Entries by Gina Ruttan

October Meeting Updates

This past week we had a great dinner and Beer Tasting prepared by Puddicombe House. We even got to try the Puddibome’s own beer brewed by Bitte Schon with hops grown on their own Farm! It is still available at their restaurant for all those who haven’t been able to try it yet! We had […]

September Meeting Updates

This past week we had a great dinner catered by Adam Brenner, and two very informative presentations by Jen Goetz from the Region, and Steve Lichty from Tri-County Mennonite Homes. Steve gave us an update on Tri-County’s plan to expand and some fascinating statistics about why their work is so important for our community over […]

March Meeting Recap

We had a great panel discussion with Richard and John Zehr of Zehr Insurance as well as Steve Wagler of Josslin Insurance about personal and business insurance. They spoke about emerging trends, things to look for in policies, and why rates seem to be increasing fairly rapidly. Thank you to Richard, John and Steve for […]

November General Meeting Recap

Thanks to everyone who came out to our AGM last week. We had a financial update, as well as a discussion on our past year and plans for our future. We’ve had an exciting 2018 with a new website, new festive lights, and new events that were run. We are looking forward to building on […]

September General Members Meeting Recap

Thanks to everyone who made it out to our dinner this past Wednesday. We had an excellent meal provided by Adam Brenner and a very informative presentation from a representative of the Ministry of Labour on Bill 148.  We hope to have him out again when more changes are officially made by the new Ford […]

Fantastic February General Members Meeting

We had a great discussion with the Mayors of Woolwich, Wellesley and Wilmot — Sandy Shantz, Joe Nowak, and Les Armstrong. We got some insights into how each township handles downtown parking, downtown beautification, public transport and economic development in our communities. There was a great article in the New Hamburg Independent, which can be […]