Children’s Ministry Calendar

(Please email becky@countrysideumc.org if this calendar has fallen out-of-date.  Please note that choir & bell details may not always be noted – always refer to emails for the latest news regarding those children’s choirs.)

Sunday Small Groups meet every Sunday during the school year unless otherwise noted on the calendar.

October 2018

October 3, 10, 17, & 24: Wednesdays for Kids, 6-7 or 7:30pm

October 14: Thrive @ Countryside 5:00-5:30pm; Mission Sunday (mission projects likely before worship)

October 28: Trunk or Treat 4-6:00pm

 

November 2018

November 4:  1st-3rd Grade bells ringing in 11:00 worship, warm up in sanctuary at 10:30am

November 7, 14, 28: Wednesdays for Kids, 6-7 or 7:30pm

November 11: 4th-6th Grade bells ringing in 11:00 worship, warm up in sanctuary at 10:30am

November 11 & 18: Liturgical dance rehearsal- 9am for 4th-6th grade, 9:15am for 4 years – 5th grade in Room 209

November 11: Liturgical dance rehearsal for middle school/high school (6th-12th grade) after 9:45 service in Room 209 (time may be pushed back to 11:15)

November 18: 1st-6th Grade choir sings in 11:00 worship, warm up in chapel at 10:45am

November 25: Family Worship Weekend (no children’s programming in the morning, childcare still available for ages birth-5 years)

November 25: Thrive @ Countryside 5:00-5:30pm (dinner will be available during service) followed by a Family Advent Workshop (begins at 5:30, the project will take 10-30 minutes)

November 25: Liturgical dance rehearsal for 6th-12th grade at 4:00pm in Room 209

 

December 2018

December 2 & 9: Liturgical dance rehearsal at 9am for 4th-6th grade, 9:15 for 4 years – 5th grade in Room 209

December 5: Choir and bells only from 6-6:30pm

December 9: 1st-6th grade choir sings in worship at 11:00; meet in chapel at 10:45am

December 9: Preschool/Kindergarten bells ring in worship at 9:45am and 11:00am

December 12: Christmas Caroling, followed by hot cocoa & cookies; 6-7:30pm

December 16: 9:45 & 11:00 rehearsals for Countryside Kids Christmas (please try to make at least one if you plan to participate; we might add a run through on Dec. 9 as well)

December 16: Countryside Kids Christmas at 5:00pm, a special Christmas worship service led by our kids!

December 23: Middle/High School Liturgical Dance shares in worship at 11:00am (warm up at 10:30 in the sanctuary)

December 24: Worship services at 2, 5, and 8pm

December 30: Family Worship Weekend (no children’s programming, childcare available for ages birth-5 years)

December 30: One worship service at 10:30am

 

January 2019

January 6: Family Worship Weekend (no children’s programming, childcare available for ages birth-5 years)

January 6: Thrive @ Countryside 5:00-5:30pm followed by Family Fun Night from 5:30-7pm

January 16, 23 & 30: Wednesdays for Kids, 6-7 or 7:30pm

 

February 2019

February 6, 13, 20, 27: Wednesdays for Kids, 6-7 or 7:30pm

February 17: Thrive @ Countryside 5:00-5:30pm followed by a Valentine’s themed mission project

 

March 2019

March 17: Thrive @ Countryside

March 20 & 27: Wednesdays for Kids 6-7 or 7:30pm

 

April 2019

April 3, 10, 24: Wednesdays for Kids 6-7 or 7:30pm

April 20: Easter Egg Discovery, 10-11:30am

April 21: Family Worship Weekend (no children’s programming, childcare available for birth-5 years)

 

May 2019

May 26: Family Worship Weekend (no children’s programming, childcare available for birth-5 years)

 

June 2019

June 23 & 30: No Sunday Small Groups

June 24-28: Vacation Bible Camp from 9:00am-noon