Events (Page 10)

Outdoor Worship & All-Church Picnic

Sunday, August 21, 11am We’ll spend a fun morning in worship and fellowship together at Lions Park Lodge (641 Silver Lake Ave, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221). One worship service will be held in the air-conditioned, accessible Lodge at 11am followed by a picnic lunch, games, and socializing, with a playground and splash pool for children. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be provided,…

All-Church Fun Day Out!

Saturday, July 30, 11am-7pm Waterworks Park in Cuyahoga Falls (Click Here for Directions) Come and join us for some fun in the sun, bring a picnic along and we’ll enjoy the water and play games together. The rates for the water park are: 2 years and younger are free, non-residents ages 3-12 are $10, ages 13-59 are $15, ages 60 and up…

Akron Community Vigil

Join members of the Akron community in remembering the victims of Sunday’s attack on the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, FL. On the one-year anniversary of the attack on Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC, we will stand in solidarity with all victims of terror and gun violence. Friday, June 17, 7pm On the lawn in front of First Congregational Church of…

Trinity Sunday: Malcolm Himschoot

On Trinity Sunday, May 22, 2016, Rev. Malcolm Himschoot will deliver a sermon entitled “Who Put the ‘T’ in Trinity?” at both the 9:30am and 11am worship services as we deepen our exploration of transgender issues. All are welcome! (Update: Sermon available now!) Rev. Himschoot, a transgender man, was the subject of the acclaimed 2004 documentary film, Call Me Malcolm. Since then…

Inquiring Gatherings & Joining Sunday

Learn more about First Congregational Church in a two-session offering, Sunday, April 24 and May 1 from 12:15 – 1:30pm in the Learning Center. Light refreshments will be available. Those who wish to will then be welcomed into membership on Sunday, May 15. For more information, contact either Pastor Nanette or Paula Speight at 330-472-3932 or email: madbakersp8@gmail.comn

Installation of Pastor Nanette

Service of Installation for Reverend Nanette Pitt 20th Senior Minister of First Congregational Church of Akron Sunday, April 17, 2016 One Worship at 11am Followed by Dinner in Fellowship Hall Please join us in celebrating the installation of our Senior Minister, Reverend Nanette Pitt. Sign up in the Fellowship Hall or the church office by April 10. You may also call the…

UA Symphony Orchestra, with violinist Ilya Kaler

Thursday, November 19, 2015 – 7:30 PM Ilya Kaler One of the most outstanding personalities of the violin today, Ilya Kaler is a world-renowned performer and educator. Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, Diamond’s “The Enormous Room,” Stravinsky’s “Firebird” Suite. Guy Bordo conducts. First Congregational Church is at 292 East Market St., one block north of campus. Kulas Concert Series: $12 general, $6 non-UA students,…

All-Church Picnic at Ramseyer Farms!

Saturday, October 10, 11am-6pm All-church potluck picnic at Ramseyer Farms Upon arrival at the farm, let the staff know you are with Akron FCC so that you get the $1 discount at the door. Please give them the name you signed up under so they can check you off the list. Cost is $9 per person. Schedule: 11:00-2:00 Potluck Picnic in Little…