Special Meals

Several groups have sponsored meals on Thursday and Friday. To participate in one of these special meals, you must register in advance for that specific special meal. Most meals are eligible for online registration

Special dietary restrictions: for those of you who are not attending a special meal and have gluten or vegetarian dietary restrictions, concession meals may be purchased in advance. You will need to register and pay in advance at 2017umcmeals.eventbrite.com. Your name will be given to the chef who will ensure that the meals you selected will be available in the food court.


Thursday, June 8, 2017

Extension Ministry Breakfast– at Jackson Convention Complex

Contact: Larry Hilliard: lhilliard@mississippi-umc.org

For those serving in extension ministries only.

Advance registration is required. No Reservations after May 1.

Tickets may be purchased online.

 

Clergy Spouses Brunch - at Jackson Convention Complex

Contact: Fawn Keen at 662.305.7280 or fawnkeen@gmail.com

Cost: $25.00 for clergy spouses or $12.50 for retired/widowed spouses

All clergy spouses are invited. The program will be 'Create Your Own Sunshine' with Susan McCay presenting. She is an artist/art teacher and clergy spouse from the Seashore District. For more information about brunch or a copy of the registration form, go to the website. There is a link on the site that will take you to the registration form. Print and mail with your check by the deadline of May 1.

 

Asbury Alumni and Friends Luncheon – at Madison First United Methodist Church (2050 Historic Main St, Madison)

Cost $15. Send name and numbers attending to Tommy Artmann at artmann@fumcclinton.org or call 601.606.6263.

 

Duke Alumni and Friends Luncheon –at Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church (305 N. Congress St, Jackson)

Contact: Don Fortenberry: fortedp@millsaps.edu or 601.366.2611

Advance Registration is required. 

 

Emory/Candler Luncheon - at Iron Horse Grill (320 W. Pearl Street, Jackson)

For details, please contact: Lance Presley at glpresley@gmail.com. This meal with guest speaker is for Candler graduates, current students, incoming students, interested students and spouses. Individuals will pay for their own meals at the restaurant. 

 

Local Pastors Luncheon – at Jackson Convention Complex

Southern Fried Catfish Meal with special guests: Maxine Bolden, Darian Duckworth, Paige Swaim-Presley and Bishop James E. Swanson, Sr.

Contact: Ethel Magee: 601.522.3260 or pastormagee@aol.com

Cost: $32.00. Advance registration is required. No Reservations after May 1.

Eligible for online reservation.

 

Memphis Theological Alumni Lunch – at Jackson Convention Complex

Scholarship recipients will tell us about their experiences at MTS. We will also hear from a faculty representative about the latest happenings at MTS and about opportunities for alumni to be part of the MTS vision.

Contact: Allen McGraw: 662.934.0749 or allenmcgraw@gmail.com

Advance registration is required. No Reservations after May 1.

Eligible for online registration.

 

Rust College Lunch – at Jackson Convention Complex

Southern Fried Catfish Meal

“By Their Fruits Ye Shall Know Them”

Contact: Kevin Kosh at 662.252.8093 or Jo Ann Scott at 662.252.8000 ext. 4913

Cost: $30.00. Advance registration is requiredrustannualconferenceluncheon@gmail.com


Friday, June 9, 2017

Millsaps College Alumni and Friends Breakfast - at Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church (305 N. Congress St, Jackson)

Cost: free but reservation required

Contact: Paige Swaim-Presley: 601.974.1288 or swaimpk@millsaps.edu

Eligible for online registration

 

Laity Luncheon - at Jackson Convention Complex

Guest Speaker, Thomas Kemper, is general secretary and CEO of the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church.

Advance registration is required. No reservations after May 1.

Contact: Angela Griffin at 769.243.7033 or angela@mississippi-umc.org

Cost: $28.41 when purchased with cash or check from district lay leaders.

Cost: $31.00 when purchased online. This includes credit card and usage fees. Eligible for online reservations.

 

Retirees Luncheon - at Jackson Convention Complex

Contact: David Stotts: 601.354.0515 or david@mississippi-umc.org

Two plates per retiree. Cost: Free but reservation required. Additional plates for $35.

No reservations after May 1. Refer to letter from David Stotts for reservation directions.

 

Gammon/BMCR Dinner – at Central United Methodist Church (500 Farish St., Jackson)

For details, please contact Fitzgerald Lovett at revlovett@hotmail.com or Maxine Bolden at maxine_bolden@hotmail.com.

Tickets for the dinner are $23.00 each and yearly membership dues are free for 2016-2017.

Deadline is May 1. Eligible for online registration