The week of Oct. 14-22 was an adventure for 10 members of the River Bend United Methodist Churches, who went to Biloxi, Miss., to help people recover from hurricane damage. A 15-member team served in March, and eight of the team members returned.
Gallagher Hansen VFW Post No. 295 and Auxiliary of South St. Paul is sponsoring the Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest for grades 9 through 12 of public and parochial high school or a home-study program.
Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest" is the fall-theater production at Inver Hills Community College with performances scheduled 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 3 & 4, in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Clark Memorial Church will be having its Annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Nov. 11, at the church, 779 15th Ave. N., South St. Paul from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The festival will feature lunch, bake sale and trinkets and treasure sale. Proceeds will be used for various church projects.
Inverhills Church, 8265 Babcock Trail, Inver Grove Heights, has kicked off its fall & spring ministry groups with a new Christian 12 Step Support Group based on the 12 steps of AA and the book "A Hunger for Healing" by Keith Miller.