Owen Sound Field Naturalists – January, 2021 Newsletter

In spite of the pandemic, or perhaps because of it, many people are paying closer attention to Nature activities as they try to cope...

A drive-by birthday celebration for an octogenarian Capricorn

It was a bright, sunny January 7th, 2021 in Southampton - almost Spring-like and just in time for a drive-by birthday celebration for a...

Virtual Learning launches at the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre

The Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre is excited to launch the rebooted Education Centre. These new resources are available on their website at...

A Winter Hike in Saugeen Shores

The Myatt Family goes on a winter hike to celebrate the New Year. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQS3in3qmBU  

Virtual Reindeer Romp a rousing success

Even though the 16th annual Reindeer Romp FUNdraiser had to move to virtual this year on December 24th, it was a success raising more...

A New Year and a new business begins in Saugeen Shores

2021 begins a new year and, with it, the first legal cannabis store in Saugeen Shores is now OPEN to service the entire region. Budzz...

Creative Writing Contest: Organizer thanks participants

To all Who Participated: First of all, I want to thank everyone once again for responding to my challenge to raise funds in benefit of...

Creative Writing Contest: The Safe Harbour of Home – a 3rd place tie

The recent Creative Writing fundraising contest for the local Saugeen Memorial Hospital resulted in several submissions making it difficult for the panel of three...

Creative Writing Contest: Pandemic Musings – a 3rd place tie

The recent Creative Writing contest as a fundraiser for the local Saugeen Memorial hospital was an inspiration of Luz-Maria Alvarez-Wilson of Southampton.  "I wanted...

Creative Writing Contest: 2nd place winner – What Will You Do Without It?

In the recent Creative Writing contest fundraiser for Saugeen Memorial Hospital started by Luz-Maria Alvarez-Wilson of Southampton, the panel of judges placed Cynthia Matthews'...

Fun in a pandemic is what you make it

What do you do for fun in the middle of a pandemic? If you're retired pilot Bruce Durrer, you create your own outdoor curling rink. ...

MERRY CHRISTMAS: Classic Songs around the fireplace

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First annual Creative Writing Contest raises funds for local hospital

Following a trip to Europe, Luz-Maria Alvarez-Wilson and her husband, returned to Canada just as the COVID-19 pandemic began. "I felt abundantly fortunate to be...

Creative Writing 1st place winner: Pandemic Angel – every moment a gift

Tears were streaming down my face and the anguish in my voice was palpable as I cried “Nooooo!!!” I had to let him go...