The New Chairs are Here!

Update – Chair Replacement Project.

The new chairs are here!   And the old chairs are gone.   Thanks to Peter, Norm and Grant for their help in unpacking, building the trolleys and dump runs with the packing waste. It’s a tight fit in the storage room but with a little juggling it works for now.  When stacked correctly each chair trolley holds 32 chairs and the table trolleys hold 10 tables. If we all take care when handling and stacking our chairs and tables they should serve us well for many years to come.

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A Blessing of the Animals!

Sunday, July 23 – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Blessing of the Animals: “All God’s Creatures Got a Place in the Choir”
Maple Grove United Church

346 Maple Grove Drive,
Oakville ON, L6J 4V5

Information for GPS
Latitude: 43.4748802 Longitude: -79.6519699

All Ages | Free will offering


  • your pets or a photo, If you can’t bring your pet, bring a photo to be blessed.

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Fitness at Maple Grove

Did you know that Maple Grove United Church has fitness classes running three days a week? Have you ever walked by the Friendship Room on a weekday morning and wondered what is going on? Maple Grove has fitness classes running for ages 50+ and are ideal for beginners and/or intermediate levels. These classes are exclusively for ladies (we think the men are too scared to join us). Some of these ladies have been exercising with us for years!

We have just finished wrapping up our 2016-2017 season and it was another huge success.

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Maple Grove United Church Men’s Group

Men from Maple Grove United Church have been meeting for a simple breakfast and fellowship once each month since October 1998. Our mandate is to provide a forum for men to discuss Christian values as they relate to families, business, and themselves. By agreement we are organized but unstructured, and we are not part of any organized United Church men’s groups.

Men’s Breakfast Meetings are held on the “second Wednesday” each month, except July and August, at 8 am enjoying Cora’s breakfast in a private room at the Dorval and North Service Road location,

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Summer Camp at Five Oaks

Islington United, the GO Project & the Arab Community Centre of Toronto are hosting a great youth camp experience this coming week, at Five Oaks & IT’S FREE!! It gets better ~ THERE IS ROOM TO JOIN!
What a brilliant way to start a child’s summer! Please forward this  invitation to any families you think may enjoy this awesome opportunity!
As Five Oaks steps into our new vision as an interfaith/intercultural centre watch for more opportunities for all ages.
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Chair Replacement Project

Successful Outcome of Chair Replacement Project!

Update – Chair Replacement Project.

Thanks to all who have submitted their contribution so far.  We are anxious to move this project along, so if you have not yet dropped off or mailed your cheque to the church, please do so soon as possible.   Don’t forget to write on the cheque ‘CHAIR PROJECT’.

For anyone who was not aware, the Men’s Breakfast Group is sponsoring a project to replace the old steel/wood non-folding chairs in our gym with new folding steel/fibreglass chairs made by Lifetime,

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At the June 18th AGM, the congregation was updated on our progress of the United Churches’ Loving God, Loving Neighbourhood initiative. If you wish a copy of the update report from the AGM it is available from Dorothy Gartshore at This initiative, which started with the Identity, Mission & Needs Analysis survey, focuses on strengthening the bond between individual United Churches and their surrounding communities.

What’s Next: As of June 25th we will have completed our Table Talk sessions.


Loving God, Loving Neighborhood Special Drop-in Table Talk Session

When: Wednesday June 14th, anytime between 7:30 and 8:00 p.m.

Where: The Friendship room at Maple Grove United Church

Who Should Attend: Anyone who wants a say in the future of Maple Grove. We especially want to see teenagers, young adults and those who have not been able to attend worship on a consistent basis.

What Will Happen: A facilitator/recorder will ask a few questions, based on the needs uncovered in our recent United Church survey.… Read more Loving God, Loving Neighborhood Special Drop-in Table Talk Session