Announcements Sunday November 12, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

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 (dandsmacleod@bellaliant.net) or Jordan McNally (jordan_mcnally3@hotmail.com) 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 yorkcovehead@gmail.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.

Community:

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 LaneAdmission 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, stpauls@pei.aibn.com

 

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Announcements Sunday November 5, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

-New “Gifts with a Vision” magazines are at the back of the church if you wish to make a contribution over and above what you normally give to the Mission and Service Fund – thank you for considering this request.

Time to renew Observer subscription. The cost is $25 and payable to York Covehead Pastoral Charge. Your payment can be placed on offering plate.

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 November 19th at 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.

There will be a Christmas Singalong in York United Church on Saturday, Dec 9 at 7pm with pianists Gordon Boothroyd and Jordan McNally 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 (dandsmacleod@bellaliant.net) or Jordan McNally (jordan_mcnally3@hotmail.com) know what your favourite songs are.  We are making a list and checking it twice.   

– Bulletin Memorials. If you would like to make a memorial donation in loving memory of a loved one, please contact the office to make a donation and give the details for the bulletin.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Wednesday and Friday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

Community:

Pre-registration is open for the second fall series of Fundamental Yoga with Certified Yoga Teacher, Dianne Birt. The York Community Centre class is Tuesday mornings at 10am and runs from November 7th until December 12th. Another series at Tracadie Community Centre runs Thursday evenings at 6:30 from November 9th until December 14th. Suitable for all levels. Each series (6 classes) costs $55. Drop-ins welcome at $11 per class. Contact Dianne at 902-394-5826, by email fundamentalyoga2017@gmail.com  or Facebook  https://www.facebook.com/fundamentalyoga2017

Announcements October 28, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

-New “Gifts with a Vision” magazines are at the back of the church if you wish to make a contribution over and above what you normally give to the Mission and Service Fund – thank you for considering this request.

Time to renew Observer subscription. The cost is $25 and payable to York Covehead Pastoral Charge. Your payment can be placed on offering plate.

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 United Church will celebrate its 90th Anniversary with a special service on Sunday November 19th at 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.

-Sing-along – December 9th at the York United Church.  Now is the time to chose your favourite Christmas songs for the playlist.   Send your choices to Sharon MacLeod at dandsmacleod@bellaliant.net or Jordan McNally at jordan_mcnally3@hotmail.com.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Monday and Wednesday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

Community:

The Stanhope Historical Society will meet at Stanhope Place, 2784 Bayshore Rd, on October 30th 2017 at 7:30 pm, this is our annual general meeting.  We are also Celebrating our Silver Anniversary and several Charter Members will be in attendance. Merlin Affleck General Manager of Stanhope Golf & Country Club will be Guest speaker, all are welcome.

CD Release Concert:  Kelley Mooney is releasing her first Christmas record “Caroling.” It’s a mix of Kelley’s favorite Christmas songs, a few contemporary ones, and a few originals. Kelley is excited to be joined by a variety of special guests… come out and see!

Location:            Trinity United Church, 220 Richmond Street, Charlottetown

Date:                   November 4, 2017

Time:                   7:00 pm (doors open at (6:30pm)

Admission:         Food items for the food bank, (or a cash donation) a friend and a smile.

-Pre-registration is open for the second fall series of Fundamental Yoga with Certified Yoga Teacher, Dianne Birt. Class is at York Community Centre Tuesday mornings at 10 and runs from November 7th until December 12th. The series (6 classes) costs $55. Drop-ins welcome at $11 per class. Contact Dianne at 902-394-5826, by email fundamentalyoga2017@gmail.com or Facebook https://www.facebook.com/fundamentalyoga2017

Announcements Sunday October 22nd, 2017

Worship:
-Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.
Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:
-New “Gifts with a Vision” magazines are at the back of the church if you wish to make a contribution over and above what you normally give to the Mission and Service Fund – thank you for considering this request.

-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.

-Central Sunday School will hold their annual walk for Mission and Service on Sunday October 22nd. Please watch for their donation box in the entry way.

– No Kid’s Club in November (back in December), but we will be hosting a great event on October. 27th from 6-8pm. We will be inviting kids to come trick-or-treating for canned food donations. This is an extension of our Vacation Bible School, but it is open to everybody! Kid’s can dress as their favourite super hero, or just grab a towel for a cape! We will be donating all food collected to the food bank. We will meet at the church and go from there. This event is for school aged children, and we will need a few parents to help out with drives. After trick-or-treating we will come back to the church for snacks and games! Contact Jenny Vessey for more information.

