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May 16th – Casa Chirilagua “Yo Hablo Ingles” Graduation
We have the opportunity to serve together at Casa Chirilagua with the graduation ceremony for their “Yo Hablo Ingles” (I Speak English) class. Approximately 40 adults will graduate and they will celebrate this accomplishment with friends and family. Serving will entail setting up, decorating, serving dinner, and joining in the celebration. Those volunteering should arrive at 6PM and plan to stay until at least 8PM. This will take place at 4109 Mount Vernon Avenue in Alexandria. Please sign up by May 10th if you are interested in participating and supporting our friends in ministry. Sign up here.
May 19th – Parents’ Night Out
May’s Parents’ Night Out is on Saturday, May 19th from 5PM-8PM and is hosted by DBC, Old Town French, and The Science Seed. Kids will enjoy an evening of stories, crafts and games related to this month’s theme “Gone Fishing”. Open to children 3 – 11 years old. Pack a dinner and drink for your child to enjoy in our Kid’s Lounge. Send an extra pair of clothes for younger ones, in case of an accident.
June 2nd – Project 212 Summer Cleaning
Join us on Saturday, June 2nd from 9AM-12PM for our Summer Cleaning event as we use some elbow grease to make the building shine. The cleaning project will include tasks such as cleaning windows and baseboard as well as decluttering a few areas. Please sign up here.
June 3rd – Youth Paintball Trip
Our Youth Paintball Trip scheduled for April was postponed due to thunderstorms. It will now be on Sunday, June 3rd after worship at Southern Maryland Paintball. All youth are invited as are friends, family, and anyone at DBC. We will be playing in our own private group and the cost is $25 per person. We’ll eat lunch together after worship and drive to the park together for our 2PM-5PM session. Please sign up here by Thursday, May 31.
July 20th-22nd – “Better Together” Family Weekend
This may quite possibly be the best weekend of your family’s summer! Enjoy a weekend away, spending quality time with loved ones and new friends in Cross Junction, VA, July 20-22, 2018. We’ll have time to strengthen our faith through worship and breakout groups as we consider what it means to be family on mission. We will also enjoy each other’s company while hiking, playing memorable games, and rediscovering relaxation. The cost for the weekend, which includes lodging and meals is: $70 per family member 14 years old and up, $20 per family member 4-13 years old, and free for children under 3. Lodging options include camping under the stars (bring your own tent) or staying in the lodge. Reserve your family’s spot with just a $50 deposit. Full payment is due by July 1. Space is limited in the lodge, so don’t delay. Sign up here.