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Spring into an April Meeting

April Meetings

Saturday, April 21 - 8:30 a.m. - Aurora District Meeting - Channahon UMC

Monday, April 23 - 7:00 p.m. - room 213 - Sarah Circle

Thursday, April 26 - 12:00 p.m. - Chapel Hall - General Meeting with program by Cindi Roselieb

Date: 
Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 8:30am

UMW Spring Luncheon

Date: 
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 12:00pm

UMW Baby Shower and Lunch

You are invited to attend a baby shower on Sunday, April 8. Drop in between 9 am to noon to make a braided pacifier clip. We invite you to share lunch at 12:15 p.m. when we hear from a representative of the Cunningham Children’s Home, one of the UMW’s missions this year. Please also bring baby items to donate (such as, diapers of all sizes, baby wipes, onesies, and anything a new mom needs). A complete list of needed items is available on posters throughout the building. All items will be donated to a teen pregnancy center.

To attend, please RSVP to the church office by Wednesday, April 4.

Location: 
Chapel Hall
Date: 
Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 9:00am

Home Run Inn - UMW Fundraiser

Please enjoy a wonderful meal and support the United Methodist Women on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Home Run Inn Pizza in Darien. Between the hours of 11:00 a.m and 9:00 p.m. present the flyer below when paying for your order and 20% of the purchase will go to UMW.

Thank you for your support! We hope to see you there!

Location: 
Home Run Inn - 75th and Lemont Road - Darien
Date: 
Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 11:00am

December UMW Meetings

Celebrate the holidays with UMW!

Thursday, December 14th - Rachel Circle - contact Stacy Klepper

Thursday, December 14th - Ruth Circle - 12:45 p.m. - Chapel Hall

 

Date: 
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 12:45pm

Annual UMW Christmas Tea

We continue to encourage all women of our church to be a part of the UMW by either participating in one of the Circles that meet monthly or participating as a “general member." Plan to join us in fellowship at our annual Christmas Tea. This year the meeting and program will be in the evening to enable many of our working women to attend. Hosted by the Sarah and Rachel Circles, the tea will feature a tasty buffet of fruit, cheese & crackers, and cookies and will include a brief meeting to install our officers for 2018 followed by a holiday program. The program will be a delightful musical presentation by the Downers Grove South Madrigal singers.

Truly a great evening is in store for us so make plans to attend. If you are in need of a ride that evening, please contact either Shelly Davenport at 630.512.0370 or our Outreach Coordinator, Wendy Nystrom, at 630.330.0581 or your circle coordinator and a ride will be arranged for you. Come get in the holiday spirit and share in the fellowship with other women in our church.

 

Date: 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 6:30pm

UMW Bake Sale

The UMW will host our annual holiday fundraiser bake sale on Sunday, December 3. Plan to stop by to purchase some tasty baked goods provided by our many Circle members. As always, the proceeds go towards the many mission projects, both local and global, supported by United Methodist Women. Your support is appreciated and you get to enjoy some tasty holiday goodies.

We will again provide the baked goods in smaller packages, what we call “Grab & Go” so you can choose many items to share with your family and/or friends.

See you in the Parlor on December 3rd!

Date: 
Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 9:00am

BOO! Did that scare you into going to a circle meeting?

Please join us at one of our United Methodist Women circle meetings this October!

Monday, October 23rd - Sarah Circle - 7:00 p.m. - Room 213
Wednesday, October 25th - Mary Elizabeth Circle - 1:00 p.m. - Chapel Hall
Thursday, October 26th - Rachel Circle - 9:00 a.m. - Room 213
Thursday, October 26th - Ruth Circle - 12:45 p.m. - Chapel Hall

Location: 
Various Locations - See details above
Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 7:00pm

Get Your UMW On!

Get your UMW on!

Upcoming events to attend:

September 23 - 8:30 a.m. - Aurora District Annual Celebration, Lockport UMC

September 25 - 7:00 p.m. - Sarah Circle - Room 213

September 27 - 1:00 p.m. - Mary Elizabeth Circle - Chapel Hall

September 28 - 9:00 a.m. - Rachel Circle - Room 213

September 28 - 12:45 p.m. - Ruth Circle - Chapel Hall

Date: 
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 8:30am

Blessing of the Backpacks

On Sunday, August 27, please join the United Methodist Women in celebrating children and youth all over the world at the 10am Childrens Sabbath service. Children and youth from our congregation will be greeters, lay readers and ushers.

Be sure to bring your school backpack (or even your work briefcase!). John Smoke will give a Blessing of the Backpacks to get the new school year off to a great start!

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