First Parish Summer Programs


First Parish Church, Manchester-by-the-Sea, will be hosting a number of children and youth programs this summer along with an Art Show.  These programs are free and open to the public. 

In July we offer Breakfast Buddies: Ocean Stories, July 11-15, 8:30-10 a.m.  This is a program designed for two to four-year-old children and an adult.  Each day a Bible character will be introduced with a short presentation, an activity, and a craft over breakfast.

In August we offer Mother Earth Sings: Bible Experiences, August 15-19, 4-7 p.m. for ages 6-12 with interactive storytelling, music, song, imaginative movement, yoga and meditation, games, visual art (in a variety of mediums), food creations and group creative writing.  This week will integrate five different Bible stories with creative expression and fellowship.  Youth ages 14-16 are invited to apply as a junior counselor and parents are encouraged to volunteer. Pre-registration is required for these two programs, contact to sign up.

In July we will also host an Art Show themed “Our Earthly Home”.  Painting, drawing, mixed media, collage, sculpture, and nature items art from ages 3 through adult are sought.  Art accepted at the Chapel Building beginning July 6 and ending July 19.  For questions or more information, contact Jeanne Westcott at jeanne.fpchurch@gmail

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