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Bingo night

St. Bernardine Catholic School hosts a bingo night every Monday. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the games begin at 7 p.m. Call 366-0839 for information.

Baptist Bible school

Forest Park Baptist Church will be having a vacation Bible school for kids age 4 through sixth-grade. The school will be held July 23 to 27 from 6:30 p.m. till 9 p.m. For information call 366-5091.

St. Paul’s Bible school

The St. Paul’s vacation Bible school is scheduled for 9a.m. to 11:30 a.m., July 16 to July 20. Registration will be held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 12. Call 366-0058 for information.

Candlelight bowling

First United Church of Christ is planning a candlelight bowl at Eden Lanes July 28 starting at 7 p.m. For information call 366-8840.

Hope Tabernacle

The Hope Tabernacle Community Church meets every Sunday in the American Legion Hall on Circle Avenue for Sunday School at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. For information call Pastor Bill Teague at 657-4086.

Family fun fair

The Park District of Forest Park will host a fair for families in the area on Saturday, Aug. 4 from noon to 4 p.m. The event will feature puppets, balloons and face paintings in addition to live music and more. Health screenings and medical advice will be offered at no charge.

Mission trip

Folks from First United Church of Christ will be traveling to Rock Island July 15-21 to help build low cost housing. For more information call 771-8456.

‘An Inconvenient Truth’

First United Church of Christ will be screening the movie, “An Inconvenient Truth” on Friday, July 13 at 6:30 p.m. Call 771-8456 for information.

Bible school

“The Zoo of God” is the theme of the vacation Bible school at First United Church of Christ, held during the evenings between July 30 and Aug. 3. Call 771-8456 for information on this event, which is open to all ages.