November 12, 2017

There is an Official Board meeting on Tuesday November 14 at 7:00pm at Carlisle United Church and Kilbride United Church Board meeting on Wednesday November 15 at 7:00pm.

Final Seniors’ Lunch is on Tuesday November 14 at noon.

On Sunday November 19 there will be a presentation on a trip to Kenya.

Rev. Lorna will be leading a four week Advent Study at Carlisle to which anyone interested is invited. It will run Thursday afternoons at 3:00pm on the 23rd and 30th of November and the 7th and 14th of December.  No book purchase necessary.  We will be “On the Road with Jesus:  Birth and Ministry” with Ben Witherington.

Craft, Bake and Book Sale on Saturday November 18, 9:00am to 1:00pm. Home-baked cookies, squares, loaves, pies & fruit cake, Deli of meat pies, cabbage rolls, salads & preserves, hand-made crafts & quilts, used books & more! Enjoy a delicious lunch of home-made soup, breads and dessert. St James United Church, 306 Parkside Dr, Waterdown.

Seasons Milton 3rd Annual Christmas Bazaar, Saturday November 18, 10:00am-2:00pm. Shop for one of a kind items and gifts. Free chili lunch from noon to 1:00pm. First 100 guests get a free gift! 760 Bronte Street south in Milton.

Prayer with the songs of Taízé, Sunday November 19, 7:30pm at Port Nelson United Church, 3132 South Drive in Burlington. Quiet ecumenical worship with singing and candlelight.

The Burlington Age-Friendly Council presents another Empowering Seniors event: Affordable Housing Options on Tuesday November 21, 2017 at 1:00pm at the  Burlington Central Public Library, 2331 New Street (Centennial Hall). The purpose of the event is to Come & Learn – 1) The variety of affordable housing option in Halton, 2) The Halton HomeShare program 3) Housing design & adaptability. You can register online at: Any questions please email: and visit the Burlington Age-Friendly website at:

Artisan and Vendor Sale, Saturday November 25, 10:00am-3:00pm. At Carlisle United Church. More details to come.

Fiddling Around Canada for 150 Years by the Puslinch Fiddle Orchestra on Saturday November 25, 2:00pm at St Paul’s United Church in Milton. Featuring music by Don Messer, Ned Landry, Al Cherney, Stompin’ Tom and the Hockey Song, and more. There’ll be door prizes and a reception to follow. Adults $20, Students $10, 6 and under are free. Tickets available from the church office, Nancy Whitnell and Jim Hawkins and may be paid with cash, cheque plus through the office only using Visa/MC (phone or in person) or Debit (in person). All proceeds to the work of St Paul’s.

On the Way to Bethlehem, Friday December 1 to Sunday December 3, 6:30-8:30pm at Country Heritage Park, telling the Christmas story in an outdoor, living pageant. Admission is $5 for those 13 and older, 6-12 is $2, under 6 are free. A project of Milton Area Christian Churches Working Together. More information at

Milton Choristers presents Handel’s Messiah on Saturday December 2, 7:30pm at the FirstOntario Arts Centre, Milton. Adult $25, Senior $20, child/student $5. More information at