SANDGATE >> Old Home Day will be celebrated at the Sandgate Methodist church at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 7. Located approximately four miles up Sandgate Road, the Methodist congregation has been part of the Sandgate community since 1817. Old Home Day celebrates the town's forebears in both the Church and Sandgate itself.

Pastor Joseph choon will lead the services. The celebration will include traditional hyms, memorials to past members and loved ones, and a sermon devoted to the spirit of the day. A chicken barbecue and desserts provided by the women of the church will follow the service.

All those presently living in Sandgate and those with roots in the community are invited to stop by and enjoy the celebration. For more information, call 375-2627.