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Rosemary Leach show at the Manx — March 15 to April 13

This exhibition is in one my favorite Ottawa locations, the Manx Pub. A trip to the Manx is a carrot we dangle at the...

Textile Museum begins restoration of windows thanks to “Adopt-a-Window” campaign

by Michael Rikley-Lancaster    Repair of twenty-three windows and window sills will soon be under way at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum. The windows...

Drummond WI makes donation to Archives Lanark

Archives Lanark was the happy recipient of a sizeable cheque from the Second Line of Drummond Women’s Institute in November. They chose the archives...

Almonte Gazette: Christmas 1944

by Brent Eades Below are a few excerpts from the Christmas 1944 edition of the Almonte Gazette.   The lead editorial begins, “This is the fifth Christmas...

Slip trailed stoneware pottery by Teresa Wingar at the Chambers and Corridor Galleries

CHAMBERS GALLERY, Mississippi Mills Administration Building, 3131 Old Perth Road, Almonte ARTIST: Teresa Wingar DATE:  Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - Monday, July 6, 2015 CORRIDOR GALLERY, Mississippi...

An Artist’s Notes: The Road to Middleville

Wolf Grove Road is a long, almost straight road going east from Hopetown to Almonte. On the way you go through Middleville, which is not...

Goddesses transported! at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum

     By Michael Rikley-Lancaster, Executive Director/Curator What a fabulous evening! On November 1st at 7pm, 170 guests were swept away: first to the South Pacific and finally...

Looking for Reid-Easton family photos

Janet Gosier is looking for photos of JAMES REID (1812-1881) and MARY EASTON (1817-1906) and their children to complete a book called “Canada 150 Series” through...

NLAS turns to crowd-funding to ‘save the Almonte Ag Hall’

The North Lanark Agricultural Society has turned to the GoFundMe crowd-funding website to help raise the money needed to preserve and restore the 146-year-old...


Harmonica workshops at Musicworks

Diana’s Quiz: February 24

Quality dining table and chairs, $375

Tickets for ‘Come From Away’ in Toronto

The OVRT: Ignoring the facts


Ice and water