Date(s) - 22/06/2014
Wrico Holsteins Farm
Please join us for an afternoon of celebrating rural living with Margaret Atwood. From a country BBQ to guest speakers, we aim to immerse you in what rural communities have to offer Ontario.
Doors open at 11.30
Drumming Circle at 12
Speakers – Begins at 12:30
Emcee – Dale Goldhawk
Shirley Boxem, Food and Water First – “The Importance of Farmland Preservation”
David Donnelly, Donnelly Law – “Learning from Mistakes and Building a Better Future for Ontario”
Sandy Buxton, Midhurst Ratepayers’ Association – “The Midhurst Story”
Keynote Address: Margaret Atwood – “Why Community Matters and Her Journey into Getting Involved”
On Site Activities:
- Margaret Atwood Book Signing (after speeches)
- Local Farmer Tables
- Children’s Craft Area
- Local Artisans
- Country BBQ
- Information and Community Group Booths
Pre registration and payment is required for this event as spaces are limited.
Tickets are $20. Kids under 12 are free.