Monthly Archives: May 2014

Annual Dedication Service

It’s that busy time of year again at historic Beaverdams Church! This Sunday June 1 at 10.30 the annual dedication service will take place on the church property with Rev. George Addison officiating. The legacy of Esther Summers on the … Continue reading

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Meetings … then and now

Here is another snippet from the Thorold Post – this time from 20 January 1893 (p. 6): The old Beaverdams church was the scene of a very pleasant meeting on Thursday evening, the 12th. Many of the ladies of the neighbourhood … Continue reading

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Another blustery evening nearly 140 years ago …

Trawling through old issues of the Thorold News appeared this story from early October 1875 about attending a “peach festival” event at Beaverdams Church.   In addition to the description of intense weather lighting the way to the church, one of … Continue reading

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A first president and a big thank-you!

The Friends of Beaverdams Church are excited to announce the results of its first cohort of executive officers for the 2104–16 term. A group of 22 members attended to elect (or confirm the nomination of): • David Cowan as President … Continue reading

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