Recognizing the Agricultural and Rural Development Act (ARDA) Program as one of the most creative and imaginative programs yet developed for the improvement of rural life in Canada and that the basis for ARDA projects is firmly rooted in local participation and involvement:
This General Synod Commends the ARDA program to all rural clergy and parishes and urges them to involve themselves creatively in such local programs as a fitting channel for the exercise of Christian Service. CARRIED in both Houses.
[Candian Centennial logo and "1867-1967" on front cover.]
"The idea of a Centennial history of St. Anne [sic] Church and Adelaide Township was suggested in January, 1967, at the Annual Vestry Meeting of St. Ann's by the Reeve of Adelaide Township, Charles Nichols. It has been a fascinating project as well as a frustrating one". -- Preface.
Contents: Preface -- Early Settlement -- Adelaide Village -- Other Communities in Adelaide Township -- St. Ann's Church -- St. Ann's Organizations -- Other Churches -- Cemeteries -- Schools -- The Municipality -- Epilogue -- Centennial Farms -- [Plan].