Boston’s Anniversary Celebrations

Boston will be celebrating its 198th Anniversary on Sunday, June 17th at 10:00. Al Smillie, a missionary serving in the West Highlands of Scotland will be preaching. A light lunch will follow the service.

The Anniversary Dinner will be held on Tuesday, June 19th from 5:00 to 7:00 and will again consist of ham and a variety of salads, with strawberries, cake and ice cream for dessert. Tickets will cost $20 for adults and $10 for children from six to ten years old (children 5 years old and under eat for free). Tickets will be available for purchase from members of the Ladies Fellowship Group the first week of June, or may be reserved by calling Brenda Wilson (905-878-6440).

Ladies Fellowship Group

In preparation for the Anniversary Dinner, the Ladies Fellowship Group will meet on Monday, June 18th at 1:00 p.m. and again on Tuesday, June 19th at 9:00 a.m.

An Evening of Music

The Boston Choir is planning “An Evening of Music” on Friday, June 15th at 7:00 p.m. This concert will be a fundraiser for the Townsend-Smith Foundation’s hospice in Milton. The special guest will be Zach Peddie as Elvis and will also feature Sarah Bradley, the J.P. Duo, Josh Sinclair and The Boston Choir. Tickets are $20 each. Tickets are available from members of the choir, at the Flower Mill, or may be reserved by calling Donna Parsons (905-854-2362) or Audrey Peddie (905-878-3749).

Presbyterian Connection Paper

For those who are interested, copies of the national church’s newspaper, Presbyterian Connection, are available at the back of the church.

At the end of last year the “Presbyterian Record” ceased to publish. In its place the National Church will be printing a “newspaper” four times a year; this will be print only. If you are interested in receiving the newspaper you may subscribe for it yourself on the National Church’s website (

Presbyterians Sharing

As of mid-November we had raised $6558 of the $8500 we promised for Presbyterians Sharing as compared to $8956 last year.