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Hope Tabernacle moving

The Hope Tabernacle Community Church will be relocating from the American Legion building to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 7416 Dixon St., on Aug 30. Worship will begin at 11:30 a.m. Call 657-4086 for additional information.

Baptists to Indiana Dunes

Forest Park Baptist Church will begin its worship service at 9:30 a.m. on Aug. 24 so parishioners can get an early start on their trip to Indiana Dunes for swimming and a cookout. Call 366-5091 for more information.

Labor Day worship

Saint Bernardine Parish will begin Labor Day with a liturgy at 9 a.m. For additional information call 366-0839.

First day of school

Saint Bernardine School will have its first day of classes on Aug. 25, while St. John’s first day is Aug. 26. Saint Bernardine’s phone number is 366-6890 and St. John’s is 366-2764. Registration is ongoing.

Hope Tabernacle picnic

Hope Tabernacle Community Church will be holding a picnic at the grove in Thatcher Woods, just north of Russell’s BBQ on Aug. 16. For information call 657-4086.

Wisconsin River canoe run

St. Paul’s and the Thai congregation are leading a canoe run down the Wisconsin River Aug. 15-16. Call 366-8986 for information.

Homilies by labor activists

Representatives of the labor movement will share thoughts on workplace conditions at each of St. Bernardine’s Masses on Aug. 30 and 31. Services begin Saturday at 5 p.m., Sunday at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Call 366-0839 for information.

Back-to-school ice cream

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church is hosting an ice cream social for the neighborhood on Sunday, Aug. 24 at 10:30 a.m. Call 366-0058 for information.

Afternoon on the lawn

The Thai Community Church, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and Hope Tabernacle Community Church are hosting an afternoon on the lawn Sunday, Sept. 7 with food, refreshments, singing and games. Call 366-0058 for additional information.