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 T.O.W.N. T.O.W.N. (Together On Wednesday Nights)TOWN logo 2014

 

September 20—December 6 and January 10—March 14  

Registration for the 1st Semester has closed

(Contact Mrs. U at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information)

 

WHAT IS T.O.W.N.? T.O.W.N. is an afternoon program at Yorkfield Presbyterian Church for children in grades 1-5. It is based on the LOGOS program, which is a nation-wide non-denominational program developed by a group of Christian ministers and lay people that has been existence for forty years. TOWN builds on the truth that faith is "caught, not taught."

 

 

Middle School Youth FellowshipMSYF YPC logo

 

September 19—March 20

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Regular schedule of events (On Special Events nights, we will not follow the regular schedule):

5:30-5:45 p.m. Team Building          5:45-6:10 p.m. Dinner

6:10-6:40 p.m. Bible study               6:40-7:15 p.m. Games

                  7:15-7:30p.m. Wrap Up/Prayer

 

WHY YF?

The purpose of this program is to engage youth in a meaningful relationship with Christ. It is also designed to create an environment where youth will be participating in wholesome, uplifting fellowship and gain lasting friendships with other youth and adults who are believers in Christ.

 

 

 

YPC's 75th Anniversary

75 years ago, a group of people began gathering together as a church family at the corner of York Road and Lexington. So we are going to celebrate the ways that God has been with us as we've has grown and changed. The Anniversary Committee has planned several things to commemorate the past and look to the future.

 

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Saturday, September 22

 

 Mission EventGeneva-Volunteer-Photo

 

YPC has a strong history of mission work, and we are excited to offer a service opportunity to celebrate our 75 years. We will be traveling to Northern Illinois Food Bank, which provides food to the Elmhurst-Yorkfield Food Pantry.

 WHO: Ages 8 and up are welcome.

 WHERE: Northern Illinois Food Bank, 273 Dearborn Court, Genvea,

 WHEN: 9 a.m. – noon

 Optional lunch after at Aurelios’ Pizza, 330 E. State Street, Geneva, IL

 COST: FREE (optional lunch, approx. $10 per person)

 CONTACT: Mike Baker (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

 

 
 

Scavenger Hunt & Pizza Party

 

All Middle School and High School youth are invited to an intense (and potentially messy) scavenger hunt to celebrate our  75 years. Bring your “A” game, because you will want your team to win.

 But more importantly, you REALLY don’t want your team to lose. scavenge 1063c

 WHO: Everyone in Middle or High School

 WHEN: 6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.

 COST: FREE

 CONTACT: Amy Wiesenmayer (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Grace Wiesenmayer, and Grace Callen

 

Details were sent via email to all YPC youth families.

 

 

 

Saturday, September 29

 

 

Golf Outing

 Join us at Sugar Creek Golf Course for 9-hole, par 32 course. The course provides a challenge for the more experienced player, yet is short enough for the beginner.golf4cspot

 WHERE: Sugar Creek Golf Course 500 E. Van Buren Street, Villa Park, IL

 WHEN: 8 a.m. start

 COST: $19 per person walking, $29 per person in a cart

 CONTACT: Rich Peterson (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

 

Family Carnival

 

Celebrate 75 Years of YPC! Enjoy games outside on the lawn, food downstairs in Reid Hall, banner painting in the art room (basement) and more. Fun for all ages!

 Games- inflatable obstacle course, bounce house, ring toss, bean bag toss, Bozo buckets and more!carnival 13811c

 Food- pizza, popcorn, cuties, chips, cake, lemonade

 Prizes- gift bags for all children

 Help Create A Banner- add your hand print to a commemorative banner

 Donate - Hygiene and Cleaning products will be collected for the Elmhurst-Yorkfield Food Pantry
WHEN: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 COST: FREE

 CONTACT: Holly Kost (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Cathy Dykes, Heidi Moy, or Michelle Saltiel

 

We are looking for volunteers to work at the Carnival. Please sign up for the day, or for a 1-hour shift! We need your help to make this event a success!

 

 

Amazing Anniversary Adventure

 Come one come all, to the Amazing Anniversary Adventure! Your team will follow clues, which will take you from one place to another around the Elmhurst area, ending at a "secret" location. Hopefully by following the clues correctly, you will end up at the right place!

 You may sign up individually or in 4-person cars.Elmhurst under magifying glass

 WHO: Adults only event (free babysitting provided at YPC)

 WHEN: Starting at 4:00 p.m.

 COST: $5 per person

 CONTACT: Gary & Margaret Schiefer (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) , Ken & Cindy Hurtig, and Janet Cox

 Registration required by September 19 

 

 
 

Sunday, September 30

 

One Worship Service

 At 10:00 a.m., we will join together for one worship service, which will include guest preacher, Susan Krummel, Chicago Presbytery Executive Director. Special music provided by YPC musical groups, led by Dylan Rehm. Commemorative paraments were designed by Tom and Caroline Wolfe.

 

All-Church Photo

 Immediately following worship, all members and friends of YPC will gather on the front steps of the church for our first ever All-Church photo! Photographer, Steven Koch.

 

 

Celebration Banquet

 The big event we have been waiting for! All are welcome. Come and celebrate YPC's 75th anniversary with great fellowship and food.star anniversary 75 blue red

 

Each guest will receive a copy of The History of YPC – prepared by our resident historian, Nancy Wilson. Allie Pleiter and Bill Shepard will emcee the ceremonies. Tim Balgemann has created a wonderful video highlighting our past 75 years. Share memories with our "Special Guests," Pastor Mike and Paulette Toburen and Marty Jewell. Enjoy the talented jazz combo of Dylan Rehm and friends. Decorations created by Jacki and Roger Lawrence.

 

Delicious luncheon buffet to include: beef/chicken/vegetarian entrees, mashed potatoes, broccoli, tossed salad, rolls, ice cream

 WHO: Everyone!

 WHERE: Diplomat West, 681 W. North Avenue, Elmhurst

 WHEN: 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

 COST: Adults $25; Children (ages 5 – 12) $10; children under 5 are FREE

 Contact: Ann Raley (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

 Registration by September 10th

 

 

 

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