Kinship offers summer lunches

WELCOME — Circle of Faith congregations will continue their summer schedule in August, with services on Wednesday at Waverly Lutheran Church north of Welcome at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday 8:30 a.m. services at St. Peter in Ceylon and Trinity in Welcome.

St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Welcome has 9 a.m. Sunday services in August.

All area residents are welcome to join any of the area churches for worship.


On Monday, the Welcome Legion will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Legion. All members are urged to attend.


Tuesday Coffee Hours continue in August at the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Sherburn from 8:30-10 a.m. Join friends and neighbors for good brew and treats.


The Kinship Summer Hunger Program continues during August, every Tuesday and Thursday at 12:15- 12:45 p.m. at the downtown park.

Because of road and street construction, they will meet across from Weiss Milling

Thank you to Valero volunteers for helping distribute the sandwiches, beverage and sometimes chips and fruit.

Anyone is welcome to have lunch, especially the children who are not in school now.


On Aug. 19, there will be a fire department/township meeting at 6 p.m. at the Welcome Legion. Note the change of location since the street by the Fire Hall is under construction.


Be aware that the city will flush fire hydrants toward the middle of August. The road/street project continues into phase two. Hopefully the weather will be more cooperative. Please have extra patience during this construction period.