An Evening For Mali
@ West Side North – Sanctuary

Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Since 2008, West Side Church has sponsored nearly 200 children and planted 8 wells in Mali, Africa! Our fundraiser for digging well #9 is underway:

  1. Make your contributions via the Can You Dig It? envelopes (available on the information boards in each narthex) on Sunday morning or drop it off at the Church Office (with “Mali Well Fund” on the memo line of your check).
  2. Buy raffle tickets for the Nov. 20 Seattle Seahawks’ game (includes hotel and parking): $10 each or 3 for $20. Tickets available on Sunday mornings in each narthex or during the week in the Church Office. Buy more — increase your chance of winning! The winner will be announced at our Evening for Mali.
  3. Come to An Evening For Mali on Sat., Oct. 21, 5:30-7:30 pm, WS North Sanctuary (615 Wright Ave-Richland, WA) to:
    • Hear speaker Torrey Olsen from World Vision
    • Enjoy special Mali treats made by local Mali friends
    • Have your picture taken in Mali apparel
    • Listen to Mali music
    • Bring your children for a special children’s program
    • Participate in prayer for Mali


P2P – Person to Person Lunch
@ West Side North – Narthex

Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Are you retired and “tired” of  that same old sandwich, soup or leftovers you have for lunch? Then join us for a delicious homemade lunch, wonderful fellowship, and lots of fun! Not retired . . . join us anyway! Everyone is always welcome.


Compassionate Caregivers Support Group
@ West Side North – Rm 2-4

Oct 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

If you are a caregiver for or relative of a loved one with Alzheimer’s/Dementia, OR if you care for a loved one with a chronic, debilitating disease and you need “a break” from the chores and care you provide, then this group is for you! It serves as a safe place to learn and share your thoughts and feelings with others in complete confidence. We warmly welcome you to join us! Questions? Contact Jan Jacobson or Bev Baird.


Light in the Night Party
@ West Side North

Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A night for the whole family! Join us for an evening of food, carnival games, movies, and fun! Admission is 1 bag of nut-free candy. Kids – wear your favorite costumes (no scary ones, please). You can also buy a hot dog dinner for only $1. Kids must be accompanied by adults.


Knitters Group
@ West Side North – Koinonia Cafe

Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

All are welcome to join us for fellowship – bring your projects to share!


Parent Connection Playgroup
@ West Side North – Narthex

Nov 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Are you a parent or grandparent of a young infant or child? Are you looking for a relaxing place to connect and be encouraged? Join us for toys and activities for all children. There will be coffee and tea for parents. Please bring a nut-free snack for your child/ren if you are able. Come and connect with others in our church and community. All are welcome – bring a friend! We hope to see you there.


Hostess Tea
@ West Side South – Rm 306

Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

All Festival of Tables hostesses – join us for an informational tea Sat., Nov. 11, 10:00 am, WSS Room 306.

Contact Natalie Gonzales (509.592.5053) if you’d like to be a hostess.