Other Groups for Adults

For more information on any of these groups, contact Beth Palmer (bpalmer@hilliardumc.org) or the church office (info@hilliardumc.org, 614.876.2403).

Interested in any of these groups?

EXPRESS INTEREST / SIGN UP ONLINE HERE, or just show up anytime, or contact Beth Palmer directly (bpalmer@hilliardumc.org, 614.876.2403).

Men’s Church Softball

Enjoy fun and fellowship while representing Hilliard UMC in this semi-competitive league. Games are played on Sundays beginning the first week of May. Team must be formed by early April if not sooner. Sign up on the Sign-In Here insert in your worship folder, or contact Dave Bowman for more information (church office has his contact info: info@hilliardumc.org, 614.876.2403), or email Beth Palmer, Director of Adult Discipleship (bpalmer@hilliardumc.org).

Men’s Open Basketball

Sundays 2-4pm and Wednesdays 7:45-9:15pm in the Warehouse 839 gym. Exercise and have fun with a great group of guys. This is not a league. It is open gym basketball for individuals of all skill levels. Contact: Dave Bowman.

Parents Group

Join hosts Darci Matheny, Laura Roeth, and other parents for weekly discussion and fellowship. Wednesdays, ongoing, 6:30-7:30pm, during the school year. Sanctuary building, room 305 (upper level of education wing). Childcare provided.

Young Adult Small Group

Welcoming all singles and couples in their 20s & 30s, this group meets off-site for study and fellowship. Saturdays, 2pm, during the school year. Contact Jon Esala for details (jonathanesala@gmail.com).

Contemplative Prayer Group

Participants will enter into the presence of God with extended silence and stillness, through practices like centering prayer and sacred reading of Scripture. All are welcome; feel free to drop in anytime and check it out. 2nd and 4th Sundays, 6:30-8pm. Sanctuary building, room 206 (parlor, on main level). Facilitators: Earlene Sanborn, Ginny Blasingame, & Bill Eisner. NO CHILDCARE. No cost for class. Bring your Bible and a notebook or journal.

Saturday Monthly Men’s Breakfast Group

Come for food and fellowship, and sometimes a bike or kayak ride! Meets for breakfast the 4th Saturday of each month, location varies. Participates in church and community service and outreach projects. Contact: Rob Erskine.

Monday Men’s Breakfast Group

Meets the first and third Mondays of each month, 8:30am, Bob Evans, Cemetery Road (near I-270).

RIPPLES (Retired Persons Group)

Meets the fourth Monday of each month for lunch or dinner. Contacts: Linda Rust and Linda Brown.

Sewing & Quilting Groups

Contact: Linda Overman.

  • Monday Sewing Circle: Mondays, 9am, Warehouse 839 mission room (come in through church office door and we’ll direct you).
  • Quilting UFOs (Unfinished Objects): Wednesdays, 2-4pm, Warehouse 839 mission room (come in through church office door and we’ll direct you).

United Methodist Women

Enjoy a supportive community of women, engaging in activities that foster growth in Christian faith, mission education, and social involvement. Lydia-Dorcas Circle meets monthly for lunch in the social hall, Sanctuary building. Contacts: Kathy Fantin & Jan Weatherby.

Interested in any of these groups?

EXPRESS INTEREST / SIGN UP ONLINE HERE, or just show up anytime, or contact Beth Palmer directly (bpalmer@hilliardumc.org, 614.876.2403).