Tag Archives: St. Thomas

Submarines & Bridges by Nathan

There are two news stories at the moment concerning objects going cheap. One, a submarine that may be going to Port Stanley, or Port Burwell, or Port St. Thomas which has apparently become a lakeside city. The other story, a rather large railway bridge that’s already in St. Thomas. I …

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Submarines & Bridges by Nathan

There are two news stories at the moment concerning objects going cheap. One, a submarine that may be going to Port Stanley, or Port Burwell, or Port St. Thomas which has apparently become a lakeside city. The other story, a rather large railway bridge that’s already in St. Thomas. I …

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This week at the market

I recently spent a little time in nature in the beautiful north – sharing space with the river otters, loons, a rather large snapping turtle, and some amazing friends. The trip home took ten hours because we decided to just head south and stop whenever the urge hit. While in …

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Free Jr. Disc Golf Tourney

There is a “FREE” Junior disc golf tournament on Sat. 14 Aug at V.A. Barrie Park on Sunset Drive 9 am to 4 pm ages 6 to 15 (rain date 15Aug) everyone welcome kids get a free disc/mini marker disc/lunch and prizes for everyone no experience necessary! It is an …

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We love you and we want you to know it!

We know you are wonderful and we want to reward you for being as wonderful as you! You know the Classifieds section? We just opened it, and well, it hasn’t been THAT busy but we would like it to be more busy, I mean busier. There are several ways to …

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Olympic Photo Exhibit

From now until the end of July, Brian J. Malott, author and photographer of “23 Seconds: The Story of Chasing Dreams” will have photographs from the 2010 Games in Vancouver on Exhibition at the St. Thomas Public Library. This will include several fan favorite images from the run away successful …

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At the Market

The St.Thomas Public Library is once again at the Market. I can’t begin to tell you how many wonderful things there are at the market, you will just have to come and check it out and see for yourself.  Here is what was said in the Market newsletter about the …

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In other Elephant related news – Deflate the Elephant

Not drinking and driving should be obvious to anyone older enough to drink or drive. There have been countless advertising campaigns for this. The message is ever where and yet the data from the Ministry of Transportation is clear. 25% of all fatal car accidents in Ontario are caused by …

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Babies-The movie

This one time viewing is sponsored by Vesta Parenting Inc., with all proceeds going to support the St. Thomas Breastfeeding Coalition. Funds will be used in our community directly to help support new families. August 14 9:00am-12:00pm Galaxy Cinemas, Elgin Mall The adventure of a lifetime begins… Babies simultaneously follows …

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Fire Muster

Canada’s Largest Fire Muster! Bet you didn’t know that. and I bet you didn’t know they have been at it for the last 28 years! SO THIS YEAR It’s time to show our appreciation to the AMAZING Men, Women and Families of our Fire Department! Come out to Pinafore Park …

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About the Blog

Here is a re-cap for those who have joined since we started. The St. Thomas Blog was created when we tried to find what events were happening in St. Thomas on a certain weekend, and discovered that there wasn’t one site that listed everything. Each organization advertised their events on …

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The new improved Calendar

Today we would like to unveil the newer, betterer, cooler Colander, I mean Calendar. We are utilizing Google Calendars for greater control and accessibility. If you already use Google Calendars, you will be able to add The St. Thomas Blog calendar to yours and therefore see any new or updated …

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RON KINGSWOOD LANDSCAPES- Opening

The St. Thomas–Elgin Public Art Centre is please to present the works of Ron Kingswood, “LANDSCAPES”. Over the past decade, a search for a deeper response to the landscape has led Ron away from pictorial works, to a more metaphorical and emblematic objective. He finds discussion or pronouncement of these …

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Pictures of the days………

Are you a budding photographer? Do you like to take snap shots around St. Thomas? Is your wife into photography? Know what I mean, know what I mean? If so, and you wish to share you passion/love/talent/memories of St. Thomas with the whole wide world, or at least those who …

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Traditional Cream Tea and CASO Tour

North America Railway Hall of Fame Sunday, July 18, 2010 and Every Sunday until Sunday, August 29, 2010 Canada Southern Railway Station 750 Talbot Street St. Thomas, Ontario Time: 2:00 p.m. Tour: Free Afternoon Tea: $6:00 Starting Sunday, July 18th the CASO Station are offering tours on Sunday with Afternoon …

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Tabby's Treasures

Tabby’s Treasures Animal Aide’s Boutique 335 Talbot Street, St. Thomas Please stop by for a look at our purrfect little gift shop. Open Monday to Saturday 11am – 4pm – closed all  Sundays and holidays JEWELRY, SCARVES, ART, CARDS, COLLECTIBLES, VINTAGE ITEMS, FAIRY SCULPTURES, BOOKS, CALENDARS, SMALL DOG/CAT HARNESSES, GROOMING …

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Tabby’s Treasures

Tabby’s Treasures Animal Aide’s Boutique 335 Talbot Street, St. Thomas Please stop by for a look at our purrfect little gift shop. Open Monday to Saturday 11am – 4pm – closed all  Sundays and holidays JEWELRY, SCARVES, ART, CARDS, COLLECTIBLES, VINTAGE ITEMS, FAIRY SCULPTURES, BOOKS, CALENDARS, SMALL DOG/CAT HARNESSES, GROOMING …

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Art and Architecture of Queen’s Park (Tour by MPP Steve Peters)

Monday, October 18, 2010 On this trip you will travel by motor coach to Toronto to receive a personal tour of the art and architecture of the Parliament Buildings by St. Thomas‘ own, Steve Peters, MPP. Private reception to follow. Tour and Bus Trip only $50.00/person. For more information and …

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Go Joe!

Join us for the official unveiling of a dedication banner celebrating Joe’s career from St. Thomas Minor Hockey to Olympic Gold Medal! Friday July 9 2010 1:00-2:30 pm at the Timken Community Centre 3rd Ave St.Thomas Unfortunately Joe will not be able to attend but his parents Mary and Wayne …

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