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SpindleTree Gardens Designated a ‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’

March 29, 2017
Rob Plumley

SpindleTree Gardens in Tamworth was jury-selected as one of 150 gardens and garden experiences across the country to receive the ‘Canada 150 Garden Experience’ designation.  Presented by the Canadian Garden Council, promotes SpindleTree Gardens as one of 150 garden ways to celebrate Canada’s birthday year.  

Contractor chosen for Phase 1 of "Diggin' Downtown Napanee"

March 29, 2017
Rob Plumley

The County of Lennox & Addington and the Town of Greater Napanee are pleased to announce that Len Corcoran Excavating (LCE) has been chosen as the contractor for Phase 1 of the Dundas Street Reconstruction Project, otherwise known as “Diggin’ Downtown Napanee”.

Introducing Hoopla Digital

March 28, 2017
Catherine

Starting April 1st, County of Lennox & Addington Libraries will give users access to thousands of movies, television shows, music albums, eBooks, audiobooks and comics, all available for mobile and online access through a new partnership with Hoopla Digital.

Museum features works of paper artist and printmaker Wendy Cain

March 20, 2017
Rob Plumley

‘Tuesday Night at the Museum’ returns to the Lennox & Addington County Museum & Archives in Napanee on March 21st at 7pm. Talented paper artist and printmaker Wendy Cain will be on hand to speak about her special guest exhibit currently on display at the museum.

Lennox and Addington Begins Search for New CAO

March 16, 2017
Rob Plumley

Lennox and Addington County Council has engaged the services of Bill Bishop of HR Consulting Services to lead the search for a new Chief Administrative Officer to replace the incumbent, Larry Keech who is retiring on August 31, 2017. The job advertisement has been broadly posted on various websites including Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators, Ontario Municipal Administrators Association, Association of Municipal Clerks & Treasurers of Ontario, Canadian Municipal Jobs, Ontario Municipal Human Resources Association, as well as the County’s website.

Staff Picks: 52 Reasons to Hate My Father

March 16, 2017
Catherine

Caitlyn Baker, a student page with the County Libraries, recently enjoyed 52 Reasons to Hate my Father, a YA novel by Jessica Brody.

Irish Roots to perform Live at the Museum

March 15, 2017
Rob Plumley

You’re invited to a great night of music at the Museum & Archives in Napanee on Thursday, March 30th at 7pm. Join the talented group Irish Roots for a performance ‘Live at the Museum’. Hear a lively blend of traditional and contemporary Irish, Scottish and East Coast tunes - with the occasional dash of bluegrass and country music added into the mix. It is sure to be a fun evening at the museum that you won’t want to miss.

Survey - Before and After School Programs in your Community

March 13, 2017
Lindsey

Children’s Services, in partnership with your school boards, is seeking to identify the need for Before and After School Programs in your community for the 2017-18 school year.

Please us know if you would be interested in registering your child(ren) by completing a short survey.

Complete the survey here.

Museum & Archives opens new exhibit by artist Wendy Cain

March 9, 2017
Rob Plumley

‘Tuesday Night at the Museum’ returns to the Lennox & Addington County Museum & Archives in Napanee on March 21st at 7pm. Talented paper artist and printmaker Wendy Cain will be on hand to speak about her special guest exhibit currently on display at the museum. 
 

Napanee-based start-up company receives investment

March 9, 2017
Rob Plumley

Natural Products Canada (NPC) has announced its first investment in a Canadian start-up, FireRein Inc.

FireRein has created Eco-Gel™, an effective and non-toxic water additive that can “knock down” fires up to 55% faster while using up to 60% less water. Made from bio-renewable, food-grade ingredients, Eco-Gel™ is safe for the firefighter and the environment. The product was developed by a team of firefighters, scientists and business professionals, and early proof-of-concept work was done in collaboration with GreenCentre Canada, another member of the CECR network.