Getting Crafty for the Artisan Market

Getting Crafty for the Artisan Market

Cold Brew? Maybe not. Taya Mara and Kit Purnis had a vision to bring together the community “through local talent, artistic expression and satisfying food”. This will be a semi-regular event that will happen (generally) on the Friday before long weekends....
Maple Syrup Festival 2013

Maple Syrup Festival 2013

If you missed last weekend, you can make the drive this weekend to the Annual Maple Syrup Festival here on St. Joseph Island. Always the first two full weekends of April (this year that’s April 6, 7 & 13, 14) the St. Joseph Island Maple Syrup Festival is...
The Mountains and the Trees

The Mountains and the Trees

The Mountain and the Trees (Jon Janes) is coming to the Old Town Hall on April 24th @ 7:30 p.m.  Admission is by donation (suggested amount is $10.00).  We will be supplying fairtrade coffee for the event and people are encouraged to bring desserts to the show. The...
Snowy Seedy Saturday

Snowy Seedy Saturday

When I look out our windows, it’s hard to imagine that Seedy Saturday has already come and gone for 2013. Shane attended last Saturday with our coffee and tea, serving our fairtrade coffee and tea by the cup to all the seed swappers and shoppers. There are so...
Cara Luft is Coming Back November 13!!

Cara Luft is Coming Back November 13!!

Cara Luft was such a hit at our House Concert last November that we have decided to host her at the Town Hall in Richards Landing this year. With a bigger venue, we`re hoping to draw a bigger crowd . . . so . . . “Come on out to the island, come one, come all!...
Sylvan Circle Tour

Sylvan Circle Tour

Looking for something to do this weekend? How about a scenic drive in the country? Saturday promises to be a cool crisp autumn day for the annual Sylvan Circle Tour. This year there are 54 participating artists and artisans at 14 stops along the 100 km circle. From...
St. Joseph Island Triathlon

St. Joseph Island Triathlon

It’s not too late to register for the St. Joseph Island Triathlon happening Saturday, August 18th. We’re donating 400 sample packs for the third year in a row. Each adult racer will receive a sample of our Ship & Anchor blend in their participant goody...
David Francey – Saturday, July 28th at 7 p.m.

David Francey – Saturday, July 28th at 7 p.m.

 This Saturday, July 28, at 7 p.m., David Francey will be performing on the new timberframe outdoor stage at the Centennial Grounds in Richards Landing (where Cornfest used to be). This is a licensed event, co-presented by Algoma Trad and St. Joseph Island Township....
Algoma Trad

Algoma Trad

AlgomaTrad is now accepting registrations for the best Family Music and Dance Camp in all of Ontario taking place on St. Joseph Island from Aug. 12th to the 19th. “AlgomaTrad is dedicated to preserving and passing on the traditional music, dance and art that are part...
St. Joseph Island’s 45th Maple Syrup Festival

St. Joseph Island’s 45th Maple Syrup Festival

Mark your calendars for this year’s Maple Syrup Festival, Saturdays and Sundays, April 7th and 8th, and April 14th and 15th. This will be our third year to donate coffee for the all-day breakfasts. Shane will be on-site again selling various coffees and teas,...