Casey and Greta DeBoer of Fergus and Carol and Ross McKinnell of Guelph recently returned from a 14-day cruise in and around the Netherlands and Belgium.
ELORA - In a narrow 4-3 recorded vote, Centre Wellington has decided to use internet/telephone voting for the 2018 municipal election.
BELWOOD - Junior anglers can learn from the pros at the annual Shimano Take a Kid Fishing Day at Belwood Lake Park near Fergus on May 6.
The Wellington County Museum in Aboyne opened its new ARTeFACTS exhibit on April 23. Elizabeth Litch and others offer this exhibit, which shows the works of Connections Fibre Artists using more than 40 artifacts from the museum as the inspiration for their artwork.
ELORA - It was an afternoon to remember as Grand Taste marked 12 years of culinary excellence supporting the Groves Hospital Foundation.
Rotary Club of Centre Wellington members gather prior to this year’s Grand Taste event on April 23.
FERGUS - Centre Wellington firefighters from Fergus and Elora responded to a fire at Mapleton Metallurgical Specialties on Gartshore Street here on April 21.
The Fergus Legion Branch 275 Ladies Auxiliary hosted the District C Zone L.A. Convention in Fergus on April 23, to celebrate 75 years of dedicated service to the Royal Canadian Legion, Fergus Branch 275 and the local community.
ELORA - The Grandmothers of the Grand extend an invitation to “A Magical Night to Remember” on June 2, at the Elora Legion (Maple Leaf Room) at 7pm.
FERGUS - It’s an opportunity to gain the skills to save lives. Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington community education worker Marilyn McFarlane explains ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) is taking place in Fergus on May 16 and 17.
ELORA - A partnership along the Grand River could see major changes to the Wilson Flats river access on the Grand River near Inverhaugh.
CENTRE WELLINGTON - It’s time to put the “fun” back in “FUNdraising.”
FERGUS - On May 13, Royal LePage Royal City Realty in Fergus joins Royal LePage offices across Canada, as it transforms into an oasis for bargain hunters for the 9thAnnual National Garage Sale for Shelter in support of the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation.
ABOYNE - The Wellington Terrace Family Council is hosting an upcoming educational session for families caring for a loved one with dementia.
On March 26, Elora Gorge Karate Dojo hosted its 5th annual tournament as part of the International Meibu-Kan Gojyu-Ryu Karate-Do Association (IMGKA).
There were lots of antiques and vendors at last weekend’s Elora Antique Show and Sale at the Elora Community Centre. Neil Rodger and Jeffrey Reid of Splurge Antiques and Fine Art in Toronto. Photo by Mike Robinson
Judith Mureika and Julia Wright of Vintage J and J in Hamilton took part in the April 22 and 23 Elora Antique Show and Sale at the Elora Community Centre.
ELORA - The Grand River Agricultural Society (GRAS) has launched a new Community Mini-Grant program.
ELORA - Riverfest Elora is back for its ninth year this summer with headliner MGMT. “We’re definitely very excited about having MGMT headlining it,” said festival president and artistic director Jon Ralston. “It’s a lot bigger deal than anything we’ve ever done before. It’s a completely different level than anything we’ve done in the past.” Other featured acts announced on April 28 are Monster Truck, Gogol Bordello, Mother Mother, Sloan, K.Flay, Hollerado and USS.
The Centre Wellington Equine Trade Show and Used Tack Sale took place at the Centre Wellington Community Sportsplex in Fergus on April 9.