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As part of the emerald ash borer canopy recovery program, the City will be planting trees in the Clairfield West neighbourhood
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The Guelph Public Library has launched the new 3M Cloud Library allowing members to download eBooks onto mobile devices
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The City has released an update on work to be done at the Paisley-Clythe feedermain construction site
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The Guelph Public Library Board is seeking new volunteers to fill several vacancies
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City of Guelph Water Services will begin the fall cleaning 91 kilometres of watermains on September 14, 2014
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The City will be closing Wellington Street for five days starting on September 15, 2014 that will include no through traffic between Gordon and Edinburgh
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The City has received a report identifying the mixture of solvents found in buried drums at the Wellington Street construction site
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The #happymaking pianos have returned to downtown Guelph for the month of September.
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Upcoming Events
September 26, 2014 - Mushroom Workshop for Beginners
This all-day workshop will focus on developing your fungal identification skills. The morning will begin with an informative guided walk in the wooded areas of the Arboretum, while the afternoon will be devoted to identifying found specimens. 9:30am-4:30pm. Presented by Richard Aaron. Fee: $75. Register by September 19. For more information, visit the website.

September 27, 2014 - Community Shredding Event
from 10:00am-4:00pm at the Stone Road Mall parking lot (corner of Stone and Edinburgh). Bring your unwanted personal documents for shredding by INTEGRA Document Destruction Inc. mobile truck. Donation of $5.00 per banker's box - proceeds to the CrimeStoppers Guelph Wellington program.

September 28, 2014 - The Art of Butchery: Pork
Back by popular demand, The Art of Butchery will leave you with a ton of knowledge on butchering an animal. Your guide, Jamie Waldron, has dedicated 15 years of his life to mastering the art and skills of butchery. 10:00am-2:00pm, Artisanale French Country Cooking Restaurant, 214 Woolwich Street, Guelph. Cost $150. For more information, visit the website.

September 28, 2014 - Altar and Hearth in Victorian Guelph (upper)
historical walking tour. $5 per person. Meet at the Guelph Public Library, 100 Norfolk Street, at 2:00pm, lasts about 2 hours. For more info, call 519-836-3280 or visit the Guelph Arts Council office at 147 Wyndham Street North, Suite 404.

October 01, 2014 - Shrub Identification Workshop
Neither great trees nor a carpet of bloom, the often overlooked but ecologically important shrubs and vines in our landscape will be our focus. We will be outdoors for half of the day discovering southern Ontario's native and naturalized shrubs at The Arboretum. 9:00am-4:00pm. Presented by Sean Fox. Fee: $75. Register by September 24. For more information, visit the website.


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