Calendar/Events


The Little Kanawha District elected 2020 officers during a Jan. 19 meeting at North United Methodist Church in Ravenswood. From left: State men’s President George Hohmann inducts Steve Mahaffey, district president; J.B. Nutter, district vice president; Bill Smith, district secretary; and Norm Cowart, district treasurer.
Men from the Little Kanawha District enjoyed a hearty breakfast during their Jan. 19 meeting at North United Methodist Church in Ravenswood. The next district meeting will be at 8:30 a.m. April 18 at Elizabeth United Methodist Church, Elizabeth.
MonValley District United Methodist Men gathered Tuesday evening, Jan. 14, 2020, at the Pleasant Valley UMC, Morgantown. The ladies who are pictured prepared a delicious meal with many home-made treats.

Feb. 9, 2020: Scout Sunday. This year we are celebrating the 100th anniversary of partnership between the Methodists and Scouting. A collectible patch is available online at http://www.gcumm.org/store/view/boy-scout-sunday-patch-100th-year-commemorative. The fully embroidered 4.0” x 3.0” rectangular patch costs $3.50.

March 5-8, 2020: Spring meetings of the National Association of Conference Presidents, the UMM Foundation, Conference Prayer Advocates, and jurisdiction meetings. Nashville, TN. Contact: Martha Davis, mdavis@gcumm.org

March 14, 2020: Little Kanawha District Potato Drop. Meet at 7:30 a.m. at Edgelawn United Methodist Church, 4804 4th Ave., Parkersburg.

 April 14, 2020:  General meeting of the MonValley District UM Men, 64 Rebecca St., Shinnston.

April 18, 2020: Little Kanawha District meeting, 8:30 a.m., Elizabeth United Methodist Church, Elizabeth.

June 6, 2020: Fundraiser breakfast at Annual Conference, West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon. Featuring James Strawn, a dynamic public speaker, West Virginia Wesleyan graduate and co-author of the Sad Mad Glad book series, including the recently published “The Sad Mad Glad Christian Book.” Watch for details on this site and in the Conference workbook.

Aug. 11, 2020: General meeting of the MonValley District UM Men. At a location to be announced.

Sept. 11-13, 2020: Annual Outing and Circuit Rider 32, WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston.

Nov. 10, 2020: General meeting of the MonValley District UM Men. At a Spruce Street UMC, 386 Spruce St., Morgantown.   

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Executive Committee 2020 meeting dates

          The West Virginia Conference United Methodist Men’s Executive Committee meets at Noon at Lloyd’s Restaurant, across from the GoMart in Flatwoods. All are welcome. The remaining 2020 meeting dates are April 18, Aug. 15 and Nov. 7.

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Find a mens group near you!

Winfield, WV

     The Winfield Fishers of Men meet the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. The Winfield United Methodist Church is at 20 Radwin Drive, Winfield, WV 25213  (behind the McDonald’s).

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South Charleston, WV

     The First United Methodist Church of South Charleston men usually meets during the winter on the first Saturday of the month at 9 a.m. in the church social hall. The church is at 905 Glendale Ave., South Charleston, WV 25303.

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Community Dinner at First Church, South Charleston

       There will be a community pancake dinner from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 21 in the First United Methodist Church of South Charleston’s Wesley Hall, 905 Glendale Ave. Donations will be accepted but are not required. The dinner is sponsored by First Church’s United Methodist Men.

Promote your meetings, events

      Promote your United Methodist Men meetings and events here. E-mail information to George Hohmann at:  g.hohmann48@gmail.com