Craig’s Alder Grove United Methodist Church is hosting its 150th anniversary celebration on Sunday, Sept. 22. The public is invited to attend any or all of the day’s activities. All will be held at church which is located six miles south of Craig on County Road 21.

The regular church service will be held at 10 a.m. followed by a catered lunch. A program recognizing the last 150 years will begin at 1 p.m.

Elkhorn Valley District Superintendent Rev. Chad Anglemyer will preach at the service. Reservations for lunch are appreciated and can be made by calling Mary Loftis at 402-377-2826; or e-mailing her at

The afternoon program will include a skit called, “How it Might Have Been,” regarding the beginnings of the church, a real history of the church, as well as greetings from former pastors, a variety of music and other attractions.

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