St Matthew - St Aidan

the church in town -- Buckhorn Ontario -- Sundays 10 am

the church in town -- Buckhorn Ontario -- Sundays 10 am

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Pancakes on Shrove Tuesday

Pancakes on Shrove Tuesday Click arrow for full-screen view About 70 folks from the local community and beyond decided to store up for Lent by digging into delicious pancakes and sausages on Shrove Tuesday at St Matthew – St Aidan. Even before 4:30 pm, people were waiting to indulge. From then until 6:30 pm, there…

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Country Chick’n’ Ribs Dinner

Country Chick’n’ Ribs Dinner Click arrow for full-screen view It was a sell-out crowd for the new Chick’n’ Ribs Dinner and Auction in Hartley Hall on Monday 22 October for the Buckhorn School Breakfast Programme. Those who were lucky enough to obtain a reserved place for the dinner enjoyed a delicious meal of beautifully moist chicken…

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Spaghetti Supper for Buckhorn

Spaghetti Supper for Buckhorn community Click arrow for full-screen view On 25 September 90 local folks gathered at St Matthew – St Aidan in the parish hall to enjoy the parish spaghetti supper given for the community. Also present were our local chef, her sous-chefs, and numerous helpers from the Buckhorn community and from the…

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Quality items at Annual Yard Sale

‘The church in town’ holds annual yard sale You can always count on quality items at the St Matthew – St Aidan Annual Yard Sale Proceeds from the yard sale are in support of the ministry and outreach of the parish. Thanks to all who dropped by to support this year’s yard sale. Blessings to…

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Strawberry Supper June 2018

Sumptuous Strawberry Supper — tasty and lots of fun Both at 5 pm and at 6:30 pm, the parish hall was filled with members of the community who reserved a place at the Annual Strawberry Supper. In fact at the later setting, some folks, who hadn’t made a reservation, took a chance they could squeeze…

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Another Fabulous Plant and Bake Sale

Another fabulous Plant and Bake Sale On Saturday 26 May, the weather was perfect for the Annual Plant and Bake Sale at St Matthew – St Aidan. Although the event is always scheduled to begin at 9 am, early shoppers were there before 8 am. Our ‘Plant Managers’ still managed to keep the plants arranged…

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Spring luncheon and spring planter demo

The parish hall was comfortably filled with friends and neighbours for a tasty lunch and home-made desserts. With the very late spring and odd fluctuations in the weather, Vikki Whitney, of Griffin’s Greenhouses, shared very helpful tips on how to adjust for planters and gardens. Vikki shared a wealth of helpful knowledge and tricks for spring and…

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Good Friday 2018

To view slideshow in full-screen, click on arrow button at bottom right of slide window display. To go back, press ESC or the arrow at bottom right. On 30 March, Good Friday, Bishop Riscylla shared in the Solemn Liturgy for Good Friday at St Luke’s in the morning followed by a similar Liturgy in the afternoon…

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Christmas Tea and decoration how-to’s

There was a lot going on in the local area on Saturday 25 November but those who chose to come to the Christmas Tea were treated to two terrific demonstrations on how to make great Christmas decorations for the home. And that was in addition to a great selection of delicious sandwiches and a myriad of…

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Parish receives organ transplant

Thanks to the kindness and generosity of the Wardens and People of St John’s, Blackstock, as donors, St Matthew and St Aidan’s has a brand “new” organ to replace their ailing keyboard. On 26 October, Jim, Nick, and Donnie assisted Arie Vandenberg in removing the instrument from Blackstock, transporting it to Buckhorn, and installing it…

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