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Children and Youth programs

Young Children (2 years – 5th grade)

Younger children are invited to Sunday school each week at 9:30 AM.  K- 3rd meet on the 3rd floor. Teachers include Courtney Brown, Laura McDonald, Judy Wade and Lydia Wilfong.

4th- 6th and Youth meet on the  3rd floor. Jennifer English leads this group. Members of our nursery staff are available in the children’s suite, ground floor, for the 8:30 AM and 11:00 AM services, as well as the 9:30 AM Sunday school hour.  All young children are invited to attend services with their parents, but after the children’s sermon, a member of our nursery staff will escort those 2nd grade and younger to the children’s/nursery suite. Courtney Morgan leads the NUrsery


Our nursery staff is available on Wednesday nights from 5:45 PM to 7:30 PM.

Shades Valley hosts five Presbytery church's youth and counselors 

Five Birmingham churches in our Presbytery combine youth groups for amazing Sunday night fellowship. First Presbyterian Church is currently hosting a joint youth group on Sunday nights, from 5-7.  The meeting location rotates and this group is comprised of students in middle and high schools from five area PCUSA churches: Shades Valley, Southminster, First Presbyterian, Oakmont, and Edgewood. So far, the group has met here in our building with great success.  Click for more info....Youth.