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Upcoming Events Around the Columbia Union


MARYLAND
April 10-13: Washington Adventist University’s 2014 Alumni Weekend themed “Excellence in Service, Strength in Diversity” is this weekend!. Kendra Haloviak Valentine (’89) is the keynote speaker. Highlights of the weekend include the Kick-off Social, Alumni Awards Banquet, and the Missions 5K Fun Run. Visit wau.edu/alumni, or call Ellie Barker, director of Alumni Relations, at (301) 891-4151 for more information.
 
April 11-12: Restoration Praise Center’s Spring Revival themed “Three Days That Changed the World,” takes place this weekend.  The revival starts on Friday at 7 p.m. with Pastor CJ Cousins, continues Sabbath at 11 a.m. with Pastor Kelvin Mitchell and ends at 4:30 p.m. on Sabbath with Pastor Paul Graham. Gylchris Spruave will provide special music. The event will also be live streamed. The church is located at 10411 Greenbelt Road in Lanham, Md. Click here http://www.rpcbeta.org/ for more information.
 
April 13: Crossroads Adventist Preparatory School presents “The Road To Wellness” Community Science and Health Fair, from noon to 4 p.m. Come and enjoy a day of fun-filled ways to learn about becoming a “healthier you.” Students will present on science, health, nutrition and fitness topics. Booths featuring massage therapy, health screenings, vegetarian food and fitness classes round out the day. The school is located at 3291 St John’s Lane in Ellicott City, Md. For more information, call (410) 465-6867.
 
April 16-20: Spencerville Adventist Academy presents their 15th musical production, “Fiddler on the Roof” in the school auditorium. Tickets are $10, $15 and $20, and include a dessert intermission. Performances are Wednesday, April 16, at 1 p.m. (senior citizen and visiting school tickets are $7 for this performance), Thursday, April 17, at 7 p.m., Saturday, April 19, at 8:30 p.m., and Sunday, April 20, at 4 p.m. The academy is located at 2502 Spencerville Road, Spencerville, Md. Purchase tickets online at spaac.net/tickets/. For more information, call (240) 883-3538, or email Jane Lanning at jlanning@spencerville.org.

 

OHIO
April 13: Ohio Conference’s first Health Ministries Conference will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Worthington church. Topics will include CHIP, Full Plate Diet, health fairs, cooking classes, Red Cross blood drives, exercise classes and more. Registration is required, and a free networking lunch is included.  Email Dan Thorward, Health Ministries director, for details or to register at rdthorward@gmail.com. More details are also available here http://www.ohioadventist.org/article/267/departments/ohio-health-ministries
 

ONLINE
April 9-May 15: Adventist photographers from across the North American Divsion are invited to participate in inSpire’s 2014 Facebook Photo Contest.
Both amateur and professional photographers may enter. The idea is to spotlight God's creative power and to provide opportunities for His people to share their gifts. Prizes range from $100 to an iPad Mini. Winners will be selected based on a combination of how many people like the photos on Facebook, and the rankings that will be given by inSpire's photography judges. The contest ends at midnight on May 15. MORE
 
WASHINGTON, D.C.
April 12: Sermon in Song at Capital Memorial church. Andrews Academy’s (Mich.) Concert Band and Handbell Ensemble will present “I Want Jesus to Walk With Me” at the 11 a.m. worship Service. The church is located at 3150 Chesapeake Street, Northwest in Washington, D.C. More details at capitalmemorial.org.