Community Church Meeting at CAC

Marty Thompson

The Oakmont Community Church has a temporary home in the Central Activities Center. The church moved to the CAC’s card room for the duration of remodeling at the East Rec Center.

The church chose the CAC after OVA offered that or the West Rec Center to replace its longtime home, the Berger Center, which is housing the Oakmont Sunday Symposium until the East Rec is finished, expected in January.

The Berger was the only Oakmont site with space for the symposium’s typical 111 person audience.

Pastor Brinda Peterson told her congregation plans for the move at the end of August. “Everyone seemed excited about moving to the CAC,” she said.

The congregation is worshipping in the CAC card room. The art room will be used to store card tables. It and the CAC courtyard can be used for after service fellowship.

Lack of storage space at the CAC, a problem shared by the West Rec, means some church equipment can’t be used during the temporary move. That includes a calinova, a key