Spiffing up the Macnamara Trail

Our Macnamara Trail has been treated to some overdue TLC. After a walk-through with two members of our executive, new club member and volunteer trail co-ordinator Yvonne W. was ready to assess and deliver what was needed with the help of volunteers like Bert DeVry, John Mclaughlan and Jock MacNeil. Continue reading

Garage Sale results

Packing up after six hours of setting up and staffing our two sale tables at the Carp Colossal Garage Sale in early June are (left to right) executive members Cathy Stewart, Judy Seligy, Maureen Carrier and Karen Runtz.

Thanks to those members who contributed items, we cleared $213 to put Continue reading

The stories local rocks can tell

In our own Ottawa Valley, rocks can tell stories to those who listen!

An interpreter like Ottawa geologist David Sharpe, the guest speaker at the April 3 meeting of the Macnamara Field Naturalists’ Club, can help with their unfamiliar language. He’ll be talking to members and guests about glaciation in Continue reading