EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

CHURCH-WIDE EVENTS

Back To School Block Party

Westside is partnering with Abide to host a BLOCK PARTY at Skinner School on Tuesday, August 5, from 6:30–8:00 pm. If you are interested in joining the partnership with Abide and our Westside neighborhood, but are not gifted in construction or yard work, THIS is Your Opportunity to join the Experience! Contact Allison at afelix@wchurch.tv with questions or to sign up to volunteer.

4th Grade Trip

4th Grade trip to Mahoney Water Park Anyone completing 4th Grade is invited to join us for a fun day of swimming, waves and water slides at Mahoney Water Park on Wednesday, July 23 from 10:00 am - 5:30 pm. Meet at Westside Church (150th and Dodge) to load on the bus. Bring friends, a disposable lunch, towel and wear your swimsuit. Release forms will be available at drop-off. Cost is $10. $5 off if you wear your Summer Spectacular t-shirt

5th Grade Trip

Anyone completing 5th Grade is invited to join us for a fun day of swimming, waves and the tallest water slide in North America when we go to Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas City. We will meet at Westside Church (150th and Dodge).Invite friends! Bring a towel, change of clothes, water shoes, $5 for dinner, disposable sack lunch, signed release form, extra money for snacks, locker rentals, etc. Adults will be with the kids at all times. Cost is $20. $5 off if you wear your Summer Spectacular t-shirt. Pre-registration is required.

HappyFace Preschool Registration

Registration for HappyFace Preschool is in February for the 2014-2015 school year. Schedule a tour now or visit wchurch.tv/happyface. We have morning and afternoon classes for three, four and five year olds. Call Susan Routh at (402) 496-7266 for additional information.

DODGE ROAD CAMPUS EVENTS

Food Pantry

It's time again to help serve those in our congregation and community by giving to the Food Pantry. Sunday, August 3 we will be collecting food items at each entrance. A list is available at the Welcome Desk in the Main Foyer. We will also be doing an offering for monetary gifts to allow for the purchase of food in the services.

Welcome Center Volunteers Needed

Do you want to help people find their way and connect at Westside? The First Impressions Ministry at the Dodge Road campus is looking for new volunteers for the New and Improved Welcome Center.  There will be a training on July 27 at 10:30 am at the Welcome Center in the Main Foyer. If your interested contact Tiffany at tbergh@wchurch.tv.

Fremont Campus Events

Couple's Fellowship

Fellowship will be Saturday, July 26 at 6:00 pm at the Wooden Windmill, located at 1155 S Broad St. in Fremont. The Wooden Windmill has a nice variety menu from Mexican, Chicken, Seafood and Steak. Please RSVP to Karen or Bob Howard no later than 12:00 noon on Friday July 25 so reservations can be made. Call Karen at (402) 719-7887 after 5:00 pm or Bob’s at (402) 719-7006 before 3:00 pm.

Care Corps

On Monday, July 28, we have the chance to serve a home cooked meal to the residents at Care Corp, the homeless shelter located at 721 N. Broad in Fremont. We will gather at 5:00 pm to set- up. Volunteers of all ages are needed the 4th Monday of each month to provide food and help serve. Contact Mike or Donna
at mike@agpmc.com or (402) 720-2614 to sign up or get more information.

ELKHORN CAMPUS EVENTS

Elkhorn VBS

We would love to invite you and your friends to Westside Elkhorn's VBS at Sempeck's from August 4 - August 8, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Please join us as we learn about the BIG GOD STORY and how each and every one of you are a part of it. Walk up, FREE registration beginning at 8:30 am. Hope to see you there! Please contact Christy Fitts at cfitts@wchurch.tv.

Community Garden

Westside Church and Peace Presbyterian Church, will be serving the cities of Omaha and Elkhorn through the Community Garden, located on Peace Presbyterian's site. Volunteers will be involved with planting vegetables and other produce, as well as watering and regular garden maintenance. For more information, contact garden organizer Dave Fulton at david.fulton@centurylink.net.