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Packing boxes to send Good News and great joy to children around the world.  We aim to pack more than 600 boxes again this year!

Please join us at Dranesville UMC for a Packing Party

  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm (or as much time as you have)
  • Dranesville UMC: 1089 Liberty Meeting Ct., Herndon 20170
  • Lunch will be served afterwards

All helpers welcome!  Please invite friends and family to help out with this important mission. This qualifies for school service hours for students.

**Donations to cover postage are greatly appreciated.  Please make checks payable to Samaritan’s Purse.

Dont Miss…..THE “GREATEST”  Dranesville UMC TALENT SHOW 

to benefit Operation Christmas Child (OCC) on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Free will offering will be collected.  Every dollar $ goes directly for OCC shoeboxpostage!!

Bring family and friends for an evening of fun and talent surprises!!!!

Dranesville UMC’s volunteer dates for the month of November at The Closet, a nonprofit thrift shop at 845 Station Street in Herndon, are Saturday, November 9, 2019 and Tuesday, November 26, 2019.. If you can help out for any amount of time between 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, please contact the church office.

In lieu of our standard Caregiver Support Group meeting, we will have a special guest speaker addressing Senior Legal Matters at 7:00 PM on Wednesday December 4, 2019 in the church Fellowship Hall.

Mr. Ed Zetlin, Attorney at Law specializing in Elder legal matters will join us to share information about important legal considerations that need to be addressed for aging/ill individuals and their families or caregivers.  Mr. Zetlin has been practicing law since 1986 and is a regular contributor to the Golden Gazette newsletter.

Topics will include wills, probate, advance directives, power of attorney, navigating trusts, IRS, benefits and more.  Please bring questions for an open discussion.

This is intended to be a community presentation, so feel free to invite along any family, friends or neighbors that might find this information useful. 

Please RSVP by e-mail to or call 703-430-3137 so we can plan enough materials. Walk-ins also welcome.

Come in from the cold!

Friends and Neighbors’ Coffee and Conversation
When: Thursday, December 12, 2019 9:30 am – 11:30 am (drop-in is fine too)
Where: Dranesville UMC Fellowship Hall, 1089 Liberty Meeting Ct., Herndon, VA 20170
Hot coffee, tea and light refreshments will be provided. Bring a friend and a story or two, meet new neighbors, visit a while. No fee, no rsvp and no obligation, just a casual social to connect! All welcome. Questions: contact the church office 703-430-3137.

Just for fun, for anyone interested, there will be a side activity to try painting – using a Bob Ross tutorial. All materials will be provided.

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