April 8 Total Solar Eclipse

Quite literally, are you ready for a ONCE IN A LIFETIME celestial event?!?  Not since September 14, 1205 has this area seen a Total Solar Eclipse.  The next one?  Well, we won’t have to worry about it since it won’t be until October 17, 2153!

We are expecting a whopping 3 minutes and 58 seconds of Totality!

So, we welcome you to celebrate with a weekend full of family-friendly activities!

Check out what Farmland Friends Church has to offer!

 

Day of Parking – The parking of cars in our grassy areas will all depend on the weather leading up the the Solar event.  This decision will be made prior to April 8.  $20 (cash) per car.

 

RV Camping – click here for more information

 

Coffee Shop

Enjoy our Higher Ground Coffee Shop, open on select days and time!

Available Times:

Saturday, April 6: TBD

Sunday, April 7:  8:30am – 10am

Monday, April 8:  TBD

 

Saturday and Sunday evening dinners

Need a home cooked meal?  We have you covered!  For a freewill donation (cash only please), check out these menu options!

     Saturday, April 6,  5pm-7pm

Chicken and noodles, green beans, mashed potatoes, rolls, dessert, water/tea/lemonade

     Sunday, April 7, 5pm-7pm

BBQ Pork, hot dogs, baked beans, macaroni salad, chips, dessert, water/tea/lemonade

 

Sunday Service

You are invited to worship with us!  The church building will be open by 8:30am with services starting at 10am.  Pastor Keith Huffman will be providing the message entitled “The Son Still Shines.”

We also have children’s classes for all ages –

Nursery:  Newborn – Toddlers

Promiseland:  potty trained – 4 years

Discoverland:  4 years old – 1st Grade

Kidzone:  2nd Grade – 6th Grade

 

Outdoor playground

Enjoy our fenced and fully-equipped playground from dawn to dusk!

 

Gymnasium

Enjoy our full-size gymnasium!  Please no skateboards, bikes, or rollerskates/blades.

 

Movie Night

Saturday, April 6.  8pm

Join us in watching a family-friendly movie starting at 8pm in the Gym!

 

Family Game Night

Sunday, April 7. 5pm – ?

Bring your own game or enjoy quite the selection provided by our very own board game publishers and Youth Ministers, Rusty & Tabitha Lumpkin!

Merchandise

Eclipse glasses – $2/pair

T-shirts – $20 adults, $10 kids

     

**Cash only, please**

 

Full Weekend Itinerary

Friday

  • First RV entries available

Saturday

  • Coffee Shop, TBD
  • Gym/building Open @ 8:30am
  • Chicken noodle dinner, 5-8pm
  • Movie Night, 8pm

Sunday

  • Coffee Shop, 8:30-10am
  • Sunday Service @ 10am
  • BBQ Dinner, 5-8pm
  • Family Game Night, 5pm-?

Monday

  • Coffee Shop, TBD
  • ECLIPSE
    • Starts @ 1:52
    • Totality 3:07-3:11
    • Ends @ 4:24

Tuesday – Load out by noon