PARC 55+ News: December 17, 2018

We had a wonderfully engaging time with contract bridge even though there were only two pairs of us there for regular bridge playing.  The brilliant...

Historic Saugeen Métis celebrate 200 years

Music, fresh fish and historical displays demonstrated the life of the early Historic Saugeen Métis (HSM) who had settled at the mouth of the...

No need to stop hooking at 90

At 90, Helen Weurth the nonagenarian is as sharp as the scissors that she uses in her rug hooking. Weurth celebrated her birthday at the Chantry...

PARC 55+ News – November 20, 2018

  Monday afternoon games time was an exhilarating old adventure for most of us at PARC55+/.  There were some new faces on the podium of winners...

Grandparents and grandchildren – sometimes one or the other is missing

Are you a grandparent whose grandchildren are either grown or live far away? Are you a parent with young children who have no grandparent...

Chantry Island becomes a ‘Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores’

Chantry Island has now added one more unique attraction, Butterfly Pod S-10 and has become a 'Friend of Butterfly Gardens of Saugeen Shores' (BGOSS). A...

Farmers’ Market abuzz with activity

Under sunny skies and with warm temperatures, the Farmers' Market hosted by the BIA in Port Elgin was abuzz with activity on Wednesday (July...

Veteran’s Commemorative Banner to fly at last

The story of Veteran Gordon Cummings was first printed by Saugeen Times in 2017 but, because his Commemorative Banner will soon be hung this...

Port Elgin Library celebrates 110 years

Port Elgin Library celebrates 110 years 1908 - 2018 {Research and Notes by Anne Judd for Friends of the Library} Port Elgin's first public library shared space...

Saugeen First Nation honoured their own who served in all wars

Saugeen First Nation honoured their own who served in the Great War that ended on November 11th, 1918 and all those who served afterwards. Their...

Gran Fondo Lake Huron – 2019 Registration now open

Do you remember what that day in August was like?  Riding the beautiful roads of Bruce County on your bike?  Maybe you took a...

Veteran recounts winning and losing the Purple Heart

Veteran Clint Morden, along with his late wife Janet, often attended the Port Elgin Legion, but today he spends his days at the Care...

Mother Nature puts a damper on the Teeswater Fair

The annual Teeswater Fall Fair on Saturday, August 25th, lived up to part of its name ... 'water', as rain fell heavily throughout most...

PARC 55+ News: January 14, 2019

There were  very few out for cribbage on Monday ... so few, they did not even hand in a score.  However, there was a really...