Welcome to the Township of Brock
Canada 150 Photo Contest
Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday and our amazing community! Upload a photo taken by you that represents the beauty and wonder of the community and you will automatically be entered for a chance to win a monthly Township of Brock gift package or one of six grand prizes.
This contest is open to any resident of Brock Township. Entrants are divided into two age groups: 13 years of age & under and over the age of 13. A monthly gift packages will be awarded to one contestant for each age group on the 27th of each month. Six grand prizes will be awarded at the end of the contest for the top three photos from each age group. Monthly prize winners will be featured on the Township of Brock’s website and the Brock Citizen. Contest runs from February 27, 2017 to June 27, 2017. The six grand prize winners will be announced on July 1, 2017 during the local Canada Day Celebrations.
Be sure to carefully read the full contest rules before submitting an application form.
Submit your photograph online today!
Congrats to our April Photo of the Month Winners:
- 13 years of age and over: Beaverton Town Hall submitted by Lidka Schuch
- Under 13 years of age: Na Na I Live in Brock submitted by Vitalia Torres (featured above)
Apr 29 Amphibians in Crow's Pass Conservation Area
corner of Middlemarch Road and Ashburn Road
Spring Peepers and Wood Frogs are the first species to sing in the early spring wetlands, soon followed by American Toads and Gray Treefrogs. The little known Crow’s Pass Conservation Area, on the Oak Ridges Moraine, contains kettle ponds that are the breeding sites for these frogs as well as Newts and Spotted Salamanders. Join North Durham Nature Director and herpetologist James Kamstra in listening for frogs and looking for salamanders. Please meet James at 7:30 p.m. at the corner of Middlemarch Road and Ashburn Road. For more information, please visit our website at www.northdurhmnature.com or “Like” us on Facebook!
Apr 30 Swing into Spring - dinner/artisans/concert
Trinity United Church
Annual "Swing into Spring" event at Trinity United Church, 50 Laidlaw St
N, Cannington on Sunday April 30 with pork dinner and local artisans'
displays from 5 - 7 pm and concert at 7 pm featuring "One Voice Singers"
choir from Uxbridge under direction of Charles White
(www.onevoicesingers.org). Proceeds to the Mission & Service Fund of
United Church of Canada.Tickets available from members, at the door, or
call 705-432-2194: $20 each; ages 6 and under free; family rate $50 (2
adults and children); concert only - $10.
May 1 Orillia Bus Trip
For an opportunity to shop, tend to other errands or take in a change of scene, join us for a chartered bus trip to Orillia on the FIRST MONDAY of each month. If the Monday falls on a statutory holiday, the trip would be rescheduled to the 2nd Monday of the month. To register, contact Community Care Durham at (705)432-2900.