Talent of Young Local Artists Brightens Up Community Spaces

Blank Canvas Hair and Art Studio is currently featuring art from local artists under eighteen years of age in her studio on King Street. Millbrook Foodshare Director Lori Lazaros Beeby took note and approached Stacey to see if any of these artists would consider creating a mural of some sort… Continue reading

Community Care Events – June 2024

Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic: Wednesday June 19th, Clinic # 1 10am – Millbrook Manor, Clinic # 2 12:30pm – Millbrook Royal Canadian Legion. June Luncheon: Thursday, June 20th at noon at Kawartha Downs Racetrack.  Roast Beef dinner- $20.  Entertainment: A Touch of Class Cloggers. Advantage Charity Classic Golf Tournament –… Continue reading

Royal Canadian Legion Events – June 2024

Lunch BBQ:  Friday, May 31st, June 14th and 28th from 11:30 to 1:30 pm at the Millbrook Legion. Take out or eat on the patio. Euchre Tournament: Friday, June 28th from 6:30 to 10 pm.  Register at 6:30, play at 7pm.  Blind draw for partners, $5 per person.  Refreshments and… Continue reading

Regular Activities – Children & Youth Events – June 2024

EarlyON Family Centre Programs:  offered at the Old Millbrook School, 1 Dufferin St., Millbrook Mondays: Music and Movement from 10 am to 11 am on the 2nd floor offering songs, dances and instruments to get youngsters moving. 11:30 am Indoor Stroller walk at the CMCC. Tuesdays and Thursdays : Stay… Continue reading

Cavan-Monaghan Barn Quilt Trail Celebrates

Last week, Township Councillors, staff and volunteers with the Cavan Monaghan Barn Quilt Trail (CMBQT) Committee, gathered in celebration of community spirit and cultural heritage for a formal ribbon cutting ceremony of the Rising Sun Quilt Block.  Designed by local quilter Kate DeKlerk and painted by local artist Maya deMaria,… Continue reading

Splash Pad Coming to the CMCC in August 2024

At the May 6th meeting, Council accepted the proposal for the design and installation of a splash pad at the community centre.  This feature was identified in the Vision – 2035 Parks and Recreation Strategic Plan and the area where it will be installed is currently used as a sand… Continue reading

4th Line Theatre Receives Experience Ontario Grant

The 4th Line Theatre was one of three festivals in the Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock provincial riding that received grant funding from the provincial government last week.  The Lindsay Exhibition and The Grove Theatre along with the 4th Line theatre each received $55,000 as part of the $19.5 million Experience Ontario funding… Continue reading

Congratulations to Millbrook Mercantile’s Bernadette MacNeil

Bernadette adds a County Recognition award for Business Excellence to her list of awards, including two from the Peterborough Chamber of Commerce as well as a grant for small business from Belleville’s McDougall Insurance. With a patio, a liquor license and a new menu,Bernadette is always finding new ways to… Continue reading

New Memorial Panel Installed at Needler’s Mill

On Wednesday, May 15, 1:30 pm, a memorial panel was unveiled at Needler’s Mill in honour the memory of “Sally” Shirley Hall in whose name it was donated. The project was initiated by her daughter Sandra Hall, who lives and farms just east of Hutchison Dr. on Zion Line.  Sally… Continue reading