HIGHLIGHTS @ JCC: Wed – Women’s High Tea, Thurs – Yoga, AA, Fri – Pastor’s Hours & Trillium Summit Planning Mtg, Sun – Interfaith Gathering & Worship (possible children’s program). AROUND TOWN: Fri – Environmental Trivia (Tuckerman Brewing), Sat – Spring Wildflower Walk (Tin Mtn Program), Sun – Explore Kamchatka with Hardings (Jackson Library), Mendelssohns Concert (The Preserve, Chocorua with Mountain Top Music)
TUE, May 28
- Community Event: WHITE MOUNTAIN PRIDE WEEK FAITH-BASED EVENT PLANNING
9am-Noon • Via phone
Calls to organize spiritual events in valley for Pride Week, in collaboration with other local churches. Rev Gail coordinates this programming. More info re Pride Week.
- NHCUCC ANNUAL MEETING & WORSHIP PLANNING CONF CALLS
Noon-3:30pm • Via phone
Calls to organize NHCUCC annual conference meeting including worship elements. Rev Gail participates.
WED, May 29
- WOMEN’S GROUP @ HIGH TEA
Noon • Clipper Merchant Tea House
Friends and members of JCC have lunch and high tea in Bridgton, ME. This venue will soon be closing as they attempt to find a new location. More info.
THURS, May 30
- PASTORAL CARE VISITS
Midday • MA & ME
- 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.
6:30pm • Second Floor, Church
FRI, May 31
- PASTOR’S DROP-IN HOURS @ JTOWN
8:30-10am • JTown Deli, Jackson
Come by to visit with Rev Gail or text/call to make a separate date: 978.273.0308.
- TRILLIUM SUMMIT PLANNING SESSION
10:30am • Second Floor, Church
Adult organizational team meets to review plans for June 8th’s trillium summit event. More info or to register for this program.
- Community Event: ENVIRONMENTAL TRIVIA
6:30-8:30pm • Tuckerman Brewing, Conway
Join Tin Mountain Conservation Center at Tuckerman Brewing Co. for a fun evening of environmental trivia, food, beer, & prizes! Come with a team or join one when you arrive. $5 donation per participant.
SAT, June 1
Community Event: SPRING WILDFLOWER WALK
Tin Mountain Conservation Center program. See their site for more info (event calendar was not functioning when this email was prepared, so details weren’t available.)
SUN, June 2
- INTERFAITH GATHERING
8am • Gazeboby Jackson Historical Society
- WORSHIP with COMMUNION
10:30am • Jackson Community Church
* Organ/piano by Alan Labrie
* Worship leadership & message by Rev Gail Doktor
- Community Event: EXPLORE KAMCHATKA with the HARDINGS
7-9pm • Jackson Public Library Travel to the Kamchatka Peninsula in the Russian far east. Sam & Betsey Harding will discuss their journey on a Russian research ship and the wildlife and landscape they encountered. more
- Community Event: MELODIC MUSIC OF THE MENDELSSOHNS
7:30pm • The Preserve, 88 Philbrick Neighborhood Rd in Chocorua
Mountain Top Music Community Orchestra plays music by Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn, under the baton of Dr. Julia Howell. Suggested donation $10/person, $20/family, at the door. Info.