The December EyeOpener
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Wednesdays – You may arrive anytime after 9:00 a.m. and stay as long as you like. We have coffee anytime between 10:30 and 11:00.
Please consider joining us !! We would love to have you. You do not have to know how to sew. We have lots of jobs for you.
Here are a few key dates to keep in mind, save, and put on your calendars for the coming year:
Christmas Cookie Bake
Sunday, December 1st, 9:00 - 3:00 p.m. at Camp Vermilion.
Get all of your Christmas baking done in one day!
Join us for a day of baking, fellowship, and getting into the Christmas spirit. We will provide the recipes, ingredients, and baking equipment while you provide the hands. Participants will go home with 10-12 different types of Christmas goodies to share with family and friends. The day also includes lunch and a holiday devotion.
Cost: $50 per person - includes all ingredients, lunch, and copy of each recipe.
Participants are responsible for bringing their own containers for transporting their cookies home.
Have a favorite holiday goodie recipe? Send it to the email address below! Maybe your recipe will be one we all make together!
This event is limited to 15 participants, so contact the camp office today to reserve your spot!
vlm@VLMcamps.org ~ 218-666-5465
Celebration of Light and Music
Sunday, December 9th, 2:00-7:00 p.m. at Camp Hiawatha.
Join us for an afternoon of fellowship, holiday fare, winter activities, and celebrating the season of Advent. There is something for all ages as we gather in community to prepare our hearts for the coming Christ child. We invite you to participate in all or part of this day.
Activities for the day include sleigh rides, food demonstrations, crafts, cookie decorating, hymn sing, worship, and a festive holiday meal. It's a great event for all ages!
Cost: $5 per person for the afternoon activities ($15 family maximum)
Meal: $10 for adults, $5 ages 6-11, free under 5 years.
Please RSVP by December 5 by contacting the main VLM office - email or 218-666-5465.
Schedule of Events
2:00-4:30 - Sleigh rides, Ethnic food demonstrations and samples, cookie decorating, Advent crafts, conversation and fellowship
4:30 - Holiday Hymn sing
5:00 - Worship Service
6:00 - Festive Holiday Dinner
WELCA Silent Auction
WELCA Christmas Party and Silent Auction
Sunday School December Schedule
December 2 Christmas Program Practice
December 9 Christmas Program Practice
December 15 Saturday/Christmas Program Practice/Time TBD
December 16 Christmas Program during worship/followed by Brunch
December 23 Christmas Break/No Sunday School
December 30 Christmas Break/No Sunday School
Sunday School Christmas Program
Sunday, December 16th.
Join us for an egg bake brunch following service.
Contact Deb M. or Jill D. if you would like to help out with the brunch.
January 20th following service.
In the absence of a pastor...in the event of an emergency, please contact D. Maki.
Last Updated 12/1/18