Calendar

This listing includes events hosted by Mennonite Church Canada and its regional churches, special celebrations of MC Canada congregations, events at Mennonite-related organizations, and community events of interest to Mennonite readers. Some of these also appear in the print issue of the magazine.

You can submit an item here or send an email to calendar@canadianmennonite.org. If an event is to appear in print, please send the information at least eight weeks in advance.

 

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March 4, 2024 to March 6, 2024 | Location: Ontario

TiM (Transitioning into Ministry) Spring Equipping Days. Equipping days filled with worship, prayer, spiritual reflection, coaching, peer to peer support, and more. TiM provides a three-year formational experience for beginning pastors or pastors new to MCEC to assist them in integrating their seminary training into the life and ministry of a congregation and to develop faithful habits and practices.

March 7, 2024 | Location: Ontario

MCEC Spiritual Retreat Day for Pastors. A day set aside for pastors for rest, refreshment and spiritual care. Mark your calendars!

March 7, 2024 | Location: B.C.

MCC "Vulnerable & Fierce" Dinner - Langley, BC, 6:00 pm

South Langley Church, 20098 22 Ave, Langley, BC V2Z 1X4

 

MCC is hosting fundraising dinners across BC! Join us for a delicious meal and hear inspiring stories of God's transformational work in communities around the world.

 

6:00 PM - Appetizers & Punch...

March 8, 2024 | Location: B.C.

MCC "Vulnerable & Fierce" Dinner - Kelowna, BC, 6:00 pm

Willow Park Church, 439 Hwy 33, Kelowna, BC V1X 1Y2

 

MCC is hosting fundraising dinners across BC! Join us for a delicious meal and hear inspiring stories of God's transformational work in communities around the world.

 

6:00 PM - Appetizers & Punch

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March 8, 2024 | Location: Manitoba

Discover Day at CMU will give you a full- or half-day student experience on Canadian Mennonite University's campus in Winnipeg. Discover Days are intended for prospective high school or transfer students and their parents. Choose the full-day or half-day option, depending on your schedule. You can expect: • a campus tour with our friendly admissions staff • a class visit (full-day only) • the opportunity to experience Student Life through chapel and on-campus lunch (full-day only) • conversations with professors • conversations with current students • information sessions (full-day only...

March 8, 2024 to March 9, 2024 | Location: Saskatchewan

MC Saskatchewan Annual Delegate Sessions at North Star Mennonite Church, Drake. Theme:  Rekindling Relationships.

March 9, 2024 | Location: B.C.

7:30 pm at Emmanuel Free Reformed Church, 3386 Mount Lehman Road, Abbotsford .Donations go to Menno Hall project at UBC (pcda.bc.ca).

March 9, 2024 | Location: Ontario

7:30 pm at Trillium Lutheran Church, Waterloo .

Cellist Ben Bolt-Martin and Menno Youth Ensemble join Menno Singers in a concert including Bach's Jesu Meine Freude, Morlock's Exaudi, works by Tavener and a premiere work by Carol Ann Weaver.

https://mennosingers.com/

 

March 10, 2024 | Location: B.C.

7:30 pmat St. Philip's Anglican Church, 3737 West 27th Avenue, Vancouver. Donations go to Menno Hall project at UBC (pcda.bc.ca).

March 11, 2024 to March 14, 2024 | Location: B.C.

Mennonite Camping Association is hosting its bi-national gathering at Camp Squeah in Hope. More information to come.

March 15, 2024 to March 16, 2024 | Location: Alberta

Breaking Down, Gathering Up. Embarking on a new journey to become an intercultural church.The 95th MC Alberta Annual Delegate Sessions at Holyrood Mennonite Church.

March 16, 2024 | Location: Ontario

Intercultural Volleyball Tournament at Rockway Mennonite Collegiate, Kitchener, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.. Come on out for a fun day of volleyball, fellowship and fun! Register at https://mcec.ca/events.

March 17, 2024 | Location: Manitoba

The Power of Imagination. Mennonite Community Orchestra concert for children and adults including "Peter and the Wolf" by Prokofiev with narrator Sue Sorensen. Held at Lutheran Church of the Cross, 560 Arlington Street, Winnipeg. For more information see the MCO website at www.mennonitecommunityorchestra.ca

March 21, 2024 | Location: Ontario

A Plot-Driven People: Mennonite Narratives in the Age of Nationalism (1870-1945). The 2024 Bechtel Lecturer in Anabaptist Studies is Dr. John P. Eicher, Associate Professor of History at Pennsylvania State University-Altoona. Eicher's presentation focuses on two groups of German-speaking Mennonites from Russia—one composed of voluntary migrants and the other composed of refugees—who settled in Paraguay’s Gran Chaco during the interwar years of the twentieth century. It examines how members of Russia’s Mennonite diaspora created vastly different narratives about the past, present and future...

March 29, 2024 | Location: Manitoba

7 p.m. at First Mennonite Church. 922 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg

Soli Deo Gloria Choir presents Lobgesang, a Symphony-Cantata by Felix Mendelssohn, on Good Friday.

Conductor: Yuri Klaz. Soloists: Karis Wiebe, soprano and James Magnus-Johnston­, tenor.

Contact:  sdgwpg@gmail.com

April 19, 2024 to April 21, 2024 | Location: B.C.

MCBC Impact Youth Retreat at Camp Squeah

April 26, 2024 to April 27, 2024 | Location: Ontario

MCEC Annual Church Gathering, “Transformed, Inspired, Called,” at UMEI Christian High School in Leamington. Come and be transformed by the love of God, inspired by the hope we find in Jesus and called to action by the power of the Holy Spirit. Join new and now friends as we grow, learn and serve together as a community of faith. Save the date!

May 4, 2024 | Location: Manitoba

Faith and Life Choirs Spring Concerts: (4th)First Mennonite Church, Winnipeg; (5th) Morden Mennonite Church, Morden.

June 7, 2024 to June 9, 2024 | Location: B.C.

This conference seeks to encourage young Anabaptist young adults to engage with important issues and topics within the church and the world–and to help them find workable, actionable solutions. For ages 18 - 35. At Camp Squeah. For more information, go to: Young Adult Conference

June 7, 2024 to June 9, 2024 | Location: B.C.

Young Adult (18-35) Anabaptist Conference, “Faith, Activism, and Church: Building an Active Future” at Camp Squeah.

June 21, 2024 to June 23, 2024 | Location: Manitoba

75 . . . Already?! Save the date for Camp Assiniboia’s 75th Anniversary. More details to come.

August 11, 2024 to August 24, 2024 | Location: Ontario

Are you looking for an exciting camp adventure? Ontario Mennonite Music Camp (OMMC) is a place where youth develop and enrich relationships, faith, musicality, and leadership in a fun and supportive summer camp environment. OMMC provides an exciting summer opportunity, pairing exceptional musical instruction with traditional camp activities. This is an in-person, 2-week overnight camp experience at Conrad Grebel University College. Camp is available for students who have finished grade 6-12, with a Leader-In-Training program for students who have finished grades 11 or 12. We hope you'll...