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October 2017

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Family Room (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  8:30am  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  8:30am  /  301-Classroom Caregivers provide a safe space for the youngest members of our congregation to begin learning about the Bible via music, creative activities, and games. For those attending either the 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM worship.

In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  8:30am  /  C27-Community Room Attend rehearsal and then sing in worship on the same day. To learn more about this choir, click here.

Butterfly Meal Preparation 1 Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  9:30am  /  106-Social Hall Help prepare sandwiches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

Celebration! Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  9:30am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

BRUNCH in the Middle (Chat & Chew) Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  10:45am  /  106-Social Hall 9:30am worshippers and those arriving for the 11:45am worship share brunch. Break bread with your Middle community. Visit the Join the Movement table! 

BIBLE in the Middle (Adults) Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  10:50am  /  501-Parlor Bible study exploring this Sunday's text and sermon themes. 

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  10:50am  /  3rd Floor and 4th Floor Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice. Families are invited to worship together at either 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM. Parents/guardians must pick-up th…

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  10:50am  /  401-Classroom Middle and high school students are invited to enjoy brunch together and talk about the Bible with Marte. Other youth events will be scheduled throughout the year; more info to come!

Butterfly Meal Preparation 2 Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Help pack bag lunches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

Celebration! Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

Family Room (Grade K-5) Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Join the Movement Café Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  106-Social Hall Grab a cup of coffee or tea and learn more about Middle membership and volunteer opportunities.

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  Meet at Social Hall Help distribute bag lunches for the hungry in local parks.

Dads in the Middle Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  1:15pm  /  C20-Conference Room This group gathers to deepen connection and grow spiritually by focusing on the parenting journey and its intersection with faith. How has being a dad deepened your faith? How has it challenged it? Spend time every month with other fathers sharing …

Village Chorus for Children and Youth Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  1:15pm  /  C27-Community Room The Village Chorus for Children and Youth explores a diverse repertoire from many cultures. Children learn the basic elements of vocal production, sing in various languages, and offer soul stirring music. Children perform several times throughout t…

Moms in the Middle Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  1:15pm  /  501-Parlor This group gathers to deepen connection and grow spiritually by focusing on the parenting journey and its intersection with faith. How has being a mom deepened your faith? How has it challenged it? Spend time every month with other mothers sharing …

Reading the Bible from the Middle Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  1:30pm  /  000-Sanctuary A sermon talkback and Bible study to discuss this Sunday's text and sermon themes, facilitated by this Sunday's preacher and other Middle staff.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, October 1, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project NYC: Free Community Dinner Monday, October 2, 2017  /  5:30am  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community meal weekly and a monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates.  Meal: Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pantry: October 16, November…

Acting Class Monday, October 2, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Come to class and be prepared to move. Bring loose clothes and yoga mats. Work on scenes, monologues, dance, and music to help build your own one-person show. Led by Harold Slazer.

Narcotics Anonymous: Village Spiritual Workshop Monday, October 2, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, October 3, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, October 3, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, October 3, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Meeting Tuesday, October 3, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Narcotics Anonymous: Our Whole Lives Ahead of Us Wednesday, October 4, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  404-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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Creating Writing Thursday, October 5, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  404-Studio Participants meet weekly in a supportive, creative, and fun environment where ideas move from head to paper. They build connections as they work to express the writer that lives in all of us. Coordinated by writer and Middle member Harold Slazer.

Jerriese Johnson Gospel Choir Rehearsal Thursday, October 5, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  C27-Community Room All are welcome to attend Thursday rehearsals and join this volunteer, no-audition required choir. For more information, contact John Del Cueto.

Al-Anon Thursday, October 5, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

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Narcotics Anonymous: It's About to Change Friday, October 6, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Young and Wise Group Friday, October 6, 2017  /  8:00pm  /  C27-Community Room Weekly meeting. For more information, see AA.org.

Narcotics Anomymous: Finally Found a Home Friday, October 6, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio

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Narcotics Anonymous: Meat and Potatoes Saturday, October 7, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Beginners Meeting Saturday, October 7, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Beginners meeting. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Open Discussion Saturday, October 7, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Open Discussion. For more information, go to AA.org.

