May 15, 2014

May 16th, 2014 by mridea

Camp Gitchigomee Looking for Paid & volunteer Staff for this summer.

Waterfront Staff with Lifeguarding Certificates Needed.
Cooking Staff for 3 weeks in July.

July 4 – 5, 7 – 11, July 14 – 18, July 21 – 27

All Staff must have a clean Police Record Check in order to work
at the camp.

Volunteers are needed each week during the summer, Please let us
know if you might be interested in volunteering.

Please contact Roberta Wolfe at for more information.

On May 23-25, 2014 Hilldale Lutheran Church is hosting the Suomi Conference, a Finnish special interest conference in the ELCIC, that is open to non-Finnish, and non-Lutherans as well. The theme is: “I guide them, as they walk praying.”

It will include 2 showings of Pastor Matthew Anderson’s documentary about pilgrimage called, “Something Grand” and a discussion with Matthew. Showings will be at Hilldale Lutheran Church, 321 Hilldale Rd., 807-768-9890, on Friday, May 23, 2014 at 3:30-5:00pm and Saturday , May 24, 2014 at 12:30-2:00pm. RSVP by e-mail at

Matthew is a part-time professor in theological studies at Concordia University, as well as at Loyola College for Diversity and Sustainability. In the spring of 2012, he climbed over the Pyrenees with groups of pilgrims on the 800-km walk to Santiago and asked them ‘why are you doing this?’ The result is called “Something Grand.”

Here is the 90 second trailer for the documentary:, a newspaper article , and an interview about the film on CBC radio, Montreal:

Registration for the weekend May 23-25, include Friday dinner to Sunday lunch is $60 and everyone is welcome. If you want to attend “Something Grand” there is no fee. Coffee and meals can be purchased. Donations are always welcome. 807-768-9890, or

Come See the Lights! An opportunity to study the artistry and craftsmanship of fifteen stained glass windows at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 808 Ridgeway Street on June 18 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Brief tutorial by Damon Dowbak (Kleewyk Stained Glass) at 7:00 pm. Refreshments served. Freewill offering. Info: Margie @ 473-0617.