Monthly Community Sing

Volunteers at Grove Assembly of God the monthly gospel sing, at 6 p.m., Saturday, June 24, at the church, 29080 South 637 Road (east Highway 10), Grove.

The event will include a mix of gospel and contemporary music. Singers/groups are encouraged to take part. This month's featured signers is New Harvest, a group based in Spavinaw.

For more information, persons interested may call Bud Keith at 417-775-4121 or Pastor Tony Wisdom at 918-344-0619.

Live Music Event

A live music concert, at Mt. Hermon Church, east of Jay, will take place beginning at 6 p.m., on Saturday, June 24.

The event, which is free, includes performances by Clancy Davis at 6:30 p.m., and Sojourner at 7 p.m. A love offering will be taken for the artists.

The church is located at 18035 East 420 Road, Jay. For more information, persons interested may call 918-253-4111.

Splash Bash at Cornerstone

Volunteers at Cornerstone Church, Grove, will host a Splash Bash: Family Fun in the Sun from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 24, at the church, 501 South Main, Grove.

The event is free and open to the public. It will include water games, a dunk tank, hot dogs, ice cream and more.

Parents are encouraged to accompany their children and play together. Vouchers will be given for a family fun day prize package for each family who is able to return to worship the next morning at 10:15 a.m.

For more information, persons interested may call 918-786-6164 or visit www.csgrove.com.

Faith & Freedom Concert

Volunteers from LifePoint Fellowship in Kansas, will host the Faith and Freedom Concert, beginning at 3 p.m., Saturday, July 1, at the church.

The event includes Stars Go Dim, We are Messengers, Sarah Reeves, DaMar, Delco Boys and Beautiful Feet.

The event will also include a variety of activities, food vendors and more.

The church is located on Mason Street in Kansas. For more information, persons interested may call 918-868-4160.

Patriotic Cantata at Cleora UMC

Members of the Cleora United Methodist Church choir will present a patriotic cantata: America, Voice of Freedom, A Vision for the Future, at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, June 2, at Cleora UMC.

The event will provide a salute to the Armed Forces, give thanks for God’s blessings and sing of the hopes and dreams for the country - and others - as well as include music of peace.

The church is located at 451154 East 295 Road, Afton, next door to the Cleora Public Schools.

For more information, persons interested may call 918-256-3665.

First UMC's Freedom Fest

On Monday, July 3, members of First United Methodist Church, Grove, will host the fourth annual "Freedom Fest" an All-Church Independence Day Celebration, beginning at 7 p.m., at the church located at 1005 Leisure Road, Grove.

The event will include games for small children, and outdoor viewing of the City of Grove's Wolf Creek Park fireworks display.

Participants are encouraged to enter the property using the paved drives from Leisure Lane, and bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. The event will include music by the church's praise band and bounce houses for kids.

The venue is designed to be a family-friendly setting to view the fireworks. Participants are asked to refrain from smoking. In keeping with city ordinances, no alcohol or fireworks will be permitted at the site.

ONGOING EVENTS

Bluegrass Jam at St. Andrew's

Musicians of all ages are invited to take part in the weekly Bluegrass Jam from 6 to 9 p.m., every Monday, at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Grove.

All ages and levels of ability are welcome. The event is open to the whole family.

People are encouraged to participate or sit back and listen. Free coffee and water are provided.

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church is located at 555 East Third Street, Grove. For more information, persons interested may contact Rev. Dr. David L. Bridges at 918-786-4113 or frdavid@standrewsgrove.org.

Grand Lake Senior Friends

The Grand Lake Senior Friends meets from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., every Thursday, at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Grove. It includes games, crafts, music and lunch.

For more information, persons may call Fran Rahn at 918-786-4113 or Fr. David Bridges at 918-801-2203.

Taste of Grace

Taste Of Grace, a free soup outreach ministry, organized by members of Grace Presbyterian Church, Grove, will take place from 4:30 to 6 p.m., every Wednesday, at the church.

The event is designed to provide soup to anyone, no questions asked. No preaching, just "made from scratch soup."

For more information, persons interested may call 918-786-6191. Grace Presbyterian Church is located at Fourth and Main, Grove.

Caring Kitchen/Feed My Sheep

Volunteers with The Caring Kitchen and Feed My Sheep have combined efforts to provide their services on the same day.

The Caring Kitchen, now located at 11th and Washbourne, in Jay, will be open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays, while Feed My Sheep will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m, across the roadway in its facility.

Caring Kitchen 2.0 will provide a nutritious meal once a week in its new location in Jay. Feed My Sheep will provide a food pantry for those in need on the same day.

The combined operation is designed to allow the two organizations to join forces in order to serve members of the community. 

Treasure Quest at Cornerstone

Students Kindergarten to Sixth Grade are invited to participate in Treasure Chest, every Sunday at 10:15 a.m. at Cornerstone Church, Grove.

The event includes a variety of activities for students to take part in, while their parents are in morning worship.

The church is located at 501 South Main, Grove. For more information, persons interested may call 918-786-6164.