St. John's Sunday School


Since 1916 the children of St. John's have been the happy heart of our church community. We are an exuberant and reverent place where children learn confidence in their connection to God, grow it, maintain it, and pass it on through our Lord, Jesus Christ. 

 

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Sunday School meets every Sunday at 10:30 am and 5 pm


 


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CHILDREN'S HANDBOOK: Family Guide 2017



Sunday School Leadership

 Sunday School Parent Chairs: Jaime and Howie Posillico

Sunday Night Lights! Chair: Julie ZarouVestry

Christingle Nativity Pageant Co-Chairs: Diana Fredericks and Lindsay Fox

 Summer Sunday School Chair: Virginia Apple

 Baptism Families Liason: Ginger Chambless

 Volunteer Teachers: Jackie PowersVestry

Sunday School Fathers: John Fredericks Vestry

Thistle & Spoon 

Diana and John Fredericks and Stephanie and Fred Clark

St. Georges Friendship Ministry: Allison and Jay AstonVestry

Special Events Projects:

Catherine and Scott Willard and Emily and Lawrence Chu

Outreach Think Tank: new finance models and innovation for community wellness

 Baldwin Smith * John Argenti  * Scott Cragg * Emily Chu

Sunday School Staff

Curate: The Reverend StephenTamke

Children's Choir: Chris Brayne, Director of Music

Acolyte Training: Donna George

Director of Children's Ministry: Courtney Callahan

Nursery: Alexandra Prieto and Ruth Gavino

Sunday School Assistants: Melissa Agreda, Ester Solano, Lyanne Solano
 

 

 

Children's Guide to Advent & Christmas 

 

St. John's of Lattingtown 2017

 

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Sunday, November 12th (Opportunity Sunday)

 

  • Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights: Christmas Storybook Project - donate and wrap books to uplift local children
  • Help & Host: The Children’s Apple Ministry “Adopt-An-Apple” fundraiser at the 10:30am service to raise money for the Thistle & Spoon Thanksgiving at the Soup Kitchen

 

   

 

Thursday, November 16th

 

  • Help & Host: Thistle & Spoon pack bags with Thanksgiving provisions for their families at 1:00pm at North Shore INN Soup Kitchen

 

 

 

Sunday, November 19th

 

  • Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights: Christmas Storybook Project - donate and wrap books to uplift local children
  • Christingle: costume fitting & learn hymns during Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights

 

 

 

Sunday, November 26th

 

  • Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights: Christmas Storybook Project - donate and wrap books to uplift local children & Crafting Christmas ornaments for our Parish Hall tree
  • Christingle: costume fitting & learn hymns during Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights

 

 

 

Sunday, December 3rd (1st Sunday of Advent)

 

  • Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights: Christmas Storybook Project - donate and wrap books to uplift local children & Crafting Christmas ornaments for our Parish Hall tree
  • Christingle: costume fitting & learn hymns during Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights

 

 

 

Thursday, December 7th

 

  • Help & Host: Sunday School families host a Christmas Party and dinner for the Glen Cove Economic Opportunity Council and their families in our Parish Hall from 5:30 to 7:00pm

 

 Sunday, December 10th (2nd Sunday of Advent)

 

  • Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights: Christmas Storybook Project - donate and wrap books to uplift local children & Crafting Christmas ornaments for our Parish Hall tree
  • Christingle: costume fitting & learn hymns during Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights

 

  • Help & Host: The Children’s Apple Ministry “Adopt-An-Apple” fundraiser at the 10:30am service to raise money for St. John’s pantry holiday food provisions    

 

 

 

Wednesday, December 13th

 

  • Help & Host: LTN (Love Thy Neighbor) Pantry Guest Party and Christmas provision pick up from 9:00am to 2:00pm

 

 

 

Sunday December 17th (3rd Sunday in Advent)

 

  • Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights: Christmas Storybook Project - donate and wrap books to uplift local children & Crafting Christmas ornaments for our Parish Hall tree
  • Christingle: costume fitting & learn hymns during Sunday School & Sunday Night Lights
  • Christingle Pageant practice and pizza party from 12:00 to 1:30pm

 

 

 

Saturday, December 23rd

 

  • Christingle Pageant Dress Rehearsal (MANDATORY) 10am- 12noon

 

 

 

Sunday, December 24th (4th Sunday of Advent)

 

  • NO Sunday School (this day only)
  • Christingle: Cast arrives at church in costume at 3:30pm
  • Christingle Pageant and Holy Eucharist at 4:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

            Christmas Information and Questions: courtneycallahan@yahoo.com

 

 


NEW!

