The summer is flying by! Here are some things to keep in mind:

Back to School Daily Bread Garden Open House
Saturday, September 6th from 10am – 2pm
Location: The Daily Bread Garden (on the back lawn at the Parish Hall/St. James property)
Join us at the garden for some snacks made from the garden, recipes for school lunches, and helpful family information from Ottawa Public Health and more! We will also have a Slow-Cooker Cooking Class brought to us by Ottawa Public Health

Blessing of the Back to School Back-Packs and Regular Service Schedule Resumes
Sunday, September 7th 
Location: All three churches will bless back-packs!
Kids (of all ages) are invited to bring their back-packs for a blessing and prayer for the school year.
We encourage you also to bring any extra school supplies that you would consider picking up for us to provide to the West Carleton Food Access Centre

Family Worship @ 4pm  
Sunday, September 7th ~ 4pm
Location: St. John’s (1470 Donald B. Munro)
This awesome monthly service is an opportunity to experience an Anglican service with a casual contemporary feel. It is perfectly timed for families and neighbours to consider worshipping prior to a Sunday dinner!

Free Business Lunch Club  @ Christ Church
Friday, September 19th from 11:30 – 1pm
Location: Christ Church (3008 Carp Road)
You are invited to join with employees in the community for a casual lunch (soup, rolls, and coffee) and some conversation away from work!

St. James 125th Anniversary Dinner & Dance
Friday, Oct 10th from 6:30 – 8:30 (dinner) and 8:30 – Midnight (dance)
Location: Carp Agricultural Hall 
Ticket prices–$25.00 for adults
$10.00 for children 11 yr and under
Free–6 yr and under
Call the office to purchase your tickets 613-839-3195