Programs

Children’s Programs

Our young people and children usually meet in appropriate age  groups and/or collectively on Sunday mornings from 10:45 – 11:30 a.m. following participation in the worship service  at 10:30 a.m

All ages in the Sunday School program are welcome to take part in its annual Christmas drama/musical presentation at the Sunday morning service prior to Christmas day. Rehearsals generally take place during Sunday School time in the fall months. Spring dramas also possible.

Children and youth are also encouraged to take active parts in Sunday services: ie intergenerational, theme, or special occasion services, through music, activity, reading, drama etc.

Handbell Choirs

Two multi-aged ensembles rehearse respectively on Mondays at 7 pm (Arlene Smith – leader) and Fridays at 3 pm (Anne Robertson – leader) and take part in Sunday services as chosen.

 

Adult Choir

Our adult choir practices on Wednesdays at 7 pm under the leadership of David Litt and sings regularly in Sunday services. Other ministry of music includes vocal ensemble, solos, instrumentals, etc.

Book Club

Open to all, this lively group meets 5 – 6 times per year on a Wednesday evening beginning with a  soup supper at 5:15 p.m. followed by discussion of a chosen book from 6 to 7 p.m. Contact is Rebecca Taylor.

Faith Study Group

Self-led group meets approximately twice monthly during daytime in private homes (ie Tuesdays at 2 pm), September to May, to read and discuss modern study resources about faith and religion. Contact is Lou Hobbs.

UCW (United Church Women)

An opportunity for social/educational/spiritual engagement, this group meets on a monthly basis with additional regional events and retreats available. Community outreach programs/entertainment are provided by members on occasions for the local Bon Air Nursing Home.  Funeral luncheon catering is also offered. Contacts are Anne Robertson and Joanne Traczuk.

Creative Kindness

Individual volunteers  who prepare and sew articles of clothing, blankets, quilts, etc. for donation to the overseas “Arms of Jesus Mission” as well as for other destinations. Contact is Llarian Hider.