May 3, 2013

Faith Briefs: May 3, 2013


---- — Dinner-theater event benefits youth group

PLATTSBURGH — North Country Alliance Church’s Drama for the King invites the public to a dinner theater presentation called “Cindy and the Godfather” at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at the City Recreation Center Community Room, 52 U.S. Oval.

Attendees will be served a pork loin dinner with all the fixings while they watch (and interact with) the play. The dinner is catered by The Great Adirondack Soup Company.

Tickets are $12, with proceeds benefitting the church Youth Group for their trip to Life 2013. Call Cindi at 565-6556 to purchase tickets. Call Barbara at 314-1811 or Amy at 643-8615 for information, or visit

Christian School hosting open house

PLATTSBURGH — Lakeshore Christian School, 4635 Route 9, is hosting an open house from 10 a.m. until noon Friday, May 10.

The public is invited to see the facilities, meet the teachers and view a video presentation describing the unique individualized curriculum offered at Lakeshore. Children age 4 to 6 are invited to attend with their parents. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call the school office at 563-4098.

Worship time change announced

CROWN POINT — The Crown Point United Methodist Church will change its morning worship hour to 9:30 a.m. starting Sunday, May 5.

Worship will be at that new time until Dec. 29. The church is at 352 S. Main St.

Community Fellowship Dinner planned

TICONDEROGA — All are welcome to the next Free Community Fellowship Dinner at the First United Methodist Church here. The dinner is from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Sunday, May 5.

The theme is “Chili Cook-Off.” Several varieties of chili will be available, from mild to “two-alarm,” and meat and vegetarian varieties. Homemade corn bread, biscuits, salad, desserts and beverages will also be available. High chairs, booster seats and a child-friendly menu will also be available, as will take-outs.

While there is no charge, a free-will donation can be made.

UUF holding musical, pictorial program

PLATTSBURGH — The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship presents “Arches Overhead,” a musical and pictorial program of 525 images by Lee Clark, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, at 4 Palmer St.

The presentation is billed as a sensory journey through Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park with others from New Mexico and Colorado.

The event is free and open to the public.

Annual ‘Run for the Son’ benefit ride set for May 11

BEEKMANTOWN — The Christian Motorcyclists Association, Adirondacks Forgiven Chapter 1172, is hosting its annual “Run for the Son” benefit ride and barbecue on Saturday, May 11.

The event will be held at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1466, 327 Spellman Road, Beekmantown. Registration is from 9 to 10 a.m., with the ride starting at 10:30 a.m.

The ride and barbecue costs $15 per bike. The charge for a non-rider is $5. Children under age 12 are admitted free.

There will be live music and hot food served at noon. The event is open to the public.

For more information, call Matt at 534-2556.