All in-person worship remains suspended currently at St. John's as per the directions of our Bishop and the Diocese of Niagara.  

Due to Covid19 Restrictions, we are not currently offering Sunday School or other in-person children's programs. Children must stay with families during worship. Online offerings include Youth Group Zoom Meetings weekly on Tuesday evenings:  Juniors 6:30-7:30 and Seniors 8:00-9:00. For more information please contact Donna Ellis.

Children, Youth

& Families

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Donna Ellis

children's, youth & family ministry coordinator

Youth@ancasteranglican.org

Earth day colouring page

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The Anglican Family Hub VBS 2021. Click the button below for more details or to register.  

Children

Sunday School and Nursery

Sunday School
Meets during 10 am worship from September to June.

Children gather in church, and begin the program after the Children's Focus time, and then return before Communion.

Children are also welcome to remain in worship for the entire time, and with parent/guardian's guidance they are welcome to receive communion.

 

 

Nursery
The Nursery is staffed during 10 am worship from September to June, by Marsha Letman, E.C.E. St. John's Nursery includes a separate infant nursing and sleep/changing area, a separate toddler play area, and a child sized washroom

Youth

Junior Youth Group

1st & 3 rd Tuesdays in the month

Elementary ages grades 5-7

 7 pm to 9 pm

Senior Youth Group
2 nd & 4 th Tuesdays in the month

High School Ages

7 pm to 9 pm

Youth Retreats
Our youth hold at least one retreat a year, whether an "Off the Grid" weekend, an overnight camping, or an overnight for Earth Day or "24 Hours of Silence". Young people are welcome to take part in these activities regardless of membership at St. John's.

Donna Ellis for information.

Vacation Bible School, is offered to local children and youth annually by St. John's in partnership with ecumenicly partner churches.

Vacation Bible School
Puppet Shows
Halloween Party
Leaf Raking Day
Fun Times
Easter Egg Hunt
Easter Egg Hunt!
Easter Season
Corn Maze Trip
Youth Group Outing
Ash Wednesday
Advent IV
Advent IV
Yout Group
Zoome Meetings
24 hrs silence
Youth during 24 Hrs of Silence
Picnic 2019
An interesting story!
Backpack Sunday
Christmas Angels