Holiday services, events scheduled

The following is a list of Easter services and events slated for Moffat County:

Friday, April 6

7 p.m. A Good Friday interfaith worship service takes place at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 657 Green St. The service is open to anyone. Call 824-7939.

Saturday, April 7

9 a.m. and 7 p.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts Saturday Of Lazarus Services. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

10:30 a.m. Maybell Bible Community Church offers an Easter service at Browns Park School. Call Pastor Linda Taylor at 970-272-3212.

11 a.m. The Easter bunny will be at Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way to give children younger than 12 an Easter egg filled with a surprise. Call 819-0018.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Children are invited to take place in a coloring contest. Contestants can pick up Easter-themed pictures from any merchant in Centennial Mall. Colored pictures must be returned by 2 p.m. to M&D Handmade Gifts. Contestants are divided into three age groups: ages 6 and younger, ages 7 to 9 and ages 10 to 12. Prizes for first, second and third place will be awarded in each age group. For more information, call Mary at M&D Handmade Gifts, 620-7504.

Sunday, April 8

7 a.m. An Easter sunrise service takes place at Friendship United Methodist Church, 700 Barclay St. An Easter sunrise breakfast will follow. Call 824-7939.

7 a.m. First Congregational Church hosts an Easter sunrise service at at Sandrock Ridge Care & Rehab, 943 W. Eighth Drive. Call 824-6836 or 826-4100.

8 a.m. First Congregational Church, 630 Green St., hosts an Easter breakfast. Call 824-6836.

9 a.m. An Easter worship celebration takes place at Friendship United Methodist Church, 700 Barclay St. Everyone is welcome. Call 824-7939.

9 .am., 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts Palm Sunday services. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

10 a.m. First Congregational Church, 630 Green St., hosts an Easter worship service. Call 824-6836.

11 a.m. An Easter service takes place at Maybell Bible Community Church, 50054 U.S. Highway 40, Maybell. Call Pastor Linda Taylor at 970-272-3212.

2 p.m. An Easter egg hunt for children up to 12 years old takes place at Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehab, 943 W. Eighth Drive. Call Mary at 826-4100.

Monday, April 9

7 p.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts a Holy Monday service. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

Tuesday, April 10

9 a.m. and 7 p.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts Holy Tuesday services. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

Wednesday, April 11

3 p.m. and 7 p.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts Holy Wednesday services. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

Thursday, April 12

9 a.m. and 7 p.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts Holy Thursday services. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

Friday, April 13

9 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts Holy Friday services. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

Saturday, April 14

9 a.m. and 11:15 p.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts Holy Saturday services. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

Midnight. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts a Resurrection Divine Liturgy for the Holy Pascha. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

Sunday, April 15

11:30 a.m. St. John The Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 691 Green St., hosts an Agape Vespers service for the Holy Pascha. All are welcome. Call the church at 970-824-6664.

— Note: Holy week and Easter on the Eastern Orthodox calendar can be different than in other Christian denominations. This year, Greek Orthodox churches celebrate holy week April 8-14 and Easter April 15.

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