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Hidden Treasures!

Do you have plans for Wednesday evening? Not only will the Friends be hosting our monthly meeting at Trinity United on Pine Street in Thorold on February 25th at 7 p.m., but we’re be trying something a bit different after the business portion … Continue reading

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Beginning the new year on a positive (and dry) note

It’s hard to believe we’re now in the second month of 2015  … but for historic Beaverdams Church the time has not been wasted. For those of you who visit the church frequently or follow us on Facebook, you’ll know that a … Continue reading

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2014 in review

In case you’re interested, there are some interesting stats to be share from this report generated by the website’s host: Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 6,900 times in … Continue reading

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A dickens of a night!

Nearly 180 people filled the pews and aisles as period-costumed carolers singing “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing!” processed into Thorold’s Trinity United Church last Saturday evening. Thus, began the two-hour dramatic reading of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol by the … Continue reading

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Whoop Whoop!

The website has crossed another threshold: 15,000 hits! And, the news only gets better … but you’ll have to attend the meeting tonight at Trinity United Church in Thorold at 7 p.m. to get the details! There are still some … Continue reading

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Have you bought your ticket?

Dickens Night is fast upon us!  On December 6th, Charles Dickens’ classic seasonal tale “A Christmas Carol” will be presented at Trinity United Church in Thorold. Adapted by B.A. McPetrie, the play will directed by Marg Newby and the performed by … Continue reading

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And the answer is …

An innocuous enough question (“Where are the highest tides in the world recorded?”) launched the second annual Trivia Night at Trinity United Church on October 4th. Eighty-three more questions and 16 visual identifications – along with a lot of huddled … Continue reading

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Hear ye, hear ye!

As all the final details of the transfer of ownership are ironed out, the Friends of Beaverdams Church are looking forward to an exciting few months of fundraising activities and further restoration efforts. First up is the second annual Trivia … Continue reading

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The Friends have it!

Following a resoundingly positive vote from the membership in favour of ownership and after ironing out some details with the City, historic Beaverdams Church is now proudly owned by the 100-odd volunteers who make up the Friends of Beaverdams Church. … Continue reading

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Coming full circle

After a few months of negotiations, The Friends of the Beaverdams Church would like to announce that the City of Thorold has agreed to sell the church for $2 to the community-based group. In addition to ownership of the church … Continue reading

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