The Federated Church Guild bazaar and lunch is Saturday

WATERVILLE — Members of the Waterville Federated Church Guild will hold their annual Christmas bazaar and luncheon from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 8, at the church, 224 W. Ash St. The event will feature area vendors with a variety of holiday gift items and decorations. Homemade cookies, from the traditional “cookie bar,” will be offered at $5 a dozen or $12 for three...
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Bake sale back with new energy

Some of the members of the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Altar Society were in the kitchen Nov. 20 to prepare white, whole wheat and cinnamon rolls for their Nov. 21 bake sale.
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Church holiday bazaar on Dec. 8

The Waterville Federated Church will hold its annual holiday bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 8. The church is located at 220 W. Ash St. Over 18 vendors will be on hand selling homemade crafts and gift items.
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Fellowship, movie at Orondo church

Members and constituents of Orondo Community Church gathered Nov. 17 for food, fellowship and to watch a movie. “This is something I have had on my heart to do,” Pastor Bill Lane said.
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Waterville attends harvest dinner

The Federated Church of Waterville held its community harvest dinner Nov. 14. The annual event celebrates another successful harvest on the Waterville Plateau and is a precursor to the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Church fills Christmas shoeboxes

The Mansfield Community Church on Nov. 11 hosted its 8th annual Operation Christmas Child event to pack shoeboxes for children in need around the world.
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St. Joseph’s Altar Society bake sale Nov. 21

If you are looking for some help completing your Thanksgiving table, consider buying freshly-baked cinnamon rolls, or white or wheat dinner rolls from the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Altar Society bake sale that begins at 8 a.m. on Nov. 21.
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Voices sought for Christmas Cantata

By Karen Larsen Empire Press Correspondent For the second year in a row, the Waterville Federated Church will be putting on a Christmas Cantata this year. The cantata will be performed at 7 p.m. on Dec. 16 at the Federated Church. The music for this year’s cantata is “The Glory of Christmas: Celebrating Christ’s Birth” by Lloyd Larson. Phyllis Browning, who is directing the cantata, is...
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Winter clothing giveaway on Oct. 27

The Federated Church in Waterville hosted a winter clothing giveaway on Oct. 27 for everyone in the community. The focus was mainly on winter clothes for children, however, there was plenty of apparel for everyone.
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Waterville traditions on Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner, and that means that it is time for the Young Life Food Drive and the United Lutheran Church/Gateway Ministries Halloween Party.
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