St. James Lutheran Church, 5660 Trabue Road, Columbus, will host its 36th annual Brats and Crafts Festival August 2-4, 2019. The event will include authentic German food and beverages, and live German polka music and dancing. An 1860’s-era baseball game will be played Saturday at 3:00 pm featuring the Ohio Village Muffins and the St. James Lutheran Strikers. The weekend concludes with a mime/juggling Sunday school program, the Columbus Maennerchor, and the traditional German Worship Service on Sunday afternoon. For more information, please call Steve Dodson at 614-777-7792, the St. James church office at 61-878-5158, or visit www.stjameslutheran.us.