Scavenger hunt set

Victory Assembly of God in Newcomerstown is sponsoring a community scavenger hunt to start March 28.

Eggs marked Victory Assembly of God will be hidden between Canal and Main streets in Newcomerstown. All eggs guarantee a prize but 10 specially marked grand prize eggs will award a $50 gas card, $50 Walmart card and more.

To redeem prizes, you must be present at the Victory Assembly of God 10:45 a.m. service on Easter Sunday morning.

Victory Assembly of God is located at 311 S. College St. in Newcomerstown, directly across from Baker's IGA.

For information, call the church offices at 498-6547.

Music Fest planned

COSHOCTON -- On Sunday, April 14 at 3:30 p.m., the Roscoe United Methodist Church in Coshocton music department will host its ninth annual Music Fest.

This year, five choirs will sing two anthems and several hymns en masse -- "Until Then,""The Majesty and Glory of Your Name," "And Can it Be" and "How Great Thou Art." Accompanying the 90+ voice choir will be a 16 piece orchestra plus organ and piano. The local Coshocton choirs include: Coshocton First Nazarene Church, Nellie UMC, Park UMC, West Lafayette UMC and Roscoe UMC.

Each choir will sing two anthems individually. There will be a time of refreshments and fellowship after the concert.

More information can be given by calling Roscoe UMC during regular business hours at 740-622-7780 or by emailing

No tickets are needed for this event, however, there will be an offering taken for the Coshocton County The Hope Clinic and music expenses. The church is located in historic Roscoe Village at 475 High St., Coshocton.

'Sunday of Joy' set

ISLETA -- The community is invited to a special "Sunday of Joy" party at Isleta United Methodist Church on April 7 beginning at 9:15 a.m.

The entire worship service will center on JOY, and there will be joyful singing, the Christian clown ministry "J.O.Y. Troupe," lots of balloons, and a party atmosphere. Party food will be served after the joyful service, followed by more family fun. Reservations are not necessary, just be sure to wear your most colorful outfit, and come celebrate Christian joy at the party.