Canton Christian Women’s Connection: The Fairways, 1500 Rogwin Circle SW, North Canton. 11:30 a.m. Thursday. 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

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 more information, call 330-935-0132.

First Congregational U.C.C.: 4022 state Route 44, Rootstown. 4-6:30 p.m. Saturday. 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. Saturday. 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.

Hill’s Temple First Born Church of the Living God Inc.: 799 S. Arlington St., Akron. 11 a.m. Sunday. 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

Morning Star Baptist Church: 1360 Newton St., Akron. 10:45 a.m. March 24. Annual Women’s Day service with Minister Danita Harris. 330-217-1470.

Phillips Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church: 413 Iroquois Ave., Akron. 11 a.m. Sunday. 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; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday-Tuesday. Solemn Eucharistic Devotions followed by reception in the Church basement; 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Individual Confession will be heard; 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Grief & Loss Share Group meeting. 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.

Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church: LaPlace Events & Banquet Hall, 1850 Buchholzer Blvd., Akron. 5-9 p.m. March 23. The Rev. Curtis A. Minter’s 25th Pastoral Anniversary Banquet. For more information and tickets, call Beverly at 330-701-3682 or Alisa at 330-256-7047.

St. John C.M.E. Church: 1233 S. Hawkins Ave., Akron. 4 p.m. March 24. St. John C.M.E. Church Adult Usher Board 73rd Annual Usher Day Celebration. Featured speaker is the Rev. Earl D. Hudson, pastor, St. John C.M.E. Church.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church: 1361 W. Market St., Akron. 10 a.m. Mondays, through 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. For more information or to register, call 330-836-9327, ext. 20.

St. Sebastian Parish: 476 Mull Ave., Akron. 12:15-12:45 p.m. March 24. “Understanding & Following the Latin Mass.” 330-869-0682.

St. Vincent de Paul Church: 164 W. Market St., Akron. 7 p.m. March 26. Community prayer service “Finding Hope & Healing Beyond Heroin,” an evening of hope and healing for those impacted by the opioid crisis.

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


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

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

Springfield Baptist Church: 1920 Krumroy Road, Springfield Township. 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Ezekiel’s Call in concert. Love offering will be accepted. 330-784-3114 or 330-644-3789.


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