February 2, 2012

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2nd, 2012 - "Three older guys are out walking. First one says, Windy, isn't it?. Second one says, No, it's Thursday!. Third one says, So am I, let's go to Tims!.....

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4th, 2012 - Beach United Church continues with their Music for the Soul program. - 4:30 - 5:15 pm - Beach Jazz & Reflection at St. Aidan's Anglican Church, Queen East at Silverbirch. Featured Joe Sealy & Paul Novotny and the Nathaniel Dett Chorale with Brainerd Blyden-Taylor. Reception to follow.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5th, 2012 - Join us for morning worship, 10:30 am - Rev. M.J.Perry leading.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15th, 2012 - Join us for a Beaches Women's Pot Luck dinner - if you have not done this before, do consider it - we laugh, we eat, we share stories - actually we laugh a lot and we eat a lot. Watch for more details.

AND - planning ahead, do mark your calendars for the Women's Day Away - Saturday, March 24th, 2012 - 9:00 am - 7:00 pm at St. Mark's Presbyterian, Don Mills. There will be an optional introductory session on Friday, March 23rd at 230 Wineva Avenue, but if you can't make the Friday night, don't let it hold you back from the Women's Day the next day. More details to follow.

MISSION CAPSULES: Our gifts to Presbyterians Sharing ... help St. David's Inner City Outreach Ministry to meet the needs of families in Hamilton's inner city. Their outreach activities, including after-school programs for children and teens, adult and seniors' programs and a teen mom support group are geared towards not just alleviating, but actually preventing poverty. Let us pray for St. David's outreach ministry as it works to develop a safe and healthy community for children, youth and families in Hamilton's inner city.

PLEASE NOTE: Our Annual General Meeting has had to be postponed for a few weeks. Watch for news of the new date.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12th, 2012 - 3:00 pm - the Toronto Beach Chorale present "Love Is" a concert to celebrate Valentines Day, featuring great songs of love by Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Rogers & Hammerstein, Lerner and Loew and more. Kingston Road United Church, tickets $20.00 / $10.00 youth. www.TorontoBeachChorale.com

More Things everyone should know ....

The elephant is the only mammal that can't jump!

Fingernails grow nearly four times faster than toenails!

One quarter of the bones in your body are in your feet!

Most dust particles in your house are made from dead skin~!

Women blink nearly twice as much as men!

Months that begin on a Sunday will always have a Friday the 13th.!

Coca Cola would be green if colouring weren't added to it! Nice..

Have a good week - MB