Words of Gratitude for Incredible Community Celebration Sparked by Tragic Fire

Words of Gratitude for Incredible Community Celebration Sparked by Tragic Fire
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It has taken us some time to be able to fully process the events of 2018 and we do not believe that we are finished yet. One thing that the Winslow- Lamothe and de Wolde families have been preoccupied with since the terrible fire that destroyed six barns and a… Continue reading

Two Events Mark Armistice Centenary

Two Events Mark Armistice Centenary
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Remembrance Day is a time when those who have served and are serving in the Armed Forces are honoured and remembered. To mark the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended hostilities between the Allies and Germany in 1918, the Millbrook & Cavan Historical Society is holding… Continue reading

Christmas Comes to the Village on December 6th

Christmas Comes to the Village on December 6th
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Once again the Millbrook BIA is hosting this popular event, giving the community an early taste of the season.  Back again is a procession into town, but this year the departure point is the Old Millbrook School.   Bring a flashlight and get there by 5:45 to join Mrs. Claus and… Continue reading

Next Garden Club Meeting Features Presentation about Tropical Houseplants

Next Garden Club Meeting Features Presentation about Tropical Houseplants
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Join us on Wednesday Oct. 3rd at 7:30 PM the Millbrook & Area Garden Club as we host a presentation by Margaret and Bob Burley, featuring a “Show and Tell” all about tropical houseplants, including Orchids and African Violets (Gesneriads) and their care and repotting. Margaret and Bob have owned… Continue reading

Pontypool Celebration Honours Canadian War Brides

Pontypool Celebration Honours Canadian War Brides
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Last month the Manvers Historical Society hosted a reunion for local war brides to celebrate their contribution to the country.  Thirteen women and a husband representing his hospitalized wife attended from across the province.  Many brides bore familiar local names including Tinney, De Mille, Leahy, Condon, Robertson and Lash.  Ranging… Continue reading

Municipal Staff Host Dinner Under the Stars in Support of the New Community Centre

Municipal Staff Host Dinner Under the Stars in Support of the New Community Centre
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Last Saturday evening, Municipal staff organized and executed a celebration of things local with a spotlight on food, and in the process raising funds for the new Community Centre. The evening began early with a cocktail hour where guests chose between local beer from Publican House and Smithhavens’ breweries, wine… Continue reading

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