Meet Lynne Carroll
Director of Children & Family Ministries
Children of all ages are welcome at Hennepin!
Offering a multi-faceted ministry for children and families at Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church, children ages newborn through grade 7 are welcome to join Nursery and Sunday School programming, and kids in grades 6 & 7 for Club 67. Older kids grades 8–12 have special youth programming, as well (please visit the Youth page of our website for more details). You’re encouraged to join Director Lynne Carroll and other adult leaders for a variety of ministries, events, and ways to serve your neighbor in the name of Jesus Christ. Read on to learn about Nursery, Sunday School, camps and local field trips, Parenting for LYFE (family programming), service projects, and special events.
Quick Links for Children & Family Ministries
Ages: Infant to 24 months
Wee Ones are welcome in nursery care, where loving volunteers will care for your child while you worship.
Nursery 2’s & 3’s
Toddler nursery includes a mix of storytime, music, and free play to help prepare for preschool Sunday School.
Ages: 3 to 13
Following “Time with Children” in the Traditional Worship Service, kids ages 3 to 13 are invited to join teachers for Sunday School programming.
Hennepin Kids for LYFE
Events & Activities
8pm | Grades 6–12
MAY 24 (MEMORIAL DAY)
10am–noon in the Social Hall
Our community celebrates Easter with egg dying, egg hunts, and Easter family fun! This is a free event but your RSVP is critical for supply planning. Please RSVP by March 29.
Ages: Completed 7th–10th grades
Enjoy friends, fellowship, and all types of summer fun at Northern Pines Camp on beautiful Fish Hook Lake.
– more info and registration here –
INTERGENERATIONAL MISSION TRIP
Make it your family’s mission to live life through service at the Spirit Lake Reservation in North Dakota.
Hennepin Kids for LYFE
2020 Summer Camps
AT BASILICA OF ST. MARY
Ages: Completed 3rd–8th grade
$100 per camper
Visit www.mary.org to register.
Ages: Completed 1st–6th grades
Vacation Bible Camp 2019 in Review
Earth Camp 2019
Parenting for LYFE
ROOM 106 @11:30am–12:45pm
Parenting for LYFE is an open, drop-in group that meets monthly to discuss all things parenting. We welcome parents with children of all ages. Our childcare helpers will have engaging activities for little ones while parents have a chance to discuss a parenting topic of the day.
Preschool Music and Movement (during Parenting for LYFE)
ROOM 105 @ 11:30am-12:45pm
February 23 | SCIENCE & FAITH: Kids Ask Hard Questions
March 15 | The Bible is Full of Tough Stories
May 17 | SUPPORTING BOYS AND MEN IN A FAITH COMMUNITY
We will be posting more Parenting for LYFE events soon!
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