Upcoming Events

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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May 18, 2021 | Location: Nationwide

The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada (of which MC Canada is a member) and Youth Worker Community are co-hosting an online book discussion, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. EDT. Beth Severson, author of Not Done Yet: Reaching and Keeping Emerging Adults, will will take part in a panel discussion. Participants will discuss the book in small groups, then engage in a live Q&A with the author. To register, visit bit.ly/3uMNsib.

May 18, 2021 | Location: Online Event

Westgate Mennonite Collegiate in Winnipeg invites you to its Virtual Spring Bursary Fundraiser at 7:00 p.m. CT. Tune in at westgatemennonite.ca to hear from students and staff, as well as musical performances from the school's band and choirs. All proceeds from this fundraiser go towards the school's bursary program, which will help dozens of families with the cost of tuition for the 2021-22 school year. Visit westgatemennonite.ca to learn more...

May 28, 2021 | Location: Ontario

You are invited to the New Hamburg Mennonite Relief Sale live online auctions — two live online auctions to raise money for Mennonite Central Committee. On May 28 at 7:00 p.m. ET, we'll auction off dozens of items including experiences, gift baskets, outdoor items, and much more. At this year's online sale, you'll have the opportunity to purchase a NHMRS-in-a-Box and participate in a virtual Run for Relief - Run it your Way. Visit nhmrs.com for details.

May 29, 2021 | Location: Saskatchewan

RJC High School inivtes you to its 15th Annual RJC Golf Classic at Valley Regional Park Golf Course in Rosthern. Registration deadline is May 22. Visit rjc.sk.ca/golf for details and registration information.

May 29, 2021 | Location: Ontario

You are invited to the New Hamburg Mennonite Relief Sale live online auctions — two live online auctions to raise money for Mennonite Central Committee. On May 29 at 9:00 a.m. ET, join our popular quilt auction featuring over 150 beautiful handmade quilts, including a feature quilt by Renske Helmut. At this year's online sale, you'll have the opportunity to purchase a NHMRS-in-a-Box and participate in a virtual Run for Relief - Run it your Way. Visit nhmrs.com for details.

June 3, 2021 to June 5, 2021 | Location: Nationwide

MC Canada is offering to sponsor 20 people from across the nationwide church community to attend this year’s virtual NAIITS symposium, whose theme is “Treaty and covenant: Creating space for hope.” For more information, or to register, visit: bit.ly/39WyeiC.

June 8, 2021 to June 22, 2021 | Location: Ontario

Ninth International Conference on Aging and Spirituality, a viritual conference hosted by Conrad Grebel University College. Theme: “Vital connections: Claiming voice and learning to listen.” Seven 90-minute conference sessions will take place between June 8 and 22. To learn more or to register, visit uwaterloo.ca/aging-spirituality.

June 8, 2021 | Location: Ontario

The 54th Annual Chicken BBQ at Hidden Acres Mennonite Camp will be a drive-thru event this year. 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Advanced tickets required. Visit hiddenacres.ca for more information or to purchase tickets.

June 12, 2021 | Location: Alberta

Camp Valaqua Hike-a-thon.

September 2, 2021 | Location: B.C.

Columbia Bible College invites you to the the 24th1/2 Annual Columbia Open at Redwoods Golf Course in Langley, B.C. Visit bit.ly/ColumbiaOpen2021 for details.

July 1, 2022 to July 4, 2022 | Location: International

Mennonite World Conference’s Global Youth Summit, in Salatiga, Indonesia. Theme: “Life in the Spirit: Learn. Serve. Worship.” To learn more, visit mwc-cmm.org/gys.

July 5, 2022 to July 10, 2022 | Location: International

Mennonite World Conference’s global assembly, in Semarang, Indonesia. Theme: “Following Jesus together across barriers.” For more information, visit mwc-cmm.org/assembly/indonesia-2022.