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Upcoming Family-Friendly Performances at the Sanderson Centre

Posted on Friday, October 08, 2021 12:47 PM

The Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts is excited to be moving forward in their second century, with a variety of live performances scheduled for the 2021-22 winter spring season.  The Sanderson Centre brings a range of artists and family-friendly performances to Brantford each year as well as being a premier venue for dance competitions, filming, and conferences.

Chris Funk’s REDEFINING WONDER is an engaging experience of a magic show with live music and using a live-feed camera and interactive...

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Honouring the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 09:29 AM

September 30, 2021 marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This day provides an opportunity to recognize the tragic history and ongoing legacy of residential schools and to honour the Survivors, their families and communities.

In Brantford, Woodland Cultural Centre operates a museum and gallery alongside the former Mohawk Institute Residential School and serves to preserve, promote, protect and celebrate Indigenous history, art, language and culture. On September 30, Woodland...

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Fall Festival Weekends at Brantwood Farms

Posted on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 10:02 AM

Fall Festival Weekends returns to Brantwood Farms (251 Powerline Rd.) this September and October! With a variety of different events, there is something for everyone.

2021 Fall Festival Weekends at Brantwood Farms

Every Saturday, Sunday and Holiday Monday (Labour Day and Thanksgiving Monday) from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Brantwood Farms will transform in to an autumn wonderland for their annual Fall Festival Weekends. 


Admission to Brantwood Farms...

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What's New at Brantford Public Library

Posted on Friday, March 26, 2021 11:00 AM

The Brantford Public Library has taken three major steps in making library services more accessible to the community.

The library is currently running a community survey, has eliminated late fines and has a new online membership form that provides instant access to their expansive digital collection.

The community survey is open to the entire community – both library users and non-users. Results from the survey will help the library decide on future growth and services. The survey is open until April...

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Memories of Brantford’s Italian Community

Posted on Friday, March 19, 2021 11:00 AM

Stories are at the heart of communities and cultures. It’s the way we make sense of the world around us, share our experiences and express our thoughts. Stories are also a way to remember and to teach.

A collaborative effort is taking place here in Brantford to highlight vibrant cultures within our community through a unique series called “Memories” presented by Brant Historical Society and the Canadian Industrial Heritage Centre. On the heels of the highly successful Memories event recently performed...