NOVEMBER at St. Mark’s

 

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Kendall Docherty and Friends Annual Christmas Concert

Sunday, November 26 @ 7:00 p.m.

Join us as we kick off the Advent Season with Kendall and friends as they sing all of your favourite Christmas carols and songs.

Tickets are $12.00 and are available by calling Lois at 902-368-8246.  Don’t miss it – this concert is always a sell-out!

 

 

 

 

Arioso 2017Arioso Christmas Concert

Sunday, December 10 @ 3:00 p.m.

This double trio has delighted audiences across PEI including at the Indian River Festival.  Join us as they bring an afternoon of Christmas carols – both traditional and new – that will fill you with the Christmas spirit.

Tickets are $10.00  Please call Lois at 902-368-8246.

 

SPRING Events

JubileeJoin us on Sunday, June 5 as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary as a congregation.

There will be a Family Worship service at 11:00 a.m. featuring special music followed by a special Community Celebration at 7:00 p.m. to mark 50 years in the community.  There will again be special music and Rev. Dr. Lonnie Atkinson will be our guest speaker.

 

 

 

 

 

compost wheelbarrow****** C O M P O S T  IS  COMPLETELY SOLD OUT — THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!!!  *******

Come GROW With Us!   Our annual Compost Sale will begin on Saturday, May 14 at 8:00 a.m. til 1:00 p.m.  and will continue on Saturdays May 21, 28 and June 4 or until the compost is gone. (And it’s often gone quickly!) Compost is available by the bag ($6/bag) or in bulk.

We need volunteers to help out – come join in on the fun and fellowship as we participate in this annual spring fundraiser.

 

 

 

choir concert

On Sunday, May 15 @ 2:30 p.m. join us for Forte Men’s Choir as they present their first concert of the season.

Tickets $10 at the door.

 

 

Alberta-firesSt. Mark’s stands with our fellow Canadians in Fort McMurray, Alberta as they continue to deal with the devastation of the fires.  We are taking donations for Faith Presbyterian Church in Fort McMurray and also for the PWS&D Alberta Fires Fund.  Donation envelopes are available at the church or you can go to www.presbyterian.ca  and click on the link to Alberta Fires.

 

 

 

 

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Coming this July 25-29, this year our Vacation Bible School will feature Outrigger Island: Living God’s Unshakeable Truth.  Registrations have begun for this fun-filled week for children and youth ages 5 to 12.  This year, by popular demand, we are adding a Teen/Tween Class for ages 12-14.The program runs Monday- Friday, July 25-29 from 9:00 a.m. til noon each day.  There is a one-time $5 craft fee.

To register, please call the church office at 902-892-5255 or email Rev. Paula at stmarkspres@eastlink.ca

Registration is limited to 65 children, so register early!

 

Copy of PEIR BadgeOn Sunday, April 24 @ 11:00 a.m., it will be our honour to once again welcome members of the Prince Edward Island Regiment who will be on Church Parade and join us for worship.  Their Padre is our own Dr. Tom, and St. Mark’s is proud to welcome the PEIR and celebrate the service of the men and women of the Regiment.  Please circle the date on your calendar and plan to join us for this special service.

 

 

 

yard-saleOur annual Spring Yard & Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, May 7 from 8:00 – 11:30 a.m.  This sale features dishes, kitchen items, furniture, clothing, books, videos, jewelry and a wide variety of tasty treats like pies, cakes, breads, and preserves.

Donations of items for the yard sale will be gratefully accepted on Thursday, May 5 from 5 – 7 p.m. and on Friday, May 6 from 2 – 7 p.m.  (Baked goods can be dropped off Friday)  Please note:  We are unable to accept donations of any electronic devices or equipment – no TVs, DVD players, computers, etc.  These items end up costing the church money as they never sell and we are forced to pay disposal fees for them.

 

HONOURING OUR VETERANS

poppy_300The Church Family at St. Mark’s takes pride in Honouring Our Veterans.  Join us as we mark Veterans Week 2015.

Our annual Honouring Our Veterans Service will be held Sunday, November 8 at 11:00 a.m.

 

 

padre tom in WWI uniformAs has become tradition, this service will feature an Act of Remembrance, special music, and a live-action drama written and performed by our own Dr. Tom Hamilton, portraying the true story of an Islander who served with the Air Force during the Second World War.  Plan now to attend this special service. 

Sunday, November 8 @ 11:00 a.m.

 

 

Canada Remembers Chorus logoCanada Remembers Chorus in Concert

Then, at 7:00 p.m. that evening, join us as we welcome the Canada Remembers Chorus in concert as they present a night of Musical Memories featuring songs from the time of the South African War until today.  Free admission.  A free-will offering will be received.  Sunday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m.