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The Curtain Rises for The Third Act on Oct. 16

The 3rd Act clipartSign Up Now!Please join us on Monday, October 16 at 11:30 a.m. for the first Third Act Luncheon of the new program year.  We will enjoy a lovely lunch prepared by Chef Patty, and we will observe the fifth anniversary of our church’s focused ministry for older adults, which is coordinated by the FCC Elder Council.  Stan Paine, Elder Council facilitator, will review a few highlights of this ministry these past five years and preview the Elder Council’s plans for the next several months, including some new ideas.

Come and help us celebrate this ministry in our church, and get a sneak preview of forthcoming activities.  You are invited to bring a friend to the luncheon.  They need not be a member of FCC to attend.  When you sign up for the luncheon, just indicate that you will be bringing a guest so that we can get an accurate count for lunch.  Sign up can be done on the easel in the lobby of the church, on Sign-up Genius on the FCC website or by calling the church office (541-345-8741).  We hope to see you on October 16 at 11:30 in the Fellowship Hall as the curtain rises for a new season of The Third Act.

 

What's Happening?

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  • Exploring FCC class begins Feb. 25
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