Teen Step 1 Training – July 16

Learn more about dating and sexual violence prevention in your community on Sunday, July 16, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at HopeWorks of Howard County in Training Rooms A & B at 9770 Patuxent Woods Drive, Columbia. Join HopeWorks for a one-day informational and interactive training for teens who want to learn to be active bystanders, advocates for healthy relationships, and prevent sexual assault and dating violence in their schools and communities. This is a free Training but Pre-Registration is Required by going to the following website: http://www.wearehopeworks.org/event/teen-step-1-training/.

Dine and Donate at Dandelion Bakery Bistro on July 20

Your hardworking Fundraising committee has scheduled a "Dine and Donate" at Dandelion Bakery Bistro (3800 Ten Oaks Road in Glenelg) for Thursday, July 20th, 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. The bistro is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner; St. B will receive 10% of all sales (except alcohol) with flier.

Board Game Night on July 15!

The monthly Board Game Night at St. Barnabas, which normally meets on the second Saturday of the month, will be on July 15th this time. Please mark your calendar and come out for a fun evening with friends. We meet in Barnabas Hall from 4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Summer Pantry Project – Extended Through July 16th

From our Outreach Chair: It's summer time (yay!), and time for our Summer Pantry Project. We support three struggling families four times a year with groceries and store gift cards. One family is an older couple with many health problems. Another is a divorced mother with three teenagers, while the third is a single/divorced mother with three younger children. The older couple needs low-sodium, low-sugar items. Food and donations will be collected through Sunday, July 16. Please use the chart below as a guide, but all donations will be gladly accepted. If you would like to contribute toward the purchase of fresh food and gift cards for the families, please give cash donations to Jill Singleton, Barbara Reynolds, or Aaron Ellis, or write a check to St. Barnabas with Pantry Project on the memo line. Thank you in advance for helping to care for these families. Chart: A,B,C - Laundry or bath soap, toothpaste, shampoo, all-purpose cleaners/supplies; D,E,F,G - Canned tomato products, pastas, cookies, crackers; H,I,J,K - Toilet paper, paper towels, dish detergent; L,M,N - Cereal, oatmeal, coffee, tea, hot chocolate; O,P,Q,R,S - Dried potatoes, canned tuna/chicken;  T,U,V  - Beans, canned fruit/vegetables, peanut butter, jellies;  W,X,Y,Z - Soup, rice, condiments, sugar, deodorants.

Crab Raffle – Drawing on June 23rd

Our very popular Crab Raffle drawing is back again this year! The winner will get a $200 gift card for Captain Dan's Crabhouse and a $50 gift card to Carrolltown Liquors. Tickets are $10 each or three tickets for $25. Contact Linda Kurtzman at 410-241-1315 or lindakurt1@gmail.com or Dana Hess at 301-775-9916 or gspfan@verizon.net for tickets. The drawing will be held at the Golf Challenge on Friday, June 23rd.!