Sunday, September 26, 2021



SUNDAY
SEPTEMBER 26

Jumpstart Sunday... back to school, back to work, back to church! A combined service for St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada will be held at Kirk Memorial United Church in Glenelg, 11 a.m. (outdoor weather permitting). Featuring a circus theme, there will be activities for children including a bounce house, photo booth, special music, barbecue, popcorn, ice cream and more.

SUNDAY
OCTOBER 3

World Communion Sunday – the Sacrament of Holy Communion will be celebrated at all three services for St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada (times and locations noted elsewhere in the calendar).

SUNDAY
OCT. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Services for St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada are 9:30 a.m. at St. John’s in Sherbrooke, 11 a.m. at Kirk in Glenelg and 6:30 p.m. at Bethany in East River St. Mary’s.

MON. to WED.
OCTOBER 4 to 6
and
THURS. to SAT.
OCTOBER 7 to 9
and
TUES. to THURS.
OCTOBER 12 to 14

The Nova Scotia Breast Screening Program mobile unit will be making stops in Sherbrooke at St. Mary’s Hospital from October 4 to 6, in Guysborough at Guysborough Memorial Hospital from October 7 to 9 and in Canso at Canso Medical Centre from October 12 to 14. Call 1-800-565-0548 to book an appointment at either of these scheduled NSBSP mobile stops.

THURSDAY
OCTOBER 7

Women’s Bible Study for St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada resumes at St. John’s in Sherbrooke, 10 a.m.

Men’s Group for St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada resumes at St. John’s in Sherbrooke, 7 p.m.

SATURDAY
OCTOBER 9

Youth Group (Grades 6 to 12) for St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada resumes at Kirk in Glenelg from 7:30 to 9 p.m. (every second Friday).

SUNDAY
OCTOBER 10

JAM Club – Jesus And Me – St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada’s program for children and all ages Sunday School resumes at Kirk in Glenelg, 2 p.m. (every second Sunday). This year’s theme: Celebration!

Thanksgiving Sunday will be observed at all three services for St. Mary’s Pastoral Charge / The United Church of Canada (times and locations noted elsewhere in the calendar). Monetary donations or non-perishable food items will be received for St. Mary’s Food Bank – as well as personal care kit toiletry items for St. Mary’s Hospital.

TUESDAYS

Canso Lions TV bingo, 6 p.m. Play at the Lions Club or at home by watching on Cable 6.

WEDNESDAYS

The Eastern Shore Lifestyles Centre weekly toonie Hope Chest 50/50 draw. Play your weekly toonie by noon or pay in advance at Spry Bay Campground, Sheet Harbour Irving, Wilsons Gas Stop, Sheet Harbour Discount & Gift, Dufferin Variety & Pizza or Gizmos in Moser River. Sponsored by the Sheet Harbour Lions Club. AGD-106640-21.

SATURDAYS

Buy Nova Scotia Legion 50/50 Fundraiser tickets in support of the Mulgrave Royal Canadian Legion Branch 37 online at https://rafflebox.ca/raffle/rclns. Draw takes place weekly at 5 p.m. IMPORTANT: Don’t forget to select “Mulgrave Branch 37” in the “In Support Of” drop-down box before you purchase your tickets.