LENTEN & EASTER EVENTS

FAT TUESDAY & MARDI GRAS CELEBRATION
Tue, Mar 5 • 6-8:30pm

  • Authentic New Orleans recipes (buffet style)
  • Warm-up music by KHS student jazz ensemble
  • Featured music: live jazz with Heather Pierson’s trio!
  • Come for food & fun & music!
  • Dance and dine with friends!
  • Wear some bling, but we’ll have plenty of fun beads and costumes to share!
  • Suggested donation $5/pp or $10/family.

ASH WEDNESDAY
Wed, Mar 6

  • ASHES to GO
     7-9am @ JTown Deli & Noon-5pm / Church
  • ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE
    Ecumenical Observance facilitated by Clergy of the Eastern Slope (Rev Gail participates).
    6:30pm @ Center Conway Methodist Church
    Includes imposition of ashes and communion.

Community Event: LENTEN RETREAT
April 1-3

Our Lady of the Mountains / Roman Cathcolic Church
More information forthcoming.


LENTEN STUDY GROUPS
Meeting in March and April @ Jackson Community Church

  • March: Anne Lamott’s Almost Everything: Notes on Hope
  • April: Desmond & Mpho Tutu’s The Book of Forgiving
  • Copies of the books will be available from the church and also the local library.

UKRAINIAN EGG WORKSHOP
Sat, April 13
9-Noon or 2-5pm
Whitney Community Center

  • Classes limited to 8 participants. $3/pp fee.
  • Watch for registration information.

PALM SUNDAY
10:30am • April 14

  • Jackson Community Church
  • Worship with focus on themes of Holy Week.

MAUNDY THURSDAY
5pm • April 18

  • Dinner and worship around common table.
  • Soup & bread supper provided by deacons.

HOLY FRIDAY
April 19

  • Noon-3pm • Stations of the Cross • Jackson Community Church Sanctuary
  • 6:30pm • Ecumenical Worship Service • Madison Community Church officiated by Clergy of the Eastern Slope (Rev Gail participates).

EASTER SUNDAY
April 21

  • SUNRISE SERVICE • Gazebo by Jackson Historical Society
    * Live music, scripture & reflection
  • 10:30am • EASTER WORSHIP • Jackson Community Church
    * Choral music
    * Harp
    * Flowering of the cross
  • 11:45am • EASTER EGG HUNT • Jackson Community Church
    Community easter egg hunt following worship. Children 12 and under may participate, accompanied by adults.