These church events have been suspended until further notice - PineCreek Journal

These church events have been suspended until further notice

Thursday, March 19, 2020 | 11:00 PM


EDITOR’S NOTE: In response to state guidelines to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, the following activities have been suspended or canceled.

St. Richard, St. Catherine of Sweden

The Catholic Community of St. Catherine of Sweden and St. Richard host a Lenten Fish Fry every Friday during Lent (except Good Friday) from 4 to 7 p.m. in the St. Catherine of Sweden social hall on Wildwood Road in Hampton.

Fish dinners offer a choice of baked or fried cod or steamed or batter baked shrimp and include two side dishes and dessert. Fish sandwiches, macaroni and cheese, fish and shrimp tacos, grilled cheese sandwiches, pizza, clam chowder and vegetarian salads are also available.

Senior citizens enjoy a discount on the fish and shrimp dinners, and all dinners served in the dining room from 4 to 5 p.m. receive a 10% discount. Takeout is available and includes a curbside pickup option for orders placed in advance.

Orders can be placed by calling the parish 412-486-6001 or through the parish website at stcatherineof sweden.org.

Epworth United Methodist

The United Methodist Women of Epworth United Methodist Church will host its annual salad/card party March 28, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. There will be baked goods, homemade jellies, a craft and gift table and door prizes. The cost to attend is $9 per person, or $8 for anybody 60 or older.

Reservations are required. Call 412-445-8943 to make a reservation.

The church is at 1300 Burchfield Road, Allison Park.

Trinity Evangelical

The high school youth of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Gibsonia will be holding their annual spaghetti dinner and basket auction fundraiser March 29. Dinner will include spaghetti and meatballs, salad, rolls, drinks, and dessert and will be served from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The cost is $8 for adults, $5 for children ages 4-12, and children ages 3 and under are free. Tickets will be available at the door. The dinner will feature many auction baskets with varying values and the auction will be ongoing throughout the dinner.

The dinner and auction benefit the church youth trip to the national Lutheran youth gathering in 2021 in Minneapolis.

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church is located at 3832 Gibsonia Road, Gibsonia.

St. Richard

The Guatemala Mission Group of St. Richard’s Church will be holding their fifth annual 5K Race/Walk on April 18, 9 a.m. at the North Park Swimming Pool. The race will raise money to support a very poor orphanage in Patzun, Guatemala. There will be food and auction baskets and strollers and dogs are welcome.

To register or to get more information: www.runsignup.com Search for “ Run Across Guatemala 5K”