The annual Charity Motorcycle Ride to benefit MCS is just around the corner!
Enjoy a fun group ride on a scenic lake shore route, ending with a delicious barbeque (families welcome).
Registration will take place on the morning of the ride between 7:30am to 8:30am at the Saxonia Hall next to the Tim Hortons on Hwy #3 Aylmer. Donuts and coffee will be provided. Kickstands up at 9:00am!
A big thank you to the sponsors Tricorp Transportation, Wall-Ex, and Peloquin Promotional Printing. A very big thank you as well to the volunteer organizers of this event! If you would like to become a sponsor or volunteer for this event, please let us know by filling out the form at https://www.mcsbikeride.ca/contact/
More information at https://www.mcsbikeride.ca/
MCS is growing! More space is needed!
Watch our building announcement from our Executive Director, Abe Harms:
Help Us Grow!
Join us to raise funds for our new location. You can be a part of this exciting mission by donating to our capital fund and participating in our fundraising events in 2019. A conditional offer was made to purchase the complex at 300 Talbot Street West, Aylmer. (Current tenants and ICS will remain). Donations accepted online through CanadaHelps or in person at 16 Talbot Street East, Aylmer.
Do you love Adventures in Odyssey? Draw a picture of Whit’s End Ice Cream Parlor and Mr. Whittaker and you could win an Adventures in Odyssey prize!
Contest runs from March 22nd, 2019 to April 18th, 2019. One (1) entry per child. Drawing should be an image of Whit’s End Ice Cream Parlor and can include characters such as Mr. Whittaker, Connie, or Eugene but does not necessarily need to.
Contestants must be between the ages of 7 and 13 years old. Contestants will be separated into two age categories: 7-9 year olds and 10-13 year olds. Three (3) winners will be chosen from each category.
Winners will be determined by a panel of judges on the combined criteria of creativeness, skill, and effort. All winners will be announced on Friday, April 26th, 2019.
Prizes are an Adventures in Odyssey NIrV Bible or an Adventures in Odyssey Trial by Fire Audiobook. Each winner will receive only one (1) prize. Prizes will be selected by the winners on a first come-first serve basis. All prizes must be picked up and will not be mailed out.
Submissions can be dropped off at the Aylmer Resource Centre or Radio CHPD de Brigj, both of which are located at 16 Talbot Street East in Aylmer. Submissions can also be mailed to the following address:
16 Talbot Street East
Good luck and have fun!
President’s Choice (PC) gift cards are available for purchase at the MCS Aylmer Resource Centre, 16 Talbot St. E, Aylmer, ON. This is a great option to use to get your regular shopping done at locations that accept PC gift cards, while also supporting MCS. You pay just the regular gift card price when you purchase them at our Resource Centre, and get full regular use of the gift card, but MCS receives 4% of the sale of the gift card.
Interested in learning about what is needed to work in manufacturing? This FREE 4 day session is available for you to learn all the basic skills needed to succeed in a manufacturing career!
Visit or call our Employment Services team (25 Centre St., Aylmer, ON, 519-765-2082) for more information or to sign up. Class begins Jan 28!!
Shop our exquisite collection of coffee, spices, chocolate, home decor, and accessories!
The perfect opportunity to find unique Christmas gifts for friends, family, co-workers, or that special someone.
3 Days Only in Aylmer, ON
Thursday, November 15 …. 9am-9pm
Friday, November 16 ……….. 9am-9pm
Saturday, November 17 …… 9am-4pm
NEW LOCATION THIS YEAR: 16 Talbot St. E, Aylmer, ON UPSTAIRS (no elevator) Above the Aylmer Thrift Store. Enter from Town Parking Lot.
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Are you an artist who lives in Elgin County? Do you have artwork you would like to put on display for the community to see?
Mennonite Community Services is excited to announce that they will be hosting an upcoming Aylmer Art Exhibit on Thursday, October 18, 2018, 1pm-8pm at the Old Town Hall Theatre in Aylmer, ON (38 John St S, Aylmer, ON, N5H 2C2).
To all artists residing in Elgin County – please send us submissions of YOUR artwork for show in the Aylmer Art Exhibit!!
Deadline for submissions is Friday, October 5, 2018. Paintings, framed drawings, prints, or photographs, textiles, sculpture, and woodwork are all welcome. We would love to showcase a diverse sampling of the local artistic talents in Elgin County and welcome your submissions. Please include a clear photograph of the work you are submitting for entry with your submission form.
Not sure if your artwork will qualify? Have questions after you’ve read the submission form and information page? Give us a call at 519.765.3020, or e-mail email@example.com.
Click the link for the submission form and attached information sheet: Aylmer Art Exhibit Submission Form