Craft Workshops Meet Every Monday in October 

Every Monday @ 9:30am

Craft workshops will begin meeting every Monday to prepare items for the annual UMW Heavenly Holiday Fair. Workshops are from 9:30 AM to Noon.  Bring your own projects to work on or there will be projects available and ready to go. Our cupboards are full of wonderful supplies, so if you need something come check it out. We need fresh, new ideas so bring them on! What would you like to see sold at the fair this year? Questions - call Nancy Raymond 775-720-6266, Debbie Ham 510-406-4208, Barbara Gustafson 775-392-1382. Due to lack of storage, please do not bring items for Grandma’s Attic at this time, but save them up at home for the fall when we will start collecting. Thanks, Nancy Raymond 775-720-6266

"Between God & A Hard Place" Bible Study @ 88 Cups 

Saturdays, @ 9:30am

Please join us for a very different Bible Study at 88 Cups in Minden (1663 Lucern St. #B) Come and share, discuss &  question. This group is for those who may not feel firmly about their beliefs... Those who don't attend church...those who question the existence of God... Those who often feel they are in a hard place... Please join us, bring a friend, come and talk.

 Helping Hands Thrift Store Closing Sale Oct. 11,12 & 13

Thurs. & Fri., October 11& 12-9am-4pm....Sat. October 13, 9am-3pm

After 14 years of service to the community, Helping Hands Antique Thrift Shop has closed it’s doors.  We wish to thank all of you that have supported this outreach ministry of the Carson Valley United Methodist Church so faithfully through your donations and your shopping.   We will be holding a “Going Out Of Business” sale on Thursday and Friday, October 11th and 12th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and Saturday, October 13th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Everything inside the store will be at “rock bottom” prices and we will have $5 a bag specials as well on all three days!  Not only are all the usual treasures for sale, but also the display cases, racks, shelves and pretty much anything else that isn’t bolted down.  Additionally, we will have large items for sale in the back of the store.  Beautiful pieces of furniture and such that will be headed out of the gates at unbelievably low prices!  Bring your trucks and trailers with you. Don’t miss out on this amazing sales event!  The Helping Hands Antique Thrift shop is located at 1418 A Industrial Way in Gardnerville.  If you have any questions or require further information, please call Len at (775) 782-4600.

Men's Breakfast Meets 2nd Saturday of the Month-Join Us!

At Woodett's Diner, downtown Gardnerville, 8am

Join us for fun, informal fellowship! New comers are always welcome! We'll see you there!

Please contact the office if you need a ride.  Exact date is always listed on the monthly church calendar. Click on the newsletter tab to view.

Chair Exercises/Resistance Training Classes Each Week

Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 10-11am

Join us for fun fitness at the CVUMC each week. We offer chair exercise classes that feature resistance training. Come and give it a try! You'll be glad you did. Meet new friends or bring a friend and workout together! Suggested donation of $1 a week-You can't beat that deal :)

 Trick-or-Treat at the October Senior Lunch!

Wednesday, October 24, @ Noon

It's no's a treat, 'cause you'll have something good to eat! Come to Fellowship Hall at noon on October 24 for the annual "Halloween Hoopla" Senior Lunch. Chef John Adams will cook up a "spooktacular" meal you won't want to miss, including his delicious Hobo Stew.This is the final lunch of 2018. Be sure to sign up on the board on or before October 21...or you may be "haunted" by the oversight. Get in the spooky spirit and wear a costume! And if you can assist with this rewarding program, contact Ann Santos or John. We always can use help, especially with cleanup.
If you can't attend this lunch, we will look forward to seeing you in January (as we take Nov. & Dec. off). See you here!

In addition to our inspirational and uplifting worship services, the CVUMC also has a great variety of events for the whole family! Join us here for family movie nights, luncheons, potlucks, Bible study groups, seasonal celebrations & lots of fun volunteer opportunities!  Our website and monthly newsletter are  great ways to stay current on upcoming events.  Please scroll down the entire page  to catch all the action this month. We'll see you here!

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 Lighting for Literacy Topic for October UMW Lunch

Thursday, October 11, @ 11:30am

A dream of inspiring the next generation of innovators, technologists,humanitarians and philanthropists brought a brighter future to youth around the world.Lighting for Literacy was started when two engineers sought a
project for youth in the Los Gatos, Calif., area for Earth Day. This project now provides sustainable lighting systems for off-grid homes on four continents.The Carson Valley United Methodist Women will hear about this
project at their next luncheon meeting, Thursday, Oct. 11. The potluck luncheon starts at 11:30 a.m. with the program to follow around12:15pm. Please join the local UMW at their next meeting. If you don’t have time to make something to eat, don’t worry. There’s always plenty! If you want to visit, come early.See you here!