Tag Archives: Pot-Luck

Family Pool Party Sunday 7/14

pool party

Happy July in NH!

The best days of summer are upon us and we would love to share in the fun with you and your family. Children of all ages are welcome… please come and splash around and hang out.

Host: Rhonda, Dave, and Lauren Young

Date & Time: Sunday, July 14 from 12-4 PM

Address: 470 Cutts Ave., Portsmouth NH

RSVP here!

Rhonda and Dave will supply hotdogs and hamburgers, as well as non-alcoholic beverages for the party. Please bring something to share (an appetizer, a dessert, a snack, a bottle of wine, something else for the grill…) as well as your beach towels and bathing suits! If you need to get in touch with Rhonda, her number is 693-682-1392.

May 11th Family Night

Hi SJC Families,

What a wonderful school year we’ve had as a St John’s family. As our program year comes to a close, we wanted to gather our families one more time before heading into “summer schedule.” Here are the details:

When: Saturday, May 11

Time: 4pm-whenever

The Haight’s House
7 Newington Road
Greenland, NH

Bring: an appetizer, a side dish, or drinks – click here to sign up

Dinner: we will have hot dogs, hamburgers, bratwurst, etc. for the grill

What: We will also have a campfire and s’mores for the kids. Dress for outdoor play!

Family Night January 20th!

Hello St John’s Families,

Arctic temps? Crazy children spending too much time inside? Adults in need of socialization? Must be time for another gathering of food, families, and fun!

Here’s the plan:

Where: The Haight’s House (7 Newington Road Greenland, NH)
What: Food (potluck style), drinks, conversation
When: Sunday, January 20th 4pm-7pm
Why: to enjoy some hang out time with other St John’s families
Bring: Anything! (beer, dessert, a smile, apps, cheese & crackers, fruit, open bottles of wine, veggie tray, side dish, chips, poorly behaved children, moonshine, etc.)
Bonus: Some people (the children) have the next day off! Monday the 21st is MLK day
*FYI– We will make pulled pork sliders for the main course.
Questions: contact Jen Haight for more info jenn.morgan77@gmail.com or (970) 485-9330

Hope to see you next weekend! If you want to sign up so we can see what food you’re bringing, or not bringing, click here: Google Doc

The next gathering will likely be in early March- the weekend of the 9th/10th, let us know if you want to host!! If you want to stay connected to the St. John’s families on FB, please join our family group!

Family Night Nov. 11

St John’s Family Nights are Back!

The purpose of Family Night is to welcome one another in our homes and lives beyond Sunday morning. It’s a fun time for both children and adults to hang out and enjoy one another’s company. Sharing food, drinks and fun is the only agenda for these gatherings. Most of the families have little ones, but that is not a requirement for attendance, so everyone should feel welcome to join!


  • When: Sunday, November 11
  • Time: 4-7pm
  • Hosts: Kelly and Jack Boston
  • Address: 465 Cutts Ave, Portsmouth
  • Contact (for questions or directions) Kelly Cell: (603) 205-0373
  • Dinner: Chili
  • What to bring: beer, wine, any side dish, desserts, veggie tray, fruit tray, chips, etc.


  • January 12th or 13th
  • Hosts: TBD

Family Nights are usually held from 4-7, but it’s a very casual “drop in” situation, so families should come and go whenever it works best for them. The meals are pot luck style, so if you cook or bake something amazing to share we will love it! If you show up with wine and an open bag of chips, we will also love it 😊

The host families rotate, so if you’re interested in hosting a family night, let us know- we’d love to put you on the calendar!

Lilliana, Nora, and Maetta prepare to dash across the Philbrook’s yard after successfully extracting a donut from the string during our last Family Night.