Festival of the Arts applications
The Focus in Toronto organization is accepting crafter, food and direct sales vendors until Aug. 1 for the Toronto Festival of the Arts slated Aug. 30-31. All vendors interested should sign up early to take advantage of discounts on booth fees listed online. Applications can be found at www.FocusInToronto.com/festival. All confirmed vendors are listed online. The organization is seeking entertainment. All interested should fill out an online application. Once the lineup is complete it will posted online.
The festival also is seeking sponsors. All sponsors receive one year of advertisement on the newly designed website. For information, go to www.FocusInToronto.com.
Events at First Presbyterian Church
Sunday - Sunday school begins at 9:40 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m. Following worship the Presbyterian Women's Association will sponsor a potluck dinner in the dining room.
Tuesday Council meets at 6 p.m.
Wednesday - Choir practice is at 7 p.m.
North River Avenue Christian plans
Sunday - Worship service at 9:45 a.m.; junior church service in the junior worship area for youth ages 5 through fourth grade at 10:45 a.m.; Sunday school at 11 a.m.; and the youth group meets at 6 p.m.
Monday - The Boy Scouts meet at 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday - Bible study will begin at 7 p.m. Adult choir practice is set for 8:15 p.m.
May 18 - The graduate breakfast and recognition service will begin at 8:30 a.m. with breakfast, followed by the service at 9:45 a.m. The names of graduates are needed by Sunday. Also, the new contemporary evening service featuring live music begins at 6 p.m.
Riverview United Methodist events
The church office is open from 8 a.m. until noon Mondays through Fridays. For information, call (740) 537-2210. The Toronto Unit of the Salvation Army located in the Riverview Church is available from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. For information, call (740) 537-4737.
First United Methodist activities
Sunday- The rise and shine service begins at 8 a.m. Sunday school begins at 9 a.m. The worship service begins at 10 a.m. A concert featuring the Four Friends Quartet and Heaven Scent begins at 7 p.m.
Monday - The council on education will meet at 7 p.m.
Wednesday - The choir meets at 7 p.m.
Thursday - The Adventure Club meets at 3:30 p.m. TOPS will meet at 5:30 p.m. The visit to Carriage Inn will be at 6:45 p.m.
May 23 - TOPS meets at 9 a.m.
Bible Methodist Church activities
Sunday - Morning Sunday school, 10 a.m.; service, 11 a.m.; evening service, 6 p.m.; weekly Bible study, 5:30 p.m.