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Why Shop Local?


HERE ARE 15 REASONS TO KEEP YOUR CASH CLOSE TO HOME: Keep Money Local—Sales taxes fund our communities and provide vital services such as police and fire protection, street repairs and trash collection. Local businesses are more likely to shop with other local businesses, keeping money moving in our local economy even longer. Local Investment—Local businesses are less susceptible to national downturns and more likely to work harder to stay open. Local ownership means that important decisions are made by people who live in our community and feel the impact of those decisions. Locally-Made Products—Local business owners often sell local [...]

Why Shop Local?2020-01-08T16:55:07+00:00

Mount Forest Ladies Night


The Christmas season is upon us, so let the festivities begin! Mount Forest is hosting Ladies Night on November 14th, 2019 Come out and join us on November 14th and shop at some of your favourite local stores! The Chamber Elf will be in attendance, so you may even score some Chamber Bucks for coming out! Be sure to checkout the participating stores, and reach out if you are a store that would like to participate!! ● Cynthia & Co. ● I’m Sooooooo Bad ● Ideal Ladies Wear ● I.T.S Office Pro ● M & M Food Market ● Mount [...]

Mount Forest Ladies Night2019-11-08T15:23:38+00:00

8 Steps to a Spooktacular Local Halloween


Like all the other events and holidays they just seem to sneak up on us. Halloween is no exception it is just around the corner and we want you to be prepared! There is no need to leave town to find anything, you get it all here! Below is a short list of steps to help you be prepared for a Spooktacular Night on Thursday, October 31, 2019!  1. Plan Your Route With Your Children Stop by the Chamber office for a street map of Mount Forest. 2. Costumes You can find some great costumes at Stumbled Upon Make-Up can be found at Walsh’s [...]

8 Steps to a Spooktacular Local Halloween2019-07-01T19:10:35+00:00

Let’s Build It – Mount Forest Splash Pad


Municipal approval has been given, the site has been picked and the design selected. With the planning stages complete, the only thing standing in the way of our future Mount Forest splash pad is the funding to get the project completed. The Mount Forest Aquatic Committee has partnered with the Mount Forest Lions Club to raise funds for the future Splash Pad, a proud addition to Wellington North. The goal is to raise funds for the Let’s Build it Campaign to see the Splash Pad built in Lion Bill Moody Park by the end of summer, 2019. The much-anticipated water [...]

Let’s Build It – Mount Forest Splash Pad2019-07-01T19:03:07+00:00

Keep Calm and Slam the Door on Scams


Is there an unsolicited salesperson at your door? YOU HAVE RIGHTS. Never let anyone in your home Ask for ID and take picture of it for reference Never sign anything on the spot, do your research-read the fine print Never share personal information or copies of any bills or financial statements Cooling off periods: A contract may be cancelled for any reason within 10 days Contracts for a water heater can be cancelled for any reason within 20 days Put your cancellation in writing and keep a copy for your records  If you feel threatened/harassed or a salesperson refuses to [...]

Keep Calm and Slam the Door on Scams2019-07-01T19:06:08+00:00

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