Includes holiday decorations, pet shop, garden store with wreaths and birdhouses, books for sale, several artisans, baked goods shop, a silent auction and more. For more information, call 330-666-3520.

Chapel of Prayer — 1811 Brittain Road, Akron. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 13. Rummage sale. 330-633-7575.

Christ Episcopal Church — 118 S. Mantua St., Kent. 10 a.m. Sunday. Blessing of the Animals. The service will be followed by a reception with refreshments for people and pets at which the rector will individually bless each pet and do a laying on of hands for healing for pets with health problems. For more information, go to www.christchurchkent.org.

Emanuel UCC “High Church” Doylestown — 16 Eastern Road, Doylestown. 4-7 p.m. Oct. 14. Swiss steak supper. $10, $4 age 12 and under. 330-658-2301.

Holy Ghost Ukrainian Catholic Church — 1866 Brown St., Akron. 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Holy Ghost Bible Study class. Grow in your faith from a Ukrainian Catholic perspective.

The HUB Community Center — 3676 Community Lane, Copley. 1-3 p.m. Oct. 12. Women’s Bible Review Fellowship. For reservations, call Suzanne Gibson at 330-322-7966 by Thursday.

Morning Star Baptist Church — 1360 Newton St., Akron. Oct. 8. Celebration of the Rev. Cornell Carter’s third anniversary: 10:45 morning services, 3:30 afternoon service with guest speaker the Rev. Jimmy K. Rogers of Good Hope Baptist Church and his congregation. 330-923-8462.

Mount Calvary Baptist Church — 442 Bell St., Akron. Noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. Calvary’s Closet Clothing Give-Away. For information, call 330-253-3711.

Mount Lebanon Baptist Church — 180 Edward Ave., Akron. 6-8 p.m. Oct. 13. Christian Women’s Conference. Featured speaker is Minister Shiloh Johnson. Classes will be available. For more information, call 330-376-6378 or 330-475-9426.

Nelson United Methodist Church — Nelson Community House, 11642 Windham Parkman Road, Garrettsville. 4-6 p.m. Oct. 14. Swiss steak dinner with mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, corn casserole, drinks and dessert. $10, $6 ages 6-12.

New Exodus Christian Fellowship Church — 1063 S. Arlington St., Akron. Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Community Day. Free food, games and fun. 330-603-1138.

New Millennium Baptist Church — 541 Brown St., Akron. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 7. Courageous Conversations Conference. Lecturers: Bishop Joey Johnson of the House of the Lord; Evangelist Eugenia Moss-Davidson, Original Church of God; Nick Browning, president of Huntington Bank’s Akron Region; John M. Williams, chief operating officer of Alpha Phi Alpha Homes. Keynote speaker will be Sadie M. Winlock, Akron Urban League president. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. For more information, call 330-630-4022.

New Mission Missionary Baptist Church — 150 Wayne Ave., Akron. 4 p.m. Sunday. Fellowship with Macedonia Baptist Church for the retirement service of the Rev. James McWain. Also, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 6-7, the Men of New Mission will sell ribs, chicken and fish dinners. For more information, call 330-724-3254.

The Overlook Restaurant — 1519 Overlook Road, Kent. Oct. 10. Portage County Catholic Parish Ministers Association Dinner & Doctrine series. Sister Mary Ann Wiesemann-Mills will present New Creation: Made in the Image and Likeness of God. Tickets are $25. Reservations are due by Wednesday. For more information, email Mac Clapp at Maclapp@olphaurora.org.

Prince of Peace Church — 1263 Shannon Ave., Norton. 4:15 p.m. Oct. 7. Ethnic Rosary. Pray a decade of the Rosary in Slovenian, Polish, Hungarian, Slovak, and English.

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church — 1034 Brown St., Akron. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. Purse and jewelry sale. 330-699-4265.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church — 515 48th St. NW, Canton. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 7. Oktoberfest featuring German food, desserts, beverages, and dancing to the music of Visinata. Tickets are $20, $10 ages 5-10. For tickets, call 330-499-2662 or go to www.stmarks-canton.org.

St. Sebastian Parish — 476 Mull Ave., Akron. 9:30 a.m. Oct. 14. Sanctam Catholicam Conference. Begins with the Rosary and confessions followed by a Solemn High Latin Mass. Lectures and presentations after the Mass will begin at noon and run to 4:30 p.m. For more information, call 330-869-0682.

St. Thomas Aquinas High School — 2121 Reno Drive, Louisville. 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 14. Ministry Day 2017. Val Limar Jansen will present Making Present the Kingdom of God. For more information and to register, go to www.doy.org.

Temple Beth Shalom — 50 Division St., Hudson. Saturday. 10 a.m. Yom Kippur Morning Service; 1:30 p.m. Yom Kippur Children’s Service; 1:30 p.m. Afternoon Study Session; 4 p.m. Afternoon Readings, Service & Yizkor; and 6 p.m. Congregational Break the Fast. 330-656-1800.

Performances

Chapel of Prayer — 1811 Brittain Road, Akron. 7 p.m. Wednesday. The Bontrager Family Singers. Love offering. 330-633-7575.

Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church — 1225 Vernon Odom Blvd., Akron. 5 p.m. Sunday. Fall Gospel Explosion Part 4: Anointed Deliverance Group, Lady Willa Williams, soloist, Christ Is the Answer Choir, Arlington Church of God Choir and Minister Loretta E. Satterwhite & Company. 330-864-6635.

Mogadore Baptist Church — 3750 Albrecht Ave., Akron. 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Gospel Concert with the Dove Brothers, Dixie Melody Boys and Songsters.

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