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Westfest Activities at Churchill

posted Jun 4, 2013, 4:09 PM by Westboro Beach Community Association   [ updated Nov 18, 2014, 6:46 PM ]

Spirit of the Community 

Westfest Activities at the Churchill Centre

The following events will be held at the Churchill Seniors Centre at 345 Richmond Road

in the heart of Westboro.

Salads, home-baked goods, hot and cold drinks will be served

from the canteen at all the events.

Free admission to all events.

Friday June 7, 8:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Spirits of the Past: a Churchill Historical Ghost Walk

Listen to the ghost stories experienced by staff that work in the building. Learn about its history and historical uses by our resident historian and author, Bob Grainger.

Saturday June 8, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Contra Dance

Join in the spirit of fun and music. There will be a live band playing jigs and reels. A caller will walk everyone through the dances which are based on traditional country dances. The dancing doesn't require any experience and is suitable for all ages.

Sunday June 9, 9:00- 6:00p.m.

Spirit of the Community

Vendors and Services will have booths, open from 11:30 am to 5:30 pm. Participating vendors are listed after the program.

Activities throughout the day:

To help you start your day, 2 free Yoga classes are brought to you by Lululemon in Westboro

9:00 -10:00 am            Class: Power Yoga (all levels) with Ciara Beaton

10:00-11:00 am           Class: Vinyasa Flow with Jovette Carey

11:00-12:30 pm           Ardbrae Scottish Dance

12:45-1:45 pm             Children’s Hour Puppetry Workshop

                                        sponsored by the Friends of Churchill Seniors Centre

1:45-2:00 pm               Indoor Pickleball Demonstration

2:00-3:00 pm               Royal Scottish Dancers

3:30-5:00 pm               The Brothers Chaffey

                                       live music sponsored by RBC Bluesfest

You may know the vendors from the markets around town and you won’t want to miss them. A great opportunity to buy gifts! The participating vendors are:

Stephanie Turner’s Craft: knitted slipper etc

Joanne’s Party Creations: decorative candy lollipops

Manon’s Plastic Canvas: home and office decor

Redefined Wood: bowls, platters, spatulas, cheese boards, etc      

Tinkle Berries, Hand Crafted Gifts & Decorations: rag quilts made with recycled jeans, crayon roll-ups, stuffed animals, sock monkeys, crochet stuffed cats, etc

Crafty Cathy Coop’s Knitting & Crochet: crocheted oven door tea towels, dish cloths, slippers, scarves and children’s sweaters, newborn gifts etc.

Snell House Foods: gluten free, unsweetened salad dressing and salsa

Kids Earth Designs: drawstring and carry everything bags, laptop and satchel bags, eyeglass cases, wallets, rag dolls

Gracelets by Grace: bracelets, bookmarks, lanyards, key chains, memory wire, zipper pulls, cell phone charms, earrings, etc

Judy B’s Booty: hand crafted treasures

Mains de Mariposa: refreshing, unique alternative to chemical-laden skin products, carefully handcrafted luxurious creams and lotions

Last Stitch Designs: infant clothing, christening gowns, vintage hats, aprons, jewelry, scarves, shawls, etc

The Spirit of the Community is sponsored by Councillor Katherine Hobbs,
with the Westboro Beach Community Association and the Churchill Seniors Recreation Centre


Westboro Beach Community Association,
Jun 4, 2013, 4:09 PM