Saturday, March 3, 2:30-4:00 p.m., “Collage, Contemplation and Conversation with Joanna Boleck” Program sponsored by Manitou Springs Public Library – Call the Library to register, 719-685-5206 – you will produce a collage that will surprise and delight you!
Sundays, March 4, 11, 18 & 25, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lenten book review “The Shack”. Pastors Gaye & Glenn will be leading these sessions every Sunday following Worship Service. Each will include soup & salad/soup style lunch for participants in Fellowship Hall. Join in the discussions, no homework required if you are short on time!
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. Every week during Lent, as a follow-up from each Sunday’s worship service, join us for a “Pastor’s Coffee & Conversations” as an opportunity to check in, pray for one another, and encourage one another.
Wednesdays at 9 a.m. at the Good Karma Cafe in Manitou and Thursdays at 8:30 a.m. at Einstein’s Bagels (on Centennial Blvd). Hope to see you at one of these locations each week!
Wednesday, March 7, 9:00 a.m. – Noon Women’s Fellowship Quilting Day in Atrium. All ladies welcome to come cut blocks, lay out or tie comforters.
Thursday, March 8, 6 p.m. – Manitou Springs Garden Club Meeting
Saturday, March 10, 10:30-11:30 a.m., “The Jig Heads presents…Children’s Celtic Stories and Music” Manitou Springs Library sponsored program – come learn about Ireland, Scotland, find out why men wear kilts, unusual instruments and HAVE FUN!! All are welcome!
Saturday, March 10, 1:00-2:00 p.m., “Celtic Stories and Music with the Jig Heads” (Willson & McKee) Manitou Springs Library Presents – they will cover various stories and traditions, as well as the history behind each piece, using a variety of Celtic instruments. Light refreshments – all welcome.
Saturday, March 17, 11:00 a.m.- Noon, “Denise Gard and Her Famous Dogs: Irish Tales of Luck!” Program sponsored by Manitou Springs Public Library’s Children’s Department – Come and discover how Border Collies became so smart! Kids and families will enjoy seeing Denise’s collies, Sienna and Joey!
Saturday, March 17, 1:30 p.m., Troop 18, Eagle Scout Ceremony for Andrew Dillinger and Sawyer Schroeder: Fellowship Hall
Sunday, March 18, 11:30 a.m. Executive Council Meeting, downstairs, north room
Saturday, March 24, 11:30 a.m., Memorial Service for Theresa vonEngeln with reception to follow served by Women’s Fellowship
Sunday, March 25 – Palm Sunday – prior to our Church’s 10 a.m. Worship Service, there will be Blessing of Palms, 9:30 a.m. at Manitou’s Memorial Park where our church will gather with St. Andrews Episcopal Church, Souls Church and New Life Church. We will return to our sanctuary for Palm Sunday Worship Service.
Thursday, March 29, 6:00 p.m. Soup and Scripture – Maundy Thursday Observance in Fellowship Hall
Friday, March 30, 7:00 p.m., Community Congregational Church will host an Ecumenical Good Friday Tenebrae Service led by Manitou Springs Clergy from our church, St. Andrews Episcopal Church and Souls Church.
April 1: Easter Sunday!