9 – 4 – WaterWays Show – Specialists to answer questions, Water treatment and waste water system vendors, Upper Hall Stewart CC

9- 4 – Children’s Water Festival – Fun and educational water table games for kids of all ages Arena Parking Lot

11-1- Dunk Tank –Come, make a pitch and dunk some of the following folks:  Dave Balfour, beloved Pakenham Public School Principal; Fern Martin, Volunteer extraordinaire; Denny Ferguson, Your local politician and do-er of all things MissMills; and Jeff Mills, Community organizer and local cyclist. At the food Concessions area

1:30-3pm – WaterWays Specialist Forum – learn about the latest issues and potential solutions to protect our most important resource- water Upper Hall Stewart CC

  • Trish Johnson, WaterTap Ontario – Better ‘Best Practices’ for small communities
  • Mike Dwyer, CAO Rideau LakesVibrant and Viable Rural Villages – The Need for Water and Wastewater Innovation
    Servicing innovation has the potential to unlock and restore vibrant and viable futures for Ontario’s rural villages. This session will explore the ways in which water and wastewater servicing shape a village, its sense of place, and its ability to attract visitors, residents and economic investment. Innovative pathways forward will be explored.
  • Brady Straw, VP, Ontario Onsite Wastewater Association (OOWA)

Onsite Wastewater Systems and Regulations – Permanent Rural Infrastructure