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Meaford Students Experience Francophone Culture at Film Festival

film wheels Jean-LucST-HilaireEarlier this month, students in the French program at Georgian Bay Secondary School (GBSS) organized and arranged a fully functional French Film Festival for a large group of local students.

The event, touted as the “First annual French Film Festival”, was truly unique, featuring the showing of two acclaimed French films, as well as a realistic French cafe, and the opportunity to walk the red carpet. It even included a string quartet, and the chance to win an iPod Touch.


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Library Receives Book Donation From Local Author

Timmerman225bookThe Meaford Public Library recently received a book from local author Hugh Timmerman. He donated his book Bombers in the Night Sky: A True WWII Short Story, including the Loss of Halifax Bomber MZ563 LK-Y.

The book is divided into two sections: in the first part, Timmerman writes about his personal wartime memories, including his witnessing of the downing of a Halifax bomber over his family’s farm. In the second part, Timmerman reveals details that he uncovered about the war through his own research.


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Meaford Students Learning About History In Creative Ways

2014 mcs history fair

Middle school students at Meaford Community School got the opportunity last week to dive a little deeper into history.  The annual “historica fair” was held in three classrooms last Friday, April 11 at the school.


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Learn How to Green Your Cleaning Products

cleaning supplies225Have you ever wondered what all of the ingredients in your cleaning products are? Ever wondered what all of those symbols on the packages mean?

Come to the Meaford & St. Vincent Community Centre Dance Hall on Tuesday April 22 nd , 2014 to find out!

The Meaford Area Community Association (MACA), in conjunction with Earth Week, presents Women for the Water, a non-profit organization, whose mission is dedicated to providing environmental awareness through education, to inspire change and promote the care of our delicate water ecosystem.


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