Families from Temple Emanu-El gathered tonight at Summerfield Park for the temple's fifth annual Family Picnic and Havdalah. Attendees enjoyed pizza and ice cream before a Havdalah ceremony.
Bayside Community Church will host speaker and author John Maxwell this weekend.
Children at Sarasota Baptist Church enjoyed an energy-filled week during the church's 'Jump! Put Faith in Motion' Vacation Bible School Aug. 8-12. The kids participated in a plethora of activities, including arts and crafts, music and more, while learning about the Christian faith.
Sixteen children traveled to the Big Apple for St. Mary Magdaleneâ€™s Big Apple Adventure VBS Aug. 8-12.
Throughout the week, children enjoyed worship, arts and crafts, mission central, snacks and more.
More than 80 children turned out this week for Risen Savior Lutheran Church's 10th annual Vacation Bible School event.
About 300 children this week are participating in Harvest United Methodist Church's "Pandamania" Vacation Bible School. The East County Observer caught up with several participants to find out what they were up to this week.
About 300 children learned how "wildly" God loves them during a special "Pandamania" themed Vacation Bible School at Harvest United Methodist Church this week.