Weekly and Annual Children’s Events


  • Sunday Morning K.R.E.W.: Infant- 6th grade- Studying EPIC, the Old Testament Prophets
  • Sunday Quizzing: The Book of Matthew
  • Wednesday Night: Children’s Bible Study from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Annual Easter Egg Hunt
  • Annual Family Festival (Formerly known as Movie Night)- Games, Snacks, Movies and Fun!
  • NCO District Children’s Events
  • Vacation Bible School

children’s ministry

Parkside Church’s Children’s Ministry focus is to engage children in learning Christ’s Biblical teachings in fun and interactive ways throughout the week and year.


“We will tell the next generation the

praiseworthy deeds of the Lord.”

Psalm 78:4



Kids Radically Experiencing Worship

K.R.E.W. Meets every Sunday during the Worship Service for Infants-6th grade.

Utilizing the EPIC Curriculum children are taught Bible stories throughout the year.

Children begin together and then separate into groups based on age/grade level.  Infants are kept separate.



quizzing- The Book of Matthew

Children in Kindergarten- 6th Grade meet weekly in the KREW room Quizzing.

Quizzing is held September-May on Sundays after the Worship service during the Bible Study hour.

The 2017-2018 Quiz meets are:

2017: October 7, November 11, 2018: January 13, February 25

District Finals: Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. at Wooster Church of the Nazarene

Regional Quiz: Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Mount Vernon Nazarene University



Easter egg hunt

Our Annual Easter Egg Hunt is held the Saturday before Easter.

April 20, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

Weather permitting we will be outside!


the Family festival

Parkside hosts two Family Festivals (formerly Movie Night) throughout the year.

One in the Fall (10/07) and again in the Spring (05/26).  

Parkside’s Spring Movie Night is Saturday, May 26 at 7:30 p.m.

The movie feature is Despicable Me 3 and we plan for it to begin at approximately 8:30 p.m.

There will be fun crafts, games, snacks and Despicable Me 3 will be shown at dusk.

This event is outdoors, weather permitting.

No need to RSVP, but if you have questions, please click here to email the church office.



north central ohio district

District Children’s Events include:

Quizzing- the Book of Matthew.  Runs September-May.  See Children’s Quizzing Section above for more information.

NCO Kid’s Got Talent is Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Mount Vernon First Church

Click  here  for the NCO District website.



vacation bible school

Register your kids for an exciting week of Bible School.

July 30- August 3, 2018 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Parkside Church.

VBS Celebration Sunday is August 5, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.

Come back for link to register your child!