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  • Valentine's Day in West River

    Dee McAulay and Barb Stewart keeping West Riverbeautiful and cheerful. Thanks, ladies!...
  • Adopt-A-Pet of the Month, February 2017

    FRANCINE Breed: Domestic Short-hairSex: Female, spayedAge: 3.5 years Hello, my name is Francine! You should come and see me play.  I'll run around the room and play with my favourite green ball, or the paper toys that one of our volunteers make. J...
  • Checking Skating Rinks Status

    Did you know that you can check whether the skating rinks areopen or closed right here on our website? Just look for the RInk Status sign on the upper right sideof our home page....
  • Christmas Tree Pickup

    Halton Region will be picking up Christmas trees in our area this year on Friday, January 13 and Friday, January 20....
  • January 2017 Adopt-A-Pet of the Month

    SHELDON Breed: Domestic short hairSex: Male, neuteredAge: 6 years Hello, my name is Sheldon! I'm a really nice boy - I love being brushed, getting pets, exploring new places and using the scratching post. Sheldon is one of the longest-staying pets...
  • Happy New Year 2017

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  • The RInks Are Open!

    What a differencea year makes! Last year it was so warmwe didn't have any skating at all. This year, the rinks are open on the earliest date ever! Yep, as of 3 o'clock Friday, December 18, THE RINKS ARE OPEN(IN FORSTER PARK)! YAY! ...
  • Santa Claus Parade Photos Now Online

    WRRA Board member Craig Schiller was the Official Photographer for the Santa Claus Parade again this year. You can see the hundreds of pictures he took in our photo gallery here, or scrolling at the left side of this page....
  • West River Gets a Holiday Look

    You may have noticed the flower barrels in our neighbourhood now have that holiday look. Our thanks to Barb Stewart and Dee McAulay for making our area so attractive. Funds for this beautification come from the WRRA Board of Directors, and the Ladies N...
  • Board of Directors

    Your WRRA has some new Board members and officers. You can read all about them here....
  • Harbour Master Plan Update

    FROM THE TOWN OF OAKVILLE: The Town of Oakville continues to develop a that will help shape the future of Bronte Harbour and Oakville Harbour.   Over the past few months we’ve consulted various key stakeholders and community groups including re...
  • Town Wants Input on Travel Options

    FROM THE TOWN OF OAKVILLE: Help us plan safe, accessible and efficient travel options in Oakville We're looking for ways to ease traffic congestion and make walking, cycling, public transit and carpooling a better choice. We want to hear about your t...
  • Hydro Line Tree Pruning

    FROM THE TOWN OF OAKVILLE: PUBLIC NOTICE:HYDRO LINE TREE PRUNING IS TAKING PLACE IN YOUR NEIGHBOURHOODPlease join us at our Hydro Line Clearing open house to learn more:Wednesday, November 16, 2016Drop in: 6 to 8 p.m.Oakville Town Hall, 1225 Trafalgar ...
  • Next Ladies Night Out

    Ladies! Treat yourself to an evening out with friends before the extra busy-ness of December! The next West River Ladies Night Out will be on Thursday, November 24 at Mo’s Kitchen & Tavern (234 Lakeshore) starting at 6:30 p.m. Please email ...
  • Pumpkin Parade a Scary Good Time

    Our 5th Annual Pumpkin Parade was a big hit. About 80 Moms, Dads and kids gathered at Westwood Park on November 1 to share their carved creations. There was music, hot chocolate and timbits, and the very mild weather added to the fun. Our judges, forme...
  • Adopt-A-Pet of the Month, November 2016

    CHLOE Breed: BudgieSex: FemaleAge: Adult Hi there! My name is Chloe and I am a budgie. Budgies are extremely active and need to stretch their wings and have space for fluttering around the cage. To ensure that I live a long and happy life, I will need ...
  • Kerr Village 22nd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

    Kerr Village's Annual Christmas Tree lighting will be on Friday, December 2, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This traditional event features live musical entertainment by local school choirs and bands and is attended by Town dignitaries— and Santa too! A...
  • Santa Claus Parade

    Oakville's 2016 Santa Claus Parade will take place on Saturday, November 19. beginning at 9:00 a.m. (rain or shine). This year's theme is "A Magical, Musical Christmas", and there's certain to be plenty of both. The parade starts at downtown Lakeshore...
  • WRRA 5th Annual Pumpkin Parade

    Get your pumpkins carved! Don your favourite costume and bring your artwork to our5TH ANNUAL PUMPKIN PARADETUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1 at 6:30 p.m.IN WESTWOOD PARK Join us for hot chocolate, snacks and musicwhile enjoying your neighbours' creativity. Prizes ...
  • Adopt-A-Pet of the Month, October 2016

    TOBY Breed: Pomeranian/CorgiAge: 3.5 yearsSex: Male, neutered Pick me! Pick me! If you are looking for man's best friend all wrapped up in a teeny adorable package, you've found him. I'm devoted 100% to my person and just want to be with them all the ...