MCC Festival for World Relief, Tradex, Abbotsford.
MCBC Women's retreat at Camp Squeah. Theme: Contagious Joy.
Columbia Bible College fundraising dinner at CBC.
MC B.C. Symphony of Hymns 3, with Calvin Dyck: (10) at Sherbrooke Mennonite Church, Vancouver, at 7 p.m.; (11) at Level Ground Mennonite Church, Abbotsford, a 3 p.m.
Senior youth impact retreat at Camp Squeah.
MC Canada delegate assembly. More details to follow.
Golf for MCC Rocky View. More information at www.mccab.ca/golf-rockyview.
Golf for MCC La Crete.
RJC opening program at 2:30 p.m., at RJC gymnasium.
Quilting and scrapbooking retreat at Shekinah Retreat Centre.
Women's retreat at Shekinah Retreat Centre.
MC Saskatchewan Equipping Day.
RJC corporation meeting and homecoming banquet.
RJC Kiele and Sausage Fundraising Supper at Bethany Manor, Saskatoon.
RJC Chritmas concert at Knox United Church, Saskatoon.
RJC Christmas concert at RJC gymnasium at 7 p.m.
RJC Open House and Friday Night Live youth event.
MC Saskatchewan annual delegate assembly sessions.
Pioneer Day Camp at Mennonite Heritage Village, Steinbach, for ages 8 to 10. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit mennoniteheritagevillage.com/visit/#education.
Westgate Mennonite Collegiate annual fundraising golf tournament, at Bridges Golf Course, Starbuck. For more information, visit westgatemennonite.ca.
The Mennonite Church Manitoba Working Group on Palestine-Israel presents a law symposium in downtown Winnipeg to explore the rights and obligations of Palestinians; the status of the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza under international law; and Canada’s obligations under the UN Charter and the fourth Geneva Convention. For more information, visit israelpalestinelawsymposium.ca.; only registrants will be given the meeting location.
34th annual Brandon MCC Relief Sale. For more details go to: mcccanada.ca/getinvolved/events/
Two new exhibitions at the Mennonite Heritage Centre Gallery, Winnipeg: “My will remains: Reflections on chronic illness and disability” by Diane Driedger; and “Ubuntu: I am because we are,” by Manny Martins-Karman.
The Mennonite Historical Society of Canada’s 50th anniversary conference, “A people of diversity: Mennonites in Canada since 1970,” will be hosted by the Centre for Transnational Mennonite Studies at the University of Winnipeg.
Faith and Life Choirs' Christmas concerts: (15) at Springfield Heights Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, at 7 p.m.; (16) at Altona Bergthaler Mennonite Church, at 3 p.m.
“Building community event” at Hidden Acres Mennonite Camp, New Hamburg. Speaker: Sara Fretz. Theme: “The healing power of music.” For more information, call 519-625-8602.
Toronto Mennonite Festival, at Black Creek Pioneer Village, Toronto, at 10 a.m. Includes traditional Mennonite food, crafts, games, music and quilt auction. For more information, visit torontomennonitefestival.ca.
MCC Ontario annual general meeting, community room, 50 Kent Ave., Kitchener.
Fall seniors retreat at Hidden Acres Mennonite Camp, New Hamburg; "Close encounters of the scriptural kind; The delight, danger and dynamism of reading the Bible with each other and with 'the other.'" Same program each day. Resource person: Bryan Moyer Suderman. For more information, or to register before September 14, call 519-625-8602.
Empty Bowls for Haiti event, at Steinmann Mennonite Church, Baden, seatings at 5 and 7 p.m. Ontario potters donate the bowls, local restaurants and organizations donate the soup. In support of MCC Ontario and its commitment to sustainable change in Haiti. For tickets, call 519-745-8458.
"Resourcing day" with members of the Voices Together hymnal team, at St. Jacobs Mennonite Church, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Followed by an intercultural worship service and international meal, at First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, at 5 p.m. To register online, visit mcec.ca.
Hymn sing with the Voices Together hymnal team, at St. Jacobs Mennonite Church, at 3 p.m. Donations to the work of Voices Together.
Until May 2019: “Sites of Nonresistance: Ontario Mennonites and the First World War” exhibit of letters, photographs and documents from the Mennonite Archives of Ontario, at Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo.
Petitcodiac Mennonite Church, New Brunswick, 40th anniversary event.