May 4, 2018

What's Happening at Trinity...

Guest Leader: May 6th Joan Tuchlinsky, Diaconal Minister and Public Education Manager, Sexual Assault Support Centre of Waterloo Region will be speaking to us.

Workshop – Ally is a Verb:  May 6th based on the Male Allies program of the Sexual Assault Support Centre of Waterloo Region. Participants 13+ of all genders will explore strategies for being an effective ally to those who have experienced, or are most at risk of experiencing, gender-based violence.

To Members and Adherents of the Congregation:    Trinity ends its lease of 74 Frederick Street on May 31st, 2018. On Saturday May 12th from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM the church building will be open to members/adherents who wish to remove an item from the building as a keepsake. First come, first served. Please note that members/adherents must bring with them any assistance or tools necessary to remove their item(s). It would help the Trustees if persons who know now of items they would like to have, to let us know in advance: please email the information to Graham Brown, Chair of Trustees at First informing me, first claim. Thank you.                                                                                                                                   

Graham Brown, Chair, Trustees

Worship Team Meeting: Wednesday May 9th at 7:00 pm in the chapel

Board Meeting:  Wednesday May 16th at 6:30 pm in the chapel/ rm 102.

The Trinity Book Club: is reading The Day the World Came to Town by journalist Jim DeFede for the next meeting on Wednesday, May 16, at 1:30 pm. Come to the home of Vi to discuss this interesting account of 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland. All are welcome.

Single Ladies of Trinity:  save Tuesday May 22 for dinner at The Three Kretans, at 5:30, located at the corner of Frederick St and Irvin.  Please let Eleanor know whether you can come, or not.

Festival of Faith:  UCC 43rd General Council July 21 – 22 beginning at 10am till evening both days at University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Durham, Oshawa.  Free event, donations can be made to Mission & Service.

Settlers & Anarchists: What Side Are We On?

Reading Joshua and Judges through Easter Season

Pick up Audio CDs today, or listen online: or

Conversations Sunday eve 7pm, repeat Tues noon

‘The Garret’, over the Apollo Cinema, 519-998-8687

Community Events

Mother Daughter Banquet:  Friday May 11 at 6:00pm at Bridgeport United Church.  Hot entrée, desserts and beverage included in the $15/adult, $5/child (5-10).  Silent Auction.  Theme: Let There Be Bees On Earth.  Tickets at the door or advance 519-745-0931,

Enjoy a Card & Games Party: Saturday May 12 at Forest Hill United 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., starting with dessert buffet.  Tickets $15 from Forest Hill Church office (mornings) or Margot 519-742-6047. Bridge, Euchre, Hearts, Skip bo, Sequence, Cribbage.... come join the fun!  All income supports an adopted child overseas.  Reserve a table or come by yourself and we will match you with other players.

Schneider Male Chorus:  MC and the Men in Black  Sunday May 27 at 3:00pm.  First United Church, 16 William St. W. Waterloo.  Adults $20, Students $15 children 12 and under free.

Please check the bulletin boards &

for more upcoming events.