Helena churches hosting vacation bible school

By GRAHAM BROOKS / Staff Writer

HELENA–Summer is officially here and for many churches in the Helena area that means it is time to gear up for vacation bible school.

For many churches, staff members spend a lot of time in the spring planning and preparing for summer vacation bible school that usually takes place one or more weeks in the summer.

Here is a compiled list of churches in the Helena area that will be hosting vacation bible school:

–Helena Cumberland Presbyterian Church will host vacation bible school June 4-8 from 5:30-8 p.m. and the closing service will be held June 9 at 7 p.m. with an ice cream social.

–First Baptist Church of Helena will host vacation bible school June 5-9 from 6-8:30 p.m.

–The Church at Cahaba Bend will host vacation bible school June 11-15. On June 11, VBS will kick off at 9:15 a.m. June 12-15 VBS will be at 6 p.m.

–Crossbridge Community Church will host VBS June 12-16 from 9 a.m. to noon. The finale on June 16 will begin at 11:30 a.m.

–Riverside Baptist Church will host VBS June 26-30 from 9 a.m. to noon.

–Helena United Methodist Church will host VBS July 10-13 from 9 a.m. to noon for kids entering K4 through fifth grade. The T-shirt order deadline is June 25.

–Gospel Light Baptist Church will host VBS June 25-29 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. for kids entering K4 through sixth grade.

To view more information or to register for a specific vacation bible school, visit the church website.