Midyear Congregational Meeting and Lunch, 8/25—Join us for a midyear check-in of progress on our congregational goals and aspirations. We’ll also follow up on the July church assessment by an external consultant. And, we’ll answer questions about the recently launched Second Century Campaign: Renewing Our Foundations. Lunch and childcare will be provided (RSVP about the latter: email@example.com).
Dog Parks & Coffee Shops, 8/28—Our final film in the Summer Documentary & Discussion Series looks at diversity-seeking, community, and consumption in three DC neighborhoods undergoing urban revitalization: U Street, Columbia Heights and Petworth. A panel discussion follows the film, featuring the filmmaker and a representative from Empower DC, which works to enhance, improve and promote the self-advocacy of low and moderate income DC residents in order to bring about sustained improvements in their quality of life. Film at 7 pm. Free Admission, with donations gratefully accepted for Empower DC
Choir Practice, 9/4—Regular Wednesday choir rehearsal resumes at 7:30 pm. Interested in joining us? Contact music director Dorothy Mora at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday School Volunteer Orientation, 9/7—Each Sunday during the school year, one adult volunteer assists Lead Teacher, Kimberly, with PreK thru 3rd Grade. She does the planning; you show up and help! If you can volunteer (even a few Sundays), please attend this orientation, beginning at 11 am. RSVP: Mirabelle, email@example.com
Everyone Can Sing or Play! 9/8—All are invited to experience a Sunday with the choir. We’ll gather at 9 am for coffee and treats, followed by a 9:30 rehearsal and 10:30 worship service. If you can talk, you can sing, and we’d love to include your joyful voice. Musicians of all instruments (tambourine to tuba) are also encouraged to come make a joyful noise!
Welcome Back Sunday & Harvest Lunch, 9/8—We’ll gather for a celebratory Sunday after a summer here and away. During Coffee Hour, the Deacons will treat us to a Harvest Lunch, so plan to stay and enjoy.
Capital Campaign Fall Expense Vote, 9/8—We’ll meet very briefly after worship to vote on an urgent infrastructure expense. Please stay in the sanctuary to vote, followed by the Harvest Lunch in the parlor.