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Good Student Neighbour Awards

Congratulations to all of this year’s winners! http://dailynews.mcmaster.ca/article/exceptional-student-neighbour-awards-honour-community-minded-students/      

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Easter Egg Hunt Fundraiser presented by Westdale Co-op Preschool & Westdale BIA

Come out and join an early taste of Easter with traditional fun and games for all children. Age specific hunt to start at 6pm. Food will be available for purchase with vegetarian options as well. Donations are welcome, with proceeds … Continue reading

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Water Food Energy Ecosystem Nexus

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St. George’s Book Club

January 22, 2015:  Joseph Conrad’s The Secret Agent February 9:  Poems by W. B. Yeats March 9:  Muriel Spark’s The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie April 13:  Graham Greene’s The Heart of the Matter May 11:  Farley Mowat’s And No Birds Sang June … Continue reading

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The story of the West Hamilton community, 1796 – 1930

AWWCA David Hitchcock discovered and scanned this article from 1973, written by Stanley Jones. It covers almost 150 years of history of Ainslie Wood/Westdale. West Hamilton 1796 to 1930

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2015-2016 Education Funding Consultation Letter

Attached is a response to the Ministry of Education from The Board of Trustees regarding a Ministry consultation regarding financial savings which featured school closures. 2015-16 Education Funding Consultation Letter

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Westfest 2014

Westfest, a free event brought to you by the merchants of Westdale.  Battle of the Bands (see westdalevillage.ca ), food, shopping, kids’ zone, Peggy Sue’s cruisers (cars on display till 6:00 p.m.), Westdale Library programs 2:30-4:30. (King and Sterling to … Continue reading

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Westdale Co-Op Preschool 40th Anniversary Fun Fair

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Ward 1 All Candidates Debate + The AWWCA’s 16th Annual General Meeting

Submit questions to the candidates for the debate   Sponsors Ainslie Wood/Westdale Community Association of Resident Homeowners Inc. Kirkendall Neighbourhood Association Strathcona Community Council Agenda Ward 1 All Candidates Debate (candidates for Ward 1 councillor) (6:15–8:15p.m.) Short pause before the AWWCA … Continue reading

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Lager Lecture: The Mindfulness Revolution

According to a February 2014 Time Magazine cover story, we are in the midst of a Mindfulness Revolution.  McMaster University now has a Mindfulness Centre.  Hamilton has its own mindfulness website, www.mindfulnesshamilton.ca.  What is mindfulness?  Why should anyone want to be mindful?  How … Continue reading

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