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Contemplative Outreach Quiet Day October 4

Stanley Park 10Renew the body, mind, and spirit at the Quiet Day offered by local Contemplative Outreach leaders Adrienne Carlee and Susy Weiss here at St. Paul’s Ivy. We will gather in the parish hall at 8:30 a.m. and settle in for this in-house centering prayer retreat. Please bring a journal, reading, or drawing materials for the personal quiet time offered both before and after lunch. Please bring a water bottle and lunch. Attendees may choose to come for all or part of the day. The retreat will end at 3:30 p.m. Periods of silence will be alternated with time for meditative walks.

SPISH and SPIMS Get Jumping on October 5

10006921_302786576541895_919889089_nWe have reserved the Jumpology facility in Richmond with Crozet UMC, Crozet Baptist, and Olivet Presbyterian for. So that we may coordinate travel plans for our group in advance, please confirm each person’s attendance with Jordan Casson, Director of Youth Ministry. The cost per person is $12.  We will be at the facility from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. When we return to St. Paul’s Ivy we will immediately start washing pets as part of our Blessing of the Animals at 5:30 p.m. If you are not able to go to  Jumpology, but are able to make the Pet Blessing event, please contact Jordan.

PACEM Cordon Bleu Picnic October 19

ashlawnJoin Ace Contracting and PACEM for a revival of the Cordon Bleu Picnic on the historic grounds of Ash Lawn-Highland Sunday afternoon, October 19 from 2:00-5:00. Tickets are $75 per person, and all proceeds benefit PACEM. $50 of each ticket is is tax deductible. There will be great food and live music. Contact Executive Director Dawn Grzegorczyk for more information or tickets at 434/973-1234 ex. 121 or ed@pacemshelter.org.