October 31 announcements

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, a family musical by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber about the trials and triumphs of Israel’s favorite son, comes to the Dock Mennonite Academy stage on November 9, 10 and 11 at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students and are available online or in the Grades 9-12 office.


On November 11, MAMA Project will be hosting its Annual Banquet & Silent Auction.  The event will be held at Quakertown Christian School, beginning at 5:30 pm.  A hot dinner buffet will be provided and you will have a chance to bid on many great items.  The recommended donation is $30/person, and all donations will help fund MAMA’s Child Survival Programs.  Please RSVP by November 7 by calling 215-679-4338 or email info@mamaproject.org.


The Mennonite Heritage Center will host a program on World War I Conscientious Objectors on Sunday, November 12 at 2:00 pm. Anne Yoder, archivist for the Swarthmore College Peace Collection and member of West Philadelphia Mennonite Fellowship, will speak on “Expanding the Narrative: Stories of WW I Conscientious Objectors in Their Own Words”.  The program is open to the public by donation. For information, visit www.mhep.org or call 215-256-3020.


Support Crossroads Community Center of Philadelphia when you shop at Ten Thousand Villages Souderton the week of November 13-18. Villages will donate 20% of your purchases (10% of oriental rug purchases) to Crossroads when you mention them at checkout. Store hours that week are Monday-Friday, 10:00 am to 8:00 pm; Saturday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.


The Table of Plenty Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held Thursday, November 23 at Zion Mennonite Church.  Appetizers will be served at 11:30 am and dinner at 12:00 noon. All are welcome to come — there is no charge but donations will be accepted.  Please call 723-3592 for reservations by November 20.


Upper Milford Mennonite Church is seeking a full time pastor.  If interested, contact Susan Smith at pastorsearch@ummchurch.org or Upper Milford Mennonite Church Pastoral Search Committee, P.O. Box 296, Old Zionsville, PA, 18068-0296.