October 26, 2018

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WASATCH PRESBYTERIAN PRESCHOOL

WPP just earned a new 5-year term of accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).  Earning a NAEYC accreditation is a long and complicated process, but one that is important in assuring a high-quality education for students.  The Preschool Advisory Board wishes to thank the Preschool teachers and staff for their hard work and long hours during this process, as well as our Preschool Director Christy Lawlor for her excellent leadership.

LADIES BOOK CLUB

Tonight at 7:00 p.m. is Book Club!  We’ll gather at Dawn’s home.  Join us for wine, food and a discussion of the thriller The Woman in the Window, by AJ Finn.

WOW BUNCO HALLOWEEN PARTY

Come join WoW tomorrow evening (10/27) at 6:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall for a fun night of Bunco!  Wear a costume, bring an appetizer for the potluck and win some prizes!  The cost is $5 to play and proceeds go to PW Offering.  Contact Ann Williams for details.

ANNUAL HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION

Join children and youth for our annual party, featuring haunted spook alleys, games, crafts and a soup supper.  Bring a side dish to share, wear your costume and have some fun!  This SUNDAY from 5-8 p.m. in the Gym.

CLUB 56 SPOOK ALLEY SET UP

Tomorrow afternoon (10/27) from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Club 56 will decorate for the Spook Alley and gobble up some pizza.  RSVP to Hilary at hlambert@wpcslc.org.

YOUTH SPOOK ALLEY SET UP

SUNDAY from 12:30 to 3 p.m. the youth will be bring their spooky props & ideas to make the spook alley the scariest one yet.  Parent volunteers with a passion for Halloween decorating desperately needed!  Contact Dawn

WASATCH 101 CONTINUES

Are you new to Wasatch and have questions about how things at the church work?  Do you know who our staff are?  Join us to answer these questions and more this Sunday & Nov. 11th from 10:10 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in room 116.  Please email Doug Howe for more information at doughowedds@gmail.com.

COMING SOON - LIBRARY OPEN HOUSE/BOOK SALE

Sunday, Nov. 4th is our Annual Book Sale.  All experienced books welcome.  Please leave books in the library or at the church office, marked, "for book sale".  For more information, contact Beth Phillips at bethphillips416@gmail.com.

STEWARDSHIP CAMPAIGN

“… then why all this music?”  Stewardship mailings have gone out asking members and friends of WPC to make a monetary pledge of support to our ministry in 2019.  Thank you if you have already responded.  If you didn’t receive or would like a copy of the letter and pledge card, copies are available online or in the office.  Or feel free to call the office and ask for a stewardship mailing.  You can also find pledge cards in the pews.

CHURCH DIRECTORY UPDATE

The WPC directory will be reprinted in November.  Please send any new updates and photos to the reception@wpcslc.org email address.  If you have already sent in your updates we have added them.  If you are unsure if we have your updated information you can email or call us at (801) 487-7576.  Please note, photos are very small, so close-ups work best.

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

We have a vibrant community here at Wasatch and want to share events that are going on outside of Wasatch that our congregation might be interested in.  If you are involved with an event, or know of one that pertains to our wonderful community, please email the information to communications@wpcslc.org.  We will gladly post it on the Community Happenings page on the website.  Please note that these announcements should be community focused.

MONDAY EVENING ADULT EDUCATION

Jan Bartlett’s class entitled “New Ways to Read the Bible” will meet this Monday from 7-9pm in room 355.  Please arrive on time and everyone is welcome!

SUNDAY SCHOOL & ADULT EDUCATION

  • Adult Ed. Lectionary in Room 356

  • Adult Ed. Steward Living in Room 355

  • Children’s Ministry will meet in the lounge, then proceed to classes.

  • Youth will gather in the Loft.

YOUTH TRIENNIUM

A Presbyterian Youth Conference for High School Age Youth (Current 8th-12th Graders) which gathers thousands of youth from around the country every three years is coming up on July 16-20th.  Please contact Dawn if your youth is interested dfleishman@wpcslc.org.

FAMILY FUN NIGHT

Children & Youth will assemble toiletry kits from supply drive donations (don’t forget to bring them by this Sunday) and make fleece blankets, which are given to each family who stays at the Fisher House.  Bring a side dish to share.  Come Friday, November 2nd from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  PLEASE RSVP to Hilary at hlambert@wpcslc.org.