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Apr 17 2014

Good Friday Open House at Sweet Things from DeJong Acres

Looking to pick up some fresh maple syrup? Would your kids enjoy seeing some new lambs? Anita and Brian DeJong at Sweet Things from DeJong Acres welcome you to their farm on Friday April 18th for sweet things of all kinds. 

For details, see the DeJong Good Friday Open House 2014 poster.

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Apr 16 2014

Eatin’s Canada Website Wants to Promote Your Food and Drink Event


The Toronto-based food blog Eatin’s Canada is looking to promote events outside the GTA this summer. If you have a food-related festival, wine or beer tasting, on-farm event or anything else food or drink focused that you think would attract people out of the city to beautiful Grey Bruce, you are invited to add it to the site here: http://eatinscanada.com/add-event/ 

 

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Apr 16 2014

Earth Week Celebration and Spring Clean-Up in Meaford starts Sunday, April 20th


The Municipality of Meaford is partnering with volunteers to celebrate Earth Week.
The overall focus is to further develop behaviours and strategies that will work towards Zero Waste in our community.

Earth Week events will start with a spring clean-up at Memorial Park on Sunday, April 20th and close with a Reuse Fair at the Meaford & St. Vincent Community Centre on Saturday, April 26th, 2014. Groups will have an opportunity to showcase a recent success, present a one-time event or launch a project into the future. Would you like to be part of the celebrations?

Contact Lindy Iversen 519-538-0167, lindy2004@sympatico.ca; Jane Elzby 519-538-2995 rjelzby@gmail.com; or Municipal Staff; Amber Knott 519-538-1060 x1200

See the Meaford Earth Week 2014 brochure.

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Apr 15 2014

Easter 2014 Yurt Camping, Hiking & Local Food Package at Atelier Arboreal

Guests arrive at Atelier Arboreal /Ontario Winter Camping  on 10am Friday April 18, after lunch tracker Jeff Kinchen will introduce us to wildlife & tracking in Grey Bruce. Dinner & music with Kierra McArthur, Cello & Pat Dorfman, Banjo. Coffee served at your tipi or yurt Saturday morning, after breakfast we head off with Jeff on an excursion to Emmet Lake & the Georgian Shore to the upper Peninsula for a day of exploring & a hot trail side lunch. After Saturday night dinner guests can enjoy the sauna, a big bon fire & the night skies. Relax Sunday morning, coffee… breakfast… a hike to the Bruce Caves.

A wood-fired clay oven is used for bison brisquet, pizza and caramelized vegetables. Local farms & food-crafters from across Georgian Bluffs and Grey-Bruce provide Atelier with bison, elk, pork, poultry, winter vegetables, honey, jams, fresh bread, smoked fish, sausages, maple syrup, Ashanti coffee & Coffin Ridge wines…

Three day/two night package: $575.00/couple.
Located at Atelier Arboreal: Fire # 382070, Georgian Bluffs # 17.
Contact us at:  www.ontariowintercamping.com
Tel: Steve @ 519 534 1987

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