Calvary United Methodist Church in Annapolis will host a concert by Circle of Grace at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. A 10-member contemporary Christian band from Lafayette, Ind., Circle of Grace will perform songs by a variety of Christian artists, such as Gary Chapman and Amy Grant.

The free concert will be at the church, 301 Rowe Blvd. For more information, call 410-268-1776.


First Baptist Church of Edgewater will host a free musical performance, "Because We Believe," by the Soul Searchers at 7 p.m. Sunday at the church, 38 W. Central Ave. For more information, call 410-956-3142.


Christ the Servant Lutheran Church's youth group in Severn will sponsor a Red Cross blood drive from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 2 at the church, 2622I Annapolis Rd. Appointments are requested. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact Karlyn McPartland at 410-799-9368.


Severna Park Baptist Church will hold a vacation Bible school for ages 4 to 11 from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 2 through 6. The free school, which will feature songs, skits, crafts, games, Bible stories and snacks, will be at the church, 506 Benfield Rd. For more information, call 401-647-0765.

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