New and Notable – week of September 13, 2015

TRANSFER OF MEMBERSHIP ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4th

If you would like to transfer to Walton from another congregation, please contact the Church Office. If you are a confirmed member of any other Christian denomination, you are able to transfer to Walton. For more information, please contact Rev. Gill or the Church Office.

DO YOU LOVE TO SING?

Walton MusicAlways wanted to learn how to read music? Do you notice on Sundays how much the choirs love to lift their hearts in song? Why not consider joining one of our three choirs and learn the basic skills of note reading and vocal production (and have fun in the process!).

Junior choir age 5-10, (For Junior Choir please contact Sarah VanderDoelen) Youth choir age 11-17, Adult Chancel Choir.

Rehearsals start again on Thursday, September 10th: Junior 7-7:45, Youth 7-8pm.  Chancel Choir 8 -9:30pm.

Please see Linda Fletcher if you are interested in taking part in the music program this year. We’re always looking for instrumentalists as well to share their gifts during the service.

UPDATE — WALTON’S NEW PHOTO DIRECTORY – New Fall Dates Added

2015 Photo Directory @ Walton United Church

Response has been excellent for the first round of photography sessions.

The fall photography sessions will take place from:
Thanksgiving Monday, Oct. 12 to Saturday, Oct. 17th
and
Monday, October 26th to Thursday, October 29, 2015
1:30 to 8:30pm (Saturday until 4:00 p.m.)

See the event page for sign up info — Click here!

Book & Bible Studies

The Case for Christ (click for details) – starts Monday, September 14th

Happiness Now (click for details) – October 13, 27 and November 10th

Timothy and Titus (click for details) – starts September 24th

The Prayer Box Study (click for details) – starts Thursday, September 24th

Joyful Noise (click for details) – music study – starts Tuesday, September 29th

Don’t miss!

Events @ Walton United Church  Events @ Walton United Church

Click images to see upcoming events and volunteer opportunities!

UPPER ROOMS

September/October Upper Rooms are ready for purchase from the Archives Table near the front door of the Sanctuary.

PARISH NURSE  – Summer Hours

Thursday evening Parish Nurse office hours will restart on Thursday, September 10th, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Cathy Winn, Parish Nurse, may be reached through the church office at  905-827-1643 or office@waltonmemorial.com if you have any questions or concerns.

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!

VARIOUS PRINTS OF MICHAEL HITCHCOX FOR SALE

Michael has made available copies of prints of Walton Church ($35.00) and Bronte Harbour ($25.00). Proceeds from the sale of all the prints go towards the Building & Maintenance Fund. These prints make wonderful gifts.

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

RED PEPPER JELLY BY jERRY

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

MIKE’S MARMALADE

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