Holy Week At The Baptist Church Of Beaufort. The community is invited to take part in a variety of worship and fellowship opportunities that will take place during Holy Week, March 24-31.
• On Palm Sunday, March 24, at 9 a.m., youth will be serving in several capacities and at 11:15 a.m. children will present Donkey Tales, a Palm Sunday musical.
• Holy Week Noonday Services and Lunch will be offered Monday through Friday with services in the sanctuary followed by lunch in the Fellowship Hall for $7. (Reservations requested, surprises welcomed, 524-3197 or RSVP@bcob.org. Meals are catered by Southern Graces.) Monday: Shannon Mullen, Pastor, St. John’s Lutheran. Tuesday: Susan Ulmer, Pastor, Carteret St. United Methodist. Wednesday: Jim Wooten, Pastor, The Baptist Church of Beaufort. Thursday: Steve Keeler, Pastor, Sea Island Presbyterian. Friday: Alex McBride, Pastor, First African Baptist.
• The Living Last Supper, Maundy Thursday, March 28 at 7 p.m. Take a step back in time and witness monologues from each of the 12 disciples present at the Last Supper Table with Jesus in the upper room.
• Resurrection Sunday, March 31: Celebrating the Risen Christ at 9 a.m. with a traditional worship with Easter Brass Ensemble, Organ and Choir. At 11:15 a.m., Contemporary Worship with Worship Band, Brass Ensemble and Choir. For more information, contact Melanie Williams, firstname.lastname@example.org , 843-524-3197.
A Free Family Easter Carnival at Naval Heritage Park, Ribaut Road, Port Royal, will be held Saturday, March 30 from 3 to 5 p.m., sponsored by the Wardle Family YMCA in partnership with the Link Church. The carnival will include bouncers, relay races, games, snow cones, popcorn, door prizes and various food vendors. Admission is free, but organizers ask that attendees consider bringing a can of food to contribute to the HELP of Beaufort food bank.
The Eggtastically Eggcellent Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, March 30, 10 a.m. at Hunting Island State Park at the picnic shelter near the lighthouse. Egg-hunt your heart out or enter the Easter Creative Coloring Contest. Prizes will be awarded. Age groups are 5 and under; ages 6-12. Activities and fun are free with park admission. For more information, contact 843-838-4868.