We welcome visitors of all ages. See our address, Sunday schedule and contact information on the "Find Us" page, and explore our website to find information about our children's program, potlucks, attenders' meetings, retreats and other community events. Si vous voulez des informations en francais, nous demander, s’il vous plait!
The OMM Refugee Committee re-submitted our revised sponsorship application for our chosen family of 6 in June 2016 as “Community Sponsors” after the government imposed quotas on Sponsorship Agreement Holders and we needed to take back our original application from the Canadian Unitarian Council.
Ottawa Monthly Meeting is currently blessed with an abundance of Young Adult Friends.* Many of the YAFs are now meeting for a potluck about once a month. If you self-identify as a YAF and aren't yet connected to this group, ask around on a Sunday or send the webminder an e-mail and I'll put you in touch.
*Quaker-speak for people roughly in their 20's and 30's who have a connection to Quakers.
·Sunday "Meeting Warm-Ups," 9:00am until 10:00, Sundays at OMM, but irregular during the summer.These warm ups are for our spirits, heart, mind and body, to help build community as expansion of our 2016 “Quake Up” retreat theme.
The current plan is:
First Sunday of the month - Singing with our Burundian Friends
Remaining Sundays of the month - Discussions about sections of our Canadian Faith and Practice
Everyone is welcome.
Check back frequently--we'll try to keep this list up-to-date. If you have ideas or feedback, contact the Adult Religious Education Committee.
We recently explored whether we could accept Interac e-mail money transfers to facilitate donations to either our general or our refugee funds. We can do this, however it is not an automated process so it's best to check first with the treasurer to make sure she's in-town and ready to accept it. (E-mail address is treasurer.ottawafriends with a gmail.com extension.) We believe the steps are: