Please take the time this Holiday Season to enjoy some wonderful activities happening in our community. Nothing makes the Holiday season better then sharing your Christmas spirit with your friends, family and neighbours.
Judy Clark is hosting a six week Ladies Bible study on Tuesdays ( Nov.4 – Dec.9) All women are invited to meet at Judy’s home for coffee, tea and goodies at 9:30am and the study and prayer time will begin at 10:00am. The letter of Philippians written by Paul while he was in prison, will both challenge and inspire you. Contact Judy at 902-963-3698.
Youth Alpha is on Wednesday evenings from 6:30pm-8:00pm at New Glasgow Christian Church. The youth Alpha program is a 12 week video series that outlines in a clear and engaging way the basic truths about Christianity. It is excellent! Our meetings follow a simple formula: 6:30-7:00pm, Pizza and Pop 7:00-7:30pm, Co-operative Games 7:30-8:00pm, Video and Small Group Discussion. If you are a student in grades 7-12, please join us!
The New Glasgow Community Corporation invites all to join in for our 4th Annual Candle light walk and Tree Lighting Sunday November 30th at 6:30pm. Everyone is to meet at the upper parking lot of The Gardens of Hope at 6:30. We will walk down through the Gardens by candlelight enjoying some festive songs along the way. Our Christmas Tree Lighting will begin at 7pm with the arrival of a special guest from the North Pole. Please bring a flashlight in case it’s a windy night.
The New Glasgow WI will meet at The New Glasgow Christian Church for their Christmas Potluck, Social and Gift Exchange on Tuesday December 2nd at 6:30pm. All women are invited to join us at 6:30pm for a potluck supper followed by a Christmas Gift exchange (value $10.00). For more information contact Gayle at 902-964-2871.
The New Glasgow Christian Church presents “Songs for Stables: A Very Victorian Christmas” Sunday December 7th at 7:30pm. An evening full of Christmas music! An offering will be taken to support their Fill a Stable for a World Vision village. How exciting to think that by singing a few Christmas songs we can change the lives of people on the other side of the World. Rehearsals are every Sunday following service and it’s not too late to join. Call Judy Clark for more information at 963-3698. For more information about Fill a Stable visit World Vision Christmas Gift Catalogue www.worldvision.ca
Gulf Shore Consolidated presents their annual Christmas Band Concert on Tuesday December 9th at 7pm. A musical evening of holiday harmonies featuring the Grade 7-9 band & also the Grade 6 Beginner Band class.
Gulf Shore Consolidated Christmas Concert will have 2 performances Tuesday December 16th (1pm & 7pm) and will involve all Elementary students from K-6. Skits, songs and holiday fun for all!
All are invited to a Candlelight service of Christmas carols and readings held on Christmas Eve, Wednesday December 24th at The New Glasgow Christian Church beginning at 7pm.
We would like to take this opportunity to ask our neighbours to again donate generously to our beautiful Community. Without your annual donation we would not be able to keep our street lights on, our green areas cut or continue to maintain our beautiful village. Donations can now be made online via our website www.newglasgowpei.org, to one of our board members or mailed to:The New Glasgow Community Corporation
PO Box 5532 RR#2
New Glasgow PEI
Special Thanks: Thank you to The New Glasgow Women’s Institute for hosting their Annual Meet your Neighbor night in October. It was a great turnout and lots of fun for all ages! A BIG thank you to Les & Marlene Andrews for tidying up the gardens this fall, taking down signs & plaques and stacking up the picnic tables and benches. Also a special thank you to Brad & Karen Trivers for their work on The Community of New Glasgow’s NEW WEBSITE. Take a look and please feel free to make suggestions as it is a work in progress. With this new website we can list all businesses (for/non-profit) and showcase what a beautiful place New Glasgow is to live in. If you have any events that you would like us to share via our email or Facebook page, please contact us via the website www.newglasgowpei.org
Sending you warm Christmas greetings from across the river
And over the hills of New Glasgow!
2014/2015 New Glasgow Community Corporation Board of Directors
Brad Trivers – Chair
Kim Munroe – Vice Chair
Carl Nicholson – Treasurer
Kris Taylor – Secretary