Saint Matthews First Baptist Church is having its first “Curbside Vacation Bible School” from July 31– Aug. 4 at 106 Gibson Ave. in Laurel, 11 a.m. -1 p.m. The church will have lots of fun while learning about Jesus and having free lunch. Children under four must be accompanied by an adult. 

On Friday, Aug. 4 the church will close off the street for a block party. There will be a representative to discuss (LiHEAP) the Low-income Home Energy Assistance Program. 

There will also be a representative from (OWL) Operation West Laurel to discuss safety in our community and the Help Initiative program. All are invited. Rev. Errond Truitt, Sr. is the church’s pastor.