What is Huron-Perth Boomers?

Local information

Huron/Perth's only free magazine dedicated to adults 50+. Stories are written by local people, for local people.

Distribution locations

Over 10,000 copies are distributed free for pick-up at targeted locations across Huron/Perth, Stratford and St. Marys.

Targeted marketing

The best avenue for advertisers to target the influential and informed adult 50+. Get three months of exposure for your business or event.

In this issue...

From the Publisher...

Hope springs eternal

Spring is a time of hope, rebirth and new beginnings. It’s a time when most of us are focused on the future — the warmer weather that’s sure to come, time in the garden and on the beach, or sipping iced tea on a patio. As we plan for tomorrow, many of our friends and

Read More

Self-care important in winter

It’s easy to be pessimistic about winter, and on one hand — why wouldn’t we be? In Huron/Perth, winter is hard. It’s not easy to navigate local roads caked with ice and snow, and none of us is fond of shovelling our driveways when the weather flares up. Winter is particularly difficult for people with

Read More

We must continue to tell stories of war heroes

In his novel The Issa Valley, the Nobel laureate Czeslaw Milosz wrote a phrase that is sometimes invoked on Remembrance Day “The living owe it to those who no longer can speak to tell their story for them.” This is a portion of our debt to men and women who fought in the major conflicts

Read More

Summer is here!

Audrey Hepburn, the iconic movie actor of the 1950s and ’60s, said that to plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow. It was a characteristically elegant way of re-phrasing an idea many of us heard from our parents when we were growing up — “You reap what you sow.” It’s also a beautiful metaphor

Read More

Welcome to Spring!

I’m going to be honest, I’m a fair-weather type of girl. While I want to love winter – and each year I make big plans to go skiing, snowshoeing, and skating in order to fully embrace our own Great White North of Huron and Perth counties – if I really stop to think about it,

Read More

Welcome to winter!

Since our children were born, parents of older children have been telling me “Enjoy it while you can because time goes so fast.” At the time, as a sleep-deprived young Mom, it was the last thing I wanted to hear; yet I now realize how true it is. I am more aware, with each passing

Read More

Have a story idea or want advertising information? Call Amy Irwin at 519-524-0101 or email amy@huronperthboomers.com.