Maumee Watershed District
July 8, 2015
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MWD Henderson Settlement VIM Trip Registration Extended!
Henderson Settlement


We have extended our registration deadline until August 3rd if you're still interestedin joining the trip!  For registration or more detailed information, click here or e-mail Casey Smith at


Children's Music Camp at B.G. Trinity UMC 


Come join the Young Christian Singers from First United Methodist Church of Leavenworth, Kansas for a music camp from July 13th-15th, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Kids will have a blast singing, all while learning about the Armor of God. Local children are invited to be a part of this free choir camp.  Enjoy the performance on July 15th at 6:30 p.m. For more information, or to register for this event, visit the MWD events page by clicking: MWD Events: B.G. Trinity UMC.

Church Carnival at Elliston Zion UMC


Join Elliston Zion UMC for a Chicken BBQ on Saturday July 18th.  Festivities will begin at 11:00 a.m. with a Church Carnival and following that, they will have "Touch a Truck."  All ages are welcome to come out to the country and enjoy the weekend at Elliston Zion!  For more information, please see the MWD events page by clicking: MWD Events: Church Carnival at Elliston Zion UMC.

Block Party July 19 at Epworth UMC 
Epworth UMC Block Party

Bring your friends and family to Epworth United Methodist Church for a summer Sunday filled with worship, fellowship, and new and renewed friendships. From 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. we are hosting our annual Summer Block Party. Enjoy delicious summer treats like watermelon, snow cones and ice cream, plus hot dogs and popcorn while you listen to live music. Kids, bring your swimsuits and towels for outdoor water fun and lawn games. And don't forget about the cake walk! Bring a few dollars to save a place in the circle and a chance to win a cake. Invite your friends and neighbors, bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on, and come for an afternoon of fun on July 19th. For more detailed information, please visit the MWD events page by clicking: MWD Events: Epworth UMC.
Celebration of Appointment/Installation Service for Jose' Rios


There will be a worship service celebrating the appointment of Jose' Rios as the mission developer for the new Hispanic/Latino mission/church plant in Fremont, Iglesia Camino de Vida (Way of Life Church).  The service will be held on July 26 beginning at 4:00 p.m. at Hayes Memorial UMC with a reception to follow. For more information, please visit the MWD events page by clicking: MWD Events: Jose' Rios Appointment.

Wesley Memorial Gallery


Now through July 21 you're invited to view the color photographs of Our Great Southwest, in the narthex of Wesley UMC.  The late Richard H. Carter of Fostoria, OH, took the photos of the marvelous and dramatic countryside while living in his second home in Arizona.  The gallery is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  For location or more information, please visit the MWD events page by clicking: MWD Events: Wesley Memorial Gallery.

Looking for a Dry Erase Board on Wheels


Dry Erase Board

River Point Ministries UMC in Point Place is looking for dry erase boards on wheels that are no longer being used. They will gladly arrange a pick-up from your location.  For more information, please visit the MWD classified ads page by clicking: MWD Classified Ads: Dry Erase Board. If you have one or know someone who might be willing to give one away, please contact Liza Bartlett at or 419.726.1888.

Spin Play Family Fitness Workout Game
Spin Play Family Fitness

Want a workout that moves your body and soul?  The SPIN Play Workout Game is being introduced to churches in this area (debuted at Epworth in January).  SPIN Play Workout Game encourages family, faith and fitness while having FUN.  It's a workout game for all ages.  Get a great workout, have FUN, and learn inspiring Bible verses.   Click here to see how you can get SPIN Play classes at your church.  Go to  to order your own SPIN Play Workout Game today!  If you would like more information, or have questions, please visit the MWD events page by clicking: MWD Events: Spin Play Workout Game or contact Annette Lazenby at or call her at  419.350.9900.


"Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit..."  1 Corinthians 6:19

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