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Message from Health Canada – Time to do your spring cleaning?

It’s always a good time to talk to your children about hazards around the house. Household chemical products are among the products most frequently involved in injuries and deaths of children under the age of five years. Teach them the meaning of hazard symbols:         Bad taste and odours often do not keep

Free week at the Écocentre

May 22nd to 25th from 10 am to 6 pm and May 26th from 9 am to 4 pm 3269 Metcalfe St. – 450 834-5065

UPCOMING EVENTS

LINE DANCING Sundays – June 10th, July 8th and August 12th from 2 pm to 4 pm at the Beach Chalet | 3304  8th Avenue   FREE!   MAY – PHYSICAL ACTIVITY MONTH A BIKE RIDE UNDER THE STARS Friday May 25th. Activities begin at 7 pm at Nichol Park | 8th Avenue   FREE! (in case

Erratum

Please note that, on page 10 of the May edition of the municipal bulletin ”Le Rawdonnois”, there are two mistakes. The Community Garden will be holding its press conference on June 15th and not on June 25th The activity “Military whist game and craft sale” will be held on Friday June 8th and not on

Rawdon Fleuri Contest

Are you considering a beautification project for the front of your apartment, house, store or industry? Then why not take part in our contest? Registration is simple! Participation prizes will be awarded in the following categories: apartments, homes, shops and industries. The registration form must be submitted before June 28th. Registration form (document to be

Message from Health Canada – Use paint strippers safely

Want to tackle home renovations? Use paint strippers safely When it comes to removing old paint, paint strippers are fast acting, versatile and easy to use. Compared to sanding (which creates a lot of dust), paint strippers are one of the best and least harmful ways to remove lead-based paint. But paint strippers contain chemicals

Second-hand products

Buying second-hand products on Internet or checking out yard sales and flea markets? Be aware of potential risks and ask questions to make sure your perfect find is safe to use. You should avoid items that are: banned, such as baby walkers and feeding devices for baby bottles. damaged missing labelling or instructions. Some second-hand

The Maison des Aînés offers a Little Library box

On April 26th, the Maison des Ainés wrapped up its activities for the season. The Mayor, Mr. Bruno Guilbault received a beautiful Little Library box as a gift for the population of Rawdon. He offered heartfelt thanks to the members of the Maison des Aînés and Mr. Guy Laramée, who designed this lovely Little Library.

Change – Council meetings

Please note that, the dates of the regular council meetings held at 7:00 pm in the months of May and September have been changed.  The meetings will take place on May 22nd and September 25th.

Distribution of composters and rainwater barrels

The great distribution is back again this year. Beginning April 4th, you can order your composter or rainwater barrel at a discounted price! Further details here