Fall 2019

September 1 -

11:00 Service in Latvian with Holly Communion.

St. Jonh's lead. Rev. Ģirts Grietins

After service everyone is invited to fellowship.


September 8

11:00 Kapu Svētki - joint ecumenical Memorial Service at York Cemetery for Latvian Congregations in Toronto.


September 15

11.00 Service in Latvian at the Church.


Sunday, September 15th, at Saulaine, St. Johns Ev. Luth. Latvian Churchs rural property!

Special thanks to ELVIGA SEBRIS  (elvigasebris@hotmail.com) for her organization of this popular event! Thanks also to Astrida Ezergailis, Aina Tilups and Natalija Tannis!


Saulaine just celebrated 67 magnificent years of camp !

10:30 am: Coffee and pastries before church

11:00 am: Church service by the bubbling brook, officiated by rev. Girts Grietins

12:00 noon: Art show opening in the Sun Barn; featured artists: Beate Augustane (watercolors/drawings), Pavils Hawkins (photographs), Leah Houston (textiles/graphic design),  Inara Matiss (acrylics), Ruta Sils Wilson (metal sculptures), Anna Ziemele (drawings/paintings) 

1:00 pm: Gourmet lunch by ERIC ZACS and helpers; Adults: $30, students and youth: $15; kids 5-8 yo: $5, kids under 5 yo: free! 

2:30 pm: Fall Harvest lucky draw

4:00 pm: Art show closing

The Bookstore at Saulaine is open all weekend ( and all year, 24/7)! Let us know if you are looking for something special!

A reminder: Fall Workbee in memory of VILNIS EZERS, Saturday, OCT 26th at Saulaine. Morning breakfast, mounds of Philipino Spring rolls (Lusis family), hot lunch at 2:00 pm (Eric Zacs and Peter Mashin), free volunteer raffle of great prizes, volunteer credits for high school students- lots of fun! NORBERTS SEBRIS to lead sharing of memories about VILNIS and his contributions to Saulaine

 Jo Saulaine mums (tikai) labi klajas!

Saulaine-- THE fun place!

Kristine Kirsch-Stivrins




September 22

9.30. Bible Discussion Group.

11:00 Service in Latvian.

St. Jonh's lead. Rev. Ģirts Grietins

After service everyone is invited to fellowship.