Relief Society

Relief Society
Boca Raton Ward — Relief Society — South Florida — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Sunday, September 23, 2012

General Relief Society Meeting- Sat. Sept 29, 8 p.m.

General Relief Society Meeting to Be Held September 29, 2012

    •  General Relief Society Broadcast- Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012.  8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Relief Society Room.

    Link to view article:

    Relief Society sisters worldwide are invited to view the satellite broadcast of the general Relief Society meeting, which will be held on Saturday, September 29, 2012, at 6:00 p.m. mountain daylight time and will be broadcast to many areas of the world.
    All women 18 years of age and older are encouraged to view the broadcast. They are also encouraged to invite friends and neighbors who may benefit from the meeting.
    Linda K. Burton, Relief Society general president; Carole M. Stephens, first counselor; and Linda S. Reeves, second counselor, will speak, along with a member of the First Presidency. This will be the first Relief Society broadcast since the general presidency’s reorganization in spring 2012.
    Live video streaming of the broadcast will be available in 16 languages: ASL, Cantonese, Cebuano, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, Samoan, Spanish, Tagalog, and Tongan.

    Super Saturday- Nov. 10

    Super Saturday, Nov 10, 10 a.m.-noon 

    Back by popular demand...  We're having a crafting day!  We'll be making some gifts for Christmas, as well as having a service project of sewing 300 Christmas Stockings for the Soldiers & making cards.  Be sure to sign up with Sister Whiting on what you'd like to do that day.  Stockings will be collected the first Sunday in December if you make them at home.

    Key Peg Board

    Christmas Stockings for the Soldiers

    More to come!

    Link to make Christmas Stockings for the Soldiers:
    Patterns, card templates, etc.

    See you there!

    Trunk or Treat & Chili Cook-off

    •  Trunk or Treat & Chili Cook-off—  Friday, October 26, 2012.  6:30 trunk or treating (bring candy to share at your car trunk for the kids).  7 p.m. dinner & games in the gym.  Wear a costume, (no masks please), and bring your favorite chili recipe to share.  Maybe you'll be a winner!

    Provident Living Activity- Thurs. Oct. 11, 2012

    •  Food Storage & Provident Living & Gardening Mid Week Activity-
    Thurs., Oct. 11, 2012,  7 p.m.
    15-20 min. lesson on food storage, demonstration, and samples.  We'll also be making freezer jam!  Bring your neighbors!

    •  Cannery Fieldtrip in Davie- NEW DATE!  Saturday Oct. 13, 2012.  10 a.m. in Davie, or you can carpool at our building at 9 a.m.  You can put in an order of what you'd like, or you can attend also.  Contact Sister Lafourcade for more info. Great followup from our Oct. 11th activity!  Wear closed toe shoes.

    Food Storage Order Form

    Driving Directions

    You can also locate this information on the left hand side of our blog.

    Learn to make FREEZER JAM!

    Taste some samples of Food Storage items from the cannery!

    Monday, September 3, 2012

    Fieldtrip to the Temple Site- Thurs. Sept 13

    You are Invited!

    Relief Society

    Sack Lunch Tour

    of the

    Fort Lauderdale Temple Site!

    Thursday, September 13

    6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

    Pack lunch at 6:30 p.m.

    We will provide some lunch items.

    Vans leave at 6:45 p.m.

    Meeting at site about 7:30 p.m.

    Return by 8:30 p.m.

    so we can make sure we have enough room for everyone!
    If you already signed the list in Relief Society, you're good.

    Picture taken August 12, 2012

    6 Week Exercise Class- Starts Wednesday!

    6 Week Exercise Class... STARTS THIS WEDNESDAY!!

    Led by Sister Wengert

    Monday & Wednesday Mornings 10 a.m.

    Sept. 5 - Oct. 10, 2012

    Arrive early to help set up

    We will be doing a Brazilian Exercise Video together in the gym in our building.

    It's fun, and effective.  Come join us!

    Bring your toddlers, and any toys you'll need to entertain them.

    or Contact Sister Wengert

    No RSVP- No class.  :)

    Stake Relief Society Service Project- Sat. Sept 8

                   SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
                       10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

    We will be putting together 400 hygiene kits for women in our area.
         Come enjoy this great service opportunity and some good
                     food and socialization with other sisters.

                200 LOTIONS (SMALL 4-6 OZ)
                200 COMBS
                  50 SOAPS*

    *TO HELP OUT...*
         *We have already purchased  most of these items through bulk purchases

     You can donate towards these purchases using the tithing
    slip and indicating RS Service on the "Other" line.  ($1.00 covers the
    items needed for one woman.
      OR... you can bring your donation items to the
    service project on September 8.

    *    Most IMPORTANT... Be sure to come for the activity on Saturday... *
    *              Your HELP is needed...*
    *    Hope We See You There...

    Labor Day Beach Party

    End of Palmetto Park Rd. at the water near the South Beach Pavilion.
    Bring whatever you need to have fun at the beach, and join some friends.
    This is a local tradition for our ward.  Bring a friend!

    9 a.m. til whenever

    If you don't have a beach pass, you can park on Palmetto Park Rd.  Come early to get a good spot.