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DROP OFF LOCATIONS FOR FINISHED MATS:
Angela Kesthely 344 Westridge Drive – Kleinburg, ON L0J 1C0 Islington & Major Mackenzie- Leave the mats in the driveway at any time.
GROUPS MAKING MATS – everyone is welcome!
They may accept bags!
Ajax Baptist Church: 56 Angus Drive Ajax – ON L1S 5C3 Tel: 905-683-4802 – Leader: Juliet Vandenburg at email@example.com
Meeting the last Friday of every month from September to June.
St Andrews Church: 35 Church Street North- Ajax ON L1T 2W _ Tel: 905-683-7311- Leader: Ann Johaniss at http://firstname.lastname@example.org..
Weekly – Mondays 9:30 AM – 12:00 Noon
Hope Worldwide Canada- Toronto East Chapter
Leader: Carolyn Hou at email@example.com
Contact her for more information
St Paul’s United Church: 5 Queen Street N. Aylmer, ON N5H 2W4 Tel: 519- 773-7152
Sleeping Mat Ministry: Several years ago, a small group of women at Saint Paul’s came together to make milk bag sleeping mats to be sent to Third World Countries. Our mat making group meets from 9:30-11 every Thursday morning on the second floor of the CE building from September through June. Newcomers are welcome.
Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church:516 Victoria Ave, Belleville, ON K8N 4N5 Tel: 613- 969-1257
You may want to inquire about their Outreach program making mats.
We, as a Salvation Army church, are beginning to collect milk bags and would like to be listed as a drop off site on your website to further spread the news to our community. I am the contact person for sorting the milk bags. While we do not yet have a weaving group planned, we hope to begin one in the future and will keep you updated when we do.
Harmony United Church (The Merry Mat Makers): 268 Marlborough Street – Brantford ON N3S 4T5 Tel: 519-752-2912
The merry mat makers meet every Wednesday 9:15 AM- 12:00 Noon. Please note do not drop off bags or mats!
Holy Family Church 352 10th Ave, Hanover, ON N4N 2N6
Tel: (519) 364-1973 Call to find out when they meet.
Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre 6565 Elizabeth St, London ON N5Y 6L3
Sri Sathya Sai Baba Center of Mississauga – Central: 6790 Davand Drive # 13, Mississauga, ON L5T 2G3 Tel: 647- 872-0072 – This group accepts bags.
Ottawa area workshops – everyone welcome( free)
For best, updated information as well as contacts go to :
Christie Gardens Retirement Home: 600 Melita Crescent, Toronto ON M6G 3Z4
Normally they have the milk bag get together on a Wednesday at 2:30pm- twice a month. However, this sometimes changes. Just go to: www.christiegardens.org , then pick New & Events, then Calendars & Newsletters ( Suites Calendar) . You may call Kate or send her an e mail.
Rexdale Alliance Church: 2459 Islington Ave, Toronto, ON M9W 3X9 Tel: 416- 741-1110
St Gabriel Church: 670 Sheppard Avenue E. – North York, ON M2K 1B7 Tel:416-222-7775 Leader: Sharon Gusz e mail: firstname.lastname@example.org . Once a month Wednesday afternoon.
Wood Green Community Care East York Seniors Centre: 840 Coxwell Ave. East York, ON M4C 5T2 (Coxwell & O’Connor Tel: 416- 572-3575
Leader: Cory Willis at email@example.com .Mondays 2-3:30PM Wednesdays 1-3:30PM
Owen Sound Library: 824 1st Ave W, Owen Sound, ON N4K 4K4
Come and join the group in the boardroom. They start at 6:30 and are cleaned up and out for when the Library closes at 9:00PM. . for more information click on the link http://helpinghandscraftclub.weebly.com/ )
Sacred Heart Church: 21 Victoria St, Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0 Tel: 519- 881-0692 to find out when their group is meeting.
Wasaga Beach Community Presbyterian Church: 208 Mosely Street Wasaga Beach, ON L9Z 2K1
Check the newsletter: :http://wasagapresbyterian.ca/newsletterand-other-news/
St Marks United Church: 201 Centre St S, Whitby, ON L1N 4V7 Tel: 905 – 668-3091
An active community group who meets Wednesdays from 1-3 PM. They have 2 looms set up so that everyone is welcome to come and give it a try.
This church also collects many items, click here to find out !
BAGS DROP OFF- must be flattened and boxed ( 500-800 per box)
Hamilton District Christian High School: 93 Glancaster Rd, Ancaster,ON l9G 3K9 Tel: 905-648-6655 http://hdch.org/2015/09/29/teaching
Holland Gardens Retirement Residence: 552 Holland Street West, Bradford, ON L3Z 4H3
Contact: Julianna Pizzuro – Life Enrichment ManagerLEM.HG@verveseniorliving.com
St Brigid Elementary School: 81 Torrance Woods, Brampton , ON L6Y 2X4 Please leave bags at the school entrance.
405 Melores Dr, Burlington ON L7L 3V4 Private home near Burloak & New Street ( leave boxed bags on the porch).
St Joseph Elementary School: 150 Strathallan Street, Fergus, ON N1M 1A1 Tel: 519-843- 3810 Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org
The Been Garden: 796 Dundas Street, London, ON N5W 2Z7 Tel: 519-452-6611
City of Markham
Thornhill Recycling Depot: 5 Green Lane, Thornhill, ON L3T 7P7
Open: Wednesday & Saturday 8:00AM – 4:00PM / Thursday 12:00PM – 8:00PM
Markham Village Depot: 6041 Highway 7 East,, Markham ON L3P 3A7
Open: Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 8:00AM – 4:00PM / Thursday 12:00PM – 8:00PM
Niagara Area – Fort Erie
First Baptist Church, 165 Bertie St., Fort Erie ON L2A 3W9
The Helping Hands Craft Club provides boxes for you to fill. Contact the club and request a collection box before dropping off any bags at any of the location below. Email: helpinghandscraftclub@hotmail
All Things T : 810 10th St W, Owen Sound, ON N4K 3S1 https://www.facebook.com/allthingst/
Hours: Sunday and Monday- Closed…Tuesday – Friday- 10am to 6pm…Saturday 9am to 5pm
The Pet Feed Mill: 1299 16th St E, Owen Sound, ON N4K 1Z4
Hours: Sunday- 11am to 3pm, Monday – Wednesday – 9am to 6pm,Thursday- 9am to 7pm,Friday- 9am to 8pm,Saturday- 9am to 5pm
Gardel Pet Shop: 955 10th St. West, Owen Sound, ON N4K 5S2
Hours: Monday – Thursday & Saturday 9am – 6pm, Friday 9am – 8pm Sunday 11am to 5pm
481 Broadgreen St, Pickering, ON L1W 3H6 – Private home: just leave them on the porch!
Seagrave & Port Perry
Seagrave United Church: 15 Coryll, Seagrave,ON L0C 1G0 Tel: 905-985-2429
Marlin Travel, 158 Casimir St. Port Perry, ON L9L 1B7 Tel: 905 -985-2268 Drop boxes bags into the office
Taylor Residence, 10 Isabella Court, Seagrave. “blue bin at the front door”