FREE...Cumberland Outdoor Rink

FREE... volunteer supervisors needed to make the FREE Cumberland Outdoor Rink skating happen! Donate two hours of your time (or more) to make it a success!! Supervised hours are Monday to Sunday, 7-9pm and Saturday &Sunday Family skate (no hockey), 1-3pm. Please contact to advise of your willingness to volunteer and you will be contacted about times needing a supervisor. Check RINK CONDITIONS at

NEW YEARS EVE PARTY - Dec 31, 2019

What a wonderful party! Thank you to everyone who came out and enjoyed the New Years Eve Party jointly hosted by the Cumberland Community Association and the Cumberland Lions. The Maple Hall was transformed and everyone loved the party ambience. Here is a link to photos taken that evening including "portraits in the frame". Wishing everyone a wonderful, healthy and happy new year filled with joy.

A 'WINTER PICNIC' Christmas Draw

The CCA is excited that our 'WINTER PICNIC' draw prize is set up in the window at Da Artisiti. Included is what is pictured in the poster plus 2 bottles of wine donated by Clive Horne and a spectactular Christmas tree donated by Wendy at Da Artisiti, beautifully decorated with many hand made glass ornaments. Check it out a value of over $450! Tickets are available at Da Artisiti. Draw December 7, 4pm at the Christmas Market. (All proceeds for the 2020 village flowers.)

Wilsondale Trails set for Cross Country Skiing

Finally the weather is cooperating and winter is finally here. The Wilsondale Trails have been set with classic ski tracks and snowshoeing beside the tracks is perfect. Bring the family for a wonderful afternoon out in the fresh air right here in the village. Access to the trails is from the parking area bordering the western edge of the Cumberland Museum. Trail conditions can be found at


Have you seen it set up at DA ARTISTI? Get your tickets at the Black Walnut or Da Artisti for our amazing "A COUNTRY HOLIDAY TABLE" between now and 4pm on December 1st. Draw on December 1st, CUMBERLAND CHRISTMAS MARKET at 4pm at DA ARTISTI. All proceeds from this event will support the purchase of flowers for the village in 2019. Thank you for your support and GOOD LUCK!!!

Celebrating Senior Moments

Coming up on Tuesday October 23rd. If you would like to come to this lunch, please call Anne to reserve. 613-833-0174 or 613-302-2834.

Cumberland's Field of Honour

Please join the Cumberland Community Association in honouring the many men and women who have served in war. You can obtain crosses at the BLACK WALNUT BAKERY and DA ARTISTI beginning October 27th. If you would like to reserve crosses, please send us a message at See details below.

Lamplighter Fall 2018

This issue contains:

  • Co-Presidents Message
  • 2018-19 CCA Board Members
  • Scarecrow Festival - Oct 14
  • Tails from the Trails
  • Remembrance Day in Cumberland
  • Update: Historical Cumberlabd Village Enhancement Project
  • A Country Holday Table
  • Calendar of Events
  • Ward 19 Candidates interviews

Vacancy - Cumberland Farmers' Market Manager

The Cumberland Farmers' Market is looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and dedicated new Manager with good leadership and interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a diverse group of vendors, volunteers and customers, to lead the Market to continued success and growth. Please see attached job description. If you are interested please forward your resume to Clive Horne (


Classic track has been set for skiing and snowshoeing through the woods and ravine are in good shape. Fabulous opportunity to get out with the whole family.

Lamplighter January 2018

This issue contains

  • Lunch & Learn: Saving Lives One Dog at a Time
  • Tails for the Trails
  • Calling all Artists
  • Cumberlnd Cares Concert & Dance
  • Cumberland Lions Celebrate 50 Years
  • Cumberland Garden Tour
  • Community Events Calendar

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind is seeking volunteer puppy raisers

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind is seeking volunteer puppy raisers in Cumberland.

This is a long-term volunteer commitment of twelve to eighteen months. The volunteer raises the puppy in their home, teaching basic obedience and socialization. However, the unique part of this volunteer position is taking the puppy nearly everywhere you go. Support is provided from professional staff from Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.