Tuesday, March 25, 2008

 

Christ Anglican Church, Tara, Ontario

Christ Anglican Church, Tara, OntarioTara is in Bruce County and since 1999 has been in the Municipality of Arran-Elderslie formed when Arran, Elderslie, Chesley, Tara and Paisley, Ontario amalgamated.

Christ Church, Tara is in a 3-point parish with Holy Trinity, Chesley and Church of the Ascension, Paisley. Rector is Rev. Linda Nixon who is also chair of the Diocese of Huron's EnviroAction Committee. The committee's aim is to help the people of Huron do their bit to help heal the planet both in the parishes and in life outside the church.

On Saturday April 19th to celebrate Earth Day EnviroChallenge Day will take place from 10am to 3pm at the Huron Church Camp, Bayfield, Ontario.

The Diocese of Huron's EnviroAction Committee, the Diocesan Children and Youth Ministry Working Group, and Huron Church Camp are presenting the event which is open to young people aged from 11-15 years. The cost is $10 with a registration deadline of April 10. Over the day music, stories, prayers, food and fellowship will be shared ending with a joyful celebration of the Eucharist. Electives are papermaking, low ropes, beach walk and Tai Chi.