–Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.
Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: email@example.com.
-The Annual Cemetery Memorial Service for East Stanhope Road Cemetery will be held at Stanhope Church on September 17th at 11:00am. This service is the only fundraising event held for the upkeep and maintenance of this cemetery. All relatives and friends of those interred there are welcome to attend. As of November, 2016, the executive of the cemetery committee is as follows: Chair – Willard Horne; Secretary – Ron Clarke; Treasurer – Don Ellis.
-Girls’ Group and Youth Group are starting September 13th. Girls’ Group is from 6-7:30 (grades 5-7) and Youth Group is from 7:30-9 (grades 7+)
-Book Club: The Book Club will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 26 at 7pm in the home of Sheila Jewell. Discussion of Hidden Figures by Margo Lee Shetterly will follow a pot luck supper.
-Joint service on October 1 for World Wide Communion will be held at St James, West Covehead at 10:30am. Lunch to follow. Please note: A to M sandwiches and N to Z sweets.
–PEI UCW Presbyterial Workshop will be held at Camp Abegweit on Saturday September 30, 2017. The theme is “Moving Forward with Spirit” Deadline for registration: Mid-September or when we reach 100. $12.00; Non-refundable; 9am to 3pm. Contact Roma Birt in Central for more information.
–Central United Church will host their Annual Dessert Buffet; Goods &Service Auction & Bake Sale on Saturday Oct 21st at the Dunstaffnage School Centre starting at 6:30 pm (note change of date) Tickets are Adults $6, children $3. Available from any Central Members. Please list your Auction items at the Church. Contacts: Sandra 629-1376 or Heather 629-1363.
Business and Meetings:
–Special Meeting of Official Board and Congregations: The Prince Edward Island Presbytery Pastoral Relations Committee is calling a special York-Covehead Pastoral Charge Official Board meeting on Monday, September 25, 2017, – 6:45 p.m. in Central United Church for the purpose of receiving the recommendation from the Joint Needs Assessment Committee’s Report. The Presbytery is also calling all congregations to meet on the same evening commencing at 7:30 p.m. in Central United to receive the Official Board’s recommendation on the Joint Needs Assessment Report. Everyone is invited to attend the Official Board meeting as well and it is hoped all members will attend for this important step in the life of the Pastoral Charge. A copy of the report is available either at the back of your church or from your Joint Needs Assessment Committee members.
–Search Committee Members: Each congregation should nominate a minimum of two members before September 25th for membership on the Search Committee. Please forward the nominees to Sheila Gallant – firstname.lastname@example.org – before September 25th so they can be appointed by appropriate motion at the meeting. These names will then go forward, along with the Joint Needs Assessment Report, to the Prince Edward Island Presbytery for appointment at its meeting on September 28th.
– The office will be open Wednesday and Friday 9am-12pm. Please have all announcements emailed to email@example.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.
–Fundamental Yoga (with Registered Yoga Teacher, Dianne Birt) is offering fall yoga classes starting week of September 26th: Tuesday mornings, 10 am at York Community Centre, &Thursday evenings at 6:30 pm at Tracadie Community Centre. All ages (12 & up) and levels welcome. A 6-week session will cost $55.Drop-ins will still be an option ($11 per class). Please contact Dianne at 902-394-5826, by email or Facebook firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.facebook.com/fundamentalyoga2017
–70th Anniversary Celebration for the Dunstaffnage – Marshfield 4-H Club Open House, Saturday, September 30th from 2:00 – 4:00pm at Dunstaffnage School Centre. Come and celebrate the History of 4-H in our Communities