Sole Hope Cutting Party:
First Monday of each month we will meet in the church Fellowship Hall at 9:30am to continue our Sole Hope Ministry in 2017. We cut out over 500 shoes for the children in Uganda in 2016. For more information about this mission project please contact Kathy Smith or Georgianne Hartline.
Sunday, July 9th let’s have a late Sunday lunch at Cody Creek in Dobson, NC. We will meet at the church parking lot at 11:30am. The only cost of this trip is your lunch.
Wednesday, July 26th – 11:30am Christmas in July for Barium Springs
We will be collecting items for the kids at Barium Springs from June 25th – July 27th. (List will be available in the church bulletin.) Bring an item or two from the list and your favorite dish to share as we celebrate “Christmas in July”.
Thursday, August 3rd – “Footloose: The Musical” at the Barter Theater, Abingdon, VA. Ticket cost $37.00 and must be reserved by July 1st with Kathy Smith. Departure time will be announced closer to this event, please check the church bulletin.
Thursday, August 17th – Let’s go back to the ballpark!! Winston-Salem Dash vs. Myrtle Beach 7:00pm. Ticket cost $21.00 that includes all you can eat concession stand voucher and a Dash cap. We will leave from the church parking lot at 5:00pm. Please contact Kathy Smith with any questions and RSVP with her by August 1st.
September 11 – 14, 2017 – The Ark Encounter & Creation Museum, Ohio - Featuring the must see to believe, brand new Ark Encounter! This full-sized replica of Noah’s Ark is the largest wooden timber structure in the world and includes hundreds of amazing displays and exhibits. Walk through history at the 70,000 sq. ft. Creation Museum, and view its account of the beginning of all things. Discover the “Queen City” during this tour of Biblical proportions! This package includes: 3 nights lodging, 3 breakfasts, 3 dinners, including a Riverboat Dinner Cruise and a German Dinner with Entertainment at the Hofbrau House, admission to the Ark Encounter, admission to the Creation Museum, guided Tour of Cincinnati, luggage Handling and all Taxes and Meal Gratuities. Cost $549 per person for double occupancy and $728 for single occupancy. A $250.00 deposit is due to Kathy Smith by May 1st. The balance of the trip ($299 double and $478 single is due to Kathy by July 15th.
Thursday, September 21st – Go Speed Racer, Go!!! We will start with lunch at Lancaster BBQ and then head over to the GoPro Kart Track for some racing!! Cost and times will be announced closer to the event. Please check the church bulletin for details.
Saturday, October 14th – A day trip to the beautiful mountains of NC to explore the incredible falls of DuPont Falls. Trolleys will take us from the foot of the mountain straight up to the falls for a view of a lifetime. Lunch will be on your own and the cost of this trip is only a $12.00 donation to the DuPont State Park. Please RSVP to Kathy Smith for this trip by September 15th.
Thursday, November 9th - Thanksgiving Lunch 12:00 noon. In the spirit of the first Thanksgiving, please bring a dish or two to share with the group. We will also be taking up a collection of can and dry goods for our Rocky Mount Food Pantry. Happy Thanksgiving!! DECEMBER
Wednesday, December 6th - “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…” That could only mean it is time for the Keenagers’ Annual Christmas Party! Lunch is a 12:00; however there will be coffee and snacks for early arrivals. Come and embrace the love that this group has for one another and Rocky Mount. RSVP to Kathy Smith by December 1st.
Saturday, December 9th at 2:00pm
Beautiful Star: An Appalachian Nativity - Triad Stage, Greensboro, NC - This winter Triad Stage invites you to come home again for the holidays. We take you to the peaks of the Blue Ridge where Reverend Roy Ledbetter and all the members of the Open Heart Community Fellowship have been working hard to fill your holidays with joy. Starting with Genesis and going all the way to the Nativity, they spin a holiday story with down-home laughter, toe-tappin’ music and a tug at the heartstrings as one of Triad Stage’s most popular hits returns for a 10th anniversary production. Cost of this event will be announced once tickets go on sell.
Great things happening with our Keenagers! Come join us!!