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Posted On Monday, 19 July, 2021

ABOYNE, ON – Wellington County Museum and Archives’ newest exhibit is All Aboard! Celebrate 150 years of railway history in Wellington County as we explore the companies, towns and people that shaped an industry.
“Catch a glimpse into how the railway industry impacted our communities, economy and local businesses by learning about the companies, workers and day-to-day happenings of the railway,” said Curatorial Assistant Lindsay Woelfle, who curated...

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Posted On Monday, 19 July, 2021

ABOYNE, ON - Uncover the secrets of animal language in Animal Gibberish: Subtitled for Humans, a new exhibit at the Wellington County Museum and Archives. Running from July 23 to September 26, 2021, this exhibit was developed by the Sherbrooke Museum of Nature and Science with contributions from Heritage Canada.
“Visitors of all ages will enjoy this immersive experience,” says Hailey Johnston, Curator. “Animal Gibberish uses digital technology, sounds,...

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Posted On Monday, 19 July, 2021

WELLINGTON COUNTY- On Friday, as Ontario entered Step 3 of Ontario’s Roadmap to Reopen, the Wellington County Library expanded capacity limits for in-person services. The Wellington County Museum and Archives (WCMA) will re-open to the public on Friday, July 23.
Library patrons are welcome to drop-in to use study spaces and browse the physical collection. Branch capacity will be limited to permit physical distancing of two metres at all times. All library branches...

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Posted On Thursday, 08 July, 2021

WELLINGTON COUNTY - Taste Real invites residents and visitors to go on a local food adventure and explore Guelph and Wellington County’s eight vibrant farmers’ markets this summer. Starting this week, Farmers’ Market Trail Passports will be available at all local markets or can be requested directly from the Taste Real office.
All local farmers’ markets are now operating for the season. The Aberfoyle, Elora, Guelph, Minto, and Wellington North markets...

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Posted On Friday, 11 June, 2021

HARRISTON, ON- On Thursday, June 10, 2021 a video was posted to the TikTok social networking platform with disturbing references to the recent murder of the Afzaal and Salman family in London. The video has been viewed by local municipal officials and Wellington County OPP.
The individuals seen in the video participate in services offered by the County of Wellington. The hurt expressed in the video is felt not only within the Muslim community, but by County staff as well.
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