Sunday Worship Services

Jan
29
Sun
The Everything Seed: A Story of Beginnings
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
The Everything Seed:  A Story of Beginnings

January 29, 2017

Topic:  The Everything Seed is a story about how our world came to be, written by Carole Martignacco with batik illustrations by Joy Troyer.  Join us as we bring this story to life, with Joy’s art, storytellers, live props, and music by Harmonia and Chorealis!

Service Leader:  Jacqueline Willette

**The children are part of this morning’s service.**

Feb
5
Sun
Post-truth?
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Post-truth?

February 5, 2017

Topic: Post-truth world? Is that it, then? And if it is, what next?

Speaker:  Rev Anne Barker

Musician:  Steve Bell

**kids start upstairs today**

Feb
12
Sun
Giving Back: Habitat for Humanity
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Giving Back:  Habitat for Humanity

February 12, 2017

Topic:  The Executive Vice President of All Weather Windows in Edmonton, Henry Benman, will share his long-time work with Habitat for Humanity and the personal joy he experiences in providing affordable, safe, and decent homes to families in need around the world.

Speaker:  Henry Banman

Service Leader:  Carl Ulrich

Musician:  Amber Jorgenson

***the children begin downstairs this morning***

***Second Sunday Potluck***

Feb
19
Sun
What One Person Can Do…
Feb 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
What One Person Can Do...

Date:  February 19, 2017

Topic:  This is the story of the REdress Photography Project, what one person did to honour Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women.

Speaker:  Mufty Matthewson

Service Leader:  Brenda Jackson

Musician:  Karen Mills

**kids start downstairs**

Feb
26
Sun
Taking Our Place
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Taking Our Place

February 26, 2017

Topic:  We speak powerful words. Do we move in equally meaningful ways?

Speaker:  Rev. Anne Barker

Service Leader:  Kevin Fitzgerald

Musician:  Harmonia

** kids start upstairs **

Mar
5
Sun
Love Is Simple
Mar 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Love Is Simple

March 5, 2017

Topic:  info to follow

Speaker:  Rev Anne Barker

Service Leader:  Westwood Board

Musician:  Jacqueline Willette

**kids start upstairs today**

Upcoming Events
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Board Meeting – Basement 7:00 pm
Board Meeting – Basement
Jan 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Board Meeting - Basement
Monthly meeting of the Westwood Board. The Board typically meets in the evening on the first Wednesday of the month at Westwood. The first hour is Leadership Hour, devoted to big-picture planning, followed by nuts-and-bolts…
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Social Justice meeting (offsite) 7:15 pm
Social Justice meeting (offsite)
Jan 5 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
First Thursday of every month, the Social Justice Committee meets offsite.  Please contact the office at info@westwoodunitarian.ca or call 780-434-5819 during office hours for the meeting location.
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2nd Sunday Potluck 12:00 pm
2nd Sunday Potluck
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2nd Sunday Potluck
Join us after Sunday service on the 2nd Sunday of each month for an all ages potluck lunch. Bring food to share and your own plate/cutlery. Come even if you didn’t bring anything – we…
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Basement – Worship Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Basement – Worship Committee Meeting
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the the Westwood Worship Committee.  worship@westwoodunitarian.ca
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Administrator’s Office Hours 9:00 am
Administrator’s Office Hours
Jan 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Administrator's Office Hours
Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Choir Rehearsal
Jan 10 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Choir Rehearsal
Come Sing With Us! Harmonia performs monthly in Sunday services during the regular church year, September to May. During that time they meet in the sanctuary on Tuesday evenings, 7:15 to 9 pm, to sing…
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Administrator’s Office Hours 9:00 am
Administrator’s Office Hours
Jan 13 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Administrator's Office Hours
Sacred Circle Dance – Sanctuary 7:00 pm
Sacred Circle Dance – Sanctuary
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sacred Circle Dance - Sanctuary
Sacred Circle Dance All adults welcome SACRED CIRCLE DANCING Circle dancing is an ancient tradition going back thousands of years to many different cultures. Modern sacred circle dance incorporates not only the legacy of our…
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Whole Church – Women’s Singing Circle 9:30 am
Whole Church – Women’s Singing Circle
Jan 14 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Whole Church - Women's Singing Circle
Women’s Singing Circle:  Songs of Carolyn McDade   Please contact:  Sara McEwan See event details.
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Administrator’s Office Hours 9:00 am
Administrator’s Office Hours
Jan 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Administrator's Office Hours
Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Choir Rehearsal
Jan 17 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Choir Rehearsal
Come Sing With Us! Harmonia performs monthly in Sunday services during the regular church year, September to May. During that time they meet in the sanctuary on Tuesday evenings, 7:15 to 9 pm, to sing…
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Administrator’s Office Hours 9:00 am
Administrator’s Office Hours
Jan 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Administrator's Office Hours
Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Choir Rehearsal
Jan 24 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Choir Rehearsal
Come Sing With Us! Harmonia performs monthly in Sunday services during the regular church year, September to May. During that time they meet in the sanctuary on Tuesday evenings, 7:15 to 9 pm, to sing…
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Free Thinker Book Club 7:00 pm
Free Thinker Book Club
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This month the Free Thinker book club discusses Parenting Beyond Belief: On Raising Ethical, Caring Kids Without Religion edited by Dale McGowan
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Administrator’s Office Hours 9:00 am
Administrator’s Office Hours
Jan 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Administrator's Office Hours
4th-Friday Social 6:00 pm
4th-Friday Social
Jan 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
4th-Friday Social
Join Harmonia as they put the finishing touches on their presentation of “The Everything Seed” for Sunday morning.  They will be joined by special guests, Chorealis.  Pizza will be provided by the CYRE folks.  Sign-up…
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Mindfulness Meditation 10:00 am
Mindfulness Meditation
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mindfulness Meditation
Unplug and Recharge. Drop-in format – come as your schedule allows. Where: Westwood Sanctuary When: 10am -12 noon; break at 11:15 allows those who want to stay for a shorter time to leave. Meditation on…
Youth Group Meeting 7:00 pm
Youth Group Meeting
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwood Youth Group.  Please contact Robbie for more information.
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Administrator’s Office Hours 9:00 am
Administrator’s Office Hours
Jan 31 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Administrator's Office Hours
Choir Rehearsal 7:15 pm
Choir Rehearsal
Jan 31 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Choir Rehearsal
Come Sing With Us! Harmonia performs monthly in Sunday services during the regular church year, September to May. During that time they meet in the sanctuary on Tuesday evenings, 7:15 to 9 pm, to sing…

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Getting Involved!

Westwood has many ways to connect and get involved – Sunday morning worship services are just the beginning. Small groups gather throughout the month in Community Groups, 4th Fridays, Chalice Circles, choir, Social Justice committee meetings, and Buddhist meditation, to name a few.

Check out our events calendarprograms, and monthly newsletter to find out about our activities. You are welcome to attend any that you see listed there.