Compass Early Learning Program Graduates

Compass Early Learning Program Graduates
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Friends and family members watch as the first “class” of preschoolers graduate from Compass Early Learning Program. Next week these children will enter the school by a different door to join their siblings and neighbours in their first year of public education. The event indicated that their queuing skills will … Continue reading

This Month at Cavan Monaghan Libraries

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As the summer winds down it is a great time to collect seeds to add to our Seed Library: 1) Collect seeds and bring to either branch. 2) Fill out envelope with seed description and growing conditions. 3) Borrow from the seed library, grow, harvest the seeds and return them … Continue reading

Libraries undergoing some maintenance this fall

Libraries undergoing some maintenance this fall
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In an effort to provide the best service possible in the best facilities, the Branches of the Cavan Monaghan Libraries will be undergoing some maintenance this fall. The Bruce Johnston Branch will be closed from September 11-September 22 for some deep cleaning, painting and some other work that just cannot … Continue reading

Peterborough County Plowing Match Celebrates 100 Years

Peterborough County Plowing Match Celebrates 100 Years
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The Ontario Plowman’s Association is hosting their annual plowing competition the last weekend of September at the Edgerton Farm located at Lindsay Rd at Fowlers Corners.  Established in 1913, the organization has hosted annual plowing matches every year since 1918 except during WWII, featuring old and new plowing methods using … Continue reading

Millbrook & Area Garden Club Meeting Features Discussion about Pollinators

Millbrook & Area Garden Club Meeting Features Discussion about Pollinators
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  On Wednesday September 5th the Millbrook & Area Garden Club will welcome guest speaker Sean James on the topic “B4 Gardening: Beautiful Blooms for Birds and Bees” with a discussion about pollinators, how to attract them and other desirable wildlife to our gardens; how biodiversity will benefit your garden, … Continue reading

Zucchini Festival Cancelled This Year

Zucchini Festival Cancelled This Year
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One of the sad consequences of the reconstruction of the Millbrook Dam is the cancellation of this year’s rendition of this popular community event.  The entire site of the festival, including creek downstream of the dam is currently inaccessible and will not be available for recreational use by September.  Organizers … Continue reading