FOREST HILL UNITED CHURCH

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This Month

Here are the activities currently happening at the church.


Forest Hill Announcements – Sunday, Sept 25, 2022

  1. Diane Robinson: is the pastoral care contact 459-8779
  2. You will need to Continue: to wear your masks when entering and moving around the building.
  3. Trail: We have made a great job of chipping the trail.  The plan is to meet every Tuesday at 6:30 to work on the trail and/or the glossy Buckthorn eradication.  Come when you can, rain dates are Wednesdays.
  4. Autumn Ramblings: Looking for a program to help you settle in and enjoy the spirituality of the coming season? Autumn Rambles begins September 25. You can sign up for an individual subscription (https://prayerbench.ca/product/autumn-rambles-individual/) or get a group subscription and share it with an unlimited number of friends or people in your community of faith (https://prayerbench.ca/product/autumn-rambles-group/) Join Caroline (from New Zealand) and myself as we walk the streets, beaches, woods, and bush and collect our favourite autumn signs and sightings and share where we see hope in such a time as this. If you are interested in joining as a group, please get hold of Mary Grant at Mary.e.grant.rughooking@gmail.com.
  5. Join us at Gibson Memorial United Church: (183 Gibson St.) for worship at 11 am on Oct. 2nd, Worldwide Communion Sunday, with Rev. Dr. Ian Manson presiding. This will be followed by a time of coffee and conversation. There will be no worship service at Forest Hill on Oct. 2nd.
  6. Eradicating Ageism: Date and time: Saturday, Oct. 1 with program from 1-5pm and doors opening at 12 noon. Location: Journey Church at 131 Duncan Lane (next door to Ste. Anne's Court). Registration fees: $20 for members; $25 for non-members. You can register by sending us an email at 3rdage@stu.ca OR by calling us at 452-0526.
  7. Special Zumba Class: Leslie is offering a special Zumba class in support of Breast Cancer research on Friday, Oct. 14th from 5:30 to 8 pm at Forest Hill. This is open to everyone and is a great opportunity to try out Zumba, which operates at Forest Hill several times each week.
  8. Canada Homestay Network: We are a non-profit society that connects international students with local homestay families. We have a partnership with the Nova Scotia Community College and Dalhousie University. We are urgently looking for homestay families that could be interested in hosting international students for the fall 2022/23 school intake. Families receive a generous allowance to offset expenses and students receive a safe family atmosphere during their study abroad experience. Please contact Maxine DeCoste at mdecoste@canadahomestaynetwork.ca.


Quilt Guild - Mondays 10:00 - 12:00 - currently on hold

Line Dancing  – 9:30 - 12:30

Book Club – the first Tuesday of the month

Sparks, Brownies and Guides - Tuesday 6:30 - 7:30 September to June

Floor Curling – Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00

Line Dancing – Wednesday 12:45 - 3:00

Beavers - Wednesday evening 6:30-7:30 September to June

Zumba - Thursday 9:45 - 11:15

Zumba - Monday & Thursday evening 5:00 - 6:45

Akido (Adult) – Monday and Thursday Evening 7:00-8:30

Akido – Saturday Morning (Children) 11:00-12:00 (Adult) 12:00-1:30



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