Events ~ What's Happening & What's Coming Up

Recreation & Learning  Classes, workshops, activities

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Walk the Halls
Every Tue, Every Thu, Jan 23 to May 28
Madawaska Valley District High School
5:30 - 7:30 pm

Walking in the halls for all ages.

Free!! Everyone Welcome!!

Just sign in and walk.
Please bring indoor shoes.

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Scottish Country Dancing
Every Tue, Jan 7 to May 12
Eganville Legion, Veterans Way Eganville
7 pm
$6 class or $75 session

Give Scottish Country Dancing a try!

You'll dance lively Reels, Jigs and elegant Strathspeys.

Everyone will be new and learning at the same time, so give it a go!

Your first class is free! Then $6 per class or $75 for the full session.

No partner or previous experience required. Just wear comfortable clothes and soft soled shoes.

Jody Kulas
Phone:873-353-4778
Email:rcdancescottish@gmail.com

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Zumba in Killaloe
Every Mon, Every Wed, Jan 13 to May 25
Killaloe Lions Hall
Mon 6:30 - 7:30
Wed 5:30 - 6:30
$100 session; $7 drop-in

'Ease on down' into those familiar Zumba grooves!

Classes continue through May on Monday & Wednesday

$100 Session rate for one class per week

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Killaloe Mindfulness Group
Every Wed, Jan 8 to Mar 25
12 North Street, Killaloe
7 to 9 pm
$2 suggested donation

All ages and beginners welcome

Mediation followed by tea and group discussion

Bring a cushion if you have one

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Fun Fitness
Mon Jan 6
BLR Community Centre in Palmer Rapids and Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre in Barry's Bay
$125 Drop in - $10

Barry's Bay

Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre

Registration - Mon. Jan 6, 6:30 pm

Monday & Wednesday - 7 pm

Starting Monday Jan. 13

Ending Wed. March 4


Palmer Rapids

BLR Community Centre

Registration - Tues. Jan 7, 6:30 pm

Tuesday & Thursday - 7 pm

Starting Tues. Jan. 14

Ending Thurs. Mar. 5


Bring water bottle and wear comfortable clothes and shoes

for more into, call Norma Woods at 613-583-7971 or normawoods7@gmail.com

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Madawaska Valley Dance Classes
Every Mon, Feb 25 2019
Madawaska Valley Dance, Wilno
And other days and times

Adult Dance Classes

Line Dance
Barre Physique
Yoga
Body Sculpt
Swing Dance


Also French Classes

For schedule & pricing, see the website (address below).


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Free Skills Training

Free Training For Eligible Adults

Short courses this Fall
Eganville - Computer Skills for Writing and Budgeting
Every Thursday for 8 - 10 Weeks,
starts Thursday, Sept. 29

Pikwakanagan - Essential Skills for Internet and Email
Every Tuesday for 6 - 8 weeks,
Starts Tuesday, Sept. 27

Barry's Bay - Computer Skills for Budgeting
Every Monday 6 - 8 weeks,
Starts Monday, Sept. 26

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Events at Killaloe Public Library


Board Games Night

Everything Thursday evening - 6 pm, beginning Oct. 3.


info@killaloelibrary.ca 613-757-2211


Brown Bag Lunch


Last Wednesday of every month at 12 noon at the Killaloe Library (lower level) - watch an inspiring and informative online talk followed by discussion. Bring your lunch and join the conversation!


ComputerTutorials

One-on-one computer tutorials - you choose what you want to learn.

Call for an appointment- 613-757-2211


The Parent-Child Mother Goose Program begins Thursday September 15th from 10-11am, and continues each Thursday morning.
Enjoy and hour of rhymes, songs and stories with your child.
Free for parents and children.


Babes in Bookland - Returns Wed. Sept. 26 at 10:15 am

Please join me at our reading and storytelling time for babies and children every Wednesday from 10:15 to 11:00 am. For infants up to pre-kindergarteners,

Interlibrary Loans

Internet Access
E-ResourcesAccess to over 10,000 magazine, newspaper and journal articles. Free downloads of audio books and Ebooks, as well as free access to Ancestry.com.

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Quadeville Community Access Centre
Local High Speed Internet Access
Training and assistance
Hours:
Tue & Wed ~ 1 to 4:30
Thur ~ 1 to 6:30
Fri ~ 9 to 4
 
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Bonnechere Library Activities

MINDFUL MEDITATION WRITING WORKSHOPS
January 6th, 2020 to January 27th 2020
Every: Monday
Location: Bonnechere Union Public Library
There are Mindful Meditation Writing Workshops Mondays in January at 1 pm at the Bonnechere Union Public Library. Come for the mediation, stay for the creative writing! FREE Workshops hosted by Bright Star.


FRI. JAN. 17TH- BIAK Mobile Indigenous Cultural Teachings
Join Bonnechere Family Care Services at BUPL for part one of our ongoing Indigenous teachings, crafting, language, drumming and more. Open to everyone. 10:30 am start! Please call for more information: 613-628-2400

SAT. JAN. 25TH- FAMILY LITERACY DAY ALPHABET SCAVENGER HUNT
Celebrate Family Literacy Week by getting outside with your family and searching for a letter of the alphabet! Find a letter, bring in to BUPL between 10 am and 3 pm to redeem a prize, and get a hot chocolate! One letter per person. HAVE FUN!


ALL OF FEBRUARY- BLIND DATE WITH A BOOK
Uncover your next book affair! All month long, wrapped-up books will be available for choosing at BUPL. If you don't like your discovery, you can return it. No hard feelings!


