Tag Archives: Market Square

Olympic-style Family Day activities at Market Square and Guelph Civic Museum

February 10, 2014

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I met Olympic hockey champion Becky Kellar-Duke today as part of an announcement that RBC is sponsoring family day activities at Market Square and the Civic Museum next Monday. You can read the press release here. Here we are with RBC Regional VP, Jamie Clinch. RBC will also support a summer program in Market Square, […]

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Architecture award for Market Square pavilion

January 9, 2014

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We know we love Market Square – now it’s been recognized with a national award: http://dcnonl.com/article/id58510/buildingenvelope The pavilion is a prominent feature of the Square, and its beautiful design is a terrific asset – even as it fills the practical needs of being a place to change into your skates, use the washroom, and get […]

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A visit to Brant Avenue School

December 19, 2013

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I visited Brant Avenue Public School yesterday and had my picture taken with this terrific artwork. Nice job, everyone!

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You’re invited

December 18, 2013

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Come and celebrate the new year together at my annual New Year’s Levee on Saturday, January 11 from 1 to 4 p.m. at City Hall and Market Square.   This free, family-friendly event will feature crafts, face painting, live music from “The Dirty Dishes,” and of course skating on the rink at Market Square (as […]

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John Galt Day celebrates Guelph’s civic holiday in Market Square

July 31, 2013

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Free entertainment and fun offered for the whole family On Saturday, August 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. everyone is invited to Market Square in downtown Guelph to celebrate John Galt Day. The celebration offers free activities and entertainment such as face painting, hands-on crafts and a community stage featuring local performers. A variety […]

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Before the rain came….

July 8, 2013

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Inside Guelph – Different activities taking place in the City this summer

June 24, 2013

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Mayor Karen Farbridge highlights different activities taking place in the City this summer. She spoke about the Ticats pre-season game, events lined up at Market Square, festivals and other events.

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Official opening of Market Square

February 22, 2012

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Having faith

February 18, 2012

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We officially opened Market Square and the skating rink today and recognized the many donors who made possible this wonderful new gathering place in our community. I was asked by a reporter how I kept my commitment to the project over the years. Like so many projects of this size and complexity, there were unexpected delays and […]

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Reminder: Join us for free family fun tomorrow

January 6, 2012

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Come on down to City Hall tomorrow from 1 to 4 p.m. for my first annual Mayor’s New Year’s Levee! Let’s celebrate the new year together with children’s activities, performances by the Funky Mamas, hot chocolate and cookies, and skating on our new outdoor rink! guelph.ca/newyear

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