Worship Services



Sunday, August 25
Worship begins at 10:30 a.m. Rev. Fran Ota will be leading the service.

Sunday, September 1
Labour Day weekend. Worship begins at 10 :30. Rev Fran Ota will be leading the service.

Sunday, September 8
Worship begins at 10 :30. Rev. Evelyn McLachlan will be leading the service.

Sunday, September 15
Welcome Back Sunday. Continental breakfast will be offered from 9 to 10 :20 and worship begins at 10 :30. Rev. Fran Ota will be leading the service. Come have breakfast with us and catch up on the summer news.

Sunday, September 22
Worship begins at 10 :30. Rev Fran Ota will be leading the service.

Sunday, September 29
Worship begins at 10 :30. Rev Fran Ota will be leading the service.

Events this month



Thursday, September 5
Choir practice resumes 7-9 pm for the fall. Consider joining this dedicated and fun group as they make joyful sounds onto the Lord. New members always welcome.

Saturday, September 10
United Church Women (UCW) meet at 1 :30 to plan activites for the fall and winter. All women of the congregation are invited to join us for a time of devotion, fellowship and a cup of tea.

Tuesday, September 17
Congregational Council meets at 7 pm in the Fellowship Room.

Wednesday, September 18
Trustees meet at 2 pm at the church.

Saturday, September 21
Food Bank 9 :00 – 11 :00

Monday, September 23
UCW sponsored trip to the East Gwillimbury Recycling Depot, 225 Garfiled Wright Blvd, East Gwillimbury. Meet there at 1 :15 or at York Pines at 12 :45 to carpool. Presentation begins at 1 :30. Find out where your blue box contents go.

Wednesday, September 25
Book Club meets at 7 pm in the Fellowship Room. See list below for this month’s title. The discussion is always lively, the tea and coffee are on and having read the book is not mandatory.

Thursday, September 26
Fellowship Lunch at 12 noon. The month the group is meeting at the Wishbone on Hwy 50 north of Bolton and we are always please to see new faces.

Book Club Selections 2019/2020



September 25, 2019
"The Shepherd's Life: a People's History of the Lakes District" by James Rebanks 

October 23, 2019
"The Hidden Life of Trees :  What they feel, How they communicate – Discoveries from a Secret World" by Peter Wohllenben 

November 27, 2019
"Princes in the Wilderness" by Patricia Watson.

January 22, 2020
"A Man Called Ove" and "BrittMarie Was Here" by Fredrik Backman.

February 26, 2020
"The Library Book" by Susan Orlean.

March 25, 2020
"Dog Songs" by Mary Oliver  and "Uncommon Type" by Tom Hanks.

April 22, 2020
"Suzanne", by Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette.
May 27, 2020
Snow alternative date and next year’s book selections.

Choir
Weekly practise happens on Thursdays from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m, September - May. Newcomers welcome. For more information, call the church office, 905-727-8118.

Dance classes
Weekly on Mondays from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. for those more advanced dancers, and from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. for those just starting out or dusting off their dancing shoes. 
Cost is $23.00/couple or $17/single for a 1 hr lesson. 
Newcomers are especially welcome at the 8:00 p.m. class. For more information, call Jackie at 905-939-2233. 

Piano Lessons
York Pines is pleased to welcome Alanna Moore. Alanna teaches piano at the church. 
Tuesdays 3:30 to 9:00 p.m. and Saturdays 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 
She has a few lesson times open; if you or someone you know is interested in learning to play the piano, please contact Alanna at 289-383-2094.

Staying in Touch
Want to stay in touch with what's happening at YPUC? In print, you can find out what’s happening in the newsletter, in the weekly announcements on Sundays, and in the King Sentinel under Schomberg Should Know column written by Wendy-Sue Bishop. Digitally, you can check-out this Website, Facebook or Instagram.

https://www.facebook.com/yorkpinesunitedchurch/

Instagram: @yorkpinesunitedchurch

Please note: now that York Pines has a digital presence on Facebook and Instagram pictures may be taken and then posted on these sites.