Churches plan Vacation Bible School

Emmanuel Baptist Church

SIDNEY — Emmanuel Baptist Church, 920 Sixth Ave., Sidney, will be hsting a Vacation Bible School on June 5-9 for ages kindergarten through sixth-grade. The event will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

The theme for the week is “Submerge” as participants will be going under the sea to explore God’s word. There will be Bible stories, crafts, music, games and refreshments.

For the mission project, participants should bring nonperishable food items, which will be given to the local food pantries.

Preregistration will be held on June 4 from noon until 4 p.m.

For more information, call 419-738-8715 or the church, 937-492-0077.

Pasco United Methodist Church

PASCO — Pasco United Methodist Church will be hosting “Cave Quest” Vacation Bible School from July 17-21 from 6 to 8 p.m.

Participants will explore the rock-solid foundation of Jesus’s love with songs, games, treats and make a few crafts. They will build on Bible truths that will help them understand how they can face everyday challenges with Jesus’s provision of hope, courage, direction, love and his power.

On Sunday, July 24, the children will take part in a program at 10:30 a.m. at the church. Final celebration for all who participated during VBS will have an evening with snacks at the Sidney Municipal Pool at 7 p.m.

Parents, grandparents and friends can call 937-368-255 to register their children ages 4 through sixth-grade.

North Broadway Church of Christ

SIDNEY — The North Broadway Church of Christ has announced the theme for this year’s Vacation Bible School. It is titled “Deep Sea Discovery” and each lesson is geared toward the idea that God is with us no matter where we are.

The Vacation Bible School will be held June 6-10 and is for the ages of pre-school through teenagers. Each night of VBS will start at 6 p.m. and will end at 8 p.m. and will include a Bible lesson, craft, snack and game time.

Everyone is invited to attend. The church is located at 2655 N. Broadway. If you need a ride to VBS or have any questions, call 937-492-1500 or 937-638-2946.

First Baptist Church of Englewood

ENGLEWOOD — The First Baptist Church of Englewood will kick off its Vacation Bibe School program with a church Block Party on Saturday, June 11, from 5 to 7 p.m.

There will be free cotton candy, snow cones, popcorn, hot dogs and lots of games and prizes. Preregistration for Vacation Bible School for ages pre-kindergarten through eighth-grade will also be done at the Block Party, online at or on the first day of VBS.

Vacation Bible School will be held from Monday, June 20, through Friday, June 24, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. On Saturday, June 25, at 2 p.m. an ice cream social will be held to honor the children who complete VBS.

For more information, call Wanda Craft, 937-694-5655 or Kitty Saunders, 937-0847 or 937-623-9433.