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  • Mayor's Historical Picnic

    The Mayor’s Historical Picnic will be held on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Lakeside Park, Navy & Front Street, Oakville, from noon to 5:00 p.m. Bring your lawn chair and picnic basket and enjoy an afternoon by the lake – it's fun for the whole fami...
  • Flooding Update

    FROM THE TOWN OF OAKVILLE: As you may know, last week’s heavy rainfall caused the water levels to rise significantly in Lake Ontario causing flooding around our waterfront. The town has restricted access to a number of lakeside parks and trails out o...
  • Fun at Ladies Night Out

    It was a fun night at Ladies Night Out held May 4at Mo's restaurant in downtown Oakville .  The evening was organized by WRRA Board member Debbie Soule. By the time we got around to taking the picture below, a few ladies had already left. ...
  • Short-Term Accomodation Open House

    From the Town of Oakville: We are holding a public open house to discuss short-term accomodation in Oakville on Tuesday, May 9 from 6:30-8 p.m. at Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre, Black Box Room. ...
  • OHS Speakers Night

    The Oakville Historical Society is presenting another in its series of Speakers Nights. Dr. Paul Racher, President of the Ontario  Archaeological Society presents the history of indigenous people and discusses how the evidence offered in the final...
  • Community Street Sale Cancelled

    THE WRRACOMMUNITY STREET SALEscheduled for Saturday, May 6has been CANCELLED due to inclement weather....
  • Be On the Lookout For Ticks

    In the past few years, the tick population in Southwestern Ontario has risen dramatically due to the widespread dispersal from migratory birds. White-tailed deer also play a very important role in the establishment of deer ticks as they are the source o...
  • Adopt-A-Pet of the Month May 2017

    CLOUD Breed: Mixed RabbitSex: Female, Spayed Am I not just the cutest bunny you have ever seen?! I'm a a sweet and funny girl who loves to hang out on boxes and watch what's going on. I love attention and can't wait to explore my new home. Come vis...
  • WRRA Community Street Sale

    WRRACOMMUNITY STREET SALE Our Annual Community Street Salewill be held on Saturday, May 6 from 8 a.m. to noon. It's an opportunity to do some Spring cleaning,clear out your garage or basement or discover a new treasure. There is no cost to participat...
  • Ladies Night Out

    Ladies! Treat yourself to an evening out with friends! The next West River Ladies Night Outis coming up Thursday, May 4 atMo's Kitchen & Tavern (234 Lakeshore) ...
  • WRRA Spring 2017 Newsletter Now Online

    Our Spring 2017 Newsletter has now been posted online. To keep costs reasonable, the newsletter is duplicated in black and white for distribution to neighbourhood homes. But you can see it here in glorious colour, as it was produced! You can find it her...
  • WRRA Newsletter - Spring 2017

    The WRRA newsletter is published twice a year, in the Spring and in the Fall. To keep costs reasonable, the newsletter is duplicated in black and white for distribution to neighbourhood homes. But you can see it here in glorious colour, as it was produce...
  • Pitch In For Earth Day Cleanup

    “Pitch in” for Earth Day and get free pizza! Earth Day is Saturday, April 22 and again this year, West River residents will help spruce up the neighbourhood and Hogg’s Back Park for Earth Week. It’s always a great family time and keeping our ...
  • Open House - Proposed Parking Changes on John St.

    The Town has scheduled an open house on Thursday, April 27 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. at the Kerr Street Seniors Centre about the recommended parking changes to John Street. The Seniors Centre is located at 263 Kerr St. ...
  • Spring Loose Leaf Collection

    Loose leaves will be collected in our area between April 24 and April 28. Place all loose leaves on the boulevard or on the shoulder, not over catch basins or in the ditches in front of your house Ensure leaves are free of garbage or other yard wast...
  • OHS Speaker's Night

    The Oakville Historical Society is hosting another Speaker's Night on Wednesday, April 19. The featured speaker is Doctor Dustin Galen, who will encourage everyone to capture their life stories so they can be shared with others. Come and learn the many ...
  • Adopt-A-Pet April 2017

    SAMMY Breed: Domestic short hairSex: Male, NeuteredAge: 12 years My name is Sammy and I'm a lovable guy who is only 12 years young. I love to talk and get attention from people. I'm a very social cat. Don't let my age or size fool you, I can be an a...
  • Adopt-A-Pet March 2017

    AMOS Breed: BeagleSex: Male, neuteredAge: 2 years My name is Amos and I am a typical social Beagle. Friendly and gentle, I love getting attention from my people. I am also a very smart guy, with a doctorate in scenting. I just love sniffing thing...
  • Cultural Heritage Open House

    Bronte Harbour at Night From the Town of Oakville: The town is hosting an open house on Tuesday, March 7 to gather information from the public regarding eight high priority properties that have the potential to be protected as a Cultural Heritage Landsc...
  • St. Aidan's Pancake Dinner

    St. Aidan's Pancake Dinner St. Aidan's is "Flipping" for Pancakes on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Cost of tickets: $5.00 for adults; children under the age of 10 are $3.00. Tickets can be bought at the door. The Shrove...