Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Time to sign up for Fall J.A.M. Room and Children's Church!!!







Parents,  it's time to fill our Fall slots for our J.A.M. Room and Children's Church schedules! Please help us to ensure that we are able to continue to offer these programs by signing up to volunteer. Each family with children ages 4K-2nd grade is asked to take TWO Children's Church slots per semester. Each family with children 4K-5th grade is asked to take THREE J.A.M. Room slots per semester. Follow the links below to sign up:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0848aaaf29a57-jam

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0848aaaf29a57-childrens

Thanks for your support, and we will see you at our Back to Church Bash on August 13!

Thursday, February 16, 2017

VBS 2017 Registration Time!


Time to register for VBS 2017!


Want to Register for Vacation Bible School 2017?


Follow the steps below to get your child registered...




*STEP 1: CREATE A KIDCHECK ACCOUNT- If you don't already have a KidCheck account, you will need to create one (if you already have one from last year, skip to Step 2).  KidCheck is our online system that will ask for basic emergency and contact information for your child. Creating an account is free and takes less than 5 minutes!   Please be sure to fill in and save all information fields.  Also be sure to select "First United Methodist-Columbus, MS" as your referring organization. 


*STEP 2: REGISTER FOR MAKER FUN FACTORY VBS 2017 - You will need to register your child for this specific event.  Look for the "Register Now" button, select your child's name, then click to register. 

*STEP 3: CHECK YOUR E-MAIL - You should receive a confirmation email. Please be sure your registration was processed correctly to eliminate any confusion at check-in. If you have any trouble completing registration, please contact us at children@columbusfumc.org

That's it!  No forms to fill out or turn in!  You're ready to go!





*Other Details

Who: Open to children that are entering Kindergarten through children who have completed 5th grade.

What: A week of songs, Bible stories, snack, games, fellowship and fun!

When: June 12th-16th, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  Children may be checked in as early as 8:30 each morning.

Where: First United Methodist Church ~ Fletcher-Jones building

Allergy/ Medical Concerns: All important allergy/medical info should be indicated in KidCheck. Please note that the information you enter will appear on your child's name tag as a reminder for adults and volunteers.  If you'd rather the medical note remain confidential, just email us at the address below.

Unauthorized Guardian Concerns: If there are any custody issues or guardian concerns that we need to be aware of, please indicate these within KidCheck.  Please also email us at the address below so we can take extra precautions with the situation.

VBS Items: T-shirts and CDs will be available for $10 each at VBS.  Cash or checks will be accepted.  We will not be taking t-shirt pre-orders this year, so please be sure to purchase your size early in the VBS week!

Friend Requests: Participants will be divided into mixed age groups.  If two friends want to be in the same group, the request MUST be made at the time of pre-registration.  We can not honor friend requests the week of VBS.





Any questions or concerns?  
Please contact us at children@columbusfumc.org


We look forward to seeing you soon!

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Spring Mini Lock-in and Parents' Night Out!





Want to RSVP for the Mini Lock-in and Parents' Night Out?


Follow the steps below to get signed up!



*STEP 1: CREATE A KIDCHECK ACCOUNT- If you don't already have a KidCheck account, you will need to create one (if you already have one from last year, skip to Step 2).  KidCheck is our online system that will ask for basic emergency and contact information for your child. Creating an account is free and takes less than 5 minutes!   Please be sure to fill in and save all information fields.  Also be sure to select "First United Methodist-Columbus, MS" as your referring organization. 


*STEP 2: REGISTER FOR THE MINI LOCK-IN AND PARENTS' NIGHT OUT - You will need to register your child for this specific event.  Look for the "Register Now" button, select your child's name, then click to register. 

*STEP 3: CHECK YOUR E-MAIL - You should receive a confirmation email. Please be sure your registration was processed correctly. If you have any trouble completing registration, please contact us at children@columbusfumc.org



THE DETAILS:

WHO:  
4K – 5th Grade
(Nursery will be available for children younger than 4.)
WHAT: 
A Children’s Ministry fundraising event with a mini lock-in party for the children and a night out for the parents! Scavenger hunt, pizza, dessert, games and more!
WHEN:  
Friday, February 17 from 6-10 p.m.
WHERE: 
Drop off in the J.A.M Room (Children’s Wing upstairs) - pick up in the FUMC gym
Children younger than 4K will be downstairs in the nursery.
COST: 
$20 for one child, $10 for each additional child.  Bring a non-FUMC friend for $10!



Any questions or concerns?  
Please contact us at children@columbusfumc.org


Hope to see you there!

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Time to sign up for Spring J.A.M. Room and Children's Church!!!



Time to sign up for Spring J.A.M. Room and Children's Church!!!





