Special puppet show performance set

COSHOCTON -- Roscoe United Methodist Church will have a special performance on Wednesday, March 20.

Casey and Joe Anne Claxon will be presenting a puppet show entitled, "Casey and the Bully Busters," at 6 p.m. in the church sanctuary.

Through music and puppets, the duo share an important anti-bullying message. This program is perfect for preschool through fourth graders and promises to be entertaining for the whole family.

The church is located at 475 High St., Coshocton, (Historic Roscoe Village).

Call the RUMC Children's Director Jen Jones at 740-622-7780 for information.

Weekly soup kitchen set

DOVER -- Dover St. Joseph Catholic Church will begin to serve on Wednesday, March 13 a weekly soup kitchen for all in the community in need of a free, nourishing, hot meal.

Starting March 13, the soup kitchen will be held each Wednesday evening from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the St. Joseph Family Life Center at 614 N. Tuscarawas Ave., directly across the street from the church.

Establishing the soup kitchen is one way the St. Joseph Catholic Church parish is marking the Year of Faith declared last fall by Pope Benedict XVI. Pope Benedict proclaimed the Year of Faith to encourage Catholics around the world to renew and deepen their faith. More than 100 St. Joseph parishioners and other members of the community have volunteered to operate the weekly soup kitchen.

For information, call the parish office at 330-364-6661.

Spaghetti supper set

WEST LAFAYETTE -- The West Lafayette United Methodist Church will have a spaghetti supper on Friday, March 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of the church, at the corner of Oak Street and Russell Avenue.

The menu consists of spaghetti, green salad, Texas toast, beverage and drink.

Advance ticket sales only.

Carry-out will be available.

Ticket prices are $6 for adults and children, and free for toddlers (3 years and under).

The supper is sponsored by the United Methodist Women and Outreach Ministries.

For information, call 545-6368.

Community dinner set

Christ Untied Methodist Church in Newcomerstown is inviting the community to the monthly community dinner on March 21 from 6 to 7 p.m. at Journey's End Ministries, 205 S. River St., Newcomerstown.