Doors Open

September 22, 2017 in Events, Frontpage by Heather Mace

The annual Doors Open celebration takes place in Burlington on Saturday, September 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
In Ward One you can visit the Union Cemetery, Bayview Cemetery, Crematory & Mausoleum and St. Matthew’s Anglican Church.

Aldershot Harvest Market

September 22, 2017 in Events, Frontpage by Heather Mace

Local farm vendors, hand craft vendors and live music.  Hosted by the Aldershot Village BIA.

Saturday, Oct 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

White Oaks Plaza, 175 Plains Rd. E.

Road Closures for Annual Event

March 21, 2017 in Events by Heather Mace

The annual Around the Bay Road Race will be held on Sunday, March 26. North Shore Blvd, Plains Road West and King Rd will be impacted. Road closures will be in place from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.For more information go to


December 19, 2016 in Events by Heather Mace

Hampton Terrace Care Centre on Plains Road in Aldershot, celebrating 15 years of service to our community.

Free Scarves in Bolus Park

November 17, 2016 in Events by Heather Mace

On Tuesday, December 13 at 7 p.m. hand-knit scarves will be tied to a tree in Bolus Park. If you are chilly or if you like it, take a scarf. The left over scarves will be collected late the following day. These wonderful gifts are donated by the West Plains United Church.

Doors Open

September 14, 2016 in Events, Heritage by Heather Mace

This annual celebration of our heritage will be held on Saturday, October 1st from 10 am to 4 pm. This includes the Union Burying Ground (1001 Plains Road East), founded in 1848 by 10 United Empire Loyalist families important to the early growth and prosperity of Nelson Township and the Village of Wellington Square, There are, however, graves that date back to 1770. Today, their descendants manage and maintain the grounds.Greenwood Cemetery and the Union Burying Grounds.  For more information go to: