Health Ministry


Monthly, Saturdays: Sept. 23, Oct. 28, Nov. 11, Dec. 9 in Simkins Hall or Fireside Room 
Dance your way to fitness with First UMC member Whitney Hagan, licensed Zumba instructor.  Wear comfortable clothes and shoes, and bring a towel. Water will be available. Sponsored by the Health Ministry Council.  No charge.

Flu Shot Clinic

Wednesday October 18, 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Simkins Hall in The Shelby Center

flu-shotFirst UMC has the privilege of hosting one of the first flu vaccination clinics in the fall provided by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. This gives us the opportunity to both keep ourselves healthy and help keep our community healthy. There is no charge for the flu vaccine and no appointments necessary.

For more information, questions, or to volunteer, contact  Dorothy Williams (

Free Blood Pressure Screenings

Come get your blood pressure checked every 3rd Sunday of the month in Simkins Hall.  No charge.
3rd Sundays, 11 a.m., Simkins Hall in The Shelby Center


Community Blood Driveevent-blood-drive

Sunday April 8, 2018 – Time TBA

The Health Ministry Council sponsors an American Red Cross Community Blood Drive in the spring.  More info coming soon!


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For more information about the Council, or to volunteer, fill out the contact form below or call the church office (310) 393-8258.