It’s almost here. Pontypool is having a car show at the pond, 86 Pontypool Road, on Saturday, August 21st, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Entrance fee is $5 per car and driver spectators are $2 a person. Funds raised will go towards the community hall and food bank. Hot dogs and burgers will be available for purchase. There will be a DJ and a live band. For more information, call Rangco at 705-917-1505 or Perry at 705-933-0434.

Art in the park is getting closer. It will be hosted in Pontypool Nimigon park on August 28th. They are looking for artists, artisans and buskers. If interested, contact

Pinewood park needs your help. Please go to to have your say in what you would like to see done at the park. Bethany park will have a farmers market on the second Sunday of September and October.