July 26, 2019 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am

On Friday, 26 July, 2019, there will be a celebration of the Feast Day of Our Blessed Virgin Mary’s parents, St. Joachim and St. Anne. Come celebrate Holy Mass at 10:30 AM at St. Anne’s in Hope River following a pilgrimage walk to the church. Light refreshments will be provided after Mass. The walk starts at Stella Maris Parish Church, North Rustico, and proceed via back roads to St. Anne’s church. You may choose a long or short walk. The long one is a 9.5 km/ two hour tramp starting at the church at 7:30 AM. Please park at the church. The short walk is a 2.0 km 30 minute stroll joining the long walk on Toronto Road. For the short one, please assemble in vehicles at Stella Maris church at 8:45 AM to be led in your cars to join the long walk at 9:00 AM. Parking on Toronto Rd. K of C members will lead walks, provide maps, drinking water, road-crossing safety and return transportation to parked cars following Mass. Pilgrims wear sensible walking footwear and apply sun protection. Rain will cancel walks only. For more info, call Vernon Buote at 902-963-2106 or cell 902-314-4065.