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Photos from Christmas in July

The Grinch made an appearance at the Christmas in July event Saturday evening at Wyandotte County Lake. (Photo by Lou Braswell)

The parade of lights at Christmas in July at Wyandotte County Lake on Saturday evening. During this event, decorated pontoon boats participate in a parade on the water. (Photo by Lou Braswell)

Fireworks completed the Christmas in July event Saturday evening at Wyandotte County Lake Park. (Photo by Lou Braswell)

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Job fair planned Aug. 22

A job fair is planned from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, at the Kansas City Kansas Community College Burke Technical Center, 6565 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas.

The job fair was announced by U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder, R-3rd Dist.

The first hour of the job fair, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., is only for veterans. The rest of the job fair, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., is open to the public.

Exhibitors are asked to register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/congressman-kevin-yoder-job-fair-and-resource-event-tickets-36420599995. Space is limited.

Job seekers do not need to register. According to information from the sponsor, job seekers should dress for the job interview and bring several copies of their resume. There is no fee to attend.

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Faith news

To send in items for the Faith News, email information to news@wyandottedaily.com. Please include your name and contact information. In the event of inclement weather, contact the church or organization to see if the event is still being held.

Judson Baptist Church, 8300 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas, will hold Sunday morning services at 11 a.m. on the first Sunday of the month, and at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. on the other Sundays, and Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. The church website is http://judsonbaptistchurchkck.com/.

The Keeler Women’s Center, 2220 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kansas, offers spiritual direction by appointment, one hour, once a month. The Keeler Women’s Center is a ministry of the Benedictine Sisters. Call the center at 913-906-8990 to talk to one of the sisters about scheduling an appointment.

Parkway Baptist Church,
12320 Parallel Parkway, will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 3 to 7 p.m. Aug. 14 in the church classrooms. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

St. Patrick Catholic Church
will hold a Community Blood Center blood drive from 3 to 6 p.m. July 31 in the parish center, 1086 N. 94th St., Kansas City, Kansas. To schedule a donation, visit www.esavealifenow.org or call 816-753-4040.

Members of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1300 N. 18th St., Kansas City Kan., will observe the seventh Sunday after Pentecost. at 11 a.m. July 23. A baptism is planned. The service will be in English and Spanish.

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