Go ahead and jump

Corban, an American Chinchilla rabbit, will be at the Warkworth Fair competing for top prize in rabbit hopping, a global sport that began in Sweden in the 1970s and has made its way to North America.

Belleville Lawn Bowling Club

Belleville Lawn Bowling Club members Iris Sager (left) and Jacqueline Bedard recently earned fourth place in the ladies pairs competition at a national championship.

Volunteering

Judy Mallory of Campbellford has been volunteering with Community Care Northumberland since April 2009. She can be found behind the reception desk every Thursday morning. The organization is currently looking for more volunteers to help with clerical work in the office.

Bike winner

Mary Provost of Royal LePage, Marmora, donated a bicycle as top children’s prize at the Marmora #7 Classic Cruisers Night, Thursday, Aug. 27th. Jacob Stephenson of Norwood was the lucky winner.

Rotary Trail

The Blair family was found enjoying donuts from Dooher’s Bakery, at one of the picnic tables along the Rotary Trail which also has benches donated by Rotary. They travel here from a town near Buffalo, New York: from left, Katie Blair; her dad David; brother Nathan, age 9; and mom Denise. David’s grandfather owned cottages near Hastings so they vacation here often.

Agricultural Advisory Committee Meeting

Members of the Agricultural Advisory Committee listened to two presentations during the committee's meeting at the Quinte West Municipal Office on Aug. 27.

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Hastings Village Market

Sat Aug 29 | 8:00 AM

Local Summer Day Camp

Sat Aug 29 | 9:00 AM

Hand Made

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