Outreach

Oomama Benefit Concert at St. John’s

There is a benefit concert happening at St. John’s United Church (262 Randall St. OakvilleFriday February 23 at 7:30 pm. If you haven’t yet heard the Oakville Children’s Choir, you will be blown away.

Also performing are tenor Mervyn Russell, soprano Charlene Pauls and pianist Herb Williams.

The tickets are only $20 ($15 for students).

This is an important fundraiser for Oomama, the local grandmother group within the Grandmothers to Grandmothers (G2G) Campaign,… Read more Oomama Benefit Concert at St. John’s

Introducing The Coldest Night of The Year: Feb. 24, 2018

Are you ready to brave the cold? 
Introducing The Coldest Night of The Year

February 24, 2018
Glen Abbey Community Centre, Oakville

The Coldest Night of the Year is a fun, family friendly 2, 5, 10 km walk that raises money and awareness for the hungry, homeless and hurting. This is a great opportunity to get involved in your community, support Food For Life and those who are struggling to find their next meal this winter.… Read more Introducing The Coldest Night of The Year: Feb. 24, 2018

Out of the Cold – 2018


Bruce Tanaka, Andy King and the youth will be    volunteering at Out of the Cold February 16, 2018. 

They are asking if the congregation wishes to support this mission through donations. Here is the list of needs:

  • Gently Used Clothing:
  • Men’s jeans
  • hoodies, sweatshirts
  • sweat pants
  • t-shirts and long sleeved tops
  • winter coats for both men and women
  • warm gloves for men and women
  • sturdy winter boots for men and women (no dress boots)
  • trial size soaps and shampoos

If you are inclined to purchase new items:

  • underwear,

Read more Out of the Cold – 2018

Modern Miracle Dinner Fundraiser – Sunday February 25


Two sittings:  4:30 pm & 6:30 pm at Maple Grove United Church                        

346 Maple Grove Drive 
Menu: lasagna or spaghetti, salad, coffee/tea/juice
Tickets:     Adults:  $20, Youth (6-16 yrs):  $15

                                                                                                               
Tickets are available weekdays at the church office or Sunday after services:
905-845-5721 or mguc@cogeco.net                                         

Modern Miracle Dinner Fundraiser for Canadian Food Grains Bank is a partnership of churches working to end global hunger by:

  • Supporting international programs to meet immediate food needs globally;

Read more Modern Miracle Dinner Fundraiser – Sunday February 25

Congregation Soup and Sandwich Potluck Sunday January 28th after worship.

Please join us for lunch and then a presentation by Jill Strapp of EDGE Consulting on the Loving Neighbour, Loving God Round Table sessions with the congregation and the community over the last year. Jill will be helping us interpret the results and consider how we can use the information in carrying out our mission and ministry at Maple Grove.

For the Potluck: 

Families with Surnames beginning with

  • A – L please bring sandwiches
  • M –

Read more Congregation Soup and Sandwich Potluck Sunday January 28th after worship.

Get “In The Groove” at Maple Grove on Sunday, February 18, at 4 p.m.!

Get “In The Groove” at Maple Grove on Sunday, February 18, at 4 p.m.!

A unique jazz performance by world class recording, touring and teaching jazz musicians Brian Hayman and Getting in the Groove!

Having played in corporate board rooms, concert halls, auditoriums, jazz clubs and places of worship, Brian and his troupe bring their skills and creative conversation to produce an entertaining and innovative jazz performance. 

Creative,

Read more Get “In The Groove” at Maple Grove on Sunday, February 18, at 4 p.m.!

Restore Halton – Helping Community People

Our Restore Halton volunteers are helping another family.
 
They need the following. If you can donate any of these items please contact John Berg: jgberg@cogeco.ca or 905-338-2713.
 

  • 4 single bed frames and box spring
  • 2 dressers
  • 2 small study desks
  • 2 coffee / end tables
  • 2 wifi enabled laptops
  • 1 partridge in a pear tree

 Thank you all for thinking about this needy family.Read more Restore Halton – Helping Community People