- Friday, October 23, 2015 at 10:33 am
Doug Body, left, and Larry Whippie check on a vat of potatoes and Andouille sausage before serving it as part of Newtown Congregational Church’s Low County Shrimp Boil, the third annual community benefit to support Back Bay Mission in Biloxi, Miss. The benefit was held October 17 in the church’s Great Room. The church established a relationship in 2005, when it sent financial support to the United Church of Christ mission following Hurricane Katrina.
- Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 11:27 am
A shrimp boil at Newtown Congregational Church on October 17 will include a full dinner of shrimp and Andoille sausage or BBQ chicken while raising funds for Back Back Mission in Biloxi, Miss.
- Thursday, September 11, 2014
The Great Room was filled to capacity last November when Newtown Congregational Church hosted its first shrimp boil to benefit Back Bay Mission. Centerpieces celebrated locations in and around Biloxi, Mississippi, home of the mission, and tables were set family style. The church will host its second annual event this weekend.
- Thursday, October 10, 2013
Newtown Congregational Church, a member of the United Church of Christ, will sponsor an authentic shrimp boil, in partnership with Back Bay Mission, on Saturday, November 2.
The special event will be at the church, 14 West Street. Dinner will be served at 6:30 and a program will follow at 7:30.
The evening will feature a dinner of shrimp, seasoned with Back Bay’s special spices.