Briefs

Chicken Dinner Set For Thursday

FALCONER – Bethlehem Lutheran Church at 20 North Phetteplace St. in Falconer will be holding a chicken and biscuit takeout dinner Thursday from 5-7 p.m. Homemade dinner can be ordered ahead and ready for pickup by calling the church at 665-2102 or will be available when you come. The cost is $10 for adults and $4 for children under 12.

Day Of Prayer Set For Thursday

The 63rd annual National Day of Prayer is scheduled for Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. at Tracy Plaza in Jamestown. This year’s prayer effort will have profound significance for the country as gatherers celebrate the theme: One Voice, United in Prayer. Area pastors from several denominations will lead those attending to seek the Lord’s healing and renewed power in families, government and world leaders. To further highlight the theme, Romans 15:6 has been chosen as the National Day of Prayer Scripture for this year: “So that with one mind and one voice you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.”

Rummage Sale Begins Thursday

The Creche organization will be holding its annual Spring Rummage Sale on Thursday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. with a Bag Sale on Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The sale will be held, as in the past, at First Congregational Church, The Spire, 316 E. Fourth St. in Jamestown. There is on- and off-street parking near the church. The sale presents a wide selection of quality household items, toys and clothing for the entire family. All proceeds benefit Creche’s mission of helping children in need and their families in our local community.

Spring Sale Begins Thursday

Community Helping Hands’ spring sale will begin Thursday at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown. Bikes, lawn furniture, sports equipment and more will be available. The sale will run Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. All proceeds benefit the ministry of Community Helping Hands, which helps local families with emergency needs for household items, clothing and furniture. Please call 487-1488 for more information.

Cemetery Assn. To Meet Thursday

NIOBE – The Grant Cemetery Association annual meeting will be held in the Niobe Church on Thursday at 7 p.m. All lot owners are welcome to attend. For more information, contact Holly Jo Osborne at 782-2277.

Gerry To Host Rummage Sale

GERRY – the Gerry United Methodist Church, Route 60 and Church Street, will hold a rummage sale on Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and a $2 bag sale on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A light lunch will also be available.

Rummage Sale Begins Friday

The Cherry Creek/Leon United Methodist Church, Main Street, Cherry Creek, will hold a rummage and bake sale on Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Ellington To Host Rummage Sale

ELLINGTON – A rummage sale will be held Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., with a rummage sale and bag sale Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ellington United Methodist Church.