We are planning some exciting events in the upcoming months: Family Nights, Choir Concerts, Holiday Celebrations, Ash Wednesday Service, Lenten Studies and much, much more. Check back often and see what we might be offering that would be of interest to you and your family! 

Nibblers Euchre Nights

Come & join us on the 2, 4 & 5 Friday nights from 7-9 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall for Euchre FUN!  Bring a snack to share while we enjoy each others company while playing Euchre.  Call the Church Office if you have questions .... this group is POSTPONED until further notice.

Let's get together, get to know each other better & have some FUN!

Join in the FUN Flamingo Frenzy!

Adopt a (plastic) Pink Flamingo for a week ... BE CREATIVE ... name them ... decorate ... take a photo bomb/s together with your Flamingo and email them to Aimee,  by Sunday, August 23 ... reserve your Flamingo TODAY by calling the Church at (330)669-2371! 

The contest will run from July 26 - August 23.   The winners will be determined on Labor Day Sunday, September 6. 

Make SURE to join us & wear PINK

        that Sunday ...    Holy Humor 2.0 ... Flamingo Sunday!  Join in & be part of our Fantastic Flamingo Fling!

Coming this Fall ...

Dog Obedience


By: Allan Bauman

(The course will consist of three 2-hour Sessions equivalent to a 7-week Course.)


Thursdays, September 24 & October 1 & 8

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

[in Smithville UMC—F. L.C.]

Cost:  $85 ($175 value) it includes Allan’s Book: Pawsitive Dog Training.  All proceeds will go to SUMC for Community Outreach Programs. This is a special event and class registration is limited.  All family members are encouraged to participate.  Once registration limits are reached their will be an opportunity for non-participating  members to attend without dogs. 

Allan Bauman has been actively training dogs for over 40 years. He started his early career successfully competing in Obedience Competition. This developed into a career of Pet Care and Dog Training. He operated Goldenbrook Kennels for 18 years.

Allan is a Charter Member and Past President of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers. He currently serves on the Board of the APDT Foundation. He has lectured both Nationally and Internationally. Allan's book "Paw-sitive” Dog Training achieved a recommended reading by Dogwise through its reader's polls. The video version of his book received a Top Video of the year through The Whole Dog Journal.

The class is a full training course.

Participating Dogs w/Families-$85

For registration contact:  Smithville United Methodist

Church at  (330)669-2371, during Office Hours

** Payment is due at time of registration **

***Please note dogs must be people and dog friendly***