Reminder we are having membership transfer next week for Bernie and Tammy Rempel, Wilf, Karen and Lauren Harms.
Book group is meeting on Thursday at 7:30
MCC Manitoba is accepting applications for the positions of Indigenous Neighbours Coordinator and International Volunteer Exchange Program Coordinator. For full job descriptions or to apply, please visit mcccanada.ca/get-involved/serve/openings. Positions close April 25, 2016.
MCC summer positions – MCC Manitoba is accepting applications for two summer positions. Spend 14 weeks working with MCC’s Migration and Resettlement program or facilitating literacy and gardening programs with Sam’s Place. Apply by April 27. For more information, please visit mcccanada.ca/get-involved/serve/openings.
Grow Hope for Syria – Last year, Grow Hope farmers sponsored 204 acres of Manitoba farmland, raising up to $500,000 after government matching! Join them this year — sign up to sponsor an acre for $300 and watch your gift turn into as much as $2,500 of emergency relief for people in Syria. Find out more at mccmanitoba.ca/growhope or by calling (204)261-6381.
Special event – Wed., April 20, 2016 – 7 pm. Join former journalist and current MKO Grand Chief Sheila North Wilson for a screening of 1200+ , her documentary exploring how and why many Indigenous women and girls go missing or are murdered in Canada. It shows viewers that the tragedy of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls affects us all and that we can all be part of the solution. Sam’s Place – 159 Henderson Hwy.
All are invited to the events of CMU Graduation weekend, including the following:
Spring Choral Concert: enjoy performances by the CMU Singers and the CMU Men’s and Women’s Choruses on Saturday, April 23, 7:00 PM at the Loewen Athletic Centre, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd.
Graduation Service: Sunday, April 24 at 2:30 PM, Immanuel Pentecostal Church, 955 Wilkes Ave. The graduation address will be given by Sister Lesley Sacouman, reflecting on the Jubilee Year of Mercy declared by Pope Francis in 2015.
Camp Assiniboia is accepting applications for the position of Head Cook. Hours of work are from 12 pm to 8 pm, Monday to Friday for July and August. For more information please contact Alfridie Braun, or David Hogue at Camp Assiniboia 204-864-2159 or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Are you interested in a casual position as a Ropes Instructor at Camp Assiniboia? We are looking for people who would be available from September to June. Ropes course training is on April 30-May 1st. Please contact Katherine Hogue at 204) 864-2159 Ext 104 to sign up for training.
Camps with Meaning Birding Retreat: This event will take place at Camp Koinonia, May 27-29. Information and to register online (http://www.campswithmeaning.org/retreats/” or call the Camps office at 204-895-2267for more information.
Come and hear Naked Anabaptist author Stuart Murray Williams and get a glimpse into the future of the church in Canada. Stuart will share about his experience through the Anabaptist Network and the post-Christendom church across the United Kingdom and Europe. Thursday, April 21, 7-9 pm Evening Event at Sterling Mennonite (1008 Dakota St. Wpg. MB R2N 1P2
Reserve your spot by May 2nd for our Mother’s Day “Over and Above” Fundraising Lunch at Camp Assiniboia. The lunch will be held on Sunday, May 8th at 12:00 PM. Choose between an indoor banquet: $15 adults, $5 children (5-10 years) or outdoor BBQ: $12 adults, $5 children (5-10 years). Special music will be provided by Paul Dueck and David Hogue. For reservations, call Camp Assiniboia at 204.864.2159 (ext. 104). This year, any funds “Over and Above” what we normally raise will go towards building four new cabins at Camp Assiniboia this summer. So come treat your mom to lunch and at the same time support a great cause!
Mennonite Women Manitoba is hosting the Sister Care Seminar on May 13 & 14 at the Bethel Mennonite Church in Winnipeg. Presenters are Carolyn Heggen and Rhoda Keener. Register online by April 30 atwww.mennochurch.mb.ca/events. For more information see poster or contact Kathy Giesbrecht at MCM – firstname.lastname@example.org
MCI Fundraising Evening. April 30th. Admission by donation. Includes dinner at 5:30pm and a concert to follow. To reserve a place at the banquet and concert, please RSVP to email@example.com or(204) 327-5891. The evening features MCI Chamber Choir, Illuminate, Resonate, and an Alumni & Friends Choir (directed by Kristel Peters & Korey Peters). If you want to join the Alumni & Friends Choir, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (204) 327-5891