Email Becky Kerr at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on Children's Activities in our church.
Activity for May
The Spirit & Song Music Appreciation Concert was given on May 20th featuring not only our talented youth and children, but the entire Sanctuary Choir, the Bells of Joy, the Hands of Joy and Hands of Praise choirs. We are extremely proud of our children and youth and of the music program at St. Matthew United Methodist Church.
The Youth Music Presentation Concert was given on May 6th at 3:00 p.m. featuring the talented youth of our church and community. They combined to present musical offerings, including performances by the Hands of Praise Youth Sign Language Choir under the direction of our own Rosemary Glithero and our own Children's Choir under the direction of Robin Watson.
Fourth Friday Out
Friday April 27th is our last Fourth Friday Out before our "summer break". It will return in the fall.
Super Saturdays are held on six Saturdays in June and July, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. These Day-Camps are open to all children ages 5 (entering Kindergarten) up to 6th grade. Themed programs include: crafts, games, movies, on-site visiting programs and many other fun, hands-on learning experiences. An afternoon snack is provided.
COSTS: If family provides their child's sack lunches = FREE
If child eats St. Matthew's provided lunches = $2.00 per Saturday, per child.
SAVE THE DATES:
Super Saturdays return this summer!
June 9, 16, 23, 30 & July 7, 14 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM For children: Kindergarten - 6th Grade
Join us for on-site presentations, crafts, games, and movies. Themes are: Butterflies, Reptiles, Construction, Space & Rockets, Water Day, Back-to-School.
Super Saturday Flyer flyer--1-.pdf
Super Saturday Registration form, click here: super-saturday-registration
Vacation Bible School
Our Vacation Bible School is held for 5 Sundays, 9:00 - 10:45 a.m., during the summer. Bible lessons are combined with fun, hands-on learning experiences for all children 2 years (potty trained) – 6th grade. All are welcome.
Vacation Bible School (VBS): "Shipwrecked, Rescued by Jesus"
Sundays: June 3,10, 17, 24, & July 1 Music, crafts, stories!
Join us as we venture onto an Uncharted Island, where we survive and thrive, because Jesus carries us through life's storms
Recently Held Activities:
Easter Eggstravaganza -Spring Fest
St. Matthew United Methodist Church sponsored a petting zoo at the Dobson Ranch Eggstravaganza held Saturday, March 31, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Laguna Azul Park, Dobson Ranch, Mesa. Over 200 children visited the petting zoo which was a huge success once again.
Palm Sunday - Children's Choir
The Children's Choir performed with the entire musical ensemble of St. Matthew.