On the first Friday of each month, Eucharistic Adoration will be held at St. Joachim's Side Chapel from 10:30am until Noon.
On Fridays of Lent, the Assumption K of C will lead the “Way of the Cross” following the 9:00am Mass.
On the First Friday of each month, Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will be held at Our Lady of the Assumption, immediately following the 9:00am Mass until the closing at 10:30am.
The Social & Community Building Committee is hosting a Family Fun Night – Sweetheart Bingo on Sunday, February 18, 7:00-9:00pm in the Parish Hall. This “fun-filled night” will include bingo games with prizes, musical entertainment and concession stand (50¢ & $1 items). Free admission. Children and adults welcome; children must be accompanied by an adult. Great opportunity to meet and spend the evening with fellow parishioners!
On Friday, February 23 at 7:00pm, all parishioners and Catechism students with their parents, are invited to attend an interactive version of the Stations of the Cross. Come to the Church and join our Grade 6 Catechism Class as they lead us in a child-friendly narration of the final hours in the life of Jesus Christ.
The Confederation Centre Youth Chorus will give a performance at St. Joachim's Church on Sunday, February 18 at 7:00pm. Admission is by donation and there will be a baked goods sale. Funds raised will be used to help cover costs of the choir members’ trip to Florida and their performance at Disney World.
Ladies: The St. Joachim's Monday Afternoon Craft Group meets in the Parish Hall on Mondays, 1:00-4:00pm. These sessions are quite enjoyable and provide an opportunity to use your talents, socialize, learn new skills, contribute to the upkeep of our Parish and make charitable donations.
Chair Stretch and Tone for Seniors Classes at Assumption Parish Centre: A chair-based class geared on improving body awareness, balance and strength. Gentle stretching, strengthening and balance movements combined with breath work in and around the chair. One-hour classes on Mondays at 11:00am. Session 1: February 5 - 12 - 19 - 26. Session 2: March 5 - 12 - 19 - 26. Sign up for two sessions and save $5 - $55 for 8 weeks. To register, contact Joan Varacalli, ACE Certified Senior Fitness Specialist. E-mail email@example.com or call (902) 213-6187.
Gentle Flow Stretch Classes at Assumption Parish Centre: Start with focus on breathing and movements on the mat to warm and loosen your muscles, followed by standing poses to help strengthen, stretch and balance your body. End with relaxing gentle stretches back on the mat. One-hour classes on Fridays at 12 Noon. February 2 - 9 - 16 - 23: 4 weeks for $30, March 2 - 9 - 16 - 23: 4 weeks for $30. To register, contact Joan Varacalli, ACE Certified Senior Fitness Specialist. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (902) 213-6187.