Late Fall Birding Around Arnprior

On November 18 we managed to get 18 participants into 5 vehicles (a tremendous feat for an MFNC outing!) for a birding trip in the Arnprior area. Led by Sophie Roy, we were searching for raptors and some of the winter rarities. We found 16 species of birds.  Highlights Continue reading

OMYA Mine Tour, Perth

The OMYA mine, 1855 Highway 7 West, Perth, Ontario,  is having an open house on September 8 from 9:30-1:30.  This is an active, open pit mine in the Sharbot Lake Marble terrain.  Buses will take visitors on guided tours into the mine quarry where they may walk Continue reading