Small Groups

 
 

In addition to the groups listed below, APC has many adult small groups focused on Bible or book studies. To see a list of those groups, visit our Spiritual Growth page.

 
ACT1 Theater

Our award-winning theater group,  ACT1 Theater, provides musicals, plays, cabarets and Shakespeare in the Park for the local community. Auditions and behind-the-scenes positions are open to all.  Visit www.ACT1Theater.org for details on upcoming auditions and productions and to reserve tickets. For general questions, contact Randy Bampfield.

 

ALL-STARS (55+ Fellowship)

This active seniors group stays busy visiting museums, attending concerts, supporting local charities, and touring local sites of interest. All are welcome to attend STARS’ potluck lunch meetings with informative and entertaining guest speakers. Contact Charles Moriarty.

September 15:
Church bus trip for lunch at The Mill Kitchen & Bar in Roswell followed by a visit to the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta. Purchase your own admission tickets for the Center in advance here (specify Sept. 15, 12:30-1pm).  Contact Jerome Conway by Sept. 1 for a lunch reservation and a spot on the church bus or passenger van or for details on how you can drive yourself and meet up with the group.
October 12:
11:30pm potluck lunch in Fellowship Hall. Special performance by Drew Bowers and the Milton High School chorus.
November 9:
Church bus trip to Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, Georgia.
December 2:
Evening Christmas dinner and white elephant gift auction/exchange.

 
Presbyterian Women (PW) Circles

PW Women’s Circles offer ladies in the church an opportunity to spend time together each month, supporting each other in happy and sad times, learning from each other and growing in faith while studying Christian curriculum and supporting international and local mission efforts. APC’s four PW Circles meet monthly, September through May. Feel free to visit them all to decide which works best for you. Childcare is an option for each Circle—please discuss the need with a Circle leader, listed below. For information on PW’s scholarship for APC youth, please visit our Youth page.
If you have questions, contact PW Moderator Lynn Reiman.
Esther Circle: 1st Tuesday, 6:30-8:30 pm, Room 205. Leader: Betty Lynam , 770-754-0445
Lydia Circle: 1st Thursday, 9:30-11:30 am, Room 205. Leaders: Cyndy Franklin, 770-490-3397
Martha Circle: 1st Thursday, 6:30 pm, in members’ homes. Leader: Donna Feit, 678-777-5193
Ruth Circle: 1st Wednesday, 11 am – 1 pm, Room 205. Leaders: Amy Hewitt, 404-660-8777; Eva Wardrup, 770-354-1226.

 
APC Book Club

Calling all readers! APC Book Club meets on the 1st Monday (usually) of each month at 6 pm in Room 205 (and also via Zoom as a “hybrid” meeting). All are welcome. Even if you have not read or finished the book, join our lively discussion. Review all the books we’ve read together since our first meeting in 2008…152 books and counting! Our remaining 2022 books are listed below. Contact Katie Millican.

  • Wednesday, Sept. 7, Garden Room (106): “The Lincoln Highway” by Amor Towles
  • Oct. 3: “The Glass Ocean” by Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig and Karen White
  • Nov. 7: “Anxious People” by Frederik Backman
  • Dec: Christmas Party, details TBD
 
Prayer Shawl Group

3rd Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30 pm in Fellowship Hall.
A group of dedicated ladies gather monthly to enjoy conversation while they knit and crochet baby items, lap robes and prayer shawls for members of the congregation and community who are in need of care or comfort. You need not be an experienced knitter—newbies are welcome! Contact Mary Rogovin.

 

Men’s Softball Team

APC’s men’s softball team has a long-standing tradition of competing in the Alpharetta City League. Our roster typically has 15 players (men aged 18 and up) and we welcome new players for the fall and spring seasons. Win or lose, we always have fun playing and enjoy the fellowship. One year we even brought home a First Place trophy! For more information, contact the church office, 770-751-0033.