Chris & Bev Visit – June 10
It was a joy and pleasure to welcome Chris and Bev back to St. Mark’s as our friends and guests, to hear more about their work at the African Hope Learning Centre.
Lilac Tea – June 2
St. Mark’s Coffee House – May 26
Great support for the last Coffee House of our fourth season, with superb performances by “The Kitchen Gypsies”, Gord Sly and Don Cochrane.
Lunch for Music Lovers’ House Tour – May 26
Ladies of the church were really busy preparing lunches for well over 200 participants in the Kingston Symphony Association’s Music Lovers’ House Tour
Youth Group – May 10
Members of St. Mark’s Youth Group helped Paul Elsley with his ministry of food for children by helping fill bags at two public schools on Thursday afternoon. The Youth Group hopes to be able to assist in this once per month – if you would like to join them speak with one of the youth!
St Mark’s begins its 175th Anniversary Celebrations! – April 22
Easter Sunday – April 1
Good Friday: The Way of the Cross – March 30
Archbishop Hiltz was with us on Good Friday, shortly before he retires as Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, and we joined with him, our Bishop and other churches of the Diocese to walk the Way of the Cross from St. Paul’s Anglican Church to St. George’s Cathedral.
St. Mark’s (Irish) Coffee House – March 10
On the program was Gord Sly, Mallory Clow, The Bullock Connections, and Fiddle Earth!
Ellie’s Retirement – March 4
On Sunday, March 4, St. Mark’s faith community celebrated Ellie’s retirement as our Administrative Assistant with a pot-luck lunch after our service.
Shrove Tuesday Pancake and Sausage Supper – February 13
St. Mark’s Coffee House – January 13
Although it was cold and wintery outside, the smaller than usual audience enjoyed great music and songs from Gord Sly, Gary McCabe, Meikle and Margaret Turner with Barb Carr, and a special guest appearance by “Jed and Luke”!
Christmas Eve Midnight Mass
Silent Night by Candlelight
Preparing St. Mark’s Christmas gifts for needy families
St. Mark’s Christmas Bazaar – November 25
St. Mark’s Coffee House – November 18
Special guests were Dan & Michelle Kasaboski, together with Evelyn Bowering, Sharron Beveridge & Jeanette Calmettes, Gary McCabe and Gord Sly.
Remembrance Sunday – November 12
St. Mark’s 4th Annual Appreciation Dinner – November 5
Car Rally – October 22
Birthday Celebrations – October 22
Caspian Hubbard and Henry Bond share a birthday on 22 October – and a cake! (Henry’s name did not make it on to the cake: but his fingers did!)
Blessing of the Animals Service – October 15
Thanksgiving – October 8
Dry Stone Wallers come to St. Mark’s! – September 29 – October 1
On Friday, September 29, the work begins and the existing walls are taken down. On Saturday, September 30, the re-construction is well underway.
On Sunday, October 1, the work continues and the new walls begin to take shape!
On Monday, October 2, the final steps in completing the new walls.
The new wall is completed!
St. Mark’s Coffee House – September 9
First Coffee House of the 2017/2018 Season was very well attended with excellent performances from Gord Sly and Gary McCabe, Christian Gundlack, The Bullock Connection, and Don Cochrane.
Golf Day – July 12
Mike Elkin`s Memorial Golf Tournament
Church Picnic and BBQ – June 25
Great food, games and lots of fun for everyone!
BBQ at Fr. Haynes & Susan’s – June 9
For those new, and newish, to St. Mark’s. A lovely evening to get to know one another.