Congregational News

Congregational News


Pancake Supper!

Tuesday February 13th at 5:30 pm. at Centretown United Church. Pancakes, sausage, strawberries, blueberries, bananas, syrup and whipped cream. You won't want to miss this! Tickets are $10 and you can buy them through the church office (613-232-9854).


Congregational Annual Meeting

The Congregational Annual meeting will be held following our morning worship on Sunday February 25th. If the weather is bad on the 25th, the meeting will be postponed until the following Sunday, March 4th. Annual reports will be available after Sunday Feb 11th to read prior to the meeting.


Centre 507 Potluck Supper

With support from the congregation, the UCW will be hosting a "Casserole Dinner" for the participants of Centre 507 on Tuesday, February 27th. They are looking for donations of casseroles and kitchen help. If you are able to help, please call Nancy at: (613) 232-9854.


Operation Underwear

Centre 507 is receiving many requests for male and female underwear. Baskets for donations of new underwear will be at both Greeters Stations for the season of Lent.

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Thank you!

Thank you to all those who donated their time and talents knitting touques, scarves, mitts and socks. To date 67 toques, 34 scarves, 55 pair of mittens and 6 pair of socks have been made and given to either Christmas Hampers or participants of Centre 507 or the Emergency Food Centre. The weather has been brutally cold and the need great. Thank you for making someone a little warmer.

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Christmas Hamper Project 2017 Now Underway!

The Christmas Hamper Project is in full-swing again this year. To see how you can help, please click here to go to the Christmas Hamper Project website.

Three Kings

UCW Christmas Dinner and Worship Service

On Friday December 15th at 6 pm, the UCW (United Church Women) will be having their Christmas Dinner and Worship Service.

Tickets will be available mid-November for $5.00. Everyone is welcome.

Centretown Emergency Food Centre

Walk For The Centre

On Sunday October 15th at 2 pm from City Hall. The Centre is the Centretown Emergency Food Centre housed in our church

CCSAC (Centretown Churches Social Action Committee) is organizing this event and we are looking for people to represent Centretown United on the walk. If you are interested in walking and would like a sign-up form, please speak to Joan Fletcher, our CCSAC rep.

If you are not walking perhaps you could sponsor Joan or someone else from Centretown. For more details, speak to Joan or go to

2017 Pride Parade

Centretown United Participates in Pride Parade and Hosts BBQ

On Sunday August 27th, Centretown United Church members participated in the 2017 Pride Parade in Ottawa. It was a great success and a beautiful day!

Again this year, Centretown United Church held its free-will donation barbeque at 507 Bank and Argyle prior to the Pride Parade. We ran out of all fifteen dozen hot dogs, cold drinks, and watermelon in 45 minutes!

Thanks to the generous donations of the parade’s participants and spectators, Centretown UC was able to cover its expenses and give $377.00 to the Centretown Emergency Food Centre which is housed in our church basement. (The CEFC is a project of the Centretown Churches Social Action Committee.) Centretown UC thanks everyone. It plans to have more hot dogs and drinks next year!

Dream Glider CD Launch

Live CD Release Concert

Monday, June 26th, 2017 7:00 pm: "Dream Glider" a CD by Peter Crouch, Centretown United Church, 507 Bank St, Ottawa. A live concert of the music from Peter's debut album, "Dream Glider", showcasing his original compositions for trumpet and piano. Performing alongside Peter, fellow trumpeter Emily Bellman and featuring Nick Rodgerson on piano. Tickets: $10.00 at the door, CD's for $15.00 are available at the concert.

2016 Certificate of Thanksgiving M&S

Certificate of Thanksgiving

Recognition of Donation to Mission and Service Fund, A certificate of Thanksgiving was sent to Centretown United in recognition of our donation of $24,017 to the Mission & Service of The United Church of Canada in 2016.

Thank you to everyone who contributed. Thank you to the UCW for their $2,400 contribution.