Second Annual Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser

First Church and Let’s Grow Akron are hosting the Second Annual Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser on May 16 & 17! Proceeds from the Annual Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser combined with generous donations allow Let’s Grow Akron to continue to maintain and support community & market gardens plus educational programs that empower people to grow, prepare…

Breakfast with the Bunny

Breakfast with the Bunny is Saturday, March 28 from 9-11am in the Fellowship Hall. Bring the children in your life to meet the Easter Bunny and enjoy a pancake and sausage breakfast. Volunteers are needed! Please contact Kasey Kalchert or sign up in the church office. Thanks!

Commune Midweek Lenten Worship

Through March until April 1, join us on Wednesday evenings in the Chapel at 7pm to refresh and renew your spirit. These services, led by Pastor Nanette and Samara Peddle on guitar, will be a blend of contemporary and classing music with an uplifting message. Communion will be served. All ages are welcome.

St. Patrick’s Day luncheon

Please join us for a St. Patrick’s Day luncheon at 12pm on Tuesday, March 17, in Fellowship Hall. Come and enjoy a corned beef and cabbage meal and entertainment for only $8.00! Reservations are a must! Please sign up in the church office by March 10. Hosted by the Fellowship Team.

Women’s History Month Potluck

Please join us for a potluck meal in the church Fellowship Hall following both worship services on Sunday, March 29. Bring a dish to share that was a favorite (to eat or to make) of a woman in your life whom you’ve most loved and/or admired. Any is fine: appetizer, main, side, salad, or dessert. If you’d like, put a card next…

Time with Tots

As a new ministry in the life of the church, Time with Tots is a wonderful opportunity for parents and guardians to socialize and discuss with one another all of the joys and challenges of parenting young children. Likewise, the children have an opportunity to play and enjoy other children in a fun and safe space! If you are someone who enjoys…

Church School Team Meeting

A brief Childcare and Church School Spring Team Meeting will be held on Sunday, March 15 starting at 12:30pm in the Upper Room. This meeting will be an opportunity for staff, teachers, current and prospective volunteers who work regularly with children and youth to review Safe Church policies, emergency preparedness procedures, and other pertinent information. To learn more, join Associate Minister Antigoné…

University of Akron Symphony Orchestra

Join us on Thursday, March 12, starting at 7:30pm in the Meetinghouse. The concert is free and open to the public. Conducted by Dr. Guy Bordo, the orchestra will play selections from Carlyle Sharpe’s Native Moments for Orchestra, and the School of Music Concerto Competition winner, Rimsky-Korsakov’s Le Coq d’Or Suite.

Bible Study for Men*

You are warmly invited to join Rev. Steven Savides for a thematic exploration of the scriptures on the first Saturday of each month. The group meets over breakfast in Fellowship Hall from 7:30 to 9am. The group will meet on both March 7 and 21 at 7:30am. The theme for March is Jesus’ Prayer for the Unity of the Church with a…