Stone Painting Contest for Kids

Use your creative talent to paint a stone of your choice. There will be three age categories: Ages 4 to 7 Ages 8 to 12 Ages 13 and up Between July 26 and August 9, 2021 submit your entry to including: a photo of your painted stone a short description of where you found it where you ...

WCA Flag Contest

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West Carling Association AGM

Saturday, July 24, 2021 @10:00 am Online meeting via ZOOM  Agenda: Welcome members and guests Approval of Minutes of 2020 AGM-mover and seconder required for approval Business arising from last AGM: Approval of actions of the Board of Directors since last annual meeting- President’s Report Treasurer’s ...

Ojibway Art Show

2021 Ojibway Club Art Show ONLINE VIEWING - July 15th SALES August 4th - 8th The much-anticipated annual Ojibway Club Art Show is returning this summer as an ONLINE art sale. This year, you will have plenty of time to browse for your favorite piece. The online viewing gallery opens TOMORROW! As ...

Support the Georgian Bay Biosphere's Native Plant Fundraiser Over 40 species of native trees, shrubs and wildflowers are available. Go to the link below to view the list of plants available and place your on-line order. The order deadline is 5:00 pm on Friday May 28 and pick-up is on Saturday June 12 ...

New Nature Reserve on Rose Island

One hundred and fifteen hectares of old-growth forest and wetlands have been protected on Georgian Bay’s Rose Island in Carling Township. The preserve will be a place to connect with nature through an existing trail system that will be open to the public and school groups. The lands are now a permanent ...

Banning Dock Foam – Ad your support to Norm Miller’s Bill 228

GBA is supporting Norm Miller’s (MPP, Parry Sound-Muskoka) Bill 228 to ban unencapsulated dock foam in new docks and dock repairs. We have written to all MPPs to support the Bill, and are now asking that members consider sending an email to their MPP in support. (more…)

2020 Newsletters

WCA Fall Newsletter November 2020

WCA Summer Newsletter July 2020 - UPDATED September 13th

WCA Spring Newsletter April 2020


2020 Art Auction

Congratulations to Bruce Davidson who is now the owner of Peter Pook's beautiful painting "Family Outing".  The proceeds from the auction have been donated to the West Parry Sound Health Centre Foundation.   Many thanks to Peter for his generous donation of his painting and to Bruce for his support.


Online Auction: Friday October 16th, 10 am – Saturday October 24th, 7:30 pm Virtual Celebration: Saturday October 24th, 6-6:30pm Support the Georgian Bay Land Trust's work to protect Georgian Bay's wilderness places through Bayscapes! Bid online on a fantastic array of Georgian Bay themed art, photographs, ...