News & Events

McDonald’s Corners Farmers’ Market Starts a New Season at MERA

Saturday May 19 was opening day for the 2018 season of the McDonald’s Corners Farmers’ Market at MERA. The...

The Art of Richard Hutton

McDonalds Corners Elphin Recreation & Arts (MERA) is proud to to display the art of Richard Hutton for our...

Trio Corventano – Sunday, May 20

MERA is pleased to announce the latest concert of their Blue Jeans Classical music series on Sunday, May 20th...

MERA's Mandate is:

To encourage, develop and organize arts, cultural and recreational activities for people of all ages in order to enhance the well-being, health and connectivity of the community.

We're committed to...

  • Facilitating and promoting activities and entertainment programs for adults and children which help bring this rural community together.
  • Providing a facility to learn and practice skills such as weaving, pottery, textile arts, visual arts and physical fitness.
  • Promoting greater access, awareness and understanding of the arts, crafts, music, and health.

MERA is a not for profit corporation incorporated by Letters Patent in the Province of Ontario and is a registered charity.

  • MERA is governed by a board of volunteer directors elected from amongst its members.
  • The schoolhouse building and property is owned and maintained as a community centre by the Corporation of the Township of Lanark Highlands and is leased to MERA.

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