Local upcoming events

Museum of Ontario Archaeology

Archaeology is happening all around us, everyday!

The new feature exhibit at the Museum of Ontario Archaeology explores how and why archaeology is done in the province of Ontario through artifacts, maps, tools, and interactive displays.

Visitors will learn about how archaeological sites are discovered and excavated, and what happens to artifact collections once they are recovered.

Please join us for the exhibit opening here at the Museum of Ontario Archaeology on Thursday, February 13th at 7:00 pm

Brescia University College

Brescia University College will host Tampon Tuesday in partnership with Shoppers Drug Mart, Virgin Radio, CTV and the London Food Bank

At the first Tampon Tuesday event in 2020 on Tuesday, February 18, Brescia will host a special Tampon Tuesday saluting Women in Agriculture! Our guest speakers on February 18th will be:

  • Laura Bowers, Producer & Industry Relations, Burnbrae Farms
  • Lisa McLeod- Owner, McLeod Water Wells
  • Sally Van Straaten- Owner, RJ Grain Elevators
  • Rick Van Laeckie- CEO & President of Horizon Seeds
  • Cara Finn-Executive Director of Middlesex Economic Development
  • Morgan McTavish- Agri-Food Manager, Western Fair District
  • Brescia’s Vice Principal & Academic Dean, Dr. Lauretta Frederking

Admission: 1 box of menstrual products
Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Location: Brescia University College, Academic Pavilion main floor

Medway Creek Open House

You are invited to join our staff and the Friends of Medway Creek on Tuesday, February 25 as we explore all the amazing projects that have gone into helping Medway Creek improve on water quality and forest conditions.

Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Location: Medway High School, 14405 Medway Road, Arva

The purpose of this Open House is to update the community on what has been going on and gain feedback from you on other types of projects you feel are needed to help our local environment.

We have speakers lined up to present on topics such as interesting wildlife in the area, tree planting efforts, how we’re using innovative approaches to removing phosphorus and learn how you can get involved.

There is still so much to do! This Open House has been designed for both urban and rural residents so whether you are a politician, farmer, landowner, city resident – there is something to learn and be a part of for everyone!

Please see the flyer for details. Feel free to pass this along to others that have an interest in Medway Creek.

Brescia University College celebrates International Women’s Day

Please join us for the annual Dr. Hanycz Leadership Lecture with Maude Barlow, Brescia’s 3rd Chancellor

Date: Thursday, March 5, 2020
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Brescia St. James Building Auditorium

A Canadian author, activist and well-respected leader, Maude is the recipient of fourteen honorary doctorates and numerous awards recognizing her commitment to social justice and environmental activism. Maude is the Honorary Chairperson of the Council of Canadians and co-founder of the Blue Planet Project, supporting the human right to access clean water. Brescia welcomes its neighbourhood friends to join us for a memorable evening; admission is free.

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