Spirit of Central set for June 30
Central United Methodist Church will host its 18th annual “Spirit of Central” on Wednesday, June 30 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Davis Christian Life Center. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. The meal is BBQ chicken, macaroni and cheese, green beans, biscuits, coleslaw, fresh watermelon, and apple pie. Meals are $6 per adult and $3 per child. Each meal will be boxed in a to-go container for safety purposes.
The program is free and will begin at 6:15 p.m. This patriotic program will be including the presentation of Quilts of Valor for several Central members who are Vietnam-era veterans. There will be patriotic music selections performed by Central UMC members Ashley Taylor and Dan Swanson. There will be activities for all age groups, including a children’s decorated bike parade. Central’s youth will be helping with the event and will enjoy their own scavenger hunt at the end of the evening.
Those in attendance will be encouraged to participate in “Operation Gratitude” by writing a letter, note, or drawing a picture to send to a person in the Armed Services. Central UMC’s Spirit of Central began in 2003.