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

Sports & Outdoors  Tournaments, derbies, games, rallies, races

Teen's Broomball Clinic/Scrimmage
Sun Dec 8
Palmer Rapids Community Centre
6 - 7 pm
$25 plus $5 per night

Is it your last year in the MV Broomball League?

Do you want to learn the Ontario/?Canadian Broomball rules?

Do you want to play broomball at a Provincial/National level?

Are you age 13-17 (Grade 8 - 12)?

8 week clinic, 1 hour session per week

Equipment needed: Helmet with cage, shin guards, broomball shoes (not running shoes), Broomball stick, Goalie Equipment (for goalies)

Sign up Dec. 8 - If you can't make it that night call before Dec. 8 to book your spot

First night on ice will depend on rink start-up/weather.

Contact Nic Neuman at 613-295-3181

Learn to Curl Program
Fri Nov 1
Killaloe Curling Club, 34 Cameron St.
7 pm

Seven week program for adults

Knowledgeable instruction and all equipment provided.

For info & registration call Gerard 613-757-2557

Eganville Horticultural Society
Mon Nov 18
Eganville Legion
7 pm

Eganville & Area
Horticultural Society

Refreshments and social time 7 pm
Meeting begins at 7:30.

6:00 pm - Pot Luck Dinner
7:30 pm - AGM with special awards, committee reports for 2019 and election of the Executive and Board of Directors for 2020

Nov. 26 - Annual Christmas Dinner - open to the public
Speaker - Tina Liu - Tulip Legacy of the National Capital Commission
Bar opens at 5 pm, dinner at 6 pm.
Advance tickets only, $25, call 613-628-2745

Everyone Welcome!

Opeongo Hills Nordic Ski Club
Opeongo Hills - Brudenell

Come Ski with us this Winter

Enjoy nine kilometres of groomed cross-country ski trails near Killaloe, Wilno, Barry's Bay & Foymount
Top of Drohan Road, intersection of Opeongo Road & 512, Brudenell
Group and private lessons available. See OHNSC website.


Saturday November 23 and Sunday November 24 - 10 am to 2 pm
Saturday November 30 - noon to 4 pm
Bring: raspberry-pruning device, gloves, eye protection, ear protection, water, snacks plus handsaws, pruners and/or loppers and a backpack.
NOTE! Trail signage is NOT up yet (we take it down every spring).
Saturday December 8 • in the afternoon
Join us for our annual Yurt Social... at Diane's Yurt! We'll do a bit of trail clearing, drink hot chocolate and enjoy a bonfire. You can also register for your annual membership. And...last year, we were lucky enough to open for skiing on that date!

MV Garden Club
3rd Thu, Nov 21
7:30 pm

Nov. 21 Meeting

7:00 pm: ELECTIONS
7:30 pm: SPEAKER: Ritsuko Honda, MV Horticultural Society. Topic: Winter Decorations
Our own member Ritsuko will create a variety of winter decorations, including a table centre piece and an outdoor wreath. She is happy to share techniques and knowledge she has learned through her 25-year experience as a flower arranger. This will also be a preparing session for our 2020 Flower and Vegetable Show! Her creations will be raffled off at the end of the meeting to donate to a community charity.
Please bring a donation for the MV Food Bank. Every year we collect several hundred dollars worth of non-perishable foods and cash donations to help those less fortunate in our community.
No exhibits this month. Have a wonderful winter, and see you at our January 16, 2020 meeting!

Recreational Volleyball
Every Mon, Oct 28 to Apr 28
Madawaska Valley District High School
7 - 8 pm

Everyone Welcome!

Public Skating

Indoor Skating

Public skating - Eganville Arena

Sundays and school breaks 3 to 4:15 pm (unless otherwise noted)

FREE Public Skating

Sunday, Dec. 1 - sponsor - Hilltop Tabernacle Church

Sunday, Dec. 8 - sponsor - Bonnechere Caves.

