Local churches prepare for Vacation Bible School

Veto Presbyterian Church

Veto Presbyterian Church Vacation Bible School will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 8 through Thursday, June 12. The theme this year will be Gangway to Galilee.

For more information or to register call 678-2081.

Faith Bible Church

International Spy Academy will be the theme for Vacation Bible School at Faith Bible Church from 6 to 9 p.m., June 16 through 20. The program by Answers in Genesis is filled with fun mysteries for ages 2 to 12th grade. There will be action games, top secret snacks, classified crafts, and more. The mission is to uncover the clues that lead to the one true God who is the Creator of all. The church is located at 118 W. 9th St., Williamstown.

For information or transportation: (304) 375-4877

First Baptist Church of Marietta

God and Me At Sea, a VBS fair for the entire family will be held on the Marietta College lawn on Saturday, June 21 from 11 a.m to 2 p.m for story time, crafts, games, food, sno cones, cotton candy and more. The first 50 to RSVP will receive a free gift bag.

Call First Baptist Church of Marietta for details at 373-1273.

Gilman United Methodist Church

“Where Kids Stand Tall for God” will be the theme for Vacation Bible School at Gilman United Methodist Church from 6 to 8:30 p.m., July 20 through July 24. It is open to the public for ages 4 through 5th grade.

For information call 373-6478.

North Hills Baptist Church

Agency D3: Discover, Decide, Defend will be the theme for Vacation Bible School at North Hills Baptist Church. It will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m., June 9 to 13. All children kindergarten through 6th grade are invited.

Trinity United Methodist Church

Trinity United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School. This years theme will be Duck Dynasty. Come join us for a wonderful time and fellowship as we learn about faith thur the Robertson’s! June 16 to June 20 from 6-8pm and a Picnic on June 21 starting at noon. Any questions, please call 304-428-4547 or email trinityyouthdirector@yahoo.com

Porterfield Baptist Church

“Weird Animals – Where Jesus’ Love Is One-of-a-kind” will be the theme for Bible School at Porterfield Baptist Church to be held June 16 to 20 from 9 a.m. to noon. Kick-off will be June 15 at the 11 a.m. service. Hope you will join us. The church is located at the corner of Hollywood Drive and Schoolhouse Road. just off Ohio 339 and 7. Ages 4 through 6th grades will “Take a walk on the wild side” with new friends, experiments, untamed games, snacks, surprising adventures and music.

For information: (740) 423-8442.

Twin Rivers Baptist Church

Theme of this year’s Vacation Bible School at Twin Rivers Baptist Church is “International Spy Academy: Agents For the One True God.” Sessions will be conducted from 6:30 to 9 p.m. each evening Monday through Friday, June 16 to 20, at the church for children from 3 years old through sixth-graders. Nightly activities will include a group assembly time, followed by classes with lessons for the various age groups and snacks.

Twin Rivers Baptist Church is at 110 D.A.V. Road, off Ohio 821, just 300 yards north of Exit 6 off Interstate 77.

For information or transportation: 376-0440.