BEACH LAKE – The Beach Lake United Methodist Church is hosting Vacation Bible School (VBS) for children ages 3-11. The program will be held nightly July 14-17 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
The theme is Weird Animals, where Jesus’ love is one-of-a-kind. Activities like Bible stories, Bible-based videos, crafts, songs and snacks will help faith flow into real life and have kids discover how to see God in everyday life. VBS leaders are calling them “God Sightings.”
The program is free and open to all. The church is located at 7 Milanville Road, of Route 652 next to the Beach Lake Post Office.
For more information call 570-729-7011 or visit online at

DINGMANS FERRY - Vacation Bible School is planned at the Dingmans Ferry United Methodist Church on Monday July 14th through Friday July 18th from 9 a.m. to noon. This year’s theme is "Wilderness Escape:  Where God Guides and Provides."
There will be lessons from the Bible, games, crafts, singing, outdoor play, snacks and lots of fun for everyone, said VBS officials. The free program is designed for children ages 3 and up to kids who have finished 5th grade.
Pre-register by calling 570-828-2288 or register at the door on the 14th. Their address is 115 Myck Road in Dingmans Ferry.
Visit their website at or call 570-828-2288 for more information.

[Editor’s Note: Numerous churches in the region host VBS. Announcements are published free of charge. Contact The News Eagle at or 570-226-4547 (ask for the Editor). Announcements also may be faxed at 570-226-4548 or sent by regular mail.]