Sunday, April 18, 2021

Life & Leisure

The 2021 golf season will again be very different from a normal season. Be prepared to again follow strict COVID procedures at all of our local courses. These procedures are in place to protect us all from getting the virus and to ensure that we can all play golf safely again this season. We have a few weeks to go before golf courses begin to open in our area, so best take advantage of your time to prepare. Golf is a sport...
Meaford locals will have something to celebrate this summer as the Municipality embraces a renewed focus on well-being through the arts. Thanks in part to a $4,800 donation from the Meaford Culture Foundation, kids will be able to participate in three in-person art camps provided by The Imagination Studio and Karen Dueck. The Imagination Studio will run two En Plein Air (oil painting) camp sessions July 6-8 and August 10-12, where kids will explore and learn to paint natural landscapes. Each...

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