Click Here If You Are an Event Host

  • Make a reservation with the receptionist in advance along with expected attendance
  • Ensure you receive the guidelines (essentially all the items below) for hosting an event
  • Distribute to attendees the “what to expect guidelines”
  • Provide a complete list of attendees and contact information form for follow-up contact tracing
  • Arrive early to welcome attendees and ensure protocols are followed by those who enter the building and grounds
  • Please understand and plan for
    • Ensuring everyone wears a mask at all times and maintaining social distancing from those outside of his/her household
    • The kitchen is closed, and refreshments may not be served
    • Access to the restrooms is limited and any use requires following posted safety protocols

Guests Please Read What to Expect:

Click Here to read Before You Arrive

  • Attendance is limited during Phase 4 throughout the building
  • Everyone over the age of 2 must wear a mask once you enter the church grounds. Extra masks will be available if you do not have one
  • Prepare to have your temperature taken at church
  • Please stay home if items 1 or 2 apply to you:
    1. You have been exposed to COVID-19 or been diagnosed with COVID-19, or
    2. You or members of your household have experienced symptoms of cough, fever, muscle pain, sore throat, shortness of breath/difficulty breathing, chills/repeated shaking with chills, headache, and new loss of taste or smell within the past 14 days. To keep the congregation and staff safe from the spread of COVID-19, anyone who fits either of these descriptions cannot be admitted to worship

Click Here to read When You Arrive

  • Please arrive early to your event. Stagger your entrance times into the building and reception desk area
  • Everyone over the age of 2 must wear a mask while on church grounds and in the buildings
  • Enter through the southeast door on Kenilworth Avenue to check in at the reception desk.
  • If several people are trying to enter at the same time, please maintain social distancing of at least 6 feet from people outside of your household
  • Follow the directions at the check-in table
  • Allow someone to direct you to your event area

Click Here to read While Your Are Here In The Building

  • Your responsibilities
    • Everyone over age 2 must keep their mask on
    • Please stay in your designated area. Avoid congregating in the hallways
    • The kitchen is closed and refreshments may not be served.
    • Access to the restrooms is limited and requires following posted safety protocols.

Click Here to read When You Leave

  • At the conclusion of your event, the host will dismiss you through the same main entrance through which you came. Please maintain social distancing and avoid crowding others
  • Keep your mask on until you are off church property and remain 6 feet apart from people not in your household
  • Once your event is over and you have been dismissed, please leave church grounds
  • If you develop signs and symptoms of COVID-19 within 48 hours of attending an event, whether or not you test positive, please notify the church office. If you test positive within 14 days of attending an event, please notify the church office. Please contact Karen Gaynor or call 847-853-2636. This is for the safety of the congregation and of church staff.