• 4 p.m.: The Canaanaires celebrate their anniversary at Sweet Canaan Baptist Church, 316 Mountain Springs Road in Piedmont. The Gospel Raiders, Saint Luke Supreme Angels, Mighty Gospel Harmonizers and others will be featured.
• 3 p.m.: Faith Lutheran Chapel holds a Blessing of the Animals in the parking lot across from Blue Ridge Cooperative.
• The Gary Banks Memorial Youth Choir Reunion is held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 24 and 10:30 a.m. to noon Sept. 25 at Crescent Hill Baptist Church, 115 Crescent Hill Drive in Pickens.
• Secona Baptist Church, 234 Secona Road in Pickens, holds its revival Oct. 2 through Oct. 5. The Rev. Chad Campbell of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Easley is the speaker. The Sunday service is at 6 p.m. and weeknight services are at 7 p.m. Call 864-878-3816 or visit www.seconabaptistchurch.com for information.
• Fairview Church of God, 8927 Fairview Church Road in Seneca, holds its revival from Oct. 2 through Oct. 5. Speakers will be Curtis Phillips (Sunday), Roger Stephens (Monday and Tuesday) and Doug Saylors (Wednesday). The Sunday service is at 6 p.m. and weeknight services are at 7 p.m. Call 864-247-7725 for more information.
• Emmanuel Lutheran Church of Easley, 101 E. 1st Ave. in Easley, holds Bible Study from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. each Monday.
• First Assembly of God, 810 Saco Lowell Road in Easley, has a food pantry. Call the church at 864-859-2652 for more information.
The Easley Progress and The Pickens Sentinel publish notices of local interest from area churches on a space available basis. Items can be submitted in writing to 714 S. Pendleton St., Suite D; via fax to 864-855-6825; or via email at EASnews@civitasmedia.com. Items can include revivals, special speakers, musical groups, bake sales, etc. Call 864-855-0355 for more information.