Lindenwood Manor and Terrace, Assisted Living (www.lindenwood.ca) are hosting a Christmas Craft and Gift Fair, Wednesday, November 18 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at 475 and 490 Lindenwood Drive East. (across the street from each other).
Mennonite Church Manitoba Fall Delegate sessions to be held at Springstein Mennonite Church, Thursday, November 5, 2015, from 7:00-9:00 pm. Registration will begin at 6:15 pm. For more information: http://www.mennochurch.mb.ca/2015/10/mcm-fall-delegate-meeting-info-and-documents/
Camps with Meaning Celebration Fundraising Banquet:
COME JOIN US: Sunday, November l, 2015 at Douglas Mennonite Church, Winnipeg
Please check posters for details
Camp Moose Lake’s annual Fall Work Day will be taking place October 30-31 (Friday evening – Saturday evening). If you’re interested in helping, please RSVP by Sunday, October 25 to Scott at email@example.com or 437-2091.
Save the Date: Youth, parents, and camp supporters, and hockey fans are invited to a Fundraising Evening with Nick Spaling (Toronto Maple Leafs, Center) at Douglas Mennonite Church on Tuesday evening, Dec. 1 (exact time to be confirmed). Nick will share pizza, autographs, and what’s it like as a Christian to play in the NHL. Proceeds of a free will offering in support of Christian Formation ministries and Camps with Meaning. Sponsored by Mennonite Church Canada and Mennonite Church Manitoba.
Discover Outtatown at CMU’s Campus Visit Day on November 6. Outtatown is a unique, one or two-semester certificate program of CMU. It’s an incredible year for recent high school grads looking to travel, serve others, learn more about God and the world, make lifelong friends, and experience ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ adventure. Limited space is available so apply today! For more info: cmu.ca/campusvisit
(#1 For congregations within 80k radius of Winkler): Engage in an Evening of Conversation, Dessert, and Song in Support of CMU, Friday, Nov 6, 7:30 PM, Grace Mennonite Church, Winkler, MB. Featured will be a panel conversation on “The Church and Young Adults: Voices of Hesitation and Hope” including Paul Peters, Katrina Woelk, Justin Rempel and Lori Dueck, with moderator Peter Epp. The evening will also include songs by Matthew Pauls, Baritone, newly appointed Assistant Professor of Music. Confirm your interest in attending by emailing Joyce Friesen firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 204.487.3300 ext. 604.
November 4: Face2Face – An Urban Reserve at Kapyong: Imagining a Future — What might the possibility of an Urban Reserve at Kapyong Barracks mean for all of us? Can we name our questions and apprehensions and, in conversation, begin to shape a shared vision for this initiative in this area of our city? Featuring panel members Chief Dennis Meeches, Long Plain First Nation, Harry Finnegan, former head of Planning at the City of Winnipeg, and Andrew Holtman, Tuxedo Community Association Board of Directors. Jointly sponsored by CMU and the Treaty Relations Commission of Manitoba. (7:00 PM, Marpeck Commons, 2299 Grant Ave.) Join us!
Leading Well: A Workshop for Song Leaders and Worship Leaders, November 14, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM CMU Chapel. This workshop, led by Dr. Christine Longhurst, will explore ways in which worship/song leaders can more effectively lead their congregations into dialogue with God. Cost is $35 per person, $25 for each additional person from the same congregation. Students are $10. For more information and to register go to cmu.ca/leadingwell.
Canadian Mennonite University invites inquiries and applications for the full-time position of Student Advising Coordinator. To view the full job descriptions, please visit cmu.ca/employment. Applications should be submitted immediately and will be accepted until this position is filled. Inquiries should be directed to Dianna Robson, Director of Human Resources at email@example.com or 204-594-0532.
Mennonite Community Orchestra Fall Concert, November 15, 3:00 PM, CMU Chapel. The concert will feature Weber’s Oberon Overture, Beethoven’s Symphony #1 and Bach’s Keyboard Concerto BWV 1056. Conductor William Gordon, Student Soloist Anneli Loepp Thiessen. Tickets $15 Adults, $5 Students, Children 12 and under free. For more information go to http://www.cmu.ca/uploaded/images/MCO_Fall_2015_Poster.jpg
Come worship with us at CMU Vespers, a monthly worship service of choral music on Sunday, November 15, in the Laudamus Auditorium, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd. The choir will be led by Paul Dueck with worship led by Paul Doerksen. This and all services this year will be held at 7:00 PM (note new starting time) For more information see cmu.ca/vespers.
November 28: Christmas at CMU – Create your own concert with family, friends and neighbours while enjoying music, festive decor, cookies, and hot apple cider.
Featuring: CMU Choirs, Vocal and Instrumental Jazz, Flute, Guitar, and Handbell Ensembles, Music Faculty, Readings and Drama for Kids, Concert Finale, Audience Carol Sing, Hallelujah Chorus (2:00 PM & 7:00 PM, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd.) Free admission. For more information go to cmu.ca/Christmas.
SINGIN’ in the GRAIN – a fundraising concert for the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, this coming Saturday, November 1 at 7:30 pm in Springfield Heights Mennonite Church, 570 Sharron Bay, Winnipeg, featuring the Winkler Community Male Choir and the Eastman Male Choir. Let’s help to fill the benches at this church, enjoy some great music and make our donations to CFGB.
MCC Matters 2015 – “Hope happens here: Oppression dismantled” – November 21 at CMU. Free event, with lunch included if you pre-register! For full details or to register visit mccmanitoba.ca/mccmatters or call (204)261-6381.
Purple Lights Campaign – This November, MCC Manitoba invites you to bring abuse out of the shadows and into the light by “going purple” during domestic violence awareness month. Find out how you can get involved at mccmanitoba.ca/abuse.
MCC Canada welcomes applications for the position of HR Administrative Assistant- Domestic. Interested individuals are asked to contact firstname.lastname@example.org with a cover letter and resume by November 5, 2015. View the complete description at: http://mcccanada.ca/get-involved/serve/openings/hr-administrative-assistant-domestic-0
Baking needed for Christmas Craft and Bake Sale – MCC’s annual Christmas Craft and Bake Sale is coming up on November 28 at 134 Plaza Dr, Winnipeg. Proceeds support the purchase of kit supplies. Donated baked goods gratefully accepted Friday, Nov. 27 before 5:00 pm and the morning of Saturday, Nov 28. For more info call Sophia at (204)261-6381.