Past Events

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Vacation Bible School

Our VBS  program is at capacity, so no further registrations will be accepted. Questions about other programming for children should be directed to Mende Wentzel, Director of Children and Youth Ministries.    

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Book Drive for Franconia Elementary School ends June 1!

Franconia UMC partners with Franconia Elementary to run summer reading program! FUMC is collecting new and gently used children’s picture and chapter books (K-6th grades) for the FES Bookmobile Program. Franconians will gather with FES employees 3 times over the summer to distribute books and other treats into local neighborhoods. How can you help? By […]

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Caregivers’ Support Forum on May 31

  Did you know? In one out of every three American households, someone is a caregiver. That’s 65 million Americans who need daily, practical help in keeping up their spirits and avoiding burnout. HELP IS ON THE WAY!! Join us for conversation with Rev. Dr. Benjamin Pratt,  a retired United Methodist Pastoral Counselor who has […]

Spring Concert is May 4

Join us for a concert featuring vocal and instrumental performances. Enjoy songs of the seasons – of the Easter season and of spring! Childcare is provided. This event is free; light refreshments will be served following the concert.


Easter Sunrise Service

He is risen! Join us for an outdoor sunrise service and bonfire (weather permitting). A continental breakfast will follow in Cokesbury Hall.


Palm Sunday Community-wide Triumphal Parade

Gather at the front of Franconia UMC to be part of the Palm Sunday procession. Costumes welcome (call the church office at 703-971-5151 for ideas)! We’ll provide the palm branches – join us to celebrate Palm Sunday!