Touch a Truck Event Returns to the Fairgrounds

Back by popular demand, the fairgrounds on Frederick Street will once again be showcasing vehicles of all shapes and sizes, including police and paramedic vehicles, Fire trucks, UTV’s, race cars, farm vehicles and cranes.  Last year a tank from the Ontario Regiment Museum in Oshawa was a fan favourite.  Youngsters… Continue reading

Dinosaur Zucchini Terrorizing Millbrook

Caution is advised for Millbrook residents after the recent shocking revelation of a possible dinosaur-zucchini hybrid creature roaming at large in the area. This alarming information came to light after a secret laboratory was discovered in the basement of a local home, where it is alleged that risky “experiments” have… Continue reading

Mountain Bikers Return to Millbrook for Another Enduro Race

Sunday, October 1st will see the return of the Enduro Race in Millbrook. This will be the third year this mountain bike race has taken place in town, and its attendance is growing.  Last year, 127 riders participated in the event, up from 100 in the previous year.  Organizer Alex… Continue reading

Summer Progression at the CM Libraries

We’re making some changes to our August programming schedule! Our Surprise Activity at the Millbrook Branch was so popular that we decided to extend the activity to our Bruce Johnston Branch as well. If you missed any of the fun activities from July (such as tie dye, string art, and… Continue reading

Stewart Family Celebrates 200 Years in Cavan

They have the documents to prove it- the Stewart family has lived in Cavan since 1823.  Samuel arrived in Quebec City with his wife, adult son Andrew and three children under twelve on a ship called the Telegraph on July 19th, 1823.  The Ship list for this seventh voyage of… Continue reading

Thanks for the Fair!

There was something for everyone at the Millbrook Fair last month, where Kathryn Lang became this year’s new Fair Ambassador for the area, young would-be farmers worked some equipment in the corn, and proud horse and cattle exhibitors shared their achievements. A young heifer found the excitement too much and… Continue reading