February 2021

Remodel or Move: Questions to Consider

Posted on Feb 27, 2021

Single Family Home


You love your neighborhood You made the choice to live in Chatham-Kent and you are pleased with your decision. You enjoy the many events and attractions in the Chatham-Kent area. The children are involved in sports, maybe not right now with the Covid restrictions but hopefully again in the near future. You may be a senior and looking forward to tak...

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Fergie Jenkins Sports Champion was Born and Raised in Chatham-Kent

Posted on Feb 22, 2021 in Human Interest


This is the last week of February and the month our country has set aside to celebrate Black History. As I have said many times in my blogs.” Chatham-Kent is steeped in Black History.” This month I have written 3 blogs on my website about some individuals who have ties to Chatham-Kent and made history in their own differnt paths of life. To that en...

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North Buxton Born Artist's Work Shown in Oval Office

Posted on Feb 16, 2021 in Chatham-Kent Attractions

February is Black History Month and if you read my blogs you know I have recently written about 2 on-line events taking place this month with close ties to Chatham-Kent. We, here in this area, are very fortunate to have several Black History sites in our mist.
I read an article about an exceptional black artist with roots to Chatham-Kent and wanted...

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New Black History Film Showing This Month Feb. 2021

Posted on Feb 15, 2021 in Chatham-Kent Events

Filmmaker, Angel Panag hopes that the new documentary about Chatham-Kent’s Black Communities will show younger people stories that they are not currently aware of or have never heard, regarding Black History and Culture in Chatham-Kent. The North Star: Finding Black Mecca directed by Panag and Torrin Blades covers some history of Chatham, Dresden a...

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February is Black History Month

Posted on Feb 09, 2021 in Chatham-Kent Events



If you or your family have never attended any of the Chatham-Kent Events or Site Tours that take place each year in February to celebrate Black History Month you have missed out. Ontario first proclaimed February as Black History Month in 1993 to mark the 200th anniversary of a law banning the importation of slaves into Upper Canada. Since that tim...

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Winter Sports in CK in Full Swing

Posted on Feb 08, 2021 in Chatham-Kent Attractions



We here in Chatham-Kent have experienced a milder Winter than the last few years. Although the snow fall is considerably lower than last year, we have had a little of the white stuff in certain areas. Although I am not fond of shovelling or digging out, I for one, am very happy that the temperatures are at least cold enough to let the Lakes and Riv...

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