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Volunteer Opportunity

SUMMERLEA UNITED CHURCH – Meals on Wheels Western Lachine which takes place in the kitchen at Summerlea United Church, 225 50thAvenue is presently in need of volunteer drivers and deliverers to help

deliver hot meals to our seniors in Western Lachine once or twice a month. Deliveries Tuesdays & Thursdays, requires about 2 hours of your time. Info: Susan at 514-634-4827

PLASTIC MATS FOR THE HOMELESS – Members are weaving Plastic Mats for the Homeless. If you use Milk Bags, they are collecting the Outer Bags to use. They can be dropped off at the main entrance of the Church. HELPING THE HOMELESS IN MTL – “Angels ofMercy”, an organization delivering soup, sandwiches, warm clothing, and toiletries to our less fortunate brothers & sisters of Montreal. Contact AOM (Sarah Sajedi) at 514-827-6408 or aom.montreal@gmail.com.

ST.PATRICK’S PARADE QUEEN – Public Speaking Event open to single young women of Irish descent between the ages of 18-25. Must be a permanent resident of Montreal. If you wish to be a Queen or Princess inthe St. Patrick’s Parade please contact Colleen Murphy atcmurphy2@msn.com. Selection Evening is February 2, 2019 – Hotel Plaza Centreville – 7:00 pm.

MUSEE DE L’ORATOIRE SAINT-JOSEPH DU MONT-ROYAL – 01.12.18 / 19.03.19 Exhibitions by: Elisabeth Eudes- Pascal “In Search of the Lost Me and Meaning and Irma Cote “Quilts”PILGRIMAGE TO SHRINES OF FRANCE – May 30 – June 11 2019 with Fr. Peter Sabbath to visit famous and beautiful shrines of France. $3,590 plus airfare tax of $650. Contact: Liz Dachuk 877-701-7729 X 239. With a total of 15 People: CAD $3,999.00 per person. (Air, taxes and surcharges included) Departure from Montreal: total of 15 people: $4,019 / person 20 people: $3,889/person Info/ register: 1.877.701.7729 ext. 239

LATIN AND ANCIENT GREEK COURSES: JANUARY 2018 Latin (Wednesdays) and Ancient Greek (Mondays) courses offered by La Fondation Humanitas at Loyola High School (7272 Sherbrooke St.West, Montreal,H4B 1R2) starting in January 2019. Evenings (6:30-9:30) every two weeks, Cost is $120. for 24-hour session (no classes during first two weeks in March). Beginners and Advanced levels. Information at braultd@loyola.ca

PILGRIMAGE: THE FOOTSTEPS OF ST. PAUL Athens, Thessaloniki, Kavala, Meteora, Corinth, Ephesus, Rhodes, Crete, Santorini. May 21 – 31, 2019 11 DAYS under the Spiritual direction fo Fr. Joy Abraham, O. Carm of the Holy Name of Jesus Parish, Laval, Quebec. Coordinator: Darryl Romeo pcebwu@gmail.com, 904-567-3656 For full itinerary and to register: https://www.ihtours.com/destination/catholic-tours/ PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND Mission Jeunesse –YM in collaboration with Spiritours, is organizing a pilgrimage to the Holy Land for young adults accompanied by Archbishop Christian Lèpine. June 26 – July 8, 2019. Registration open now.