Upcoming Events

FUMC is a vibrant, busy place. We hope you find a place to connect. Below are the upcoming events and ongoing events. You can view all events on the FUMC Calendar. To submit a calendar event or request church space for an outside event, please contact the front office at 785-776-8821 or fumc@fumcmanhattan.com.

  • All Church Swim Party July 15

    Join us for our annual “All Church Swim” on Saturday, July 15 from 7:15-9:30 pm at Northview Pool, 510 Griffith Dr. This is a cross-generational church event which serves as a fun connecting activity as well as a great opportunity to reach out to those in your life who might not have a home church! Want to help? Sign up to bring snacks via our signup genius by clicking on the picture to the left.

ongoing events

FUMC has many ongoing events. Please contact the church for more information.

  • women's bible study

    Wednesdays at 9:30 am in the Library for study and fellowship.


    The Friendship Women's Bible Study typically does a DVD/book study.
    For information, contact Deanna Likes, dlikes@fumcmanhattan.com or 785-776-8821.

  • precept bible study

    Tuesdays at 2:00 pm in the Library. This group is going through the Bible using the Precept Bible study.


    For more information, contact Julie Kiracofe, kkiracofe@cox.net.

  • Sisters of Selah

    The Sisters of Selah is a Bible Study which meets on Mondays at 7:00 pm in Classrooms 1&2. The Sisters of Selah invite women of all ages to join. Childcare is available upon request. Please contact Jenn Anthony, jennanthony@gmail.com

    or 626-590-3814.

  • Senior Adult Council

    Join us on the second Tuesday of the month for FUMC Senior Adult Council Meeting, 10:00-11:00 am in Fellowship Hall. Transportation can be provided upon request. Contact Pastor Melanie for more information.

  • divorcecare

    This group is not currently meeting.


    First United Methodist Church is committed to providing quality, confidential one-on-one and group support. Contact Pastor Melanie, mmartin@fumcmanhattan.com, for more information on the care available at FUMC and in the community.


    DivorceCare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. Don’t go through separation or divorce alone.

  • griefshare

    This group is not currently meeting.


    First United Methodist Church is committed to providing quality, confidential one-on-one and group support. Contact Pastor Melanie, mmartin@fumcmanhattan.com, for more information on the care available at FUMC and in the community.


    GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone.

  • Women's Cancer Support Group

    Second Thursday of the month, 10:00 am in Classrooms 1&2


    This group is for women who are going, or have been through, treatment for any type of cancer. Contact Pastor Melanie, mmartin@fumcmanhattan.com, for more information.

  • Bible Story Time

    Join us on the first Saturday of each month during the school year at 10:00 am in the Connecting Link for a fun, interactive Bible story lesson. The story will be geared for infant - third grade but all children and families are welcome to join in on the fun! There will be coffee and donuts following the story and time for you and your family to visit and play around on the great FUMC playground!

  • united methodist men

    UMM meets the second Thursday of every month (except August) at 6:45 am in Fellowship Hall for breakfast and to hear interesting and inspirational speakers. New members are always welcome!


    For questions please contact: Josh Roe, jroe445@hotmail.com.

  • sew sisters

    Sew Sisters meets the first Sunday of the month from 2:00 - 4:00 pm in the Alan Lee Center. Bring your own project or work on a mission project.


    For more information contact Sherri Hooper at 539-6453.