What's Happening At Montclair's Houses of Worship
St. Sebastian's Italian Feast - August 22 - 26
Here's a quick look at some of the upcoming events in several Houses of Worship in Montclair.
ST. LUKES EPISCOPAL CHURCH
73 South Fullerton Avenue
Movie Night on Lawn – August 31
Bring your chairs and blankets and join us for a movie on the great lawn of St. Luke’s on Friday, August 31st at sunset. We will be viewing “The Muppets” movie. Cost is free – please invite friends and family.
Sign Up Now for the Battle Against Hunger Bike Event: Sept. 7 – 9
Join Toni’s Kitchen in the Battle Against Hunger bike event—an amazing 200-mile ride from Gettysburg, PA, to Trenton NJ, with great people in support of our neighbors in need. Bikers meet up with other soup kitchen riders in Gettysburg on Friday evening. Bike through rolling farmland on Saturday and spend Sunday pedaling through gorgeous Amish country, across the Susquehanna River, to a rustic path along the Delaware. Transportation to and from provided by our great Support and Gear (SAG) cars. To learn more, register or learn about training rides, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
24 North Fullerton Avenue
Free Family Movie Night
August 24th 7 to 9 p.m.
Bring your family, friends, neighbors and co-workers to First UMC for an evening of family fun and relaxation.
68 Church Street
TRI-COUNTY FAIR - The excitement of amusement park fun and entertainment is coming to our Rockaway West Campus! The Tri-County Fair on August 16 - 18 will offer rides, games, food and fun for the whole family. But we need your help to make it a success. We are looking for hundreds of volunteers from Christ Church to staff the ticket sales, food, parking, clean up, and more. To sign up, please call the Church Office at 973-783-1010 during regular business hours. http://christchurchusa.org/index.php?id=events
19 N. Willow Street
Prayer Walk on August 16
You are invited to join members of the Missions Team for a prayer walk on the campus of Montclair State University with Travis Skinner of InterVarsity on Thursday, August 16 at 7:30 PM. Ice cream to follow after the prayer walk. Please RSVP to Mark Jacobsen at email@example.com to receive all the details.http://redeemermontclair.com/news/prayer-walk-on-august-16/
GRACE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF MONTCLAIR
153 Grove Street
Monthly food offering: On the last Sunday of each month, we collect food for several local ministries. Bring your bag of groceries to the table at the front of the sanctuary. firstname.lastname@example.org
ST. SEBASTIAN’S ITALIAN FEAST
August 22 - 26, 2012
Kaveny Field, Grove and Walnut Streets
Brought to this country in 1926 from Cerami, Sicily, the Feast of St. Sebastian has survived and flourished in the township of Montclair, N.J. The St. Sebastian Society, host of the event is affiliated with nearby Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Roman Catholic Church. The 5 day event features a wide variety of fine Italian foods such as zeppole, sausage and pepper and cheese steak sandwiches, oven brick pizza and all the Feast favorites. Plenty of rides for the kids and adults as well as games, novelties, nightly entertainment will include the talents of local Italian favorites, Tommy Scala and award winning Sinatra idol, Eric DeLauroe. There will also be a 50/50 raffle. The big highlight is the Procession of the statue of St. Sebastian, accompanied by marching bands and the devout and the curious.
BNAI KESHET SYNAGOGUE
99 South Fullerton Avenue
Prospective Member Coffee & Conversation – Wednesday, September 12, 8 pm. Prospective members are invited to Coffee and Conversation with Rabbi Elliott Tepperman and Rabbi Ariann Weitzman, Director of Congregational Learning. Learn about High Holy Day observances, including youth and family services, our Bnai Keshet community, meet members and enjoy coffee and dessert. Children welcome. RSVP to Bnai Keshet,973-746-4889; email@example.com.
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF MONTCLAIR
40 S. Fullerton Ave
Summer Food Drive for Bridges Outreach for the Homeless. We are collecting food to make 300 lunches for the hungry. Please call to find out what we need. http://www.firstcongmontclair.org/