Archive | January, 2018

Announcing the Home Service Guild at Glebe-St. James

The Home Service Guild of the Glebe-St James United Church is a group of people connected through the church who are willing and able to help others with projects around the home, small and large.

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Pivot613: changing the stories of peoples’ lives

Interestingly, it was a series on the futility of New Year’s resolutions that first led me and my husband to start regularly attending Pivot613, a new church in the Glebe, in early 2016. We were walking along Fifth Avenue by Monk when we noticed the sign for Pivot613 declaring “Love First” outside the Ecclesiax building where they meet Sunday afternoons.

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Kilt skate returns to Lansdowne Park

Mark your calendars. Don your tartans. Strap on your skates. The Fourth Annual Sir John A’s Great Canadian Kilt Skate returns Saturday, January 20 to the Lansdowne Park Skating Court.

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Trees make you healthier, but choose wisely

A major research report was released in October 2017 on the link between trees and greenspaces and human health. Urban Greenness and Mortality in Canada’s Largest Cities: A National Cohort Study is the culmination of a multi-year process engaging 11 researchers.

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