Beckwith Heritage Days

I started off the morning in Ashton, Ontario but was a bit too late to photograph the cyclists heading toward Kingston so, instead, I headed over to the Beckwith Community Complex where they were celebrating the Beckwith Heritage Day. I found a great spot to park, exchanged a few licks with Buttons and then wandered around the grounds with camera in hand.



Faye Campbell, Councillor, Beckwith Township was Buttons’ owner and was happy to share information with me about the changes in the Township – new ice rink, multiple soccer pitches including a lit artificial turf field and trails to Carleton Place.

An information/demonstration/educational session about reptiles was fun to attend and the children certainly enjoyed seeing the creatures from Little Ray’s Reptile Zoo.

While this snapper was just lying around on its back, outside the local firefighters were providing tours of their shiny red fire trucks.

About Ron

Ron has long had an interest in photography and traveling and, in recent years, has had more time to devote to both activities. Long a Pentax user, Ron switched to Nikon gear when he went digital. The advent of the digital SLR camera, and the ease of the internet blogging process, has provided a venue for sharing his photography and travel experience at the local, national and international level. More about Ron
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