The United Church of Hinesburg, with roots in the American Baptist, United Church of Christ and United Methodist churches, welcomes visitors and participants from all faith backgrounds into our community. You do not need to be an official member of the congregation to attend services or volunteer with our social service programs.
7th annual Hearts for Hunger 5K & 1K Fun Run/Walk
Champlain Valley Union High School
Saturday, May 18th, 2019
Start times: 9:00am - 1K, 9:15am - 5K Walk, 9:30am - 5K Run
Hearts for Hunger supports the Vermont Foodbank Backpack Program, providing meals for Vermont youth at times when discounted or free school meals are not available. To date, this event alone has raised close to $40,000 for this valuable program, which means children across the state are able to focus on learning, with full bellies! We hope you will join us in what promises to be another fun event!
Register at: https://heartsforhunger5k.redpodium.com/2019
May 2019 Events
Wednesday, May 1st & Wednesday, May 15th ~ 12:30pm - 2pm ~ Our knitting/crocheting group will meet in the Parish Hall to work on our projects together and enjoy some fellowship time. Bring your project, new or old, or simply bring yourself. All are welcome - including beginners!
Friday, May 3rd ~ 6:00 - 8:00pm ~ The final Sunday School Movie Night of the program year; We will share a dinner of pizza and fresh veggies and then watch Smallfoot on the big screen in the Parish Hall. This is a friend-friendly event so feel free to bring others along to enjoy the show. Popcorn and drinks will be provided during the movie but please bring a pillow, blanket, bean bag chair, etc. to watch in comfort. Please RSVP at:
Saturday, May 4th ~ 9:00 - 11:00am ~ Zumbathon fundraiser at Hinesburg Community School (10888 Route 116, Hinesburg); Bring a friend and join us for a fun 2 hour Zumba party! You can dance for 20 minutes or two hours to the sets of 4 different instructors. The event will also include snacks and a silent auction. Admission is by donation and all proceeds benefit the Hinesburg Youth Project’s service trip to H.O.M.E. Inc. in Orland, ME in June. The group has also decided to donate a portion of the proceeds to Project HOePpnEr, an organization focused on teen suicide prevention in memory of a Hinesburg youth who passed away in the Fall.
Tuesday, May 7th ~ 6:30pm ~ Hinesburg Children's Choir concert in the sanctuary
Saturday, May 11th ~ 9:00am - 3:00pm ~ Annual Plant & Baked Goods Sale featuring an incredible selection of hardy perennials dug from local gardens, annuals in full bloom and home-made baked goods.
Saturday, May 11th ~ 8:00am - 1:00pm ~ GEARage sale on the church front lawn to benefit the HYP middle school trip to The Service Dog Project in Ipswich, MA in August. If you have outdoor clothing or equipment (skis, bikes, sporting goods, cleats, winter gear, snow shoes, etc.) to donate, please have them to the UCH Parish Hall by Thursday, May 9th. Please, no helmets or items purchased prior to the year 2000.
Saturday, May 11th ~ 11:00am - 2:00pm ~ Michigan hot dog sale in front of the church to benefit the HYP high school trip to H.O.M.E. Inc. in Orland, ME in June. Come try this northern New York favorite!!
Sunday, April 14th ~ 10am ~ One Room Schoolhouse Sunday School – potting flowers for Mother's Day
Thursday, May 16th ~ 7:00 - 9:00pm ~ Americana music concert by Long Way Home (Zach DeFranco & Adlai Waxman) in the UCH Parish Hall. Suggested donation is $5/person.
Saturday, May 18th ~ 9:00am ~ Hearts for Hunger 5K Run Walk at CVU (see details above)
Sunday, May 19th & Sunday, May 26th ~ 5:00 - 6:30pm ~ Middle School Youth Group meetings (includes dinner); The middle school youth will continue to make delicious meals this session as we focus on Food and Faith. We will also begin to turn our attention to the topic of service animals and caring for people of differing abilities. Even if your young person is not attending the summer trip this year to the Service Dog Project in August, these groups will be fun and meaningful.
Sunday, May 19th & Sunday, May 26th ~ 6:00 - 7:30pm ~ High School Youth Group meetings (includes dinner); The high school group will continue to focus on the topic of rural poverty in preparation for the June trip to H.O.M.E. Inc. in Orland, Maine. During weeks three and four, the group will work on the details and expectations of the trip.
Sunday, May 26th ~ No Sunday School; Nursery care will be provided for children ages 0-preK in the Parish Hall from the beginning of the service.
Monday, May 27th ~ 9:00am ~ Ecumenical Memorial Day service at the Veteran's memorials by Good Times Cafe
Friday, May 31st ~ 5:30-7:00pm ~ Open Table Diner free community dinner hosted by the HYP Middle School group.
PO Box 39
Hinesburg, VT 05461
10570 Route 116
Hinesburg, VT 05461
Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 12:00pm
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Fall 2018 - Youth groups meet each Sunday October 14th - November 11th. The middle school meetings (grades 5-7) are from 5:00pm - 6:30pm and the high school meetings (grades 8-12) are 6:00pm - 7:30pm. An overlapping dinner from 6:00pm - 6:30pm is designed to gather everyone for fellowship.
Sunday School is offered for children K-7 during the academic school year.
Nursery care is provided for children from birth through pre-K during the Sunday service.
We are a "Safe Church".