Funfolk Celebrates 10 Years of March Break Theatrics

Funfolk Celebrates 10 Years of March Break Theatrics
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After months of preparation, there is only one more rehearsal until the costumes come on at Funfolks Theatrical.  Participants are eager for the arrival of March break, and it’s not because they want to catch up on sleep or get more screen time on their favourite device.  These young people … Continue reading

Minor Ball Hockey League Launches Second Season

Minor Ball Hockey League Launches Second Season
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As the end of the local ice hockey season draws near, hockey enthusiasts can find solace in the knowledge that its warm-weather equivalent will be starting soon to fill the void. Players can ditch their hockey skates and don some sneakers for a warmer hockey experience in the Millbrook arena … Continue reading

Local Students Embrace Kindness During Pink Shirt Day

Local Students Embrace Kindness During Pink Shirt Day
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Anti-Bullying Day is a day when people wear a pink, blue or purple shirt to symbolise a stand against bullying, an idea that originated in Canada and is celebrated on various dates around the world.  It takes aim particularly at online bullying, which takes many shapes, such as harassment, spreading … Continue reading

New Early Years Program Funding for Millbrook

New Early Years Program Funding for Millbrook
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Last week, the Millbrook Family Centre which operates out of the Old Millbrook School received unexpected good news.  They learned that their precarious financial position was about to enjoy dramatic improvement, thanks to funding provided by the provincial and federal governments.    The organization’s activities are sustained through funds generated … Continue reading

The New Face of our Community Libraries – Electronic Access

The New Face of our Community Libraries – Electronic Access
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In this information age, our libraries have kept pace and have even surpassed what many of us believe them to be. This often underutilized community resource has expanded into so more areas, thanks to funding from the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, and the internet. And your library … Continue reading