Niagara College will be a part of a European Union-funded effort to reform the technical education system in Malawi. On March 21, the College was awarded a contract from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as part of the larger Skills and Technical Education Programme (STEP). STEP is a four-year program that aims to empower the Technical, Entrepreneurial, Vocational Education and Training (TEVET) sector and its capacity to satisfy the economy’s need for professionals through the improvement of equitable and gender balanced TEVET institutions. Malawi has 55 TEVET institutions.

CAA Niagara announced the launch of its annual Worst Roads campaign today, once again giving Niagara drivers, cyclists and pedestrians a platform from which to advocate for safer roads.

Welland Horticultural Society is hosting their annual Plant Sale on Saturday May 18th. From 9 am – noon at 1100 Niagara Street North, at the Niagara Regional Fairgrounds Building B. Cash only.

The nice thing is.....No Taxes.
We sell mostly perennials that have been generously donated by our members. We will have a few vegetables, herbs and native plants as well. Experienced gardeners will be there to answer your questions. Donations from the public are also welcome.

We even have donations from Vermeer's Garden Centre, Rice Road Greenhouses and Blooming Crazy.

Choosing a colour for an open concept space can be a challenging dilemma for many.

The great room is a space that incorporates rooms with multiple functions, often joining a front entrance to a living room, kitchen and hallway. Now the challenge is to find a paint colour that will work with everything.

Mike Drak, Co-Author of “Victory Lap Retirement” speaks on “How to design a heathy fulfilling retirement lifestyle”

Give your gently used home goods a new home – and save $$$ when you shop the ReStore!

The Habitat for Humanity ReStore is spring cleaning’s best friend. Donate your unwanted items and clear out the clutter to make space in your home or prepare for a fresh new look.

When you donate your gently used items to any Niagara ReStore from March 25 – April 6 you’ll receive a coupon as a thank you for your donation. While you’re already at the ReStore, use your shiny new coupon to take 20% off your entire purchase!

You're invited to an Evening at the ReStore!


Habitat for Humanity Niagara is celebrating National Volunteer Week from April 7 - 13. This year's theme is The Volunteer Factor - Lifting Communities. When people volunteer together, the sky is the limit, in terms of what they can achieve.

Join them as they celebrate their volunteers' contributions and meet and mingle with other volunteers. Bring a guest who might be interested in volunteering with us!

Join us for our 12th Annual Ladies' Night Out Fun-Raiser supporting the Welland Heritage Council and Multicultural Centre. This event sells out so get your tickets now! (Multiple tables already reserved)
We will enjoy a night of: Music by The Johnny Chimpo Band; Vendors; Family Style Dinner; Door Prizes and Raffles; Silent Auction; Cash Bar Tickets $45


Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), the world’s leading peer-to-peer network of successful business owners, is stepping up its presence in Canada this year, with the launch of a new chapter in Niagara. EO currently has over 1000 members across 14 chapters in the Canadian region and continues to drive its mission to engage leading entrepreneurs to learn and grow.

Join us for a fun day at Niagara North Seedy Saturday.

Free Admision:
-Bring a non-perishable food item
-Bring NON GMO seeds for seed exchange
-a host of topical speakers
-childrens’ hands on activities
-Vendors’ Marketplace
-Draw sponsored by Stokes Seeds
-Organic snacks and beverages


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