Groups, Clubs and Organizations

Groups, Clubs and Organizations

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Agricultural & Horticultural Societies

Clifford & District Horticultural Society
Georgie Hutchinson
519-327-8236

Harriston & District Horticultural Society
Diane Ireland-Kelly
519-338-3576
www.harristongardenfestival.ca
www.gardenontario.org

Harriston-Minto Agricultural Society
Callise Loos and Quinn Foerter
hello@harristonmintofair.ca

Minto 4-H Dairy Club
Ron Canning
519-343-3187

Palmerston Agricultural Society
www.palmerstonfair.ca

Child / Youth Groups & Organizations

1943 Norwell Army Cadet Battery
Capt Bill Dobson
519-343-4305

Beavers & Cubs
Vicky Lacroix
519-343-2427

1st Palmerston Scout Group
Dan Bélair
519-343-2469

Palmerston Traditional Scouting Explorers
Peter Poot
519-343-3745

Rovers & Adventurers
Brian Robertson
519-323-9500

Guides
Rose Van Sickle
519-510-1954

Pathfinders
Bev Manser
519-338-3528

Harriston Preschool
harristonpreschool@gmail.com
http://facebook.com/HarristonPreschool

Palmerston Child Care and Learning Centre
519-417-2902

Minto YFC Upper Deck
info@yfcminto.com

Cultural Organizations

Grey-Wellington Theatre Guild
Peggy Raftis
519-338-3681

Minto Arts Council
Gordon Duff
519-338-2497
www.mintoartscouncil.ca

Environmental Organizations

Minto Trails Committee
519-338-2511
quinn@town.minto.on.ca

Food Banks

Clifford Food Bank
11 Allan St. E, Clifford
Bruce Shannon
519-327-8588

Harriston Food Bank
68 Elora St. S, Harriston
Kevin McKee
519-510-3663

Palmerston Food Bank
215 James St., Palmerston
Barb Burrows
519-417-4774

Healthy Living

TOPS Harriston
Linda Campbell
519-338-3012

TOPS Palmerston
Debbie Voll
519-343-5421

Historical Societies

Clifford & District Historical Society
Bonnie Whitehead
519-327-8612

Palmerston Railway Museum Association
Bob McEachern
519-343-3435
www.palmerstonrailwaymuseum.ca

Town of Minto Heritage Association
June MacDonald
519-338-5133

Harriston Historical Society
Bob Brown
519-338-2137

Miscellaneous

Clifford Firefighters Association
519-327-8411

Harriston Firefighters Association
519-338-3046

Palmerston Firefighters Association
519-343-3735

Community Living Guelph-Wellington
519-338-2559

Drew Community Centre Board
Brian Darroch
519-338-5423

Harriston Pistol Club
Dennis Harper
519-338-3259

Service Clubs

Clifford & District Lions Club
Ivan Campbell
519-327-8132

Clifford Rotary Club
Nick Oleksandriw
519-327-4550

Eastern Star
Ellen Underwood
519-327-8573

Frank Lambier Legion Br. 409, Palmerston
Tammy Donaldson
519-338-5896

Harriston Kinsmen
Mike Lawless
519-338-2876

Masonic Lodge, Palmerston
John Brown
519-343-3002

Masonic Lodge, Harriston
Andrew Jauzemis
519-338-2422

Town of Minto Optimist Club
Sharon Greenwood
519-343-3862

Palmerston Kinettes
Sandy Mitton
519-338-2846

Palmerston Lions Club
Andy Klonikowski
519-343-2553
www.palmerstonlions.com

Royal Canadian Legion Br. 226, Harriston
Flo van Meer
519-338-2843

Sports Clubs

Clifford Grassroots Soccer
Matthew Lubbers
519-338-2511

Clifford Minor Hockey
Jason Kleist
519-327-4543

Clifford Recreation Association
Randy Reutz
www.facebook.com/CliffordRecreationAssociation

Clifford Skating Club
Kaley Hummel
519-327-9780

Harriston Curling Club
Bart Simpson
519-338-3948
harristoncurlingclub.com

Harriston Lawn Bowling
Ray Harris
519-338-2046

Harriston Skating Club 
skatecanadaharriston.weebly.com
519-338-2298

Hometown Baseball
Matthew Lubbers
519-338-2511

Inline Skating Club
Alex Perrie
519-338-3182
www.skateitc.com

Ladies Slo Pitch League
Jill MacLean
519-338-2787
jillmaclean@wightman.ca

Minto Dance Academy
mintodanceacademy@gmail.com
www.mintodanceacademy.com

Minto Men's Slo Pitch
Brad Richardson
519-327-8178

Minto Minor Ball
Elaine Elliott
519-343-2330

Minto Minor Hockey
mintominorhockey.ca

Minto United Soccer Club
Linda Koepke
519-343-3789

Norwell Cobras Gymnastics Club
Sharon Hardie
519-343-2389

Palmerston Curling Club
Mike Dobson
519-343-5411
www.palmerstoncurlingclub.com

Palmerston Marlins
Dave McEachern
519-343-3751

Palmerston Junior Broomball
palmerstonjuniorbroomball@gmail.com

Palmerston Snow Kings
Ron Ash
rkashtree@gmail.com
www.palmerstonsnowkings.ca

Seniors Clubs & Organizations

Clifford Vitality Group- Coffee Hour
Arthena Underwood
519-327-8973

Clifford Vitality Group- Cards
Jean Yensen

Harriston 55+ Club
Brian Baldwin
519-510-2424

Senior's Centre for Excellence
519.638.0013
cieorpoli@mapleton.ca

Womens Groups

Beehive Women's Institute
Marg Reynolds
519-338-5472

Women of Wellington and Saugeen Area (WOWSA)
www.wowsa.ca

Young Adults

Northern Wellington Young Professionals
Taylor Keunen
519-338-2511 Ext. 242
taylor@town.minto.on.ca