Upcoming food distribution

A communitywide food distribution hosted by Feeding Northeast Florida and True Vine Ministry will take place Tuesday, Oct. 19, at  9 a.m. at the Bradford County Fairgrounds. Food boxes often include fresh produce, deli and bakery items, dairy and some meats. The inventory is subject to change based on availability. Tell a friend or a … Read more

Open house for Scouts

Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts are holding an open house at the Lake Butler Church of Christ fellowship hall, 475 NW Second St., on Saturday, Oct. 16 at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited to come and see all of the cool things involved in scouting.

Homecoming at Grace Methodist

Grace United Methodist Church will hold its annual homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 17, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The outdoor service will include free food (no covered dish this year), music, games and fellowship. Everyone is invited. The church is located at 1822 Madison St. in Lawtey.

Homecoming at Morning Star Baptist

Morning Star Baptist Church invites you and your family to celebrate its 11th homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 17, with a service at 11 a.m., a covered dish lunch at noon, and music from gospel group Victorious in the Blood at 1 p.m. Morning Star is located at 11250 W. C.R. 18 in Lake Butler.

Garden club open house

The Alligator Creek Garden Club is hosting an open house for the community on Thursday, Oct. 21, from 2–4 p.m. at the Bradford County Senior Center, 1805 N. Temple Ave. in Starke. Everyone is invited to attend and take a look at some of the programs they have offered and will be offering over the … Read more

Great Pumpkin Escape in Starke

The Great Pumpkin Escape returns to downtown Starke on Saturday, Oct. 30, from 5 to 9 p.m. This safer alternative to trick-or-treating is a community tradition, with businesses, community organizations and public safety employees pitching in to provide activities and plenty of candy to ghosts and goblins, young and old. Events include the annual costume … Read more

Halloween in Lake Butler

Lake Butler has set trick-or-treating hours as 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 30. First Christian Church will hold a Trunk-or-Treat event from 6 to 8 p.m. at 155 NW First St. The RMC Trick-or-Treating Event is from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Trick-or-treat in the Hidden Oaks neighborhood from 6 to 8 p.m.

Fall Expo at Providence Baptist

Providence Village Baptist Church’s Fall Expo will take place on Saturday, Nov. 6, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a variety of vendors, and vendor space is still available. For more information and to apply, please visit http://tinyurl.com/PVBCFallExpo. The address is 4504 W. S.R. 238 in Lake Butler.