ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING Sunday, January 29, after Aloha Hour. All members are urged to attend so we have a quorum to vote on issues, approve the 2017 budget, Council members and Deacons. Friends of the church are also invited to attend.

MEN’S BREAKFAST The men of the church are invited to breakfast on Tuesday mornings at 7:30 during the winter months, beginning January 24, at the Olympic Café in the Poipu Village Shopping Center. (The Café is right across from Keoki’s.)

KAUAI ASSOCIATION (UCC) FOCUS GROUP Tuesday, January 24, 5:30pm, Lihue Christian Church. The Kauai UCC churches are urged to send several members to participate in focus groups in order to express thoughts about our current ministry and what we would like to do in the future.

PRAYERS & SQUARES Thursday, January 31, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. There will be one more “Open” Quilt Gathering in January at the Dressel residence (4421 Kai Ikena Drive, Kalaheo). Please come when you can, stay as long as you wish. Sandy Gerard will teach how to cut fabric for piercing, Angela will help those who want to learn to piece the lap quilts together. Bring your sewing machines and associated tools and any fabric you can gather. For further information, contact Angela at 332-7371 or

VILLAGE HARVEST Have leftover produce or fruit tree droppings? Don’t waste it, get a tax deduction. They will pick up or harvest your unwanted still-fresh produce and deliver it to those who need it most, through schools, afterschool programs and food banks. You will receive a donation receipt. Call 828-0685 x20 or


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