Events

Canton Christian Women’s Connection: The Fairways, 1500 Rogwin Circle SW, North Canton. 11:30 a.m. March 21. Featuring Stained Glass Art with Studio Arts & Glass. Sharon Bratcher presents “Do Commercial Products Bring Us Love?” Tickets are $13. Reservations required, call Deb at 330-837-9412 or email cantoncwc@aol.com.

The Chapel in Marlboro: 8700 state Route 619, Marlboro Township. 6 p.m. Sundays. Griefshare is a ministry to individuals who have experienced the loss of a loved one, providing help in recovering from loss. Also, 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Celebrate Recovery, a 12-Step recovery program for addicts and loved ones. For more information, call 330-935-0132.

Cornerstone Mogadore Church: 106 S. Cleveland Ave. 5-7 p.m. Saturday. Swiss steak dinner. $10, $5 ages 5-12. 330-628-3344 or www.cornerstonechurch.info.

First Congregational United Church of Christ: 4022 state Route 44, Rootstown. 4-6:30 p.m. March 16. Roast Pork Buffet Dinner. For more information, call 330-325-7429.

Grace United Church of Christ in Uniontown: 13275 Cleveland Ave., Lake Township. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 16. Scrapbooking Crop and Card-Making Fundraiser. $25 per person. Registration required, call Sandie Sourwine at 330-472-6369 or Nan Naugle at 330-699-5284.

Greensburg United Methodist Church: 2161 Greensburg Road, Green. 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Green Sibshop, a monthly program for kids in grades 3-6 who have a sibling with special health or developmental needs. Also, 2:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Green Sibshop for Teens, for grades 7-12. To register a child, call 330-244-7650 or go to www.greensburgumc.net.

Hill’s Temple First Born Church of the Living God Inc.: 799 S. Arlington St., Akron. 11 a.m. March 17. Friends and Family Day with guest speaker Elder Kenneth Kirksey from Waycross, Georgia. For more information, call 330-773-2809.

Holy Ghost Ukrainian Catholic Church: 1866 Brown St., Akron. 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Holy Ghost Bible study class. Grow in faith from a Ukrainian Catholic perspective. For more information, go to www.hgucc.org.

Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church: 1225 Vernon Odom Blvd., Akron. 10 a.m. Sunday. 62nd Church Anniversary with the Rev. Kevin Byous Jr. of Philippi Missionary Baptist Church in Cleveland. For more information, call 330-864-6635.

Phillips Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church: 413 Iroquois Ave., Akron. 11 a.m. March 17. Annual Men’s Day Celebration with the Rev. Arthur S. Green. For more information, call 330-784-8964.

Queen of Heaven Church: 1800 Steese Road, Green. 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays through April 8. Journey to Peace Bereavement Support. Also, Lenten Dinners will be served Fridays through April 12; Stations of the Cross will be held at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Fridays through April 10; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Parish Lenten Reflections “Sites From the Old Testament” with Karen Eckart; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. March 17-19, Solemn Eucharistic Devotions followed by reception in the church basement. For more information, call 330-896-2345.

Redeemer North Hill UM Church: 265 E. Cuyahoga Falls Ave., Akron. 11 a.m. Tuesdays. Christian Bible Study Class open to anyone interested in learning more about a Christian lifestyle. Also, 11:30 a.m. Fridays, free lunch and clothing store.

St. John C.M.E. Church: 1233 S. Hawkins Ave., Akron. 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Men’s Day “Stand Firm in the Faith” with speaker the Rev. Arthur S. Green. 330-864-3060.

St. Matthew Rectory: 2603 Benton St., Akron. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday. A Cancer Spirituality Group for those on the cancer journey, those who are facing the diagnosis of cancer or have faced the diagnosis in the past or are interested in exploring and talking about the cancer experience in the context of spirituality. 330-628-5725.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church: 1361 W. Market St., Akron. 10 a.m. Mondays, March 11-April 15. Lenten Book Study with the Rev. Susan Tiffany. A study reflecting on the book “Dethroning Mammon: Making Money Serve Grace” by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. Also, 11 a.m. Saturday, Lenten Women’s Prayer Brunch with Rev. Susan Tiffany. Bring a dish to share. For more information or to register, call 330-836-9327, ext. 20.

St. Raphael Center: 4365 Fulton Drive NW, Canton. 6:30 p.m. March 15. St. Padre Pio Prayer Group. The Rev. Nicholas Mancini will facilitate the meeting and serve as celebrant of the Mass.

United Methodist Church of Uniontown: 13370 Cleveland Ave. NW, Lake Township. 4-6:30 p.m. March 16. Community Cabbage Roll Dinner. $11, $6 ages 4-12. 330-699-3587 or www.uniontownchurch.wordpress.com.

Westminster Presbyterian Church: 1250 W. Exchange St., Akron. 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Westminster’s Got Talent. An evening of fun, food and fellowship. Chili cook-off, displays of arts, crafts, quilts and more. Followed by live acts in music, dance, poetry and more. www.westminsterakron.org.

Performances

Chapel of Prayer: 1811 Brittain Road, Akron. 11 a.m. March 17. Master’s Promise in concert. 330-633-7575.

Fairlawn-West United Church of Christ: 2095 W. Market St. 7 p.m. Saturday. Sonnenberg Station in concert. Freewill offering accepted. 330-864-2179 or www.FairlawnWest.org.

New Mission Missionary Baptist Church: 150 Wayne Ave., Akron. 4 p.m. March 17. 5th Annual Leadership Gospel Singing Program featuring Boot & the Boyz and various other singing groups of the city. $5. For more information, call 330-724-3254.

Westminster Presbyterian Church: 1250 W. Exchange St., Akron. 5 p.m. Sunday. Five at Five Concert with Shenanigans. An evening of Irish folk music. www.westminsterakron.org.

 

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