News in brief
Fairland church plans monthly open mic nights
PROCTORVILLE -- Fairland Southern Baptist Church, 10178 County Road 107, Proctorville, is hosting an Open Mic Night for Christian or gospel music at 5 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month.
A free will offering will be taken. Money will support the church's youth softball league.
All are welcome to attend and to sing Christian or gospel selections. For more information, call 740-531-5404.
Craft show to fund Christmas outreach
SOUTH POINT -- A vendor and craft show and silent auction event to raise money for Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Ministry is planned for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, at Tri-State Worship Center, 901 Solida Road, South Point.
Various vendors will display and sell their merchandise, along with crafters who will offer handmade and homemade items for sale.
Silent auction tickets will be sold for $1 each, or six for $5.
All proceeds will be used for shipping to shoeboxes of gifts to children in need.