-Operation Christmas Child is back! We are requesting donations or cash to help us fill as many boxes as we can. The price to ship each box has increased to $10 this year. Please NO liquids (includes lipbalm, deodorant. toothpaste etc.) food, candy, clothing for children under the age of two, war toys or used items. Do include: clothing (warm clothing is requested for children in Ukraine), tools, sewing kits, school supplies (pencil sharpeners, notebooks, pens, pencils, calculators) hygiene items (facecloth, soap, toothbrush, hairbrush) new stuffed toys or dolls, picture books, toys, soccer balls and pump. All items should be suitable for children ages 2-14. The greatest need is for boys ages 10-14. The deadline for donations is Nov.12. Items can be dropped off at York United during worship, youth groups or office hours.

-Central United Church will celebrate its 90th Anniversary with a special service on Sunday November 19th at 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.
-Sing-along – December 9th at the York United Church. Now is the time to chose your favourite Christmas songs for the playlist. Send your choices to Sharon MacLeod at dandsmacleod@bellaliant.net or Jordan McNally at jordan_mcnally3@hotmail.com.

Business and Meetings:
– The office will be open Wednesday and Friday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

-The Official Board of the York-Covehead Pastoral Charge will meet on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in St. James United Church, West Covehead. All church treasurers are asked to have a report ready. A discussion will be held on the request to revisit the allocation formula as we look toward drafting the 2018 Budget.
Community:

– Fall Bruch Fundraiser Sunday, October 29, 2017, 10:30am – 1:00pm at Olde Dunstaffnage School Centre. Breakfast Brunch; pancakes, sausages, quiche, baked beans, biscuits and more. Cost $8.00 /person, children 7 -12 $5.00 and 6 and under free. Contact Karen Vanderkloet – 902-368-2804

-The Stanhope Historical Society will meet at Stanhope Place, 2784 Bayshore Rd, on October 30th 2017 at 7:30 pm, this is our annual general meeting. We are also Celebrating our Silver Anniversary and several Charter Members will be in attendance. Merlin Affleck General Manager of Stanhope Golf & Country Club will be Guest speaker, all are welcome.

CD Release Concert:  Kelley Mooney is releasing her first Christmas record “Caroling.” It’s a mix of Kelley’s favorite Christmas songs, a few contemporary ones, and a few originals. Kelley is excited to be joined by a variety of special guests… come out and see!

Location:            Trinity United Church, 220 Richmond Street, Charlottetown

Date:                   November 4, 2017

Time:                   7:00 pm (doors open at (6:30pm)

Admission:         Food items for the food bank, (or a cash donation) a friend and a smile.

Announcements Sunday October 16, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

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.

-Central Sunday School will hold their annual walk for Mission and Service on Sunday October 22nd. Please watch for their donation box in the entry way.

Central United Church will celebrate its 90th Anniversary with a special service on Sunday November 19th at 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.

-Sing-along – December 9th at the York United Church.  Now is the time to chose your favourite Christmas songs for the playlist.   Send your choices to Sharon MacLeod at dandsmacleod@bellaliant.net or Jordan McNally at jordan_mcnally3@hotmail.com.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Monday and Wednesday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

-The Official Board of the York-Covehead Pastoral Charge will meet on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in St. James United Church, West Covehead.  All church treasurers are asked to have a report ready.  A discussion will be held on the request to revisit the allocation formula as we look toward drafting the 2018 Budget.

Community:

The WoHeLo Club will again host their Fall & Winter clothing sale, Wednesday, October 18th – 12 PM – 4 PM; Thursday, October 19th – 8AM to 8PM and Friday October 20th 8AM to 1:00 PM – in Classrooms A&B – 3rd floor of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. We offer high quality, gently used clothing and accessories for the whole family.  All proceeds go to fund equipment for high-risk newborn babies in the province. Come early for best bargains!

-Do you have type 2 diabetes or support someone who does? Diabetes Canada invites you to participate in a conversation about living with type 2 diabetes in your community. This free event will take place on Tuesday, October 24 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St Mark’s Presbyterian Hall, 7 Tamarac Avenue, Charlottetown. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information or to register contact: 902-894-3205 or InfoPEI@diabetes.ca.

– Fall Bruch Fundraiser Sunday, October 29, 2017, 10:30am – 1:00pm at Olde Dunstaffnage School Centre. Breakfast Brunch; pancakes, sausages, quiche, baked beans, biscuits and more. Cost $8.00 /person, children 7 -12 $5.00 and 6 and under free. Contact Karen Vanderkloet – 902-368-2804

CD Release Concert:  Kelley Mooney is releasing her first Christmas record “Caroling.” It’s a mix of Kelley’s favorite Christmas songs, a few contemporary ones, and a few originals. Kelley is excited to be joined by a variety of special guests… come out and see!

