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Legacy Circle

 

Several individuals with strong attachments to the Lake of Bays have provided a bequest to the Foundation in their will.  The Legacy Circle provides formal recognition of the generosity of those who have been so thoughtful in providing a lasting legacy to our lake community for the benefit of future generations. 
Karen Girling
Bruce MacLellan
Barbara Mills
Judith Mills
Victoria Weaver
Estate of Dr Cathy Charles
Estate of Marianne Girling
Several individuals with strong attachments to the Lake of Bays have provided a bequest to the Foundation in their will.  The Legacy Circle provides formal recognition of the generosity of those who have been so thoughtful in providing a lasting legacy to our lake community for the benefit of future generations.
  • Karen Girling
  • Bruce MacLellan
  • Barbara Mills
  • Judith Mills
  • Victoria Weaver
  • Estate of Dr Cathy Charles
  • Estate of Marianne Girling

 

Our Results
  • Acquired over 50 per cent of the Lower Oxtongue River for permanent protection, including 6.5 km of shoreline.
  • Preserved one mile of natural shoreline and 47-acres of forest at Port Cunnington.
  • Partnered with the Ontario Heritage Trust to be the steward of the 100-acre Pyke property near Brown's Brae.
  • Recognized more than 30 building owners with plaques for heritage property protection.
  • Encouraged the Township to create a Heritage Committee of Council to encourage protection.
  • Rescued the Bigwin ferry from a sunken mooring in 1991 and conducted feasibility studies to transfer to the current Navigation Society for restoration.
  • Established the Harriet T. Weaver Memorial Trust which funds two bursaries each year to assist one student from each of Bracebridge and Huntsville high schools to help pay for their first year of university or college.
Events
08.18.18
Annual General Meeting 2018
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07.28.18
Silent Boat Rally 2018
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07.25.18
Workshop for Americans: Canadian taxes and your Lake of Bays Property
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07.21.18
Bees & Pollinator Monitoring - Marsh's Falls
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07.15.18
Butterfly, Dragonfly, Damselfly Count
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06.09.18
Bird Count 2018
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Contact Us

Lake of Bays Heritage Foundation
P.O. Box 81
Baysville, Ontario
P0B 1A0

416-433-2174
info@lakeofbaysheritage.ca