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August 2018

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Downtown Meditation Wednesday Night Sitting & Dharma Talk Wednesday, August 1, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  106-Social Hall This ongoing weekly class includes sitting meditation, a dharma talk, discussion, and time for getting to know one another. Please arrive on time to the class. Meditation experience is expected, but not required. Fee: $10 for Downtown Meditati…

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Al-Anon Thursday, August 2, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Beginners Meeting Saturday, August 4, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Beginners meeting. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Open Discussion Saturday, August 4, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Open Discussion. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Closed Discussion Saturday, August 4, 2018  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Closed discussion. Go to AA.org for more information.

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In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  9:15am  /  C27-Community Room All voices—whether you’re a beginner or professional—are welcome to join the In-the-Middle Choir! For those joining the choir, there will be a 9:15 AM rehearsal in the Community Room on the day of each performance. Music will be provided. Please we…

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  10:00am  /  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.

Celebration! Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  10:30am  /  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…

Young Adults Small Group Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  11:45am  /  404-Studio Join with other 20-somethings and 30-somethings at Middle in this Young Adults Small Group. Together we engage connections between faith and justice, sharing stories and asking questions. This group meets on the first Sunday of each month. A light …

Join the Movement! Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary After worship, learn more about what it means to become a member of Middle Church from Middle staff. Information about volunteer opportunities and an opportunity to Join will also be available.

Chat & Chew Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Break bread with your Middle community.

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  11:45am  /  304-Studio Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice.

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  11:45am  /  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!

Moms in the Middle Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  11:45am  /  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 …

Butterfly Meal Preparation Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall On winter break. The Butterfly Meal Program returns in the spring. Thank you to all of our volunteers for their tireless dedication and energy.

Caravans to the Borderlands: What We Must Know with Ruby Sales Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  12:30pm  /  Sanctuary Join us at Middle Church on Sunday, August 5, when legendary activist and Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) alumna Ruby Sales preaches at 10:30 am. After worship, there will be a teach-in at 12:30 pm. At the teach-in, Jacqui Lewis wi…

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  12:45pm  /  Offsite On winter break. The Butterfly Meal Program returns in the spring. Thank you to all of our volunteers for their tireless dedication and energy.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, August 5, 2018  /  4:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project: Free Community Dinner and Pantry Monday, August 6, 2018  /  5:30pm  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community dinner weekly and a bi-monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates. Community Meal (2018): Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pant…

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, August 7, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, August 7, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, August 7, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  C27-Community Room Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Tuesday, August 7, 2018  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Youth Movie Night Wednesday, August 8, 2018  /  6:00pm  /  Offsite Students entering grades 6–12 are invited to join Marte for a free screening of Wonder Woman. We’ll meet at Middle, take public transit together to Pier 63, and eat a picnic dinner before the film. Parents can meet us afterward at Pier 63 or at Mid…

Downtown Meditation Wednesday Night Sitting & Dharma Talk Wednesday, August 8, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  106-Social Hall This ongoing weekly class includes sitting meditation, a dharma talk, discussion, and time for getting to know one another. Please arrive on time to the class. Meditation experience is expected, but not required. Fee: $10 for Downtown Meditati…

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Al-Anon Thursday, August 9, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Beginners Meeting Saturday, August 11, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Beginners meeting. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Open Discussion Saturday, August 11, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Open Discussion. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Closed Discussion Saturday, August 11, 2018  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Closed discussion. Go to AA.org for more information.

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In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  9:15am  /  C27-Community Room All voices—whether you’re a beginner or professional—are welcome to join the In-the-Middle Choir! For those joining the choir, there will be a 9:15 AM rehearsal in the Community Room on the day of each performance. Music will be provided. Please we…

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  10:00am  /  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.

Celebration! Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  10:30am  /  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…

Join the Movement! Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary After worship, learn more about what it means to become a member of Middle Church from Middle staff. Information about volunteer opportunities and an opportunity to Join will also be available.

Chat & Chew Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Break bread with your Middle community.

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  11:45am  /  304-Studio Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice.

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  11:45am  /  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!

Sermon Talkback Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  11:45am  /  404-Studio A sermon talk-back, exploring this Sunday's text and sermon themes

Butterfly Meal Preparation Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall On winter break. The Butterfly Meal Program returns in the spring. Thank you to all of our volunteers for their tireless dedication and energy.

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  12:00pm  /  Offsite Help distribute bag lunches for the hungry in local parks.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, August 12, 2018  /  4:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project: Free Community Dinner and Pantry Monday, August 13, 2018  /  5:30pm  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community dinner weekly and a bi-monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates. Community Meal (2018): Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pant…

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, August 14, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, August 14, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, August 14, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  C27-Community Room Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Tuesday, August 14, 2018  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Downtown Meditation Wednesday Night Sitting & Dharma Talk Wednesday, August 15, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  106-Social Hall This ongoing weekly class includes sitting meditation, a dharma talk, discussion, and time for getting to know one another. Please arrive on time to the class. Meditation experience is expected, but not required. Fee: $10 for Downtown Meditati…

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Al-Anon Thursday, August 16, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

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Shul of NY Shabbat Services Friday, August 17, 2018  /  6:30pm  /  106-Social Hall The Shul of New York meets for Shabbat services on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of every month in the Social Hall in the annex building of Middle Church. Services begin at 6:30pm and end between 8:00 and 8:30pm. More Information

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Beach Day at the Rockaways! Saturday, August 18, 2018  /  10:00am  /  Offsite Join Marte for a day at Rockaway Beach. Plan to take the Rockaway ferry together from Wall Street. Bring snacks, water, sunscreen, and a towel. After spending the day on the sand, we’ll get dinner together before jumping on the ferry back to Wall S…

Alcoholics Anonymous: Beginners Meeting Saturday, August 18, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Beginners meeting. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Open Discussion Saturday, August 18, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Open Discussion. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Closed Discussion Saturday, August 18, 2018  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Closed discussion. Go to AA.org for more information.

