South Hills Partnership Jumonville Day


Saturday, September 20, 2014

WHAT:  A day of fellowship, fun, worship, exploring and food

WHERE:  Jumonville Retreat Center, Hopwood, PA

WHO:  People of the South Hills Partnership of United Methodist Churches

COST:  $10.00 for dinner  and $12.00 for bus transportation

12:00 pm

  • Gather in Captain Webb for a light lunch

1:00 – 3:30 pm 

  • Spend the afternoon exploring the grounds; walking or driving to the cross
  • Playing on the athletic fields (softball, volleyball, tennis, basketball)
  • Visiting the museum highlighting the role Jumonville played in the French and Indian War; it’s time as a civil war orphanage; its history as a Training Center and now a retreat center

4:00 pm

  • Vespers in the Green Cathedral (transportation as needed)

5:00 pm

  • Dinner in the Dining Hall

7:00 pm

  • Head back to Pittsburgh

A bus will be available for those wishing to travel together.  The bus will pick up folks at Carnegie UMC at 9:00 am and then at Fairhaven UMC at 9:30 am.  The cost is $12.00. [Not charge if you are using your own vehicle].

Snacks and cold drinks will be available during the day at Captains Webb.  Feel free to bring something to share.

RESERVATION DEADLINE IS SEPTEMBER 14- Please contact the church if you interested in attending.

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