Narcotics Anonymous: SRA Saturday, October 7, 2017  /  8:00pm  /  501-Parlor Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Closed Discussion Saturday, October 7, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Closed discussion. Go to AA.org for more information.

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Family Room (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  8:30am  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  8:30am  /  301-Classroom Caregivers provide a safe space for the youngest members of our congregation to begin learning about the Bible via music, creative activities, and games. For those attending either the 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM worship.

In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  8:30am  /  C27-Community Room Attend rehearsal and then sing in worship on the same day. To learn more about this choir, click here.

Butterfly Meal Preparation 1 Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  9:30am  /  106-Social Hall Help prepare sandwiches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

Celebration! Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  9:30am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

BRUNCH in the Middle (Chat & Chew) Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  10:45am  /  106-Social Hall 9:30am worshippers and those arriving for the 11:45am worship share brunch. Break bread with your Middle community. Visit the Join the Movement table! 

BIBLE in the Middle (Adults) Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  10:50am  /  501-Parlor Bible study exploring this Sunday's text and sermon themes. 

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  10:50am  /  3rd Floor and 4th Floor Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice. Families are invited to worship together at either 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM. Parents/guardians must pick-up th…

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  10:50am  /  401-Classroom Middle and high school students are invited to enjoy brunch together and talk about the Bible with Marte. Other youth events will be scheduled throughout the year; more info to come!

Butterfly Meal Preparation 2 Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Help pack bag lunches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

Celebration! Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

Family Room (Grade K-5) Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Join the Movement Café Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  106-Social Hall Grab a cup of coffee or tea and learn more about Middle membership and volunteer opportunities.

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  Meet at Social Hall Help distribute bag lunches for the hungry in local parks.

Village Chorus for Children and Youth Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  1:15pm  /  C27-Community Room The Village Chorus for Children and Youth explores a diverse repertoire from many cultures. Children learn the basic elements of vocal production, sing in various languages, and offer soul stirring music. Children perform several times throughout t…

Reading the Bible from the Middle Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  1:30pm  /  000-Sanctuary A sermon talkback and Bible study to discuss this Sunday's text and sermon themes, facilitated by this Sunday's preacher and other Middle staff.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, October 8, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project NYC: Free Community Dinner Monday, October 9, 2017  /  5:30am  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community meal weekly and a monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates.  Meal: Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pantry: October 16, November…

Acting Class Monday, October 9, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Come to class and be prepared to move. Bring loose clothes and yoga mats. Work on scenes, monologues, dance, and music to help build your own one-person show. Led by Harold Slazer.

Narcotics Anonymous: Village Spiritual Workshop Monday, October 9, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, October 10, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, October 10, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, October 10, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Meeting Tuesday, October 10, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Family Potluck Wednesday, October 11, 2017  /  6:00pm  /  106-Social Hall Join your Middle family for this quarterly Wednesday night potluck gathering. We'll have a big pot of vegetable soup to share, and families are invited to bring a side item to add to the meal. We'll be discussing programs for children and youth at …

Move Your Prayers Wednesday, October 11, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  C27-Community Room Nurture your body, mind, and spirit at a yoga class for all levels followed by a session of Praying Dangerously. Move Your Prayers (formerly Soul Care) will meet twice per month. Please bring a yoga mat. RSVP to Christina at cfleming@middlechurch.o…

Narcotics Anonymous: Our Whole Lives Ahead of Us Wednesday, October 11, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  404-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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Creating Writing Thursday, October 12, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  404-Studio Participants meet weekly in a supportive, creative, and fun environment where ideas move from head to paper. They build connections as they work to express the writer that lives in all of us. Coordinated by writer and Middle member Harold Slazer.

Jerriese Johnson Gospel Choir Rehearsal Thursday, October 12, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  C27-Community Room All are welcome to attend Thursday rehearsals and join this volunteer, no-audition required choir. For more information, contact John Del Cueto.

Al-Anon Thursday, October 12, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

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Narcotics Anonymous: It's About to Change Friday, October 13, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Young and Wise Group Friday, October 13, 2017  /  8:00pm  /  C27-Community Room Weekly meeting. For more information, see AA.org.

