November 2020

Armoury light Presentation Begins December 14/20

Posted on Nov 24, 2020 in Chatham-Kent Events


If you attended the last year's Christmas Event at the Chatham Armoury in 2019 and stayed for the light show you know it was fantastic
. This year due to the Covid restrictions, the organizers has to change the event to adapt. The event last year featured vendor inside the armoury building with home-made soups for sale and even a craft corner for th...

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Proper Storage of Summer Garden Tools

Posted on Nov 18, 2020 in Home Owners Maintenance Tips

                                                         Homeowners Tips for Storage of Outdoor Tools for the Winter




It is that time of year. We have been fortunate this year, summer has hung on with a few warm days  but the cold weather is here. You have probably cut the grass for the last time or will be soon. It is time toput away that lawn mower, power washer and trimmer. If you are like me, sometimes...

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Annual Shoebox Collection Launches Nov 16/20

Posted on Nov 13, 2020 in Chatham-Kent Events


It is that time of year when many generous people in Chatham Kent put together a gift shoebox for children in West Coast Africa and Central America. Last year residents filled 2501 showboxes. With Covid -19 cases rising here in North America and around the world, the need is even greater this year. The drive will take place from Monday November 16t...

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Remembrance Day Nov 11/2020

Posted on Nov 09, 2020 in Chatham-Kent Celebrations

                                                                  


Freedom is not Free! Many veterans have given their lives to protect the freedoms we enjoy. Wednesday, Nov 11 at 11 A.M. stop and have a moment of silence to commemorate the signing of the Armistice that put an end to World War  1.
On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, the war ended after 4 terrible years of warfare between the Germans...

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Goodfellows Christmas Campaign Has Begun with a Bang! 

Posted on Nov 06, 2020 in Chatham-Kent


The end of October marked the beginning of the 2020 Goodfellows Christmas Campaign. Enough toys to fill 11 floor totes, 100 boxes of non-perishable food and over $2000.00 in cash was collected at a drive-thru drop -off event. Many area residents showed their generosity even in these dificult time of Covid-19. The board of directors have made a sigi...

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Fall Colors in Chatham-Kent

Posted on Nov 02, 2020 in Chatham-Kent



I have heard people talk about taking a driving vacation through the East Coast States and the beautiful colors of the trees in Vermont and Maine in the Fall.
If you are like my wife and myself, it is on our Bucket List but as of yet we have not had the time or more truthfully, made the time, to enjoy the trip. Life is a choice, I believe.
Anyway wh...

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