Harvest Community Park Open for Play

Last month, the new playground developed by the congregation of the Millbrook Christian Assembly was installed beside their parking lot in the west end of town to the excitement of local children and parents.  The congregation felt moved to address a shortage of playground equipment in town, and wanted to… Continue reading

Belize Stops COVID at the Border

The Belizeans have been much more successful than Canada or the US in fighting the COVID invasion. Belize began their program in early February.  Arriving in Belize on February 6th and completely unaware of the pending disaster, I was met by four medical staff who asked the questions we are asked when we… Continue reading

Lemonade Stand-off with Police!

In the beginning, four young partners planned to use the lemonade stand to make some money and support the hospital.  In their first week, half of their revenue ($53) was directed to the PRHC Covid fund. Upon learning of the cancer diagnosis of two Millbrook South Cavan boys, the recipients… Continue reading

Tribute Signs created by Students

Tribute signs created by Millbrook South Cavan students surround the Centennial Place sign in anticipation of the appreciation event hosted by the Lions a few weeks ago. Young people in our community are taking the lead in their demonstration of appreciation and compassion, cutting their hair for a cause, starting… Continue reading

Millbrook Mason’s Food Drive

On Saturday, members of the Millbrook Masons conducted a drive for Kawartha Food Share on King Street.  Collecting cash with an extended fishing net to maintain social distancing, the group collected 350 lbs of food and $3,669.50 in cash and were very pleased with the response from local residents.  Since… Continue reading

Lions Club Hosts Tribute to Heath Care Workers at Centennial Place

On Wednesday June 3rd, the Millbrook and District Lions Club hosted a tribute to the Health Care Workers at Centennial Place thanking them for working through these difficult times.  If you have driven by Centennial Place recently you cannot help but see the signs of encouragement and thanks that adorn… Continue reading