In Our Community

In Our Community

AMBS event at Altona Bergthaler Church – Everyone is invited to a time of fellowship with Sara Wenger Shenk, president of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary. This is an opportunity to hear how AMBS is serving the church in Canada, the United States, and around the word. Sunday March 3, 3pm, at the Altona Bergthaler Mennonite Church.

Neubergthal Heritage Foundation (NHF) is sponsoring an event to help us experience and understand some of the indigenous perspectives on Canadian history. Join us for a unique, participatory history lesson…Reconciliation through Education and Understanding: The KAIROS Blanket Exercise™ on Sun, Feb 17, 2:30 pm at The Commons Barn in Neubergthal (north of the intersection of the village road and PR 421, on the east aide of the village road…there is a sign Office/Tours on the driveway – 5013 Road 1 West). Jonathan Toews (Borderland School Division admin) and Josie Hartin (Ginew School teacher) will be facilitating the event. Admission $10, students free. Please RSVP by email or call 204-324-4115

Eden Foundation Fundraising Spaghetti Supper – Friday, Mar. 8 @ 4:30-7pm at Winkler Bergthaler Church. Admission by donation. Gluten Free option is available.

YFC Altona Dessert Fundraiser – Wednesday, March 13 @ 7 pm at the eXchange (116 Main St., Altona). Contact The Station if you want to donate food, sponsor a table or reserve a table for 8. Ph: 204-324-5659 or email

Steve Bell Retreat – March 15 & 16 at Grace Mennonite Church, 430 3rd St. Steinbach. 4 Sessions including Trinity, Worship as Journey, The Story that Forms Us and Psalms, Saints & Ancient Prayers. Cost $129 ($99 early bird until March 1). For more info and to register retreat

Mennofolk is an organization celebrating music and art from people associated with the Mennonite community. Our theme this year is “Re: Play” and we invite you to submit art in any medium about what it means to play. How have Mennonites past and present let loose and have fun? Email submissions (description and photo) to by Mar 8. The event will take place on Mar 23 at the West End Cultural Centre. Everyone welcome!

Tim & the Glory Boys Concert – Sat., Apr. 6, 6:30 pm @ EMM Church, 158 2nd St NW, Altona. For more info call 204-324-8432. Tickets available at the church office or Tickets