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2012 marks the 125th anniversary of Calvary Covenant Church in Evansville. (Contributed photo)

Evansville Calvary Covenant Church celebrates 125 years this Sunday

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faith Alexandria, 56308
Alexandria Minnesota 225 7th Ave E
P.O. Box 549
56308

2012 marks the 125th anniversary of Calvary Covenant Church in Evansville.

The Congregation will celebrate the anniversary on Sunday, June 10 with a worship service at 10 a.m. followed by a dinner and fellowship.

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There will be opportunities for group pictures and a historical booklet with pictures of members available for purchase.

The celebration will culminate with a 2 p.m. informal service followed by coffee and Scandinavian treats.

Everyone is welcome. Call the church at (218) 948-2230 to RSVP for the dinner.

Calvary Covenant was established by a few dedicated Christian families who came to America from Sweden and Norway in the 1800s.

The original church was built a few miles from town at Oak Hill and was dismantled and reconstructed in 1902 at its current location of 404 Meeker Street in Evansville.

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