2017 EMM events list

January  
3–6 Short-term post-field training
20–21 EMM Board meeting. Fairmount Homes Retirement Community, 333 Wheatridge Dr, Ephrata, PA 17522
23–30 Launch intensive (short-term). Immerse International, 321 Manor Ave, Millersville, PA 17551
28 Representative Council meeting. EMM meetinghouse, 53 W Brandt Blvd, Salunga, PA 17538
February  
13 Welcoming refugees event, Alive Church, 510 Stevens Rd, Ephrata, PA 17522, 6:30 p.m.
17 Book release: A Vietnam Presence: Mennonites in Vietnam During the American War, EMM meetinghouse, 53 W Brandt Blvd, Salunga, PA 17538, 6:30 p.m.
March  
17–18 Lancaster Mennonite Conference’s Celebration of Church Life, Weaverland Mennonite Church, 210 Weaverland Valley Rd, East Earl, PA 17519. March 17, 7 p.m.; March 18, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 18 crossing cultures. making disciples. a breakfast for pastors and ministry leaders. Weaverland Mennonite Church, 210 Weaverland Valley Rd, East Earl, PA 17519. March 18, 7:30 a.m.
25 Annual Missionary Support Team resourcing event. The Gathering Place, 6 Pine St, Mount Joy, PA 17552, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.
April  
10–13 EMM prayer and fasting week. EMM meetinghouse, 53 W Brandt Blvd, Salunga, PA 17538, 12 noon–1 p.m.
11 EMM prayer and fasting event. Westview Community Room, Landis Homes, 1001 East Oregon Road, Lititz, PA 17543, 6:30 p.m.
May  
6 Representative Council meeting. EMM meetinghouse, 53 W Brandt Blvd, Salunga, PA 17538
19–20 EMM Board meeting. Akron Mennonite Church, 1311 Diamond St, Akron, PA 17501
June  
18 – July 1 Launch intensive. MCC's Welcoming Place, 21 S 12th St, Akron, PA 17501
July  
1 (Continued) Launch intensive. MCC's Welcoming Place, 21 S 12th St, Akron, PA 17501
4–8 Visit EMM at the Mennonite Church USA Convention. Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
9 A sending celebration: EMM worker commissioning. Mellinger Mennonite Church, 1916 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602, 6 p.m.
9–14 Oasis. Black Rock Retreat, 1345 Kirkwood Pk, Quarryville, PA, 17566
15 Global Fair. Hans Herr House, 1849 Hans Herr Dr, Willow Street, PA 17584, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
August  
18–19 EMM Board meeting – location TBD
September  
19–26 International Missions Association conference. Mount Joy Mennonite Church, 320 Musser Rd, Mount Joy, PA 17552
October  
15–24 Peru Trek for PROMESA. Ausangate Trek, Peru 
28 Representative Council meeting. EMM meetinghouse, 53 W Brandt Blvd, Salunga, PA 17538 (rescheduled from September 23)
November  
1 EMM vision and fundraising banquet: everyone moving in mission in a changing world. Eden Resort Courtyard, 222 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA 17601, 6:30 p.m.
4 Discipleship Conference 2017: Remember, refocus, relaunch! Willow Street Mennonite Church, 399 E Penn Grant Rd, Willow Street, PA 17584, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
17–18 EMM Board meeting. 53 W Brandt Blvd, Salunga, PA 17538