Lara Schopp Children & Families, Staff Messages

By Lisa McCleish, Director of Early Childhood Programs Last March, the Parents’ Day Out and Preschool Program left on a Friday, ready for a week spring break, and didn’t re-open until June 1, over 10 weeks later. COVID. Admittedly, the staff were unprepared to be closed due to a pandemic. …

MOPS Fall Schedule

Lara Schopp Children & Families, Connect, MOPS

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) will meet on the following from 7:00-9:00 p.m.  in the backyard. September 16 September 30 October 14 October 28 November and beyond will be based on weather and current COVID situation. We will likely hold some of our winter meetings over Zoom Questions? Contact April Booth.

Club Kids Resumes

Lara Schopp Children & Families

Calling all 3rd-5th graders!  Club Kids will resume on Sun., Sept. 13 from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. outside at the church. Join us for some fun and fellowship each Sunday evening!

Popsicles in the Park

Lara Schopp Children & Families, Connect

Come see April and Catherine on August 30 at Franklin Park (Roe Ave & Somerset Dr). We will have popsicles and bubbles! Find us under a tree, we will be there 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Backyard Bash 

Lara Schopp Adult-ministry, Children & Families, Connect, Special Events, Visitor Information

This summer’s Backyard Bash offerings look a little different, but as we have done the last two summers, we are excited to offer online class offerings and activities for children and families, starting June 10. Our goals of community, spiritual development and fun are still present this year. You are invited to join one of these opportunities:

Families Gardening at Church

Lara Schopp Children & Families

Children and families are assisting the Green Team in preparing the church grounds for spring and summer. The Dakan family did general clean up this week to keep the grounds tidy and help prepare for the flower planting.  Other families will be putting almost 800 begonias in the ground in the …