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Watershed Wonders Ribbon Cutting Post Image

Watershed Wonders Ribbon Cutting

July 25, 2018

Muskoka Discovery Centre’s newest interactive, permanent exhibit is now open to the public. After six long months of fund raising, content development, designing and construction, Watershed Wonders was opened by Muskoka District Chair John Klinck and Mayor of Gravenhurst Paisley Donaldson, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Also attending the ribbon cutting were...

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The tradition of lawn bowling returns to Muskoka Post Image

The tradition of lawn bowling returns to Muskoka

July 04, 2018

It doesn’t take much imagination to conjure the old world charm of lawn bowling. Men in their sailor caps and ties, and women in long white dresses catching up on the talk of the town as they tumbled the bowls along long manicured greens. A century ago, bowling greens could be found...

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Arts at the Albion – creating new life for an historic building Post Image

Arts at the Albion – creating new life for an historic building

July 04, 2018

“Meet me in five minutes,” said the voice at the other end of the phone. It was April of 2013 and Penny Varney had just finished talking with Guy Gagnon, the then prospective buyer of the historic Albion Hotel in downtown Gravenhurst.  Varney, a Gravenhurst-based jeweler, had heard through the grapevine...

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Muskoka’s History of Record-setting Speed

June 30, 2018

The desire to go fast on the water has always been an irresistible goal and Muskoka is experiencing a renewed interest in historic race boats. In 2013, Miss Canada IV returned to Muskoka. A few years ago, Rainbow III returned from the United States. Rainbow I and Rainbow IV...

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