Y’All Come to Supper – The next Y’All Come to Supper will be on Tuesday, January 30. The menu will be roast beef and apple crisp for dessert. The meal will be from 5:00 to 6:30. At 7:00 pm, we will show a family movie. Everyone is welcome. Free will offering. Please call the office (902-681-0366 ext 1) or email (OfficeOVU@bellaliant.com) to let us know if you are coming.
If anyone in the congregation has a suggestion for a good family movie, or if you have one that you think is suitable, please email Rebecca Godfrey at RBJgodfrey@gmail.com.
School for Fun in February – Congregational Life presents School for Fun in February on Monday nights. Possible interest groups are: cooking, paint night, sing-along, arm chair traveller, guitar lessons, and guest speaker (a dietician). We need volunteers who would be interested in presenting these topics, as well as suggestions for what people would like to prepare for the cooking classes.
If you have an interest in attending a session on Monday night or in being a presenter for one of these topics, please email Rebecca Godfrey at RBJgodfrey@gmail.com.
2017 Tax Receipts – OVUC charitable tax receipts are now ready for pick-up from the mailboxes outside the sanctuary. Any tax receipts that have not been collected by February 15 will be mailed to the address on file. Please contact the office if you would like your tax receipt emailed to you (902-681-0366, ext 1, OfficeOVU@bellaliant.com).
OVUC’s office hours are:
9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday
10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Friday
Closed for lunch from 11:30-12:30.
February Soup & Dessert Luncheon – Our February Soup & Dessert Luncheon will be held on Tuesday, February 6, from 11:45 am to 1:00 pm. The menu consists of a choice of either French Ham & Vegetable Soup or Red Lentil Soup, homemade rolls and biscuits, chocolate cake, and tea/coffee. The price is $8.00 per person. Take-out / local delivery is available – please call 902-681-0366 ext 1 (or email the office) no later than 12:00 noon on Monday, February 5, to place your order.
Nominating Committee – The Nominating Committee is beginning its work for 2018. Orchard Valley United Church is an active congregation that does a lot of work, in these communities, as well as for and with our own groups. We are most effective, and happiest when everyone is contributing as they are able. Would you be interested in serving on a committee? Committees include: Christian Development, Communications, Congregational Life, Covenanter, Finance, Ministry and Personnel, Outreach, Pastoral Care, Property, Stewardship, and Worship. For more information, or to volunteer, please speak with Gary Dunfield (Chair of Council) or Ivan or Judy, or leave a message with the Church office.
“Meet Your Feet” free monthly foot care is available from Cheryl Manzer (LPN) during three sessions per month. No appointment necessary. Visit our webpage for more information: Meet Your Feet