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Flu Shots at First Church

Flu Shots at First Church. On Sunday, October 21, in the Conference Room, the Sand Run Pharmacy will partner with the Parish Nurse Team, offering the influenza vaccine to everyone older than the age of 7. The high dose influenza vaccine will be available for those who are 65 and older. The Parish Nurse Team will also be available October 21 for…

Hymn Sing Sunday

Hymn Sing Sunday will be on October 28, 2018, at the 11am worship service. Please email a short list of hymns you would like to sing to Julie Lehman and Pastor Nanette. Please respond by Monday, October 15. Feel free to include both the hymn title and hymn tune, if you know it.

Fall Outing: Apple Picking

On Saturday, October 27, join us for some Northeast Ohio Fall fun at Hillside Orchard in Hinckley. We will meet at 11am outside the farm store. Please plan to purchase your own bushel bag for $25, which can hold up to 25 pounds. Our group will meet outside the store around 11:30am with our bags and head into the orchard. Afterwards, there…

Award Winners!

First Church is the proud recipient of a 2018 Beautification Watch Award from Keep Akron Beautiful. This award was created in 1983 to recognize the individuals, organizations, and businesses that consistently work to keep their publicly visible property clean and beautiful. We were selected as one of the 2018 institutions that exemplify the following: being litter free, having well-maintained flowers, shrubs and/or…

Open Doors 2018

First Congregational Church of Akron will take part in the Ohio History Connection’s Ohio Open Doors event September 16, 2018. Free guided tours of our historic building will be offered from 1:00-3:00pm. The Ohio History Connection created Ohio Open Doors in 2016 to promote and inspire pride in Ohio’s heritage and to celebrate the 50th…

2018-19 Concert Series

First Congregational Church of Akron is honored to announce the 2018-2019 Concert Series, which continues the Church’s tradition of cultivating music and arts in Summit County. Held in the acoustically flawless and historic Meetinghouse, guests will enjoy the elegant setting while reveling in musical performances from a wide variety of talented artists. All performances are…