March Madness Capital Improvement Work Day
The Building Committee is working on renovating the Knepper and Tile rooms to create the new OSA Youth Hostel and needs as many hands as possible. The next work day is Saturday, March 16.
Please contact Tom Ciccone if you are able to volunteer.
OSA's core committees are open for any member or friend of OSA to join. The committees are Worship Arts and Music (WAM), Christian Education (Adult and Youth), our Community Building Committees of Care, Hospitality/Fellowship and Community Action, and Communications. The following is a list of Council members currently on committees but does not reflect all those involved:
Worship, Arts & Music (WAM):
Madeline Hill, Brent Ness
Children: Sarah Lauducci , Ina Surerus
Adults: Jen Doerr, Annette Markus
Care, Hospitality, Fellowship
Brent Ness, Annette Markus, Ina Surerus
Rhonda Asher, Anna Campbell, Rick van Valkenberg
Rhonda Asher, Brent Ness, Rick Van Valkenberg
To join a Committee, please speak to a member of the Committee you're interest in joining at Sunday Service.
MNYS Synod Assembly
The Metropolitan New York Synod Assembly will be held at the Westchester Marriot on May 31 - June 1. Rev. Eggers will be in attendance as well as delegates Tom Ciccone and Jennifer Doerr.
NoMAA Health and Wellness Day
The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) and The Cornerstone Center will sponsor a Health and Wellness Day for local artists on April 13 in the Sanctuary, Kitchen, and Adult Ed. rooms.
Colby College Spring Break
On March 24, OSA will welcome a group of students from Colby College spending their Spring Break in New York City to volunteer with Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. The students will stay at the newly-renovated OSA youth hostel (formerly the Knepper and Tile rooms downstairs).
Holy Week Services
Passover Seder for OSA will be hosted by Paul Mueller in the Sanctuary on March 28 at 7:00PM.
Good Friday Services will be held on March 29 at 7:00PM.
Easter Egg dyeing and preparations for Easter Sunday Service will be held on Saturday March 30. Please contact the office for further details.
Easter Vigil at Advent Lutheran
Following preparations for Easter Service, our group from OSA will attend Advent Lutheran Church's Easter Vigil on Saturday, March 30 at 8:00PM. A group will be leaving from OSA at 7:00PM.
Easter Sunday Service and Brunch
Following our 11:00AM Easter Sunday Service, a brunch will be held in the gym. Ham will be served and contributions of sides dishes, salads, desserts and beverages would be most welcomed.