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7195 Simms St, Arvada CO 80004

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Art Auction–Accepting Entries NOW!

Upcoming Community Art Auction–Accepting Entries Now!
Art AuctionWho is ready for a night of fun in Arvada? We hope you can join us for First United Church of Arvada’s “Community Art Auction Fundraiser” on Saturday, June 24, from 6 -8:30 p.m., with proceeds benefitting First United, Community Table and the Arvada Center. There will be drinks and snacks available, along with some awesome artwork that can be purchased for a fraction of actual value at the Silent Auction taking place from 6 – 8:30 p.m.

The doors open at 6 p.m., and the first of three art tables closes at 6:45 p.m. The second art table will close at 7:05 and the last table closing at 7:25 p.m. In between table closings you’ll be able to snack, view and bid on art, mix and mingle with folks from the Arvada community and chat with the artists. You’ll also have bragging rights about attending the First Annual – First United Church of Arvada Community Art Silent Auction! Helping promote the unity in community!

Want to see your artwork starring in the Silent Auction, along with an opportunity to meet the art collector who purchased your art? We are accepting a wide variety of art forms and styles, as long as it’s family friendly. Contact Carrie at 720-329-5239 with any questions about artwork you are considering donating. Deadline for art donations is Friday, June 16, 2023 by noon at First United of Arvada, 7195 Simms St, Arvada, CO 80004.
Please see the Auction Policies.
Here is the Artwork Submission Form.

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Adult Ed-Cathedral on Fire

Sunday mornings, 8:30am–Adult Ed Class
Please join the new Adult Ed class on Sunday mornings at 8:30am in the Fireside Room (started April 19). Cathedral on Fire by Brooks Berndt forms the basis of the discussion. It’s a look at the climate crisis and what unique and vitally needed gifts churches bring to this discussion. (Read a sample here.) You are welcome to this discussion even if you aren’t able to read the book!

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Book Club June

Friday June 2, 1pm–Book Club: “The Maid”
Book ClubBook Club is reading The Maid by Nita Prose this month. The discussion gathering will be on Friday June 2. Books are available for check-out from the church. (Check Welcome Table on Sunday mornings.) Please contact the church office for more information.

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Game Night

Wednesday June 7, 6pm — Family Game Night
Game NightSummertime will be here before you know it! That means Game Night is coming! Bring your own picnic, drink and something to sit on (chair, blanket, etc). We’ll eat out in front of the church at 6pm on Wed June 7, then play games. You’re invited to bring a game to share, too! (Also: we’ll provide some frozen treats for after the meal!)

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Blessing Box Needs

Blessing Box (a.k.a. Little Free Food Pantry)
Blessing BoxThe Blessing Box (the free little pantry on a south corner of our parking lot) is open for use 24/7. If you’d like to bring items to stock it, here’s a list of what’s most used, though other items are also welcome:
Canned food (with pop top lids if possible)
*Protein sources (chili, soups, ravioli, chicken/tuna)
*Fruits & veggies (please NO canned beans such as black, kidney, etc.)
*Pasta sauce
Pasta or instant/boxed rice (preferably not bags of rice)
Peanut butter or other nut butters
Granola bars (higher protein ones are best)
Crackers with peanut butter or cheese filling
Water bottles (8oz), juice boxes or shelf-stable milk

*Travel sized toothpaste
*Other travel sized toiletries and soap
*Toilet paper
*Feminine hygiene products
*Socks, hats, gloves (for cold weather months)

You’re invited to stop by to fill the box with a few items from time to time. Or take items as you need them. And monetary donations are welcome, too, through the giving page of our website. Thank you!

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