Leaskdale (Uxbridge, ON)
By Kathy Clulow, Trusted For Experience - Respected For Results
(RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc. Brokerage)
"Maud of Leaskdale" Don't miss it. Excellent ! Staring Uxbridge Actress Jennifer Carroll From The Personal Journals of L.M. Montgomery. If you have not seen "Maud Of Leaskdale" yet I encourage you to do so but you will have to hurry as there are only 3 performances left. "Maud of Leaskdale" is the story of Lucy Maud Montgomery during her time in Leaskdale (1911 to 1926) in her own words. Conceived and directed by Conrad Boyce it follows the life of L.M. Montgomery through a time of simple joys and heart-rending tragedy. As you sit, thinking about what you are about to see, waiting for the play to start your thoughts are suddenly interrupted as "Maud" enters talking about the long wretched road to Leaskdale.   I recently spent a very delightful evening with "Maud of Leaskdale" and it was...
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By Kathy Clulow, Trusted For Experience - Respected For Results
(RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc. Brokerage)
Gospel/Bluegrass Concert - Leaskdale, Ontario If you are a Bluegrass Gospel fan you might want to take a trip to the Uxbridge hamlet of Leaskdale on Sunday, November 6th, 2011. The award winning group General Store will be at St. Paul's Presbyterian Church 12251 Regional Rd #1 Check out their music on YouTube  Time 2:00pmTickets $15 available@ blue Heron Books Uxbridgeonline @ Coot Entertainment "GENERAL STORE is a multi award-winning Bluegrass Band hailing from Southern Ontario.  Their jaw-dropping 3, 4, and 5 part vocals have won them fans everywhere they play.  The band excels at Traditional and New Bluegrass music.  These include instrumentals which have gleaned their mandolin player, Norm Tellier, two well-deserved "Mandolin Player of the Year" awards.  Their two CDs, 'Open for Bu...
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By Kathy Clulow, Trusted For Experience - Respected For Results
(RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc. Brokerage)
Centennial Celebration Year - Affairs To Remember Presented by The Lucy Maud Montgomery Society Of Ontario Lucy Maud Montgomery at Home in Leaskdale:  A Centennial Celebration 1911 -2011 Leaskdale will be the centre of the hub of the activety happening this weekend as the Lucy Maud Montgomery Society Of Ontario (LMMS) celebrates the arrival of Maud in Leaskdale. Visitors are anticipated from around the world for this 3 day event including fans, writers, collectors and scholars. View the full Celebration Agenda    Through to October 15th The Arnold Hodgkins Art Show and Sale An Opportunity to view and purchase the works of Arnold Hodgkins at the Historic Leaskdale Church, 11850 Regional Road 1, Leaskdale, Ontario. Hodgkins later works were influenced by the group of seven and his Deerfoo...
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By Kathy Clulow, Trusted For Experience - Respected For Results
(RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc. Brokerage)
Leaskdale - EMILY - A Musical presented by Mauds Thespians The Costomes are ready the participants have been practising Now it's time to Present Emily, written by Richard Ouzounian (the Toronto Stars theatre critic) for the 1999 Charlottetown Festival will be presented in the church, where Lucy Maud Montgommery's husband was the pastor, 100 years after their arrival in Leaskdale in 1911. The Church is Located across the road from the Manse, now a National Historical Site where the book was written. With music ranging from ballads to shoftshoe to choral numbers it follows the journey through life of the lead character "Emily" as she struggles to become a writer. The audience will be in the centre of the action as the production will take place all around them.   About L.M.M.S.O. ..... .....
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By Kathy Clulow, Trusted For Experience - Respected For Results
(RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc. Brokerage)
Day Trips and Staycations - Uxbridge, Ontario A Day In The Garden With Lucy Maud Montgommery In the Uxbridge Hamlet of Leaskdale, Ontario June 18th, 2011 9:30 to 3:30 at the Historic Leaskdale Church Morning Presentations 9:30Coffee & sale of old fashioned plants 10:30 Jeff Mason of Mason House Gardens "An Old-Fashioned Garden" without a lot of old fashioned work Slide Show: "L.M. Montgomery and the Matter of Nature" Lunch and a strawberry social. Afternoon Presentations A walk in the Harrison Woods, Maud's favourite haunt Visit to Sharon Bognar's outstanding garden north of Leaskdale. program cost $25 Reserve now 905-852-3517 or 905-852-6284 Presented by theLucy Maud Montgomery Society of Ontario About the Lucy Maud Montgomery Society of Ontario The Lucy Maud Montgomery Society of Onta...
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By Kathy Clulow, Trusted For Experience - Respected For Results
(RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc. Brokerage)
Are You coming to town for the Uxbridge Christmas Home Tour ? Take some time and visit the historic Leaskdale Manse, home of the famous Canadian Author "Lucy Maud Montgomery" and her husband Rev. Ewan Macdonald a Presbyterian minister from 1911 to 1926, It was during her residence here that she wrote 11 of her 22 best selling novels. The Lucy Maude Montgomery Society of Ontario... is holding a Christmas Artisans and Gift Sale.This is your opportunity visit the historic Leaskdale Manse and Church while enjoying a drive in the country. Help support the LMMSO Society by purchasing; quality home made gifts with a personal touch. November 12 and 13th Admission $2  
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By Kathy Clulow, Trusted For Experience - Respected For Results
(RE/MAX All-Stars Realty Inc. Brokerage)
Uxbridge, Ontario -  Enjoy the drive along a country road  lined with daisies and buttercups as you participate in The Lucy Maud Montgomery Society Of Ontario's..... Maud's Tour Of Gardens, June 19th, 2010 Enjoy panoramic vistas as you look out over the hills and Valleys of Uxbridge Pass over rivers and streams Stop at Roosters for Lunch (by the covered bridge in Leaskdale) Stop along the way and visit the 6 Gardens on this years tour Enjoy Strawberry Shortcake and Tea or Raspberry Cordial at the Historic Leaskdale Manse June 19th 10 am to 4 pm Six Beautiful Gardens Strawberries and Tea@the Historic Leaskdale Church Tickets $20.00 - Available @ Leaskdale Country Store & Blue Heron Books Uxbridge       ..... For More Local Uxbridge Information and Local Web Directories For The Communitie...
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