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To view upcoming programs at the Tatamagouche Centre please click here.
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Regional Council 15 (RC15) Committee Volunteer form.

Condolences: Walter Wakulicz

Our sincerest apologies, we incorrectly noted the wrong last name in the heading of last week’s announcement for Walter Wakulicz, husband of our President Elect – Shauna Macdonald.

Affirm Celebration – Beacon United Church, Yarmouth

On Sunday September 18th Beacon United Church in Yarmouth will be holding our long-awaited Affirm Service of Celebration. Join us at 11 am for a time of music, scripture, guest speakers, reflections and fellowship followed by a pancake brunch hosted by the Southwest Nova Pride Association. Let’s celebrate together! For more information contact Beacon United Church at or

United Church Bookstore

Our bookstore is now taking pre-orders for 2023 church calendar. The prices are as follows: 1-9 $6.50 each and 10 or more $6.00 each. All prices include taxes. Deadline to order is September 15, 2022.

Godly Play Core Training for Storytellers & Doorpersons this fall! *dates clarified

Godly Play Core Training for Storytellers & Doorpersons this fall!

There are a lot of things you can learn from a book or a lecture, but Godly Play is best learned from the inside out.

Available at sites:
– First Baptist Church, Halifax. Trainers: Shawn Redden & Jenny Eisener
– Sackville United Church, NB. Trainers: Cathy Laskey & Anne Pirie

Part 1: Friday, Oct 28 4pm – 9pm AND Sat, Oct. 29 8:30 – 5:30pm
Part 2: Friday, Nov 11 from 4pm- 9pm AND Sat, Nov. 12 8:30-5:30pm
Certificate for attendance at entire program

· experience different kinds of Godly Play stories
· tell a story by heart and receive supportive feedback
· how to support a community of children
. fundamentals of setting up your own Godly Play space and program.

A parent reflects on Godly Play: “The children know that [to these leaders] their faith, ideas, thoughts and feelings are all valid and wonderful. They feel heard and important.” Chrystal

Register by Oct. 12, 2022 at