Special Events  



Midtown Legal Clinic - May 5

Saturday, May 5
10:00 a.m. to Noon
Idlewild Presbyterian Church
Free and open to all

On Saturday, May 5, from 10:00 a.m. until noon, Idlewild will be hosting the Midtown civil legal clinic in collaboration with Memphis Area Legal Services. The clinic caters to anyone unable to afford legal services. Volunteer attorneys and paralegals will offer advice and counsel to members of our community who need assistance with civil legal problems.

Individuals with civil, but not criminal, legal problems may come to Idlewild and meet with attorneys and paralegals for guidance. (They do not generally take on cases themselves Common areas for legal advice include housing issues, veterans issues, child support, child custody, driver’s license revocations, expungements, debt collection issues, wills, powers of attorney, debt collection judgments, bankruptcy, and con­sumer issues such as title/payday loans.

If you are an attorney or paralegal and want to volun­teer, please let us know soon! This does qualify for CLE hours. Volunteer hours are 9:00 to 1:00. Please contact  David Bell or Rebecca Hinds. For other questions contact Bruce Webber at 412‑8476.

Spread the word! This is not an evangelical event. People of all faiths are welcome.



Church Potluck & Art Auction - May 6

There will good food, great fellowship, and an artisan art auction at the Spring Potluck Sunday, May 6, following the 11:00 a.m. worship service. We’ll have Miss Faye’s famous fried chicken. Bring your favorite salad, side dish or dessert. (Watch for sign-up table Sunday mornings.) Silent artisan art auction featuring wonderful items created by church members will benefit Youth Ministry.

Presbytery Pentecost Celebration - May 20

This year’s Presbytery Pentecost celebration, “Peace Like a River,” is at 4:00 p.m. May 20 at Rhodes College Bryan Life Center. The preacher will be the Rev. Dr. Kimberly Bracken Long. Men, women, youth, and children will come from east and west and north and south to sit together at the Lord’s table. Join your Presbyterian family as together we celebrate the birthday of the Church, worship, sing, share communion, and feed the hungry. If you want to attend, please sign up at the church office or email Jenni Brooks at jbrooks@idlewildchurch.org by Sunday, May 13.



Parents Nights Out - June 22, July 6, August 3

We will have three service-oriented evenings of Parents Night Out from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on June 22, July 6, and August 3. These are for rising PK-5th grade children. Childcare available for nursery-aged children. Volunteers needed: Many helping hands from youth and adults will be needed! Please contact Caitlin if you are able to help.





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