Narcotics Anomymous: Finally Found a Home Friday, October 13, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio

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Narcotics Anonymous: Meat and Potatoes Saturday, October 14, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Beginners Meeting Saturday, October 14, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Beginners meeting. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Open Discussion Saturday, October 14, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Open Discussion. For more information, go to AA.org.

Narcotics Anonymous: SRA Saturday, October 14, 2017  /  8:00pm  /  501-Parlor Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Closed Discussion Saturday, October 14, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Closed discussion. Go to AA.org for more information.

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Family Room (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  8:30am  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  8:30am  /  301-Classroom Caregivers provide a safe space for the youngest members of our congregation to begin learning about the Bible via music, creative activities, and games. For those attending either the 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM worship.

In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  8:30am  /  C27-Community Room Attend rehearsal and then sing in worship on the same day. To learn more about this choir, click here.

Butterfly Meal Preparation 1 Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  9:30am  /  106-Social Hall Help prepare sandwiches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

Celebration! Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  9:30am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

BRUNCH in the Middle (Chat & Chew) Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  10:45am  /  106-Social Hall 9:30am worshippers and those arriving for the 11:45am worship share brunch. Break bread with your Middle community. Visit the Join the Movement table! 

BIBLE in the Middle (Adults) Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  10:50am  /  501-Parlor Bible study exploring this Sunday's text and sermon themes. 

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  10:50am  /  3rd Floor and 4th Floor Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice. Families are invited to worship together at either 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM. Parents/guardians must pick-up th…

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  10:50am  /  401-Classroom Middle and high school students are invited to enjoy brunch together and talk about the Bible with Marte. Other youth events will be scheduled throughout the year; more info to come!

Butterfly Meal Preparation 2 Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Help pack bag lunches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

Celebration! Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

Family Room (Grade K-5) Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Join the Movement Café Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  106-Social Hall Grab a cup of coffee or tea and learn more about Middle membership and volunteer opportunities.

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  Meet at Social Hall Help distribute bag lunches for the hungry in local parks.

Village Chorus for Children and Youth Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  1:15pm  /  C27-Community Room The Village Chorus for Children and Youth explores a diverse repertoire from many cultures. Children learn the basic elements of vocal production, sing in various languages, and offer soul stirring music. Children perform several times throughout t…

Money Talks Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  1:15pm  /  404-Studio Whether you're struggling to pay the bills each month, worried if you've saved enough for a large life event like college or retirement, or simply want to learn more about the psychology of financial management, this class is for you! The classes w…

Reading the Bible from the Middle Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  1:30pm  /  000-Sanctuary A sermon talkback and Bible study to discuss this Sunday's text and sermon themes, facilitated by this Sunday's preacher and other Middle staff.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, October 15, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project NYC: Free Community Dinner Monday, October 16, 2017  /  5:30am  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community meal weekly and a monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates.  Meal: Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pantry: October 16, November…

Acting Class Monday, October 16, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Come to class and be prepared to move. Bring loose clothes and yoga mats. Work on scenes, monologues, dance, and music to help build your own one-person show. Led by Harold Slazer.

Narcotics Anonymous: Village Spiritual Workshop Monday, October 16, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, October 17, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, October 17, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, October 17, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Meeting Tuesday, October 17, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Narcotics Anonymous: Our Whole Lives Ahead of Us Wednesday, October 18, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  404-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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New Adventures Thursday, October 19, 2017  /  2:00pm  /  501-Parlor Help launch Middle's NEWEST small group, "New Adventures!" This new group is catered towards Middle members who have had their share of adventures already, and are ready to discover what's next. Whether you're retired, partially retired, between jo…

Creating Writing Thursday, October 19, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  404-Studio Participants meet weekly in a supportive, creative, and fun environment where ideas move from head to paper. They build connections as they work to express the writer that lives in all of us. Coordinated by writer and Middle member Harold Slazer.

Jerriese Johnson Gospel Choir Rehearsal Thursday, October 19, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  C27-Community Room All are welcome to attend Thursday rehearsals and join this volunteer, no-audition required choir. For more information, contact John Del Cueto.

