Cantaloupe Celebration
    AUG. 16—Unity Baptist Church, 420 Fifth St., Braddock, will host the 78th Community Life Cantaloupe Celebration at 12:30 p.m. at 301 Meade St., Wilkinsburg. There will also be a Cantaloupe Sunday Celebration at 12 p.m., where patients from the four John Kane Regional Centers will be served a summer cantaloupe treat. For more information, call 412-271-3777.

Celebrity Bowling Night
    AUG. 16—The Central Development Corporation of Central Baptist Church, 2200 Wylie Ave., Hill District, will host its Celebrity Bowling Night at North Versailles Bowling Center, 356 Lincoln Highway, North Versailles. There will be bowling, urban style ballroom and line dancing, board games and more. Teams of four are welcomed. Registration is required by Aug. 2. For more information, call Renee Giles at 412-951-0544 or email

Women’s Conference
    AUG. 16—The King’s Daughters Women’s Ministry of Morning Star Baptist Church, 812 Oak St., West Mifflin, will host a Women’s Conference at 7 p.m. The three-day conference will include guest preachers Rev. Barbara Gunn, Rev. Earlene Coleman and Rev. Terry Pennybaker. There will also be a panel discussion on “Taking Off the Mask.” For more information, call 412-461-7861.

Baked Goods/Rummage Sale
    AUG. 17—Wayman Chapel AME Church, 1120 6th Ave., New Brighton, will host its Homemade Soup, Baked Goods and Rummage Sale from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Wayman Chapel Fellowship Hall. All are welcomed. There will also be a scrabble tournament on Aug. 19 at 6:30 p.m. There is a $25 entry fee. For more information, visit

Sweet Potato Festival
    AUG. 17—Payne Chapel AME Church, 601 Priscilla Ave., Duquesne, will host its Sweet Potato Festival at 10 a.m. The afternoon will include flea market shopping, food, fun, games and fellowship. Dishes will made from sweet potatoes. For more information, call 412-466-6662.

Open House/Registration
    AUG. 17—The Miracle Ministries/ Beaver Valley College of Theology, a satellite of North Carolina College of Theology, 115 Wilker St., Aliquippa, will host an Open House and Registration for the fall 2013-2014 semester from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Miracle School of Ministry, 702 Davis St., Aliquippa, Pa. For more information, call Corelia Armstead at 724-378-3224.

Church Anniversary
    AUG. 18—Antioch Baptist Church, 332 Elizabeth St., Sewickley, will celebrate their 123rd Anniversary at 10:45 a.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. J.V.A. Winsett. There will also be an afternoon service at 3:30 p.m. with Pastor Roy Simms. Dinner will be served immediately following the morning service. For more information, call 412-741-7688.

All Saints Day
    AUG. 18—Triedstone Baptist Church of Rankin, 18 Harriet St., Rankin, will host its All Saints Day at 11 a.m. The theme is “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart, and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and he shall direct thy paths.” The guest preacher will be Rev. Marshall Davis. There will also be a 3:30 p.m. service with guest preacher Rev. Christopher Conti, of First Baptist Church in Donora, Pa. For more information, call 412-271-3000 or visit

Church Anniversary
    AUG. 18—First Baptist Church of Midland, 106 5th St., Midland, Pa., will host a 100th Church Anniversary Service at 3 p.m. The celebration will feature guest Rev. Stephen Sullivan of Victory Fellowship in Cleveland, Ohio. There will also be a Celebration Banquet on Aug. 23 at 5 p.m. at The Fez in Aliquippa. The guest speaker will be Dr. Howard Washington of Second Baptist Church in Columbus, Ohio. A Homecoming Worship Service will take place on Aug. 25 at 10:15 a.m. For more information, call 724-643-5342.

Church Anniversary
    AUG. 18—Hope Chapel, 1028 Chartiers Ave., West End, will host its 10th Church Anniversary at 3:30 p.m. The guest preacher will be Rev. Katrina Organ of Beulah Baptist Church, in Beltzhoover. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 412-682-0243.

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