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Festival of Friends on February 2 2019

Festival of Friends 2019

MFYC’s older choristers participated in Festival of Friends on February 2 2019. This event is a gathering of Mississauga choirs hosted by the Mississauga Festival Choir. The 2019 performance was also a fundraiser for the Alzheimers Society. This year $4000 was raised at this event! As an annual event, the Mississauga Festival Choir presents a massed choral festival. Featuring various…
Artistic Director Katherine Dickey conducts at Bread & Honey, 2018

2018 – 2019 Season

We have added two intake sessions for January 2019. Add your voice to the Mississauga Festival Youth Choir in 2019!  Our upcoming season has exciting opportunities for choristers to experience the thrill of joining voices together in song.  Book your appointment today! January 9th and 16th. Weekly rehearsals are held every Wednesday night in our family friendly, welcoming, and acoustically…
MFYC was part of the Port Credit Caroling in the Park

Choirs are Healthy

New intake sessions coming January 2019. MFYC was part of the Port Credit Caroling in the Park because more than other social activities such as team sports, group singing seems to have the ability to generate feelings of social connections. This is according to Dr. Frank Russo, a professor of psychology at Ryerson University. He holds the Hear the World…
board members with poinsettias

Poinsettias for Christmas

2018 Poinsettia Fundraiser Once again the annual poinsettia fundraiser was successful. Each year, these timely Christmas bouquets, help our non profit choir achieve part of our fund raising goal. A busy Wednesday at MFYC! Over 200 holiday poinsettias arrived to be distributed, (thank you, Gail!) a meeting of our amazing Board of Directors, (welcome new President Natalie Crawford!) and a…
upcoming concert poster

A Cup of Kindness

Rehearsals continue for the upcoming performance of a Cup of Kindness. The choir’s annual Christmas concert will take place on December 8th 2018 at Cawthra Park United Church from 7 pm to 9 pm. Perhaps a warm cup of a good cheer would help our very talented accompanist, Svetlana Kotliarenko, to keep her hands warm as well. It is no…

Camp Brebeuf 2018

For over 10 years, choristers have enjoyed a retreat at the start of the season at Camp Brebeuf. They enjoy plenty of outdoor activities and a day of bonding.