CCS 120th Anniversary Schedule

October 11-14, 2012
Centre for Christian Studies, Winnipeg, MB

Register online at:

Schedule of Events

(schedule updated Oct 5, 2012)

Thursday, October 11

7:00 pm at Young United Church (map)

CCS hosts a public event on Diversity, Transformation, & Hope – a Dialogue with Stan McKay and Raheel Raza

Friday, October 12

9:30 am at Centre for Christian Studies (Woodsworth House) (map)

Open House. Registration begins. House tours, photos and displays, refreshments.

12 noon at Young United Church  (map)

Second Friday Lunch – Theology of Justice and Liberation.

Afternoon at CCS (map)

Registration continues. Class gatherings. Supper on your own.

7:30 pm at Young United Church  (map)

A Celebration of Song and Music with Companion of the Centre – Carolyn McDade.

Saturday, October 13

8:30 am at Young United  (map)

Registration continues.  Continental breakfast.

9:00 am at Young United  (map)

Presentation: Principals of CCS – Past and Present.

11:00 am at Young United  (map)

A student-led presentation, Moving forward: issues, challenges, opportunities

12 noon – Lunch at Young United

1:30 to 5:00 pm – various locations

Choice of site visits, workshops, singing, or FREE TIME!
Site visits throughout Winnipeg to experience diaconal ministry in action
Workshops about Disjoining, the Learning Spiral, Ecumenical Perspectives
Carolyn McDade Singing Circle at Young United.

6:00 – 10:00 pm at Young United  (map)

Reception and banquet – at which we will honour
Caryn Douglas as our newest Companion of the Centre;
Ted Dodd and Ann Naylor as recipients of the 2012 UCC Davidson Trust Award;
Co-chairs of the
Giving Life – Shaping Justice Endowment Campaign. 

Sunday, October 14

10:30 am at Thomson Funeral Home (opposite Young United Church) (map)

Celebratory Worship followed by Anniversary photo.

12 noon. Farewell Lunch and departures.

Accommodation. Rooms have been made available at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Winnipeg Downtown at the rate of $109. You may reserve your room by:
Phone: 1-866-826-4457 and ask for the group block “Centre for Christian Studies” or
Online: by contacting Liz at to receive a link to the site.