RICHLAND -- Jericho Road Ministries is holding registrations from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday for its annual spring break clothing distribution.
Register at 2500 Jericho Road in Richland, just off Queensgate Drive.
Proof of household income and identification is required for each family member. Identification for children can include their Social Security card, medical card or school ID card.
For more information, call 627-0750.
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Christian band plans Kennewick event
Koin, a band from Milwaukee, Wis., playing traditional Christian music will give a free concert at 7 p.m. March 12 at King of Kings Lutheran Church, on the corner of Edison Street and Fifth Avenue, in Kennewick.
For more information on the band go to www.koinemusic.com.
New Hope plans fundraiser at TRAC
PASCO -- The New Hope Missionary Baptist Church of Pasco is sponsoring a Gospel Brunch and Extravaganza at 10 a.m. March 31 at TRAC in Pasco.
The event will include a meal, live music, several door prizes and a grand prize.
Gospel music will be provided by recording artist Pamela Kinsey, the New Hope Church Choir and The Pasco Ephesus Seventh-day Adventist Praise Team.
Tickets are $30 each, or $240 for a table of eight.
Tickets can be bought at Fantastic Sam's, 1220 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick, 735-3858, or at Touch Wellness Center,203 N. Dennis St., Suite E, Kennewick, 783-8388. Deadline to purchase tickets is March 21.
The event is a fundraiser to benefit the church's outreach ministries, which provide hot meals for the sick and shut-ins, food care boxes during the holidays, clothing for those in need, home care visits, nursing home visits, ministerial services programs for prisons, highway cleanup, community vacation Bible school and other assistance to those in need.
For more information, call Elouise Sparks at 509-546-1573.
New Hope to give away food baskets to needy
KENNEWICK -- New Hope Community Church will give away food baskets Monday on a first-come, first-served basis from 8 to 11 a.m.
The church is at 731 Columbia Center Blvd., Suite 124, across the street from Applebee's in Kennewick.
Recipients need three pieces of identification or be part of a state or federal program to receive assistance.
For more information, call 735-6064.
'Rediscovering Paul' lectures set in March
RICHLAND -- The Shalom United Church of Christ in Richland is sponsoring a series of lectures and workshops March 16-17 on "Rediscovering Paul."
The lectures will be given by two New Testament scholars, both members of the Jesus Seminar. They are Bernard Brandon Scott, professor at Phillips Theological Seminary, and Roy W. Hoover, professor emeritus of religion at Whitman College.
Cost is $75 for the series.
The lectures will be at the church, 505 McMurray St., Richland.
To register, go to www.westarinstitute.org or mail a check to Richard Nordgren, 1105 Putnam St., Richland, WA 99354. For more information send an email to Jandkdyson@aol.com.
Dinner fundraiser to benefit teen shelter
KENNEWICK -- The Interfaith Youth Group is organizing a Dinner and Dessert Dash fundraiser March 24 for My Friend's Place, an overnight shelter in Kennewick for teens ages 13 to 17.
The event begins at 6 p.m. at Shalom United Church of Christ, 505 McMurray St., in Richland.
Evening activities include bidding against one another for the choicest desserts.
Tickets are $25 or $20 each if a table of eight is reserved. Tickets are available at The Bookworm, 701 A The Parkway, or Adventures Underground, 1391 George Washington Way, both in Richland.
For more information, or to donate a dessert, contact Kim Schwartz, 509-619-1407, or email email@example.com.
Pregnancy Network fundraiser set March 29
RICHLAND -- Enjoy free appetizers and desserts while helping babies and their parents during the Tri-Cities Pregnancy Network annual fundraising gala March 29.
The event, Making a Difference -- One Life at a Time, runs 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Bethel Church, 600 Shockley Road, Richland.
Keynote speaker will be Melinda Delahoyde, president of Care Net, the largest network of pregnancy centers in North America.
Tri-Cities Pregnancy Network provides emotional and spiritual support to help women and men choose life for their babies and healthier lifestyles for themselves.
For more information or to register, go to www.TCPNetwork.org. Or call Jeanette Remington, 946-1190.