The Anglican Parish of Mahone Bay

You are most welcome here!

Upcoming Events 

Parish Announcements

  • Appeal for Donations: Parish Council is seeking donations to fund a new professional stove for the Parish Hall. To date, we have received just over $3,000, and we need $4,300 total. If you can donate, please mark your Sunday envelopes accordingly, or drop off a cheque at the office. We intend to use the new range for several fundraising events planned for the fall. Thank you for your support!
  • There are still slots available on our church sitters schedule! Consider signing up so that our church can be open to visitors on Friday and Saturday afternoons in July and August. You can sign up at the back, or contact the office.
  • A First Aid/AED course will be offered in early September at the Parish Hall. We need a minimum of 10 participants (maximum 18). If you are interested, please contact the office.
  • St. James’ will be facilitating a food handling course at the end of August/early September. If you are interested, please sign up on the sheet at the back. Please direct any questions to Elizabeth Spinney at 543-1961.
  • If you'd like to donate recyclables to the CBL, you can drop them off at the garage doors beside the Parish Hall. If you have questions, please contact Tom Ernst at 624-6133.

Community Events

  • Sunday Brunch at the Mahone Bay Legion is held on the last Sunday of each month from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm. No reservations required. Adults are $13; children 12 and under are $7; ages 5 and under are free.

Recurring Events and Information

  • Patti will be in the office on Tuesdays from 9:30 – 11:30 am and at The Barn on Fridays from 1:00 – 3:00 pm.
  • The Prayer Beads group meets on the first and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 7:00 pm in the church. Come and discover a new way to pray.
  • Food Bank Sunday is the first Sunday of the month! Please place donations in the basket at the back of the church or items may be dropped off at the office during office hours. Items they can always use more of include Cheez Whiz, canned milk, boxed macaroni and cheese, jam and jelly, canned fruit, and canned meat. Other deeply needed items are toiletries and feminine hygiene products.
  • Join the Church Boys' League (CBL) on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 6:30 pm in the parish hall. Any questions, please call Tom Ernst at 624.6133. If you'd like to donate bottles to the CBL's ongoing fund drive, you can drop them off at the garage doors beside the Parish Hall.
  • Anyone wishing to have an afternoon out and enjoy a cup of tea please feel free to join the knitters between 1:00 – 3:30 pm on Wednesdays. They will make you most welcome!
  • We have a Prayer Chain in the parish. If you would like prayers for yourself, or a friend, please call the office.
  • Pre-Authorized Remittance (PAR) is a way of giving your weekly offerings by automatic monthly deductions on your credit card or from your bank account. If you are interested, information and forms are available at the back of the church. You can also contact Debbie Smeltzer, or find the information on the diocesan website.
  • Memorial donations may be made by mailing or dropping off cheques payable to St. James' In Memoriam Fund to the office.