Come to The Millbrook Fair June 6 to 9! See you there!

Come to The Millbrook Fair June 6 to 9! See you there!
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The heat reminds us that Fair season is around the corner.  Experience it through the eyes of a child by dropping in on Thursday, June 6th to see the educational exhibits around the grounds.  Or soak up the vibes at some of the evening pull events to see a noisy… Continue reading

Easter Sunrise Service

Easter Sunrise Service
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A Congregation of 32 people meet at the Old Millbrook School to attend an Easter sunrise service   to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus.  Ministers from six Millbrook churches lead the service. From left to right Youth Pastor Scott, Rev. Cathy Underhill, Rev. Tom, Pastor Peter Mills, Clarke Mayhew and Fr…. Continue reading

The Arena: Where Memories and Friendships Were Made

The Arena: Where Memories and Friendships Were Made
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I attended the final skate at the Arena yesterday, and as I sat there in my old spot I began reminiscing, thinking about what that place meant to so many. My last official visit to that arena was in the Fall of 2002 when my late husband’s Cavan Blazer sweater… Continue reading

Community Benefit Dance Raises Almost $4000 for Local Family

Community Benefit Dance Raises Almost $4000 for Local Family
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Last month, Compass Early Learning hosted a benefit dance for one of their clients, Rebecca de Waard, who early this year suffered a severe car accident.  Seventy-five people attended the event, which featured a silent auction and more than 20 raffle basket prizes all donated by family members and local… Continue reading

St. John’s Ida 200th Anniversary Celebrations Coming Next Month

St. John’s Ida 200th Anniversary Celebrations Coming Next Month
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St. John’s Church in Ida, first established by Rev. Joseph Thompson in 1819, is celebrating its 200th year of worship and ministry in Cavan-Monaghan Township. As a community church in the Anglican tradition, we have from the very beginning, welcomed people from very diverse backgrounds.   Our first two pioneering ministers,… Continue reading