Holstein’s Annual Maplefest

Saturday April 8 & Sunday April 9, 2017 Presented by the Egremont Optimist Club Saugeen Field Naturalists will once again have a display at Holstein’s annual Maplefest. Be sure to join us once again in Love’s Sugarbush to sample the many maple syrup treats. There are many other interesting attractions. See www.holsteinmaplefest.com for further details.

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Planning Report – January, 2017 The Board has had two priority goals since the last AGM. The first is to increase membership by 10 in the coming year, primarily by asking members to invite non-members to meetings and also by increasing publicity. The second goal is to recruit two new board members to fill existing …

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By Minerva Cook The last leafloses its gripbronzed scarletfalters, flutters,joins its mates below blending into broken browns. The naked sugar maple shivers in a wind that promises ice and snow. It is said a wish made when the last leaf falls will be good for a year. When I don’t believe in wishes, how can …

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The Last of the Firewood By Doug Lonsdale

the last of the firewood is piled upin the lingering twilight already the moon is adrift and rising in stately silencethrough the ragged silhouette of jack pine full of promisedrunk with storiesand legendofthe season unfolding nowin softer huestinting crisp daysandconjuring a deeper tint into the depths of the nightsquieter nowsongbirds flown and gonemothers have called …

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Any items that are donated to the AGM’s Silent Auction, and are not bid on, please remember to take the item home after the meeting. Saugeen Nature thanks you for your continued support of the club.

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