Monthly Archives: May 2013

Another centennial event!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ESTHER! Born just shy of a 100 years after the infamous Battle of Beaverdams, Thorold’s own Esther Summers celebrates her own centenary! A long time Sunday School teacher at Beaverdams Church, Esther is perhaps better known throughout southern … Continue reading

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Update

A good and enthusiastic group of Friends of Beaverdams Church met this evening to discuss recent successes and to plan for forthcoming events. We were delighted to hear that, through donations alone, nearly $110 was raised at the TCAG arts … Continue reading

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Come one, come all!

Don’t miss Beaverdams Heritage Day 2013! Rev David Pritchard of Grace United Church, NOTL, will join Rev George Addison in leading the annual outdoor service at Beaverdams Church dressed as a 19th century Methodist circuit rider – just as Rev … Continue reading

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Model Update

Back in Thorold for only two weeks, J. Alan Daniels devoted 40 more hours to adding detail to the model. This included framing the west wall and adding some shingles to the lower section of the west roof as well … Continue reading

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Thorold’s 35th Arts and Crafts show!

Come meet us and see the model WHILE picking up an artisanal treasure (or two) at the Thorold Community Activities Group’s 35th annual spring Arts & Crafts Show! Saturday May 25 and Sunday May 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 … Continue reading

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RIP Alun Hughes (1942–2013)

HUGHES, Alun Owen (May 4, 1942 – May 9, 2013) With great sadness the family of Alun Hughes announces his death following a lengthy illness. He leaves his family: wife Joyce Little and children Dafydd (Andrée) of Toronto, Elinor (Stephen) … Continue reading

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Thanks and something to look forward to!

The fertilizer sale last weekend was a resounding success, earning just over $1,000 for the Beaverdams Church Restoration Fund! HUGE thanks to Teresa and John Tepylo and students from Thorold Secondary for all their hard work and generously sharing their … Continue reading

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