Week of January 15, 2017

Higher Ground Events and Activities

Worship Service:

Don’t miss the continuation of last week’s awesome worship service at HG on Sunday, January 22 at 11:30 am!

Black History Play Practice:

Join us on this week (Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday) for the Black History Play (BHP) rehearsal. There are speaking roles for males and non-speaking roles for both males and females available. Teens, please remember to bring your scripts. Parents, please send an email if your teen is unable to attend.

When: Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Where: HG Building
Time: 7 pm- 9 pm

When: Thursday, January 19, 2017
Where: HG Building
Time: 7 pm- 9 pm

When: Saturday, January 21, 2017
Where: HG Building
Time: 11am- 1 pm

 

Community Service:

Join former Higher Ground Alum, Nicholas Stanley and the Eagle Scouts from 8am – 12pm at ASBC on Saturday, January 28 to help package and deliver winter hats and gloves to the homeless. Up to 4 community service hours are available for your service. If you are interested in helping contact gro.teertsderflanull@dnuorgrehgiH for more information.

When: Saturday, January 28, 2017
Where: Alfred Street Baptist Church
Time: 8 am – 12 pm

First Friday in February:

For First Friday, we will be Bowling! The cost is $15 per person. Transportation will NOT be provided. Register TODAY online at alfredstreet.org!

When: Friday, February 3, 2017
Where: Bowl America, 140 S. Maple Ave., Falls Church, VA 22046
Time: 7 pm – 9 pm

Black History Play Practice Schedule (tentative):

Date

Time

Location

Wednesday, January 18, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Thursday, January 19, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Saturday, January 21, 201711:00 AM – 1:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Wednesday, January 25, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Thursday, January 26, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Wednesday, February 1, 201711:00 AM – 1:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Saturday, February 4, 20179:00 AM – 12:00 PMSanctuary
Wednesday, February 8, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Thursday, February 9, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Saturday, February 11, 20179:00 AM – 12:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Wednesday, February 15, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Thursday, February 16, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Saturday, February 18, 20179:00 AM – 11:00 AMSanctuary
Wednesday, February 22, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Thursday, February 23, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMHigher Ground Building
Friday, February 24, 20177:00 PM – 9:00 PMSanctuary
Saturday, February 25, 20179:00 AM – 12:00 PMSanctuary

 

Higher Ground Announcements

CALLING ALL HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS Seniors, there’s a meeting for all Seniors and their parents on Sunday, January 29 after the 11:30am service at the HG building.  If you are a senior, please reply to this email with your name and High School by Saturday, January 21.

If you have information for the next weekly bulletin, please submit to gro.teertsderflanull@dnuorGrehgiH by Friday.

Other Teen Events/News

NASA 2017 Internships –  NASA Internships are educational hands-on opportunities that provide unique NASA-related research and operational experiences for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students as well as educators. For more information, please visit: https://intern.nasa.gov/ossi/web/public/main/index.cfm?solarAction= view&subAction=content&contentCode=HOME_PAGE_INTERNSHIPS

NCAS Internship – NOAA Center for Atmospheric Sciences (NCAS) is hosting the 2017 National High School Weather Camps. For more information,    please   visit:
http://ncas.howard.edu/media/2014-careers-weather-camps/

Cooley-Moore Scholarship- The Cooley-Moore Scholarship on behalf of the Ivy Foundation of Northern Virginia, Incorporated is awarding a four-year scholarship for  $2,000   annually. This application must be postmarked no later than March 8, 2017.  Please see attachment(s) for further details.

There are numerous other scholarship opportunities available. Please email gro.teertsderflanull@dnuorGrehgiH for more information on these scholarships.

 

 
Alfred Street Baptist Church
301 South Alfred Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314 Office Number: (703) 683-2222