July 19, 2020 Children’s Story Time

We will have a Children’s Story Time by Zoom, this Sunday July 19th at 10:00 AM—Please spread the word about this event.  Children can attend from anywhere.

One of our teenage childcare providers will read aloud and discuss a beautiful, beloved, classic book.  (Pastor Tom Kinder will be there, too—he is the zoom host, and it’s one of his favorite activities!)

We will be offering these story times whenever we have a volunteer to lead it.  Please let us know if you would like to share a favorite book with the children by emailing us at unitedchurchofstrafford@gmail.com.

This week the story is:

Stone Soup

The folktale Stone Soup is a classic about villagers who make soup from a stone (and lots of other ingredients!) and learn something about the benefits of sharing in the process.

Hope to see you there!

Please join us at 10:00 AM on Sunday morning, July 19th, on line on Zoom:

Topic: Children’s Story Time

Time: 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Sunday, July 19, 2020

The link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82241073085

Directions On How To Use Zoom

Download the Application to Your Computer First (if you will be using the computer)
Open your internet browser and go to zoom.us
On the top, charcoal colored bar, click
‘Resources=>Download Zoom client’
On the Download Center page that opens, choose the top option ‘Zoom Client for Meetings’
You will get a Zoom installer file appropriate for your computer.
Run that file and it will install a small, client application that all the Zoom Meeting links will use.
Once you successfully install this, you should be ready to join any Zoom meeting, using the meeting links that you receive.

Joining a Zoom Meeting Remotely
You will be able to join this gathering by computer (audio, video) or smart phone (audio, video).  You will need a log-in link and you may need a Meeting ID.  (See below.)

Please note: ANY computer that has speakers and Internet access can join a Zoom meeting. If you do NOT have a webcam (either built in or added on to your computer) you will still be able to see other people — but they will not be able to see you.

To join this Zoom Gathering:

1.     Log into the link for the meeting you are joining. For this Sunday morning story time: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82241073085

2.     “Allow” Zoom to download the Zoom Client app used in Zoom meetings.

3.     If asked, enter the 9-digit Meeting ID number for the meeting you are joining.  For the Children’s Story Time: Meeting ID: 822 4107 3085

4.     Join the meeting using video and computer audio.

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