Anglican Church to host seminar

A discussion on the rising violent persecution of Christians and other minorities in India is the focus of a seminar from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Anglican Church, 929 11th St., in Marysville.

The program features speaker Manisha Bangar, a human rights advocate from India, and includes Amrik Singh, professor at California State University, Sacramento.

Bangar is also national vice president of the All India Backward and Minority Communities Employees Federation, or BAMCEF.

Admission is free.

The Marysville church, with Pastor Joshua Lickter of Incarnation Anglican, Roseville, hosted a similar seminar in October 2015.

For more information about the seminar, visit the Organization for Minorities of India website at

Yuba City

Rummage sale is today, Saturday

The First Baptist Church in Yuba City is hosting a rummage sale at 8 a.m. today and Saturday at 916 Plumas St.

Money raised benefits the church youth group and its activities.

Items at the sale include refrigerators, a washer, a dryer, Renaissance art prints, toys and clothes.


Pit Beef Barbecue planned for June 4

The Annual Pit Beef Barbecue in Robbins is set from 3 p.m.-6 p.m. June 4 at the Community Hall, 17540 Pepper St.

Tickets, available at the door, are $16 per adult and $8 per child up to 10 years.

Advance tickets may be purchased by calling Claudette Diffenderffer at 662-4965 or Mark Richter at 735-6791.

The dinner is presented by St. Paul's Catholic Church in Knights Landing and St. Agnes Catholic Church in Zamora.

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