February is BLACK HISTORY MONTH. Each week we will highlight some resources for you to check out. On Saturday, Feb 17, 2024 at 7:00pm, the National Black Coalition of Canada (NBCC) and TD Bank will celebrate the rich history, vibrant culture and powerful influence of Black music and spoken word as they host the 38th Annual Gospel Music Showcase at the Northern Jubilee Auditorium. Tickets are $20. For more information, tickets, and the list of performers, please visit Eventbrite.com or follow THIS LINK.
The SilverSkate Festival is almost here! It runs February 9-19, 2024 with many fun things to do. They have changed up their offerings and the schedule is already up! This year the festival is located at Laurier Park, with a new ice rink operating west of the public washrooms. Check in regularly at https://silverskate.ca/ to see what they have to offer, and be sure to get out to enjoy the fabulous creativity, friendliness and culture in the cold air. Snow sculptures, fire sculptures, Indigenous storytelling, and lots of skating are among the fun activities to take in.
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper – we are hopeful to find a few volunteers to help Abbi H. host our Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner on Tuesday, February 13 at 5:30 pm. If you are interested, please speak with Rev. Myron or Asher after the service.