August 11th to 13th, 2017

Past Home & Garden Presidents

In 1935 Ladies were finally accepted on the Board. They were given charge of the Ladies Fancy Work and Cooking Entry Classes. From then until 1972, the Ladies Division (Exhibit Hall) was administered in conjunction with the Glengarry Women’s Institute.


Some of the Presidents during this era were:

? – ? Susan Clark
? – ? Gweneth Sangster
? – ? Marguerite Ross
? – ? Bessie Cumming
1954-1955 Nancy Escoth
1957-1958 Bertha Fraser
1961 Jean Thompson
1962-1963 Marguerite McLeod
1964-1967 Jean McGee
1968-1969 Jessie Leclerc

In November 1972, the Ladies Division separated from the Women’s Institute and the first Ladies
Division President was elected. The division’s name was later changed to Home & Garden Division.

1972-1977 Anna Mae Wightman
1978-1979 Aggie Petrie
1980-1981 Sue Harrington
1982-1983 Dorothy Croll
1984-1985 Annabell McNaughton
1986-1987 Pat Ager
1988-1989 Amy Ward
1990-1991 Marg Laplante
1992-1994 Cheryl Wightman
1995-1996 Joyce Madden
1997-1998 Pat Durin
1999-2000 Kim Craig
2001-2002 Janis Pasco
2003 Rob Goodbun
2004-2005 Margo Poirier
2006-2007 Tara McRae
2008-2009 Shona Fraser
2010-2012 Karen Dixon
2013-2014 Shannon MacCuaig
2015-2016 Rose MacCulloch

If you have information that would help us fill in our missing dates, etc., please contact:
Jay Woollven at 613-347-3598.