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Town announces list of Canada 150 time capsule items

Posted on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 09:45 AM

Capsule to be buried at ceremony on December 9 

A signed sesquicentennial flag; an award-winning butter tart recipe; a hand written letter from the mayor. These are just some of the items that will go down in St. Marys history as part of a Canada 150 time capsule project.

The project began back in October, when residents were asked to make suggestions for items to be included in the capsule. Last week, a committee of citizens, Council and Town staff judged the submissions based on size, preservability...

The festive season continues in St. Marys

Posted on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 09:30 AM

After a fantastic start to the festive season, the Town of St. Marys will continue to celebrate with a variety of December activities for the whole family.

The St. Marys Museum Annual Christmas Open House will take place Sunday, December 3. This free event will feature music, festive treats, children's crafts, a silent auction, and the grand opening of the Catalogue Christmas exhibit. The River Road Run has also sponsored skating at the Pyramid Centre on the same day from 2:45 to 3:35 p.m. 

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Town of St. Marys proclaims November 28 GivingTuesday

Posted on Monday, November 20, 2017 03:00 PM

The Town of St. Marys has officially proclaimed Tuesday, November 28, 2017 GivingTuesday. The proclamation was made as a show of support for this global movement, which encourages individuals, businesses and organizations to give back during the holiday season.

It was St. Marys Business Improvement Area (BIA) member and Kitchen Smidgen owner Cindy Taylor who requested the Town officially recognize GivingTuesday. Taylor will be selling mustache-shaped cookies in support of Movember as her contribution...

Residents invited to have “Coffee with Council” on October 28

Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 03:00 PM

The Town of St. Marys is once again holding “Coffee with Council,” a drop-in event where residents can share a cup of coffee with their councilors and discuss municipal matters in a casual setting.

The theme is "Looking back and moving ahead." There will be displays about the past year and 2018’s major projects and budget plans.

"I really enjoy these events," says Mayor Al Strathdee. "They’re a great opportunity for Council to connect with residents - to share ideas and goals in a setting that’s less...

Sparling Bush Open House

Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 08:45 AM

The Town of St. Marys and the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority (UTRCA) are hosting an Open House to discuss the continued preservation of Sparling Bush.

This is an opportunity for the public to speak with staff, share concerns and ask questions about the future of this invaluable natural amenity.

Sparling Bush Open House

Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Municipal Operations Centre
408 James St. South, St. Marys

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Sparling Bush provides residents and visitors access...