As a public service to area churches and Christian organizations, WFRN sets aside a certain amount of time (and this webspace) for announcements of events which are of interest to all our listeners. The catagories are:
1. Church Events: This is a free event where a free-will offering may be taken
2. Community Events: This is a free event with no ticket charge. It may be a fund raiser with the proceeds going to a project within the community.
3. Community Service: Programs and services for which there is no charge for participation, such as homeless shelters, pregnancy centers, etc.
Information should arrive at WFRN at least two weeks prior to the event date. Send them to: WFRN, Box 307, Elkhart, IN 46515 or by fax to 574-875-6662 or by email to events@wfrn.com . Note: Not all events submitted will be used. Please check out our Concerts & Events listing for advertised concerts and events.

December 09, 2016
Christian Center Church is hosting Walk Through Bethlehem on Friday, December 9, and Saturday, December 10, 2016, from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Located at 530 E. Ireland Rd. Your guided tour will give opportunity to experience Bethlehem, complete with a supply of gold coins for your journey. Walk Through Bethlehem is sponsored by World Harvest Bible College. Bring the entire family to this free journey. Call Christian Center Church at 574-291-3292 for more information

December 09, 2016
The Liberty Bible Church Worship Choir and Orchestra will present a Christmas concert, “Sing We Noel.” This concert is a celebration of Christ’s birth. Come and experience the music and worship at 7:00pm on either Friday, December 9 or Saturday, December 10. The church is located just north of Highway 6 at 824 N. Calumet Ave. in Chesterton. The concert is free, and family-friendly. No tickets required. For more information, go to www.lbchurch.org or call 219.926.3038.

December 10, 2016
Happy Birthday, Jesus! Kids ages 3-10 will have a great time as we sing Christmas carols, hear the story of Jesus’ birth, and make a special craft to take home. Saturday, December 10 9:15 am – Noon Please register by calling 574-229-1356. Peace Lutheran Church and School 16791 Cleveland Road Granger, IN 46530 peaceingranger.org

December 10, 2016
Here's Hope Church in Kokomo invites you to The Gifts of Christmas! Every Saturday night at 6:00 PM, from now until Christmas, these Christmas-themed worship services will help you experience the real hope of Christmas, as we celebrate God’s amazing gift, the birth of Jesus Christ. Here’s Hope Church meets at the Carpenter’s House Church building on US 31, just north of Kokomo, at 37 W 550 N, Kokomo, IN 46901. Call Pastor James Murdock at 765-434-7770, or visit www.myhopkokomo.org, for more info

December 10, 2016
Join us for the first ever Christmas Bazaar hosted by Granger Christian School, 52025 Gumwood Rd, Granger, IN Enjoy an assortment of crafts and handmade items, baked goods, aromatherapy, jewelry, clothing and accessories, unique items for babies and children, etc. Get all your last minute Christmas shopping done in one spot while enjoying some refreshments and Christmas music. This event is family friendly and best of all, FREE! Join us from 9am-3pm, Saturday December 10th!!

December 10, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 12/10, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 10, 2016
The Liberty Bible Church Worship Choir and Orchestra will present a Christmas concert, “Sing We Noel.” This concert is a celebration of Christ’s birth. Come and experience the music and worship at 7:00pm on either Friday, December 9 or Saturday, December 10. The church is located just north of Highway 6 at 824 N. Calumet Ave. in Chesterton. The concert is free, and family-friendly. No tickets required. For more information, go to www.lbchurch.org or call 219.926.3038.

December 11, 2016
Three Rivers Church of the Nazarene 1221 Coon Hollow Road Three Rivers, Michigan 49093, extends a warm invitation to the public to attend a very special (free) Christmas event Sunday, December 11 at 6:00 PM titled, “A Cozy Family Christmas.” All in attendance will enjoy a meaningful combination of Christmas music (vocals and instrumentals) and a few surprises. This is a great event for the whole family. For more information, you may call the church office at 269-273-7415.

