Happy Mother's Day to all women who have raised a child with selfless care and affection. Mother's Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world, most commonly in the months of March or May. This year this special day is dedicated to all women around the world for their sacrifices, dedication and love for their children. Mother's Day complements similar celebrations honoring family members, such as Father's Day, Siblings Day, and Grandparents Day. The modern holiday began in the United States, at the initiative of Anna Jarvis who organized the first Mother's Day service of worship and celebration at Andrews Methodist Episcopal

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Embracing Freedom Women's Brunch is a time for women to connect heart to heart as we eat, laugh, and seek the Father in Worship and the Word. Freedom Church Merchantville will host this event on May 6th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in their lobby. At the brunch, there will be a breakfast buffet, worship, the Word, and breakout groups for prayer. Ticket price is $25 a person. The church is located at 113 N. Centre Street in Merchantville. here are limited spots due to space. Tickets available here. Freedom Church

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Mark your calendars for some Sunday Funday on April 30th from 12:00-3:00 p.m. Join the Animal Adoption Center for their annual Bark N Bowl at Pinsetters. Tickets including bowling, food, fun, and BEST of all, you'll be helping our furry friends on their journey to their forever homes. Ticket prices: Adult Ticket (13 yrs +) $40, Child Ticket (6 to 12 years) and Children 5 and under are free! AAC is a small, family-friendly, no-kill animal shelter located in Lindenwold, NJ. Our shelter is 100% funded by charitable

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In Sunday, April 2nd, St. Peter School middle school students read stories, played games, and made a craft and a snack with children at Storytime. This event is open to children who are in kindergarten, and younger. Parents are welcome to attend; older siblings are also invited to help out. There is no fee for the event; however, we will gladly accept donations to our St. Vincent de Paul Society Food Pantry. More information about the event can be found here: https://www.stpeterschool.org/page/sunday-stories. Claim your ticket on our Eventbrite
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Merchantville School families and community members, we need your support to continue all of our favorite programs that the MES PTA offers our children. We are hosting an exciting evening of fun and basket auctions at our Spring Quartermania fundraiser on Friday, April 28th. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. with games kicking off at 7:00 p.m at The Happy Hour

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Hop on over to the Merchantville Community Center, 212 Somerset Ave, at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 2nd, to find some special treats from the EB! The annual Easter Egg Hunt returns with more than 10,000 eggs to find, raffles and a special appearance by Mr. Bunny himself. Don’t miss this Merchantville family tradition! This event is FREE and open to children from 0 to 10 years old. This event was originally scheduled for Saturday but, due to

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SAVE THE DATE! On Saturday, April 29th, from 5:00-9:00 p.m. the Spring Beer Fest at Blue Monkey Tavern is BACK! Tickets will be available for purchase at the restaurant or online next week and we'll update on our social media accounts and website once they’re available. We anticipate more than 35 Craft Breweries, with over 70 craft beers on tap - and - we will be pouring wine!

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