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Book on Every Bed

Posted on Friday, November 18, 2022 09:40 AM

For over 10 years, the Champlain Library has been providing children with a new book at Christmas through the “Book on Every Bed” campaign.

The Library is looking for donations of new books so that children whose families are recipients of Christmas baskets from the Vankleek Hill and L’Orignal Food Banks will wake up Christmas morning with a book on his or her bed.

If you would like to get in on the Christmas spirit by donating a new book to “A Book on Every Bed” please call the Champlain...

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Township of Champlain Welcomes its Newly Elected Council

Posted on Thursday, November 17, 2022 12:39 PM

Township of Champlain, November 17, 2022 – The Township of Champlain’s newly elected Council held its inaugural meeting Tuesday, November 15 at the Council Chambers of Champlain Township. Mayor and Councillors took their declaration of office and were formally sworn in for the 2022-2026 term by the Municipal Clerk.

Champlain’s 2022-2026 Municipal Council will see Mayor Normand Riopel return for his second term, alongside five incumbent Councillors and three new members in Wards two and three:

  • Ward...

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The Township of Champlain Receives a Major Donation

Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2022 07:21 PM

The Township of Champlain Receives a Major Donation of $60,000 From the Knights of Columbus of L’Orignal St-Jean Baptiste

Champlain Township, November 10, 2022 - It is with great gratitude that the Township of Champlain announces a contribution of $60,000 from the Knights of Columbus Council of St. Jean Baptiste from L'Orignal.

A portion of these funds will be used to convert and maintain a brand new pedestrian trail, formerly known as Roland Road, which will close the loop between Des Chalets Street...

We Remember - November 11

2022 Remembrance Day Ceremonies

Posted on Wednesday, November 02, 2022 10:00 AM

The 2022 Champlain Remembrance Day Ceremonies will be conducted at L'Orignal Cenotaph in L'Orignal Park at 11 a.m.  and at Vankleek Hill Cenotaph in Town Square Park at 2:00 p.m. on November 6, 2022, thanks to Hawkesbury Legion.

The importance of a live ceremony honouring our Veterans and their sacrifices is paramount. As so many other commemorations have been cancelled or delayed by the pandemic, paying homage to past sacrifices and before the eyes of those that served is more important now...

Municipal Landfill

Landfill Reopening

Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 03:21 PM

Township of Champlain, October 26, 2022 - As of Saturday, October 29, the municipal landfill, located at 1897 Cassburn Road, will be open to the public on its regular schedule, Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon until the end of November and will reopen on May 6, 2023. Our permit from the Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks does not allow us to operate the landfill between the months of December and April.

Hours of Operation 2022
  • October 29, 9 a.m. to noon
  • November 5, 9 a.m. to noon
  • November...