Charleswood United will host its 11th annual men’s dinner on Wednesday, April 24th, 6:30 p.m., doors open 6:00 p.m. This lively evening will feature guest speaker Jim Bell of Silaom Mission and guest musician Aaron Hutton. Tickets, $35 each, will be on sale until April 18th both after worship services and in the office during the week.
All are welcome to the upcoming Emerging Perspectives on Ministry II, an ecumenical learning & friendship building opportunity with Anglicans, Lutherans, Mennonites, Ukrainian & Roman Catholics and United Church folk. Dr. Diana Butler Bass, an award-winning author, speaker, and independent scholar specializing in American religion and culture, will deliver a lecture and conduct a workshop based on her latest book, Grateful: The Transformative Power of Giving Thanks. All are welcome on May 7th & 8th at the CMU Chapel (600 Shaftesbury Blvd.) with a free public lecture on May 7th at the Eckhardt Gramatté Hall, University of Winnipeg, (515 Portage Ave.). Registration $40/person available by selecting this link.
Charleswood United Church will host its 4th annual Caring Hearts Luncheon in support of St. Matthews Maryland Community Ministry on Wednesday, May 15th, 12:00 p.m. We will honour the service of the Garden Tour volunteers and celebrate their 20 years of volunteerism. Tickets, $25/person, will be available in the church office beginning April 15th and after both worship services from April 21st until May 8th. Silent Auction. Entertainment.
Charleswood United Church will host a blood donor clinic on Friday, May 17th, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Your commitment of time spent can save up to three lives. Please take the time today to call 1-888-2-DONATE (1-888-236-6283) or visit blood.ca to book your appointment.
Save the date! The annual CREST fundraising pancake breakfast will take place on Saturday, September 21st, 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Applebee’s Grant Park, 1150 Grant Ave. Tickets $15/person will be on sale in August. All proceeds will support the work of the CREST team.