EASTER events are to be held for both adults and children at churches in Uttoxeter during the weekend.
Good Friday for children between the ages of five and 11 years old is to be held from noon until 2pm at the Guild Hall on April 18 next to St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Balance Street.
The workshop will include banner making, music and craft, and children should bring a packed lunch and a drink.
The Good Friday church service will take place at the United Reformed Church in Carter Street from 12 noon until 2pm and this will be followed by a procession of witness through town from the church to the kiosk which will start at 2.15pm.
Everyone is invited to join in to remember the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Those looking for more information on the services should contact Hazel Edginton on 01889 565876.
Two further Good Friday church services are to be held.
At 3.15pm the Good Friday Liturgy is to be held at St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church and at 7.30pm Stations of the Cross is to be held at the same venue.
On Saturday, April 19, an Easter Vigil and Holy Mass is to be held at St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Uttoxeter at 8pm.
On Easter Sunday, a sunrise service will be held at 6.10am in Market Place.
St Mary’s Anglican Church, in Market Place, the Heath Mission Church in Holly Road, the Methodist Church in High Street, St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, the United Reformed Church and Dove Evangelical Free Church in Stone Road will hold services.