Join us on July 3rd for a Gather With Grace Travelogue and Potluck Dinner!
Ben Green will share his recent travels through New Zealand. As well as presenting pictures and stories, Ben will lead us in the HAKA – an ancient Maori traditional dance. The evening will begin with a potluck dinner at 6 pm in the Grace Church Fellowship Hall. Please bring something to share. The travelogue will begin at 6:45 pm and finish around 8 pm.
FREE – All ages welcome!
*We are located on the corner of Court and West. For parking, enter our lot from
West Street. Street parking is also available on Court Street.
The handicap entrance may be accessed through the north side portico of Grace Church via the parking lot. The elevator is located in the central part of the building.
This month, Mary Crowley took Zing! for an Art Walk around Grace Church. There are a lot of great pieces throughout Grace. Come by and take a look sometime!
Grace Preschool Registration is now open to Grace Church members and current families. For more information, please contact Grace Preschool Director, Liz Yaddow, through our church office: 775.4301 (Preschool office hours are from 8:30am-noon.)
31 Brand Bags and Home Decor Fundraiser will take place during all of March. If your are interested in learning more, stop by the Grace Preschool table in the Fellowship Hall after Sunday 10am worship services. You can also contact Liz Yaddow, through our church office.
March 26 Panera! Yum! Pick up a flyer at Grace Preschool or office, then present it when you order at Panera. The preschool will earn 20% of your order’s total.
Each year, Mentor Connector volunteers guide over 150 vulnerable youth (age 5-21) through life-changing friendships to build goals, character, and skills to be successful in life. Everything they do, every family they serve, and every dollar they spend is focused on creating sustainable, lasting change for Rutland County youth.
Join us on March 31st to support Mentor Connector at our Benefit Concert full of many local musicians, including:
Grace Church Sanctuary Choir
Slate Valley Singers
Grace SSAA Choir
Jennifer Hoult, harp
David Castonguay, baritone
Barry Cohen, bassoon
Court Gettel, flute
Christy Papandrea, flute
Diane Chartrand, piano
Alastair Stout, piano
*Freewill Offering will be collected to support Mentor Connector.
It’s time for the 13th Annual DKG Soup Bowls for Hunger Event!
This wonderful event will be held on Thursday, March 21st, 2019 within Rutland Senior High School’s Cafeteria. Enjoy a bowl of soup, crackers, a roll or two, dessert, and beverage. All of the soup bowls are made by local school students and professional VT potters, and you get to take your bowl home at the end of the night!
This event is sponsored for the 9th year by Delta Kappa Gamma Society of women educators, and there will be two sittings (4:45 PM and 6:15 PM), both with top quality bowls to choose from. A raffle for various donated items will also be available on the side!
Tickets are just $20.00 per person and must be purchased in advance, beginning Friday, March 1st. Call Rutland High School’s Main Office at (802) 773-1955 or Ann Bannister at (802) 747-0569 to order your tickets. Tickets may also be purchased at Phoenix Books in Downtown Rutland, Vermont. Cash or checks can be made payable to Soup Bowls for Hunger only, please!
ALL proceeds will be donated to Rutland Community Cupboard, BROC-Community Action Food Shelf, and the Brandon, Pittsford, Poultney and West Rutland Food Shelves.
Join us as we visit the First Baptist Church for a Service of Prayer and Reflection.
When: Saturday, March 2, 2019, 8:30-10:00am
Where: First Baptist Church, 81 Center Street, Rutland, VT
About: We will gather with the Rev. Patti Stratton and members of the First Baptist Church for a continental breakfast and a time of fellowship, a Service of Prayer and Reflection and to experience their labyrinth. Please join us.
For more information, please contact: email@example.com or call 773-8010.
Join our climate justice group to discuss climate action for the Rutland area and organize local solutions!
When: Sunday, March 3, 2019, 3:00-5:00pm
Where: Grace Church Youth Center
About: Rutland Area 350VT will be holding a meeting in the Youth Center to discuss our next steps in climate justice in the Rutland area. All are invited to attend and join with others in dealing with urgent issues around climate.
350VT organizes, educates, and supports people in Vermont to work together for climate justice – resisting fossil fuels, building momentum for alternatives, and transforming our communities toward justice and resilience.
Questions? E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.