We will welcome back jazz quintet “Add Water and Stir” (Doug Ferris, Nancy Nourse, Travis Van Belle, Stu Beaudoin, Tiina Beaudoin) to lead worship music at the 11am service.
The modern holiday of Mother’s Day was first celebrated in 1908, when Anna Jarvis held a memorial for her mother in Grafton, West Virginia.
She then began a campaign to make “Mother’s Day” a recognized holiday in the United States. Although she was successful in 1914, she was already disappointed with its commercialization by the 1920s.
Jarvis’ holiday was adopted by other countries and it is now celebrated all over the world.In this tradition, each person offers a gift, card, or remembrance toward their mothers, grandmothers, and/ or maternal figure on mother’s day.
Cost is $125/PP for Grade 9-12
5 days on the Madawaska River canoeing, portaging, rough camping and learning survival skills.
Space is limited. Register with Juli at 905-985-2006 or firstname.lastname@example.org