Locations

Palmerston Lions Heritage Park

Palmerston’s Lions Heritage Park is built along the old railway tracks. It includes a playground, splash pad, pool, tennis court, pavilion and walking path, as well as the Palmerston Railway Heritage Museum, the Pedestrian Bridge and Old 81.

Wesley Bates

Wesley Bates is an artist and wood engraver whose work is nationally renowned. He owns the Wesley Bates Gallery and West Meadow Press in Clifford. He also works closely with the Minto Arts Council and other community organizations.

Palmerston Agricultural Society

Palmerston’s Agricultural Society is involved in a number of fundraisers and events, the most prominent of which being the Palmerston Fair. Other events designed to increase local appreciation of agriculture include an annual Tractor Pull and Agri-Awareness Day.

Harriston Legion

Through various fundraisers and community events, the Harriston Legion sponsors local charities and other organizations in an effort to improve our community. Their efforts include jamborees as well as student art, poetry and essay contests. The Legion’s hall is a meeting space/event location for many other local organizations.

Wesley Bates Gallery

The Wesley Bates Gallery is owned and operated by Wesley Bates, a renowned artist and wood engraver. The gallery is located in downtown Clifford and it features paintings, prints and other creative imaginings.

Harriston Cemetery

The Harriston Cemetery is located on Jessie Street at the southern end of Harriston.

Grey Wellington Theatre Guild

Based out of Harriston’s Town Hall Theatre, the Grey Wellington Theatre Guild is a community theatre troupe committed to presenting both classic and contemporary theatre to local audiences. Full-scale productions are staged every spring and fall and are often bridged by smaller youth productions in the summer.

Minto Arts Council

The Minto Arts Council is a volunteer-run, charitable organization focused on fostering artistic creativity in the community and showcasing local talent. They oversee the Minto Heritage Gallery and organize events such as an annual Christmas Auction and Basement Café concert series.

Clifford & District Horticultural Society

The Clifford & District Horticultural Society shares a love of all things horticultural through their various community flower shows and plant sales. Their youth program encourages younger gardeners to contribute and learn more about gardening.

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