Special Events

There are multiple opportunities throughout the year for families to make deep connections with God and others. Some of these experiences take place annually, while others occur monthly. You may also email the Children, Youth & Family staff to be added to the email lists or to find out more information about any of our events.

Rev. Hollie Schmidt, Minister of Children, Youth & Families: hollie@firstplymouth.org
Ella Wiles, Youth Director: ella@firstplymouth.org
Dylan Kitchen, Youth Intern: dylan@firstplymouth.org
Deb Comstock, CYFM Department Administrator: deb@firstplymouth.org

 

2017 PLANNED EVENTS

January

1     Pajama Day for Kids & Youth (9am & 10:30am)
4     WNL Kicks Off 2017
8     HSYG Kicks Off 2017
14   Matt Talbot
16   Ski Trip
       Families and youth are headed to Mt Crescent to do a little skiing!  Registration Deadline:        Jan 1.
20   FP Family Night (6-8pm)
       This month is our Soup Supper!  Bring a soup and dessert to share- we'll provide the rest.

February

5     Souper Bowl of Caring
       
Youth will be collecting donations following each service.  All donations support the cost          of the meal each month at Matt Talbot.
11   Matt Talbot
12   Second Sunday @ 9 a.m.
      HSYG "Share the Love" Event (5-6:30pm)
      
Join us for an evening of sharing love and warmth with our neighbors.
15   MSYG "Share the Love" Event (6:30-7:30pm)
      
Our youth will be sharing love to our neighbors at Sumner Place during youth group.
17   FP Family Night (6-8pm)
      
Tonight will be a night for Adults to enjoy some food and games on their own while the            kids have their own activities happening.  RSVP Required
26   4th & 5th Graders Serve @ Kids Against Hunger
       
Due to weather in January this is our rescheduled date to package meals for kids around           the world.  This is the mission project supported by proceeds from the Pancake Breakfast.
 

March

1     Ash Wednesday Service (6:30pm)- No WNL groups.
11   Matt Talbot
12   Second Sunday @ 9am
15   No WNL- Spring Break
17   FP Family Night (6-8m)
 

April

2     Lent Workshop (2-4pm)
       
A great opportunity for families to come create and bake together as we celebrate the            Lent season together.
8     Matt Talbot
9     Palm Sunday
       Second Sunday @ 9am
       Holy Week Experience @ 10:30am (Mayflower)

       Last night of HSYG
16   Easter Sunday- no Sunday School classes
21   FP Family Night (6-8pm)
22-23   High School Spring Retreat
26   Spaghetti Dinner & Talent Show- Last WNL
 

May

5     Confirmation Dinner & Rehearsal (5:30-7:30pm)
6     Confirmation Worship (5:30pm)
10   Confirmation 2017-18 Information Meeting @ 6pm
13   Matt Talbot/ Golf Tournament Fundraiser
19   FP Family Night (6-8pm)
21   MSYG Welcomes New 6th Graders (4-5pm)
      HSYG Welcomes New 9th Graders (5-6:30pm)

 

June

5-8  Vacation Bible School (9am-12pm)
10   Matt Talbot
10-17   HSYG Mission Trip to Guatemala
16   FP Family Night (6-8pm)
 

July

8     Matt Talbot
21   FP Family Night (6-8pm)
 

August

12   Matt Talbot
18   FP Family Night (6-8pm)
30  Fall Kick-Off Event

 

Monthly Events

Second Sundays
9:00 a.m. in Sanctuary, A special service that offers an opportunity for multi-generational worship, including children's choirs, youth musicians, and a creative approach the message from scripture. Opportunity for children, youth & families to greet at the entrances and participate in the service.

F-P Family Night
Third Friday of the month, 6:00-8:00 p.m. various locations.
Seasonal themes and great family activities for families with preschool-5th grade children.

Tower Club 2
Young couples with or without children, this ministry offers social events and educational and outreach programs.

Matt Talbot Kitchen
Second Saturdays of the month, 4:30-7:00 p.m. 
Help prepare meals and serve them to Lincoln’s impoverished community.

 

WAYS TO STAY UP-TO-DATE ON EVENTS

The Herald (church newsletter)
CYF News (departmental newsletter) 
Constant Contact emails
Instagram (youth group): FPYG

Facebook

FPC families with preschoolers
FP Sunday school K-5th grade
First-Plymouth Youth Group-FPYG

Remind Texts: Text these codes to 81010 to receive reminder texts of upcoming events

Preschool Events: @prefp
K-5th Events: @kidsfp
Middle School Events: @youthfp
High School Events: @hsyouthfp
Confirmation Events: @fpconf
VBS: @fpvbs