THIS WEEK at Jackson Community Church and Around Town May 29-June 2

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.
  • AA
    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.