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Parents Group Small Group

by Kirsten Baxter

On September 22, we will kick off our small group! We will have a family game night from 4-5:30pm in the multipurpose room. Please bring a board game and an appetizer to share. This small group will meet the 1st and 3rd Sunday from 4:00-5:00pm. The kids will play in the nursery while parents have […]

Parents Morning Out Program

by Kirsten Baxter

The United Methodist Women invite families with pre-school children and one parent at home to participate in the Parents Morning Out program at our church on Wednesday mornings from 9-11 am.  Each family will volunteer once a month along with a UMW member to provide childcare in the church nursery for participating children.  To register, please contact […]

School Bag Drive & Kit Instructions

by Kirsten Baxter

The Children, Family, and Intergenerational Ministries of Ames First are having a school supply drive now through August 18. On August 18, we will pack up the supplies into school kits for Midwest Mission. Midwest Mission is a cooperating supply depot for UMCOR and is located in Pawnee, IL. The kits are a little different […]

May Fundraisers

by Kirsten Baxter

Annual Plant SaleThe Kids’ Club annual plant sale will be happening again the weekends of May 4-12. They will have zucchini, acorn squash, tomatoes, and peppers as well as marigolds, zinnias, and petunias. All plants will be $2 either for a small 3-pack or for the larger single container. All proceeds will go to Food at First. The children will also be […]

Upcoming Summer Dates

by Kirsten Baxter

Too early to think about summer? Well, it’s right around the corner! Here are some dates to mark your calendars.U May 5: Teacher Appreciation Brunch  May 12: Last day with 5th graders in Children’s Sunday school, Mother’s Day celebration  May 19: Children Sing at 11:00 service, Last Day of Regular Sunday school, 5th graders move […]