By LEA IADAROLA
© St. Petersburg Times, published April 14, 2001
FREE RESTAURANT: St. Christopher's Episcopal Church offers free food at Cafe Cristo from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the church, 6211 Memorial Highway, Tampa. Cafe Cristo offers multiple entrees on Saturdays and soup, salad, pizza and sandwiches on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Call (813) 884-7166.
EASTER EGG HUNT: First United Methodist Church of Lutz offers an Easter egg hunt from 10 a.m. to noon today at the church, 207 Lutz Lake Fern Road W. For children 2 to 10 years old. Free. Call (813) 949-1751.
EASTER DRAMA: Faith Outreach Center presents an Easter drama, In Your Presence O God (That's Where I Belong), at 10:45 a.m. Sunday at the center, 7607 Sheldon Road, Tampa. There is no cost, but an offering will be received. Call (813) 887-3354.
EASTER SUNRISE SERVICES:
Faith Outreach Center holds an Easter Sunrise service at 7 a.m. Sunday at the center, 7607 Sheldon Road, Tampa. A continental breakfast will follow the service. Call (813) 887-3354. First Christian Church holds an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. Sunday at Ballast Point Park, 5300 Interbay Blvd., Tampa. Please bring a lawn chair. Call (813) 253-0811. Greater Brandon Christian Ministerial Association holds an Easter sunrise service at 6:45 a.m. Sunday at Good Samaritan Church of the Brethren, 1317 Providence Road, Brandon. Please bring a lawn chair. Call (813) 689-9552.
St. John's United Methodist Church holds an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. Sunday at the Lowry Park Band Shell. Call (813) 876-2381.
St. Mark's Episcopal Church of Carrollwood holds an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. Sunday at the church, 13335 Casey Road, Tampa. Call (813) 962-3089. Tims Memorial Presbyterian Church holds an Easter sunrise service at 6:30 a.m. Sunday at the church, 601 Sunset Road, Lutz. Call (813) 949-1239.
Village Presbyterian Church holds an Easter sunrise service at 7 a.m. Sunday at the church, 13115 S Village Drive, Carrollwood. Please bring flowers to add to the cross. Call (813) 961-4115.
SUNDOWN SERVICE: Calvary Community Church holds an Easter sundown service at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church, 4811 George Road, Tampa. Call (813) 884-4328.
FREE COUNSELING AND ACTIVITIES: Concerned Action Inchrist offers free counseling orientations from 7 to 9:15 p.m. on the first and third Monday of each month at Sadie Park, 502 Sadie Park St., Brandon. CAI will also host "Bowling Balls Away" from 4 to 5 p.m. Friday at Oakfield Lanes, 1001 Oakfield Drive, Brandon. Bowling is free to those who come for the free counseling orientation. Call (813) 689-9552.
WEEKEND RETREAT: The Franciscan Center hosts "The Spiritual Life is not a Theory, We Must Live It," a weekend retreat, from 7 p.m. Friday to 1 p.m. April 22 at the center, 3010 Perry Ave., Tampa. The retreat is open to those involved in a 12-step recovery. A deposit of $25 is due by Monday. Call (813) 229-2695.
CONCERT: Unitarian Universalist Church of Tampa presents Hot Soup, a female vocal trio, at 8 p.m. Thursday at the UU Dome, 11400 Morris Bridge Road, Tampa. Tickets cost $8. Call (813) 625-2688.
PIONEER CLUB: St. John's United Methodist Church holds Pioneer Club meetings from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. every Friday at the church, 5120 Mendenhall Drive, Tampa. Designed for children in preschool to the 12th grade, the program offers religious activities with the opportunity to earn badges. Call (813) 876-2381.
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