Parents,  our J.A.M. Room and Children's Church schedules have run out! Please help us to ensure that we are able to continue to offer these programs by signing up to volunteer. Each family with children ages 4K-2nd grade is asked to take TWO Children's Church slots per semester. Each family with children 4K-5th grade is asked to take THREE J.A.M. Room slots per semester. Follow the links below to sign up:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0848aaaf29a57-jam

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0848aaaf29a57-childrens

Thanks for your support, and we will see you in January!

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Mini Lock-in and Parents' Night Out!





Want to RSVP for the Mini Lock-in and Parents' Night Out?


Follow the steps below to get signed up!



*STEP 1: CREATE A KIDCHECK ACCOUNT- If you don't already have a KidCheck account, you will need to create one (if you already have one from last year, skip to Step 2).  KidCheck is our online system that will ask for basic emergency and contact information for your child. Creating an account is free and takes less than 5 minutes!   Please be sure to fill in and save all information fields.  Also be sure to select "First United Methodist-Columbus, MS" as your referring organization. 


*STEP 2: REGISTER FOR THE MINI LOCK-IN AND PARENTS' NIGHT OUT - You will need to register your child for this specific event.  Look for the "Register Now" button, select your child's name, then click to register. 

*STEP 3: CHECK YOUR E-MAIL - You should receive a confirmation email. Please be sure your registration was processed correctly. If you have any trouble completing registration, please contact us at children@columbusfumc.org



THE DETAILS:

WHO:  
4K – 5th Grade
(Nursery will be available for children younger than 4.)
WHAT: 
A Children’s Ministry fundraising event with a mini lock-in party for the children and a night out for the parents! Dance party, pizza, ice cream, games and more!
WHEN:  
Friday, October 7 from 6-10 p.m.
WHERE: 
J.A.M Room (Children’s Wing upstairs)
Children younger than 4K will be downstairs in the nursery.
COST: 
$20 for one child, $10 for each additional child.  Bring a non-FUMC friend for $10!



Any questions or concerns?  
Please contact us at children@columbusfumc.org


Hope to see you there!

Monday, March 28, 2016

Time to register for VBS 2016!


Want to Register for Vacation Bible School 2016?


Follow the steps below to get your child registered...




*STEP 1: CREATE A KIDCHECK ACCOUNT- If you don't already have a KidCheck account, you will need to create one (if you already have one from last year, skip to Step 2).  KidCheck is our online system that will ask for basic emergency and contact information for your child. Creating an account is free and takes less than 5 minutes!   Please be sure to fill in and save all information fields.  Also be sure to select "First United Methodist-Columbus, MS" as your referring organization. 


*STEP 2: REGISTER FOR CAVE QUEST VBS 2016 - You will need to register your child for this specific event.  Look for the "Register Now" button, select your child's name, then click to register. 

*STEP 3: CHECK YOUR E-MAIL - You should receive a confirmation email. Please be sure your registration was processed correctly to eliminate any confusion at check-in. If you have any trouble completing registration, please contact us at children@columbusfumc.org

That's it!  No forms to fill out or turn in!  You're ready to go!





*Other Details

Who: Open to children that are entering Kindergarten through children who have completed 5th grade.

What: A week of songs, Bible stories, snack, games, fellowship and fun!

When: June 13th-17th, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  Children may be checked in as early as 8:30 each morning.

Where: First United Methodist Church ~ Fletcher-Jones building

Allergy/ Medical Concerns: All important allergy/medical info should be indicated in KidCheck. Please note that the information you enter will appear on your child's name tag as a reminder for adults and volunteers.  If you'd rather the medical note remain confidential, just email us at the address below.

Unauthorized Guardian Concerns: If there are any custody issues or guardian concerns that we need to be aware of, please indicate these within KidCheck.  Please also email us at the address below so we can take extra precautions with the situation.

VBS Items: T-shirts and CDs will be available for $10 each at VBS.  Cash or checks will be accepted.  We will not be taking t-shirt pre-orders this year, so please be sure to purchase your size early in the VBS week!

Friend Requests: Participants will be divided into mixed age groups.  If two friends want to be in the same group, the request MUST be made at the time of pre-registration.  We can not honor friend requests the week of VBS.





Any questions or concerns?  
Please contact us at children@columbusfumc.org


We look forward to seeing you soon!




Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Sock Hop!!!



Sock Hop!!!





When: Friday, February 12 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: FUMC Gym
Who: First-fifth graders (younger children welcome with a parent)
How Much: $15 per child, $10 for a sibling or guest
What: Costume Contest, Dinner, Games, and more fun!

RSVP by Sunday, February 7 using the link below. ***Please note that we must have 15 RSVP's to hold this event!***

https://go.kidcheck.com/webforms/eventregistration.aspx?eventid=3412&valid=90f1f4972d133619a60c30f3559ec0c5