In our community…

Seeds of Hope Children’s Ministry Presents Grace Academy Choir from Zambia – Concert in the Altona Park on Tues, Aug. 25 @7pm. Rain location at Altona EMMC. For more info on Seeds of Hope Children’s Ministry go to

MCC – Ron Janzen, director of MCC MB will be cycling to Altona MCC & Thrift Shop on Wed., Aug. 26 @ 10 am for his annual Journey for Justice bike-a-thon. There will be a Bicycle Raffle, cake & cookies.

Official Opening of ‘The Gardens’ will take place on Thur, Aug 27 at 2 PM in the new dining room/multipurpose rooms. Program, tours, and refreshments. Everyone is welcome!

Camps with Meaning – MCM is looking for a caretaker to live on site @ Camp Koinonia from Sept-May rent free. No rental hosting is required. If interested contact Dorothy Fontaine 204-896-1616.

Camps with Meaning – Camp Assiniboia is reducing its herd of horses. Anyone interested in purchasing please contact David Hogue 204-864-2159 ext. 100.

EMMC is hosting a weekend with author Scot McKnight Sept 12-13. What is the gospel? How can we share this message with our friends and neighbors? Scot McKnight will help us explore and engage in these questions. For more information click on the following Facebook link.

MCC Fall Fest – Sat., Sept. 12, 10am-4pm at the Winkler Fairgrounds. This free event includes a live auction, live music, storytelling, etc. For more info

13th Annual Head for the Hills Bike Event – Sat, Sept. 12. Ride your bike 36 kms of the Pembina escarpment in support of mental health recovery. $25 registration includes full ride support, t-shirt, BBQ lunch, prizes and an opportunity to win 1 of 3 bikes. Register online or at the office 309 Main St. Winkler.