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Chancel Choir - directed by Dan Ladner; rehearsals each Thursday evening at 7:00 p.m.; welcoming new members (especially tenors); typically perform each Sunday during the morning worship service.


Handbell Choir - directed by Richard Kimball; rehearsals each Thursday evening at 6:00 p.m.; welcoming new members; typically perform once a month during the morning worship service.


Saturday, December 1 - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Annual UMW Christmas Bazaar.  Cinnamon Rolls & Coffee: 9-10 a.m. $3.00 per person; Luncheon: 11:00-1:00 $7.50 for adults, $4.00 for children (soup, rolls, beverage & dessert.).  Come browse a wonderful selection of themed gift baskets (always a popular item), wreaths/arrangements, crafts, baked goods, cookies and Grandma's Attic.

Saturday, December 8 - Men's Club Christmas Banquet; social hour begins at 5:30 p.m., dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.  To purchase a ticket, please speak to a member of the Men's Club.

Sunday, December 9 - Gifts for the Christ Child (we welcome unwrapped gifts for children ages infant through teenage) which will be additions to the Kiwanis Christmas Basket program.  
Children's Christmas Program:  Caroling Past, Present & Future; Come join us as the Sunday School presents caroling past, present & future - a collection of monologues inspired by Christmas Carols.

Saturday, December 15 - 10:00 a.m. - UMW meeting in the Fellowship Hall.  Ladies will be having a brunch, and all circles will help hostess.  There will be a Yankee Swap (maximum mprice = $15.00) and items mwill be collected for the Central Aroostook Humane Society.  

Sunday, Decemer 16 - 7:00 p.m. - 20th Annual Ladner & Friends Christmas Concert.  Featuring:  Gray Memorial UMC Choir, Andrew & Stephanie Sullivan, Margaret Cyr, Grant Memorial UMC Chancel Choir & Handbell Choir; Senior Dancers from the Maine Dance Academy, and of course - Dan Ladner!  A special reception will follow the concert; please join us for refreshments & fellowship.  A free-will offering will be taken.

Monday, December 24 - 7:00 p.m. - Christmas Eve Candlelight Service; Please bring an unscented candle to light and place up front when you arrive.

Monday, December 24 & Tuesday, December 25 - Church Office Closed