Pack Shack Party

Packing Party ArtOn Monday, June 20 at 6 p.m. Annual Conference attendees are invited to join in the fight against childhood hunger by packaging meals in the Family Life Center of First UMC Hot Springs.  Pizza and drinks will be provided for the first 100 participants.  Any UMC may take some of the packed meals back to their food pantries; others will be given to Project Hope Food Bank which serves Garland County food pantries.

In addition to volunteers for the event, organizers welcome financial gifts to help pay for the Pack Shack meals which cost .25 per meal.  Donations for the Pack Shack Party during Annual Conference may be sent to Oaklawn UMC, 216 Higdon Ferry Road, Hot Springs, AR 71913.  For more information about how to volunteer or make a donation, call Oaklawn UMC at 501-623-5588 or email