Email submissions about special events, musicians, speakers, classes, etc., to firstname.lastname@example.org. We also accept photos of events and activities as high-resolution jpg attachments, or you may submit a column to be used in the paper. Send items at least two weeks in advance if possible.
The ladies Sodality of Corpus Christi Catholic Church is planning a Fasching Party from 5-9 p.m. Feb. 10 in the Church Hall. There will be a DJ playing German music as well as other music for your dancing pleasure, homemade food including German Bratwurst and Knackwurst from USINGERS of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, sauerkraut, red cabbage, German potato salad, pumpernickel bread, apple cake for dessert and coffee, iced tea and lemonade. German beer and wine will be offered for sale. The price of the fun evening will be $20 per person. Tickets can be purchased by calling Jen Dwight at 850-543-9557 or Mimi Sisson at 850-376-1599.
Concert at Village Baptist
Karen Peck and New River, a five-time Grammy Award nominated and six-time GMA Dove Award winning southern gospel group, will perform at 6 p.m. Feb. 18 at Village Baptist Church in Destin. The concert is free with a love offering to be taken. Doors open at 5 p.m.
The group has had more than 18 number one hits. Peck’s soprano voice has made its way into the hearts of Gospel Music lovers across the country.
Michael W. Smith
The Million Lights Tour with Michael W. Smith and Nathan Tasker is headed to Village Baptist Church from 6-9 p.m. March 25. Enjoy an incredible night of worship featuring all his hits plus tracks from new albums. Tickets are available at www.itickets.com/events/394786 or call 1-800-965-9324.
WinterFest is the coming together of the vocal ensembles of Destin United Methodist Church for an afternoon of inspirational singing from 3-5 p.m. Feb. 25. And as a special addition this year, Follies, presented by Destin School Of The Arts, will be previewed. They will present the big show in May.
A program for those in their 20s and 30s, The Point, a new young adult's program, meets from 6:30-8 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month for dinner and worship and the fourth Tuesday for an activity in the city. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/thepointdestin, call Amanda Wilders, director of Young Adults at DUMC, at 850-687-0554 or email her at email@example.com.
Grief Support Group
The Destin United Methodist Church sponsored Stephen Ministers will begin a grief group for all those who have experienced a loss at 2 p.m. Thursdays in the Destin Life Center at DUMC, 200 Beach Drive. For further information, call 974-3373, 496-0737 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The live weekly radio show "Life Issues Real Answers," hosted by Rev. Dee Chernicky, Valerie Peterson and Pastor John Skiles, airs from 11-11:30 a.m. Fridays on WPSM on 91.1 FM at 34 Harbor Blvd. Suite 206 in Destin.
Overcome hurts, habits and hang-ups every Monday night at the Destin Life Center on Beach Drive. Optional $5 dinner is at 6 p.m.; worship, 6:45 p.m.; share groups, 7:45; and a dessert fellowship at 8:30. Free childcare available for birth through fifth grade. Call 837-2021, ext. 26, or email CR@destinumc.org.