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					30    Canadian Mennonite August 23, 2010

 l Calendar                                   Alberta                                     Oct. 2: Westgate mennonite Collegiate
                                                                                          fundraising cyclathon.
                                                                                                                                     Refreshments provided, but bring
                                                                                                                                     your own plates, cutlery and cups.
                                              Nov. 4-7: Business as a Calling:
 British Columbia                                                                         Nov. 1: Westgate mennonite                 memorabilia welcome.
                                              unleashing Entrepreneurship, mEDa’s
                                                                                          Collegiate annual general meeting, at      Oct. 21-24: ten Thousand villages
 Sept. 10-11: mCC B.C. Festival and           annual convention, Calgary. Go to
                                                                                          Westgate, 7 p.m.                           Fair trade sale at hamilton mennonite
 Relief Sale at the tradex, abbotsford.       businessasacalling.org or call 1-800-665-
                                                                                          Oct. 15-17: manitoba mennonite and         Church. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. (21 and
 For more information, call 604-850-          7026 for more information.
                                                                                          Brethren marriage Encounter weekend,       22), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (23). For more
 6639 or 1-888-622-6337.
                                                                                          in Winnipeg. For more information,         information, call 905-627-4132.
 Sept. 11: Pedalling for hope fundraiser      Saskatchewan
                                                                                          visit marriageencounter.org. to apply,     Oct. 24: Pax Christi Chorale presents
 for mCC’s sand dam projects in kenya.
                                              Sept. 17-19: Junior youth retreat           call Peter and Rose Dick at 204-757-       Fauré Requium & S.S. Wesley
 Sept. 23-Oct. 7: mC Canada ImPaCt
                                              at Shekinah Retreat Centre. Theme:          4705 or e-mail mmme@mts.net.               anniversary with guest conductor
 hosted by mC B.C. churches.
                                              Weaving our Web; Speaker: Ryan Roth         Nov. 18: Evening of the arts at            Stéphane Potvin at Grace Church-on-
 Sept. 25: mCC Fall Fair in Prince
                                              Bartel.                                     Westgate mennonite Collegiate, at 7 p.m.   the-hill, toronto at 3 p.m.
                                              Oct. 15-16: Sask Women in mission           Dec. 6: Westgate mennonite Collegiate      Until Nov. 10: “Willow, ash and Rye:
 Oct. 2: lifeBridge ministries
                                              fall retreat at Shekinah. Theme:            Christmas concert, at Westminster          traditional Basketry Revisited” exhibit,
 Fundraising Concert at level Ground
                                              Worshipping God using our senses.           united Church, Winnipeg, at 7 p.m.         at Joseph Schneider haus museum,
 mennonite Church.
                                              Oct. 23: Equipping Day, osler                                                          kitchener, featuring the work of folk
 Oct. 2-3: Thanksgiving vespers
                                              mennonite Church.                           Ontario                                    artist-in-residence Wendy Durfey. For
 with abendmusik Choir at 8 p.m. at
                                                                                                                                     more information, call Susan Burke at
 Emmanuel Free Reformed Church,                                                           Sept. 10-12: annual “Building
                                              Manitoba                                                                               519-742-7752.
 abbotsford (2) and knox united                                                           Community” retreat for people with
                                                                                                                                     Nov. 20: annual handicraft sale at
 Church, vancouver (3). Donations to          Until Sept. 18: “In the Spirit of           disabilities and their supporters at
                                                                                                                                     Fairview mennonite home auditorium,
 menno Simons Centre.                         humanity” art exhibit at mennonite          hidden acres mennonite Camp, new
                                                                                                                                     Cambridge. Crafts, decorations, gifts,
 Oct. 4-6: Pastor/Spouse Retreat at           heritage Centre Gallery, Winnipeg;          hamburg. Theme: “looking on the
                                                                                                                                     quilts, woodworking, and much more.
 Camp Squeah                                  featuring the art of Ray Dirks, gallery     bright side.” Speaker: Susan minns. For
                                                                                                                                     tea room and lunch available. 9 a.m.
 Oct. 15-17: mC B.C. Women’s Retreat          curator, manju lodha, Isam aboud,           more information, or to register, e-mail
                                                                                                                                     to 2 p.m.
 at Camp Squeah                       
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Description: Women's health issues, with a focus on breast cancer, will be the focus for the Mennonite Church B.C. Women's Retreat weekend Oct. 15-17 at Camp Squeah. Featured guest speaker will be Feather Janz, two-time breast cancer survivor.
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