Child Care: Children are always welcome in worship. We also provide child care for your little ones age 0-2 years in the Nursery. The ushers can direct you to the Nursery if you need assistance. In addition, the Library transmits the worship service if you would like to sit outside the sanctuary and listen to the service.

DACA: There is a packet of material on the counter in the Narthex regarding action calling for protection of children that would be harmed by attack on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.

Children’s Choir:  Children in grades K to 6 are welcome.  We meet in the Kindermusik room at the end of the Education Wing.  Please accompany your child on the first day to register.  Contact Renee Hostetler for more information at

Youth Musical Jam Session: Calling all 7th – 12th graders to come out to sing or play their favorite instruments this Sunday at 10:15am in the Atkins room. This will be the beginning of many get-togethers, so tell your friends to come join in on the fun. Snacks and drinks will be served.

UMM Lunches: This week we will be meeting Monday at Applebee’s and at Embury Cafe on Thursday both at noon.

UMW  Lunches:  We meet for lunch at 12 noon the first Thursday of every month at Denny’s.  Contact Betty Bedrey at 368-3704 for more information.

Giving Garden: We could use your help harvesting and weeding. You can sign up on the bulletin board in Fellowship Hall for a couple of hours one week this summer. Questions? Ask Lenore Reber (, Anna Knapp, or Tom Ciampa.

Golf League: We welcome you to join the SSUMC Golf League as we continue to play weekly at Windy Hills (in Greenwich) at 8:30am. This is a fun, casual league for all levels. Contact: Donna Bjork..


Franklin Community Center: Shelves are low!! There is a great need especially for canned goods such as soups, fruit juices, canned fruits, spaghetti sauce and pasta. Your generous donations can be left in the Mission corner in the Fellowship Hall.

Garage/Rummage Sale: The dates of October 13th and 14th have been set for these two sales. Start getting your items together and watch for future announcements.