Saturday, August 17th – A visit to Waterloo Regional Museum and Doon Pioneer Village!!
Sunday, September 8th – A visit to Schneider House
Saturday, September 21st – ‘Doors Open’ at First Mennonite Church: 10 am to 5 pm
Take a guided tour of the area’s oldest cemetery, which includes the grave markers of Kitchener’s earliest non-native settlers (the site was part of the Benjamin Eby farmstead). Wander through the building for historical displays. Light refreshments served all day. Join congregants for a hymn sing featuring traditional and global songs, reflecting our 200 year history, from, 2:00-3:00 p.m. Doors Open Choir rehearsal for hymn sing from 1:00-2:00 p.m.
September 27th to Sunday, September 29th – Homecoming Weekend
Church will be available for ‘reunion’ groups to use as a meeting/gathering space.
3:00 pm: Homecoming Choir Practice; for current and past participants. This choir will sing on Sunday afternoon.
3:00-7:00 PM: BBQ and Community Carnival
- Fun for all ages!
- Great food @ 5:00!
- Music by our own internationally acclaimed children’s performers Ronno and Bryan Moyer Suderman!
- Worship in Spanish and English @ 6:00!
- And lots of time in between to catch up with visitors and friends.
¡Bienvenidos todos y todas!
9:30 am: Christian Education
10:45 am: Sunday Morning Worship
Please join us for homemade chili after the service! Be our guests for lunch!
1:30 pm: Homecoming Choir Practice (Including Hallelujah Chorus! All welcome!)
2:30 pm: Anniversary Service
- Guest Speaker: Janet Plenert, Vice President, Mennonite World Conference; Canadian Director, Mennonite Disaster Service. Homecoming Choir Singing. Special offering in support of refugee sponsorship.
- Tree planting
4:30 pm: Refreshments & Fellowship