Regular Community Care Events – November 2022

Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic: Wednesday Nov. 16th, Clinic # 1 10am – Millbrook Manor, Clinic # 2 12:30pm – Millbrook Royal Canadian Legion. Line Dancing (limited participants) – Tuesdays at 10 am at St. Thomas Anglican Church. Tai Chi: Mondays at 10 am at St. Thomas Anglican Church Hall. Coffee,… Continue reading

Regular Activities – Children & Youth Events

 EarlyON Family Centre Programs:  offered at the Old Millbrook School, 1 Dufferin St., Millbrook Mondays: Music and Movement, 10 to 11 am.  This event takes place outdoors weather permitting, and in the Dorothy Stevens room on rainy days. Tuesdays and Thursdays: Stay and Play, 9am to 1:30 pm. Wednesdays: Explore… Continue reading

Analysis of Fraserville Residential Proposal Begins at Peterborough County

At the December 6th 2021 Council meeting, Romspen Investment Corporation’s Managing Partner Richard Weldon introduced plans for their newly acquired property popularly knowns as Kawartha Downs. Weldon requested an endorsement of a Minister’s Zoning Order (MZO) request to expedite the planning process, as well as an indication of support for… Continue reading

First of Three Capital Project Completed as Millbrook Depot Opens

Council and Staff for the Township of Cavan-Monaghan celebrated the official opening of the Parks and Public Works Millbrook Depot on Tuesday, October 4, 2022.  This is the first of three capital building projects currently underway in the Township.  A new Cavan Public Works Operation Centre is scheduled for completion… Continue reading

Cavan-Monaghan Delegation Asks for Proposed Federal Electoral Boundary Realignment

After learning about the plans for Cavan-Monaghan by the new Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission in late August, Council considered how to address the proposal. The initial proposal divides the 10,016 township residents in the 2021 Census across three electoral districts: Haliburton Kawartha Lakes Brock (HKLB); Peterborough South and Northumberland.  In… Continue reading

Say Their Names – Comment – November 2022

It’s a phrase that took prominence during the Black Lives Matter movement as a gesture to personalize black lives lost through racial injustice.  The practice has earlier roots, however.  For example, every year at the memorial event for the 9/11 disaster, the names of the almost 3,000 victims who died… Continue reading

A Note of Thanks from the Buhaienko Family

We would like to thank Brian and Kate Field for their help and support during a very difficult time for our family when we arrived in Canada after fleeing Ukraine. Our family was lucky to discover Canada from a very good side. Our acquaintance with Canada began with amazing people… Continue reading

Old Millbrook School and the Pineapple Quilt Block

The Old Millbrook School now boasts a quilt block. It is the latest addition to the Cavan Monaghan Barn Quilt Trails. The steering committee thanks the Township Council for permission to install the block. Barn quilt trails are now common across the United States and Canada. They beautify the landscape… Continue reading