Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns are a traditional food eaten on Easter Weekend or specifically on Good Friday in many countries.  There are lots of legends about the history of hot cross buns.  A common premise included in all of the stories is the “cross” of icing on the bun. Hot cross buns are lightly spiced and scattered with raisins or currants, then marked on top with a cross that’s either piped in icing or imprinted into the dough. This year Good Friday takes place on April 19, 2019 and Easter Sunday is April 21, 2019. Many businesses will be closed on these two days.

Hot cross buns from allrecipes uk on Vimeo.

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Volunteer Fair

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Are you new to Grey Bruce Georgian and looking for ways to become involved in community activities? Volunteering is a great way to make new friends, broaden your experience and participate in community events. Discover the many ways you can start making a difference at the Volunteer fair in Owen Sound on Monday April 8, 2019 from 2:00 to 7:00 pm at the Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library . The library is located at 824 1st Avenue West, Owen Sound, Ontario. Representatives from more than 20 organizations will be available at the event to provide information about volunteer opportunities available locally.