Vacation Bible Schools
Christ U.M. Church, Bethel Park, will hold God’s Big Backyard vacation Bible school 9:30 a.m.-noon July 8-12. The backyard bash will include music, skits, games and snacks. To register, call 412-835-6621 ext. 114.
Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Castle Shannon, will hold Carnival Fun vacation Bible school from 6-8:30 p.m. July 15-19. Kids preschool to age 13 will learn about God’s love through games, music, stories, crafts and snacks. There is no charge to attend.
Call the church at 412-531-1080 and leave a message or email EmmanuelLutheranCS@gmail.com to register.
Canonsburg U. P. Church will hold vacation Bible school for grades four-seven at 9 a.m. July 8-12. Registration forms are available at canonsburgup.org or at the church.
Bethany Presbyterian Church, Bridgeville, will hold vacation Bible school 9 a.m.-noon July 8-12. SonWest Roundup is for 4 years old through eighth graders. Fee is $3 per child or $5 per family. To register, call 412-221-5132.
Christ the Redeemer
Christ the Redeemer Parish, Canonsburg, will hold A Veggie Tale Vacation Bible School: The Pirates Who Don’t Do Anything, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. July 8-12, at the church for children ages 5-12.
For more information, call 724-745-0685 or visit www.redeemervbs.com.
Church of Nazarene
South Hills Church of Nazarene, Bethel Park, will hold SonWest Roundup Vacation Bible School from 9 a.m.-noon July 15-19 for children entering kindergarten in September, or those who were in kindergarten through sixth grade during the 2012-13 school year.
To register, call 412-831-6333 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. or visit www.shcn.org.
Bethel Presbyterian Church will host vacation Bible school for children in pre-K through fifth grade from 6-8:30 p.m. July 8-12.
Registration is $10.
To register, call 412-835-0405.
Peters Creek Baptist
Wild West Rodeo Camp will be held at 6:30 p.m. July 22-26 at Peters Creek Baptist Church in South Park. Ages 3-kindergarten will learn Bible teachings, music, crafts, rodeo event training, as well as enjoy refreshments. Caregivers must accompany 3 and 4 year olds.
• “Keeping in Step With the Spirit” is for first-fifth graders at 5 p.m. Sundays in July. Gotta Move teaches what it means to be a Christian. Fee is $5. To register, call 412-833-6111.
Peters Creek Presbyterian Church, Venetia, will hold its vacation Bible school 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 8-12. Learn how God saved his people from slavery in Egypt during this week of Wild West fun.
SonWest Roundup is for children who have just completed kindergarten-fifth grade. There will also be a select number of preschoolers admitted.
Preschoolers must be at least 3 years old, potty-trained and have attended at least some of preschool prior to VBS.
To register, visit www.peterscreekchurch.org.
St. Thomas More
St. Thomas More Church, Bethel Park, will hold vacation Bible school July 8-11.
Pickup family bags (T-shirt, name tags and instructions) for Kingdom Rock on July 7.
For more information, call Kerry Mindach at 412-835-6996.