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The State Botanical Gardens of Georgia Tour

IMG 3900Wednesday, April 18, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The cost including a chartered bus fare and a walking tour (no steps), is $25. Lunch will be in the Botanical Gardens café as an individual expense. Call Mary Ruffin at 770-542-1275. Last day for payment is Monday, April 16.

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SUPPER BEFORE MY FAIR LADY

My-Fair-LadyJoin us Friday, May 4 at 5:30 p.m. for a light supper in the Young Adult Suite.

After we will attend the Dunwoody UMC Performing Arts production of My Fair Lady. Tickets for the performance can be purchased on line by CLICKING HERE or at the door.

The cost for the light super is $5. Register below or call Mary Ruffin at 770-542-1675. The last day for payment is Tuesday, May 1.

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CHAMBERLAIN’S CHOCOLATE FACTORY TOUR

PretzelsJoin us Thursday, June 7 as we tour the new Chamberlain’s Chocolate Factory and Café at 1575 Old Alabama Road, Roswell. Cost is just $10.

We will drive individually or car pool from our church. The tour starts at 9:30 a.m. To go by car pool, meet at the church at 8:45 a.m. If you drive individually or have a full car, we will meet you at the factory. Lunch will be at your expense at McAlister’s, 1425 Market Blvd (just off Old Alabama Road).

You will make your own chocolate creations to take home in addition to a gift bag of chocolates. We will also visit the new onsite café featuring chocolate drinks and desserts. A daily bakery case has many delights including a Chocolate Overload Cake and their famous mousse.

Register and pay below or call Mary Ruffin, 770-542-1675. If you want help in arranging a ride or offer to drive others, call Ann Stone, 770-399-1887. Last day for payment is Monday, June 4.

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PRYME TYMERS

REJOICE..RENEW... REACH OUT TOGETHER

WHO ARE PRYME TYMERS? If you are 55 or older, you are one! We welcome all seniors from Dunwoody United Methodist Church and the surrounding community to participate in as many of the Senior Ministries as possible, and to join us in any or all of our upcoming activities.


 

MISSION STATEMENT

"Pryme Tymers provides mutual Christian support, fellowship, and opportunities for service for senior members of Dunwoody United Methodist Church and the community through programs consistent with the overall mission of our church."


 

PRYME TYMERS COUNCIL

The Pryme Tymers Council is made up of representatives from each Senior Ministry of Dunwoody United Methodist Church. The Council coordinates the activities of the Senior Ministries and plans and implements educational and social events. Activities are open to all senior adults. See the "Upcoming Pryme Tymers Activities" insert, or call Ann Stone, 770-399-1887,, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

NEW FRIENDS

New Friends is a group of widowed (men and women) who stay connected with the church and friends by meeting for lunch out on the second Monday of each month. The meeting schedule is below. To RSVP, please contact Betty Moreland at 770-641-8519.

  • Monday, April 9, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at J. Christopher's in Dunwoody. Reservations due by noon April 7.
  • Monday May 14, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at Los Rancheros in Dunwoody. Reservations due by noon May 12.
  • Monday June 11, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at Peachtree Diner. Reservations due by noon June 9.
  • Monday July 9, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at California Pizza Kitchen. Reservations due by noon July 7.
  • Monday August 13, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at Olive Garden. Reservations due by noon August 11.

SENIORCIZERS

Seniorcizers, a free, coed exercise class for senior adults has been in recess during the summer. It will resume Thursday, September 7 at 9:00 a.m. in the church Aerobics Room on the second floor of the Activities Building.

The one hour class is designed for all levels of senior fitness. There are low impact movements, stretching, balance and strength work. Chairs are provided for everyone as all activities can be performed sitting if preferred.

No reservation is required; stop in and watch or join in on the fun. For more information, call our certified instructor, Jean Kennedy, 770-804-1202.

PALS (PERIMETER ADULT LEARNING)

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Join PALS this Spring

The Perimeter Adult Learning & Services, Inc. (PALS) session will start up again on April 2 and continue through May 14. We will be meeting in the Dunwoody United Methodist Church at 1548 Mount Vernon Road, Dunwoody, GA 30338. A fee of $45 covers up to three classes each Monday for 7 weeks or come visit for $8 a day. Spring classes include: The Seventh Continent: Antarctica, History Changing Epidemics and Disasters, Mah Jongg for Beginners, Should I Stay or Should I Go?, Mah Jongg for experienced players, Art & Architecture the Gothic Period, Significant Events in our History, Consulates and Bridge. More details on our website www.palsonline.org or call 770-698-0801.