Fall Events at Trinity United Methodist Church
All events take place at Trinity United Methodist Church, 1820 Broadway (18th& Broadway)
in downtown Denver unless otherwise noted. Additional information on the events and programs below may be found at www.trinityumc.org or by contacting Trinity United Methodist Church at 303-839-1493 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Fall 2015 events include:
- Sunday, November 15, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Fellowship Hall (Level 3)
TRINITY QUILTERS ANNUAL CHRISTMAS SALE
The Trinity Quilters Annual Christmas Sale will take place on Sundays, October 25 and November 15, in Fellowship Hall. Items for sale will include handmade placemats, table runners, quilts, and gifts for children. All proceeds benefit Trinity’s Prayer Quilt Ministry.
Saturday, November 7, 9:30 a.m. | Meet at Trinity
- HISTORIC ORGAN TOUR
Join Historic Denver, Inc. and the American Guild of Organists for the 4thAnnual Pipe Organ Tour, filled with architecture, history, and beautiful organ music. The tour will begin at Trinity and then proceed by foot to St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. At each church, attendees will hear about history and architecture from a local historian, as well as history of the organ, before listening to a selection of live organ music.
Tickets are $20 and are available online (http://store.mollybrown.org/store/historic-denver-events/4th-annual-pipe-organ-tour/) or beginning at 9 a.m.at Trinity the day of the tour. Cash, check, and credit cards will be accepted. Paid parking is available in the lots to the north (adjacent to 19th & Broadway) and east (adjacent to 18th & Lincoln) of the church.
- Sunday, November 8, 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. | Fellowship Hall (Level 4)
APPALACHIAN CRAFT FAIR
Appalachian crafts made by nearly 100 artisans in southeastern Kentucky will be on sale at Trinity United Methodist Church. These artisans are part of the Red Bird Mission, an agency related to the General Board of Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church. The craft program is a vital part of economic development, providing income for an area with 50% unemployment.
The fair will feature handmade baskets made of natural materials from the mountains of Kentucky, dolls, woven placemats, wooden bowls, hand-carved spoons and furniture, jewelry, children’s toys, cooking utensils, note cards, and Christmas decorations. Visit www.crafts.rbmission.org for an overview of sale items.
- Friday, November 13, 7 p.m. | Sanctuary (Level 4)
BEATLES TO BACH III WITH SKANSON AND HANSEN
Discover the musical connection from Johann Sebastian Bach to the Fab Four through the groundbreaking double finger-style guitar duo of Darren Curtis Skanson and Gregg Hansen. This performance is the third stop of their “Lead Up to London” series as they prepare to record an all-Beatles album at Abbey Road Studios in March 2016. Skanson and Hansen will be joined by The Skanson Strings in an entertaining mix of Beatles classics, classical favorites, modern covers, and original compositions.
Tickets are $15 for adults or $10 for students. Proceeds support Trinity’s Chancel Choir. More information and online ticket purchasing is available at http://www.trinityumc.org/experience-trinity/upcoming-events/334-darren-curtis-skanson-beatles-to-bach-iii. Tickets will also be available at the door the night of the concert beginning at 6:30 p.m. or in Fellowship Hall on Sunday mornings through November 1.
Saturday, November 14, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | First Mennonite Church of Denver (Community Center),
430 W. 9th Avenue, Denver
- LIVING WITH LOSS
It is often difficult to talk about grief and loss. Many have questions about their own experience, as well as how to be supportive to someone who is grieving. Living with Loss is a workshop for grievers and supporters alike. Participants will learn about the grieving process and gain tools to manage their own grief or support someone else through their grief process. Workshop leader Rev. Lee Anderson, Trinity’s Minister of Care, helps create a safe and supportive environment where participants can be a part of a community of those traveling a similar journey.
There is no fee to attend, but registration is requested to Rev. Anderson,email@example.com or 303-839-1493 x11. Light lunch will be provided.
Friday, December 11 at 7 p.m., Saturday, December 12 at 2 p.m., andSunday, December 13 at 2 p.m. | Sanctuary (Level 4)
- AMAHL AND THE NIGHT VISITORS
Trinity and Central City Opera join musical forces to present Gian Carlo Menotti’s tuneful one-act opera Amahl and the Night Visitors. The story of a magic star, a shepherd boy, and unselfish love brings the meaning of the holiday season home for all. The performance will also include Trinity’s Chancel Chamber Choir singing Haydn’s Christmas cantata Run, Ye Shepherds, to the Light, organ selections played by Norman Sutphin, and carol singing.
Tickets are $30 or $20 for students. Tickets and more information at www.CentralCityOpera.org/amahl or 303-292-6700.
MUSIC OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH
Trinity offers a number of musical ensembles for children and youth:
- Joyful Voices Choir for children in Kindergarten through 5thgrade. Meets Sundays, 12-12:30 p.m.
- Children’s Chimes for children age 4 through 2nd grade. Meets Sundays, 9-9:20 a.m.
- Genesis Ringers for children in 3rd through 5th grade. Meets the second and third Sundays, 8:45-9:20 a.m.
- Youth Choir for youth in 6th through 12th grade. Meets Wednesdays, 6-6:50 p.m.
- Youth Bells for youth in 6th through 12th grade. Meets Wednesdays, 7-8 p.m.
For more information or to sign up, contact Kathy Ives, Music Assistant, at 303-839-1493 x17 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Trinity United Methodist Church
Trinity United Methodist Church is located in the heart of Denver at 18th and Broadway. Inside this historic church, a wealth of contemporary programs and people provide opportunities for all to experience the love of Jesus Christ. Trinity’s worship and place in the Denver community is rooted in a substantive tradition that welcomes and enriches all people.
Trinity is honored to be recognized by the Downtown Denver Partnership as one of six winners of the 2014 Downtown Denver Annual Awards for making a lasting and positive impact on the downtown area for the past 125 years from its current location at 1820 Broadway.
At Trinity, adults, youth and children can put faith into action through global missions, music and arts, worship, prayer, and caring ministries. Traditional worship is found in Trinity’s Sanctuary with opportunities for contemplative prayer and spiritual formation in small groups. The church also has numerous fellowship groups and educational classes that form the foundation of this spiritual home.
Trinity’s congregation has been serving the Denver community faithfully for over 150 years. We invite you to join us. Learn more about Trinity’s worship, programs and events at www.trinityumc.org.
We’re Here for Good!