Meals and Gatherings


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UMW Breakfast
You are invited to join the United Methodist Women's Annual Breakfast on Wednesday, June 12, at the Classic Center. The cost is $15.00 and the deadline to register is June 1. The registration form is available for download on the UMW website ( or you can register online there.

United Methodist Children's Home Foster Care Program
The UMCH Foster Care Program will host a dinner Wednesday, June 12, at 5:15 PM in the Oak Prefunction area.

Young Harris College Friends and Alumni Dinner
Alumni and friends of Young Harris College are invited to dinner Tuesday, June 11, 2013 5:15 p.m. 

Clergywomen's Dinner

The Clergywomen’s dinner is set for Tuesday, June 11, at 5:15 pm in Parthenon 1 & 2 dining rooms. Cost is $25 per person with scholarship assistance available. To make your reservation, please email


Complete schedule

Monday, June 10, 2013
12:00 pm    Cabinet Lunch – Parthenon 1
6:00 pm      Order of Deacons Dinner – Athens First UMC
7:00 pm      Youth – Athens First UMC, Youth area
8:00 pm      Young Adult Kick Off, Two Story Coffee House
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
7:00 am      Breakfast for Tuesday’s Presenters – Parthenon 1
7:00 am      Extension Ministry Breakfast – Athena ABCD
7am-4 pm   Concessions – Atrium
11-2 pm      Lunch Concessions – Atrium
12:15 pm    Clergy Luncheon – Athena EFGHIJ
                             Sponsored by LaGrange College
12:15 pm    Young Adult Lunch – Your Pie Pizza, 350 East Broad St.
5:15 pm      Clergywomen’s Dinner –Parthenon 1 & 2
Following Ordination - Ordination Reception – Atrium
      Co-hosted by the Board of Ordained Ministry and UM Connectional Credit Union
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
7:00 am      Bishop’s Breakfast for Wednesday’s Presenters – Parthenon 1
7:00 am      UMW Breakfast – Athena BCEF
7am-4 pm   Concessions – Atrium
11-2 pm      Lunch Concessions – Atrium
12:15 pm    Retired Ministers Luncheon – Athena A-F
12:15 pm    Lay Servant Ministries Luncheon – Cypress 2
12:15 pm    Young Adult Lunch – Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, 265 North Lumpkin St.
12:15 pm    Local Pastor Lunch – Parthenon 1 & 2
5:15 pm      Candler School of Theology Dinner – High Shoals
5:15 pm      United Methodist Ministers’ Fellowship – Athena F-J
5:30 pm      Asbury Theological Seminary Dinner – Athena E
5:30 pm      Duke Divinity Alumni Reunion Dinner – DePalma’s Italian Cafe
5:15 p.m. UMW/UMM assembly project:
                   Grand Hall 7-8 hallways/ Foundry Street side
9:00 pm      Youth Pizza – Athens First UMC
Thursday, June 13, 2013
7:00 am      Bishop’s Breakfast for Thursday’s Presenters – Parthenon 1
7am-4 pm   Concessions – Atrium
11-2 pm      Lunch Concessions – Atrium
12:00 pm    New church development Hispanic Latino Luncheon– High Shoals
12:15 pm    Laity Luncheon – Athena IJ
12:15 pm    Clergy Spouse Luncheon – Parthenon 1 – 2
12:15 pm    Christian Educator’s Fellowship – Porterhouse Grill
12:15 pm    Reconciling Ministries Network – Hilton Garden Inn
12:15 pm    Young Adult Lunch – Clocked, 259 W. Washington St.
Youth: The Youth Delegation (and any who would like to join the youth) will gather before each meal break by the stage in the Grand Hall where the youth delegates sit and will travel together to meals. Please feel free to join the youth and their leaders at any of these gatherings.
Additional meals are scheduled by various groups. Please check directly with each sponsoring group for information.