The Salem News
---- — Saturday, June 29
Church Yard Sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Our Lady of Fatima Church, 50 Walsh Ave., Peabody. Church-sponsored yard sale in the air-conditioned church hall. All proceeds help defray the costs of church repairs. Sale includes bargains on Christmas items, clothing, home furnishings and more. Portuguese food will also be available for purchase. 978-532-0272.
“Mindless Kindness,” 10:30 a.m., First Church in Salem, 316 Essex St. Doug Brendel of Ipswich presents “Mindless Kindness” during the 10:30 a.m. worship service. Brendel’s message will spotlight the work of his humanitarian charity, NewThing.net, which supports people in need in the former Soviet Union. Based on Karl Marx Street in the Belarusian capital of Minsk, the charity brings more than 225 tons of donated food and goods to Belarus, once a part of the U.S.S.R. All are welcome. Love@NewThing.net or 978-810-1005.
March with UUCGL in North Shore Pride Parade, 11:30 a.m., Riley Plaza, across from the Salem Post Office in downtown Salem. March with the Unitarian Universalist Church of Greater Lynn in the city of Salem’s annual North Shore Pride Parade in support of the LGBT community. Gather by the UUCGL church banner at Riley Plaza, 11:30 a.m., to march the short parade route. Salem Pride Festival will follow from 1 to 5 p.m. at Salem Common with music, speeches and socializing; North Shore Pride after-party will follow at the Hawthorne Hotel. www.uucgl.org or www.gooutloud.com/pride/.