Upcoming Events

 

 

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Roxbury Church Membership Opportunity


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Orientation Session - April 22 - 11:45 a.m.

 

Reception of New Members - April 29 - 10:30 a.m.

 

 


 

 

 

Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, May 11

1 - 6 pm.

Fellowship Hall

  

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Appointments:

1-800-Red Cross (1-800-733-2767)

 

Questions: Brooke Wheeler, Coordinator 

 

 

 Spring Church Work Day

Saturday, May 12, 2018

 9:00 am until 12 noon

Help out your church with small jobs

to help out buildings and grounds look loved and cared for.

 

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Come at 8:00 a.m. and join the Men's Group for breakfast...

Refreshments served

 



Rummage and Bake Sale


Saturday, May 19, 2018

9:00 a.m.  - 2:00 p.m. 


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Come for the bargains and some yummy baked goods!

$5/bag blowout beginning at 1:30 p.m.




 

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Penecost Sunday

May 20, 2018

 

Rite of Confirmation - 10:30 a.m.

Join us as we celebrate two young people as they become members of the church through the Rite of Confirmation!


Color of the day: Wear something - RED!

 

 


 

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Silver Lake Open House

Sunday, May 20  2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

223 Low Road, Sharon, CT 06069

860-364-5526

 

Have a child going into grades 4- 12 in the fall

and curious about what happens at "the Lake"

during a week-ling summer camp session in Sharon.

 

This is your way to come up, meet some of the people, tour the camp and buildings 

and have your taste of the magic that is Silver Lake!

 

 


 

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Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, May 26, 2018

8:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Fellowship Hall

 

Supporting the Church's Mission Trip to South Dakota

July 7-14, 2018

 

Hot Pancakes (differing kinds including Gutten-free)

Sausage

warm Maple Surup

Sliced Fruit

Coffee, Tea, Orange Juice

 

$5 per person

 


 

Spring Church Day

Sunday, June 10, 2018

 

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Join us for 

         Worship with Celebration of our Graduates.

 

Church Picnic follows on the front lawn (inside if inclement)

please bring a side dish for 8 to share.

 

 


 

 

13th Annual - "Art at the Meetinghouse"


Juried Art Show and Sale

 

 

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Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, June 15-17, 2018

Fellowship Hall

Opening Night Reception 6-9 pm - Awards at 7:30 pm.


 

 

All sales benefit the mission outreach of the congregation.

 

 

Information: Charlie Meade 203-775-1434 or 860-355-1584


Art Show Webpage LINK

 


 


2018 Mission Trip

to the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe in South Dakota.

 

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Group photo of our trip in 2016

 

Saturday, July 7 - Saturday July 14, 2018

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe

LaPlant, South Dakota


We ask for your prayers, financial and material support and supportive activities here in Roxbury, to enable others to travel and make a difference in the lives of the Lakota people.


We have a number of adults and youth traveling to South Dakota to work on housing rehabilitation and upgrades, helping to construct a commnuity garden program and provide children and adolescent suicide prevention through a daily camp program.


We are working through Simply Smiles of Westport, CT and this will be our 6th time on the Reservation. We have also gone to work in Oaxaca, Mexico with them in the past.

 


 

  

Rev Peters's Vacation - 2018

 
Rev. Peters will be on Vacation during August  He will also leading the church's mission trip to the Cheyenne River Soiux Tribe Reservation in South Dakota during this time.


Church Services (9:30 am) will be covered a variety of wonderful preachers 

Vacation is a time that the minister is away from all church duties and responsibilities, much like anyone else.
Rev. Peters will be present for the Beef Barbecue on August 25, 2018.


 

Sundaes on Saturdays

Public Ice Cream Socials

Saturdays 6:00 - 8:30 pm. during July, August and September!

Fellowship Hall

 

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$2 make your own sundaes

Really good ice cream and all the fixings.

 

If you are willing to be a host one of the Saturday's speak with David Lincicome

  




 

ON-GOING EVENTS



 

Community Yoga 

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Yoga is on a winter break. Hoping to start up in late Winter / early spring.

Check back here for information.



Join Roxbury's Suzanne Fitch as she shares her passion for Yoga. 


She teaches a dynamic flow style that is accessible to all. 

The class will increase your flexibility and strength as well as calming your mind.

Cost is $10 per session with 50% going to the Roxbury Fuel Assistance Fund.



 

Men's Fellowship Breakfast


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Second Saturday of each month - 8:00 am. in Fellowship Hall

 



Scouting at Roxbury Church

 

Our congregation is proud to support three Scouting groups:

 

Cub Scout Pack 465 

Boy Scout Troop 65, Brad Jones, Scoutmaster

 

 

 


  

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