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We Strive to be a Nut and Fragrance Free Facility

Please help us provide a safer and more comfortable environment
         for our congregation members,
         staff, renters, and members of the public by refraining from bringing in
         nuts and wearing/using scented products.


Choir Practices - Thursday Nights - 7:30pm

       Olinda-Ruthven - Choir Director and Organist - Lynn Mailhoit.             

       Trinity - Choir Director and Organist - Margaret Pare


Haiti Mission Fund - Buckets for your donations are at the back of the two Churches.
             The Ruthven Pastoral Charge sponsors The Callebasse Christian School in Haiti.
             Your donations help feed the children, give them a uniform and pay the teachers.
             The last Sunday of the Month a collection will be taken for the School. Thanks!

This week:

This week we pray for

      Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Peru

      The Children and teachers at Callebasse Christian School


Wed Oct 17, 1pm -     UCW Fall Rally at Bethel Maidstone United Church. Ron Dunn Guest Speaker.
                                                      Food donations to the Downtown Mission appreciated.

Advance Notice:

Tues Oct 23-Thurs Oct 25 - Olinda-Ruthven are making Meat Pies again.
                                                      Please call Linda 519.324.9664 to order.
                                                      Pick up of the pies Thursday October 25, 11am to 3pm.

Fri Oct 26, 6pm       Pizza & Games Night
                                                      at Olinda-Ruthven.

Fri Oct 26, 7pm       Father & Son Banquet
                                                      at Trinity.

Sat Nov 17, 9am-3pm       Snowflake Christmas Bazaar
                                                      at Trinity United Church. Baked goods, crafts, etc. Lunch available.

Sat Nov 17, 4:30-7pm       Roast Beef Dinner
                                                      at Olinda-Ruthven United Church.
                                                      Adults: $17, Children 6-12 $7, under 6 free. Takeouts $17.

Other Events

Fri Oct 19, 9am-1pm       Indoor Yard Sale/Rummage Sale
                                                      at Leamington United Church, 9 John Street, Leamington.

Sat Oct 20, 9am-noon       Indoor Yard Sale/Rummage Sale
                                                      at Leamington United Church, 9 John Street, Leamington.

Wed Oct 24, 4:30-6:30pm     Buffet Style   Roast Beef Dinner
                                                      at Bethel-Maidstone United Church, 933 Talbot Road (Cty Rd 34).
                                                      Adults: $15, Children 6-12 $7. Takeouts $15, tickets Available at the door.

Sat Oct 27, 7pm       The Sun Parlour Chorus presents 'Class Reunion'
                                                      at Hertitage Park Alliance Church, 2501 Concession Rd 6, LaSalle.
                                                     Call 519.948.0637.

Sat Nov 3, 4:30-7pm       Turkey Dinner
                                                      at Leamington United Church, 9 John Street, Leamington.
                                                      Advance tickets only, cut off Nov 1. No takeouts.
                                                      Adults: $15, Children 7-12 $8, Children 6 & under: Free
                                                      Call Church 519.326.9461.

Mon Nov 5, 4:30-8pm     Fundraiser at A-1 Chinese Restaurant, 60 Talbot St. N, Essex for
                                                      Haiti Mission Project
sponsored by Bethel-Maidstone United Church
                                                      Supporting the Callebasse Christian School in Haiti.
                                                      $14.95 + tax. Cash only.Takeout available.
                                                      Call John 519.329.2787 or church office 519.723.2284 for details.

Tues Nov 6, 5-7pm       Roast Beef Dinner
                                                      at Comber - St. Andrew's United Church.
                                                      Adults: $15, Children 6-12 $6, Takeouts $15.


Request for help:

Leamington Area Ecumenical Refugee Committee (LAERC)
         Inquiries can be directed to Sandie at 519-733-3788 or Wilma at
         519-733-3341 or Glenna at 519-324-0243.

Kingsville Food Bank Needs
      Kingsville Food Bank Needs Pudding Cups, Tins of Flaked Chicken and Ham, Canned Green Beans, Canned Fruit, boxes of Individual Hot Chocolate.

Downtown Mission Food Bank Needs
      Canned meat and fruit, pasta, rice, soups, chili,
      Tea: Instant coffee: Hot chocolate; Condiments - Salad Dressings,
      Sugar/Sugar Twin; Assorted spices: oxo cubes
           Please watch for expiration dates.


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