Spiritual notes

Ham pot pie sale

Upper Claar Church of the Brethren, Claysburg, will have quarts of ham pot pie available for takeout starting at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 27. Cost is $5 a quart. Preordering is suggested. Call 239-5449 to order or for more information.

Events canceled

n Altoona Alliance Church has rescheduled the 15th annual Wild Game Feast for March 6, 2021. The event had been set for

June 13. Anyone with tickets for the event can return them for a refund, or keep them until next year. Call the church office at 944-0171 to state your preference. In addition, the 16th annual Alliance Men’s Mission Golf Classic at Iron Masters for June 19 has been rescheduled for June 18, 2021.

n The Instrumental Music Camp at Wehnwood United Methodist Church scheduled for June 21-26 has been canceled for this year due to the virus. It has been rescheduled for June 20-25, 2021.

Bagged lunch offered

Second Avenue United Methodist Church, 130 Second Ave., Altoona, will offer a bagged lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 20. Lunches will be handed out at the Second Street door. Those attending are asked to keep a social distance while waiting in line. All are welcome.

Altoona Aglow to meet

The Altoona Aglow meeting will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 13, via teleconference. To take part, dial 1-978-990-5357 and enter access code 7323577#. The number or hashtag sign must be included.

Food pantry open

The Twenty-eighth Street Church of the Brethren food pantry is open Mondays and Fridays by appointment only. For information or an appointment, call Deb at 207-8293.


The sixth Novena of the year 2020 to Our Lady of Mount Carmel and St. Therese (the Little Flower) offered by the Discalced Carmelite Nuns of Loretto will open Monday, June 22, and end Tuesday,

June 30. Petitions should be sent to Mother Prioress, Discalced Carmelite Monastery, P.O. Box 57, Loretto, PA 15940.


Religious organizations are invited to submit upcoming events, special speakers and other items to be published free of charge in Spiritual Notes. Items can be emailed to religion@altoonamirror .com or call Holly at 946-7451. Items may also be submitted online through the Mirror’s virtual newsroom at vnr.altoonamirror.com.


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