News & Notices
The backyard pool provides the ultimate summer fun for kids, friends and family. But to keep it fun, it's important to know the risks so you can avoid danger - whether you own the pool, or you're just visiting. The single most important way to keep everyone safe is to ensure that young children are always supervised in and around the pool. If you know the risks, you can establish pool rules so everyone can stay safe and have fun.
Join Museum staff from the comfort of your home on Wednesday, June 17 at 7:00 PM to share one item from your personal collection with like-minded collectors from near and far. This is a perfect opportunity for those separated by county or provincial lines to share your passion for collecting with the Collingwood community.
The Town of Collingwood has been rehabilitating our beautiful Sunset Point Park and trails after high water levels and storm debris caused damage, slides, sinkholes, and flooding. Remediation work is now complete and the park is open for recreational use.
Please take notice the Parks, Recreation, and Culture Staff have set-up distancing circles at Sunset Point Park and Millennium Park to encourage physical distancing while you get some fresh air at Collingwood's beautiful waterfront.
The Parks, Recreation, and Culture Department and Collingwood Public Library are inviting children and youth to help us decorate the Heritage Park and Learning Garden fences. We are looking for artwork or poetry that fits with the theme of gardens and pollinators, this could include fruits, veggies, bees, birds, butterflies, flowers, gardens or gardening.
Please take notice that the Collingwood Museum’s onsite children’s summer programs will not be operating during the Summer 2020 season due to COVID-19 limitations.
The Parks, Recreation, and Culture Department has partnered with the Canadian Action Program for Children, the Environment Network, and Pollinate Collingwood to support a pilot community garden program.
Please take notice that there will be a temporary road closure on Spruce Street from Sixth Street to Fifth Street on Wednesday, June 3 from 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM due to water main repair. There will also be lane restrictions at the intersection of Spruce Street and Sixth Street. Local traffic only.