Dear Friends, Sometimes we are tempted to look back and regret the good old days as if “before it was better”! I have often thought that the best way to pay tribute to our founders, to those to whom we owe our presence today, is not to copy them, but to be inspired by their vision and willingness to create something new. In short, not to copy the past, but to transform the present, to make it flourish. On your 40th anniversary, the 40th anniversary of L’Arche in Australia, it is this energy that I hope you will find […]
Dear Friends in l’Arche, Jean Vanier, our Founder, sent a message through myself to acknowledge and celebrate our 40th Birthday party held by L’Arche Genesaret on March 9. I would like to share his message with you: Best wishes David Treanor National Leader _____ Peace and love to you all, I rejoice for these wonderful 40 years of the birth and growth of l’Arche in Australia and New Zeeland. I thank each one of you and especially Eileen. I remember when we met at an international meeting near Toronto. She asked when would I come to Australia I said […]
You’re invited to our Christmas Service at 10am on Sunday 3rd December at Highgate Park Chapel (in the grounds of Highgate Park Disability Services,103 Fisher St, Fullarton). If you are able to arrive a little early (anytime from 9:15am) to greet residents and sign the Christmas cards we’ll be giving to residents, that would be great! There will be a shared brunch in the Chapel starting at 11am. Please bring a savoury or sweet dish to share. We aim to finish by 2pm at the latest. If you can’t come to the service, feel free to come at 11am for […]
More than 250 people danced the night away recently, celebrating the 10th anniversary of a terrific, inclusive… Posted by The RiotACT on Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Join us in celebrating L’Arche International Family Day on Sunday 1st October at Highgate Park (103 Fisher St, Fullarton). There’s a shared lunch in the Chapel starting at 12:30pm, followed by party games. All are welcome to join us 🙂
L’Arche Adelaide’s first fundraising dinner last Saturday was a wonderful evening! Thanks to everyone who joined us on the night, and to the many people who helped and supported us in the lead up to the dinner. A big thanks to our MC, Jesse Size; our guest singer, Kylie Brice; and our L’Arche Melbourne guests, Cameron Cutts and Greg Morris. It was a truly great occasion See our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/larcheadelaide/) for photos of the night.
L’Arche Adelaide is holding our first ever fundraising dinner! You are invited to come and share with us! Arrange a table of 10 for your family and friends, or join a table on the night. Date: Saturday 9th September 2017; 6.30 pm for dinner at 7.00 pm Venue: ‘The Suaviter’, Concordia College, 24 Winchester Street, Highgate, SA Guest speaker: Cameron Cutts, Community Leader, L’Arche Melbourne Entertainment: Kylie Brice, Singer/Songwriter/Radio Presenter MC: Jesse Size, Supply Minister, Pt Augusta and Quorn Uniting Churches Dinner (with drinks provided) – $65 per person RSVP and payment due by Sunday 3rd September to Yvonne (email@example.com) The purpose […]
Last Sunday L’Arche Adelaide joined together for a shared meal, and to start creating the art & craft work that will hold pride of place at our first ever Fundraising Dinner on Saturday 9th September. Save that date! Let us know if you are interested in coming. Why not get together a table of your family and friends. More details soon! We had great fun creating these painted hands; they’ll be laminated and used as placemats at our Dinner. Great idea Yvonne!
On Saturday Evening, 9th September the L’Arche Adelaide community will be holding our first ever community fundraiser & promotional dinner. The exact time and place are to be advised. We’ll be sharing our L’Arche Adelaide vision with family, friends, church communities, and the wider community; and inviting people to support us in our vision. Let us know if you would like to come. We’re looking forward to this event and invite you to Save the Date!