Spotlight

29th New Ross Christmas Festival

November 22, 2022

The 29th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival is fast approaching! It is set to have the same spectacular downhome feel as years gone by with new additions to add to…Read more >

Social Evening & Silent Auction

November 15, 2022

Come One, Come All-To our fabulous, Social Evening & Silent Auction.  This is your official invite to what will be a guaranteed good time!  We have live & silent auctions,…Read more >

Remembrance Banners

November 1, 2022

This year, New Ross, is doing a little something different to remember the veterans of our community. You may have seen the remembrance banners displayed on telephone poles throughout the…Read more >

Community Cupboard

September 20, 2022

A wonderful new opportunity located at the New Ross Family Resource Centre! What is a Community Cupboard? A Community Cupboard is used anyone can access non-perishable food and hygiene products….Read more >

Food Boxes and Seed Kits!

March 10, 2022

The New Ross Family Resource will be offering two fantastic programs again this spring, Food Boxes and Seed Kits!  The Produce Food Boxes will be running monthly again this year…Read more >

28th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival

November 25, 2021

The 28th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival is fast approaching! It is set to have the same spectacular downhome feel as years gone by while following COVID protocol. You’ll find…Read more >

Virtual Silent Auction!

November 16, 2021

PLEASE NOTE: This event is going VIRTUAL this year!!  The Silent Auction is an annual event hosted by the New Ross Regional Development Society in support of projects in the community of…Read more >

New Ross Fun Facts!

June 8, 2021

The famous American poet and distinguished New York preacher Robert Norwood (1874 – 1932) was born in New Ross; a monument has been erected in his honour on the grounds…Read more >

Spring is in the Air!

April 6, 2021

April showers bring May flowers…and more signs of Spring! It’s getting exciting hearing some peepers, the birds excitedly chirping, and the days getting longer.  Along with that, are more programs…Read more >

February Fun

February 5, 2021

Feeling a bit of the winter “blahs”.  There is still great ways for fun to be had in New Ross! Take some time to get outside for a snowshoe hike,…Read more >

Tree lighting and Fireworks!

December 8, 2020

Even though the New Ross Christmas Festival was cancelled this year, there was still Christmas celebrations to be had! Friday evening, Santa made his annual visit for the lighting the…Read more >

27th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival_cancelled

November 19, 2020

Statement From: New Ross Regional Development Society (Nov 28) As an organization we have to be cautious about having visitors come to our community. As a result we have made…Read more >

We Will Remember

November 5, 2020

Remembrance Day occurs in Canada each November 11, which marks the date and time when armies stopped fighting World War I. on November 11th at 11am in 1918 (the eleventh…Read more >

Trail Art Project

October 20, 2020

An exciting opportunity is on the horizon! The Municipality of Chester is currently seeking proposals for public art pieces that will be permanent attractions along prominent sections of recreational trails…Read more >

What’s Happening in October

October 6, 2020

Fall has certainly put on a beautiful display of color and the fresh crisp air is making it lovely to be outside exploring trails and having mini staycations. New Ross…Read more >

The New Ross Community Food Project

January 3, 2020

There is a lovely group of individuals in our community that are passionate about “everyone being able to get the food that they need for their health and enjoy it…Read more >

Christmas Festival a Success!

December 18, 2019

The 26th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival was a huge success! The weatherman and Mother Nature provided  us with a wonderful weekend, and hundreds of people took advantage. The festival…Read more >

26th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival

November 26, 2019

The 26th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival is fast approaching! It is set to have the same spectacular downhome feel as years gone by with new additions to add to…Read more >

Social Evening & Silent Auction

November 12, 2019

Come One, Come All-To our fabulous, Social Evening & Silent Auction.  This is your official invite to what will be a guaranteed good time!  We have live & silent auctions,…Read more >

We Will Remember

November 1, 2019

Remembrance Day occurs in Canada each November 11, which marks the date and time when armies stopped fighting World War I. on November 11th at 11am in 1918 (the eleventh…Read more >

The New Ross Community Food Project

March 29, 2019

There is a lovely group of individuals in our community that are passionate about “everyone being able to get the food that they need for their health and enjoy it…Read more >

Fun & Fitness + ice?!