December 11, 2016
Sunday December 11, 2016 First Baptist Church of Winamac 716 South Monticello Street Winamac Indiana will be presenting a Christmas Play " A Wake Up Call" based on a true story The Time: 5pm Admission: Free Parking : Parking Lot For more information call 547-946-4476 or go to our Facebook page or you can go to our web site http://fbcwinamac.wixsite.com/firstbaptist

December 13, 2016
Center for Hospice Care is proud to offer the following special bereavement groups, focused on coping with grief throughout the holiday season. These sessions are free and open to the entire community. For more information, contact the Life Transition Center at 1-800-HOSPICE (467-7423). Handling the Holidays. Tuesday Mornings in Mishawaka, December 13th 10 – 11:30 a.m Life Transition Center 501 Comfort Place

December 15, 2016
Center for Hospice Care is proud to offer the following special bereavement groups, focused on coping with grief throughout the holiday season. These sessions are free and open to the entire community. For more information, contact the Life Transition Center at 1-800-HOSPICE (467-7423). Handling the Holidays. Thursday Evenings in Mishawaka, December 15th, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m Life Transition Center 501 Comfort Place

December 16, 2016
Live Nativity Healing Heart community Church 655 N. Main St Nappanee, IN 46550 December 16th, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8:15 pm December 17th, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8:15 pm Tours every 30 minutes Coffee, hot chocolate and cookies will be available Please contact Janet Prough for further information at : 574-354-9588.

December 17, 2016
Are you a caregiver of another adult? Riverview Adult Day Center located at 2715 E Jackson Street Elkhart, would love to have you join us at our 2016 Caregiver's Retreat Saturday December 17th from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm. We will treat you to lunch, an afternoon of relaxing activities, a copy of the speaker's book and a goodie bag of treats for you to take home. In addition, Riverview Adult Day Center will be open (and just down the hall) to care for your adult loved one at no charge.

December 17, 2016
Here's Hope Church in Kokomo invites you to The Gifts of Christmas! Every Saturday night at 6:00 PM, from now until Christmas, these Christmas-themed worship services will help you experience the real hope of Christmas, as we celebrate God’s amazing gift, the birth of Jesus Christ. Here’s Hope Church meets at the Carpenter’s House Church building on US 31, just north of Kokomo, at 37 W 550 N, Kokomo, IN 46901. Call Pastor James Murdock at 765-434-7770, or visit www.myhopkokomo.org, for more info

December 17, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 12/17, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 17, 2016
Live Nativity Healing Heart community Church 655 N. Main St Nappanee, IN 46550 December 17th, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8:15 pm Tours every 30 minutes Coffee, hot chocolate and cookies will be available Please contact Janet Prough for further information at : 574-354-9588.

December 18, 2016
Experience the story of the Three Trees! Join us at 6:00 pm, Sunday December 18th at Cass Fellowship Bible, 64016 M-62, Cassopolis, MI. Hera and feel the spirit of Christmas through drama, music, puppets and more.

December 18, 2016
First Baptist Church 716 South Monticello Street in Winamac IN will be hosting Evang Bob Holmes, The One Man Volleyball Team on December 18th in all services with the highlight service at the WInamac Middle School Gym at 5:30 p.m. in the evening. Go to our facebook page or our website http://fbcwinamac.wixsite.com/firstbaptist for more information

December 18, 2016
Special worship schedule for December: Peace Lutheran Church and School 16791 Cleveland Road Granger, IN 46530 Children’s Christmas Service Sunday, December 18, 5:30 pm

December 20, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Tuesday 12/20, 11am- 2pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 22, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Thursday 12/22, 11am- 2pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 23, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Friday 12/23, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 24, 2016
Here's Hope Church in Kokomo invites you to The Gifts of Christmas! Every Saturday night at 6:00 PM, from now until Christmas, these Christmas-themed worship services will help you experience the real hope of Christmas, as we celebrate God’s amazing gift, the birth of Jesus Christ. Here’s Hope Church meets at the Carpenter’s House Church building on US 31, just north of Kokomo, at 37 W 550 N, Kokomo, IN 46901. Call Pastor James Murdock at 765-434-7770, or visit www.myhopkokomo.org, for more info

December 24, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 12/24, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 24, 2016
Special worship schedule for December: Peace Lutheran Church and School 16791 Cleveland Road Granger, IN 46530 Christmas Eve Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols December 24, 6:30 pm

December 25, 2016
Special worship schedule for December: Peace Lutheran Church and School 16791 Cleveland Road Granger, IN 46530 Christmas Day Celebrate Jesus’ Birth December 25, 9:00 am

December 29, 2016
Center for Hospice Care is proud to offer the following special bereavement groups, focused on coping with grief throughout the holiday season. These sessions are free and open to the entire community. For more information, contact the Life Transition Center at 1-800-HOSPICE (467-7423). Handling the Holidays. Friday Mornings in Elkhart December 29th from 10 – 11:30 a.m Center for Hospice Care, 22579 Old US 20 E, Elkhart, IN.

 


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