ECW Meeting

It is time for the end of the year potluck meeting for the Episcopal Church Women. Join us at Bette Jo Sharp’s home, 513 Poplar St. in Georgetown on Tuesday, May 7 at 5:30 p.m. You can call her for directions at 863-1671.

We will of course be getting updates on our “Boots ‘n  Pearls” event.  Janet wants you to keep looking for sponsors and raffle items. The deadline has been moved to May 22.

We will also talk about plans for next year. And…it is time to elect officers for the coming year.

Boots ‘n Pearls

The ECW is excited to announce that they are partnering with the Ward Hall Preservation Committee and The Scott County Council for the Arts to host a community charity event “Boots ‘n Pearls – A Night at Ward Hall” on June 21, 2019 at Ward Hall Manor from 7-11 p.m.

Tickets will be $40.00 per person and will go on sale on May 1st in the church office.  Make plans to join us for:

– barbecue with delicious sides and cash bar from Wilshire’s Restaurant

– dancing to music from the band Kentucky Storm

– cash flights of bourbon tasting from Bourbon 30 Distillery

– tours of Ward Hall from docents

– and wonderful raffle items.

Proceeds from this event will go to Elizabeth’s Village Outreach Fund to help the homeless and misplaced youth in Scott County.

The committee needs volunteers to seek sponsors for this event.

Please contact Janet Cantrill at janetcantrill@yahoo.com or Corinne Trimble at cctflamingo5@gmail.com for more information on how you can help.  Your help is needed to make this event successful, not only to help the homeless youth in Scott County but to make this charity event a notable evening in recognition of Holy Trinity’s outreach to our community.

Raffle Items Needed For  Boots ‘n Pearls Event

Please consider donating items for raffles at the  “Boots ‘n Pearls” charity event. We are seeking donations such as box seats at Keeneland or Churchill Downs, a weekend at a beach condo, one night of theater or sports event tickets from someone with a season pass, etc.

 

Please contact either Nancy Leonard (nancy7oaks @gmail.com) or Jana Brill (jbrill44@aol.com) with suggestions.

Programs Scheduled to Take a Break for the Summer

The Women’s Bible Study will end weekly meetings on May 9. We may have monthly meetings during the summer so stay tuned.

The noon Healing Services on Wednesdays will stop on May 22.

Godly Play will finish it spring semester with a special closing ceremony and celebration during the Sunday service on May 19th.

The Episcopal Church Women will meet on May 7 and only meet for event planning until September.

Co-ed Book Club for May

Holy Trinity’s Co-ed Book Club hosted by Grace Wilson will meet on Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Hall.  The new book selection will be “The Serpent King” by Jeff Bentner.

The Co-ed Book Club will continue to meet every 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Parish Hall.  Please join Grace for an evening of interesting conversation.  Everyone is welcome to attend.

 

Parish Hall Closings

There will be outside events taking place in the Parish Hall on May 10, 11, and 31. Please plan accordingly.

Prayer List

We will be revising our prayer list.  Effective Sunday, April 7 the current prayer list will be deleted.  If you would like someone added on the prayer list to start on that day, please complete a Prayer Request Form located in the Narthex of the church or contact Donna at the office with your request.  This change also applies to the Prayers of the People.

April Serving Schedule

Volunteers are needed!  Please review the April Serving Schedule in the link provided in this newsletter.  I need one Acolyte on each of the following dates, Palm Sunday, April 14; Maundy Thursday, April 18; Good Friday, April 19 and Easter Vigil, April 20.  I also need someone in the nursery on Easter Sunday, April 21.   If you can help fill these open positions, please contact Donna at the church office as soon as possible.

Raffle Items Needed For Boots ‘n Pearls Event

Please consider donating items for raffles at the “Boots ‘n Pearls” charity event at Ward Hall on June 21. Proceeds to benefit Elizabeth Village. We are also seeking donations such as box seats at Keeneland or Churchill Downs, a weekend at a beach condo, one night of theater or sports event tickets from someone with a season pass, etc.  Please contact either Nancy Leonard (nancy7oaks @gmail.com) or Jana Brill (jbrill44@aol.com) with suggestions.

 

Meeting Reminders

Episcopal Church Women
The ECW will meet on Tuesday, April 2 at 5:30 p.m. at the Parish Hall to continue planning for the upcoming charity event “Boots ‘n Pearls – A Night at Ward Hall”. Hostesses will be Lisa Estes-Cheatham, Barbara Smith, and Corinne Trimble. All ladies of the church are invited to attend.

Building and Grounds Meeting
The Building & Grounds Committee will meet on Thursday, April 4 at 5:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.
Vestry Meeting
The Vestry will meet on Monday, April 8 at 5:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.

Women’s Bible Study
The Women’s Bible Study will meet on each Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m. in the lower level of the Parish Hall. We are starting study of “The Women of Easter” by Liz Curtis Higgs. This Bible study for the Lenten season explores the stories of three women who played a vital role in the life and ministry of Jesus, as well as in the events of that first Holy Week that first Easter. The assignment for Thursday, April 4 will be Chapter 2.

Movie Night
Everyone is invited to “In-Door Drive-In Night” on Wednesday April, 10.
Please bring your comfy sack chairs and join us for dinner and a movie. Soups, salads, and finger desserts will be served at 6:00 p.m. and the movie will start at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall. A sign up sheet for the soups, salads and desserts will be on the center table at the Parish Hall. We will need two soups, two salads and two desserts for each movie night.
The third movie night will be held on Wednesday, April 10. The movie is undetermined at this time.
Make plans to join us for a entertaining night of food, fun and fellowship during the season of Lent.

Palm Cross Workshop for Altar Guild will be Friday, April 12 at 9:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall.

Altar Guild Work Day will be Saturday, April 13 at 9:30 a.m.

Co-Ed Book Club
Holy Trinity’s Co-ed Book Club hosted by Grace Wilson will not meet on Tuesday, April 16 due to Holy Week activities. The meeting date for April will be Tuesday, April 30 at 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Hall. The new book selection will be “Travels with Charley” by John Steinbeck. Please contact Donna at the office to order your book. The cost per book will be $11.70. The Co-ed Book Club will continue to meet every 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Parish Hall. Please join Grace for an evening of interesting conversation. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Holy Trinity T-Shirts

Our T-Shirts are here and oh so cute! Make sure you stop by the office and pick yours up. The color of the shirt is called sky blue, the lettering is navy and of course the doors are red. Youth and adult sizes are available. A $9.00 donation is suggested.