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July 24, 2016

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Posted: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 12:00 am

DICKINSON

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church will celebrate Easter Holy Week with the following events at 4613 state Highway 3:

• Holy Communion with Anointing at 6 p.m. today;

• Maundy Thursday service with Holy Communion, 7 p.m.;

• Good Friday: Stations of the Cross at noon and Good Friday Liturgy, 7 p.m.;

• Great Easter Vigil, 6 a.m. Sunday;

• Breakfast and Egg Hunt, 7:30 a.m. Sunday;

• Holy Communion Service, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday; and

• Reception and Egg Hunt, 11:45 a.m. Sunday.

For information, call 281-337-1833 or visit www.ht-d.org.


 

LA MARQUE

St. Michael’s Episcopal Church will celebrate Easter Holy Week with the following events at 1601 Lake Road:

• Seder Supper, conducted by Rabbi Jimmy Kessler, at 6 p.m. today;

• Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m.;

• Good Friday service at noon and 6 p.m.;

• Easter vigil service at 6:30 p.m. Saturday; and

• Easter worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday.

For information, call 409-935-3559.


 

SANTA FE

St. John’s Lutheran Church will have its Maundy Thursday service at 5:30 p.m. Thursday and Good Friday service at 5:30 p.m. at 13136 state Highway 6.

For information, call 409-925-3093.


 

LA MARQUE

Trinity Lutheran Church will have its Maundy Thursday service at 6 p.m. Thursday and a continental breakfast at 9 a.m. and Easter Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m. at 2024 12th Ave.

For information, call 409-935-6004.


 

TEXAS CITY

First Presbyterian Church will observe Holy Week with a Maundy Thursday service at 6 p.m. at 1112 Seventh St. N.

For information, call 409-945-2931.


 

HITCHCOCK

First United Methodist Church will celebrate Easter Week at 7127 Methodist Way (across from Stewart Elementary School) with the following events:

• Holy Thursday Service, 7 p.m.;

• Good Friday service, Noon;

• Community Easter egg Hunt with Mr. and Mrs. Easter Rabbit, 10 a.m. Saturday; and

• Easter worship service, 10:45 a.m. Sunday.

For information, call 409-256-6101.


 

HITCHCOCK

The Hitchcock Chamber of Commerce will have an Easter Bake Sale fundraiser from 9 a.m. until sold out Friday in the lobby of Texas First Bank, 8028 state Highway 6.

If you would like to donate baked goods, take to the bank by 9 a.m. Friday.

Proceeds will benefit the Hitchcock High School Scholarship Fund.

Call Bobbie Sander, 409-986-6101, JoAnn Robinson, 409-986-5036, or Monica Cantrell, 409-986-9224.


 

GALVESTON

In honor of Good Friday, Greater Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church will be selling fish dinners from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 29 at 3506 Ave. N1/2.

Dinners are $8 each.

The church also will present The Seven Sayings of Jesus on the Cross program featuring local pastors at 7 p.m. Friday.

For information, call 409-763-5586.


 

HITCHCOCK

All Saints Episcopal Church will have its Good Friday service at noon and its Easter service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at 10416 state Highway 6.

For information, call 409-925-2544.


 

GALVESTON

Second Christian Church will have its annual Good Friday Sunset Service at 6 p.m. at 2801 Ave. K.

The Rev. J.C. Williams will be the speaker.

The public is welcome.


 

KEMAH

The Kemah Boardwalk will celebrate Easter Weekend with an array of events Friday through Sunday on the Kemah Boardwalk.

Visitors will get to decorate Easter egg cookies and take pictures with the Easter Bunny, and children 8 and younger can participate in the Bunny Hop egg hunt.

For information, visit www.kemahboardwalk.com.


 

TEXAS CITY

Temple Baptist Church will have its Resurrection Musical at 7 p.m. Friday at 1200 22nd St. N.

“The Night Before Easter” is the theme.

Call 409-945-5915.


 

DICKINSON

New Directions Baptist Church will have its Youth Easter program at 7 p.m. Friday and its Easter Sunrise service at 6 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday at 4601 FM 517.

For information, call 281-534-7333.


 

LA MARQUE

Faith Bible Church will have its Easter egg Hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday at 1133 Delany Road.

For information, call 409-996-0921.


 

KEMAH

The city of Kemah will have its Easter “Egg-Stravaganza!” at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Jimmy Walker Community Center, 800 Harris Ave.

