Winnekenni Castle will host its 13th annual Ladies in Jazz Concert on Sunday, Sept. 15 at 2 p.m. The event, which is free to the public, is a celebration of women in music and brings together a collaborative of five female musicians for an afternoon concert.
This year’s roster includes renowned vocalist and artistic director Candida Rose, bass player Tal Shalom-Kobi, drummer Gillian DeLear, sax player Ririka Masuda and guitarist Laurie Goldsmith, who is new to this signature Castle event. This concert will take place inside the Castle with seating provided. Refreshments will be available.
Winnekenni Castle is located on Castle Road at 347 Kenoza Ave. For more information, send email to email@example.com, call 978-521-1686 or visit online at www.winnekenni.com. The Winnekenni Foundation Inc. is a nonprofit organization which maintains and operates Winnekenni Castle as a cultural center for public and private events.
African Team Ministries Jewelry and Gifts Sale
GROVELAND — St. James Episcopal Church will hold its annual African Team Ministries Jewelry and Gifts Sale on Sunday, Sept. 15 and on Sunday, Sept. 22 after Sunday services. The gift sale will take place at St. James Parish Hall, 119 Washington St..
The African Team Ministries is a Christian ministry working as an intermediary between African and American churches. They provide funding for orphan and refugee relief missions and evangelism in East Africa. Money raised from the sale of jewelry and other handcrafted items is used to provide tuition, books, uniforms and other fees associated with sponsoring the education of children located in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. For more information about this event and other events at St. James Episcopal Church, visit online at www.saintjamesgroveland.org.
Annual parish picnic is Sunday
The annual Sacred Hearts Parish picnic will be held at Sacred Hearts Church on Sunday, Sept. 15 after the 11:30 a.m. Mass. The event will be held on the lawn outside the rectory and will feature hay rides, popcorn, hamburgers and hot-dogs, chips and potato salad as well as a presentation by police, an antique fire truck and door prizes. Cost is $5 per person or $15 family maximum. Free for children age 5 and under. Kona Ice will be available for a cost of between $2 and $4. To purchase tickets, call the pastoral center at 978-373-1281. Tickets can also be purchased on the day of the event. Please bring donations of non-perishable food items for the food pantry.