Lots going on in McKellar during the Thanksgiving Weekend.  Always a popular event, beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday a Pancake Breakfast and Community Lawn Sale is being held at the Hurdville Hall.  The McKellar Farmers Market at the Community Centre begins at 10 a.m. and runs through till 2 p.m.  The Ridge at Manitou is offering a special Thanksgiving Dinner on Sunday.  For a reservation please call 705-389-9577 [...]
October 06, 2015
MLCA volunteers tested 31 locations on Armstrong, Manitouwabing and McKellar Lakes on Sunday, August 30th.  Results may be found under Water Quality.  Armstrong Lake has yet to be added to the water quality map, but results at the two locations tested were satisfactory with very low levels of E.coli recorded.
September 07, 2015
Get your 2016 Ridge Golf Passport today and play the rest of 2015 for free!  Play as much golf as you like at The Ridge at Manitou without a membership! Option 1 -The Weekday Ridge PASSPORT (Monday to Friday). Option 2 -The Unlimited Ridge PASSPORT  (Unlimited golf any day of the week).  Junior Passport - Juniors (up to 17 years of age) can be added on to any corresponding Passport option.  Call 705-389-9577 for details.  http://www [...]
September 06, 2015
If you are one of the many lakeside property owners who is concerned about the low water level of Manitouwabing Lake, you may wish to read this report.  MLCA discussed the issue with Bryan Ingram, the Operations Manager of Bracebridge Generation, the company responsible for monitoring and maintaining lake levels in the local area watershed.  The company also operates the generating station in Parry Sound. Bryan informed MLCA that the lakes in the watershed north of Manitouwabing Lake (Lorimer, Grey Owl and McKellar) are similarly affected so it is not possible to release water from these lakes to top-up Manitouwabing Lake [...]
September 02, 2015
An afternoon of original songs and classical favourites at the Strawhouse Gallery, 3 Lakeside Drive at Centre Road, McKellar, on Sunday afternoon, September 13th at 2 p.m.   Vanessa is currently at the Vienna Conservatory of Music and has studied in New York, England and Belgium.   She will be singing her own original songs as well as classical favourites. Accompanying her is renowned Canadian pianist and conductor William Shookhoff and Brenda Margaret Muller on cello from Whispering River Music Studio in McDougall [...]
August 30, 2015