–Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.
Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
–A Joint Session Meeting will take place at West Covehead United Church on Monday November 13th at 7:30pm. All Session Members are encouraged to attend.
-Central UCW will meet on November 14th at 7:30 pm in the church parlour. All interested women will be welcome.
–Central United Church will celebrate its 90th Anniversary with a special service on Sunday evening, November 19th 7pm. Come and enjoy a great evening of music, special singing, and fellowship. Help celebrate the legacy left to us by our ancestors, families and friends. All welcome refreshments to follow. Guest Speaker, Reverend Joy Noble.
–There will be a Christmas Singalong in York United Church on Saturday, Dec 9 at 7pm with pianists, Gordon Boothroyd and Jordan McNally; drummer, Joe Doran and song leader, Marilyn MacDonald. Come and join other singers for a fun evening of Christmas music of all types and for all ages. Admission is by donation. Let Sharon MacLeod (email@example.com) or Jordan McNally (firstname.lastname@example.org) know what your favourite songs are. We are making a list and checking it twice.
Business and Meetings:
– The office will be open Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to email@example.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.
– The York-Covehead Pastoral Charge Joint Search Committee have held their first meeting. The members are: Lorna Thompson, James Miller, Dorothy Lewis, Jenny Vessey, Marion MacCallum, Mary MacKenzie, Fred Connolly, Sheila Gallant, and Presbytery representatives: Rev. Kevin MacKenzie and Larry Hale. The Committee’s work is confidential but we will keep the Charge informed as much as possible. Please respect this need for confidentiality at this stage and be assured that we are working in the Charge’s best interest for all. If you have any suggestions on a minister’s name you would like to put forward, please contact your Church’s representative and it will be forwarded to the Committee as a whole for consideration. Thank you.
–Please come to the BRACKLEY BEACH Pancake Breakfast & Bake Sale on Saturday, November 18th, 8-10 am. Enjoy time with family and friends and get a head start on your Christmas baking. There will be lots of home baking, frozen apple pies and other items for sale. Adults $7, Children $4 and proceeds are for the upkeep of the Brackley Beach Community Centre, 3330 Brackley Point Road. For information, please contact Ellen Cudmore 902-218-6984.
–The annual Wheatley River Christmas Craft fair will take place Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 9am – 3:30pm at the Wheatley River Hall located at 16 Rackhams Lane. Admission is $2 at the door, free for children 12 years and under. A wonderful array of crafts will be offered for sale including: creams, crocheting, honey, jewellery, knitwear, paintings, preserves, rugs, sewing, woodwork and wreaths. There will be a 50/50 draw. Lunch options will be available. Everyone is welcome. Admission supports hall maintenance. For further information call 902-964-2586 / 902-621-0834.
–American Thanksgiving Dinner: Thursday 23 November, 4:30 – 6:30 — St. Paul’s parish hall, Prince at Richmond in downtown Charlottetown. Delicious turkey and all the fixings + dessert, etc. for $15 ($8 children) — which funds the church’s annual Christmas food hamper program. Tickets and take-out orders: St. Paul’s office – 902-892-1691, firstname.lastname@example.org