b'Port Perry United Church Spring Auction Accolades for Eleanor, butter tarts and Dear Editor front coverGreetings from the Stewardship Committee of PortDear EditorPerry United Church.MaryAnn, I was just so delighted to read the lovely We dearly hope you and your families are keeping aspro le of Eleanor Bailey in your March 2021 issue of the well as possible during these very trying times.In a yearFocus magazine!She is an exceedinglyne and lovely when so much is being done di erently, weve decided toperson, and gosh, it was great to see Eleanor and her change things up a bit too! wonderful butter tart work written up like this!And, just We werent able to hold our usual Fall Auction lasta heads up . you can bid on some of Eleanors delicious year, and so we are now gearing up for a Spring Auction -butter tarts in our upcoming Port Perry United Church and it will be on-line!This is arst for us and we eagerlySpring auction!invite you to participate in our new venture.Funds raisedWonderful March issue, including that stunning cover!through the auction will continue to support the lifeKind regards, Sharon Hickand work of our church, and perhaps it will raise some community-wide spirit too!The auction will run from April 19 through to May 7, Heartfelt messageand will feature a broad selection of wonderful items:Dear Editorhome decor, art, books, jewellery, clothing, a variety ofIm sorry to tell you my beautiful services and of course our world-famous (at least in Portgrandson Ryker Worr (Doggy Dog) Perry!) home baking!The auction website is 32auctions. passed away peacefully at home on com/unitedchurchspringauction. Friday November 13, 2020. Ryker was There is no charge to participate and its easy to createonly 7 years old.an account if you choose to bid.You can track (andI would like to thank all of the raise!) your bids throughout the three weeks the auctionwonderful people of Port Perry and beyond, for all the runs.Payment instructions for successful bidders are onhelp and emotional support over the years. We would not the website, and church Stewards will happily deliverhave made it without you!winning items in the Port Perry area. Please love your children and spend as much time Were calling our auction the FUN, FINE and ON- with them as you can!LINE Spring Auction and we look forward to having youSincerely, Rykers Papajoin us. Sharon Hick,on behalf of the Stewardship Committee of Port Perry United Church2,000 members and growing strongerNEWLakeview Health & Wellness, a multi-every day disciplinary clinic will be opening their doors at Dear Editor 158 Water St., Port Perry in mid April.I would like to give a thumbs up to Jacki-Wray ParentNEWStreet Eats, (hot dog cart)opening April 1, for starting and continuing to monitor the wonderfulbeside the Beer Store at 677 Queen St., Facebook group Remembering Port Perry and thePort Perry.pleaseSurrounding Small Communities. Please make us aware of who is opening,TELLWhat a wonderful memory exercise it has been. It hasmoving or closing in Scugog, by submitting US.given many of us a good reason to dig through our oldthe information to us at: photos and memorabilia and share them with email@example.com friends to enjoy as well. It has been a trip down memory lane,lled with welcoming and familiar faces. A virtual street dance. All are welcome.Thanks to everyone in the group for sharing theirCAMP SCUGOG STORY CORRECTIONphotos and thoughts. Janice Sandy In our March 2021 Camp Scugog story on page 28, we had an error that we would like to correct. In therst paragraph, we wrote that the WE WANT TO camp was on View Lake, when in fact it should have HEAR FROMPlease send us your letters, maximum ofread, Camp Scugog is at St. Christophers Beach, onYOU! 250 words. Be aware that we cannot publishLake Scugog, in Scugog Township. We apologize fornegative letters about individuals or businesses.any confusion this may have caused.Submit to: firstname.lastname@example.org FOCUS - APRIL 202129'