The Casper community is invited to this month’s Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays meeting on Sunday at the United Church of Christ, at 15th and Melrose. The business meeting will be from 5 to 5:25 p.m., potluck dinner from 5:30 to 6 p.m. and a program from 6 to 7 p.m. This month’s program will be on gender fluidity, facilitated by Dr. Joseph Campbell, English and Gender Studies instructor at Casper College. People of all ranges of gender are invited to share in this discussion. Questions or inquiries related to this event can be directed to Rob Johnston (259-5026) or Ruth Ann Leonard (265-5449).
at Good Shepherd
Good Shepherd Lutheran hosts special “Re-Formation” Lenten services that were 500 years in the making. This year, there is special Lenten emphasis on the 500th observance of the Reformation, as the Lutheran and Catholic churches observe the richness of what there is in common as people of faith, witness and practice.
The Sunday morning, 9:30 a.m., services following Ash Wednesday will focus on images of “The People Who Shook the World,” including Martin Luther, Pope Leo X, Prince Frederick, Katie Luther and Friar Johann Tetzel.
All are welcome. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church is located at 51 Primrose Street in Paradise Valley, behind Shepherd of the Valley Healthcare Community. For more information, call the church office at 237-3503.
Lent at Christ Episcopal
Christ Episcopal Church, 415 West Cedar in Glenrock, announces its Lent schedule. Services on the Sundays in Lent are at 9:30 a.m. For info, call Deacon Leigh Earle at 258-2524. The Episcopal Church welcomes all.
Celtic festival March 26
A Celtic festival will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday at St. Mark’s Church. The public is welcome. A free will donation will be collected. Music of Ireland and Scotland, vocal and bagpipes, plus Richens-Timm Irish dancers will perform. Punch and scones will be served.
Sunday breakfast at Elks
The Casper Elks Lodge serves breakfast open to the public on Sundays from 8 to 11 a.m. Serving pancakes, biscuits and gravy, bacon, sausage links, potatoes, scrambled eggs, French toast and omelets to order. New to the menu is build your own breakfast burrito. Also served is toast, juice, tea and coffee. All you can eat for $7, children 5 to 12 are $3, 4 and under are free. Come down for the best breakfast in town and see the old crew again. For more information, call 234-4839.
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Hilltop Baptist Church, 220 S. Pennsylvania Ave., will start a new study on Sunday afternoons with the book, “Have a New Kid by Friday,” March 26 to May 7 at 1:30 p.m. This is a six-week study with a break on Easter. Optional workbooks can be found on Amazon. Childcare will be provided.
UU March events
The public is invited to attend the Unitarian Universalist Community of Casper services and other events at 1040 West 15th Street, just north of the CY Avenue Albertsons. “UU Casper” is a welcoming, doctrine-free church that fosters individual spiritual growth, ethical living, and inclusive fellowship. Services are Sundays at 10 a.m.
On Sunday, Erich Frankland will lead a discussion forum on the monthly worship theme “World Community.”