Stuck in a Field July 16? Nowhere to Go?




Come to Carleton Place!!


Start your day at the Carleton Place Farmers Market from 8:30 till 12:30. The Carleton Place BIA will be there at 10 am to meet and greet you as well as share cake made by Shannon Michie-McDonald.

Mayor Louis Antonakos and Cathie Hawkins McOrmond will be on hand to cut that delicious cake. Balloons from Fiona Cornell from CP Party--prizes (BIA Bucks), contests and free surprise bags to the first 50 people. Music by local band “fresh off the Bluesfest Train” The Jimmy Tri-Tone Band. Tractor time with a tractor being brought in by Gwen and Dennis from Tatlock Tractors. Free pins from Scott Reid’s office. The Civitan Club will be there serving breakfast: eggs, bacon, pancakes– you name it.

Eat fresh-support your local farmers!!

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The Carleton Place and District Horticultural Society is holding its Summer Flower Show this Saturday, July 16th, in conjunction with the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum’s “Picnic Like It’s 1916” event.

The picnic will take place in the Victoria School Gardens and the flower show will take place, rain or shine, inside the museum. Both events will be open to the public from 1 pm to 4 pm, and a Master Gardener will be on had from 2 pm to 3:30 pm to answer the public’s gardening questions.




About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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