John Flanders will be building 2 sand boxes for Thrive play grounds on Saturday July 13th at 9AM , 6-8 volunteers are needed to complete project of course the more the merrier. Tools required are rakes, shovels, and drill drivers. We have some tools here, but if you can bring some from home that would be great! We estimated around 4 hours to complete project. If you have any questions please contact the church at 507-289-4019. Please rsvp so we can get a head count and make plans.
CUMC Summer Wednesday
Destination Berne Wood Fired Pizza
June 19 5-8PM
CUMC is going to Berne, MN for fellowship, pizza and music. Joins us for a great time of connecting with each other and invite your friend(s) to join us.
The CUMC bus will leave the church at 5:00PM for those wishing to ride the bus to Berne. If you are driving to Berne after 5PM and can provide a ride please let us know. The church bus will return to CUMC at 8PM. If you wish to drive on your own, 57 north of Mantorville has multiple bridge closures. The suggested route from Rochester to Berne is via Pine Island.
We will meet at the white and gold Winnebago Navion with the CUMC Banner.
Pizzas are sold by the pie, $18 for cheese and $23 fOor specialty Pizza. June’s special pizza is cheeseburger. Pizzas are served in the box with napkins. Pop, water, ice cream, and chips are sold on the grounds, but you are welcome to bring your beverage of choice, including beer or wine. Sorry but we do not have gluten-free crusts.
Please bring cash. They do not accept credit cards.
This is a picnic style event so please bring your own sets ups, lawn chairs and a folding table as there are not be enough picnic tables for everyone. There are no dumpsters so please bring a bag for garbage and take with you when leaving. This is a leave no trace event.
There will be portable bathrooms on the grounds, including a handicapped accessible bathroom.
• No pets please.
SAVE THE DATES: Church Grounds Cleanup Days: Saturday, May 4 & June 1 – 9:00am - noon
The snow has melted, leaving behind winter’s detritus. It’s time to don your work gloves, grab your rakes and tarps, fire up your leaf blower and hedge trimmers, and oil your pruning clippers.
We’ll gather for a few hours to haul off leaves and branches, tidy up flower beds, and make our grounds beautiful. A pizza lunch will be served at the conclusion of our work.
RSVPs are encouraged, but not required. Reach out to Mary Schmidt (507)258-7460 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or to sign up.