Children enjoy the new park outside the new community centre while inside, the Peterborough Petes offer a $1000 donation towards the project as gesture of thanks for allowing them to hold an exhibition game in the new facility while the renovations to the ice their home arena continues.
This is North Cavan students’ 16th year of participation in the annual Terry Fox run. Last week, students were inspired by a video in the gym about the Canadian hero, then moved outside to follow his lead. Each class took tours of the school fields, once for each year of… Continue reading
Despite the gloomy weather, 115 runners lined up for the St. John’s Ida Anglican Outreach Committee. Participants who showed their stuff along winding routes which began at the McCamus Farm on Stewart Line. The event drew a wide range of participants tackling a 4.7 or 10 km route, having fun… Continue reading
On the morning if Saturday, September 14th, while many were attending the Grand Opening celebrations at the new Cavan Monaghan Community Centre, a group of more than fifty volunteers were down the hill participating with Otonabee Conservation Regional Authority (ORCA) staff planting native trees and shrubs as part of the… Continue reading
As the season changes, so do the wardrobes. Do you have gently used clothing that will no longer be useful next year? Are you looking to beef up your children’s closet with some new-to-them items? If so, you may be able to help the local family centre while you address… Continue reading
Have you always wanted to act onstage? Want to be part of an epic outdoor production in your community? Have you ever wondered how 4th Line productions come to life? Interested in learning new skills and working alongside professional actors, directors and choreographers? 4th Line Theatre is looking for volunteers… Continue reading
In May, library patron Mary Murat approached staff at the Cavan Monaghan Libraries with a fundraising idea: hold a “toonie yard sale”. The decision was made to hold it in the Harry Williams Room at the Millbrook Branch to take advantage of the climate controlled facilities and the wonderful parking… Continue reading
Growing up in the area has fueled a passion for the outdoors in Scott Calder and his wife Cori Carveth. They hope to share this love with their young daughter, but why stop there? The couple has been approved to launch a local chapter of Trout Unlimited Canada which will… Continue reading
September marks the beginning of many local clubs including the Girl Guides pictured above which is run by dedicated volunteers providing a variety of experiences to build the knowledge, skills and confidence of local youth. See registration details in the Community Calendar.
Pictured are Millbrook/Cavan United Church members Linda Allair and Craig Allison with Mayor McFadden and CMCC Fundraising Co-Chair Matt Graham as they present a cheque for $5000 from their congregation to the new community centre.