Juniata Valley churches to host VBS

Paintersville CMA

LEWISTOWN — Paintersville Christian and Missionary Alliance, 3195 Back Maitland Road, is having “The Incredible Race Vacation Bible School” 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug. 7 and 14. Lessons are open to children preschool to eighth grade. Information (717)543-5249.

Maitland Church of the Brethren

LEWISTOWN — Maitland Church of the Brethren, 315 Crossover Drive, Lewistown, will host “Roar” Vacation Bible School, 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. June 9 to 13. Get ready for an African adventure. Life is sometimes wild, but God is always good. Attendees can enjoy songs, games, crafts, lessons, snacks and fun. Information: (717) 543-6200.

Lewistown Alliance Church

LEWISTOWN — Lewistown Alliance Church, located in Juniata Terrace, will host “Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth” June 9 to 13. The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a free meal. The program will be held 6 to 8 p.m. and is open to ages 3 to fifth grade. Information: lac.familyministries@gmail.com or Lewistown Alliance Church-Family Ministries’ Facebook page.

Mountain View Chapel

REEDSVILLE — Mountain View Chapel, 104 Shelly Dr., Reedsville, will host Vacation Bible School with the theme “Roar” 6 to 8 p.m. June 9 to 13. Ages 4 through completion of fifth grade welcome. Register at: mountainviewchapel.org or (717) 667-3312.

First Baptist Church

MIFFLINTOWN — First Baptist Church, Route 35, one mile north of Mifflintown, is holding Vacation Bible School 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 9 to June 13. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. outside the FMC on June 9. Doors open at 5:55 p.m. The theme is “In the Wild: Amazing Encounters with Jesus.” Attendees can enjoy Bible lessons, songs, crafts, snacks and more. Grades kindergarten to fifth grade are welcome. Information: (717) 436-9261.

Pine Glen Alliance

LEWISTOWN — Pine Glen Alliance Church, 1058 SR 103 N, Lewistown, will host Vacation Bible School 6-8 p.m. June 10 to 14. Children age 3 to entering sixth grade are invited for “Roar,” where they will learn about God’s goodness through crafts, games, lessons and snacks. Registration: www.pineglencma.org. Information: (717) 899-7740.

Allensville Mennonite

ALLENSVILLE — The churches of Allensville will host Vacation Bible School with the theme, Incredible Race for children ages 3 to fifth grade. The event is held 6 to 8:15 p.m. June 16 to 20 at Allensville Mennonite Church. Information: (717) 437-6149.

Stony Run Mission

McALISTERVILLE — Stony Run Mission Church, 2825 Evendale Hill Road, McAlisterville, will host Vacation Bible School 7 to 8:50 p.m. June 17 to 21.

Grace Covenant Church of Lewistown

LEWISTOWN — Grace Covenant Church, 227 Washington Ave., Lewistown, is hosting Vacation Bible School 9 to 11 a.m. June 17 to 21. The theme will be “Victory.” Information: (717) 248-4579.

Pine Glen Church of the Brethren

LEWISTOWN — “God is great and the story of Daniel” is the theme for Vacation Bible School at Pine Glen Church of Brethren, 61 Pine Glen Road, Lewistown. Lessons are held 6 to 7:30 p.m. June 17 to June 19 for ages 5 to 10. Children will study Daniel from the Old Testament and his relationship with God including how “Daniel obeys God,” “Daniel and the fiery furnace,” and “Daniel in the Lions Den.” Information: (717) 250-4644.

Centre Lutheran Church

MIFFLINTOWN — A summer day camp sponsored by Centre Lutheran Church, Mifflintown, in partnership with Camp Mount Luther will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 17 to 21. Youth who have completed kindergarten through sixth grades are invited to experience outdoor ministries. Staff from Camp Mount Luther and volunteers from Centre Lutheran Church will bring fun, fellowship and the love of God through the day camp program. Camp includes games, sports, Bible study, singing, crafts and worship. Information: (717) 436-8916. Preregistration requested by June 14. A fee of $10 is due with registration. Financial aid is available.

Fairview Bible Church

LEWISTOWN — Fairview Bible Church, 103N, Lewistown, will hold Vacation Bible School 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 24 to 28 nightly. There will be games, crafts, lessons, prizes, and snacks. Information: (717) 242-1098.

St. Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church

ALFARATA — St. Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church, Alfarata, presents “Roar” Vacation Bible School, 6 to 8 p.m. June 24 to 28. Kids can God’s goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that powers them through this wild life. Children from toddler to grade 6 are invited. Information: (717) 543-5021, smlc573@gmail.com or Facebook.com/StMarkAlfarata.

Granville UMC

GRANVILLE — Granville United Methodist Church, River Road, will host “Yee Haw” Vacation Bible School 6 to 8:30 p.m. June 24 to 27. Ages preschool to sixth grade welcome. Information: (717) 953-6640, or Facebook Granville United Methodist Church.

Thompsontown Baptist

THOMPSONTOWN — Thompsontown Baptist Church (located in the Delaware Terrace development) will host Vacation Bible School 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. June 24 to 28. The theme is “Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth.”

Locust Run UMC

THOMPSONTOWN — Locust Run United Methodist Church will hold Vacation Bible School 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. July 14 to 18. The theme is “Fixer Upper: Wait till you see what God can do!” Attendees will learn about our Savior and King with stories, games, crafts and snacks. The program is open to ages 3 to sixth grade. Information/preregistration: (717) 535-0070.

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Church’s can submit Vacation Bible School listings to ethompson@lewistownsentinel.com

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