Here we go again! St. Peter's Annual Spring Yard Sale!

SATURDAY APRIL 27 - 8:30 AM TO 2:30 PM

Proceeds supporting St Peter’s programs and local charities…helping to build a better world for all…

Thinking of downsizing? Spring cleaning? Preparing for an estate sale? Time to clear out your garage? St Peter’s United Church needs your donations!

Consider letting St Peter’s annual yard sale help you get rid of unwanted items!! In doing so, you’ll be supporting St Peter’s programs and local charities!

We’re looking for quality items, all in working or pristine condition. Here are some examples:
Books (fiction or non-fiction, hard or soft cover – NO textbooks)
CDs, DVDs & Albums/Vinyl – NO VHS or Cassettes
China, Glassware (every day dishes and drinking glasses)
Clock radios, Lamps, Vacuums & other electronics
Fine Glassware, Crystal, Fine China & Figurines
Framed Pictures, Framed Crafts & other wall décor
Gifts & Collectibles (knick knacks)
Jewellery (broches, earrings, necklaces)
Kitchenware (pots/pans, baking dishes)
Linens & Beddings (comforters, quilts, tablecloths, towels)
Plants & Planters (real or synthetic plants)
Purses, Bags, Luggage
Small Furniture (side/end tables, plant stands)
Small Kitchen Appliances (toaster ovens, kettles, frying pans, blenders, grills)
Tools & Hardware
Toys & Games (all ages, all types)
Yard Summer Décor
Yarn & Craft Supplies (measured cotton fabrics – NO upholstery fabrics)

We can not accept: broken items, clothing, textbooks, VHS or cassettes, upholstery fabrics, items with chips or cracks, or items that are soiled. 
Help us reduce waste - your attention to this list is much appreciated!

Now two opportunities for donation drop offs:
Saturday April 20th at the Field House next to the Church between 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Thursday April 25th at the Church – basement side door between 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

You are invited to the Spring Yard Sale to be held on Saturday, April 27th from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. to find your treasures and items you need.

Don’t miss this opportunity to once again, make a difference.

Help wanted!!! Senior’s Peer Engagement Coordinator

St Peter’s United Church has been funded by the Employment and Social Development Canada – New Horizon, to establish a Senior’s Peer Engagement Project with an end date of March 31, 2025.

The target population includes those who identify as 55+ and who are members of St Peter’s congregation. There are three objectives within the project:

  • To minimize isolation encouraging trained volunteers to connect with congregational members who are isolated due to emotional, and/or physical situations.

  • To promote volunteerism among seniors and other generations who have experience and/or interest in working with targeted population.

  • To promote “peer engagement”, project recipients engaging with others promoting peer-led supports.

St Peter’s United Church is actively seeking an individual to work this one-year contract.

  • Working hours are eight (8) per month.

  • Competitive hourly rate + 4% vacation pay.

  • Interest and knowledge on issues of those who identify as 55+.

  • Awareness of social services/community organizations providing services to targeted population a bonus.

  • Organizational and communication skills

  • Ability to facilitate small groups and/or workshops.

Position description & project workplan are available upon request. Responses will be made week of April 14th. Any questions on this initiative, or interest in forwarding your name for consideration, please do so to:

Richard Rainville

Treasurer, St Peter’s United Church

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And so, the Kinsmen Campaign Begins!!

Ruth and Don Runion are the first to assist with an evening of stuffing envelopes. This activity ensures that all on the Kinsmen’s mailing list receive the announcement of upcoming Showcase Sweepstake, as well as a glimpse at this year’s pamphlet highlighting sponsors, prizes, and recipient charities - including St Peter’s United Church!!



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