August 12, 2009
About 50 East County students headed to Sharp Top Cove Camp in Jasper, Ga., July 25 to Aug. 2 for a summer camp with Young Life. Students enjoyed activities such as rock climbing, repelling, ropes courses, zip lines, hiking and more.
August 10, 2009
The church has photos of the installation and the finished work on its Web site.
August 5, 2009
More than 40 children gathered at Cornerstone of Lakewood Ranch for Vacation Bible School this week. Themed “The King is coming,” the camp included arts and crafts, snacks, song and dance and lessons about creation, salvation and God’s glory, among other topics. Camp ends Aug. 7.
August 5, 2009
Chabad of Bradenton and Lakewood Ranch opened in August 2004. It will host a special birthday bash Friday.
July 30, 2009
East County children are gathering from 8:45-11 a.m., at the pavilion at Summerfield Park this week for Risen Savior Lutheran Church’s eighth annual Vacation Bible School.
July 23, 2009
More than 50 students in grades four through nine spent the week of July 13-17 learning basketball and volleyball fundamentals during Woodland, The Community Church's advanced girls basketball and volleyball summer sports camps. Participants learned basic basketball and volleyball drills, played games and focused on spiritual devotion. Woodland also hosted several other sports camps this summer, including football, tennis and sports ministry, among others.
July 22, 2009
The new 3,500-square-foot expansion will provide more space for worship and fellowship.
July 8, 2009
New York-based iconographer George Filippakis is installing artwork in the dome at the center of St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church's sanctuary.
July 8, 2009
The Lakewood Ranch church is accepting applications for its Parents Morning Out, open to children ages 2-4.
July 1, 2009
Church members gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony, prayer and an ice cream social June 28.
12 LWRBA March Membership Luncheon
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
12 March Membership Luncheon
15 Irish Celtic 5K, Lakewood Ranch
8:00 am - 10:00 am
15 Palma Sola Botanical Park plants, antiques and crafts sale
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
22 5th Annual Ponies for Pups
22 Lakewood Ranch Community Fund 'Havana Nights' Gala
23 The Bridal EXPO
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
26 LWRBA March Executive Briefing
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Daylight Saving Time starts 2 a.m. Sunday, so be sure to set your alarm accordingly.
The Tabernacle Christian School middle school student Lauren Medred, an East County resident, earned top vocal honors, taking first place in vocal solo female category of the Florida League of Christian School’s Festival of the Academics and Arts Feb. 28 and March 1 at Southeastern University in Lakeland.
Manatee County schools dominated a state technology competition with five of six top-three finishes earned by Manatee County schools during the 35th annual Technology Student Association State Competition late February.