Welcome back for our eighth Wakkie year!!! Invite friends, and enjoy our amazing lineup of speakers and presentations! We’d also like to welcome Gloria Roberts to our steering committee! Gloria will be part of the team that arranges for our many wonderful presentations over the year.
Wednesdays At Knox is a weekly event, from September to May, and open to everyone (although we don’t provide child care), so if you find you have a lunch hour free, please join us in the church hall, starting at 11:30 on Wednesdays, for coffee and fellowship, followed by devotions, lunch for $5, and a different presentation each week. We adjourn at 1:00.
As in previous years, we’ll advertise the dates and presentations on the bulletin board near the Lounge, in the weekly bulletin, in the Saturday KW record (on the faith news page) and we’ll also have sheets that can be picked up at the Welcome Desk. If you have any questions or comments about the programme, phone (519-497‐9534) or e‐mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) Ellen McIntosh.
Sept 19 Malawi: Grant and Femmy Birks Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be “on the ground” in developing countries with Presbyterian World Service and Development (PWS&D) or the Presbyterian Church in Canada (PCC)’s International Ministries? In April of this year Grant and Femmy Birks traveled to Malawi to see first-hand how today’s church works in partnership with those needing our support, and they will open our season by sharing their experience,
Sept 26 Omas Siskona KW – Grandmothers Together: Terry Wood
Terry will give us a slide presentation on her visit to Africa with a group of Canadian Grandmothers where they visited some of the grass roots community projects funded by the Stephen Lewis Foundation.
Oct 3 Waterloo Central Railway: Randy Bird
Randy will talk about the trials and tribulations in the history of the Waterloo Central Railway and the fantastic journey it has taken in the past eighteen months, recovering from near bankruptcy.
Oct 10 Our Post-Thanksgiving Luncheon
Today, we will enjoy a post-Thanksgiving meal, catered by Angie’s Kitchen. Tickets are $12-, and will be sold from Wednesday, Sept. 26th to Sunday, Oct. 7th at the Welcome Desk.