Can't get to the 10:30AM Service and Sunday School? We heard you!


Sunday Night Lights!

Chaired by Julie Zarou

2nd, 3rd and 4th Sundays of each month

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5:00 pm Lights On!

Sunday School

Parents may stay and help with dinner prep and chat or drop kids off

5:40 pm  Halftime

Dinner Church

6:15 pm Light's Out!

Home!

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"First Sundays"

 Bring your whole family the first Sunday of each month!

5:00 pm

Choral Evensong and Sunday School

Our Parish Choir and Choral Scholars will sing this Evening Prayer

5:45 pm

Dinner Church

6:15 pm 

Communal Worship with Father Stephen

6:30 pm 

Home!

Begins Sunday October 1st!

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 Thistle & Spoon 

 Feeding and uplifting the hungry and the homeless

2018

 

Family Night

 Friendship Dinners at the Glen Cove Men's Shelter

 5:00 PM Sunday School & Prep in our church kitchen

6:00 PM Set-up and serve at the shelter

 (You may pick one or both options)

 

 Chaired by

 

Diana and John Fredericks & Stephanie and Fred Clark

 

RSVP

 

dhfredericks@gmail.com  and sekb@yahhoo.com

 

Family Night + Sunday Night Lights!

Sunday January 21st

 Sunday February 11th

 Sunday March 11th

 

*Children may attend Sunday School at 5:00PM  *  Youth may help teach or help in kitchen *

 


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Confirmation Classes

2017-2018

St. John's of Lattingtown Boys & Girls 7th and 8th Grades

with The Reverend Stephen Tamke, Curate


Classes

Sunday October 22nd 12:00 PM-1:00PM

Sunday November 12th 12:00PM -1:00PM

Wednesday November 15th (make-up class) 5:00PM t-6:00PM

Sunday January 12:00PM -1:00PM

Sunday February 11th 12:00PM-1:00PM

Sunday March 11th 12:00PM-1:00PM

Wednesday March 14th (make-up class) 5:00PM to 6:00PM

*Confirmation Families are asked to join the Thistle&Spoon Friendship Dinners at the Men's Shelter

Confirmation at the Cathedral of the Incarnation Garden City

Saturday April 21st at 11:00 AM

Confirmation Luncheon to follow at the home of one of our Confirmation families

curate@stjlat.org

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Canterbury Choir

Our St. John's of Lattingtown Boys & Girls Choir

Grades 1st-8th

(No previous singing experience is necessary)

Rehearsals: Every Wednesday 4:15pm  to 5:15pm

Chris Brayne, Director of Music

   chris@stjlat.org


 

SING!

 

Community Youth Choir

 

Grades 6th-12th

From Bayville to the Brookvilles, Locust Valley to Sea Cliff, Glen Cove to Glen Head

Chris Brayne, Choir Director

with generous support from Episcopal Ministries of Long Island

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Acolyte Program

Open to all St. John's of Lattingtown Boys & Girls  Ages: 1st-12th grades


Acolyte Training

The "Second Sunday" of each month during Coffee Hour

with

Donna George + Father Stephen

 


                     What Happens on Sundays & Where do I go?


Nursery - Doves,  Ages 0 to 3

The Nursery is open from 10:20 till Noon every Sunday.
Infants up to age 3.  Children's Chapel 2nd floor of Old Rectory


Children I - Lambs,  Ages 4-6

Mrs. Powers * Garden of Eden Craft room * Second floor of the old Rectory.


Children II - Angels, Ages 7-9

Miss Courtney * New Jesus Room * Across the patio from Children's Chapel * 2nd floor

 

Youth - Camels, 10 and up!

New Jesus Room * Camel Corner * Across the patio from Children's Chapel.


 

Clergy Instruction 

Father Mark and Father Stephen will visit with the children and youth during Sunday School on alternating Sundays.

 

Coffee Hour!

In the Parish Hall immediately after the service


 

 


Courtney Callahan
Director of Outreach & Children's Ministry

Cell (516) 514-2684  Office (516) 671-3226)

courtneycallahan@yahoo.com


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