Parents can take their cameras to take photos with the Easter Bunny.

Free goody bags will be given away to children 8 and younger.

There also will be a petting zoo, games, prizes, candy and more.

Visit visitkemahtx.com.


 

GALVESTON

The Oak Tree Social and Charity Club will have an Easter egg Hunt from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at Jack Johnson Park, 2627 Ave. M.

The event is free and open to children 12 and younger.


 

LA MARQUE

The American Legion Post No. 554 will have its Children’s Easter egg Hunt at 1 p.m. Saturday at 1650 state Highway 3 S.

The event is for children ages 12 and younger.

Call 281-332-8733.


 

DICKINSON

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 6378 and its Ladies Auxiliary will have its annual Easter egg Hunt at 1 p.m. Saturday at 5204 state Highway 3.

The Easter Bunny will be there along with refreshments, prizes and more for children ages 0-10.

For information, call 281-299-2338.


 

GALVESTON

Compton Memorial Church of God in Christ will have its communitywide Easter egg Hunt from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at 2628 Ball Ave.

For information, call 409-762-9153.


 

TEXAS CITY

The Dirty South Riders and U Can’t Touch This will have its annual Easter egg Hunt at 2 p.m. Saturday at 4518 FM 1765.

Prizes will be awarded, and free hot dogs, chips, drinks, crawfish and more will be provided.

Attendees should take their own lawn chairs.

For information, call 409-457-7046.


 

CRYSTAL BEACH

The 23rd annual Beach Sunrise Service, sponsored by the Bolivar Peninsula Ministerial Alliance, will be at Latitude’s, turn off state Highway 87 on West Lane, then proceed to the beach.

Attendees should take their own lawn chair or golf cart.

There will be a community choir directed by Sandy Cook and free breakfast at First Baptist Church afterward.


 

TEXAS CITY

Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church will have its Easter Sunrise service at 8 a.m. March 31st at 316 S. Pine Road.

The youth department also will have its annual Easter program at 6:30 p.m. Friday.

The public is invited.

For information, call 409-938-0173.


 

LA MARQUE

Paul’s Union Church will celebrate Easter Sunday with breakfast at 8:30 a.m. and service at 9:30 a.m. at 1709 S. Oak St.

The choir will present their cantata, and the children also will present their program on Easter Sunday.

For information, call 409-599-3423.


 

GALVESTON

Coastal Community Church will celebrate Easter with four worship services at 9 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday at 426 Winnie St.

The public is invited.

For information, visit discovercoastal.org.


 

HITCHCOCK

Greater New Light Missionary Baptist Church will have its Easter morning service at 9 a.m. Sunday at 6538 Martin Luther King Blvd.

Sunday school will start at 8 a.m. Breakfast will be served after the Easter service.

If you need transportation, call 409-316-9690 or 409-986-7577.


 

SANTA FE

St. John’s Lutheran Church will have its Easter Celebration starting with a worship service at 9 a.m., Easter brunch, 10 a.m., and an Easter egg hunt will be immediately after the brunch Sunday at 13136 state Highway 6.

The public is welcome.


 

LA MARQUE

Highland Baptist Church will have its Easter worship service at 9:45 a.m., “It Is Finished,” Easter Cantata at 10:55 a.m., and an Easter egg Hunt at noon Sunday at 2908 Cedar Drive.

The public is welcome.

For information, call 409-938-8441.


 

GALVESTON

Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church will have its Resurrection Day service at 11 a.m. Sunday at 2127 37th St.

The public is welcome to attend.

For information, call 409-763-2853.


 

TEXAS CITY

St. John Missionary Baptist Church will have its Easter program at 11 a.m. and its second annual mission program at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 309 Texas St.

Shirley Williams Young will be the guest speaker at the mission program.

For information, call 409-599-8847.


 

GALVESTON

Moody Gardens will have its annual Easter in Gardens Egg Hunt at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday in the Oleander Bowl, 7 Hope Blvd.

The free event is for ages 12 and younger.

The festivities also will include games for prizes, face painting and a petting zoo. The Easter Bunny also will be there to take pictures.

Call 800-582-4673.


 

HITCHCOCK

God’s Rainbow Baptist Church will have a special Easter service at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 6402 O’Brien St.

Prophetess C’Ella Blevins, from Randle Temple Church of God in Christ, will be the guest speaker.

For information, call 409-945-3774 or 409-599-1060.