Wonderful Wednesdays – Summer 2018 Plans for Children

Wonderful Wednesdays are open to children entering 1st grade and finishing 4th grade. Children entering Kindergarten are welcome to join, but must be accompanied by a parent or grandparent. Please bring a sack lunch and a drink for each Wonderful Wednesday. The church will furnish coolers for the lunches and drinks.

For additional information, please contact Nancy Dickerson, Center First UMC Children’s Director at 598-2707.

June 13 – 10:00 a.m. – Community Outreach and Swimming
During the morning, we will visit a number of church members in our community and the children will be “doing good deeds.”  Please dress your child in “work” clothes, including socks and tennis shoes.  After lunch, the children will go swimming. Please bring a bag with their swimsuit, towel and a change of clothes for their afternoon swim, plus sunscreen and floaties. We will have several adults supervising at the pool.

June 27 – 8:00 a.m. – Lufkin Zoo Trip and Clean Water Ministry Program
The children will travel to the Lufkin Zoo in the morning and attend the First United Methodist Church of Lufkin for lunch for a presentation in the Clean Water Ministry program. Normal summer clothing will be appropriate for this trip.

July 18 – 8:00 a.m. – Longview Trip and Lunch in the Park
The children will travel to Longview to visit the homeless mission and learn about the variety of programs offered to individuals to assist them with improving their lives. Lunch will be held at a local park. Normal summer clothing will be appropriate for this trip.