United Methodist Women
In 2016 UMW donated to the Menard County Food Pantry, Menard Caring, Midwest Distribution Center, Leslie Bates Davis Home in East St. Louis, Cunningham Children’s Home in Urbana, IL, World Thank Offering, Sew & Sew’s, Salvation Army and Kumler Hospitality.
UMW also assembles Love Baskets to deliver on Valentine’s Day to home bound members and friends from the church and community, makes a quilt for a child who resides at the Cunningham Children’s Home, organizes funeral dinners, contributes towards the cost of church camp for church youth and adults and much more.
Here are the activities for the Petersburg United Methodist Women:
April 6 & 7 Spring Rummage Sale
May 1 Ladies day trip to Canton to shop and enjoy lunch
Sunday, May 6 Mother-Daughter-Friend Banquet
Friday, June 1 – Kitchen Cleaning Day – 8 a.m
Chair: Jan Freeman
9:30 am Summer Worship until September 1st
July 8-12 -- Junior High Mission Camp
July 15-19 -- High School Mission Camp
July 21--Your Obidient Servent Mission Camp presentation during Worship Service
July 21-26 -- Mission Trip to Milwaukee, WI
July 28--Senior High Mission Trip presentation during Worship Service
August 5-9--Bible School will be hosted by St Paul Evangelical Free Church @ 209 West Douglas Petersburg 6-8pm.