Worship brief

Har Sinai Congregation to hold events

Har Sinai Congregation, at 2905 Walnut Ave. in Owings Mills, will hold a women's potluck Seder at 6:15 p.m. March 25.


The congregation's Sisterhood invites new and interfaith members of all generations to attend. Attendees are asked to bring a Passover-style dish to share, as well as black and white business clothing, prom dresses for teens, and toiletries to donate to Paul's Place in Baltimore. The Seder costs $10 for adults and $5 for girls younger than 13. For more information or to RSVP, call the synagogue at 410-654-9393.

The congregation's Brotherhood is partnering with the Association of Reform Zionists of America to host a breakfast at 9:30 a.m. March 29. The event will feature guest speaker Sophie Felder, director of regional affairs for the Israeli Embassy. Cost is $10 for guests and $5 for Brotherhood and ARZA members.


For more information or to RSVP, contact David Carp at 410-484-0381 or

Har Sinai Congregation will hold Shabbat Rocks!, a monthly musical Sabbath experience designed for all ages, followed by a family Shabbat dinner, on four upcoming dates. The events will be held March 20, April 24, May 15 and June 12. Each musical service will begin at 6:15 p.m. Dinner will take place at 7:30 p.m.

The service is free, but the dinner costs $18 for adults and $10 for children.

To RSVP for dinner or learn more, call the synagogue at 410-654-9393.

Church announces Easter services schedule

LifePoint Church, at 1701 Emory Road in Reisterstown, recently announced its Easter services schedule. Services will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. April 3, from 4:30 to 6:15 p.m. April 4, and at 8:30, 10 and 11:45 a.m. April 5. Complimentary tickets may be reserved at

Reisterstown Main Street 'Eggstravaganza' and Peeps show to be held

The Reisterstown Main Street "Eggstravaganza," sponsored by the Reisterstown Improvement Association and the Reisterstown/Owings Mills/Glyndon Chamber of Commerce, will be held March 28.


The day-long event will begin at 9 a.m. with breakfast with the Easter bunny at Java Mammas, at 214 Main St.

At 10:30 a.m., a Peeps show parade and egg hunt will be held, beginning at the Reisterstown branch of the Baltimore County Public Library, at 21 Cockeys Mill Road. At noon, lunch with the Easter bunny will take place at Ristorante Firenze, at 2 Hanover Road.

At 2:30 p.m., participants will have the opportunity to have cake with the Easter bunny at Icedgems, at 213 Main St.

From 5 to 6:30 p.m., dinner with the Easter bunny will be held at Main Street Grille, at 75 Main St. Participants must pay for their own meals.

The Peeps show will held March 28 through April 4. Participants are asked to create a sculpture, diorama or other art project comprised mostly of marshmallow Peeps. Entries should be dropped off at the Reisterstown branch of the Baltimore County Public Library, at 21 Cockeys Mill Road, from 5 to 8 p.m. March 26 or from 9 a.m. to noon March 27. There is a $5 entry fee. Participants must include their phone number, email address and title and description of their project with their entry. They must also indicate whether they intend to pick up their entry after the contest is over. Participation is open to individuals, groups, organizations and businesses.

Admission is free. Voting, which is $1 per ticket and $5 for six tickets, is open to the public and will begin March 28. The winner will be announced April 6. Tickets to the Peeps show are $1 per ticket or $5 for six tickets. Proceeds will benefit the Reisterstown Main Street Promotion Committee's seasonal events. Those who wish to have their entries returned to them must pick them up before 8:30 p.m. April 7.


For more information, contact Carin Smith at or 410-746-2354.