Waffle-Off: Batt-er Royale

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

$10 ($5 for kids) for all you can eat pancakes, waffles, and bacon – Noon, in Grand Hall. Vote for your favorite waffle...winner will challenge the Baron of Batter Carl Craig for the title on Shrove Tuesday. Proceeds benefit Music in Mission (choir tours for children and youth).

Contestants:

Cara "Weekend Waffler" Cherry
Lilly "The Third Grader" Cook
Will "Gourmet 8th Grader" Merrill
Mariann "Buc-ee's Enthusiast" Kersh

$5 – $10

Lunch Bunch: Unequal, Unprepared, and Unprotected: Women and Aging

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

The downside of living a long healthy life can be a retirement fraught with economic insecurity. Women face unique challenges as they age which are amplified by a lifetime of gender inequity. This presentation will analyze why women are so susceptible to aging in poverty, identify the most at-risk populations and explore ideas for improving the lives of women as they age. Presented by Joanna Hurley, from Hurley Elder Law group. Come for lunch or just the program, but please come! There is also a Zoom option. A link will be sent to you after registration.

$10

Strengthening & Balance Classes for Adults

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

Join Health Coach & Fitness Trainer Sherry Treco-Jones here at Oak Grove on Wednesday mornings at 10:00 AM beginning October 5th. Sherry specializes in fitness for adults of all ages.This class will focus specifically on balance and strengthening - a great way to prevent falls and get your body and brain healthier each week. And a great way to make new friends! each class is $10 - bring cash or a check with you on the day of. (Meets in room 218 - Choir Room)

$10
Recurring Event Midweek Dinner

Midweek Dinner

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

Pricing is $10.00 per person over 3 years of age. Children 3 years and under eat for free.

Family plan is $30 for 2 adults and 2 or more children or 1 adult and 3 or more children

$10 – $30

Youth Trip: Defy

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

On October 9, join the youth group as we go to Defy - Trampoline Park! We will meet at Youth Hall at Oak Grove UMC at 5:00 for pizza, and bus over to Defy. We will jump for 90 minutes. Then, we will head back to Oak Grove to be picked up by 7:45! Cost is $30. Hope you join us!

*All students who do not have a waiver on file at Defy will need to CLICK HERE to fill one out online. This is separate from the church medical release form which is also required for this trip.

$30

Strengthening & Balance Classes for Adults

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

Join Health Coach & Fitness Trainer Sherry Treco-Jones here at Oak Grove on Wednesday mornings at 10:00 AM beginning October 5th. Sherry specializes in fitness for adults of all ages.This class will focus specifically on balance and strengthening - a great way to prevent falls and get your body and brain healthier each week. And a great way to make new friends! each class is $10 - bring cash or a check with you on the day of. (Meets in room 218 - Choir Room)

$10
Recurring Event Midweek Dinner

Midweek Dinner

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

Pricing is $10.00 per person over 3 years of age. Children 3 years and under eat for free.

Family plan is $30 for 2 adults and 2 or more children or 1 adult and 3 or more children

$10 – $30
Recurring Event Scream-Free Parenting

Scream-Free Parenting

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

Wednesdays, October 12, 19, 26, and November 2, 6 - 7:00 p.m. Room 104 Oak Grove will offer Scream Free Parenting. This video based parenting course featuring psychologist and author, Hal Runkel, will be led by Pastor Amy Morgan. The course teaches parents how to conquer common behavioral struggles while teaching children to take responsibility for their own choices. Register at below to participate. Nursery is available.

Ed Talk: Medicare Open Enrollment: 2022 Update

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

Please join us for a presentation and discussion on Medicare by non-profit organization GeorgiaCares. This timely presentation occurs during Medicare open enrollment season. If you're newly 65 or about to be 65 and have questions about which plan(s) may be best for you - please join us! If you are already enrolled in a traditional, supplemental or advantage plan and have questions about whether or not you made the right choice, please join us! This event is free, registration requested but not required. GeorgiaCares provides free, unbiased and factual information and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries and their caregivers with health and drug plans. Attend in-person or via zoom.

Oak Grove Barbecue

Oak Grove United Methodist Church 1722 Oak Grove Road, Decatur, GA

The 61st Oak Grove Barbecue is just around the corner! The menu is the same: delicious pit-cooked, pulled PORK BBQ, homemade BRUNSWICK STEW (cooked in 40-gallon cast iron pots), crisp, tangy SLAW, secret recipe BBQ SAUCE, PICKLES, POTATO CHIPS, and BREAD. Eat-in guests also have a choice of LEMONADE or ICED TEA. The BIG DAY is Saturday, October 15th, from 11 a.m.until 4 p.m. The Adult Plate is $12.00, and the Child’s Plate is $10.00. Those who purchase 10 or more tickets will receive a free ticket that they can either use or donate to provide a meal for a homebound member. Tickets must be paid for in full by September 30th to receive the free ticket.

$10 – $12