DeerGrove Covenant Church Calendar 2017-2018
(Note: This calendar includes the significant events  of the church year from September through June. A new calendar is posted in late August / early September of each year.)
August 28: Kick-off week for Kids Hope Mentoring at Whiteley Elementary School
September 3: Labor Day Weekend / Last summer service at 9:30 a.m.
September 10: Fall Kick Off /Christian Formation for all ages at 9:30 a.m. /Service at 10:30 a.m.
September 10: High School Youth Group Kicks-off (2nd & 4th Sundays 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)
September 14: Women’s Bible Study Kicks-off (Thursdays 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
September 15-17: Covenant Women’s Retreat at Covenant Harbor Camp
September 17: Middle School Youth Group Kicks-off (1st & 3rd Sundays 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.)
October 6-9: Middle School Fall Retreat at Covenant Point Camp
October 21-22: Men’s Retreat @ St. Mary of the Lake in Mundelein
November 5: Thanksgiving Baskets (during service)
November 19: Last Christian Formation until January 14th
November 19: Covenant World Relief Soup Fest (after service)
December 9: Women’s Holiday Gathering (9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
December 17: Invitation Sunday / Kids’ Ministry Program (during service)
December 24: Christmas Eve Service at 10:30 a.m.
January 12-15: Sr. High One Life at Covenant Point Camp
January 14: Christian Formation resumes at 9:30 a.m.  
February 2-4: Middle School Deep Freeze Retreat at Covenant Harbor Camp
February 11: DeerGrove Annual Meeting  
February 14: Ash Wednesday Service at 7:00 p.m.
March 16-18: Breathe Retreat for Women at Portage Lake Bible Camp  
March 25: Palm Sunday Service at 10:30 a.m.
March 30: Good Friday Service at 7:00 p.m.
April 1: Easter Service at 10:30 a.m.
April 13-14: Confirmation Retreat
April 22: Confirmation Sunday
May 19: Team World Vision Global 6K for Covenant Kids Congo
June 3: Summer Service Hours begin (9:30 a.m.) through September 9th
June 10: Tribute to Graduating Seniors (during service)
June 21-23: Covenant Gather Annual Meeting – Minneapolis, MN
July 15 -20: Senior High CHIC (Covenant High In Christ) Conference in Knoxville, TN