children's ministries: Events & Opportunities

At San Marino Community Church we love children! Children are a beloved part of our spiritual community and have a special place in God’s heart. We seek to encourage children to connect to God and one another, making friends, growing in their faith, and discovering their unique role in God’s kingdom!  Sign Up for weekly emails featuring our latest events & gatherings.

  • parent's happy hour | sunday, august 21, 2022

    6:00 - 7:30 P.M.

    Join the Natalies to check in with our Children's & Youth programs and connect with other parents over light refreshments. We welcome anyone to bring a dessert or drinks if you feel so inclined! 

    To RSVP, please click here. 

    We will send out an invitation with more details to all who RSVP. 

  • american girls & tree climbers Returns September 21!

    Kids grades 1st through 5th are invited to connect in faith and fellowship in this interactive after-school program every 1st and 3rd Wednesday, in upstairs classrooms. Kids arrive afterschool (2:30 and on) for snack and hang-out, and official meeting starts at 3:30.  Pick-up is at 4:45 P.M.

    To sign up, click here


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    November 16

    December 7

  • 3rd grade Bible celebration

    sunday, September 25

    We are delighted to invite your child to be a part of Third Grade Bible Celebration Sunday. On this special day, we invite all families of our third graders to join us in celebration with a special breakfast, the receiving of Bibles, and a time of recognition in both worship services. These bibles are a gift from San Marino Community Church to our third graders. 

    To participate, please click here

  • FRO-YO Fridays with Mrs. Natalie @

    Swirlz soft serve

    Mrs. Natalie would love to connect with your child (3rd-5th grader) for some fro-yo and one-on-one time! I will coordinate a date with parents in advance and send text updates throughout my hour or so with your child. If Fridays aren’t possible for you, let’s see what other weekday might work! Contact Natalie Macmillan

  • children's spiritual formation

    sundays during worship  |  9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.

    Children's Spiritual Formation is an interactive, engaging during Sunday worship. It's at the heart of our ministry. To register please fill out a 2022-2023 Participation Form. (Note: If you are attending for the first time, feel free to pick up a form on Sunday at the information booth.)

    Infants - Kinder: From 8:45 A.M. on, parents can check in their children at the Children’s Welcome Table and then bring them to their appropriate classroom in the Lower Courtyard. Children should be picked up from their classrooms immediately after the service.


    Ist – 5th grade: Parents check in their children at the Children’s Welcome Table and then proceed into worship. From worship, children will be dismissed and escorted to the upstairs classrooms.

    In Traditional: Children, 1st - 5th grades in the upstairs classrooms, will return to worship after the sermon.

    In Contemporary: After the service, children 1st-5th, in the upstairs classrooms, are picked up outside by the Children’s Welcome Table to decrease enclosed space gatherings in the upstairs hallways.


    **All children must wear masks and wash their hands before participating in activities.**