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In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  9:15am  /  C27-Community Room All voices—whether you’re a beginner or professional—are welcome to join the In-the-Middle Choir! For those joining the choir, there will be a 9:15 AM rehearsal in the Community Room on the day of each performance. Music will be provided. Please we…

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  10:00am  /  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.

Celebration! Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  10:30am  /  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…

Join the Movement! Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary After worship, learn more about what it means to become a member of Middle Church from Middle staff. Information about volunteer opportunities and an opportunity to Join will also be available.

Chat & Chew Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Break bread with your Middle community.

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  11:45am  /  304-Studio Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice.

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  11:45am  /  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!

Sermon Talkback Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  11:45am  /  404-Studio A sermon talk-back, exploring this Sunday's text and sermon themes

Butterfly Meal Preparation Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall On winter break. The Butterfly Meal Program returns in the spring. Thank you to all of our volunteers for their tireless dedication and energy.

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  12:00pm  /  Offsite Help distribute bag lunches for the hungry in local parks.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, August 19, 2018  /  4:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project: Free Community Dinner and Pantry Monday, August 20, 2018  /  5:30pm  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community dinner weekly and a bi-monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates. Community Meal (2018): Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pant…

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New Adventures Tuesday, August 21, 2018  /  2:00pm  /  404-Studio Join New Adventures in its second year! New Adventures is a wonderful space for making new friends and trying new adventures. Last year members had wide-ranging conversations about civil rights history, sang carols, tried chair yoga, collages and a…

Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, August 21, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, August 21, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, August 21, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  C27-Community Room Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Tuesday, August 21, 2018  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Downtown Meditation Wednesday Night Sitting & Dharma Talk Wednesday, August 22, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  106-Social Hall This ongoing weekly class includes sitting meditation, a dharma talk, discussion, and time for getting to know one another. Please arrive on time to the class. Meditation experience is expected, but not required. Fee: $10 for Downtown Meditati…

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Al-Anon Thursday, August 23, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Beginners Meeting Saturday, August 25, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Beginners meeting. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Open Discussion Saturday, August 25, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Open Discussion. For more information, go to AA.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Closed Discussion Saturday, August 25, 2018  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Closed discussion. Go to AA.org for more information.

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In-the-Middle Choir Rehearsal Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  9:15am  /  C27-Community Room All voices—whether you’re a beginner or professional—are welcome to join the In-the-Middle Choir! For those joining the choir, there will be a 9:15 AM rehearsal in the Community Room on the day of each performance. Music will be provided. Please we…

Wee Care (Birth to 4 years) Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  10:00am  /  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.

Celebration! Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  10:30am  /  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…

Join the Movement! Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  11:45am  /  Sanctuary After worship, learn more about what it means to become a member of Middle Church from Middle staff. Information about volunteer opportunities and an opportunity to Join will also be available.

Chat & Chew Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall Break bread with your Middle community.

KIDS in the Middle (Grades K-5) Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  11:45am  /  304-Studio Elementary students explore the Bible with our instructors, engaging with lessons, art projects, and games to connect faith and justice.

YOUTH in the Middle (Grades 6-12) Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  11:45am  /  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!

Sermon Talkback Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  11:45am  /  404-Studio A sermon talk-back, exploring this Sunday's text and sermon themes

Butterfly Meal Preparation Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  11:45am  /  106-Social Hall On winter break. The Butterfly Meal Program returns in the spring. Thank you to all of our volunteers for their tireless dedication and energy.

Butterfly Meal Distribution Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  12:00pm  /  Offsite Help distribute bag lunches for the hungry in local parks.

Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting Sunday, August 26, 2018  /  4:00pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Momentum Project: Free Community Dinner and Pantry Monday, August 27, 2018  /  5:30pm  /  106-Social Hall The Momentum Project NYC hosts a free community dinner weekly and a bi-monthly food pantry from 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays. Please see below for upcoming dates. Community Meal (2018): Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm except as noted below. Food Pant…

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Alcoholics Anonymous: Artists in Recovery Tuesday, August 28, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  404-Studio Artists in Recovery meeting. Go to AA.org for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting Tuesday, August 28, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  304-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Step Meeting. See AA.org for more information.

Al-Anon Tuesday, August 28, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  C27-Community Room Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion Tuesday, August 28, 2018  /  8:30pm  /  404-Studio Alcoholics Anonymous Closed Discussion meeting. See AA.org for more information.

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Downtown Meditation Wednesday Night Sitting & Dharma Talk Wednesday, August 29, 2018  /  7:00pm  /  106-Social Hall This ongoing weekly class includes sitting meditation, a dharma talk, discussion, and time for getting to know one another. Please arrive on time to the class. Meditation experience is expected, but not required. Fee: $10 for Downtown Meditati…

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Al-Anon Thursday, August 30, 2018  /  7:30pm  /  304-Studio Weekly meeting. For more information, go to al-anon.org.