(519) 371-5308 petetelford@sympatico.ca

Your much appreciated donations to the Leith Summer Festival can now be made by e-transfer.  Use this e-address to make an auto deposit directly to the Leith Festival Scotia Bank account. Kindly remember to put your contact info in the message field.



To all Patrons, Supporters and Subscribers of the Leith Summer Festival:

While our usual full house performances cannot be held, we are working hard to plan a few, limited and safely conducted, high quality productions in 2021. 

We shall strive to stay in touch as much as possible by email, our website, and Facebook page, so that you can be fully informed about our planning. 

As a charitable organization that relies on donations and ticket sales (we do not receive government grants), we always appreciate financial support.  Should you wish to contribute to the maintenance and upkeep of the Historic Leith Church (built 1865), auto deposit donations can be made directly by e-transfer to:


No password is required. Cheques, payable to The Leith Summer Festival, may be mailed to  Historic Leith Church, 419134 Tom Thomson Lane, Leith, ON, N0H 1V0. Tax receipts will be forwarded in due course for amounts over $20. 

Your generous support is greatly appreciated!

We wish you all the best, and good health!


Pete Telford
Henrik Noesgaard
Mary Reynolds
Barb and John Tinker



LEITH SUMMER FESTIVAL DONATIONS ~ 2020 -2021                           


The LSF thanks the following for their generous contributions and support toward the maintenance and upkeep of Historic Leith Church during the year of the corona virus when all concerts and events were cancelled:

Tom Thomson Circle – Donations $1,000 and up


Savvas and Christine Chamberlain

Canadian Tire, Owen Sound: Tony and Diana Ersser

The Betty and Joe Gray Family Foundation

The Rev. Alexander Hunter Circle ($500 – 999)

Katharine Lochnan, in memory of Jocelyn Graham and Jim McArthur

Gordon and Donna Phillips

Adam Ainslie Circle ($0-499)


Anonymous (3)

Nancy Campbell, in memory of Ian C. Campbell

Mary and Murray Hall

Mary and Bruce Hutchinson

Elizabeth Ireland

Susan and Ian McKearnen

Henrik and Charlotte Noesgaard

Heather Sutherland

Sharon and David Turner

Interested In Learning More About Our Community?

Since its formal inception Historic Leith Church has been a centre of our communities ministry on the southern shore of Owen Sound Bay. To learn more about our fascinating church, community, and history, visit the page below.

ALL Up Coming 2020 Events ARE POSTPONED UNTIL 2021


Annual Outdoor Country Market

Dates: Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM "Under The Tent": Annual Outdoor Country Market - CANCELLED Seasonal produce, local crafts, writers, visual Artists, "Second-Time-Around" booth, and refreshments all at the Leith Church. For Vendor Application, click here...

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Anniversary Service

155th Anniversary Church Service followed by " Luncheon Under the Oak Tree",  - REBOOKED FOR AUGUST 2021 , 11:00 AM Guest Minister: Rev. Michael Brooks This service celebrates the formation of the Friends of Leith Church, the restored Leith United Church building, and...

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Lessons and Carols

Date: Sunday, December TBA, 2020 - CANCELLED Time: 7:30 PM Historic Leith Church Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols Join us in the lamp-lit beauty and warmth of Leith's "Auld Kirk" to hear again the story of the birth of Christ in word and song. The lessons will be...

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