annual Germanfest at St. John United Church of Christ Oct. 20
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[October 12, 2012]
The 13th annual Germanfest
will be celebrated at St. John United Church of Christ in Lincoln on Oct.
20. Authentic German food will be served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the
Fellowship Hall of the church. The Alley Kats band will furnish music during
the serving time, including polka music for dancing or listening.
Brats, red cabbage, sauerkraut, German
potato salad, apple strudel, German chocolate cake or angel food
cake will be served with apple cider, tea or coffee. A hot dog meal
with chips, dessert and drink will also be available.
The church youth group will offer the
same menu at a drive-thru line at the alley alongside the former
ALMH east parking lot.
Tickets are available from church
members, by calling the office and at the Germanfest. Free delivery
in town will be available with orders of six or more prepaid
tickets. Tickets for the German meal are $7.50 and for the hot dog
Parking for the church is at the
corner of Maple and Eighth streets.
Proceeds will benefit mission
projects, which have been the recipients from the beginning.
Missions served have been Austin Bahn Fundraiser, Back Bay Mission,
Boy Scout Troup 106, Church World Service Disaster Relief Fund,
Community Action Food Pantry, Habitat for Humanity of Logan County,
Hope from the Rubble (UCC CWS/9-11-01), Ill. Conference Hurricane
Relief Fund, CROP, Mom and Me Camp, Reinhold Niebuhr Memorial
Plaque, Salvation Army, SHARE, St. John UCC of Chicago (sister
church), St. John UCC Youth Veterans Dance and Teddy Bear Project of