Updated: February 20, 2013 6:05AM
Trinity Lutheran Church and School: 250 S. Indiana Ave.— Free communication-public relations workshop, 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 26; open to all area churches and ministries; reservations required, call Dennis Hodges at 793-3370 or email email@example.com.
Church of God in Christ, of Gary: 5718 W. 9th Ave. — Third annual “We Love Our Heritage” fundraiser banquet Sunday, Feb. 17, at the Chateau Banquet Hall and Catering, 530 W. 61st Ave., Merrillville, social hour 5 p.m., dinner 6; for tickets and souvenir advertising, call 682-7121 or 769-0115.
Ecumenical Committee of Northwest Indiana: Hosts a Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, at West Side Leadership Academy, 9th Avenue and Gerry Street, 977-2100.
The Metropolitan Baptist Church of Gary: 1920 Broadway — featuring Male Choir and Youth Choir, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, 882-3461.
New Mount Moriah Baptist Church: 1917 Carolina St. — Installation of officers and Rededication Service, 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, special guests are the Rev. William R. Collins and the Mount Zion Baptist Church of Hammond, 886-2555.
St. Barnabas in the Dunes: 601 Pottawatomie Trail — Soup-and-salad fundraiser 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26; $5, eat in or carry out; proceeds benefit local schools and the community; 938-2834.
St. Andrew Church: 801 W. 73rd Ave. — all-you-can-eat soup kitchen and salad bar, bake sale; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27; adults $6, seniors $5, children $3, carry-out quart $6 and pint $3, benefits Deacon George Modrak Tuition Assistance Fund, 662-2437
Our Lake of Sorrows Church: 356 W. 700 North —The Altar and Rosary and Holy Name Society all-you-can-eat soup-and-salad fundraiser, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, adult meals $6, children meals are available., 759-2400
Church of the Four Seasons United Methodist: 9100 E. 109th Ave. — Blood drive from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3, at the church, 988-2744.
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