2009 AGM…

 March 22, 2009

CARA Annual General Meeting

    Nearly 40 local residents came out to CARA’s third Annual General Meeting this past Sunday at our local Legion. Our guest speaker was Mayor Leo Finnegan who gave a a great synopsis of what is going on with the Picton Hospital, the soon to be built round-about, and water emergency water notification. The Mayor also let all know what Consecon could look forward to in the coming years. Councillor Peggy Burris was also in attendance and gave us updated information on the Bald Head Beach situation. We had full colour displays of potential new Consecon signage along Loyalist Parkway and a covering of the new bridge. Our current Executive was acclaimed for another year of service and was thanked by everyone in attendance for a very informative meeting.


March Break Animation Workshop for Children…

March 20, 2009

Martha’s Studio, 5 Store Street

Six local children learned how to make their drawings move to tell a story in animation. Local artist and children’s book illustrator, Martha Newbigging held a March Break Workshop for children 9 – 12 years old this pas week. All supplies were included in the workshop cost and each student went home with a DVD of their completed movie. Martha says that she is looking forward to scheduling future workshops for both children and adults. She also want to thank the Ontario Arts Council for their assistance in this project. Contact Martha at 613-394-4965 or to learn about future sessions.