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 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


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, 5:30-6pm (social), 6-7 pm (meeting), 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: Eva Wardrup, 770-354-1226.

APC Book Club

Calling all readers! APC Book Club meets 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…172 books and counting! Our 2024 books and meeting dates are listed below. Contact Katie Millican.

  • Jan.8, 2024:  “The First Ladies” by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray
  • Feb. 5:  “This is How It Always Is” by Laurie Frankel
  • March 4: The Alice Network” by Kate Quinn
  • April 8: “The Wager” by David Grann
  • May 6: “Crying in H Mart” by Michelle Zauner
  • June 3: “An Hour Before Daylight: Memories of a Rural Boyhood” by Jimmy Carter
  • July: Backyard Books party
  • Aug. 5: “Hello Beautiful” by Ann Napolitano
  • Sept. 9: “The Thursday Murder Club” by Richard Osman
  • Oct.7: “Learning to Bow: Inside the Heart of Japan” by Bruce Feiler
  • Nov. 4: “The Covenant of Water” by Abraham Verghese
  • December: Christmas Party and Book Swap

APC friends gather for live music, trivia, theater, festivals or anything that looks fun and interesting around town. Look for monthly listings in APC’s “Good News” newsletter. Contact Katie Millican.


Tired Parents Club

Parents of children and youth gather once a month or so for dinner at a downtown Alpharetta restaurant while their kids enjoy Sunday evening activities at the church. Contact Stacie Holloway.


Prayer Shawl Group

3rd Tuesdays, 11am-12pm in the lower Church Lobby
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. For more information, contact Coach Eldon Prince.


Men’s Basketball

APC men and young adults gather for half-court, pick-up games on most Sunday evenings, 7:45pm in APC’s gym. Contact Daniel McKemey.