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Special Activities & Events


MARCH 1-APRIL 12: Lenten observance at Carolyn’s Highgate Methodist Community Center 3327 route 78, Highgate Vt. Join us as we combine our efforts in Making a Beautiful Mural, stepping back in time, learning the story, and become part of the story in COLORING a 28-foot Christian mural which will be displayed at our Good Friday service. Any questions call 868-4921. Hours to COLOR are Tuesday 6-8, Wednesday 11-3 and Saturday 9-2.

FRIDAY, APRIL 14, 7:00 PM – Good Friday Observance: Come sing along with Part 2 of Handel's Messiah at First UMC Burlington (21 Buell Street). Chamber orchestra and soloists will guide us through a service of music, readings, and candles as we observe Good Friday. Bring your own score, or borrow one of ours!

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Friday Open MICs and Coffee Houses 

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. Musicians, poets and storytellers of all ages invited to perform.Desserts & non alcoholic beverages available. Come to entertain and/or listen and sing along.  Portion of free-will donation goes to local charities. Please contact Jessica to sign up for a 5-10 minute performance spot: 802.725.8176 or email: jlcromie@hotmail.com


First Friday of the month: 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.

The Coffee House at Trinity will resume on Friday, May 5. 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!

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Dinners, Suppers, and more... 

FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 4:30-6:30PM: Chicken 'n' Biscuits Dinner (eat-in or take-out) at Carolyn’s Highgate Community Center. Chicken ‘n Biscuits with cranberry sauce, stuffing, carrots and apple pie for dessert. Macaroni and Cheese offered as a no meat choice. Cost is $8.00 per person and $5.00 under 12. 3327 route 78 Highgate Vt. (yellow building next to Highgate Methodist Church) 802-868-4921.

SATURDAY, APRIL 8, servings at 4:30 & 6:00 PM, annual Sugar-on-Snow Supper at the Georgia United Methodist Church (Georgia Center) in the church fellowship hall. Menu: ham, baked beans, potato salad, coleslaw, rolls, sugar-on-snow with doughnuts and pickles. Adults $12, children 4 - 12, $5. Reservations: 893-4413.

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Sales, etc.

FRIDAY, MAY 5, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM & SATURDAY, MAY 6, 8:00 AM – Noon: Annual Spring Rummage Sale at St. Paul's UMC (11 Church St., St. Albans). Come Friday for best selection of clothes, books, baby items, and household goods. Saturday is Bag Day: $3 to fill a small bag or $6 to fill a large bag.

SATURDAY, MAY 6, 8:00AM – 2:00PM: Rummage and Bake Sale, at the Montgomery UMC. Benefit the U.M.W. 20 Fuller Bridge Road, Montgomery Village, VT.

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