Sunday, September 19, 2021

Life & Leisure

Meaford on the Move: Cycling

Cycling, which has increased in popularity in recent years, has many benefits: exercise, transportation, and it’s environmentally friendly. It can be an individual or group activity. We in Meaford are fortunate to have safe trails and picturesque roads to explore on bicycle. E-bikes are allowing cyclists to extend the range of their rides, to join friends on biking excursions or to commute to work. The Opair bicycle enables adults to bike with an adult or child with a disability. In Meaford,...

Falling Into Golf

There are many advantages to playing golf in the fall. The colours are beginning to change and the leaves are starting to fall. So too are the green fees at most of our local clubs. Tee times are also easier to make as traffic is down on most courses. Fall rates are in effect until the end of the season, which means that you can play a round of golf at a fraction of the cost that you paid in...

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Thornbury Jazzworks Working Toward a New Normal

Thornbury Jazzworks is excited to be able to offer the first Jazz At The Library concert in the Fall 2021 Series on Friday, September...

SweetWater 2021 Offers Music Outdoors, Indoors, and Online

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Get Physical in Meaford: Staying Active More Important Than Ever

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Managing Your Mistakes on the Golf Course

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Local Filmmaker Presents Festival Screening Fee as Donation to Meaford Museum

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Local Historian to Lead a Historical Trail Hike at The Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy’s Grand Opening Ceremonies For the Trout Hollow Trail

On September 18, the Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy Inc. (EBC) is organizing a grand opening to celebrate the acquisition of their latest nature reserve, the...