Yearly Archives: 2018

Ancaster Well access card renewals

Ancaster Well Cards will be expiring in the next few months.  To ensure continued access, card holders will need to come into the HCA office and sign a new waiver and have your card re-swiped.  Your card will be renewed for another one-year period from the date of renewal at no cost Frequently asked questions…
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Do It Yourself Composter that Works!

A Composter That Works!! This is a basic outline describing a composter built at home.  Organic matter broke down so fast that one to two feet of finished compost could be removed from the bottom of both composters every year.  The composters are wood and are painted black.  The black colour blends in with the colour of the…
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Maple Syrup Festival

There's something sweet about the changing of the seasons. Whether it's the warmth and greenery that spring brings or the return of migratory birds, March is one of our favourite months out of the year! The sweet taste of spring is alive with Westfield Heritage Village's Maple Syrup Festival! During Sundays in March (and Wed/Thurs…
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Invasive Species Week at HCA

INVASIVE SPECIES WEEK An infested Ash tree due to EAB (Emerald Ash Borer), invasive species that is killing off ash trees in Canada. Invasive species have been an increasing element of concern for ecologists, biologists, and land managers over the last 15 years. Invasive species are, “plants, animals, aquatic life and micro-organisms that out-compete native…
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