Sunday, Dec. 15 - sponsor - Shawn McFarland, Keller Williams Integrity Realty

Sunday, Dec. 22 - sponsor - Eganville Shell

Monday, Dec. 23 - sponsor - Eagle Tax

Thursday, Dec.26 - sponsor - Eganville Home Hardware

Friday, Dec. 27 - sponsor - Eganville Foodland.

Sunday, Dec.29 - sponsor - Eganville Country Store

Monday, Dec.30 - sponsor - Riverside Dental

Bring the whole family!

Barry's Bay - Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre
Public Skating
Sundays ~2 - 4 pm ~ $2

Senior Skating - 50+

Mondays 3:30 - 4:30 pm - $2

Free Skate Sponsored by Afelskie Shoes
Sunday, November 10⋅2:00 – 4:00 pm

50+ Free Skating Sponsored by McDougall Insurance
Monday, November 18⋅3:30 – 4:30 pm

50+ Free Skating Sponsored by Mountain View Motel
Monday, November 25⋅3:30 – 4:30 pm

Free Skating Sponsored by the Barry's Bay Recreation Committee

Thursday Dec. 26 - 2 to 4 pm
Outdoor Rinks
Open Christmas to spring
(weather and ice conditions permitting)
This information is subject to change

Barry's Bay ~ Open any time, Free
Combermere ~ Open most of the time, Free
Wilno ~ Open most of the time

Public Skate (no sticks or pucks)
Mon to Fri ~ 5 - 6:30
Sat & Sun ~ 1 - 4 pm

Mon to Fri ~ 6:30 - 9 pm
Sat & Sun ~ 4 - 9 pm

Round Lake
Public Skate (no sticks or pucks)
Mon - Fri ~ 5 - 6:30
Sat & Sun ~ 1 - 4 pm

Mon ~ 6:30 - 8 pm
Tue - Fri ~ 6:30 - 9 pm
Sat & Sun ~ 4 - 9 pm

Mon ~ 8 pm to close

Renfrew County 55+ Games
Fri Feb 7
Deep River Arena
10 to 11 am
$17 or less for prior participants

Prediction Skating

Registration forms available at community arenas or contact

Rules may be found on the OSGA Website

Medal winners qualify for the winter provincial games 2021 in Brant/Brantford

Adult Recreational Badminton
Every Thu, Sep 25
Opeongo High School
7 - 9:00 pm

For more information call Janet at 613-732-1937

or Audrey at 613-628-3547

Adult Recreational Pickleball
Every Tue, Sep 24 to Dec 31
Palmer Rapids Community Centre
2 - 4 pm

Pickleball is a racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis.

Contact Jan:


Vanderbrook Farm
Introduction to Natural Horsemanship

Lessons for Adults & Children
No previous experience necessary

Flexible scheduling
Proven system that teaches safety & confidence first
Vanderbrook Farm
552 Stone Church Road
A few spaces remain for the (adult) Horse Minded program beginning Sept 12th, meeting at 10 am. Limited to 6-8 participants. Please email for more information or to register

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Pleasure Point Resort

Beautiful cottage resort located in Barry's Bay on Trout Lake. Lakeside 1, 2 & 3 bedroom cottages available. Swim,

Wilno Tavern Restaurant

Full service Polish & Canadian cuisine, live entertainment, catering, take-out. Featuring traditional Polish fare

Charlie D's

Movie Rentals, Slickers Pure Homemade Ice Cream, Ulrich's Deli Sausages, Fries & Burgers at the Chip Stand, WiFi

Tyerman & Daughters Inc

Employment counselling services, funded in part by the Government of Canada. Facilitation and consultation.

The Mix Company

An exciting line of Gluten-Free Mixes. Designed to make a gluten-free/wheat-free diet easy, fun, and delicious!

Sands on Golden Lake

Eat, Rest & Play. Lakeside Dining. Newly updated rooms, spacious chalets with fireplaces, beautiful surroundings,

The Granary

Schnitzel House restaurant features unique & affordable German & Canadian cuisine. A locally owned & operated eatery

Direct Bearing - Valley Training

First Aid & CPR Training. Nationally recognized certification. Courses always running in the area. Small groups. Fun,