Charge Conference will be held on October 5th at 7:30pm in the Sanctuary. There will be light refreshments prior to the Conference.
Cleaning Out Your Closet
The Strawberry Patch store at the Hermitage retirement community is in need of Fall and Winter ladies and men's clothing and shoes, ladies accessories, jewelry, and purses. No summer clothing please. The Strawberry patch is managed by St. John's member Eve H. and staffed by volunteers from St. John's and other local churches. All money earned at the the Strawberry Patch is used to provide "extra's" to residents of the Hermitage such as library books, newspaper and magazine subscriptions, computer activities and games, exercise equipment and craft supplies.
If you have items to donate please drop the off in the church office labeled "Strawberry Patch."
The Strawberry Patch is a fun and rewarding place to volunteer. If you would like more information, please contact Eve through the church office.
UMW District Day
St. John's UMW will how the Alexandria District Day on October 3rd. Come help celebrate and recognize our five and six star units as those receiving certificates for completing plans on the Reading Program and Living Into Our Purpose.
Miracle of Christmas - National Christmas Center
Feel the "spirit of Christmas" on December 2nd with a trip to the National Christmas Center in beautiful Lancaster County, PA. Interact with the beloved characters from the Christmas story. The Millennium Theatre will be grandly decorated with lights, greenery, Nativity scenes and a spectacular thirty-foot Christmas tree, Miracle of Christmas is the touching story of kings, angels and a simple, faithful couple used by God. Cost is $155. The program includes comfortable bus transportation,visit to the National Christmas Center and Show, and lunch at Miller's Smorgasboard. RSVP in the church office by October 12th.
St. John's Pre-School
St. John's CECE promotes the mental, physical and spiritual growth of our children through a program including instruction, work and play. We offer preschool classes for children two years of age to five years of age. Our after school care program is for our preschoolers.
See the school's home page for more information.