Weekend Workshop


On Friday evening, November 2, and all day Saturday, November 3rd, Calgary Alliance for the Common Good will be offering a workshop on the Foundations for Community Organizing:

This training provides content based on the philosophy and practices developed by the Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF) in over 70 years of organizing experience. The training provides the foundation necessary for individuals or organizations to particpate effectively with the Calgary Alliance for the Common Good. It includes:

  • What is community organizing and why use a community organizing approach
  • The organizing cycle
  • Relational meetings
  • Listening sessions
  • Problems vs. Issues
  • Power over vs. Power with
  • Negotiations and actions to obtain concrete and winnable outcomes

Time : The training runs Friday November 2nd from 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm and continues Saturday November 3rd from 9:30 – 4:00

Cost: CACG Members are Free (Scarboro United Church is a Member!)
Non-members $50 or pay as you are able at the door.
Everyone is asked to contribute as they are able to cover the cost of lunch that day.

For More Information Contact
 Ryan Andersen, Lead Organizer
[email protected]

This Sunday at Scarboro – November 20

Join us for coffee in the sanctuary at 10:15

Ministers: Rev. Paul Rumbolt and Rev. Lee Spice
Theme: Social Justice
Music: Choir Anthem – “Psalm 100” (Daley)

After worship: Coffee and fellowship follows the service at 11:30
Official Board Fair – Come and see how your Official Board works for you.  View their displays and have your questions answered.

Order of Service and Announcements:
If you want to read more about the service, every Thursday the upcoming bulletin is available at the Order of Service & Announcements page.