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March 30, 2013

North Shore religion news in brief

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Greater Lynn presents its annual Music Sunday worship service on April 14 at 10 a.m. This year’s service features excerpts from Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Cantata 150: Nach dir, Herr, verlanget mich.” The UUCGL choir and vocal soloists will be accompanied by an ensemble of strings, bassoon, harpsichord and organ. The public is invited to attend. Coffee and refreshments will be served in the Parish Hall following the service. For more information, contact Karen Brown at 781-595-8836, ext. 12, or kbrown@uucgl.org. The church is located at 101 Forest Ave., Swampscott.

The Memorial United Methodist Church, located at 12 Dane St., Beverly, will host an indoor yard sale on Saturday, April 6, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The sale will include small items, puzzles, games, books, CDs, toys and white elephant items. To donate, call 978-927-1066.

The Women’s Council of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary will host a spring program and luncheon on Thursday, April 11, at 10:30 a.m. at the seminary, 130 Essex St., Hamilton. The cost for the program and luncheon is $12.75 per person. For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Erica at 978-646-4027 or EricaG@gcts.edu. Reservations are required by Monday, April 1.

All Saints Episcopal Church will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Easter Sunday, March 31, on the church’s front lawn, 46 Cherry St., across from Danvers Town Hall. All children ages 9 and under from the Danvers area are invited to participate in the hunt, which will take place rain or shine. The event, supervised by Sunday school teachers, will take place immediately after the 10 a.m. service. Children and their families are also welcome to attend the service beforehand. For more information, visit www.allsaintsepiscopalnorthshore.org.

The United Polish Organizations of Peabody will hold its 53rd annual Easter dinner “Swieconka” on Sunday, April 14, at 1 p.m., at St. Michael’s Hall, 15 Endicott St., Peabody. Tickets cost $20 each and may be obtained from the following member organizations: Daughters of St. Joseph, PLAV Walter Dombrowski Post 63, Ladies Auxiliary Chapter 63, St. Michael’s Society and St. Joseph’s Faith Community, or by calling Lola Busta at 978-531-5592, Janis Marren at 978-531-8837, Anne Kostos at 978-774-0985 or Ann Blazewicz at 978-531-7999. Children under 12 are admitted for free. Tables of eight will be reserved.

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