February 12, 2019

It has been one of those winters hasn’t it.  Freezing rain, after a bit of snow, a slight thaw, freezing temperatures with some rain then snow to create… ice, ice…Read more >

Christmas Festival a success!

December 17, 2018

The 25th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival was a huge success! The weatherman and Mother Nature provided  us with a wonderful weekend, and hundreds of people took advantage. The festival…Read more >

25th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival!

December 4, 2018

The 25th Annual New Ross Christmas Festival is fast approaching!  It is set to have the same spectacular downhome feel as years gone by with new additions to add to…Read more >

Social Evening & Silent Auction

November 6, 2018

Come One, Come All-To our fabulous winter wonderland, Social Evening & Silent Auction.  This is your official invite to what will be a guaranteed good time!  We have live &…Read more >

We Will Remember

November 2, 2017

Remembrance Day occurs in Canada each November 11, which marks the date and time when armies stopped fighting World War I. on November 11th at 11am in 1918 (the eleventh…Read more >

Shifting “Local”

April 19, 2017

It seems we’re seeing a shift in popularity lately to support local and buy local. The Ray Ivany report has tried to promote the idea of supporting our own communities…Read more >

200th Anniversary-Packing the Time Capsule

January 13, 2017

New Ross remembers 2016 as a “year long celebration”.  We marked the 200th anniversary with wonderful events, anniversary musings, spectacular enthusiasm, friends old & new, laughter, food! and memories to…Read more >

New Ross celebrates its 200th birthday

August 22, 2016

For many, marking the 200th anniversary of the founding of New Ross was another reason to return to a place that “will always be home.” Hundreds of people gathered in…Read more >

New Ross-Recipient of the 2016 Lt. Governor’s Community Spirit Award!

May 19, 2016

That’s the spirit! New Ross 200th Anniversary Committee is pleased to share the news that New Ross is a recipient of the 2016 Lieutenant Governor’s Community Spirit Award. The Lieutenant…Read more >

CBC Information Morning-Live in New Ross! & Learning Centre grand opening!

April 27, 2016

As part of the opening events for the new Learning Centre, CBC Information Morning is doing a live radio broadcast from the Ross Farm Museum!  On Thursday May 5th, from…Read more >

Secrets Revealed!-New Ross’ 150th Time Capsule & Book Launch

January 15, 2016

  During the 150th anniversary of New Ross a time capsule was packed. It has been in storage ever since. On Sunday, January 24 this capsule will be opened by…Read more >

Christmas Festival Thank You!

December 13, 2015

The 22nd New Ross Christmas Festival is over with for another year. The weatherman and Mother Nature provided  us with a wonderful weekend, and hundreds of people took advantage. The…Read more >

Silent Auction..a HUGE success

November 15, 2015

From the decorations, to the refreshments, to the items themselves, the Social Evening and Silent Auction, held at the Forties Community Centre, on Nov 6th, was considered a huge success…Read more >

We Will Remember

November 7, 2015

Remembrance Day occurs in Canada each November 11, which marks the date and time when armies stopped fighting World War I. on November 11th at 11am in 1918 (the eleventh…Read more >

Social Evening & Silent Auction Invite

November 1, 2015

Come One, Come All-To our fabulous winter wonderland, Social Evening & Silent Auction.  This is your official invite to what will be a guaranteed good time!  We have live &…Read more >

New Ross Announces Funding, Introduces 40’ Legacy Project

September 29, 2015

NEW ROSS – $76,000 in funding, and a 40’ mural that celebrates the community’s heritage were the focus of a morning announcement organized by the New Ross 200th Anniversary Committee….Read more >

Home Support Exercise Program-A Huge Success!

September 3, 2015

A wonderful program that caught the eye of, The New Ross Family Resource Centre (NRFRC), was the Home Support Exercise Program (HSEP) developed by the Canadian Centre for Activity and…Read more >

South Canoe Turbines Complete!

May 20, 2015

The South Canoe Wind Project, governed by Oxford Frozen Foods, with operations & maintenance by Acciona Energy, was proposed as an answer to the Province.  The province set a renewable…Read more >