Mark your calendars and think about who you can invite to this year’s Lakeland County Fair! There will be games, prizes, concessions, and the amazing tunnel! This year’s tunnel theme is The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader.
You can help make this year’s fair a success by staffing a game booth during the fair or donating 2-liter bottles of soda, books, and games. Donations can be left in the bin in the east entry of the Lakeland building. Sign up to volunteer here!
Kids of all ages can earn a badge by memorizing his year’s Scripture verses! The verses can be recited anytime before Sunday, February 19. Badge pics will be taken on Feb. 19 & 26. Any Bible translation will be accepted. Anyone of any age reciting all of 1 John 4-5 will earn a free whole pizza the night of the fair!
Here are the memory verses for each age group:
- Hoppers (2 yr olds): 1 John 4:7a (...let us love one another)
- Jumpers (3 yr olds): 1 John 4:7a (Dear friends, let us love one another for love comes from God.)
- Leapers (4 yr olds): 1 John 4:7-8
- Explorers (5K): 1 John 4:7-9
- 1st/2nd grades: 1 John 4:7-16a
- 3rd/4th grades: 1 John 4:7-19
- 5th/6th grades: 1 John 4:7- 5:9
- Jr/Sr High & adults: 1 John 4:4- 5:15
Can't make it to the fair, but still want to experaince the tunnel? On Saturday, March 4, the following organizations will be using the tunnel as a fund raiser:
- 8:30am-10:30am: Westlake Christian Academy
- 11:00am-1:30pm: Teen Mother Choices International
- 2:00pm-4:30pm: Informed Choices
- 5:00pm-7:00pm: Lakeland Church Home Educators
The Crossing youth group fundraiser will be Sunday, March 5 from Sunday from 12:30pm-3:00pm.
If you have any questions about the indiviudal fundraisers, please contact the organizations directly.