Soup Sunday is another great time of community

At Village Green, we love our neighbours and sharing community.

We had a sunny Autumn day to share fun and community at Village Green Community Church. Thanks to the hundreds who visited and the many wonderful volunteers!

** Click on the first photo, then the arrow in the bottom right corner to see the next photo. **

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We welcomed hundreds of our neighbours and friends to our Fall Festival.
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There were games and smiles.
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There was lots of great help!
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The fire truck was back and as interesting as ever.
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There were robotic bugs and a bit of shyness.
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There was a steady line-up at the Candy Floss booth, including these three brothers.
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Okay, now we're feeling great!
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Candy floss !
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Many people, many conversations.
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Time to talk and share the day.
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Hotdogs and smiles!
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Jason and Dan working up the music.
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Dan in full team colours. Way to go, Dan!
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John and Ernest on hand!
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We celebrated community and shared success.
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We took out some varmints.
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Lots of smiles.
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World Vision swapped bracelets from afar.
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Lots of balloon fun.
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Everyone was having fun.
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"Now, where are the keys..."
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Checking out the big red machine.
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"I've got a balloon and places to go."
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Al has really strong hands, or at least this one.
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Hey, we have hands too!
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Jeff enjoying the moment, bubbles and all.
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Paul making a personal delivery.
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Lots of ages, lots of fun.
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Al and a fellow with a blue beard.
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Matt turned latex into lovely animals.
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Mauricio's smile and Rob's reflection.
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Green for Village Green! Smiles too!
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Sorting the apples by calories.
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Jason laying it on nice and thick.
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We had great booths and service partners.
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Art fun!
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Father and son, building together.
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"This one, please!"
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Dagim Almaw of Hope for Rural Children and Orphans, along with his daughter and Dave. http://www.horco.ca
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Juan taking a photography break to race bugs.
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Owen enjoying the robot bug racing.
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Paul and Ollie sharing the fun together.
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Pre-Wham! Can you see the ball?
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Rob and Brenda sharing smiles.
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Myra and Owen relaxing amidst the fun.
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John helped out for a second year in the BBQ area.
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Currie brought the Men's Group BBQ team and dished out lunch.
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Brian's big smile made the hot dogs even better.
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The cooking team: Don, Brent, Brian, John and Currie. Thanks, guys!
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Juan Neira's photos start here. Kids love crafts.
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The HORCO team helped us see farther.
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An awesome photo of Jeff by Juan.
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Exploring together.
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The Prince of Balloonery
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Ballooooooon!
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Paul sharing the fun and smiles.
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"Just one more time... maybe two."
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It is so wonderful to provide this fun for our neighbours and friends.
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"Now that is fun!"
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Nice throw!
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Juan and Jen catching some Fall Festival sunshine.
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This guy figured out how to beat the system.
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Yes, at Village Green we are colourful!
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Pump it up, Mauricio! And he did - 2 tanks were used up.
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The fire engine was a big hit.
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"It's just like Daddy's SUV!"
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"Yes, this is how one holds candy floss... up against one's sweater. Firmly."
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Boys with bubbles! We need more of this.
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Andreina in her super-woman head piece.
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"Not yet, but one day I'll be... Batman!"
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Synchronized munching.
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"This fall festival is awesome!"
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Robo-bugs and Duplo - you can't beat it.
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Double smile!
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Thank you, Lord, that we had such a beautiful day of community.
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Start of photos by Steve Donnelly.
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Make-up can be serious business.
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"I'm a wild cat!"
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He's jumped over the edge and down he comes.
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I see you!
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Woo hoo!
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"Who, me?"
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"Let me adjust that a bit."
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Thanks to all for helping out at the Fall Festival!
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Yay!
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"How can I miss? That bucket is bigger than me!"
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Just hanging out at Village Green.
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What a blessing: children playing in freedom and community.
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Thanks to our community partners for connecting us all together!
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Now we're having fun!
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We welcomed everyone to our Fall Festival.
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The World Vision representative had bracelets from other countries, and we made ones to send there.
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A good throw!
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Decorating candy apples is great fall fun.