Church Bulletin

DATES SET FOR VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH First Baptist Church, of Minot, will host “SonWest Roundup,” a vacation Bible school, June 17 to June 21 from 8:45 a.m. to noon, in the church at 200-3rd St. SW.

The sessions, for children in kindergarten through sixth grade, will include music, skits, crafts, games, Bible stories and snacks.

Enrollment is available by calling the church office, 852-4533, or by downloading a registration form at the church website (

CHRISTIAN WOMEN’S CLUB TO MEET JUNE 11 Minot Christian Women’s Club will meet for their monthly luncheon meeting June 11 from 12:15 to 2 p.m. in the Grand Hotel, Minot. The cost is $10, inclusive.

Don and Marlene Holrup, of Winston-Salem, N.C., will perform musical selections and Mona Bean, of Backus, Minn., will be the guest speaker. Her topic will be “Walking a New Road.”

For reservations, or cancellations, call Lorraine at 852-0407.

WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS ANNUAL CONTEST Students from Bishop Ryan Catholic School and some adults participated in the recent Catholic Daughters of the Americas nationwide educational contest. The contest is held yearly.

The students were provided two themes to choose from. The themes were “My life is a reflection of God” and “Jesus is a reflection in me.” The contest included computer art, art, poetry, essay and photography. There was also a division for adult participation. The entries were judged by Court St. Elizabeth, #170 and the state Catholic Daughters judges.

The winners in the contest were:

Poetry: Division I: 1st, Maya Wald, Grade 5, 2nd, Kacie Klein, grade 4, and 3rd, Sevanah Brintnell, grade 4. Division II: 1st, Madison Lee, grade 6, 2nd, Eden Kramer, grade 7 and 3rd, Emma Garber, grade 8. Division III: 1st, Casy Charley, grade 9, 2nd (tie), Isaac Niess, grade 10 and Eli Kramer, grade 9 and 3rd (tie), Anna Petz and Abby Howard, both grade 10.

Essay: Division I: 1st, Maya Wald, grade 5. Division II: 1st, Chinaza Udekwe, grade 6, 2nd (tie), Kaleb Beeter, grade 6 and Mark Medalen, grade 8, 3rd (tie), Evelyn Brady and Cole Dauphinais, both grade 8. Division III: 1st, Kelly Kasper, grade 10, 2nd, Eli Kramer, grade 9 and 3rd, Gabrielle Bohl, grade 10.

Art: Division I: 1st, Megan Bartsch, grade 5, 2nd, Maya Wald, grade 5, 3rd (tie), Sloan Hawk, grade 5, and Sylvie Kramer, grade 4. Division II: 1st, Tatum Leidholt, 2nd, Abbie McKay and 3rd, Ben Bohl, all in grade 6. Division III: 1st, Casy Charley, grade 9, 2nd, Megan Hardy, grade 10, and 3rd, Sheyenne Schmidt, grade 9.

Computer Art: Division I: 1st, Ethan Steckler, 2nd, Denver Buck, 3rd, Anthony Jundt, all grade 5. Division III: 1st, McKenzie Leintz, 2nd, Dakota Johnson, 3rd, Katrin Seideman, all grade 10.

Photography: Division I: 1st, Keaton Zaback, grade 9, 2nd, Brandon Booth, grade 9 and 3rd, Virginia Reynolds, grade 10. Division IV (adult): 1st, Arlene Fiedler from Little Flower parish, Minot.

Monetary prize awards were given to the winners on the local and state level. The first-place winners at the local level advance to the state level and winners at the state level progress to the national level of competition.