What’s Happening

For a list of additional community events hosted at Baker Memorial, click here to go to our Community Connection page.

ReCharge for All Ages

Sundays • 10:30 am

Get plugged in and ReCharge with small groups, fellowship, and fun for all ages. It’s  a perfect way to renew your mind and set your week on the right path with God and others. Click here to view adult schedule.

Volunteer & Serve Others

Many opportunities!

Serving Christ here, near, and far away is our motto. Here at Baker Memorial UMC, serving others is a fundamental aspect of life. We have many opportunities! Go here to connect to our Volunteer page.

St. Charles Farmers Market

FridayS • 8 am-1 pm
The St. Charles Farmers Market is held on Fridays June through October from 8 am to 1 pm. It is located on 4th Avenue—between Cedar Ave and Main St. Find produce, specialty food items, baked goods, cheese, hand-made items, and more!

Learn to Play the Dulcimer

Saturdays, July 13-Aug 3  • 10 am
Members of the Tri-City churches are invited to join us in learning to play the mountain dulcimer. It’s easier than you think! Get more info about the class and sign up here here.

Celebrate Mark’s Ministry

Sunday, July 14  • 9:30 am
The congregation of Baker Memorial rejoices in Mark Edwards’ faithful service of 23 years! Join us for his last worship service and for a reception in his honor after in Baker Hall.

Northern Illinois Food Bank

Monday, July 15  • 9 am
Join the Illinois Food Bank gang! A team of volunteers heads to the NIL Food Bank every month. Our shift runs from 9am until Noon. Want more information? Contact Betty Erickson at n9yfc@aol.com.

Quilting Day

Wednesday, July 17 • 12 pm
Whether you can sew, iron, cut fabric with a rotary cutter, or sort fabric the Prayer Quilt Ministry welcomes your help. The group meets in Wiley Hall on third Wednesdays from 12-3 pm.

Sunday Funday

Sunday, July 21  • 10:30 am
Kids are invited to Art in the Park after worship on July 21. Come for some artsy summer fun and popcicles in Baker Park. For ages pre-K thru 5th. Parents and grandparents are welcome to join in.

One O’Clock Book Group

Monday, August 5 • 1 pm
The group meets monthly on first Mondays in the parlor. The August selection is Jacqueline in Paris by Ann Mah. All are welcome to join in this reading fellowship. For more info, contact Shelley Campbell at sscbooks@sbcglobal.net.

Cougars Game Outing

Friday, August 2 • 6:30 pm
Join us for an evening of baseball fun at the Kane County Cougars. Baker Memorial will be participating in the Cougars’ All Faiths Night.  Tickets are $9 each. NOTE that you must order your tickets by July 17. Order now here or on the app.

FMSC Special Event

Wednesday, August 7 • 7 am
As a friend of Feed My Starving Children we are invited to the CEO’s Circle event on August 7 at the Aurora location. Doors open at 7 am followed by a program, and food packing opportunity. Get more details and sign up info here.

End of Summer Potluck

Wednesday, August 7 • 5:30 pm
Get together for summer fun before school starts and share a meal. The church will provide the main dish of Italian beef, potatoes and pasta. Sign up to bring a dish to pass based on the first letter of your last name: A-M: Salad or veggie side, N-Z: Dessert.