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The Heart of Winter Solstice

  Dark of winter, soft and still, your quiet calm surrounds me. #55, Unitarian Universalist Hymn, by Shelley Denham Photo: Sheila Killoran The dark of winter is upon us. In this time of seasonal busyness, when we are consuming more, stretching ourselves outwards, expecting more, cramming more into our days, the winter solstice reminds us …

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Social Justice Movie Night, Dec. 13

Dec 13, 2019 –  7:00 PM DOUBLE FEATURE!!   Invasion and Qallunaat! In this era of “reconciliation”, Indigneous land is still being taken at gunpoint. INVASION is a new film about the Unist’ot’en Camp, Gidimt’en checkpoint, and the larger Wet’suwet’en Nation standing up to the Canadian government and corporations who continue colonial violence against indigenous people.  Qallunaat! Why White people are funny …

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Winter Solstice Bonfire 2019

After our solstice indoor, accessible service/ritual and refreshments at 7pm, there will be a roaring fire at the park at the rear of the building! Bring warm clothes, musical instruments, and Winter Cheer to celebrate the longest night of the year! Image source image source https://saveourstream.blogspot.com/2011/12/winter-solstice-bonfire.html

Experiencing Our Sources

December is often filled with feasting, the wonder of luminous holiday decorations in the darkest days of the year, and time with loved ones. It’s a full month, and we will be Experiencing Our Sources all month long! We have a lot of All Ages Events we are looking forward to this month, including our …

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Mufty Mathewson Honoured at City Hall

Wetswoodian friend, Mufty Mathewson was celebrated for her community service at the City of Edmonton 2019 Citation and Performance Awards at city hall on November 25, 2019.  She was recognized for her book “Courage After Coma”, her volunteer work with the Northern Alberta Brain Injury Society, her photographic work enlisting photographers to create the “The …

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2019 Comfort Tree Appeal

“Westwood Comfort Tree” Gathering Goods to Comfort our Neighbours During the Darkest Nights of the Year! Bring Donations for “The Neighbour Center” ~ On any of these 4 Sundays Nov. 24, Dec. 1, Dec. 8, & Dec. 15 And we will use them to decorate the Westwood “COMFORT TREE” Neighbour Center Winter Wish List:  NEW/ …

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