Sunday, January 17 is Human Relations Day: This is the first “Special Sunday” always close to Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, giving you the opportunity by your donations to support the disenfranchised. Your gifts support programs for at risk teens, high risk pregnant women, those recovering from addictions and those recently released from prison.
Friday, January 22, 7:30 pm, Point Richmond Jazz presents Tarika Lewis. Tarika is from Oakland and is best known for her bluesy style and appearances with John Handy and his group “Class”. Tickets are $18 in advance (prjazz.org) and $25 at the door. First United Methodist Church, 201 Martina St., Point Richmond. Door opens at 7 pm.
Sunday, January 24, Publicity Committee Meeting after church.
Saturday, January 30, United Methodist Women Meeting, 1-3 pm at Doreen Leighton’s home: 236 Castro Street. Let Doreen know if you are coming: 307-5461 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, February 12, 7:30 pm, Point Richmond Acoustic presents Rita Hoskins. Rita has been described as a captivating performer. Her country-folk has been lauded for story and sense of place. A descendant of Cornish miners who sang in the mines, Rita grew up with deep regard for folk music and the power of the voice. Advance tickets $15 (point acoustic.org) $20 at the door. First United Methodist Church, 201 Martina St., Point Richmond. More info: pointacoustic.org.
Saturday, February 20, Sweetheart Dinner. Russ and Kristi Johnson are our sweethearts for this year. Come and honor them for their years of dedicated service and love of our church and church community. Pt. San Pablo Yacht Club. More info as it becomes available.