Children & Youth
Christmas Pageant, December 17
Roles were announced on Wednesday, November 30th. Parent volunteers are needed. Contact Lynn Mitchell for info.
•Mandatory practices for those with speaking parts and musical roles:
Saturday, December 16th at 9:00 am (with a parent)
•Mandatory practice for the ENTIRE cast:
Saturday, December 16th at 10:00 am (with a parent)
Boys' & Girls' Choir
The St. John’s Boys’ & Girls’ Choir will resume Sunday afternoon rehearsals in the New Year, and we hope all children of the parishes in grades 3 through 8 will join us after the 10:00 a.m. liturgy for a brief rehearsal with Mr. Jennings in the Choir Room. Boys’ & Girls’ Choir will sing at the 10:-00 a.m. liturgy on February 11, April 1, and May 13. Please help spread the word.
Classroom Times and Locations
Confirmation Class Grades 7/8 at 9:00am Parish House Lounge
*Pre-K/Kdg at 10:00am Classroom #4
*Grades 1/2/3 at 10:00am Classroom #3
*Grades 4/5/6 at 10:00am Parish House Lounge
Babysitting Classroom #2
Please note all Sunday School children (Pre-K –6th Grades) should meet in the chapel at 10 am. After a welcome, song, and prayer, students will move on to the classrooms listed above.
Confirmation Class Grades 7-8
Sundays at 9 am in the Parish House Meeting Room.
Confirmation Class will meet weekly in the the Parish House Meeting Room. Your daughter or son is welcomed and encouraged to participate in this program, even if she or he is uncertain about confirmation at this time. It’s normal and healthy to struggle with belief, and we welcome doubters! For more information or to learn more about the class, please contact Mother Susan or Lynn Mitchell.
Youth Involvement Opportunities in Worship, Community Service, and Outreach. Learn more.
Children ages 10 and older (or in the 5th grade) are welcome to become Acolytes, where they will serve at the 10 am Sunday services and other festival services. The servers, who will assist during the liturgy, will receiving training on all aspects of serving at the altar. For more information please call Robin McKeon at 908-204-9799.