Nova Scotia’s 2010 Woodlot Owners of the Year.

Jim and Donna Webber were chosen as provincial woodlot owners of the year for 2010.  CONGRATULATIONS!  In recognition and celebration of their achievement, the Dept. of Natural Resourses (DNR) organized a field day at the Webber’s woodlot on October 1st and 2nd....

Water Ski Day Camp

During the week of August 9th -13th, the Nova Scotia Water Ski Association, www.nswsa.com, conducted a water ski day camp that operated out of the swim area behind Sylvan Hall.  This provided an opportunity for kids to hone their skills in water skiing and/or wake...

Fifteen Two, Fifteen Four… Nineteen

Starting Wednesday, Nov. 3rd, there will be cribbage games every Wednesday evening  until April 27th (with the exception of a Christmas break, Dec. 22nd & 29th) at Sylvan Hall, 1585 Hwy #7, Lochaber. Cribbage starts at 7:30 and runs until about 10:00.  For $5 per...

Lochaber Bicentennial Celebration

2010 marks the bicentennial of the arrival of the first European settlers in Lochaber, when three families from Lochaber, Scotland set up home near the head of Lochaber Lake.  On Sunday, October 17th, we will be celebrating their arrival in our community with a...

Pictures of the Month – Oct. ’10

A new feature is being added to the web site.  Early in each month, a picture or pictures that are thought to be of general interest to visitors to the site will be posted here.  This month’s pictures were provided by Peggy Thompson who has gathered an...

Women’s Resource Centre Session

The Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre (AWRC) is hosting a free information session open to the public on Oct. 7th from 7:00 – 8:30 pm at Sylvan Hall. Men and women of all ages are invited to drop in and take part in the general discussion.  Participants...