Location:            Trinity United Church, 220 Richmond Street, Charlottetown

Date:                   November 4, 2017

Time:                   7:00 pm (doors open at (6:30pm)

Admission:         Food items for the food bank, (or a cash donation) a friend and a smile.

 

 

 

Announcements October 8th, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

-Central UCW will meet on Tue. Oct. 10, 7:30 pm at the home of Donna Thompson, Frenchfort.

West Covehead UCW will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items for the Food Bank.  This is their Thanksgiving project and items can be received until October 15, 2017 

-Central Sunday School will hold their annual walk for Mission and Service on Sunday October 22nd. Please watch for their donation box in the entry way.

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.

Central United Church will celebrate its 90th Anniversary with a special service on Sunday November 19th at 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.

-SAVE THE DATE:  There will be a Christmas Sing-a-Long in York Church on Saturday, December 9, with Gordon Boothroyd and Jordan McNally

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Wednesday and Friday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

-The Official Board of the York-Covehead Pastoral Charge will meet on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in St. James United Church, West Covehead.  All church treasurers are asked to have a report ready.  A discussion will be held on the request to revisit the allocation formula as we look toward drafting the 2018 Budget.

– Bulletin Memorials. If you would like to make a memorial donation in loving memory of a loved one, please contact the office to make a donation and give the details for the bulletin.

Community:

-Previously Loved Jewellery Sale Mark your calendar! Saturday October 14, 1-3pm Spring Park United Church Hall, Kirkwood Dr Charlottetown. Fundraisers for G’Ma Circle of Charlottetown Grandmothers to Grandmothers Stephen Lewis Foundation. Donations of jewellery and scarves are welcomes at any time by calling 902-892-8298 or 902-566-3536 to arrange for pickup

The WoHeLo Club will again host their Fall & Winter clothing sale, Wednesday, October 18th – 12 PM – 4 PM; Thursday, October 19th – 8AM to 8PM and Friday October 20th 8AM to 1:00 PM – in Classrooms A&B – 3rd floor of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. We offer high quality, gently used clothing and accessories for the whole family.  All proceeds go to fund equipment for high-risk newborn babies in the province. Come early for best bargains!

-Do you have type 2 diabetes or support someone who does? Diabetes Canada invites you to participate in a conversation about living with type 2 diabetes in your community. This free event will take place on Tuesday, October 24 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St Mark’s Presbyterian Hall, 7 Tamarac Avenue, Charlottetown. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information or to register contact: 902-894-3205 or InfoPEI@diabetes.ca.

CD Release Concert:  Kelley Mooney is releasing her first Christmas record “Caroling.” It’s a mix of Kelley’s favorite Christmas songs, a few contemporary ones, and a few originals. Kelley is excited to be joined by a variety of special guests… come out and see!

Location:            Trinity United Church, 220 Richmond Street, Charlottetown

Date:                   November 4, 2017

Time:                   7:00 pm (doors open at (6:30pm)

Admission:         Food items for the food bank, (or a cash donation) a friend and a smile.

Announcements Sunday October 2, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

-Central UCW will meet on Tue. Oct. 10, 7:30 pm at the home of Donna Thompson, Frenchfort.

West Covehead UCW will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items for the Food Bank.  This is their Thanksgiving project and items can be received until October 15, 2017 

-Central Sunday School will hold their annual walk for Mission and Service on Sunday October 22nd. Please watch for their donation box in the entry way.

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.

Central United Church will celebrate its 90th Anniversary with a special service on Sunday November 19th at 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.

-SAVE THE DATE:  There will be a Christmas Sing-a-Long in York Church on Saturday, December 9, with Gordon Boothroyd and Jordan McNally

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Tuesday from 9:30am-12:30pm and Wednesday afternoon from 1-3pm. Please note change of hours for this week. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

Community:

Ceilidh at Dunstaffnage School Centre on Sunday, October 1 at 7:00pm hosted by Roadmasters Band, with Ivor Price, Wayne Diamond, Theo Wiegers & Dave Moore. Guest entertainers include: Kay Arsenault, Lou Doiron, Glenn McCabe, Frances Stan Paquett, & fiddler, Lorraine Lynch. Admission $8.00; 50/50 Draw & Lunch.

The WoHeLo Club will again host their Fall & Winter clothing sale, Wednesday, October 18th – 12 PM – 4 PM; Thursday, October 19th – 8AM to 8PM and Friday October 20th 8AM to 1:00 PM – in Classrooms A&B – 3rd floor of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. We offer high quality, gently used clothing and accessories for the whole family.  All proceeds go to fund equipment for high-risk newborn babies in the province. Come early for best bargains!