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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Ash Wednesday - Lent begins


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Adult Fellowship - "Mardi Gras" Party

Saturday, February 17th

beginning at 6:00 p.m.

at the home of Jeanne and Chris Steers 19 Blueberry Lane

(off Chaylbes Road)

 

Mardi Gras Party

 

Bring a side dish to share and BYOB

Enjoy the fellowship and the food!

 


 

Area Conference Minister Visit - March 3rd


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On Sunday, March 3, the Rev. Margret Hofmeister,

our SW Area Conference Minister of the Southern New England Conference

will be with us and preaching at the 10:30 a.m. worship service.

 

She will be available for conversations afterward.

 

Rev. Hofmeister graduated from Union Theological Seminary in NYC and was a Pastor at churches in New Hartford and New Britain before becoming Area Conference Minister for our region.

Welcome Margret!



 

 

Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, March 15, 2024

1 - 6 pm.

Fellowship Hall

  

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Appointments:

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

https://www.redcross.org/give-blood.html

 

Questions: Brooke Wheeler, Coordinator 

 


 

St. Patrick's Day

Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner

Our 4th Year! Back by Popular Demand

 

March 16, 2024        4:30 – 6:00 p.m.

 

Drive-Thru Take-Out only

Packaged to Go

Drive up in front of the church to pick up

 

Menu: Corned Beef & Cabbage

Potatoes and Carrots

Irish Soda Bread – Homemade Shamrock Cookies

Corned Beef Dinner

$20 per dinner

 Fully cooked, warm, and packaged to take home.

 

Reserve and Purchase at 

https://roxburychurch.square.site

We are not Accepting Orders yet... please check back after March 3 

 



Holy Week and Easter at Roxbury Church


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Palm Sunday - March 24, 2024

10:30 a.m.

Procession and distribution of Palms


 


 


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Maundy Thursday - March 28, 2024

Pot Luck Dinner and Tenebrae Service - 6:30 p.m.

Bring a dish to share

Service of Holy Communion

followed by the Service of Tenebrae (diminishing lights)


 




Good Friday - March 29, 2024

Meetinghouse Open All Day

Resources Available for Reflection and Prayer

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Easter Day - March 31, 2024

6:30 am Sunrise Service on Good Hill

Breakfast follows

10:30 am Easter Celebration

 

 


 

 

 

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This special offering of support beyond Roxbury for Disaster Relief and Development

will be received on Sunday, March 10, 2024. 

Please mark your check OGHS or use the specially mark envelope.

Thank you for your generosity! 

 


 


Annual Ladies Luncheon

Sunday, May 5, 2024, 12:00 pm.

 

 

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 at the Marketplace in Woodbury

Reservations required

There is a menu and the signup on the Opportunity Table in Fellowship Hall

 

 

Open to all women of the congregation

Mothers - invite your daughter(s) Daughter - invite your mother!

or someone who you consider your "mother" or "daughter"!

 

Questions? Contact Jeanne Steers

860-354-7484

 


 

Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, May 10, 2024

1 - 6 pm.

Fellowship Hall

  

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Appointments:

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

https://www.redcross.org/give-blood.html

 

Questions: Brooke Wheeler, Coordinator 


 

 

 Spring Church Work Day

Saturday, May 11, 2024

 9:00 am until 12 noon

Help out your church with small jobs

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

 

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19th Annual - "Art at the Meetinghouse"


Juried Art Show and Sale

 

 

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Friday, Saturday, & Sunday, June 14, 15, & 16, 2024

Fellowship Hall

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

 

A portion of all sales benefit the mission outreach of the congregation.

 

 

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



 

Rummage and Bake Sale

Saturday, June 29, 2024, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Fellowship Hall

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Clothing, Housewares, Books, Toys, Seasonal Items

 

Donations can be dropped off at the Church

May 12-16  during the day

(no athletic equipment, electronics, or furniture, please)

 

Questions: Sue Stauffacher - 860-354-1274 before 8:00 p.m.

 

 


 Coming Summer 2024...


Annual Progressive Dinner

Date to be Set...

begins at 6:00 pm 

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Each Course of the meal at a different assigned home.

Gather together for dessert at one home.

All equals fun!

For adults only.

 

Reservations are a must! Please sign up in Fellowship Hall on the Opportunity Table.

Coordinated by the Fellowship Committee

 


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