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Westwood Calendar

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This calendar shows:

  • all Westwood Sunday services & events
  • regularly scheduled Westwood meetings
  • dates to remember, like Minister’s & Administrator’s office hours
  • building bookings, including Westwood events, non-Westwood public events and private bookings

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Jan
19
Sun
Mr. Rogers’ Neighbourhood
Jan 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Mr. Rogers' Neighbourhood

Date: Jan. 19, 2020

Topic: Mr. Rogers’ Neighbourhood

Description: This morning, as we explore our 2nd UU Source, we’re featuring a profoundly gentle example of ‘a loving Christian spirit’ – Mr Rogers. You may want to bring tissues.

In January we are focusing on our 4th UU Source: Jewish and Christian teachings which call us to respond to God’s love by loving our neighbors as ourselves

Speaker: Reverend Anne Barker

Service Leader: Dawn Hunter

Musician: Rebecca Patterson

** Children begin upstairs – Rainbow Story **

** Service Leader Training follows this service. A light lunch will be provided. **

Jan
26
Sun
The Ancient and Re-Emerging Jewish Goddess
Jan 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
The Ancient and Re-Emerging Jewish Goddess

Date: Jan. 26, 2020

Topic: The Ancient and Re-Emerging Jewish Goddess

Description: Readings into ancient Midrash and contemporary
ritual to uncover the Feminine faces of Adonai.

In January we are focusing on our 4th UU Source: Jewish and Christian teachings which call us to respond to God’s love by loving our neighbors as ourselves

Speaker: Rabbi Gila Caine

Service Leader: Carl Ulrich

Musician: Harmonia

** Children begin upstairs **

Feb
2
Sun
Serving through the Arts
Feb 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Serving through the Arts

Date: Feb. 2, 2020

Our theme this month is “Sources of Service” – where we explore ‘service’ and how our UU Sources inform us.

Topic: Serving through the Arts

Description: For the past 20 years musicians, visual and literary artists have been bringing their art to the bedside of acute-care adult patients through the Artists on the Wards program of the University of Alberta Hospitals. Staff Literary Artist Shirley Serviss will share stories of what their service has meant to both the artists and the patients.

Speaker: Shirley Serviss

Service Leader: Dawn Hunter

Musician: Sheila Killoran

** Children begin downstairs **

** “Welcome to Westwood” ~ orientation for new(er) folks ~ follows this service **

 

Feb
9
Sun
Serve the World
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Serve the World

Date: Feb. 9, 2020

Topic: Serve the World

Description: “Serve the World” is a part of Westwood’s Purpose Statement. What do we mean? And why do we do it? This is also our annual ‘Sharing Our Faith’ service – in support of the Canadian Unitarian Council’s ‘Sharing Our Faith’ program.

Our theme this month is “Sources of Service” – where we explore ‘service’ and how our UU Sources inform us.

Speaker: Reverend Anne Barker

Service Leader: Dennis Foth

Musician: Steve Bell

** Children begin upstairs ~ Rainbow Story **

** Today’s special collection supports the Canadian Unitarian Council’s ‘Sharing Our Faith’ program **

**  2nd Sunday Potluck follows this service **

Feb
16
Sun
“After the Fall” Service for All Ages
Feb 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
"After the Fall" Service for All Ages

Date: Feb. 16, 2020

Topic: “After the Fall” Service for All Ages

Description: Come explore the brilliant story by Dan Santat about how “Humpty Got Back Up Again” in this heartwarming and engaging Sunday Service for All Ages..

Our theme this month is “Sources of Service” – where we explore ‘service’ and how our UU Sources inform us.

Service Leaders: Ilara Stefaniuk-Gaudet & the CYRE Team

Musician: Jennifer McMillan

** All Ages Service ~ children are upstairs **

Feb
23
Sun
Called to Service
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Called to Service

Date: Feb. 23, 2020

Topic: Called to Service

Description: This Sunday, we’ll be exploring what it means to be ‘called to service’?

Our theme this month is “Sources of Service” – where we explore ‘service’ and how our UU Sources inform us.

Speaker: Reverend Anne Barker

Service Leader: Colette Orieux

Musician: Harmonium

** Children begin upstairs **

** The Member Recognition Ceremony we had scheduled for this service has been postponed to spring. Thank you for your understanding.**

** A PYROS Conversation Circle follows this service: January 12th PYROS brought us an ‘Introduction to Gender Workshop’. How is it going? Have questions come up for you? Join us for an informal conversation circle – where we reflect on our learning, 5 weeks later. **

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