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Celebrating helpers at the library

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 · 0 Comments

Left photo: Lilah Goodman, 5, got up close and personal with a Flemish giant rabbit during the first Community Helper Canadian Celebration held by the Aylmer Old Town Hall Library in the parkette located immedi ...

Making “monsters” at art camp

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 · 0 Comments

Mya Hepburn, 10, left, and Braylin Clark, 6, were focused on painting their paper mache "monsters" in the basement of the Sparta Church Museum on Thursday morning, Aug. 3 during the annual Children's ...

An all-Canadian cookie race

Monday, July 31st, 2017 · 0 Comments

Blake Penner, 5, tried to get a Fudgee-O, made in Canada, from his forehead to his mouth without using his hands during a relay race at the Springfield library's Summer Reading Club meeting on Thursday morning, ...

Memories of Main Street Aylmer

Friday, July 28th, 2017 · 0 Comments

Summer student employees Olivia Haldenby, left, and Curtis Hilliker were in period clothing circa the 1890s and played a shopper and general store keeper at one of the displays of the Memories of Main Street ex ...

Workers evacuated at PFI in Aylmer

Friday, July 28th, 2017 · 0 Comments

Aylmer volunteer firefighters responded to Precision Fab Inc. (PFI) in the northern industrial section of town along Elm Street on Friday, July 28 shortly after 7:30 a.m. Some smoke was coming from openings or ...

Making science fun

Thursday, July 27th, 2017 · 0 Comments

Craig (Johnston) the Science Guy added five mints to a bottle of diet cola to create a carbonated geyser during one of several experiments in front of about 50 children and their parents as part of the latest  ...

Cadets March Past at the Police College

Thursday, July 27th, 2017 · 0 Comments

Members of a drill team performed in the Pauline McGibbon Hall during a March Past and Review Ceremony held as part of the graduation ceremony of basic constable cadets at the Ontario Police College located nor ...

Feeling the beat at the library

Thursday, July 20th, 2017 · 0 Comments

Aleah Berdan, 5, front left, Alexis Scott, 8, and her sister Emi, 6, tried their "hands" at playing the djembe drum from Africa during an interactive activity at Aylmer Old Town Hall Theatre on Thursd ...

It was an Animal Kingdom at the Complex

Thursday, July 20th, 2017 · 0 Comments

Ali Giesbrecht, 11, left, and Emilie Buys, 10, peeked behind lion masks that were made as part of the Animal Kingdom week-long theme of the East Elgin Community Complex Summer Day Camp on Thursday, July 20. The ...

Being actively musical at Bethel United

Thursday, July 20th, 2017 · 0 Comments

Clara Krahn, 7, congratulated herself for staying in play during an outdoor "Musical Ice Chunks" game on Wednesday morning, July 19, part of the fun at Bethel United Reformed Church's annual Vacation ...