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Our Community Events

  • Family Friendly Karaoke
    Friday, November 7, 2014

    Family Friendly Karaoke Nov 7th 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke December 5th 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke Jan 9th 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke Feb 6th 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke March 6th 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke April 10th 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke May 1st 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke June 5th 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke July 10th 7-10 pm Family Friendly Karaoke Aug 7th 7-10 pm Children's movie, Suduko, jig saw puzzles, & board games are also available at each event PUBLIC IS WELCOME!! Cost: Free (unless you choose to tip the KJ) First United Methodist Church 17121 SW 137th Lane, Archer, FL The general public is welcomed and encouraged to attend these free events whether they attend the host church, another church in the community or are un-churched. These events are planned with the community's benefit in mind. They are not intended to promote a specific, individual church but to offer A FREE family friendly event. For more information, please call Pastor Priscilla Scherrah, 352-495-4021 or myself. Thank you. Lois Lehning 352-443-0010 Offering vocal solos (with or without devotional program) Need a Sunday anthem or two? Program for a Special Event or Holiday Service? Pre or Post Service music? Wedding or Funeral Service? e-mail: musicfillsmyheart64@gmail.com Read more

  • Tuesday Family Movie
    Tuesday, July 7, 2015

    Tuesday Family Movie Age Group(s): All Ages Date: Tuesdays:7/7; 7/14; 7/21; 7/28 Start Time: 3:00 PM End Time: 5:00 PM Description: All ages can come to the Hawthorne Branch to watch a family movie every Tuesday afternoon. Read more

  • Edible SuperHero Badges
    Wednesday, July 29, 2015

    Edible SuperHero Badges Age Group(s): All Ages Date: 7/29/2015 Start Time: 3:00 PM End Time: 4:00 PM Description: Create your own edible superhero badges and then eat your superpower like Scooby-snacks! Cookie Decorating by Jeni. What badge will you make...... Read more

  • Family Friendly Karaoke tonight
    Friday, August 7, 2015

    Come, join us for Family Friendly Karaoke tonight featuring COWBOY MIKE POWERS as our KJ in the fellowship hall of the FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 17121 SW 137TH LANE ARCHER, FL 32618 7 p - 10 p Bring a snack to share and enjoy supper with us Mark your calendars for the next dates too! July 10 August 7 Sept 4 Oct 2 Nov 6 Dec 4 All are welcomed and encouraged to attend; This is a fun community event and not intended to support one organziation over another. Children's movie is also available if you children decide not to sing. If you sing, come join us. We always welcome new singers If you don't sing, come listen! It is always much more fun to sing to an audience!!!! Lois Lehning Offering vocal solos (with or without devotional program) Need a Sunday anthem or two? Program for a Special Event or Holiday Service? Pre or Post Service music? Wedding or Funeral Service? e-mail: musicfillsmyheart64@gmail.com Read more

  • 2015 Splash Party at Kirby Family Farm to benefit Dream Acres for Autism and Let's Go 4 Kids
    Saturday, August 8, 2015

    EventName: 2015 Splash Party at Kirby Family Farm to benefit Dream Acres for Autism and Let's Go 4 Kids Date: August 8, 2015 MoreInfo: Dream Acres for Autism, Inc. and Let’s Go 4 Kids partnering with Kirby Family Farm (home of the Christmas Express) for a Splash Party on August 8, 2015, 9:00am-2:00pm! The Splash Party is specifically designed to benefit special needs families and to include a wonderful sensory friendly area!! In addition to train rides and water features, we will have face painting, character interactions, music, sensory friendly movie corner with a/c , and more!! Read more

  • 4th ANNUAL EPIC END OF SUMMER BASH
    Saturday, August 8, 2015

    4th ANNUAL EPIC END OF SUMMER BASH A DAY OF FREE COMMUNITY FAMILY FUN DATE: SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015 TIME: 9:00 A.M. — 1:00 P.M. PLACE: CHIEFLAND FIRST UNITED METHODIST — 707 N. MAIN ST. CHIEFLAND, FLORIDA · FREE FOOD · FREE ACTIVITIES · FREE WATER SLIDE · FREE BOUNCY HOUSE · FREE SCHOOL SUPPLIES · FREE PRIZES · FREE FUN · AND MUCH MORE BOOTH SPACE AVAILABLE FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION OR TO DONATE PRIZES OR VOLUNTEER YOUR TIME CALL 352-493-4627 office@fumcchiefland.com Read more

