Monthly Archives: September2017

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This Week’s Events:

Monday

• Spirituality Study – 7:15pm – Bronte Hall [Details]
• Centering Prayer – 7:15pm – Boardroom

Tuesday

• Spaghetti Supper – 5:00 to 7:00pm – Bronte Hall [Details]
• Beavers – 7:00pm – Gym

Wednesday

• Scouts – 7pm – Gym

Thursday

• Brownies – 6:30pm – Bronte Hall
 Choir Rehersals – starting @ 7pm Sanctuary [Details]

Friday

• Junior Youth Group – 7:00pm [Details]
• Senior Youth Group – 7:00pm [Details]


Silent Art Auction

September 17 to October 2, 2017
In Bronte Hall
[Bidding Details]


Spirituality Workshop

Spirituality of the Heart @ Walton United Church, Oakville, OntarioSeptember 2017
7:15 – 8:30pm
(Bronte Hall)
[Details]


“Sock it to Me” Sunday

socks it to me @ Walton United Church, Oakville, OntarioSeptember 24, 2017
9:30 and 11:00 Services
Sanctuary
[Details]


Fruit of the Vine

fruit of the vine @ Walton United Church, Oakville, OntarioTuesday, September 26, 2017
7:30 pm
Coach and Four

Introducing “Fruit of the Vine” – a Walton Church group focused for all women in their 30s, 40s and 50s. We meet once a month to get to know each other and build a sense of community among women at Walton. All are welcome and we’re looking forward to having the time to connect (away from the bustle of after church).

Our first event is Tuesday, September 26th at 7:30 pm at the Coach & Four for an evening of fun and relaxed conversation. Please register via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/211780656021605 or email hello@waltonmemorial.com to let us know you’re planning to attend.

[Details]


Benefit Concert

Benefit Concert for Greg Cross @ Walton United Church, Oakville, OntarioSautrday, Septmeber 30th7:30pm
Pay what you can
[MOre Details]

A Gregory Cross Nanoknife Treatment Benefit Concert will be held at Walton United Church on Saturday, September 30th, 2017, at 7:30pm, presented by The Ault Sisters and Friends. Greg, a long-time Walton Choir Member, was recently diagnosed with terminal Pancreatic cancer. The only treatment available is IRE/Nanoknife Technology, which was not available or funded by OHIP in Canada, forcing Greg to seek treatment in England at a considerable cost of over $60,000. This Concert is to raise funds to help Greg pay for the cost of this life-extending treatment. All proceeds from the Concert will be donated to the Gregory Cross Nanoknife Treatment Trust Account. Admission to the Concert will be “Pay What You Can”  – no donation is too large or too small!  Please come out to the Concert and help support Greg’s fight against Pancreatic cancer!


Fall Bible Study – Jesus the Reason

Bible Study - Jesus the Reason @ Walton United Church, Oakville, Ontario8 weeks starting Thursday, October 5
10:15am – 11:45am
Bronte Hall
[Details]


Annual Coat Drive

Coat Drive @ Walton United Church, Oakville, OntarioThursday, October 14th gently used coats will be redistributed @ St. Dominic’s Church
10:00am to 2:00pm

Coat drop off details – click here


Mental Health First Aid Certification 2-day Course

November 4 & 11, 2017
9:00 – 4:30pm
Registration Required

[Details]


 November Events!

Mitten Trees

Dinner @ Wesley Day Centre – November 19th


KNIT ONE… PRAY TOO…. PURL THREE…..

Prayer Shawl Ministry @ Walton United ChurchThe Prayer Shawl Ministry will gather together the first Thursday of each month in Bronte Hall 1:30-3:00pm. Everyone is welcome to come out to be part of this Ministry, a time of fellowship, prayer, laughter and creativity. Patterns and supplies provided, just bring your loving heart and willing hands. For more info, speak to Cathy Winn, through the Church Office.
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Upcoming EventsSee our Monthly Calendar for all upcoming events and activities

This week’s Sunday School & Youth News


Walton Kids @ Walton United Church, Oakville, Ontario

Sunday School

Finding Jesus Sunday School @ Walton United Church, Oakville, OntarioThis week in Sunday School we’re starting a new curriculum called Finding Jesus – Under the Sea. Throughout the fall we’ll dive deeper into our faith and relationship with God. This week we’ll explore what dolphins can teach us about sharing our love for Jesus.

For more information, please contact Alison sundayschool@waltonmemorial.com

Calling new parents!

nursery-clipart-nursery-300x165We know how hard it can be to get out of the housed with babies and toddlers sometimes, let alone make it to church. We’re here to give you a well-deserved break! Walton’s nursery offers a safe space for your little one to play under the careful supervision and nurturing care of our staff and volunteers. Nursery care is available during the 9:30 Family Service for babies and tots under the age of 3.


Walton Youth @ Wolton United Church, Oakville, Ontario

Junior Youth Group

Friday, September 22nd – JYG is meeting for Glow in the Dark Mini-Golf from 7-9pm.

Contact Susan Derrah for more information at junioryouth@waltonmemorial.com

Senior Youth Group

Friday, September 22nd – SYG is “Tie Dyeing” in the kitchen. Come check it out!

Contact Wendy and Craig for more information at senioryouth@waltonmemorial.com

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“SMILE!” Photographs may be taken throughout our services, programs and special events, to be used on our website, print media, or social media channels. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let us know by contacting the Church Office.


FOOD SHARE FOOD BANK.. THANKSGIVING DRIVE

Fare Share Food BankFor some families who have jobs, their minimum wage does not allow them to get to the end of the month before they get to the end of the money.  Your generous support is much needed. Your food items will help these families from now until the end of the winter. For the next few weeks you will see specially decorated boxes at all entrances of the church. Please donate each week up to and including October 8 th . Monetary donations are also gratefully accepted. They are used to buy perishable food items. Please donate through your envelopes or church office, clearly noting “Foodshare Food Bank
Donations”.  You can also visit the Foodshare website at: www.OakvilleFoodBank.com to get more information about our current needs.

“GLIMPSES OF THE PAST”- A Memoir- by Dr. Douglas Walmsley

Doug Walmsley book @ Walton United Church, Oakville, Ontariois now available for purchase through the Walton Church Office. This fascinating life story of well known and respected resident of Bronte, and member of Walton, is a Walton Fundraiser. This 140 page professionally printed book, recently released, includes stories of the 30's, the R.C.A.F., the War, the Medical Years, the Bronte Years and an Epilogue of short essays. The cost is $15. each, with all the monies going to the Walton General Fund to support the Walton Music Budget.


Jelly Jars – Reuse/Recycle!

Jelly Jar

If you have leftover jelly jars and have no need for them our Jam /Jelly makers do. Please drop off your clean jars to the Church Office.
Thanks so much!!

Red Pepper Jelly by jERRY and Sam’s Relishes

Available in the Church Office – $4.00 per jar. All proceeds to Walton Treasury to fund programs and ministries.

DO YOU HAVE SURPLUS ENVELOPES OR PAPER (ANY COLOUR??)

If you have any blank paper (any colour) your company is discarding, the Church Office can make good use of the paper.  We can always us 8½ x 11 or 8½x14. if you have access to any spare paper, please contact the Church Office. We can use plain business envelopes (or window envelopes) with address labels, we cover over the previous name. Thank you!

BABY BLANKETS

Beautiful handmade baby flannelette blankets are available for $25.00 through the Church Office. Various colours and patterns are available. Partial proceeds to the Walton Treasury


 Book & Bible Studies

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