2020 Midland Y’s Men’s Music Festival

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Due to continuing labour issues with Provincial School Boards, the Midland Y’s Men’s Music Festival Committee has been presented a difficult decision. We have unanimously decided that this year’s festival will be postponed to 2021. The teacher’s strike creates many challenges for the festival, its venues, participating teachers, parents, but most importantly for our students, who deserve a full, enriching …

Camp Kitchi

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary Of Camp Kitchikewana

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It’s hard to believe it’s been a hundred years already! Time sure flies when you’re having fun! For one hundred years on Beausoleil Island, YMCA Camp Kitchikewana has offered a values-based camp for the kids of Simcoe County and the surrounding area. Camp Kitchi is committed to helping kids learn and grow with each other, challenging themselves in outdoor environments …


Kids and Community Service: Enriching the Neighbourhood

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With the increase of screen time among the younger generation, there’s a sharp decline of social, group activities outside in favour for more solitary time indoors. Being parents, teachers, mentors and guides to the always present next generation is an important one. It’s this key point as to why we should be positive role models and show the wonderful possibilities …