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May 20, 2018

Come to the FamChY Ministry Team Monthly Meeting

Are you curious about the work of the Families, Children & Youth Ministry Team (FamChY) and possibly interested in joining the Team? The last FamChY meeting of the program year is on Sun., June 2, 11:45 am–1 pm in the Pillar Room. Childcare will be available in the EBSB play yard.

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Soup Makers Needed

Some of our regular soup makers are going away in the summer. Would you like to bring a pot of soup or beans and rice to our After Party sometime? If so, contact Mary-Ellis Adams, the soup coordinator.

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Knit, Crochet & Pray

On Tues., May 22, join Rachel Bauman and others for Knit, Crochet & Pray, a twice monthly informal gathering where we knit (or crochet) blankets and shawls for folks in our community who are in need of some love and care (e.g., new parents, new babies, folks in treatment, folks who are grieving). We’ll share prayer concerns and pray together, getting to know each other better in the process. Come at 5–6:30 pm on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of each month upstairs in Durant House.

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Deckers Walk the Plank!

Come join the Deckers for beer and bocce ball on Wed., May 23 at 4:30 pm at The Plank, located in Jack London Square in Oakland. Meet at the courts! (The Deckers is a fellowship group mainly of folks in their 60s and up; but all are welcome!)

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FCCB Book Group

Fri., Jun. 8— Country Driving by Peter Hessler at Mary-Ellis Adams’ home (1721 Tacoma Ave., Berkeley).

Summer reading Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens. Meeting to talk about it will be Fri., Sept. 14, place TBD.