Area churches who are holding Vacation Bible schools:
Tunnel-Warren Chapel United Methodist Vacation Bible School; 6 to 8:30 p.m. each evening from Aug. 8 to 10; bible stories, crafts, songs, games and snacks at Tunnel, wiener roast/potluck at Warren Chapel on Wednesday, Aug. 11; all children ages 3 through sixth grade invited to attend; 374-5623 or 516-5884.
"Son Harvest," theme of Vacation Bible School, Aug. 8 to 11, will be sponsored by the Tunnel and Warren Chapel UM churches. There will be bible lessons, crafts, songs, games and refreshments each evening. Tunnel UMC will be hosting the VBS on Aug.8, 9 and 10. The final night will be held at Warren Chapel UMC and will include a program with music, followed by a wiener roast/potluck beginning at 6 p.m. Tunnel UMC is located about 5 miles west of Marietta on Ohio 550. Warren Chapel is located on Warren Chapel Road about 2 miles north of Ohio 550. All children ages three through sixth grade may attend. For information, contact (740) 374-5623 or (740) 516-5884.
Vacation Bible School will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Aug. 9 to 12, at City Soul Ministries, 1101 46th St., Vienna. For information contact (304) 916-0941.
"High Seas," theme for Vacation Bible School, will be held 9:30 a.m. to noon, Aug. 9 to 13, at Word of God Ministries, on Dixie Lane, Parkersburg. All children ages 4 through 12 are invited. Snacks will be provided. For more information call Sarah at (304) 699-2177.
"EGYPT: Joseph's Journey from Prison to Palace," theme of Vacation Bible School, from 5 to 8 p.m. each night from Aug. 9 to 13, St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 401 Scammel St., Marietta; participants will explore Pharaoh's palace, experience thrilling "real-life" dramas, play high-energy games, sample snacks, and hear music; a light supper will be served at 5 p.m.; to register, 373-1716.