Category Archives: Free

Week 24 – Kemptville Kinsmen Farmers’ Market

Every year around this time I turn into a Christmas bear. Despite the sunshine, blue skies, and blatant lack of snow, Christmas carols jingle their way into my head. I daydream about the hand-knit gifts that I want to make for everyone on my list. … Continue reading

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Week 23 – Community Connections Centre

{Updated on October 3, 2014: Note that the Community Connections Centre is moving!  Please visit the website or contact the CCC for more information} Have you been curious about the Community Connections Centre since it opened this spring?  I have.  … Continue reading

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Garage Sale Roundup – June 14 {and RibFest!}

Hello Everyone, I hope you’re ready for the famous Kemptville Hey Day!  Over 54 years, this two-day event has raised over $1 million for the Kemptville District Hospital. Taking place in the North Grenville Curling Club {200 Reuben Crescent, Kemptville, … Continue reading

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Week 19 – The Dandelion Festival

The Dandelion Festival is upon us and I couldn’t be more excited!  Last year was the first time I experienced the local festival, which celebrates the sights, sounds, and flavours of Kemptville and the surrounding areas.  Joe, Matteo, and I arrived … Continue reading

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Week 15: Bodhi Tree Yoga Centre

  Twenty-five years ago, Gayatri {Gayle} Poapst took her first yoga class, which was offered where she worked at the hospital in Brockville.  She was instantly hooked.  A former dancer, she fell in love with the combination of movement and … Continue reading

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Week 14: The Kemptville Business Incubator & Investment Centre

Have you got an idea for a new business or service but you’re not sure how to get it off the ground?  Have no fear – the Kemptville Business Incubator and Investment Centre is here! Headquartered at Cowork Junction, the Kemptville … Continue reading

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Week 8 – Mudpuppy Night in Oxford Mills

WANTED: Naturalist adventurers of all ages who aren’t afraid of being outside on a cold winter’s night.  Your mission is to join Fred Schueler and Aleta Karstad in observing the Mudpuppy population of Oxford Mills in their natural habitat. But…what is … Continue reading

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