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

St. Thomas More Parish Celebrates 40 Years of Service

St. Thomas More Parish Celebrates 40 Years of Service
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On June 24th of this year, everyone was invited to celebrate the 40th anniversary of St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Millbrook. The planning for this event took place months prior as volunteers reached out to former parishioners and clergy as well as the larger community of Millbrook and beyond… Continue reading