MAY EVENTS

 

SPRING IS IN THE AIR – and there’s lots going on!

 

Men of the HarvestSunday, May 7 @ 7:00 p.m. Men of the Harvest in concert

St. Mark’s is delighted to welcome Men of the Harvest.  The group have been inspiring audiences Island-wide with their four-part harmony.

Tickets are $10 and are available from the church office at 902-892-5255 or from Lois at 902-368-8246

 

 

 

compost wheelbarrowSaturday, May 13 @ 8:00 a.m. til 1:00 p.m.  

“Come Grow With Us” Annual Compost Sale

Compost is available in bags or by the scoop.

 

 

yard-saleSaturday, May 6 @ 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Annual Spring Yard & Bake Sale

You’ll never know what you’ll find at our Spring Yard Sale – there are all sorts of treasures to be found.

We will gratefully accept donations of household items, clothing, books, toys, games, CDs, etc.  Items may be dropped off Thursday, May 4 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. or Friday, May 5 from 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: ***We regret that we are unable to accept electronic or computer equipment.

 

Teen ChallengeSunday, May 7 @ 11:00 a.m. Teen Challenge Atlantic

Join us as we welcome a team from Teen Challenge to our morning service and they share stories of the miracle of God’s grace in their lives.

 

 

 

MARCH EVENTS

 

Our afruitnnual fruit sale is underway for grapefruit, oranges and apples.

It’s not too late – orders may be still placed until Wednesday, March 7.

To place an order, please call the church office at 902-892-5255.

 

 

SullySunday Night at the Movies, Sunday, March 12 @ 6:30 p.m.

Join us for “Sully” for the untold story of the “Miracle on the Hudson”.

 

 

 

COMING EVENTS:

Copy of PEIR BadgeSunday, April 2 Church Parade with the PEIR

We’re delighted that the PEIR will, once again, join us for worship as we honour them for their service to our community.

 

 

Roast Lamb DinnerSaturday, April 8  Annual Hot Roast Beef Dinner

St. Mark’s is renown for our annual hot roast beef dinner which is why the tickets always sell out well in advance!

Stay tuned – tickets will be available soon!

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.

 

COMING EVENTS

As always, there’s plenty on the go.  Here’s what’s on the next few weeks:

Roast Lamb Dinner

ANNUAL HOT ROAST BEEF DINNER

Circle Saturday, April 18 on your calendars as we host our annual HOT ROAST BEEF DINNER.

Tickets are $16 for Adults and $8 for Children 12 & Under and are available for

sittings at 4:00 p.m., 5:15 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.

A limited number of take out meals are also available at 4:30 and 5:45 p.m. Advance tickets are required for take-out meals!

For tickets please call Lois MacFadyen at 902-368-8246 or Betty Auld at 902-894-5272

 

movienight

Sunday, March 29 @ 6:00 p.m. Sunday Night at the Movies featuring “The Stratton Story” starring Jimmy Stewart and June Allyson and based on the true story of baseball great, Monty Stratton.  Being a classic movie from 1949, the movie is in black & white.  Rated G.

Copy of PEIR Badge

Sunday, April 26 @ 11:00 a.m. Church Parade

Members of the PEIR will join us for worship!

 

teen challenge logo

 

 

Sunday, May 3 @ 11:00 a.m.

Members from Teen Challenge will join us for worship and share their exciting testimony.