  • Monteocha New Life Christian Center (MNLCC) Education Fair Summer 2015
    Saturday, August 15, 2015

    Name: Dekova Batey Email: dekovabatey@yahoo.com Phone: 352-393-8493 Subject: Community Education Fair Announcement/RSVP Message: Coming soon...Please share & post! Be inspired, encouraged, lifted and educated for advancement! Monteocha New Life Christian Center (MNLCC) Education Fair Summer 2015 Saturday, August 15, 2015 10:00 am - 1 :00 pm 18209 NE 21st Street Gainesville, Florida. 32609 RSVP Now at: www.surveymonkey.com/r/35TTWCV Information: (352) 871- 8468 / dekovabatey@yahoo.com See RSVP card attached, please pass along...More details to come! Dekova Batey (352) 871- 8468 dekovabatey@yahoo.com Read more

  • AMERICAN LEGION 230 POST SPAGHETTI DINNER FUNDRAISER
    Friday, August 21, 2015

    SPAGHETTI DINNER FUNDRAISER- FRIDAY August 21st, 2015 - 4PM 'TIL 7PM - AMERICAN LEGION 230 POST HOME ON HWY. 20 (HAWTHORNE ROAD) - SPAGHETTI, SAUCES, GARLIC BREAD, SALAD & DRESSINGS, DESSERT, BEVERAGE - DONATION - $6.OO - TAKE OUTS AVAILABLE COME FOR GOOD FOOD, INTERESTING CONVERSATION AND TO SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL VETERANS. Read more

  • Family Friendly Karaoke tonight
    Friday, September 4, 2015

    Come, join us for Family Friendly Karaoke tonight featuring COWBOY MIKE POWERS as our KJ in the fellowship hall of the FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 17121 SW 137TH LANE ARCHER, FL 32618 7 p - 10 p Bring a snack to share and enjoy supper with us Mark your calendars for the next dates too! July 10 August 7 Sept 4 Oct 2 Nov 6 Dec 4 All are welcomed and encouraged to attend; This is a fun community event and not intended to support one organziation over another. Children's movie is also available if you children decide not to sing. If you sing, come join us. We always welcome new singers If you don't sing, come listen! It is always much more fun to sing to an audience!!!! Lois Lehning Offering vocal solos (with or without devotional program) Need a Sunday anthem or two? Program for a Special Event or Holiday Service? Pre or Post Service music? Wedding or Funeral Service? e-mail: musicfillsmyheart64@gmail.com Read more

  • Santa Fe College Volunteer Expo
    Thursday, September 10, 2015

    Santa Fe College Volunteer Expo Thursday, September 10, 2015, 10 a.m. – 1 p .m. Main Campus, Oak Grove (outside the Bookstore) A semi-annual event hosting municipal and 501©3, nonprofit agencies seeking to connect with Santa Fe College student volunteers. Exhibitor space is provided by the Santa Fe College Office of Civic Engagement and Service at no charge. To register, visit the Civic Engagement & Service page of the Santa Fe website at http://www.sfcollege.edu/student/service/ Read more

  • 2nd Annual Trinity Festival New Beginnings Church of God by Faith
    Saturday, September 19, 2015

    EventName: 2nd Annual Trinity Festival EventDate: September 19, 2015 MoreInfo: New Beginnings Church of God by Faith's Sunday School Department will be hosting its 2nd Annual Trinity Festival. The goal of this event is to kindle a positive influence in our community by providing this free event. There will be food, fun, and fellowship! The event will include games, door prizes, and plenty of fun activities for the kids! Read more

  • Family Friendly Karaoke tonight
    Friday, October 2, 2015

    Come, join us for Family Friendly Karaoke tonight featuring COWBOY MIKE POWERS as our KJ in the fellowship hall of the FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 17121 SW 137TH LANE ARCHER, FL 32618 7 p - 10 p Bring a snack to share and enjoy supper with us Mark your calendars for the next dates too! July 10 August 7 Sept 4 Oct 2 Nov 6 Dec 4 All are welcomed and encouraged to attend; This is a fun community event and not intended to support one organziation over another. Children's movie is also available if you children decide not to sing. If you sing, come join us. We always welcome new singers If you don't sing, come listen! It is always much more fun to sing to an audience!!!! Lois Lehning Offering vocal solos (with or without devotional program) Need a Sunday anthem or two? Program for a Special Event or Holiday Service? Pre or Post Service music? Wedding or Funeral Service? e-mail: musicfillsmyheart64@gmail.com Read more

