Sunday, May 24 - 100 Guitars Standing for Nepal.
A fundraiser in support of MCC response to the Nepal disaster at The Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick, Kitchener. 2:00 p. m.
Sunday, May 24 - Nepal Disaster Fundraising Concert.
The Grand Philharmonic Choir and friends perform Faure's Requiem in support of MCC's response to the earthquake in Nepal. St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 49 Queen Street East, Kitchener. 4:00 p. m. A free will offering will be taken.
Sunday, May 24 - Mennonite Relief Sale Fundraiser Concert
Martin Family Singers accompanied by the Waterloo Chamber Players. 7:30 p. m. at Steinmann Mennonite Church. Tickets available at MCC Ontario or Mennonite Savings & Credit Union.
Mennonite Relief Sale -
Get involved at the New Hamburg Mennonite Relief Sale May 29 & 30 in one of the following ways: Run for Relief: register for the 5k Run or 2k Walk, busking-style musicians are needed Friday evening or Saturday (contact Dan at firstname.lastname@example.org) or start plant cuttings and bulbs now and bring them to the MCC Plant Tent at the Sale. Details of these opportunities to get involved can be found at our website (www.nhmrs.com) or href="mailto:email@example.com">email.
- Donate & roll coins at the My Coins Count tent. Come to the Friday evening indoor auction featuring items for the inside of the home. Come and sample food from three new food venues! Volunteers are needed for setup and cleanup on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. For details contact John Reimer by email.
May 29 - 31
Mennonite & Brethren Marriage Encounter Weekend in Wainfleet, Ontario. See Pastor Dave for a registration form.
Sunday, June 7 - Meeting for Young Adults – AWAKEN -
Are you a university/college aged young adult? We will be engaging in worship, discussion and fellowship. We will be meeting Sunday evenings for June, July and August from 7-10 p. m. at Wilmot Center Missionary Church. Invite your friends! Like our facebook page or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Mon. Jun. 15 Book Release - Ron and Gudrun Matthies will share stories from their life journey as recorded in their soon to be released book, Go Well: A Global Pilgrimage. 12-1 p. m. Community Room, 50 Kent Avenue, Kitchener. Bring your own lunch.
Thursday, June 18 - MCC Ontario Annual General Meeting.
Sommerfeld Mennonite Church, 6700 Springfield Road, Aylmer. 6:00 p. m. To register or for more info call 519-745-8458 or go to mcccanada.ca/ontario-agm.
Baden Fun Days - 10th anniversary
Saturday, June 20th at Baden Beck Park. Time slots for carnival events are from 11:00 a. m. - 2:00 p. m. Volunteers needed to help run pre-planned children’s events/games as well as set up prior to and clean up following the event. Sun hat, sun lotion, and a willing spirit are all that are needed to volunteer! A great way to connect with the community! Sign sheet on back bulletin board by Sunday, May 31st if possible.
Photo Display - MSCU Centre for Peace Advancement and Conrad Grebel University College
announce the extension of Taking Community from the Farm to the World, an exhibition of David L. Hunsberger’s iconic photographs. On display until August 14 at Conrad Grebel University College. Monday to Friday, 8:30 a. m. – 4:30 p. m.
Invest in the Church –
A letter from Mennonite Church Canada has been placed in your mailbox inviting you to prayerfully consider your participation in extending the mission of the wider church and be part of God’s mission for the Church beyond our local congregation.
Nepal Update -
MCC began its Nepal earthquake response last week, providing emergency food to 1,650 of the most vulnerable families in three rural areas. The Canadian government has indicated it will provide matching funds for donations from individual Canadians to relief efforts in Nepal until May 25. Donate today at mcccanada.ca/nepal-earthquake.