Why You Should Buy a Home in Brooklin (Whitby, Ontario)
Tuesday Jan 09th, 2018Share
There are multiple reasons why to call the Village of Brooklin your home. From the old feel downtown core, to the park where a majority of community inspired events occur, to the surrounded protected green lands, and to the spirit of the Village feel. Residential growth is occurring but to remain a village plans have been put into place to ensure no future commercial growth as like in other sprawling communities.
The Village of Brooklin is located within the Town of Whitby at the intersection of Highway 12 and Highway 7 North part of Whitby. Downtown Brooklin is a designated a heritage conservation district under Part V of the Ontario Heritage Act.
The Brooklin Community Centre & Library offers a variety of recreational and educational programming. It hosts a seniors' activity room, youth centre, dedicated pre-school program space, gymnasium, craft room, multi-purpose banquet room, meeting rooms, and the Brooklin Branch Library.
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The Brooklin hockey arena at Luther Vipond Arena, which offers activities from recreational and competitive ice skating and ice hockey. As well soccer fields, baseball diamonds, outdoor tennis courts, basketball grounds, a outdoor roller blade and skate board park, and a multitude of natural walking trails.
5 Reasons to live in the Village of Brooklin:
1. BROOKLIN SPRING FAIR
The Brooklin Spring Fair which is organized by the Brooklin Agricultural Society, which is a 4 day event and has everything a fair is and more. From the midway rides to the exhibits, outdoor and tent shows, demolition derby, tractor pull, live music, and live animal shows. If you are looking for something fun to do then the Brooklin Spring Fair is it.
2. BROOKLIN SUMMER ART FEST:
If you are fan of live music, performing arts, visual art exhibits, and food vendors then the Brooklin Summer Art Fest is another reason to live in Brooklin and enjoy the summer.
3. BROOKLIN’S 'MUSIC IN THE PARK':
Love to listen to music with a cold drink surrounded by family and friends in a beautiful small village atmosphere. Well the Village of Brooklin is the place for this. Throughout the summer 1 day each week there is live out door music being played for everyone to enjoy at Brooklin’s downtown Grass Park. Come on by and have a great time for you and your family.
4. BROOKLIN HARVEST FESTIVAL:
Fall of past times happens in Brooklin. Enjoy the time of the harvest along side the farmers which come to the Village of Brooklin. When you are in Brooklin you enjoy what the fall brings, from the rich autumn colours and fantastic fall produce; come by and enjoy the festivities at downtown Brooklin’s Grass Park. There is a lot of fun activities to bring in the fall in Brooklin many entertainment and activities for all ages, and a silent auction to support local causes.
5. BROOKLIN CHRISTMAS IN THE VILLAGE
Ever wonder where that “old feel” Christmas feel went? Well when you live in Brooklin you will get just that. Dress the kids up with warm clothes and come on by Downtown Brooklin at Grass Park for the annual Christmas event in the Village of Brooklin. Come on by centre of town and wonder through the experience of the Christmas of the past which is happening present day in Brooklin. Rediscover the magic and wonder of a village winter time with the traditions of the past. Sing festive songs, sip hot coco and celebrate the winter season, and glance at the wonder of the lighting of the Brooklin Downtown Christmas tree. And kids of all ages might be surprised with a visit from Santa. Come enjoy a time of outdoor fun at this yearly event because Brooklin is truly a village tolive in.
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Brooklin is a place like no other. The downtown has a lot to offer for many wants and needs. Several home décor shops, restaurants, yoga studios. The key to remember is that though it is in the Town of Whitby area the village feel will remain due to the the environmentally protected lands south of Brooklin will ensure there will always be open space between the Village of Brooklin and the Town of Whitby.
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The key to keeping its old small town feel will be through the downtown area. This is why Brooklin will keep functioning like a traditional community that emanates from the centre. This is a reason why Brooklin leadership will not be allowing malls just coming up which occurs like in a traditional community growth.
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