Month: May 2017


  HUGHSON’S SUMMER KIDS CAMP PROGRAM  … JUST ADD KIDS!Hughson Street Baptist Church’s CrossTrainers Summer Kids Camp is accepting registrations. Our first week, called Backyard Adventures is a half-day camp for children in JK-Grade 2, runs from July 17-21 and is only $10 per child for the week. Children will enjoy lunch, snacks, crafts, singing, Bible Stories, games and MORE! The first week of full-day camp, Maker Fun Factory, is July 24-28 and is for children in Senior Kindergarten to Grade 5. At Maker Fun Factory, kids will discover that God made them — and for a purpose! Kids...

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  This sale benefits North End Breezes and will be held at the parking lot off Hughson behind Cathedral Place at 252 James St. N. Hamilton on Saturday, May 27 2017 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Contact Brenda Duke, or 289-933-4810, for location specific questions or for product specific questions.

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Celebrating Our Volunteers 2017

Submitted by Brenda Duke Not many people know that April is National Volunteer Month. I, for one, think that it is important that we honor the people who dedicate themselves to taking action and solving problems in our communities. And there are a lot of them. The donated time and expertise has a value and an economic impact. One of the greatest aspects of volunteerism is that there are so many different ways to do it, and sometimes, we volunteer without even making conscious recognition of it. For example, helping out at church or coaching your child in soccer....

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Easter Egg Hunt 2017

Thank You to Our Community! Lots of fun was had the the neighbourhood Easter Egg hunt on Saturday April 15, 2017 at the Sunset Cultural Garden.  We were lucky – all the rain cleared and the sun shone on the friends, both young and older, who gathered.  Young ones had fun finding eggs and getting a grab bag of treats, even a free book and frisbee!  Games were played, such as egg and spoon race.  Parents and neighbours chatted! A big thanks to all who participated and helped out – you know who you are! When asked “what was...

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Things to do in May

This is our new section to help you discover fun things to do, share your stories and let us know what’s happening in the North End for family fun. LEARNING & FUN AFTER SCHOOL! Is your child in grade 1-4 and looking for something to do afterschool? If they love playing games, need help with their homework, learning about financial literacy and connecting with friends then LAF is for you! Our Learning and Fun program has spaces available every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:00-5:00pm for children in grades 1-4! Please call Tom Wittreich, the Children’s Programs Coordinator at...

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