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May 5: Journeys Towards Community: Membership Orientation

Journeys Towards Community: Membership Orientation.

For newcomers and interested regular visitors – a membership orientation seminar with Rev. Meghann Robern will be held on Sat. May 5 from 10 am to 1 pm. Childcare and snacks provided. Please contact Jo’Anne Kelly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 204-772-4851 to sign up or for information.

Monthly Theme Discussion: Freedom

Monthly Theme Discussion: Freedom

  • When: Saturday, May 12th, 10:00 AM
  • Where: Living Room
  • What: We will be discussing Freedom; the topic of the month. 

You don't have to have attended this or any other meeting before; everyone is welcome. Childcare will be provided, so come with your kids and have some adult discussion time!

Tea and water will be provided; if you would like to bring something to share, it would be appreciated by all. 

See you there!

For more information please ask to join the Facebook group - where you can also RSVP for upcoming events. You can also talk to Odell Havsdotter and I will be happy to answer any questions or concerns you might have. 

Summer Camp Information

Summer Camp Information

Eighth Annual UU Summer Camp, Friday July 20th to Sunday July 22nd, 2018

Fun for people of all ages!

What to expect at Summer Camp Weekend

  • A wonderful intergenerational weekend of camping and hanging out
  • Make new friends - build community together
  • Fun, music, games, FOOD!, swim, sing, worship, dance
  • Lots of activity (or not ) options for all ages – we go with the flow and weather
  • Run by participants - coordinated by all – pitching in with meals and clean up
  • Low cost
  • Beautiful historic UU Camp Hnausa has a lodge with large kitchen, dining hall, massive deck, bathrooms and with lake front camping
  • Only 30 minutes north of Gimli Manitoba

    Read more: Summer Camp Information

April 27: UU Summer Camp Info Session Potluck Supper

UU Summer Camp Info Session Potluck Supper

Friday April 27th 6pm at church

Want to learn more about the annual summer camp weekend? Join the Kick-Off Potluck supper and meet other campers and kids. 

  • Hear about camp plans and get involved this year. 
  • Camp week end is open to all ages – families, singles everyone.
  • CAMP DATE: Friday JULY 20 – Sunday JULY 22, 2018

For more information, please see Summer Camp Information.

Talk to Liz Redston or Jim Gardiner for more information, or RSVP to Liz at 205 475 1204 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Potluck Sign-up sheet is on the credenza, and Camp Registration forms are in the mail folder “Summer Camp.”

Everyone is welcome!

Newsletter - The Communicator

Our Newsletter, The Communicator

Click the links below to read or download (depending on your browser settings) our newsletter, the Communicator.

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2018 Issues

January 2018 Newsletter

February 2018 Newsletter

March 2018 Newsletter

April 2018 Newsletter

2017 Issues

September 2017 Newsletter

October 2017 Communicator revised

November 2017 Newsletter

December 2017 Newsletter

Important Information Concerning Member Ceremonies of Significance

Important Information Concerning Member Ceremonies of Significance

Church members usually look to the church for support at times of major life transition such as marriage, birth and death. During the past two years, however, it became evident that clarification was needed in two key areas: who can officiate at these events, and which principles govern the use of the building during member ceremonies of significance.

You will likely have heard that the Canada Revenue Agency does not allow charitable organizations to give any special benefits to members. This means that members are no longer able to rent the building at discounted rates. However, since ceremonies of significance are considered to be central to this organization’s charitable purpose, the church can offer the use of the building to members for ceremonies of significance at no charge. At the same time, the church still needs to pay staff to set up, host, and clean up after these events. To this end, the board recently approved a policy allowing for a modest cost recovery charge related to staffing expenses during member ceremonies of significance.

Read the policy here

Read more: Important Information Concerning Member Ceremonies of Significance


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