Upcoming Special Events

  • Monday, Feb 2nd 6:00pm: Candlemas
    Choral Holy Communion for the Presentation of Christ and Purification of the Virgin Mary.
  • Sunday, Feb 22nd 12:30pm: St George’s Annual General Meeting
    Join us for a potluck meal and then hear about all the things the Parish has been up to in the past year.

For a fuller listing of upcoming services and events at St George’s, see our calendar.

Feed NS Learning Kitchen closing at the end of March: How it affects St George’s Soup Kitchen

January 23, 2015 at 11:29 am
Key volunteer Michelle Gabriel dressed up as Santa Clause to hand out gifts to the Soup Kitchen clients at our annual Christmas Party.

Key volunteer Michelle Gabriel dressed up as Santa Clause to hand out gifts to the Soup Kitchen clients at our annual Christmas Party.

Some of you may have heard on the news recently that at the end of March Feed Nova Scotia is closing the Learning Kitchen, a program that helps underemployed individuals develop the skills to work in a commercial kitchen, through cooking meals for local shelters and soup kitchens.

The Learning Kitchen has been the backbone of our roster of food providers for the Soup Kitchen at St George’s. Twenty-three full meals in 2014 were provided by the staff and students at the Learning Kitchen, and nearly every single week they sent at least a portion of the meal — often prepared veggies, desserts, or garlic bread.

This year there are sixteen Saturdays after the end of March when we would have hoped to receive food from the Learning Kitchen. Read more…