Readers’ Corner: March 5, 2010
The Union’s new Religion section
Have you seen The Union’s new Religion section? Turn to Page C1 and check out Staff Writer Michelle Rindels’ story about our local congregation of Eastern Orthodox Christians.
The section also features photos from the recent visit by the Tibetan monks and briefs from area faith congregations.
The Religion section comes out every first and third Friday of the month in The Union.
Here’s a local church with an event coming up:
“Faith, science and the future:” Explore the relationship between science, technology, and faith – how this relationship affects our culture and how you can respond biblically. Topics include the origin of life, extraterrestrial life, contact with aliens, the gospels and the end. Chicago Park Bible Study starts at 3 p.m. Friday, March 12, sponsored by Grace Lutheran Church (LCMS). For more info, call (530) 477-7935.
Bear River grad night needs you
Lots of volunteers are needed to help make the high school’s safe and sober event a success – and it’s fun!
Grad night in southern Nevada County this year is from 11 p.m. Friday, June 11, to 5 a.m. the next morning. You can work a shift for two, three or four hours – or stay the night.
“We also need help decorating the school two days before graduation and the day of graduation for this magnificent event,” organizer Colleen VonLoren says.
Contact Colleen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get your Garden Tour tickets
You can get your early tickets for $15 to the annual Garden Tour hosted by Soroptimist International of the Sierra Foothills.
Tickets are at: Atelier Salon, Grass Valley; CVS Pharmacy, Lake of the Pines and Grass Valley; Capitol Nursery, Sacrament locations; Citizens Bank, all locations; Eisleys Nursery, Auburn; Grass Valley Florist, Grass Valley; Harmony books, Nevada City; Mill Street Clothing, Grass Valley; Nevada County Farm Supply, Penn Valley; Prospector’s Nursery, Nevada City; SPD Markets; Weiss Bros. Nursery, Grass Valley; Wild Birds Unlimited, Grass Valley.
For more info, visit SierraSoroptimist.org.
SISF meets at 7 a.m. each Thursday at Trolley Junction in Nevada City. Call (530) 478-9994. The speaker for March 11 will be Dr. Barry Turner, a local dentist.
Readers’ Corner is compiled by The Union staff. To submit items, e-mail them to email@example.com, and put “RC” and your topic in the subject line, or call 477-4230.
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