Ben Salem church holds vacation bible school
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS The children attending Ben Salem UCC's Vacation Bible School were, first row: Kaydence and Faith Hartranft, Jarred and Alix Bauder, Jeremiah Zellner, Dustin, Derek, and Daniel Miller, Aaron Bauder.Second row: Ethan Lorah, James Andreas, Tommy Blair, Ava Alabovitz, Natalie Blair, Emma Breiner, Caleb Wolbach, Kurt Breiner, Ryan Lusch, Addison Fink, Kelsey Lusch, Kat Shellhammer, Callie Hayman, Rylie Lusch, Eileen Lusch, Kelly Lorah, Lexi Bauder.Third row: Johanna Wolbach, Daulton Eberts, Morgan Lusch, Brandon Eberts, Brandon Lusch, Cheyanne Hollingsworth, and Autumn Eberts.
Ben Salem UCC's Vacation Bible School was held from June 25-29 at the church, on Churchill Rd. in Lehighton. Fifthy-seven children, nursery school through fifth grade, learned about God through music, crafts, games and activities at the the Bible school, whose theme was Amazing Wonders Aviation.
A closing day event featured a picnic, a moon bounce, a 55-foot inflatable obstacle course bouncer, water ice, picnic foods and games. The movie Madagascar 2 was projected onto the side of the church after dark.