Arts & Culture

Almonte’s Jennifer Kingsley produces CBC Tapestry documentary

A new radio documentary produced by Almonte's Jennifer Kingsley will air on CBC Radio One's Tapestry on Sunday, April 1st. The program begins at...

Humm happenings for the week of March 26, 2012

Out Like a Lamb As we say goodbye to March 2012, with its record-breaking heat wave and general unpredictableness, here are a few events that...

The Patriot War Along the New York-Canada Border by Shaun McLaughlin – book review

  Shaun has made the story personal. He focuses his tale on the Upper Canadian story, although the rebellions in lower Canada also had their...

A visit from Geronimo Stilton

by Puppets Up Mascot Nick Geronimo Stilton, famed reporter and author of a popular children's book series, dropped in on me in Almonte recently. The...

Publisher packs pub

Not content to release just one book, Shaun has released two – and both are available at Mill Street Books in Almonte.  Mary and...

International Women’s Day film “Pray the Devil Back to Hell”

 Please join Lanark County Interval House in celebrating International Women's Day on Wednesday March 7, 2012 at the Rideau Canal Museum 34 Bechwith Street...

The joy of books

Mary and Terry Lumsden of Mill Street Books sent along this charming video

An exciting month ahead at Mill Street Books

by Mary and Terry Lumsden An exciting month ahead! Broaden your knowledge of Canadian history by learning more about the Patriot War during a book...

Humm happenings for the weeks of March 5 and March 12

When is a politician not a politician? When he's a newly minted author! Come on out to the Barley Mow in Almonte on March...

Humm happenings for the week of February 27, 2012

It took its time, but it seems that winter has actually arrived in our part of the world. With that in mind, here are...


Diana’s Quiz – July 20,2019

Garage sale on Sunday, St George Street


Pet rabbit for sale

Wildflower walk at Land Trust a success