"Christmas in Ireland"
Services at Galilee Lutheran Church, 4652 Mountain Road in Pasadena, on Sunday, Dec. 26 at 8 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., will include an emphasis on Christmas customs in the Emerald Isle. Worshipers will sing a Christmas carol written by an Irish poet and be offered Irish Christmas refreshments after worship at both services. Information: 410-255-8236.
New Year's Eve interfaith service
A New Year's Eve interfaith worship service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 31, at Eastport United Methodist Church, 926 Bay Ridge Ave., Annapolis. Representatives from local faith-based groups, civic and community organizations and area agencies will offer readings and prayers. Fellowship time will follow. Free. Sponsored by the Greater Annapolis Interfaith Network. Information: 410-263-5490.