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You've come to the right place if you are looking for events and activities. During these events we are taking lots of pictures for our Photo Albums. Check below for upcoming activities/events and our Newsletters page for online copies of The Messenger.

To see all scheduled activities and meetings, check our online calendar.
To reserve a room or have something posted on our online calendar, go to our Calendar page.

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Blessings In The New Year - 2015

Saturday, February 28, 7:00 - 8:15 pm ~ Women Together - Comfort and Comedy night. A time for jeans, popcorn and laughs - and door prizes! Bring a friend or your "pew sister" to our Fellowship Hall. Sponsored by UMW.

Sunday, March 1,

  • 9:45 and noon ~ Safe Sanctuary training in the old Fellowship Hall (beside the kitchen downstairs in Education Building) Everyone working with children and youth need to renew. See updated policy. Contact: Lydia Cauley (910.326.4822 or SUMCyouthed@gmail.com)
  • UMKids Annual Rock-a-Thon for Cystic Fibrosis (CF): UMKids (1st - 5th graders) will rock in rocking chairs for 2 hours to raise money, awareness, and to learn more about CF. They NEED YOU to support them by giving to this important outreach to children who NEED our support and Love!!! So look, ask, and find an UMKid to show your support for Cystic Fibrosis!!!

Monday, March 2, 9:00 - 10:00 ~ Read Across America Day - an annual reading motivation and awareness program that calls for every child in every community to celebrate reading on March 2, the birthday of beloved children's author Dr. Seuss. Silverdale Elementary School will host a reading event in which volunteers will read a Dr. Seuss or other favorite children’s story to an assembled group of students. If you would like to participate, please RSVP to Carrie Meadows, Media Coordinator Silverdale Elementary School at 910.326.5146 or carrie.meadows@onslow.k12.nc.us

Wednesday, March 4, 12:00 pm ~ Lenten Service followed by light lunch

Sunday, March 8 - Second Sunday Food Collection

Wednesday, March 11, 12:00 pm ~ Lenten Service followed by light lunch

Sunday, March 15 ~ One Great Hour of Sharing - The second of six 2015 UMC Special Offerings

Wednesday, March 18, 12:00 pm ~ Lenten Service followed by light lunch

Wednesday, March 25, 12:00 pm ~ Lenten Service followed by light lunch

Saturday, March 28, 10:00 - 11:30 am ~ SUMC Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday, March 29, 8:30 & 11:00 am ~ Easter Cantata

Thursday, April 2, 7:00 pm ~ Holy Thursday Service with Communion

Friday, April 3, 7:00 pm ~ Good Friday Service

Sunday, April 5, 6:45 am ~ Sunrise Service at Swansboro's Bicentennial Park followed by breakfast served by UMM on church campus. (Our regular 8:30, 9:45 and 11:00 am services will also be held.)

April 25 ~ Church-wide Yard Sale

Sunday, April 19 ~ Native American Ministries Sunday - The third of six 2015 UMC Special Offerings

Sunday, May 31 ~ Peace with Justice Sunday - The fourth of six 2015 UMC Special Offerings

Monday - Thursday, July 20 - 23 ~ Vacation Bible School

Sunday, October 4 ~ World Communion Sunday - The fifth of six 2015 UMC Special Offerings

Sunday, November 30 ~ United Methodist Student Day - The sixth of six 2015 UMC Special Offerings

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Ongoing/Recurring Events 

Mondays

  • 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. ~ Mission Monday/UMW Craft Days ~ Barnum House (by lower parking lot). Whether you’re creative or not, you can get involved in several projects to benefit Haiti or local charities. Contact Lisa Potts, Lynn Rouse or Rosemary Whaley for more information.
  • 12 Noon ~ UMM Peanut Cooking ~ Kitchen ~ Varied Schedule

Tuesdays 

  • 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ~ Teen Community Bible Study at Swansboro First Baptist Church.
  • Every other Tuesday 
    • 1:30 p.m. ~ Men's golf group begins season. Star Hill Golf Club. $35 for 18 holes or $25 for 9 holes. Contact: Tim Whaley (timjwhaley@yahoo.com or 252.354.3991) - Seasonal activity
  • Second Tuesdays
    • 1:00 p.m. ~ Help sort Second Sunday's Food collection, Room 38LL (under the sanctuary)
  • Third Tuesdays 
    • Hand Made'ns
    • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ~ Hope Mission trip to serve lunch to the homeless. Meet in Morehead City at 14th & Bridges. 5 volunteers needed each trip. Contact: Maryann at 609.685.1993

Wednesdays

  • 6:45 a.m. ~ UMM Bible Study ~ Room LL33
  • UMM Fellowship meetings ~ Schedule
  • Second Wednesdays ~ UMW Circle Meetings ~ Details are on our UMW page.

Fridays

Sundays 

  • Lord's Ladies Lunch
  • UMKids - 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
  • Confirmation Class - 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
  • UMYF (Junior & Senior) - 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Sundays ~ before and after each worship service ~ Food Collection
    Visit our Church and Society page for MANNA details.
  • 2nd Sundays ~ UMW Mary Weeks/Lula Hatsell (also known as Creekside Woods) Circle meets at 7 p.m.