February 2022

Travel Tips for Home Owners

Posted on Feb 28, 2022 in Travel Tips for the Homeowner

Home security

Restrictions are beginning to loosen and more people are considering travelling. Some have already left for warmer climates and are very happy to finally experience some normality in their schedules. The Snow Birds who usually spend their winter in the warm weather are glad to get back to their second homes. The March Break will soon be upon us and...

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Black History Exhibit at Chatham Museum

Posted on Feb 22, 2022 in Chatham-Kent Attractions

Chatham Cultural Centre

Chatham-Kent is steeped in Black History and well known for its efforts in the Underground Railway in the 1800’s. According to Blair Newby, Chatham-Kent’s Museum program co-ordinator, 100 years after many blacks came to Chatham-Kent to seek freedom, their descendents still had to fight for their freedom in a different way.
What a vast majority of...

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Valentine's Day February 14

Posted on Feb 11, 2022 in Chatham-Kent Celebrations

 Vintage Valentine Card

Valentines Day Feb 14, is a day of celebrating love all over the world. Literally millions of expressions of love will be exchanged. Some prefer flowers, some candy, some gifts and some a romantic night out. Whatever your choice, it is universally known as the day we show those we love how we feel.

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February is Black History Month

Posted on Feb 07, 2022 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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