A New Sign for the Old Post

A New Sign for the Old Post

Downtown Harriston is typically pretty quiet in the early morning hours – but not so this morning! The crew arrived just after 7 a.m. to install the beautiful (and much awaited) handcrafted sign post that confirms the Old Post is alive and well. The crew prepares to...
Removing the Old Post Bell

Removing the Old Post Bell

We’ve been anticipating this day since we began renovations late last fall. Repair of the roof is critical so that all of the work already completed inside isn’t in vain – and that means removing the precariously balanced 1,000 lb. bell, and its rotted...
Harriston 55+ Club Donates to Clock Tower Fund

Harriston 55+ Club Donates to Clock Tower Fund

Last week a few members of the Harriston 55+ Club stopped by The Old Post to present Michael and Sue Hendrick (building owners) with a very generous donation to the Clock Tower and Bell Restoration Fund! We are thrilled to share that with this donation, the community...
Next Artists’ Co-op Gallery Meeting: May 5

Next Artists’ Co-op Gallery Meeting: May 5

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our artists’ co-op gallery discussion and idea exchange last month! It was refreshing to hear from so many working artists and arts supporters in our region, and helped to validate the concept of an artists’ cooperative gallery...
Want to see local art inside The Old Post?Join us March 17!

Want to see local art inside The Old Post?
Join us March 17!

The vision for The Old Post has always been as a vibrant hub of art and business in the region, one that showcases the professional and creative talents of our community, while providing shared space to create and engage in arts-focused activities. With our first...
A Short History of The Old Post Bell

A Short History of The Old Post Bell

Throughout the renovation process, we’ve uncovered so many fascinating components of The Old Post’s history through personal anecdotes and within the building itself. Our friends at the Harriston Historical Society share our passion for the...
How You Can Support the Clock Tower Restoration

How You Can Support the Clock Tower Restoration

Today is #GivingTuesday, a day to show your support for local charities and community projects. While The Old Post is not a registered charity, we hope you’ll agree that restoring this historic building not only honours the our community history and past...
Get a Peek Inside The Old Post – This Saturday!

Get a Peek Inside The Old Post – This Saturday!

If our Facebook photos haven’t been enough to satisfy your curiosity, you can get a peek inside The Old Post this Saturday, December 5th, as part of the Harriston Curling Club’s 8th Annual Christmas Rocks home tour. Tickets are $20 (available at Harriston...