  • Open Door Ministries, Inc. Pastoral Appreciation and Transition Week
    Monday, October 5, 2015

    EventName: Open Door Ministries, Inc. Pastoral Appreciation and Transition Week EventDate: Monday, October 5 - Sunday, October 11, 2015 MoreInfo: Open Door Ministries, Inc. (601 NE 19th St - Gainesville) will be hosting a week of celebratory sevices in honor of Pastor Samuel Jones, Jr. (Margaret) for over 40 years of service in the Gainesville Community, while also welcoming Pastor Timothy Jones, Sr. (Nona) as our new transitional leaders. Please contact the church at (352) 377-8162 for a full schedule / specific times, locations and details. Read more

  • Sunny's Howl-A-Palooza
    Sunday, October 25, 2015

    Event Name: Sunny's Howl-A-Palooza Date: October 25th from 3 to 6pm Location: Sun Country Sports Center - West (333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL 32669) Description: Sun Country Sports Center and the March of Dimes are teaming up for the 27th annual monster-themed Sunny's Howl-A-Palooza. The Halloween carnival features inside and outside activities including costume contests, haunted houses, train rides, face painting, bounce houses, hayrides, carnival games, and more! 100% of the proceeds benefit the March of Dimes. Discounted tickets are available in advance. Read more

  • Family Friendly Karaoke tonight
    Friday, November 6, 2015

    Come, join us for Family Friendly Karaoke tonight featuring COWBOY MIKE POWERS as our KJ in the fellowship hall of the FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 17121 SW 137TH LANE ARCHER, FL 32618 7 p - 10 p Bring a snack to share and enjoy supper with us Mark your calendars for the next dates too! July 10 August 7 Sept 4 Oct 2 Nov 6 Dec 4 All are welcomed and encouraged to attend; This is a fun community event and not intended to support one organziation over another. Children's movie is also available if you children decide not to sing. If you sing, come join us. We always welcome new singers If you don't sing, come listen! It is always much more fun to sing to an audience!!!! Lois Lehning Offering vocal solos (with or without devotional program) Need a Sunday anthem or two? Program for a Special Event or Holiday Service? Pre or Post Service music? Wedding or Funeral Service? e-mail: musicfillsmyheart64@gmail.com Read more

  • The Twenty Pearls Charity Golf Scramble in Honor of Dr. Cullen C. Banks
    Saturday, November 14, 2015

    The Twenty Pearls Charity Golf Scramble in Honor of Dr. Cullen C. Banks Date:November 14, 2015 Additional Info:The Twenty Pearls Charity Golf Scramble in Honor of Dr. Cullen C. Banks. This event is to benefit college scholarships for Alachua County students as well as breast cancer awareness and health education events for our community. It will be held at Ironwood Golf Course, November 14, 2015 @8am. Visit www.twentypearls.org for more information. Read more

  • Family Friendly Karaoke tonight
    Friday, December 4, 2015

    Come, join us for Family Friendly Karaoke tonight featuring COWBOY MIKE POWERS as our KJ in the fellowship hall of the FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 17121 SW 137TH LANE ARCHER, FL 32618 7 p - 10 p Bring a snack to share and enjoy supper with us Mark your calendars for the next dates too! July 10 August 7 Sept 4 Oct 2 Nov 6 Dec 4 All are welcomed and encouraged to attend; This is a fun community event and not intended to support one organziation over another. Children's movie is also available if you children decide not to sing. If you sing, come join us. We always welcome new singers If you don't sing, come listen! It is always much more fun to sing to an audience!!!! Lois Lehning Offering vocal solos (with or without devotional program) Need a Sunday anthem or two? Program for a Special Event or Holiday Service? Pre or Post Service music? Wedding or Funeral Service? e-mail: musicfillsmyheart64@gmail.com Read more

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