THIS WEEK at Jackson Community Church and Around Town
Highlights @ JCC: Tue – Deacons & Author’s Night with Janis Pryor’s Dinner with Trixie, Wed – Council Meeting, Thurs – Yoga & AA & Maundy Thursday Meal & Service, Fri – Way of the Cross & Ecumenical Worship (Madison Church), Easter Sun – Sunrise Service (Gazebo) & Easter Worship with Egg Hunt. Around Town: Thurs – Story Time for Toddlers (Jackson Library), Fri – Concert with Dominique Dodge & Trio (Whitney Community Center)
MON, April 15
- BOSTON MARATHON
Cheer wheelchair athlete Dr William Tan (W45) from Singapore, who races for Bright Happy Power and the Doktor family. #BostonMarathon #GoWilliamTan
TUE, April 16
- CLERGY LUNCH
12:30pm • Center Conway, NH
Clergy of the Eastern Slop gather to prepare Good Friday service. Rev Gail attends.
- DAISY SCOUTS
3:45-4:30pm • Parish House, Jackson Community Church
- DEACON TEAM MEETING
4pm • 2nd Floor, Jackson Community Church
Meet to plan worship and care of congregation/community.
7pm • Jackson Community Church
Dinner with Trixie by Janis Pryor.
Come for the reading and stay for the Q&A, which promises to be a rich introduction to a larger community conversation about race. Dinner with Trixie explores the past and the present within a slave-owning family, the enduring legacy of racism, personally, institutionally and culturally.
WED, April 17
- COUNCIL MEETING
7pm • Jackson Community Church
Church officers and lay leaders review church operations and mission, make decisions and conduct business for life of church.
THURS, April 18
- BLISS YOGA with Anjali Rose
9am • First Floor, Parish House / Jackson Community Church. Beginning stretch, flow and align yoga; safe for new practitioners. Weather dependent; if schools are delayed or closed, the class will be cancelled.
- Community Event: STORY TIME for TODDLERS
10:30am • Jackson Library
- MAUNDY THURSDAY 5pm • Jackson Community Church Dinner and worship around common table. Soup & bread supper provided by deacons.
6:30pm • Second Floor, Church.
FRI, April 19
- STATIONS of the CROSS
Noon-3pm • Jackson Community Church
- Community Event: ECUMENICAL HOLY FRIDAY WORSHIP SERVICE
6:30pm • Madison Church
Service created in collaboration by several churches in Mt Washington Valley. Pick-up choir directed by Catherine Marker of Madison Church; singers from all churches welcome, music available for your perusal (contact Rev Gail if you want a copy). Officiated by Clergy of the Eastern Slope (Rev Gail participates).
- Community Event: CONCERT with DOMINIQUE DODGE & TRIO
7-8:45pm • Whitney Community Center
Tickets available at the door.
SUN, April 21: EASTER SUNDAY
- SUNRISE SERVICE
6am • Gazeboby Jackson Historical Society
- ADULT CHOIR PRACTICE
9am • Jackson Community Church
Choir Practice with Ellen Schwindt
- INTER-GENERATIONAL CHOIR PRACTICE
10am • Jackson Community Church
Children and youth join adult choir to prepare for worship.
- EASTER WORSHIP
10:30am • Jackson Community Church
* Choral music
* Harp by Dominique Dodge
* Flowering of the cross
- EASTER EGG HUNT
11:45am • Jackson Community Church
Community Easter egg hunt following worship. Children may participate, accompanied by adults.