(To stay up to date on all our summer happenings, check the events calendar on our website or app!)
7/23: SIX FLAGS ADVENTURE
If you're looking for some of the fastest, tallest and wildest rides in the country then this trip is for you! The Youth Team will be taking the 9th-12th grade crew to Six Flags for the day, departing at 8am from Saxe Middle School and returning around 6pm. Email Youth Pastor Rob Knechtle HERE to sign up - friends welcome!
7/28: HOT DOG BBQ & CASUAL CROQUET
The game of croquet is a tradition of backyard recreation in America, but Community Director Bo Beatty's bringing it to Grace! Join us after the service for a hot dog bbq and some friendly competition on the Athletic Field to learn, play or watch as we'll have three croquet courts set up.
7/29: SUMMERTIME PLAYDATES
Jill Smith invites you to join her on Monday mornings at 10am at local playgrounds for summertime playdates. On 7/29 she'll meet everyone at Devon’s Place, 295 West Avenue in Norwalk. Fun for kids and parents!
7/29: BRIDGEPORT CORRECTIONAL CENTER MENTORS
Pat Shouvlin regularly leads a chapel service at this men’s facility, and recently learned they are looking for additional volunteers on Thursdays from 1-2:30pm. Help assist in leading small group Bible studies and mentor men who are incarcerated. Volunteer training will take place on 7/29 at 6pm – click HERE to sign up or learn more from Pat.
7/29: MIDDLE SCHOOL MINI-GOLF
We know you've got camp, sports, activities and family events going all summer but you won't want to miss our mini-golf tournament with ice cream afterward. Teens currently in 6th-8th grade are invited, and you can bring a friend. RSVP to Julia Hughes HERE and we'll get carpools going so we can all have fun together!
7/31: PRAYER & PRAISE GATHERING
Join Nick Bariluk, Jenn Kim and Stephanie Marinello for an evening of worship music as well as time for prayer led by Family Pastor Pat Shouvlin. We'll gather from 7:15-9pm in the East Barn Lounge - all welcome!
8/4: WOMEN'S COFFEE CONNECTIONS
Ladies, join us for our monthly gathering after the Sunday service in the Commons. Look for Carla Gatto, Catherine Palazola, and Jackie Starks at the round tables toward the front, and come meet up with friends for coffee and snacks.
8/7: KIDS & FAMILIES SUMMER CONCERT
For more than ten years now the Not-Its! have rocked kids and families with their up-tempo albums and live concerts that give children their first “rock show” experience. Jill and Eric Smith invite you to join them at the Levitt Pavilion in Westport for this free concert. Join them at 6pm for pre-show fun, concert begins at 7pm. RSVP HERE to Jill.