Al-Anon Thursday, October 19, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

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Narcotics Anonymous: It's About to Change Friday, October 20, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Young and Wise Group Friday, October 20, 2017  /  8:00pm  /  C27-Community Room Weekly meeting. For more information, see AA.org.

Narcotics Anomymous: Finally Found a Home Friday, October 20, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio

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Middle Mixer: New York Botanical Garden Saturday, October 21, 2017  /  2:00pm  /  Offsite Enjoy a day with our Middle Church family at the renowned New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) in the Bronx. Middle member Curtiss Gibson will be leading a group tour of the record-breaking Chihuly exhibition as well as autumn highlights throughout the…

Narcotics Anonymous: Meat and Potatoes Saturday, October 21, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Beginners Meeting Saturday, October 21, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Beginners meeting. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Open Discussion Saturday, October 21, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Open Discussion. For more information, go to AA.org.

Narcotics Anonymous: SRA Saturday, October 21, 2017  /  8:00pm  /  501-Parlor Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Closed Discussion Saturday, October 21, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Closed discussion. Go to AA.org for more information.

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Family Room (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  8:30am  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  8:30am  /  301-Classroom Caregivers provide a safe space for the youngest members of our congregation to begin learning about the Bible via music, creative activities, and games. For those attending either the 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM worship.

In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  8:30am  /  C27-Community Room Attend rehearsal and then sing in worship on the same day. To learn more about this choir, click here.

Celebration! Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  9:30am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

Butterfly Meal Preparation 1 Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  9:30am  /  106-Social Hall Help prepare sandwiches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

BRUNCH in the Middle (Chat & Chew) Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  10:45am  /  106-Social Hall 9:30am worshippers and those arriving for the 11:45am worship share brunch. Break bread with your Middle community. Visit the Join the Movement table! 

BIBLE in the Middle (Adults) Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  10:50am  /  501-Parlor Bible study exploring this Sunday's text and sermon themes. 

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  10:50am  /  3rd Floor and 4th Floor Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice. Families are invited to worship together at either 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM. Parents/guardians must pick-up th…

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  10:50am  /  401-Classroom Middle and high school students are invited to enjoy brunch together and talk about the Bible with Marte. Other youth events will be scheduled throughout the year; more info to come!

Celebration! Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

Butterfly Meal Preparation 2 Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Help pack bag lunches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

Family Room (Grade K-5) Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Join the Movement Café Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  106-Social Hall Grab a cup of coffee or tea and learn more about Middle membership and volunteer opportunities.

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  Meet at Social Hall Help distribute bag lunches for the hungry in local parks.

Village Chorus for Children and Youth Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  1:15pm  /  C27-Community Room The Village Chorus for Children and Youth explores a diverse repertoire from many cultures. Children learn the basic elements of vocal production, sing in various languages, and offer soul stirring music. Children perform several times throughout t…

Reading the Bible from the Middle Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  1:30pm  /  000-Sanctuary A sermon talkback and Bible study to discuss this Sunday's text and sermon themes, facilitated by this Sunday's preacher and other Middle staff.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, October 22, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project NYC: Free Community Dinner Monday, October 23, 2017  /  5:30am  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community meal weekly and a monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates.  Meal: Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pantry: October 16, November…

Acting Class Monday, October 23, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Come to class and be prepared to move. Bring loose clothes and yoga mats. Work on scenes, monologues, dance, and music to help build your own one-person show. Led by Harold Slazer.

Narcotics Anonymous: Village Spiritual Workshop Monday, October 23, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, October 24, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, October 24, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, October 24, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Meeting Tuesday, October 24, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Move Your Prayers Wednesday, October 25, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  C27-Community Room Nurture your body, mind, and spirit at a yoga class for all levels followed by a session of Praying Dangerously. Move Your Prayers (formerly Soul Care) will meet twice per month. Please bring a yoga mat. RSVP to Christina at cfleming@middlechurch.o…

Narcotics Anonymous: Our Whole Lives Ahead of Us Wednesday, October 25, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  404-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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Creating Writing Thursday, October 26, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  404-Studio Participants meet weekly in a supportive, creative, and fun environment where ideas move from head to paper. They build connections as they work to express the writer that lives in all of us. Coordinated by writer and Middle member Harold Slazer.

