Churches organize family event
SALEM — A free Big Family-friendly Christ-centered community event organized by Life With Christ Ministries and WhiteStone Ministries will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the band shell at Waterworth Memorial Park.
The event will include: free food, including BBQ chicken, hot dogs and more; bouncy houses, games and activities for all ages; and live Christian music.
Organizers say the goal of the event is simply “demonstrating the love of Christ to the Salem and surrounding communities.”
The organizers said multiple churches and community organizations have committed to participating. Some of the activities they were trying to have include pumpkin painting, arts and crafts tables, science activity table, face painting, petting zoo, prayer table, cookies, beverage and food tables and blood pressure check table and medical support.
Some of the other organizations and churches taking part include the Salvation Army, Church at the Center, Connecting Life Church, The ROC of Salem, American Heritage Girls Troop OH2256, The Lord’s Blessing Food Pantry, Old Towne Country Grill and Joyful Occasions Events and Rentals.