As communities face unprecedented challenges for managing flooding and other severe rainfall events, swales and other drainage mechanisms have come to play a critical role in climate change adaptation. 

In the event of one-day strikes by the Catholic and/or Public school boards, the Town of Pelham will offer day camp programs. The Town of Pelham will offer day camps for any future strikes affecting elementary students in the Niagara Region.

Save the Date! Monday February 17th is Family Day! Join us at the Meridian Community Centre from 11:00am-3:00pm.

Baby, or young hair, is thinner than adults. This causes the hair to get tangled quickly and easily, leading to breakage. Although adults understand routine hair care helps prevent tangles and knots, babies and toddlers may need encouragement. Here are a few ways to help your youngster enjoy a hair care routine.

We’ve transformed the leftovers from five classic family roasts into tasty and interesting dishes inspired by cuisines from around the world.

With the holidays behind us comes the need to declutter and organize your home as you get rid of the old and bring in the new – and January is the perfect month for that!

Registration is open for the February PD Day camps.

Friday February 14, 2020

Campers will start their morning playing some of our favourite camp games! After snack, campers will have the opportunity to go skating! Lunch will be a home-made personalized heart-shaped Pizza provided by The Panther Den. We will spend the remainder of the afternoon playing sports and organized camp games!

Camp runs from 9:00am-4:00pm, with extended care from 7:30am-5:30am available.
Fee: $45/child
Extended Care: $8.50/day

Come join us for a fun-filled week at the Meridian Community Centre (MCC). Days will be filled with activities, crafts, games, skating, a visit from a face painter, a trip to Disney on Ice, and MORE

Summerfest 2020 Vendor applications now being accepted. Early Bird deadline for Pelham businesses Feb 28/10.

The Fonthill Lioness Club Announces New and Improved Turkey Pies for sale at $5.00 each. Great idea for those busy days when you need a quick, nourishing meal!

Looking to volunteer within your community? The Senior V.I.P Program is the perfect way! We are looking for members of our community who are 55+ to volunteer at our front desk at the Meridian Community Centre, offering advice to visitors on their must see places in Pelham! We have a FREE customer service training on February 5th from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm. Refreshments and lunch are included.

The Rotary Club of Fonthill is pleased to announced that Purse Bingo is back by popular demand on April 3, 2020! Interested parties can email for more information or to purchase tickets.

And there’s no penalty if you cash out at 18 months. You still get the full 2.65% rate. This offer is available for new members and of course, our existing members! As much as we like new money, we also want you to keep your renewing investments with us because the more we have the more we share.


Have you heard of responsible investing (RI)? Maybe you’ve heard of socially responsible investing, or sustainable, impact, or ethical investing. They’re all the same great idea: a type of investing that aligns your values with your money to give back. 

Empties for Paws is challenging everyone to Share the Love this February and help save lives by donating their empty beer, wine, liquor bottles and Canadian Tire money to help raise funds for our furry friends. 

Pelham home sales continued to rise in 2019 despite declining supply. The annual residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for the Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totalled 294 units in 2019 - climbing 32% over total sales of 223 homes in 2018.

The MLS® Home Price Index (HPI) tracks price trends far more accurately than is possible using average or median price measures. In December 2019, the overall MLS® HPI composite benchmark price in Pelham for single-family homes was $597,100.00, up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis.

Cabar-EH is offering a strike camp on Tuesday January 21st for the Niagara Catholic School Board and Thursday January 23rd for the District School Board of Niagara. Day camp will run 8:30am-3:30pm. The Cost is $45 per child -school aged children.
At Camp we do crafts, art, play games, go to the park and watch a movie in the Afternoon. Message us vis our Facebook Page for a spot! Space is Limited

We’re very excited to announce that Dr. Kendle Dykstra is joining our team at Touch of Health Chiropractic and Wellness with appointments beginning January 20th. Call our office at 905-892-9889 to book your appointment today!

You may think of them as little more than the space that separates agricultural fields, but ditches are actually very complex ecosystems. Integrating the characteristics and features of streams and wetlands, ditches can exist as straight channels with sediment at the bottom, or as full-on intermittent wetlands that support year-long vegetation and organic matter.

Should schools be closed due to the Ontario English Catholic Teacher's Association (OECTA) strike on Tuesday, January 21, the Town of Pelham is offering a camp program at a daily rate. The Town of Pelham is also offering a camp program on Thursday January 23, if the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) decide to strike. The Town of Pelham will offer day camps for any future strikes affecting elementary students in the Niagara Region.


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