Life & Leisure

Summerfolk Cancelled

summerfolk logo270After much consideration, the Georgian Bay Folk Society has decided to cancel the 45th Summerfolk Music and Crafts Festival, which had been scheduled for August 21 – 23, due to continued uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

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30 Years of Research Results in Book About John Muir

burcher book cover 2020 270One day in the early 1990s, Blue Mountain resident Robert Burcher climbed over a fence into a Grey Sauble Conservation Area and found an abandoned historical plaque that changed the course of his life for the next thirty years.

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2020 Apple Crop In Jeopardy Without Essential Workers On Farm

Brian Gilroy2020 270By Ontario standards, I have a relatively small apple orchard. I grow about a dozen different varieties on 25 acres of land that looks over beautiful Georgian Bay. Even on my small acreage though, my trees produce about half a million pounds of apples annually in an average year.

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