Due to the level of interest, a second workshop session has been added for the afternoon of 1 June.

Register now for either the morning or afternoon workshop: 


Community Yard Sales 25 May 2024

The Community Associations of Galetta, Kinburn and Fitzory Harbour have decided to join forces and promote the biggest community yard sale that West Carlton has ever seen. This May 25th (rain date is early June) better be ready for a swarm of buyers with fists full of cash eager to spend on your throw aways. So sift through your sheds, burrow about your basements and haul your trinkets and treasures to the curb.

The Galetta Tribune May 2024

Link here for the latest edition of The Tribune

BAKE SALE and Coffee & Tea

The Galetta BAKE SALE and Coffee & Tea will be held in conjunction with the Community Garage Sale on May 25th.

The Bake Sale hours at the Galetta Community Centre are 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Sat. 25th May .....rain or shine! Donations of baking are welcome and can be dropped off at the Galetta Community Centre on Friday, May 24th from 4 to 8:00 PM.

Any questions ...please contact Mary Shoup at 613-623-3562 or e-mail Thanks,

Looking for Bake Sale Donations

We would like to know how much interest there is from the community to provide baked goods for the planned Bake Sale.

We request that baking be packaged ready for sale and labelled (i.e.- Brownies, Lemon Squares, Pie etc.).

Please respond by May 1st to tell us if you will make a donation. If there is not enough interest, the bake sale will be cancelled.

Replies can be sent to or call Peter and Mary Shoup at 613-623-3562.


Galetta Lawn Bowling Club Has Voted To Disband

After 32 years of operation the Galetta Lawn Bowling Club has voted to disband. See the minutes of their final meeting {here}.


At the February meeting of members of the Galetta Community Association it was decided to hold member’s meetings every second month. Meetings of members for the rest of 2024 will be held on April 22, June 24, August 26 and October 28.  There will be no meeting in December.  Members may bring concerns or suggestions to the attention of the Board of Directors at any time by contacting Executive or Board members directly or emailing us from the contact page on our website

Meeting minutes are available by clicking HERE. 

Computer Course for Newbies

We are offering a computer course for beginners of all ages. We would like to limit the size of the class so as to offer a more one-on-one touch.

We are looking into acquiring Chromebooks for those that don’t have a laptop available (deposit will be required).

Please contact us at: .   Leave your contact info and which evenings you would be available Course time will be approximately 5 hours and cost $60.

New Constitution and ByLaws

Go HERE to see the current Galetta Community Association Constitution and By-Laws.

Councillor Kelly's News

The latest news from Councillor Kelly can be found at:

Earlier editions of "The Tribune"

For earlier editions Earlier editions of "The Tribune," GO HERE


Rural Summit 2024 aims to address the unique challenges and opportunities encountered in our rural areas. Some background information on this Summit is found HERE.

A Rural Summit 2024 survey has been gather insights from rural communities. Your participation is important as it will help shape the content and focus of our ward-specific workshop scheduled for 1 June. This workshop will provide an opportunity for in-depth discussions on local issues and brainstorming solutions.

The outcomes of these ward workshops will be integral in shaping the agenda for the Rural Summit 2024, slated for November. Your input will directly contribute to the development of strategies aimed at enhancing the well-being and prosperity of our rural communities.

Your opinion matters. Please take a few moments to complete the survey using the link:


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Community Association Executive

President: Norm Ross

Vice President: Sue Hierlihy

Treasurer: Peter Shoup

Secretary: Emily Bahm

Chair: Terry Hierlihy

Directors: Norm Ross, Barb Jowett, Emily Bahm, Marsha MacGowan, Leah Dean, Peter Shoup, Jim Fergusson, Rachel Brace, Andrew Skull, Sue Hierlihy, Terry Hierlihy

Hall Rentals: Barb Jowett

Hall Maintenance: Norm Ross

Membership: Peter Shoup