Next Farmers’ Market Sunday – August 25

Next Farmers’ Market Sunday – August 25
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At last Sunday’s market, the line-up for Guilty Pleasures (aka doughnut heaven) began forming at 10:00am sharp.  Next door, market shoppers sampled sustainably harvested smoked trout.  A few stalls over, organic rotisserie chicken was on offer, next to naturally raised beef and lamb.  Across the way, stalls were filled with… Continue reading

Twilight Dinner for the Local Dairy Association

Twilight Dinner for the Local Dairy Association
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The Carl and Harrigan family hosted  a Twilight Dinner for the local dairy association providing tours of the new state-of-the-art automated dairy facility on Zion Line. The 400+ attendees were treated to a beef dinner followed by an unlimited supply of mild and ice cream.

St. Thomas More Catholic Church hosts Annual Fun Day/BBQ for Parishioners and Millbrook Community

St. Thomas More Catholic Church hosts Annual Fun Day/BBQ for Parishioners and Millbrook Community
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On Sunday June 3rd, St. Thomas More Catholic Church hosted its 2nd Annual Parish and Community Fun Day/BBQ.  The event which included games for children, face painting, the very popular dunk tank, plus free hamburgers, hotdogs and beverages was well attended. Many thanks to all the volunteers from St. Thomas… Continue reading

Next Farmers’ Market Sunday July 28

Next Farmers’ Market Sunday July 28
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A perfect summer day greeted shoppers last Sunday at our third market of the season.  People were clearly enjoying themselves, wandering the stalls, sampling some of the local products and picking up fresh produce.  While the late arrival of warmer, dryer weather delayed strawberry season for many local growers, we… Continue reading

Artisanal Chicken Producer Joins Millbrook Market Vendors

Artisanal Chicken Producer Joins Millbrook Market Vendors
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Four years ago when the Artisanal poultry program began, Gary and his family got on board.  They now produce 1200 birds a year, processing 100 each week during the warm weather to ensure a steady supply of fresh meat at their farm located in Douro Dummer. The Fenton family raises… Continue reading

Celebrate Canada Day a few Days Early with Multicultural Potluck

Celebrate Canada Day a few Days Early with Multicultural Potluck
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Staff at the Old Millbrook School EarlyON Child and Family Centre are hosting a warm up event for Canada day with a multicultural pot luck lunch on Thursday June 27, running from 10:30am – 2:00pm with lunch starting at 11 am.  The event is designed to honour the various cultures… Continue reading