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MERA Initiates Funding Drive

The MERA SUPPORTER PROGRAM Did you know that membership dues and program and event fees only cover 70% of...

HALLOWEEN PARTY – Saturday October 27, 3-6 pm

Everyone Welcome! Ghosts, Goblins, Beasts, Super Heroes, Aliens and their parents. Family Halloween Party at the spooky MERA Schoolhouse....

Basket Making Workshops – October 20-22

With Lene Rasmussen from Lakeshore Willows Week-end class October 20-21, 2018 A two day class teaching a round basket....

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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