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Two Rivers Clothing Swap
September 20, 2018

At the end of the summer, Two Rivers held a Clothing Swap get the kids ready for back to school. Looking for a way to get new-to-you clothes without having to spend a lot of money, the Swap was inspired by financial reasons, but also to help reduce waste produced by the fast fashion industry. […]

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Join local businesses at the GHENG Business Mixer
September 13, 2018

On September 27th, the Grange Hill East Neighborhood Group is hosting a business mixer for local business owners in the area. “We are looking to have a networking space for anyone who has their own business or for community members interested in starting their own business”, explains Jen Terry, the support worker for Grange Hill […]

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GHENG and Life Gears Academy
September 7, 2018

This is a post from the GHENG Neighbourhood Support Worker, Jen Terry. The Grange Hill East Neighbourhood Group and Life Gears Academy teamed up this summer to create an engaging week of camp for some of the kiddos in our community! It was a fun, hands-on week that encouraged the kids to work together and […]

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Grange Hill East Annual Summer Picnic
September 5, 2018

Thanks to everyone who came to visit at the Grange Hill East 14th Annual Summer Picnic on Sunday. We had an amazing time and it was wonderful to see so many familiar faces and meet some new folks too. Thanks to The City of Guelph for providing water bottle refills!

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Community Food Markets in Guelph Neighbourhoods
August 27, 2018

Since July 2017, the GNSC has partnered with The Seed to bring Community Food Markets to different neighbourhoods across the city. The pilot project launched in the Guelph Community Health Centre downtown and saw great success. Grange Hill was next to get on board this April and has been a wonderful addition to the neighbourhood. Jen […]

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Garden Surplus Success!
August 17, 2018

A huge thanks to Ida and her friends and family for a great success story! Ida decided to start donating her vegetable garden surplus to the North End Harvest Market and got some others on board as well 😉 “Two weeks ago I decided to start delivering my garden surplus to the North End Harvest […]

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Adopt A Week Fundraiser for NEHM
July 31, 2018

The GNSC launched an Adopt A Week fundraiser for the North End Harvest Market at Manhattan’s on July 19th. Thanks to Guelph Today for covering this event and Barb McPhee for all her amazing work. Click here to read the full article

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All Camps Day
July 29, 2018

Last Wednesday July 25th we had over 300 kids and staff gather together for All Camps Day. Thanks to everyone who came and spent the day with us!

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New Community Garden for Onward Willow
July 24, 2018

Back in June, Onward Willow got the go-ahead to install a brand new community garden in the complex where the Centre is located. They had materials donated from Rona and soil donated from a community member so their team got to work and built four raised beds which are planted and growing vegetables! There is […]

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Save the Date: August 25th is Porchfest in the Junction
July 20, 2018

Porchfest is a community music festival and block party that happens each year in the Junction neighbourhood. 2018 marks the third edition of this party! This year Porchfest will be held on Saturday August 25th. Each year at the end of August members of the neighbourhood along with community organizations like the Guelph Active Transportation Coalition get together […]

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Hanlon Creek Neihgbourhood Group presents Cones in the Park 2018
July 18, 2018

Join the Hanlon Creek NG for a free ice cream sandwich or popsicle! On Friday July 20th, come to Steffler Park around 6:30pm to have a treat and try out a DIY air cannon. On Friday August 24th, you can meet at 6:30pm at the Hanlon Creek Splash Pad to make some giant bubbles. Everyone […]

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PGNG After School Running and Reading Club with Start2Finish a Great Success
July 17, 2018

This year Parkwood Gardens Neighbourhood Group partnered with Start2Finish and the After School Running and Reading Club at Gateway Drive Public School, one of 4 such clubs in Guelph. Michele Altermann is volunteering as one of the coaches for the first time this year and has seen a wonderful impact on the children who participate. […]

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