Fall 2016 Newsletter

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In this issue…

  1. Town Hall Meeting
  2. Yoga at Mono Community Centre
  3. Mono Nordic Ski Club
  4. Council Highlights
  1. Mono On A Bike
  2. Children's Halloween Party
  3. Dufferin Hi-Land Bruce Trail Club
  4. Christmas in the Country

Town Hall Meeting

November 12th, 2016

Town Hall Meeting logo Mono will be hosting a Town Hall Meeting on Saturday November 12th from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Monora Park.

A representative from the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) will give a presentation on the 2016 Assessment Update of property values and will be taking questions from the public. Council will also be seeking input from attendees on ideas to advance citizen engagement within the Town. The meeting will conclude with an open forum.

If you are unable to attend the Town Hall Meeting, you may submit a question to Council online.

Please note that questions should be submitted prior to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday November 10th, 2016 in order to be reviewed by Council prior to the Town Hall Meeting. While Council will review all questions submitted, due to time constraints, some questions submitted may not be raised during the Town Hall Meeting.

» Submit your question to Council.

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Yoga at Mono Community Centre

Fall Yoga Since this past July, the Town has been offering Yoga classes at Mono Community Centre. Instructor Veronica Munoz is a certified yoga instructor with over 18 years experience and is able to accommodate everyone's skill level and needs. The current session of classes continues through December 4th and will re-commence in the New Year. Classes are $10 each with season passes available to purchase online.

Visit experiencemono.com for full details or email Kim Perryman at [email protected].

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Mono Nordic Ski Club

Skiing at Monora Park Whether you prefer a leisurely ski through peaceful forest or a challenging workout, the Mono Nordic Ski Club's trails offer flat terrain, hills and curves with 20 km of classic and skate groomed trails and 2 km of lit trails for night skiing. The club operates from Monora Park & offers equipment rentals, day passes and ski instruction on weekends and most holidays. During the week, non-members are welcome to ski the trails using the collection boxes on the trails.

For more information visit mononordic.com.

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Council Highlights

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You asked for an easier way to keep current on the proceedings at Town Council. So while the official minutes are published once approved by Council, typically two weeks following a Council meeting, the Town now publishes a summary of each Council meeting within days of a meeting.

Scan this QR Code to subscribe to Council HighlightsCouncil Highlights are a summary of key topics discussed during each session of Town Council and is published shortly after each meeting, typically within 2 days. You can read Council Highlights on the Town's website or subscribe to have them emailed to you. Go to www.townofmono.com/council-highlights to read and subscribe or scan the Quick Response Code at right.

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Mono On A Bike

The fifth annual Mono On A Bike community bike ride was held on September 10th, 2016. About 70 people ranging in age from 7 to 70 rode one of 4 courses available on the warm fall day. Our thanks to the volunteers and sponsors that make this event possible.

sever participants form this year's Mono on a Bike

Visit the Town's website for more images from this year's Mono On a Bike.

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Children's Halloween Party

Fun at the Halloween party Mono held its Children's Halloween Party on Sunday October 23rd, 2016 at Mono Community Centre. Over 75 kids and their parents came out to enjoy an afternoon filled with entertainment, crafts and prizes. There was food, treats, and everyone went home with a loot bag too.

Each year volunteers from the Recreation Advisory Committee host this event with 2016 being the 27th Annual Children's Halloween Party. Thank you to all the kids, parents and volunteers for making this such an enduring tradition.

More images from the party are available online.

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Dufferin Hi-Land Bruce Trail Club

Hiking the Bruce Trrail in Winter This winter the Dufferin Hi-Land Bruce Trail Club will again offer its Winter Badge. The four hikes required to earn this badge include both leisurely and moderate pace options in some of Dufferin’s most beautiful areas. The popular moonlight hikes will be held on January 14 and February 11, 2017. Daytime hikes are scheduled for January 21 and February 25. Snowshoes or icers are recommended for all hikes.

For further details visit dufferinbrucetrailclub.org.

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Christmas in the Country

Orangeville Santa Clause Parade

Nov 19 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pmmore

Shelburne Santa Claus Parade

Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pmmore

Holiday Treasures Arts and Crafts Juried Show & Sale

Dec 3 - 18 @ Dufferin County Museum & Archivesmore

Christmas in the Park

Dec 3 - 31 @ Kay Cee Gardensmore

Christmas Concert in the Historic Corbetton Church

Dec 17 @ Dufferin County Museum & Archivesmore

For more events visit headwaters.ca

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Looking Ahead

Winterfest 29 January 2017
Family Ski Day 20 February 2017

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