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INTRODUCING KIDZ WORLD! Kidz World is a Bible study group that meets each week for kid’s age’s 1st – 5th grade on Wednesday evenings from 4:30 – 6:00 PM (in-person weeks) and 4:30 – 5:30 (online weeks). Weekly gatherings alternate between in-person and online. We will play games, makes crafts, dance and worship together all while learning more about God’s word. Our first Kidz World Wednesday will be January 20th, in-person. You can join us solely online, in-person, and EVERY week! All participating children must wear a mask for in-person gatherings and register on the Hopewell calendar. Zoom call details can be found on our Children’s Ministry Blog: www.hopewellumckids.wordpress.com

SUNNY SATURDAYS: Feeling the winter blues? We’ve got the sunshine! Sunny Saturdays are twice a month, in-person gatherings specific for children of specific and various age groups. The purpose of these themed days are simply for fun and fellowship! All participating children must wear a mask and register on the Hopewell calendar. This is a great opportunity for kids to get out of the house and have fun in a safe environment. Register today! Here are some upcoming Sunny Saturday themes and age groups: DANCE CLASS (Grades 3-5 only) Saturday 1/16 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, KICKBALL & DODGEBALL (Grades 1-5 only) Saturday 1/30 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, DRAMA CLASS (Grades 3-5 only) Saturday 2/13 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, and ARTS & CRAFTS (Grades K-3 only) Saturday 2/27 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

MLK Weekend of Missions- Kid’s Project! Join us Sunday 1/17 from 1:00 – 3:00 PM for our kid’s mission day to support our church wide MLK weekend of missions. Kids will prepare parts for “fidget lap blankets” for the elderly residents in local nursing homes. All participating children must wear a mask and register on the Hopewell calendar. We will meet in the narthex and spread out in various rooms to complete this project. God calls all of us, young and old, to give back and spread his love. Let’s continue to teach our children to answer the call and serve! Hope to see you there!

“Kid’s Worship” (IN-PERSON): We are offering Sunday school classes for children ages preschool- 5th grade during the 9:30 indoor worship service. All participating students must register through the Hopewell website calendar (www.hopewellumc.org/calendar) and wear a mask. In-person Sunday School will meet in the FLC and we will split into groups for preschool and elementary kids. Parents can pick-up their children at the end of service in the FLC as well.

ZOOM SUNDAY SCHOOL NEW TIME! Starting 11/8/20, Zoom Sunday School will have a new teacher and new time! We welcome Ms. Ally to all the online fun and will now start class at 11:00 AM! Don’t forget to check out the Children’s Ministry Blog for all the call details. Virtual thumbs up!