Local Church Events

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Special Activities & Events

End of Life Journey Series at Shelburne UMCEnd of Life Journey… Choices, Challenges, Conversations. Sundays beginning September 17 -October 8. Choose to attend any or all of the series offerings which include a one-act play B.O.A.T.I.N.G., documentaries, hospice presenter from the VNA, and discussions. All events are free and will be at the Shelburne United Methodist Church, 30 Church Street, 802-985-3981, ShelburneUMC.org. Please see the full details End of Life Journey.

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Friday Open MICs and Coffee Houses 


First Friday of the month, resuming in the fall: Coffee House and music at Trinity United Methodist Church, (137 Main Street, Montpelier), 7PM ‘til – 9 or later. Bring a friend! Join us for a couple of hours of fellowship, singing and praise. We provide coffee, tea, hot chocolate and soft drinks and people bring as they can something to share, as simple as cookies or chips to chili pizza, chicken wings or – just join us. ALL are welcome!

FIRST FRIDAY OPEN MIC: Chittenden Church of the Wildwood

First Friday of the month, October - April, 7:00 PM: Wildwood Open Mic, at Church of the Wildwood, 347 Holden Rd, Chittenden VT. Join us for an night of community, music, poems, and comedy. Snacks and decaf coffee for sale during intermision. Portion of free-will donation goes to local charities. Performers of all ages are welcome. Please contact Jessica to sign up for a 5-10 minute performance spot: 802.772.7297 or email: jlcromie@hotmail.com

The next Wildwood Open MIC is FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 7:00 - 9:00PM.

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Dinners, Suppers, and more... 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2017, seatings at 5:00 PM and 6:15 PM: Chicken and Biscuit Dinner at Shelburne UMC (30 Church ST, Shelburne). Menu includes: Chicken, gravy, and biscuit with mashed potatoes, coleslaw, squash, homemade B & B pickles, cranberry sauce, homemade pies, apple (with cheddar cheese or ice cream) or pumpkin with (whipped cream), and coffee or cider. $12 adults, $6 children (5-11), free for children four and younger. Reservations are required. Take outs are available starting at 4:30. Please call 985-3981 or email shelburne.umc@myfairpoint.net, more info at shelburneumc.org.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 5:30PM: Annual Covered Dish Supper at the Lyndonville United Methodist Church (100 Church Street, Lyndonville VT). By Donation.

SATURDAY OCTOBER 7, seatings @ 5:00 & 6:15PM: Chicken and Biscuit Dinner at Memorial United Methodist Church Swanton (23 Grand Avenue). Chicken -N-Biscuits, mashed Potatoes, Squash, Cole Slaw, Cranberry Sauce and Apple & Pumpkin Pie.Adults $10, Seniors $9, Children (5-12 ) $5, Families $24. Call 802-868-2916 for reservations. Take out also available.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 5:00PM until all are served: Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings at the East Concord United Methodist Church (Oregon Rd, East Concord, VT). Turkey, Stuffing, Mashed potato, Squash, Home-made rolls, Pies etc. Adults $10, Children Ages 5-12 $4. Oregon Road is about 5 miles north of Concord on Rt. 2 - take a nice fall ride into the country!

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, seatings at Noon, 5:00PM, and 6:30PM (with a limited number of take out dinners available): Chicken Pie Supper at Trinity United Methodist Church (137 Main Street, Montpelier) Menu includes (everything is homemade btw!): Biscuit with Chicken and gravy, mashed potatoes, butternut squash, coleslaw, beet relish, cranberry sauce, a variety of homemade pies, coffee, cider, and/or milk for beverages. $12 adults, $6 for children 10 & under. Reservations are strongly recommended -- especially for the 5pm seating and for any takeout dinners. Please call the Church Office at 229-9158 or email trinityvt@comcast.net to make a reservation by leaving your name, contact number or email address, which seating you would like and how many adults and children will be in your party. Thank you!

FRIDAY OCTOBER 13, 4:30-6:30PM: Pork Roast Dinner at Carolyn's Highgate Methodist Community Center (3327 Route 78, Highgate Center Vt.). Pork Roast Dinner with mashed potatoes, green beans, applesauce, dinner roll, and pumpkin pie for dessert. Cost $8.00 adults; $5.00 under 12. Eat in or take out! 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15, seatings at 4:00, 5:15 and 6:30 PM: Annual Turkey Supper at St. Paul's UMC (11 Church St., St. Albans). All-You-Can-Eat, served family style. Dine in only (tickets are not redeemable for take-out). Cost: $10 for adults; $5 for children age 12 and under. For reservations/tickets please call Ken at 527-0036 or the church office at 524-5632.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 5:00PM: the Georgia United Methodist Church’s annual Chicken Pie Supper at the Georgia Elementary School. Menu: Chicken pie, mashed potatoes, coleslaw, squash, rolls and homemade pie. Adults $12, children ages 4 - 12, $5. Reservations are recommended. Call 893-4413.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, seatings at 5:00 & 6:30PM: Chicken Pie Supper at Hedding UMC (40 Washington ST, Barre VT). Adults $12/Children (5-10) $6, under 5 Free. Menu: Chicken Pie, mashed potatoes, gravy, squash, coleslaw, pickles, beet relish, cranberry sauce, pie for dessert and beverages. Call to make reservations: 802-476-8946.

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Sales, etc.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6, 9:00AM – 4:00PM, & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 9:00AM – 1:00PM: annual fall Rummage Sale at Grace United Methodist Church (130 Maple Street, Essex Jct., VT). Take what you need and pay what you can.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6, 9:00AM. – 6:00PM, & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 8:00AM - Noon. Fall Rummage Sale at St. Paul's UMC (11 Church St., St. Albans). Clothes, baby items, toys, games, household goods, and lots of books! Come Friday for best selections. Saturday is Bag Day: $3 to fill a small bag or $6 to fill a trash bag.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6, 3:00PM – 7:00PM, & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 9:00AM-2:00PM (Bag Sale All Day): Rummage Sale at the Fairfax Community Center (aka) Baptist Building on Main St in Fairfax. Clean clothes, books, toys and white elephant. Benefit of the United Church of Fairfax missions. For info call 849-6313 or email ucffairfax@gamail.com.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 8:00AM – 2:00PM: Rummage and Bake Sale at the Montgomery United Methodist Church (20 Fuller Bridge Road). To benefit the United Methodist Women. Info: Lois Lumbra, 802-326-4651.

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