lease submit items for the bulletin
by Wednesday at 12 noon!

Discussions w/ Deborah Suddard
Sunday Mar.10 – Apr. 7, every Sunday at 7PM. Join us as we take a look at the Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah and Haggai.

Annual General Meeting
Sunday March 31, 2019 following service. For those that picked up a copy of the AGM report last week, please note that there is an addition to the report which can be picked up in the foyer.

Stanley’s Olde Maple Lane Farm
Sunday March 24 after Church service. Leave church at 12 noon. If you require a ride, please speak to Verne or Marilyn. Come indulge in the famous All-you-can-eat pancake brunch. Cost: Adults – 64yrs $19.50. Seniors 65yrs + $17.00. **Depending on weather, next date April 7.

Easter Newsletter
Do you have something you would like shared in the next Britannian? If so, please email to newsletter@brituc.ca, or leave in the Newsletter folder. Deadline for submissions is Friday March 29, 2019 @5pm. Thank you in advance for your contributions.

Lenten Meditation and Yoga
Join us Saturday April 6 from 2-5pm at Britannia United Church – 985 Pinecrest Rd for meditation, reflection and light yoga. Jane Dawson, Minister Supporting Communities of Faith, Clusters and Networks for the Eastern Ontario Outaouais Regional Council, will lead the session. No meditation or yoga experience required. The light yoga practice can be done from the floor or a chair. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat/blanket/towel, a notebook and pen. Pre-registration preferred. Sign up with the Church office, office@brituc.ca or 613-828-6018. Free will offering, accessible and open to everyone.

Two Beats Ahead Big Band
Presented by Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind, Saturday April 6, Orchard View Wedding and Event Centre – 6346 Deermeadow Drive, Greely. Meet Future Guide Dogs at 7:30pm, Music from 8pm. Adults $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Children under 10: $10. events@guidedogs.ca www.guidedogs.ca Tickets only: Manotick Veterinary Hospital: 613 – 692-3411
or Don Cullen 613-726-1863

Garage & Used Clothing Sale
Annual Garage Sale with a TWIST – this year will include used clothing, where the proceeds from the sale of the clothing will be deposited into a fund to benefit Burundian Refugees. As usual the proceeds of the garage sale part of this event will go to General Funds. The organizers of this sale are asking you to collect and put aside items such as: Clothing suitable for summer, spring and fall, professional clothing, children’s clothing, shoes, boots, jewelry, scarves, coat hangers. Usual garage sale items: household and kitchen items, books, toys, games, puzzles, sporting goods, small furniture, decorative items, small appliances, electronics, clean plastic shopping bags. We cannot accept CRT monitors or TVs. Your donations can be dropped off starting Sunday May 5 – Thurs May 9. Flyers are available. We ask you to post and share them throughout the community. For additional info, please contact Helen Hutcheson or Kelvin Stanke

A reminder that EVERYONE is welcome to join in coffee, tea, and snacks right after the church service.”

Our Community

Kanata Choral Society Benefit Concert for the Area Food Banks
Saturday, March 30, at 3:00pm at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 20 Young Rd., Kanata. Also featuring the Goulbourn Male Chorus and the Glen Cairn United Church Choir. Admission is free; however, a donation of $10 per person is suggested.

Jacob Moon Concert
Friday April 5 – Trinity Presbyterian – 1817 Richardson Side Rd, Carp. 7:30pm. Tickets $20 in advance or $25 at the door. www.jacobmoon.com. Tickets can be purchased at Trinity Presbyterian Church during office hours or contact Bob Curzon 613-986-1067; bobcurzon@hotmail.com

Saturday, April 13th  4:00-6:00.  Let’s join together to celebrate the new life that comes to us in the Easter season.  The Theme is “Journeying to Easter”.  Stories, songs, crafts and activities followed by a simple supper.  Please come and invite your friends. Riverside United Church and the Anglican Church of the Resurrection, 3191 Riverside Dr. Ottawa

Time and Talent Auction & Spaghetti Dinner
St. Paul’s United Church Carp – 3760 Carp Rd. Saturday May 4. Doors open 5pm, Dinner @5:30pm. For tickets or details, please contact John@cdsmovers.com, Rev. Debbie or Terri-Lynn 613-839-2155 or StPaulsUnitedCarp@sympatico.ca. Adults $15, Students $8, under 5yrs Free.

Murder Mystery Dinner
St. Paul’s United Church Carp – 3760 Carp Rd. ‘Twas a Dark & Stormy Night, written by: Maggie Taylor. Friday May 10. Doors open 5:30pm, Dinner @6pm. Tickets for dinner and theatre $30 in advance only. Rev. Debbie Roi 613-839-2155 ext 1 / revdebbieroi@gmail.com

Olde Fashioned Bean Supper @ Britannia United
Saturday 13 April 2019 @ 8am. Tickets: Adults: $15.00 Children under 12: $5.00 Menu: Beans, Ham, Coleslaw, Dinner Roll, Dessert, Tea and Coffee. Take Out Available Entertainment by: Forever Friends Singing Group

Britannia United Church Schedule
Week of: March 22 -29



Happenings – Set-up

Mar 22

Mar 23

Quick & Easy Vegan Meals– no set up in Kitchen

6 – 8 p.m.

Mar 24

Bible Group – no set-up in Little Chapel

6 – 10 p.m.

Mar 25

Mar 26

Friends in Song – no set-up in Sanctuary


Al-Anon – usual set-up in Little Chapel

7 – 10pm

Mar 27

Mar 28

Seniors Tea – set-up in Little Chapel

1 – 3pm

Choir – set-up in Little Chapel

7:30 – 9pm

Mar 29