Christian concert series at Galion downtown gazebo Aug. 27

GARAGE SALE — Community Christian Church, 6195 Ohio 19, in Galion will hold the annual garage sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Aug. 18 and 19 and from 9 a.m. to noon on Aug. 20. Proceeds support the church’s ministries and service projects.

SUMMER FEST — A free Contemporary Christian Concert Series is planned at the Gazebo in uptowne Galion on Aug. 27. The concert lineup includes 3 p.m.; In His Name; 4 p.m.: Martin and Danean; 5 p.m.: Mike Bumgardner; 6 p.m.: Ben Skaggs; 7 p.m.: RACE Ministries; 8 p.m.: Back to Eden; and 9 p.m.: Created Music Project. For information, call 419-566-0201.

Free meal: Trinity Lutheran Church, 291 N. Union St., will serve a free community meal from 5-6 p.m. on Aug. 25th. All are invited.

MUSIC FEST — First United Methodist Church of Crestline, 202 N. Thoman St., will host a Music Fest on Aug. 27, starting at 4 p.m. Musical Acts include the “Hymns of Dixie”, “The Stovers”, Luke Rietschlin and Katie, along with Pastor Becky, Joe Clark and Andy Muntis. This is a free event. Donations of Clorox wipes, tissues, pencils and paper will be taken for teachers in Crestline. Bring a lawn chair. There will be food, kid activities and more.

GOOD HOPE CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL has two openings for 2016-2017 in the 3- and 4-year-old combination class. The class meets from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Tuition assistance is available. The first day of class is Aug. 29.

Enrollment forms may be picked up at the Good Hope Lutheran Church Office, 129 W. Charles St., Bucyrus or at For information, call 419-562-0286.

FOOD PANTRY — St. Paul United Methodist Church, 746 Cherry St., third Saturday of each month. Galion residents only, and bring a photo ID and proof of residency (phone,utility bill, etc.)

COMMUNITY OUTREACH DINNER — St. Paul United Methodist Church, 746 Cherry St., 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., Aug. 31. The outreach dinners are always the last Wednesday of the month. Donations are accepted to help pay for the event. Carry out is available. No home delivery is planned.

GOD’S LITTLE ACRE MARKET — God’s Little Acre Market will take place every Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the parking lot of First Presbytarian Church, 240 S. Market St., in Galion. For more information contact Sharon Landes at 419-845-3540.

Staff report