Here are a few important activities you might like to know about:
Volunteer Training in Toronto
This year we launch a new look to our volunteer training. There are three sessions with Session 'C' being for all volunteers.
'A' Sessions: for new volunteers, focuses on an orientation to the justice system, and boundaries
'B' Sessions: for new volunteers, focuses on ministry, relationships, and listening skills
'C' sessions: continuing education for existing volunteers; topics TBA
The next dates are as follows:
'A" Session: Saturday, February 11th: 9 am - 3 pm
'B" Session: Saturday, March 3rd: 9 am - 3 pm
'C" Session: Thursday, April 26th: 7 pm - 9 pm
(Greater Toronto Area Location To be Determined)
1 Day Retreat: Saturday, February 4, 2012.
Location: Libenzell Retreat Centre, near Guelph, ON
More Information: Click here to request more information.
Toronto Dismas Fellowship
The Toronto Dismas fellowship will resume again on Friday, January 13th at Walmer Baptist Church. We meet on Friday evenings at Walmer Baptist Church starting at 5:30 pm. The complete schedule for 2012 is below.
January 13 & 27
February 10 &24
March 9 &23
April 6 (Good Friday) & 20
May 4 & 18
June 1 & 15
September 14 & 28
October 12 (Thanksgiving) & 26
November 9 & 23 December 7 (Christmas)
Brampton Dismas Fellowship
We are excited to announce that early in the New Year we plan to have a Dismas Fellowship up and running in Brampton, Ontario. More details on this in our next newsletter.
Eglinton St. George's United Church Compassionate Justice
Speaker : Edward L. Greenspan
Topic: CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS IN CRIMINAL LAW IN CANADA
Date: Sunday, January 15th
Speaker : Rosemary Redshaw
Topic: WOMEN AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN CANADA
Date: Monday, January 16th
Location : Eglinton St. George's United Church
35 Lytton Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario, M4R 1L2
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