EVENTS


A new College Support Ministry will begin this September. It’s purpose is to provide Spiritual and emotional encouragement to the Young Adults who are attending Post Secondary Institutions. If you are interested in participating in this ministry (about 30 minutes a month) or would like to pass on the name of a Young Adult please contact Gail at 902-897-2786 0r Cathy at 902-897-4333.

Training for Parish Palliative Care Volunteers – Do you feel called to visit the sick, terminally ill, dying and bereaved in your parish community? A Parish Hospice Palliative Care course will be provided for volunteers who wish to serve in their parish community.  Two day certified course – September 30 and October 7, 2017, 8:00am-3:30pm; Location: St. Thomas More Parish, 15 Caledonia Rd, Dartmouth; Presenters: Mary Wylde RN, Sister (Doctor) Nuala Kenny and Susan Duggan. Please register by September 12, 2017; Contact: Dianne Buler  diannebulger@ns.sympatico.ca or    (902) 880-3494; Cost: $25.00 to cover materials and lunch.  For more information go to: http://halifaxyarmouth.org/care/item/training-for-parish-palliative-care-volunteers-4

Volunteer Opportunity: Society of Saint Vincent de Paul – Are you looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity? SSVP is looking for a volunteer(s) to help with furniture delivery.  Must be able to lift and move various types of furniture. Please call 902-897-0222 and someone will get back to you.

5th Annual Archbishop’s Dinner & Auction – Join Archbishop Mancini on October 11th for  the 5th  Annual Archbishop’s Dinner and Auction! Held at the Cunard Centre in Halifax, with guest speaker Mr. Wadih Fares. The evening includes a reception, silent auction, plus dinner and a live auction. Funds raised support the Ministry of Care and Companionship & Chaplaincy services. Tickets are $125.00 and can be purchased online or by contacting Lydia at 902-429-9800 ext 401 or lhood@halifaxyarmouth.org. For more information, visit www.halifaxyarmouth.org/dinner.

 

Auditions – Truro Youth Singers – Informal auditions will continue to be held for girls in Grades 4  to 8  throughout September.  For more info, please contact Ann Legere – 902-895-6532 or annmax@bellaliant.net

Bible StudyNo Bible Study, will resume September 25th – “St. Peter’s First Letter to the Church”  Monday: 9:30-10:30am; Tuesday: 7:30- 8:30pm.  All Welcome.  Contact: Tony Harvey @ (602)782-5403.

Chase the Ace Ticket sales on Saturday from 5 to 5:30pm; and Sunday from 10 to 10:45am. Draw time is Sunday at 11am – we will call you if your name is drawn (no need to be present).  

Truro’s Veritas Bookstore – Catholic books and gifts are available at Veritas, Immaculate Conception Church. We are open weekly on Thursdays from 2-6 pm.