Tag Archives: Elgin

FYI…Elgin Court PTA fundraiser at Wendy’s St.Thomas

Eat at Wendy’s in St. Thomas from 4:30-7:30 on Tuesday January 25th and help raise money for Elgin Court Public School PTA. Don’t forget to invite everyone you know. Dine in, Take away, Drive Through and Gift Certificate purchases all count. If you were going to eat out any way….make …

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Home for the holidays–Traci Kennedy

Local songstress Traci Kennedy has released a new CD just in time for the holidays Home for the Holidays features the following Christmas classics * The First Noel * Do You Hear What I Hear * Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas * Jingle Bell Rock * Let It Snow …

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Wellington Street Almost Finished! … Or Is It?

As most of you probably know, Wellington Street and Elgin Street have been undergoing construction for quite a long time. If you happened to drive down Elgin Street since Friday, you might have sighed a sigh of relief as you realized the last coat of asphalt has been applied. This surely is a good sign, no? No. Well, sort of.

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St.Thomas Optimist Santa Clause Parade

The theme for 2010 – A MAGICAL CHRISTMAS The full details are available here from the St.Thomas Optimists parade website. And for those of you who prefer to skip the salad and get right to the “meat and potatoes” Optimist Santa Claus Parade St. Thomas, Ontario Saturday, November 20, 2010 …

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Breakfast with Santa–for Alzheimers

The Alzheimer Society Elgin-St. Thomas Annual Breakfast with Santa Sunday, December 5, 2010 9 am until noon St. Thomas Seniors’ Centre, 225 Chestnut Street, St. Thomas Pancakes, Sausages, Beverage, Dessert Raffles/Games Picture with Santa Entertainment by Carol Beechey and John Millard Tickets at the Society – phone 519-633-4396 Tickets available …

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Boil water advisory Oct 27 2010

BOIL WATER ADVISORY To Consumers of the Central Elgin Lynhurst Village Subdivision Secondary Water Line The boundaries of this area include McBain Line east of Wellington Rd, Edgewell Crescent, James Turvey Place, Shaw Blvd., Watson Crescent, and Owen Court Lynhurst Village Subdivision East of Wellington Road and South of Talbot …

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Still lots to do…

News from the Elgin Historical Society UPCOMING EVENTS October 23rd at the old English Church, Walnut Street. Dedication of RAPELJE PLAQUE (at his grave site) as first settler 200 years ago, Coffee and tea to follow at the Elgin county military museum. October 27 regular meeting to be held at …

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Princess Project of Elgin County & Areas Presents: A Breast Cancer Awareness Day!

This was our first big presentation in the Elgin County area. Our event location was provided by Laurie Goodhue & the weather was absolutely beautiful. We chose to host a Breast Cancer Awareness Day simply because it seemed fitting that an organization like us should shed light on a disease like breast cancer. Our day [...]

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Princess Project of Elgin County & Areas Presents: A Breast Cancer Awareness Day!

This was our first big presentation in the Elgin County area. Our event location was provided by Laurie Goodhue & the weather was absolutely beautiful. We chose to host a Breast Cancer Awareness Day simply because it seemed fitting that an organization like us should shed light on a disease like breast cancer. Our day [...]

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Elgin Court–Veseys Fundraiser

Elgin Court Public School is holding a Veseys Flower Bulb Fundraiser this fall. The Brochure is available for viewing online. It has all the pictures and prices listed. http://www.veseys.com/ca/en/images/articles/fundraising/pdf/10FallFRBrochure.pdf If you are interested in ordering some bulbs to help Elgin Court reach its  fundraising goals, call 519.207.3717 (the blog number) …

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FundScrip–a neat way to fund raise.

I am sure you can tell, its fundraising time once again! Time for chocolate bars and wrapping paper… Are you tired of typical fundraisers that ask you and your supporters to buy things you don’t want or need? This is a different kind of fundraiser. FundScrip gives organizations the opportunity …

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Fish Fry Fundraise for the St.Thomas Stars

JUST A REMINDER!!!!! St. Thomas Stars are having a fund raising fish fry, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Sunday, September 19, 5:00-6:30 pm, just before our home opener vs London Nationals. $12 adults, age 6-12, $6, and under 6 free. Advance tickets from Rec. Dept. at the Timken Centre, …

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IPM beautification winners

On behalf of Pat Watterworth and the IPM 2010 Beautification Committee, they would like to thank all entrants,for their wonderful participation in the challenge to beautify this amazing County of Elgin. Your hard work in moving dirt and stones, and plants and trees in changing the landscape will be a …

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Talbot Trail of Yard Sales!!

It’s the Mother of all yard sales Canada’s largest and longest, covering over 100 kilometres of Colonel Talbot’s main thoroughfare, now known as Highway 3 in Elgin County. This is the one “yard salers” prepare for all year, and only the most dedicated, experienced and committed will take on the …

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CEO Paul Collins Of STEGH Shares Concern

CEO of the St.Thomas Elgin General Hospital,  Paul Collins, shared with staff members this e-mail attempting to alleviate concerns brought forward after the arrest of Khurram Sher . Sher, a recently hired Pathologist is accused in conjuction with a terror case in Ottawa. ********** Dear Colleagues, I know that all …

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Street Sale and BBQ Fudraiser.

TODAY IS THE DAY!!!! Hawthorn Court, St Thomas, is having a huge multi-house street sale Saturday August 21st. 2 of the houses are gifting their proceeds to the St.Thomas Elgin Anti-Bullying Coalition along with a BBQ from 10-2 with all proceeds to the St Thomas Elgin Anti-Bullying Coalition. Let’s help …

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Alzheimer Society Canada Coffee Break!

On September 16th 8am-12pm the Alzheimer Society Elgin-St.Thomas will be hosting the 15th Annual Coffee Break Kickoff at the Pinafore park Dance Pavilion. Come help support the Alzheimer Society Elgin-St.Thomas by attending the 2010 Coffee Break Kickoff. At the Kickoff there will be: – Live entertainment by John Milles – …

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Elgin-St.Thomas United Way Winery Bus trip

Hello everyone! We are organizing a Niagara Winery Bus Trip on Sunday, September 26th. The bus leaves Elgin Mall @ 8:00am and returns by 8:00pm. Tickets are $120 per person and includes touring 4 wineries & a gourmet lunch. Please call 519-631-3171 to reserve your tickets!

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EAT LOCAL!!!

August 18 5-7pm Elgin Cattlemen’s Association Annual Barbecue Pinafore Park, St. Thomas Come out and enjoy locally-grown beef, corn and potatoes with all the fixings. We will also be having local music to enjoy with your dinner. This event runs rain or shine. Tickets: $12.00 (or $3.00 for children) Contact …

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For those about to ROCK!

The Bryten Rocks Concert is good to go for this Saturday Aug 14th. The organizers have done an amazing job ensuring that a good time will be had by all. “Bryten Rockz”, in memory of Bryten Brown. This event is presented by Parents for Children’s Mental Health “PCMH” St. Thomas–Elgin …

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