Category Archives: PHOTOGRAPHS of Recent Events

5/28/17 Menemsha

Portraits by Susan Heilbron_DSC1771Tony Peak called Menemsha to the Blessing of the Fleet and Memorial Day Service

_DSC1841Greeting Tony, Tim

_DSC1861_DSC1769Coast Guard, Von Desonnek, Gonsales and Hughes at attention._DSC1805_DSC1770Twins get ready to place their flags.

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Vicky talked about meaning of “Blessing”._DSC1782Menemsha Texaco was essential._DSC1810Judy not pictured, in car._DSC1856_DSC1854

_DSC1808_DSC1816Lia sang “This is My Land”_DSC1817Armen blessed the boats after Claire read their names.

_DSC1828Then the twins placed their flags._DSC1807

 _DSC1860Not pictured: fabulous doughnuts and coffee.

May 21, 2017

Spring Work Day, Work done with spirit!IMG_1076It always starts with the terrace.  Gabby was on it!

IMG_1077Genc was also dedicated to the terrace.  Vicky took a break from preparing lunch to weed .

IMG_1078Claire and Emily weeded all the beds on the sunny side of the Ed. Building.

IMG_1079 (2)Chris and Danny dragged weeds and clippings to the compost pile.

IMG_1080 (2)Clark and Tim raked tons of gravel off the grass and patched driveway holes.

IMG_1083IMG_1084After planting snap dragons here and there, Sarah and Andy fixed the amazing circular sandwich!

IMG_1087IMG_1095George getting ready to tackle the upper driveway.IMG_1082Andrue after battling the Japanese knot weed.

 

IMG_1090Pam and Emily, singing buddies.  IMG_1094It’s almost time to go!  IMG_1098 (2)      IMG_1097George raking up plowed gravel while Clark mows the rough edges.

 

February 14../17 Tuesday Supper

IMG_1082Everyone had plenty and looks what’s left…Shepherd’s pie, peppers and sausage, frittata,   American chop suey, chili bean soup with roasted kernels of corn, salad, bread.. Desert was Valentine fluff( cherries and whipped cream and pineapple) and undercooked brownies, ice cream and home made sugar cookies.

Bananagrams after supper.  Good company.

December 9 and 10, WOW

1-dscf0015Friday evening.  Making centerpieces for the Holiday Flea Market.

2-dscf0009Kim inspires!

3-dscf0017Meanwhile Julie and Jen were busy in the Sanctuary decorating for Christmas.

DECEMBER 10..Ready and Waiting for lunch customers.

1-dscf0019In the lunch room….

4-dscf0024And then the orchestra started playing!!  What a job Annette, Katy and Kathy did organizing the day!  They set the course, steered the ship and put their oars in when needed..A great team effort!

7-dscf0026Claire and Angie sell a centerpiece.

5-dscf0023The church at rest.  All decorated.  Wreaths hung by Ann.

6-dscf0028It’s Advent and we’re getting prepared.  Now, all take a breath and, as Arlene used to say,  “O, Holy Babe of Bethlehem,  Come, take birth in our hearts.”

Lia and Friends Sept.11,2016

2016-lkf-photoWhat a fabulous concert!  Pictured in front of the church, left to right, Armen Hanjian (musical saw), Lia Kahler (mezzo- soprano),  Phil Dietterich (organ) and Richard  Gordon  (piano).  Photo by Lynn Cristoffers

The concert and silent auction before it raised almost $10,000 for the Food Pantry and the All Island Clergy winter homeless shelter program.

Children’s Fair 2016

A Perfect Morning!

DSCF0001Pony Rides are the favorite.

DSCF0004DSCF0003      DSCF0002Thank you Bob and Irene, Bella, Fran and Julie.

DSCF0016The Bounce House is great too.

DSCF0022DSCF0009Peter did snakes on arms and stars on faces.  Everyone was happy.

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DSCF0012Little ones liked to dip for ducks.DSCF0024DSCF0023DSCF0020Cup Cakes to custom decorate…

DSCF0019DSCF0021Kim kept the cupcakes coming and the frosting chilled.

DSCF0018Lindsey and Dillon kept her company.

DSCF0017Cupcake helpers.

DSCF0010A chance to practice his swing.

DSCF0015She Did It!  Caught the fish with the magnet.