This includes crafts, games, food and movies. This is for children ages 5-12. For questions, contact Ms. Sheila at 410-285-7367, or the church office at 410-284-6840. • Feb. 16 is Boy Scouts Sunday. If you are currently a scout, wear your uniform to church. If you were a scout years ago, wear a uniform or symbol proudly to church. Troop 314 now meets at New Light. Members of the troop will be assisting in the service. • A New Light fundraiser will be held at Boulevard Diner on Feb. 17 from 2-9 p.m. Be sure and let the wait staff know that you are there for the New Light fundraiser. A portion of each tab will be donated to New Light. • New Light crafters will not meet on Feb. 25 or March 17. • A Mardi Gras Donut Dinner will be held Feb. 25. Dinner is at 6:30 p.m. and worship is at 7:30 p.m. {span}Starting with celebration turning to Ash Wednesday on Wednesday including imposition of Ashes.• Ash Wednesday is Feb. 26 from 7-9 a.m. and again from 4-6 p.m. Ashes to Go will be held in the parking lot. Worship will begin at noon. • Crafters meet every Tuesday. • New Light Lutheran Church will hold an Ash Wednesday Mass service on Feb. 26 from 7-9 a.m. Ashes to Go will take place in the parking lot from 4-6 p.m. Worship will be at noon. Essex United Methodist Church 524 Maryland Avenue 410-686-2867 • Essex UMC is hosting a Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner on March 14 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. The menu will consist of corned beef, cabbage, parsley potatoes, carrots, green beans, desserts and beverages. The cost for adults is $13 ($14 for carry-out), and $5 for children ages 7-12. Children under seven eat free. For more information, contact the church office by phone at 410-686-2867, or by email at Sacred Heart of Mary 6736 Youngstown Avenue 410-633-2828 • Join Sacred Heart of Mary in the Lower Church Hall on Feb. 16 for a home-cooked breakfast after Mass, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. The menu will include all-you-can-eat pancakes, eggs, sausage, coffee, hot tea, water, orange juice and milk. The cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children 12 years old and under. Bring the whole family for a delicious and affordable Sunday breakfast. All are welcome. • Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Sacred Heart of Mary at the church’s annual St. Patrick’s Dinner and Dance on March 14 from 7 p.m.-midnight. Bring all of your friends and enjoy a delicious buffet with corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, green beans, rolls and butter, cupcakes, beer, soda, water, coffee and hot tea. Entertainment will be provided by the one and only DJ Scott Cash. Tickets are $25 for a full night of fun, food, drinking, dancing and entertainment. For tickets, please call 410-633-2828, or visit the Pastorate Office at 6736 Youngstown Ave. • Sacred Heart of Mary will hold Ash Wednesday Mass services on Feb. 26 at 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. Our Lady of Fatima 6400 East Pratt Street 410-633-6315 • Our Lady of Fatima will host Ash Wednesday Mass services on Feb. 26. The first service of the day will start at 8:15 a.m. Liturgy of Word and Ashes will begin at 2:30 p.m. A service will be held in English at 6 p.m., and a service held in Spanish will begin at 7:30 p.m. St. Rita Church 2907 Dunleer Road 410-284-0388 • St. Rita Church will host two Ash Wednesday Mass services on Feb. 26. The first service begins at 8 a.m. and the second service begins at noon. • St. Rita Church is hosting a little girl’s Princess Party in Brother deSales Hall at Our Lady of Fatima Church, 6400 Pratt St., on Feb. 22 from 1-3 p.m. Princesses can bring their own kings and queens. Invite your friends and their royal adults, too. Belle, played by Dundalk High School student Teresa Pouncey, was the honored guest at last year’s princess party. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet a real princess, indulge in story time, create royal crafts, enjoy royal treats, participate in a princess parade and much more. Tickets are available for $15 per person (adults and children). Call the Pastorate Office at 410-284-0388. Tickets must be purchased by Feb. 18 to guarantee your seats. St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran Church 1803 Dundalk Avenue 410-633-5374 • The church will hold its Annual Prayer Breakfast on March 7, beginning at 9 a.m. The speaker will be Pastor Arwyn Goghl. Entertainment will be provided by Helping Up Mission Choir and Band. The cost for the breakfast is a $7 donation.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF DUNDALK 100 St. Helena Ave. 410-282-4256 (At the corner of Dundalk Avenue)

• Sunday School begins at 9 a.m. Sunday Worship Service begins at 10:30 a.m.

• Sunday Evening Bible Study is weekly at 6 p.m.

• Grief Share meets on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Please contact the church at 410.282.4256 for additional information.

• Camel Knees — a Wednesday Prayer Time is weekly at 7 p.m. except for the 3rd Wednesday of the month there is a Business Meeting at 6:30 p.m. when there are 31 days in a month.

• Ladies Multi-Focus Group is every third Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m. in the Conference Room except in July and August.

• Saturday Prayer Time is on the last Saturday of each month from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Please contact the church office for additional information.

FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH OF GRAY MANOR 212 Oakwood Road 410-284-6657

• Church Services — 8:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

• Sunday School for all ages — 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

• Contemporary Service is the fourth Sunday of the month.

Bible Study. All are welcome. If interested, e-mail for further details.

GRACELAND UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 6714 Youngstown Ave. 410-633-8799

• Sunday School is at 9:30 a.m. Worship is at 11 a.m.

• Contemporary Praise Service: The fifth Sunday of any month that has five Sundays. The church will have a contemporary praise service on March 29, beginning at 11 a.m.

• The church will host a sauerbeef and dumpling dinner on Feb. 22 from noon-6 p.m. For those who don’t care for sauerbeef, there will be a limited number of roast beef dinners. The event will also have a cold buffet, rolls, butter, coffee (regular and decaffeinated), iced tea and a free dessert with dinner. The cost is $15 for adults, $8 for children ages 6-12 and children under five years old eat free. For more information, call Wesley Sanders at 443-677-4660, or Pastor Dan at 410-335-7154.

GRACEWAY CHURCH 2660 Yorkway 410-284-7081

• Coffee and fellowship each Sunday morning in the church fellowship hall from 10-10:45 a.m. Worship at 11 a.m.

• Bible study each Wednesday at 7 p.m. We are currently studying the book of Leviticus. All are invited.

• First and third Fridays of the month, we have GraceWay Coffeehouse Fellowship at GraceWay Cafe. Fellowship through live music, coffee, open mic, and prayer. Free of charge. All are invited. 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

• English as a Second Language (ESL) and Computer classes/computer lab at the church each Saturday at 10 a.m. If interested, please call 682-556-1500 to register. Follow us on Facebook or


• English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at the church on Mondays from 6:30 p.m., Thursdays from noon to 2 p.m. and Sundays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

NEW LIGHT LUTHERAN CHURCH 2120 Dundalk Ave. 410-284-6840

• We invite you to worship with us each Sunday: 9:00 a.m. for our Amazing Praise Worship Service and at 11:00 a.m. for our Amazing Grace Worship Service. We enjoy meeting new friends and hope that you will have a welcoming and blessed visit. Our visitors are always welcome to join any and all of New Light’s activities. All are welcome!

• Adult Bible Study on Sundays at 10:10 a.m. will not be held in February. We will notify when it starts up again this winter.

• Bible study at the Hard Yacht Café at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays. Studying the BOOK OF EXODUS. All are welcome!

• Sunday School is every Sunday at 10:15 a.m. All children are welcome.

• Bible Study at the Hard Yacht Cafe is every Tuesday at 10 a.m.

• Activity Time at New Light with Ms. Sheila is held on Saturdays from 3-4 p.m. in the hospitality room. This