RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE
Thursday, April 28th
1 to 6 p.m. First Pres Church
When was the last time you thought about donating blood? A momentary inconvenience can save a life! There is a great need for blood in our area. They will take walk-ins at any time. You may also schedule an appointment by calling 1-800-RedCross or by visiting www.redcrossblood.org.
2016 PW SPRING GATHERING!
Presbyterian Women of Geneva Presbytery invites all women to their Spring Gathering which will be here Saturday, April 30, from 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. at our church. The worship leader will be the Rev. Katherine Griffis of Hornell. Speakers will be Sebastian Maroundit and Linda Werts; their topic will be Building Minds in South Sudan. A light lunch will be served for a suggested donation of $5.00. To register, please call the church office at 734-1614.
HABITAT WOMEN'S BUILD TEAM!
May 7th ~ 9 a.m. -4 p.m.
We have a team of women participating in the May 7th women's build for the Chemung County Habitat for Humanity. The chapter has recently acquired two properties in Elmira to rehab into safe affordable homes for families. You can support our team with your prayers and also by helping us reach our fund raising goal of $500 at the following url:https://www.classy.org/FirstPresWorks. There will be ongoing opportunities to work at these homes as Habitat continues its mission in Elmira. Thank you for your support!
KIDSHINE & VBS CAMPS
SAVE THE DATE!
Here’s announcing our 2016 KidShine and VBS week! KidShine and Vacation Bible School will take place the week of June 27 – July 1, 2016. We have an all new KidShine musical, “Breakthrough!” and we have an all new VBS "Barnyard Roundup!" The planning team has begun to meet. Registration forms are now available (please see below). Call the church office if you have any questions (734-1614).
Registration for summer camp for children and youth is now open! Check out all the exciting opportunities at the camp’s website:www.campwhitman.org. Scholarship help is available through our church and through the Presbytery of Geneva. Camp Whitman has several employment opportunities. The open positions are lifeguard, head cook, assistant cook and assistant property manager. For more information or to apply, visit the camp’s website.