Youth Ministry News: This Week.

Junior High: Food Bank Volunteering
The Food Bank has opened up some Volunteering sessions on weeknights, just for teams like us.  Join us as we sort, label, and pack canned goods on Wednesday, April 6th.
-Arrive @ Church by 4:50p.  Dinner provided.
-Volunteering from 5:30-7:30p 
-Back @ Church by 7:45p
-Please bring closed-toe shoes, and a water bottle.
-No ‘Regular’ Group this night.
Only 12 student spots left,  so message back if your child is interested.
Want to Volunteer?  A great way to serve, and we think you’ll love it as much as the kids do!  We need two more drivers; please let me know.

Student Volunteers Needed
Do you have a High School Student who needs Community Service Hours?  Jennifer (my wife) is leading a Community Development Meeting at Court Street United Methodist Church in Rockford, and is looking for two high schoolers to lead childcare for the meeting from 6-7:30p.  3-5 children expected to attend.  Let me know if your child would be interested.

The Flower Sale Fundraiser: Under Way!
The Flower Sale is our last High School fundraiser before the upcoming WorkCamp trip.  The sale has begun, and will continue through Sunday, April 24th.  Each year, several of our students pay off their remaining camp balance through the sale, so we encourage your child to participate.  Didn’t get a selling packet?  Message back and we can set one aside for you. 

5th Grade Students: You’re Invited! 
Parents of 5th graders: Your child can catch a sneak peek of Group before they hop on this fall!  Join us for a 4-week series with rec, worship, breakout groups, and more.  Details: 
-Wednesdays, 5:30-7:15p
-Dates: April 13th through May 11th.  No Group April 27th.
-$3/week for dinner  
-Open to all 5th grade (soon-to-be 6th grade!) students.
Message back if you are interested.

Workcamp: 7 more spots left!
Child not signed up for our mission trip to Minneapolis yet?  We have just 7 more spots available.   Message back for more information: Current roster, pricing, and more.

Senior High Youth Group News 
4.3: Group @ Church, 6-7:45p.

Michael Smith
Youth Director, Kishwaukee Church
815.218.3958 (C)