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​​News from the Pews
a weekly update of events and activities
   
  
Please join us on
Sunday
August 12, at 11:15 a.m.
as we are led in worship
Rev. Dr. Éloi Gunn
and join us in the (nice cool) lower hall for refreshments after the service. 
 
We are led in worship each Sunday by either our Presbytery Supervisor, Rev. Dr. Éloi Gunn, members of our congregation or guest worship leaders.Our worship leader next Sunday August 19 will be Eline Brock a Member of our church.

Rev. Gunn is also the Course Director of the Canadian Forces Chaplain School and Centre in Borden, Ontario. In case of need, he can be reached by leaving a message at the church office  at 418-692-2640 or call him directly at 581-995-2640. 

We regret to inform you of the passing of Rev. Jim Johanson on Wednesday, July 18, at the CHUL, after a lengthy illness. A celebration of his life will take place at Chalmers-Wesley on Saturday, August 25 at 11 a.m. We extend our sincere condolences to Rev. Eleanore Johanson and her family.

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations in memory of Jim to Chalmers-Wesley United Church's "Togo Project." (For more info on the project please refer to the FUNDRAISING section on this website.) Please make cheques payable to Chalmers-Wesley United Church with a note for "Togo Project." Donations may be mailed to the church at 78 Rue Ste-Ursule, Québec, QC. G1R 4E8. or you can make your donation directly on the Chalmers-Wesley website via Canada Helps. 

OPEN DOORS: Chalmers-Wesley is open to visitors from June 23 to mid-October, 2018, on Tuesdays from 12 to 4 p.m., Wednesdays to Saturdays from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sundays from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed on Mondays. Of course, we are open every Sunday morning for worship services. All are welcome. 


Our church is OPEN FOR VISITORS this summer thanks, in part, to the generous support of the Government of Québec and the City of Québec in the context of the Cultural Development Agreement.
   
Our next MUSICAL WEDNESDAYS concert takes place on
Wednesday, August 8 at 12:05 p.m. featuring 
La Band'Accordéons

Please Note:
Parking is limited in our church parking lot during concerts as spaces are rented during the week.
Only those with reduced mobility will be permitted to park in the lot during concerts.
 

Admisson is free, but a donation of $10 or more would be much appreciated to help support our summer music program.
Thank you!

There will be a door prize draw at the end of each concert for a $25 gift certificate from the Café de Paris, 66 Rue Saint-Louis, in the heart of Old Quebec City.

The Choir is taking a break from weekly choir practice during the summer. Saturday morning rehearsals will resume in early September. 

Power Yoga classes with Susa take place in the lower hall every second Saturday morning from 10 to 11 a.m. The next class will be held on August 18. 
 
                                                                                 IN THE COMMUNITY
 
June to September 2, Tuesday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. - L’École des beaux-arts de Québec exhibit at the Maison Hamel-Bruneau, 2608 Chemin Saint-Louis and at the Villa Bagatelle, 1360 Avenue James-Lemoine. From 1992 to 1967, the École des beaux-arts de Québec trained many artists who have made their mark on the cultural life of the city and the province. The exhibit consists of some 80 works of art of recognized artists who graduated from the schools many programs. It also highlights the historic value of the institution and the know-how passed down through the rich archives and teaching material. The exhibit is presented in two parts simultaneously at the Maison Hamel-Bruneau and the Villa Bagatelle. Free admission. The exhibit includes a work of art by Edmonde Poirier-McConnell, a member of our congregation. 

                                    Midi en Musique at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity
The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, at 31 rue Des Jardins in the Old City, offers free weekly concerts during the summer on Thursdays at 12:30 p.m., and occasional other special concerts on other days. To see their complete schedule, visit www.cathedral.ca/music/#CalendrierMusical .  
 
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