St. Andrew members and friends are involved in many activities revolving around the life of the church, providing fellowship and promoting community awareness with our neighbors.  Many of these activities are listed below.  If something interests you, please ask about it or simple call or contact us for more information.

Backpack Kids Program

We volunteer at the All Faiths’ Food Bank, stuffing backpacks to help feed hungry school children.

CROP Hunger Walk

Participants raise funds to end hunger in Sarasota and beyond, by collecting pledges and walking with other local churches on CROP Walk Sunday.

Fellowship Hour

Every Sunday after the worship service, we gather for coffee, snacks and fellowship.

Luncheons, Dinners, and Potluck

In addition to celebrating major and minor holidays, we are apt to break the bread of fellowship for no particular reason at all!

Easter Egg Hunt

Our annual event is open to children of the community and held on church grounds.

Holiday Gatherings

The St. Andrew family gathers for parties, informal suppers and dinners to celebrate holidays such as Halloween, Fourth of July, St. Patrick’s Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

St. Andrew UCC Women

We are an organization of women members and friends united in fellowship, education and service to St. Andrew and the community at large.

Thursday Morning Study Group

This study group has a weekly gathering of those wanting to study, read, discuss books chosen by the group’s members, an informal study session

Art Shows

St. Andrew has so many talented people that we have turned part of Stewart Hall into an art gallery.  Often, the artist will host an opening, with refreshments and a presentation about their work.

Movie Night

In the summer, when things are more relaxed, we gather for a classic movie and refreshments.

Women’s Annual Day of Renewal

Annually, the women of St. Andrew gather for the day to fellowship with each other, and to grow in our faith and identities.

Blessing of the Animals

An annual ceremony held in honor of St. Francis of Assisi, the public is invited to bring their pets and receive a blessing.

Rummage and Yard sales

These are held at various times of the year to raise funds and provide  fellowship, open to the public, food available.

Theater and Music

Organized concerts and recitals by professional artists, open to the public.

Chair Yoga

No matter your age or physical ability, this class is for anyone.  Check the calendar to see when it meets.

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