Feeding students: The Caring Cupboard, begun in August to provide needy Jefferson County schoolchildren with shelf-stable foods on weekends, operates from the back entryway of Shepherdstown Lutheran Church’s parish house.
The church is seeking food and monetary donations, which may be dropped off at the Parish House, 110 N. King St., 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday to Thursday or mailed to P.O. Box 2008 Shepherdstown, WV 25443.
To volunteer, call Karra Cubellis at 304-870-7266.
Free food for the needy: A free soup kitchen will be held at the Mt. Zion Methodist Church, 305 S. Charles St., every third Saturday of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Spring handbell concert: The handbell choirs of the Charles Town Presbyterian Church will present a spring concert on Sunday starting at 7 p.m. in the church sanctuary. An offering will be received to refurbish the bells. All are invited.
Homeless Coalition retreat: On May 18, from 5 to 9 p.m., the Jefferson County Homeless Coalition will have a planning and organizational retreat at St. James Catholic Church in Charles Town, in the downstairs social hall. Come with ideas, and energy to share. Bring a bag supper for yourself.
Annual Rockfish dinner: Leetown United Methodist Church in Kearneysville will be hosting their second annual rockfish dinner on May 19 from 4 to 7 p.m. The menu will consist of baked rockfish, green beans, redskin potatoes, cole slaw, dessert, coffee or iced tea. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 12 and under. For questions, call the church office at 304-725-8304.
Church yard sale: New Street United Methodist Church in Shepherdstown will be having a yard sale on May 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. In addition to yard sale items, baked goods will also be available. Beginning at 11 a.m. lunch will be served in the church dining room. The public is invited to come and enjoy the day. For details, call 304-876-2362.
Special singers to perform in Millville: Gospel Singers James and Starla Dean, former singers with Kevin Spencer and Friends will be the guest singers at the Millville Pentecoastal Church, 226 Millville Rd., Millville, on May 19 at 6 p.m. All are welcome. A freewill offering will be received. For questions, call 304-725-5155 or e-mail email@example.com.
Homeless Coalition monthly meeting: The Jefferson County Homeless Coalition will have its regular monthly meeting on May 22 at 7 p.m. in the board room of Jefferson County Community Ministries.
Special weekend at Samples Manor Church of God: A special outdoor service will be held on June 1 at 7:30 p.m. with preaching by the Rev. Jeff Dismore. Various groups will be singing with dinner on June 2 from 1 to 5 p.m. Danny Figins will be singing and Pastor Kenny Johnson will be preaching on June 3 starting at 7 p.m. All are welcome. For details, 304-616-1437.