WED. FEB. 12TH- VALENTINE'S DAY BAKE SALE
The BUPL Pre-Teens will be hosting a bake sale, just in time for Valentine’s Day. 5-8 pm. All proceeds support youth programming. If you’d like to donate baking, please contact bee@bonnechereupl.com


FEB 23RD -29TH -FREEDOM TO READ WEEK
Come check-out BUPL’s challenged books display, events, and promotions all week long. Reaffirm your commitment to intellectual freedom, which is guaranteed to you under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms!!


ZOOM eHUB
BUPL is the satellite office for The Women's Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County. If you or someone you know is in need of support services, please don't hesitate to contact BUPL or Jancy Brown direct at publiceducation@wsac.ca

(CHRONICLES OF) YARNIA
A knitting, crocheting, and yarn club for all skill levels. BYOH/N (Bring Your Own Hooks/Needles), we have tons of yarn! In September we'll resume to bi-weekly meets, starting on the 6th


STORY TIME WITH CLEMENTINE- TUESDAYS AT 11AM
Join BUPL for this 8 week session on hamster habits, lifestyle, and learn about our very own library hamster, Clementine! Session starts Tuesday, September 3rd.
PRE-TEEN/TEEN NIGHT RESUMES! WED. SEP. 4th
Youth Advisory Committee nominations and elections take place on on the 4th at 5pm, and carries on at 5pm througout the school year. Teen fun starts at 6!


EGANVILLE PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB

An inclusive club for all levels and skills! This month the focus is on
light. Bring 3 photos to share with the others. 7-9 pm! Hosted by Gregg Parsons.
Join us every third Wednesday of the month from 7-9 pm and talk photography! Open to all, and completely free!

New! Mondays: Tech Aid
We are dedicated to helping those in need of help with technology, both on and offline, every Monday at 1pm. Registration appreciated.

Alternating Tuesdays: Franco-Lire Kids' Storytime
Parlez-vous francais? Every other Tuesday, we're hosting a special French-language storytime for children at 11am!


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First Aid/CPR Training

Nationally recognized certification.

Courses always running in the area. Small groups. Fun, friendly and dynamic sessions.

WHIMS & GPS also available.

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Bay Library Programs & Events

Lego Club

First meeting - Saturday, Jan. 18, 2 - 4 pm
5 years and up


Toddler Time - Every Friday from January 17th to February 28th

A chance for kids to visit the library for programming exclusively for them. There will be story time, crafts, and music to help educate and entertain the kids.

Story and Craft Hour

1 to 2 pm

Wednesdays - 3 - 6 years old

Thursdays - 7 - 12 years old

Saturday Story Time

10 to 10:30 am - ages 3 to 6


Computer Tutorials
To Register, contact the Library

Excellent databases are available on travel, teen health & wellness, careers & health as well as downloadable books for eReaders

Ebooks & Audio Books are available with a library membership. We also have a new selection of large print & books on CD

Museum Passes available for free loan to visit museums in Ottawa & other areas

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Activities Plus

Zumba and Boot Camp
Temporarily suspended

TOPS
Wed ~ 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Activities Plus provides:
• Personal computer training
• Online training & webinars
• Wi-Fi connections

Call for more information

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Bingos All Over
Every Mon, Dec 18 2017
Weekly Bingos in the Valley

Palmer Rapids & Area Lions Club

at the Combermere Community Centre

Wednesdays

Doors open at 6 pm

Bingo starts at 7 pm

Makwa Center
Golden Lake First Nation
Mondays
~ Doors open at 4:30 pm
~ Warmups at 6:45 pm
$1000 Jackpot
Smoking & Non Smoking Available




Eganville Legion
Thursdays
Doors open at 6 pm
Bingo at 7 pm


Barry's Bay Legion

Thursday Dec. 5

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BB Heritage/Geneology Society
3rd Wed, Jan 1 to Nov 30 2019
Railway Station
Barry’s Bay
7 pm

Want To Dig Up Roots In Your Family Tree?

We meet to help one another solve puzzles in our genealogy research

3rd Wednesday of every month. No meeting in December

New members are always welcome.

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Adult Fitness Classes
Every Fri, Nov 22 2019
Lester Smith & Madawaska Community Centre
7 pm

Lester Smith - 10 to 11 am

Madawaska Community Centre - 1 to 2 pm


For for information, call 613-757-3108 x 222

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Algonquin Bound

637-5508
Canoe and fishing outfitter. Two great locations: Madawaska and Barron Canyon Rd.

Opeongo Seniors' Centre

613-756-0554
A drop-in centre and meeting place for seniors in Barry's Bay and surrounding area. Exercise and activity programs,

Stuart Log Cottage

613-628-3311
An Authentic Log Cabin Experience. On the shore of Mink Lake, in a private wooded setting, this authentic log cabin is

Barry's Bay & Area Public Library

613-756-2000
Summer activities program for children, Internet access, word processing, books for all ages, memberships

Barry's Bay Senior Home Support

756-2772
Subsidized transportation for seniors, information & referral services, co-ordinate

Queenswood National Real Estate Ltd.

613-756-2477
Residential, commercial, farm & recreational properties,

Ash Grove Inn & Restaurant

613-756-7672
Open year-round, seven days a week. Lakeside dining and accomodations with sidedoor bar & billiards. Ask about our

Bonnechere Union Public Library

613-628-2400
Lending books, audio & video. Providing children and adult learning/recreation