Please be advised that the Optimist Club of Fingal -Shedden & District annual Santa Claus Parade is to be held on Sunday December 3rd not December 5th as indicated on the Southwold in Motion newsletter that was included with the water bills.
Southwold is proud! Great job DJ! You definitely get our vote for Daytona 500 Rookie of the Year! From all of your friends and co-workers in Southwold Township!
Native tree seedlings are available for Southwold landowners at an affordable rate to help “green” the township.
A minimum order of 20 trees is required and landowners must order species in quantities of 10. Species available include: White spruce, Norway spruce, White cedar, White pine, Red maple, Sugar maple, Sycamore, Red oak, Tulip tree, White birch, Eastern redbud and Red Osier...
The Communities in Bloom Committee wants your help to decorate the Township to celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday.
Details on how you can help.
The Summer Employment Opportunities (SEO) program provides up to 5,000 students with the opportunity to gain valuable work experience through supervised summer employment in the Ontario Public Service.
These positions enable students across the province to gain valuable work experience and develop...
The first Sunday afternoon in December has been the date of our annual Santa Claus parade in Southwold Township since 1980.
Held in the village of Fingal this year’s edition was blessed with good weather, a great turnout of 21 floats and several hundred spectators.
For 2016 our parade award winners were:
>Best Children’s float – The Luyks family.
>Best Theme –...
An exerpt from the St. Thomas Times Journal
Grant Jones was acclaimed Warden of Elgin County at a session of Elgin County Council held on December 6, 2016.
Jones was elected to Southwold Council in 2003 and again as Deputy Mayor in 2010. He was elected Mayor of Southwold in 2014. This is Warden Jones' first full term on Elgin County Council. He first served on Council...
Most of our Southwold Township residents are familiar with the former RCAF N0.4 Bombing and Gunnery School just west of Fingal now the home of the Fingal Wildlife Management Area.
What many residents do not realize is that this facility is still used about 6 times a year by volunteers from the London Civil Air Search and Rescue Association in conjunction with aircraft from RCAF Trenton...
Thank you to all of the many volunteers and individuals it takes to make a Community! The Township of Southwold is very proud of the events and committees where volunteers are the key ingredient.
Congratulations to the SS#12 Fingal School Alumni and Don Miller for receiving Volunteer Service Awards at our Volunteer Recognition Awards Ceremony held on November 3rd , 2016 at the Keystone...