by Victor Desroches
Mark your calendar for the Annual Bishop’s Mills Community Day which will take place on Saturday, May 18. Discover treasures at various community-wide yard sales. Treat yourself to some delicious baked goods from the Bishop’s Mills Women’s Institute’s bake sale in the Community Hall. Participate in a silent auction, or browse through the extensive Tweedsmuir History collection. Visit the UCW Lunch Counter and purchase some of the many quality “Made in Bishop’s Mills” crafts and used items in the St. Andrew’s Church Hall.
A diorama of the historic mills will be on display, and local author Tom Graham will be on hand to discuss his recent book Tales from the General Store – The Untold History if Bishop’s Mills. Signed copies will be available.
Maps for the yard sales will be available at the Community Hall at 8 am. The bake sale, lunch counter, silent auction, displays, etc. start at 9 am.
This community day event is hosted by the Bishop’s Mills Community Association, the Bishop’s Mills Women’s Institute, and the St. Andrew’s United Church Women.
Come out and experience the friendly hospitality of our hamlet!
For more information, please contact Victor Desroches at 613-258-2115.