Jerriese Johnson Gospel Choir Rehearsal Thursday, October 26, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  C27-Community Room All are welcome to attend Thursday rehearsals and join this volunteer, no-audition required choir. For more information, contact John Del Cueto.

Al-Anon Thursday, October 26, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

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Narcotics Anonymous: It's About to Change Friday, October 27, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Young and Wise Group Friday, October 27, 2017  /  8:00pm  /  C27-Community Room Weekly meeting. For more information, see AA.org.

Narcotics Anomymous: Finally Found a Home Friday, October 27, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio

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Narcotics Anonymous: Meat and Potatoes Saturday, October 28, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Beginners Meeting Saturday, October 28, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Beginners meeting. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Open Discussion Saturday, October 28, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Open Discussion. For more information, go to AA.org.

Narcotics Anonymous: SRA Saturday, October 28, 2017  /  8:00pm  /  501-Parlor Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Closed Discussion Saturday, October 28, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Closed discussion. Go to AA.org for more information.

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Family Room (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  8:30am  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  8:30am  /  301-Classroom Caregivers provide a safe space for the youngest members of our congregation to begin learning about the Bible via music, creative activities, and games. For those attending either the 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM worship.

In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  8:30am  /  C27-Community Room Attend rehearsal and then sing in worship on the same day. To learn more about this choir, click here.

Celebration! Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  9:30am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

Butterfly Meal Preparation 1 Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  9:30am  /  106-Social Hall Help prepare sandwiches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

BRUNCH in the Middle (Chat & Chew) Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  10:45am  /  106-Social Hall 9:30am worshippers and those arriving for the 11:45am worship share brunch. Break bread with your Middle community. Visit the Join the Movement table! 

BIBLE in the Middle (Adults) Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  10:50am  /  501-Parlor Bible study exploring this Sunday's text and sermon themes. 

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  10:50am  /  3rd Floor and 4th Floor Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice. Families are invited to worship together at either 9:30 AM or 11:45 AM. Parents/guardians must pick-up th…

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  10:50am  /  401-Classroom Middle and high school students are invited to enjoy brunch together and talk about the Bible with Marte. Other youth events will be scheduled throughout the year; more info to come!

Celebration! Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary Our worship is a celebration that encourages a more-than-Sunday-morning faith! Walk up our steps on Second Avenue and experience a warm, radical welcome from the greeters at the door and the folk in the pews. Our liturgy and worship will feel famil…

Butterfly Meal Preparation 2 Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Help pack bag lunches for distribution to the hungry in local parks.

Family Room (Grade K-5) Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  304-Studio Supervised childcare/family space available while parents/guardians participate in morning rehearsals or afternoon classes and meetings.

Join the Movement Café Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  106-Social Hall Grab a cup of coffee or tea and learn more about Middle membership and volunteer opportunities.

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  1:00pm  /  Meet at Social Hall Help distribute bag lunches for the hungry in local parks.

Village Chorus for Children and Youth Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  1:15pm  /  C27-Community Room The Village Chorus for Children and Youth explores a diverse repertoire from many cultures. Children learn the basic elements of vocal production, sing in various languages, and offer soul stirring music. Children perform several times throughout t…

Reading the Bible from the Middle Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  1:30pm  /  000-Sanctuary A sermon talkback and Bible study to discuss this Sunday's text and sermon themes, facilitated by this Sunday's preacher and other Middle staff.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, October 29, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project NYC: Free Community Dinner Monday, October 30, 2017  /  5:30am  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community meal weekly and a monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates.  Meal: Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pantry: October 16, November…

Acting Class Monday, October 30, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  304-Studio Come to class and be prepared to move. Bring loose clothes and yoga mats. Work on scenes, monologues, dance, and music to help build your own one-person show. Led by Harold Slazer.

Narcotics Anonymous: Village Spiritual Workshop Monday, October 30, 2017  /  6:30pm  /  401-Classroom Weekly meeting. For more information, see NA.org.

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, October 31, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, October 31, 2017  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, October 31, 2017  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Meeting Tuesday, October 31, 2017  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.