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The Grand Parade is The Celebration of a Lifetime

Posted on Wednesday, August 04, 2021 10:05 AM

The Grand River Council on Aging (GRCOA) will be joining Canadians across the country on September 18, 2021 in The Grand Parade. This 1-5 km virtual walk-a-thon is in support and celebration of older individuals and they would love for you to join them.

The Grand Parade is a moment to take to the streets across Canada to publicly honour aging friends and family, while fundraising for charities who serve them faithfully.

The GRCOA Grand Parade goal is to raise $20,000 with the support...

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Breweries and Distilleries in Brantford

Posted on Tuesday, August 03, 2021 04:32 PM

Brantford has a great brewing history, with local breweries operating here as early as 1845. Discover Brantford’s growing craft beer and spirits scene by visiting our two local breweries and the city’s first micro-distillery.

Bell City Brewing Company 

Located at 51 Woodyatt Dr. #9, near the Lynden Park Mall, Bell City Brewing opened its doors in February 2015 over a shared loved of flavourful beer and the comradery around a pint and its creation. Visit their brewery for a tasting or a tour...

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New Transportation Option in Brantford for Meeting Planners

Posted on Tuesday, August 03, 2021 02:20 PM

Driverseat Brantford is a new locally owned and operated premier shuttle service serving Brantford and area and offering Designated Driver, Airport Chauffeur and Shuttle, Assisted Transport, Corporate Transport and Vehicle Chauffeur service.

Whether attending or planning a meeting, convention or event in Brantford, Driverseat Brantford can help with providing transport to and from venues, hotels and offsite meetings. Brantford is home to over 35 meeting, convention and event venues that are within...

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Free Youth Improv Workshop in Harmony Square

Posted on Friday, July 30, 2021 12:53 PM

Calling all youth (ages 12-18) who want to explore their funny bone! Local community actor, director, playwright, and active arts promoter, Martin Smith, is hosting a FREE workshop for youth to learn improv!

Join us on Saturday, August 14, 2021 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Harmony Square, located at 89 Dalhousie St. in downtown Brantford, to learn some of the basic skills in creating plot and character from one of Brantford’s best! This event can accommodate up to 20 attendees and pre-registration...

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ICHTHYS Theatre Productions presents Sherlock Holmes

Posted on Thursday, July 22, 2021 09:00 AM

The pandemic has driven us to download and/or stream an increasing amount of content that we can consume at home, whether that is movies, television shows, audio books, podcasts…or even delightful audio plays by local performers!

ICHTHYS Theatre Productions recently introduced their Sherlock Holmes audio play series consisting of twelve audio plays. The first three launched with much success, with three more confirmed between July 2021 and September 2021. All of the performances feature lots of local...