Getting ready for March Break @ the CMLibraries

Do you have plans for the March Break? It is coming up so quickly! Along with our regular programming, join us at the Cavan Monaghan Libraries as we host an activity each day. Starting on March 14th, we will have a variety of fun and exciting activities for the kids. Tuesday (Bruce Johnston… Continue reading

Canada Post Community Foundation invites Applications for Grants in Support of Youth

The 2023 application period for Canada Post’s Community Foundation grants is now open.  This organization provides grants up to $25,000 to Canadian schools, charities and community organizations that make a difference in the lives of children and youth. There are also up to three $50,000 Signature Grants for organizations with… Continue reading

All the Glory & Glam of Luxury Window Treatments

What do you think about when you think of Luxury Window Treatments? 1.   Is it the softness of the fabric or details in the trims and bandings that add colour and interest for a gorgeous look and impact?  2.  Does luxury mean “Bling” as in crystal rod ends and sparkling… Continue reading

Popular Minor Ball Hockey League Expands This Season

As the end of the local ice hockey season approaches, minor hockey players can find solace in the knowledge that its warm-weather equivalent will be starting soon on home “ice” to fill the void.  Players can switch their hockey skates for sneakers for a warmer hockey experience in the Cavan… Continue reading

Royal Canadian Legion Events – March 2023

Progressive Euchre: Wednesday afternoons 1:00 p.m. $5.00 per person Dart League: Wednesdays, register at 7:30 pm, play at 8 pm, $5 per person. Join a team or be a spare. Alf Brooks Memorial Cribbage: Saturday, Mar. 11 from 11 am – 4pm, play at noon.  $20 per 2-person team.  Prize… Continue reading

Winter Fun at the Millbrook EarlyON Child Centre

A youngster was pleased as punch with her colourful snowman created last week at one of the many outdoor activities hosted by our family centre. Every Wednesday, staff provide an outdoor program where youngsters engage with nature, exploring the playground, community garden, trails and sidewalks in the neighbourhood building an… Continue reading

Budget Discussions Continue to Reduce Proposed Municipal Spending

The first draft of the 2023 budget was presented to Council at their December 8th meeting. The combined asks for operating and capital in that document would require a 9.4% municipal tax rate increase.  These first drafts are starting points for financial discussion which usually result in significant reductions in… Continue reading