Community Square Dance
We have had Dave come to St John's before for an evening of square dancing. For those that are interested the Tec-We-Gwill Women's Institute is having him come on Sat. Nov 25th to Newton Robinson. (No previous square dancing experience required) With caller/instructor Dave Lucas, Saturday, November 25, 7 to 10 pm. At the Tec-We-Gwill W.I. Hall, Newton Robinson. Price is $5 per person All welcome. For information call Bonnie West 705-458-4555.
Yoga @ Cookstown Masonic Hall
Our next yoga session is starting soon, so book your space. This program is open to everyone, as all can do yoga regardless of your flexibility. There will be a Free Welcome class on Oct. 2nd. This fall session runs 8 weeks on Monday nights, from Oct. 16th till Dec.11th, and starts at 7:00pm. Cost is $95. Call Melanie Cooper at 705-530-9981 or email email@example.com to register. This time it will be held at the Cookstown Masonic Hall.
Cookstown Light Up NIght
Cookstown Light-Up Night -New date November 25th 2017
Light Up Night is the night that we all get together and light up the Christmas tree on Queen Street in Cookstown at 6 pm. From 4-6 pm there is caroling and all the shops are open late. Bring the kids to see Santa Claus as he will be there before his appearance in our Light Up Night parade at 6:30 pm. The parade will have an assortment of floats all lit up and will proceed down Queen Street. Come and get into the holiday spirit with our Light Up Night.
Girl Guides at St. John’s
The Cookstown Guide Unit will be meeting on Friday evenings at St. John's beginning on Sept. 22nd from 6:30-8 p.m. The Guides are for girls in grades 4-6 years. If anyone is interested in joining the unit or to volunteer, please contact Lee-Ann Ray at: firstname.lastname@example.org or (705) 458-1525.
Senior’s Luncheon Program
This monthly lunch for seniors, run by St. John's, takes place on the 4th Thursday. Cost is $8/person and all seniors are welcome to join us. 29 Church Street, Cookstown.
Thursday, November 23rd Senior’s Lunch: The Next "Senior's Lunch" catered by St John's Church is on Thursday, Nov. 23 at 12 noon. Lunch is $8 and will be a turkey dinner with all the trimmings. If you would like to come for lunch please contact Diane Pettet at 705-458-2723 or email@example.com. Diane needs to know numbers attending by Sunday, Nov. 19.
2nd Wednesday Community Lunch Program
The monthly outreach lunch program, formerly run by Cookstown United Church, has recently relocated to St. John’s. This meal is open to all and costs $8/person. We wish the leadership and volunteers of this group blessings and much success as they continue their ministry to the community.
Proceeds raised provide support for school lunch programs, food banks, Food Grains and other community support groups. For more information call Faye Elines at (705-458-4791).
The 3rd Sunday of each month we have our healing and anointing service. Please note that during the summer there will be no services of this type offered. Our next service will be October 16th.
St. John’s Prayer Group
Every Wednesday night from 8 pm till 9 pm our prayer group gathers at St. John’s in our side chapel by the St. Francis Window. We gather each week to have a time of communal prayer and an opportunity to offer intercessions for our parish and those in need. All are welcome to attend. Speak to Bonnie, Vicki, Liz or Fr. Matt for more info. Call Liz at 705-458-1968.
St. John’s Church
Sunday Service: 11:15 am