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Upcoming EventsMar4Mon20249:00 am New To You Clothing Store @ New to You Clothing StoreNew To You Clothing Store @ New to You Clothing StoreMar 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pmOpen 9am to 3pm every Monday to Friday. Please consider donating good quality used clothing. Funds received from the sale of these items support local programs and services.Mar6Wed20241:00 pm Progressive Euchre @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Progressive Euchre @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm7:30 pm Dart League @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Dart League @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Mar 6 @ 7:30 pmJoin a team or be a spare!Mar10Sun202411:00 am Seedy Sunday – March 2024Seedy Sunday – March 2024Mar 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pmSunday, March 10th in the lower level of Peterborough Square from 11 am to 3pm visit this popular seed sale and swap to get inspired for the next growing season. There will be a large, diverse supply of locally grown seeds that will thrive in local gardens as well as... Continue reading →Mar13Wed20241:00 pm Progressive Euchre @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Progressive Euchre @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Mar 13 @ 1:00 pm7:30 pm Dart League @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Dart League @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Mar 13 @ 7:30 pmJoin a team or be a spare!Mar18Mon2024Mar20Wed20241:00 pm Progressive Euchre @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Progressive Euchre @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Mar 20 @ 1:00 pm7:30 pm Dart League @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Dart League @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 402Mar 20 @ 7:30 pmJoin a team or be a spare!Mar24Sun20248:30 am Lions’ Breakfast – March 2024 @ Lions’ DenLions’ Breakfast – March 2024 @ Lions’ DenMar 24 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pmFeaturing eggs, bacon, toast, fruit, coffee and tea.
What a fun-filled time we had singing Christmas music accompanied by guitar, a multi-combo instrument and piano! A rollicking rendition of “The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter” was performed by the Cavan Players; in a second hilarious skit, Ted Hodgkinson and Phillip Winslow, portrayed themselves as two buddies fishing at Tidewater Wharf… Continue reading
This much-anticipated event hosted by the Millbrook BIA is returning to the village, offering the community an early taste of the season. It runs from 5 to 9pm in downtown Millbrook and features food, shopping, and a few favourite traditions. The popular horse-drawn wagon rides provided by Earle Cochrane and… Continue reading
For months the Fire Hall construction site has been conspicuously quiet, but that is about to change. The project has been delayed in part by contract changes and constructional delays related to material deliveries which have been a source of much frustration. The Pre-Engineered building has been ordered and foundation… Continue reading
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
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