A full slate of activities are planned this week at Young Harris on Prince, including:
On Sunday … The congregation will celebrate the start of a new school year, honoring teachers and recognizing those students entering the classroom for the first time.
On Wednesday … at 7 a.m., the Men’s Fellowship eats breakfast together in the FLC.
On Thursday … at 10 a.m. Women’s Bible Study returns after a June hiatus. Women meet in the library.
On Saturday … at 10 a.m. Work in One Community Garden on the front lawn to grow food for Our Daily Bread
Wednesday evening activities start again on Sept. 3. At 4:30 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m., two small groups will gather for a nine-week study of the book, “The Epic of Eden: A Christian Entry into the Old Testament,” by Sandra Richter. At 6:30, Kids Fellowship gives 4- to 11-year-olds a chance to play games, sing, dance and have fun together while learning a little something.
It’s time for Vacation Bible School at Young Harris Memorial UMC!
This year’s theme is “Weird Animals: Where Jesus’ Love is One-of-a-Kind” and will take kids on a journey to see some of God’s most special creatures … including themselves.
VBS begins on Wednesday, July 23 and continues Thursday, July 24 and Friday, July 25 with evening sessions from 6 to 8 p.m. The final session will be Saturday morning from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., followed by a family festival on the lawn.
Preschool through rising fifth-graders are invited to participate, while older kids can volunteer to help out. A nursery will be provided.
Everyone is sure to have a great time, so call (706) 543-2612 or go to the Young Harris VBS registation site to sign up.