Regular Community Care Events – February 2023

February Luncheon: Thursday Feb. 23rd at noon at Kawartha Downs.  Speaker to be announced. Roast beef dinner, $20.  Call 705-932-2011 for details. Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic: Wednesday Feb. 15th, Clinic # 1 10am – Millbrook Manor, Clinic # 2 12:30pm – Millbrook Royal Canadian Legion. Line Dancing (limited participants) –… Continue reading

Regular Activities – Children & Youth Events – February 2023

EarlyON Family Centre Programs:  offered at the Old Millbrook School, 1 Dufferin St., Millbrook Mondays: Music and Movement, 10 to 11 am in the Dorothy Stevens room. Tuesdays and Thursdays: Stay and Play, 9am to 1:30 pm. Wednesdays: Explore Outdoors 9:30 to 10:30 am, Infant Stay and play for 12… Continue reading

4th Line Theatre Seeking Volunteer Actors the 2023 Season

Have you always wanted to act onstage?  Want to be part of an epic outdoor production in your community? Have you ever wondered how 4th Line productions come to life? Interested in learning new skills and working alongside professional actors, directors and choreographers?  4th Line Theatre is looking for volunteers… Continue reading

Switching it up in February – Library Events – February 2023

While it sounds like a cliché, to better meet the needs of our patrons, we have made some changes to our programming schedule. Children’s Storytime at the Bruce Johnston Branch has moved to Tuesdays at 10am. This is followed by an Adult Storytime at 10:45am, a partnership with Christian Horizons…. Continue reading

Otonabee Conservation’s Tree Seedling Sales Program Open Now

Otonabee Conservation is once again encouraging landowners in the Otonabee Region Watershed to enhance their property and mitigate climate change by planting trees. Each year, Otonabee Conservation offers a wide selection of native tree and shrub species for landowners to purchase through its Tree Seedling Sales Program. This year’s program… Continue reading

St. Thomas More Catholic Church Donation

Members of St. Thomas More Catholic Church parish were once again pleased to be able to contribute to local charities after a hiatus with COVID.  Pictured is Pastor Father Tony Barilo handing donations to Millbrook Food Share and Millbrook Community Care.  Accepting the donation from Food Share is the new director… Continue reading

Is Your New Year’s Resolution to Make a Difference in Your Community? Become A Community Care Volunteer

It’s the New Year and Community Care Millbrook is in need of volunteers. “Volunteering is a great way to meet new people in the community,” said Darci Maude – Volunteer Development Coordinator.  “Our programs make a big difference in the lives of our clients, so volunteering with us not only… Continue reading

Do you like spaghetti? Kawartha Pony club has you covered!

Do you like spaghetti? Would you enjoy a night off from cooking and cleaning? Kawartha Pony club has you covered! We invite you to join us at the IDA church on February 25th for our spaghetti dinner and raffle table fundraiser.  Our members will serve you a delicious meal including… Continue reading

Local Flower Shop Provides Flowers For Seniors

It began during the first year of COVID, when family and friends were not allowed into seniors’ residences such as Centennial Place to prevent the spread of the virus.  Weeks turned to months, and Louise Bedford, owner/operator of The Valley Shoppe in Millbrook, was approached to deliver flowers to residents… Continue reading