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Scugog – Thank You for an Awesome Summer!

Dear Fairlawn Avenue United Church, I felt apprehensive entering this summer, there was so much uncertainty and anxiety surrounding camps and COVID-19, it was challenging not knowing how it would all work out.   But when I saw the tears and hugs from our LITs...
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Embrace Action Fund Team Member

The Embrace Action (EA) Fund is looking for a volunteer to join the team!

 

The EA Fund team meets a few times a year to determine the best method of distributing funds to our EA partners (Red Door Family Shelter, Street Health, Anishnawbe...

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Seminar Summary on Gender and Sexuality 101: A Pride Primer

Fairlawn hosted an online introductory seminar on gender, sexuality, and the 2SLGBTQ+ community on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm.

A 101 crash course — an introduction or primer — on the importance of using pronouns, proper terminology, identity and...

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Fairlawn Family Update

Siham’s girls, Jana and Judy, have graduated from Gordon A. Brown where they attended grades 6 through 8.

Having their ceremony take place online has allowed us to share in their joy and accomplishments, as when Mary Ellen asked Siham if we could share...

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Gibimishkaadimin – Paddling Together for Truth & Reconciliation

Just a little more than one year ago, an exuberant group of nine Indigenous & nine non-Indigenous youth arrived in Toronto for a four-day reunion. They were celebrating the successful completion of an eight-day Temagami adventure in August 2019 called Gibimishkaadimin.

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Summer 2021 Update for Camp Scugog

We are all eager to return to a “new normal”, but Camp is going to look different this year as we continue to deliver programming safely and adapt to provincial guidelines.

As you know, the community we serve are at a greater risk of contracting the...

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Land Acknowledgement

Fairlawn acknowledges the sacred land on which our church stands. It has been a site of human activity for 15,000 years. This land is the territory of the Huron-Wendat and Petun First Nations, the Seneca, and most recently, the Mississaugas of the Credit River.

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Camp Scugog Clean Up July 2021

We need your help!

Camp Scugog is looking for help to get cabins ready for a partial opening in August.  They’d appreciate any time you might have available between now and the end of July to assist with cabin cleaning and minor repairs.

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Truth and Reconciliation

Land Acknowledgement

 

Fairlawn acknowledges the sacred land on which our church stands. It has been a site of human activity for 15,000 years. This land is the territory of the Huron-Wendat and Petun First Nations, the Seneca, and most...

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