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2020 Christmas Fair on the Web

Did you think that you were going to miss 2020 MERA Christmas Fair this year? Think again. It's right here at...

Midwinter Art Exhibition

We are moving the Gallery on-line. With access to Dean Hall at MERA restricted, we thought that we would bring the...

Annual General Meeting goes Virtual for 2020

MERA’s Annual General Meeting will be held on September 27th, 2020 from 7 to 9 pm. Please note this will be...

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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