Pancake Supper

St. John's is hosting a Pancake Supper on March 5th. 4:30-7 p.m. More details will follow. Free will offering only. All are welcome.

Dance the Night Away : March 9th.

Dance! Dance! Dance! @ St. John’s. The light footed duo of Lloyd & Bonnie West are hosting and giving instruction in the basics of the Foxtrot! The evening is to begin with a pot-luck dinner at 6:30 pm, followed by an evening of dancing. Everyone is invited to this jaunty evening!

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner

St. John's is hosting a St.Patrick's Day Dinner in March. Time and date to be determined.

Upcoming Meetings

St. John’s AGM “Vestry Meeting” - Sunday, March 10th


Yoga in 2019

For those who are interested, the next yoga session will start Monday, January 7th, and go until March 4th (no class Family Day). The location is the Masonic Hall (#4 Queen Street, Cookstown) and the time is 7:00 – 8:15 PM. Cost: $95 for 8 weeks or $15 drop in rate. Please feel free to email me or call (249) 359-9981 (note: new cell number) with any questions. Looking forward to seeing you, Melanie.

Girl Guides at St. John’s

Guides Friday Nights at St. John’s

The Cookstown Guide Unit will meet Friday nights at St. John’s from 7:00 til 9:00pm. The Guide Level is for girls in grades 4-6.  If anyone is interested in joining the unit or helping to volunteer, please contact Lee-Ann Ray at; or (705) 458-1525.

Senior’s Luncheon Program


The Next "Senior's Lunch" catered by St John's Church is at 12 noon, 4th Thursday of the month.  Lunch is $10.  If you would like to come for lunch please contact Diane Pettet at 705-458-2723 or


2nd Wednesday Community Lunch Program

lunch  The Cookstown Community Catering Hope Project lunches are held on the first Wednesday of every month at St. John’s from 11:30am to 1pm. Lunch is $10/person. 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).

TGIF @ St. John’s

We meet every 3rd Friday from September to June at 6:30 pm. Locations change each month. Please call Karen Korevaar at 252-4066 if you are interested in attending.

Formerly called the 40-60 group, TGIF is a group for over 45 years,  who meet in a social atmosphere to enjoy each other's company and pot luck food offerings.  We meet every 3rd Friday from September to June at 6:30 pm.  Locations change each month so contact Karen Korevaar, our event coordinator, prior to setting out.  Both married and single folks are welcome. 

Healing Sundays

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.

If anyone is not receiving emailed bulletin announcements and would like to be getting them please contact Bonnie West @  (



St. John’s Prayer Group


Wednesday Night Prayer Group- Note time Change

Please Note – for the next six weeks our prayer group will gather every Wednesday at 2 pm instead of 7pm at St. John’s in our side chapel by the St. Francis Window.  We gather each Wednesday to have a time of communal prayer and an opportunity to offer intercessions for our parish and those in need.  All are welcome.  Speak to Vicki or Bonnie for more info.