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

Kids  Events for and about kids

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Children's Christmas Party in the Bay
Sat Dec 7
Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre, Barry's Bay
1 - 3 pm

Join the Madawaska Valley Lions Club and Santa at the community centre after the parade.

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Breakfast with Santa
Sun Dec 8
Killaloe Lions Hall
9 - 11 am
$8; under 10 - $4; under 2 - Free
Pancakes, sausages, baked beans, scrambled eggs

Tickets at the door

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Game On! Youth Activities Program
Mon Sep 23 to Wed Dec 18
various locations
3 - 6 pm
free

Get Back In The Game!

Play games and sports. Enjoy art, crafts, music and more. Create and enjoy healthy snacks, Challenge yourself to learn new skills


For everyone in grades 3 - 8

Killaloe, Whitney, Palmer Rapids, Barrys Bay, Combermere


To register call 613-757-3108

youth@crc-renfrewcounty.com

www.facebook.com/CRCCGameOn/

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Music Classes for preschoolers in Madawaska
Every Sat, Oct 5 to Dec 21
Madawaska Complex
10 am

Now that the big kids are back to school, what about your little ones?

Starting Saturday, Oct. 5, there will be a music class for your preschooler at the Madawaska Complex.

Classes (45 minutes long), will start at 10 am and run for 10 Saturdays, until Christmas

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Madawaska Valley Girl Guides
Every Tue, Sep 30
St. John Bosco School
6 to 7 p.m.

Registration - Monday, Sept. 30 - 6 - 7 pm, St. John Bosco Separate School

Weekly meetings begin Sept. 30, 2019

6 - 7 p.m.

To register, visit girlguides.ca

800-565-8111

For girls 5 to 17 years old

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Bay Library Programs & Events


Book Launch with Katie Baklinski

Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 10:00 am
Join Katie for the launch of her book My Little Book of Patrons, a new picture book about patron saints who show up to help in everyday situations. All children and their families are welcome for cookies, colouring pages, and a small read aloud.


Food for Fines - Until Oct. 26 - overdue fines will be reduced by $2 for every non-perishable item donated. All donations will go to the Madawaska Valley Food Bank.

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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Madawaska Valley Dance
Join Madawaska Valley Dance for ballet, jazz, hip hop, and more in Wilno!

Most classes begin the week of September 10th and many classes have already sold out!

Check out Madawaska Valley Dance's schedule overview below and check Dance Class Registration off your to-do list.

For more information including class descriptions, prices, and discounts, visit us at www.madawaskavalleydance.com
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Toy Bus
A mobile family resource centre.
Playgroups where children, parents & caregivers come to play, make
crafts, paint, socialize, & to borrow toys, books, & videos.

Summer Schedule:
No Play Groups in July
Outdoor Play in August
 - Tue Killaloe Station Park
 - Wed Eganville Centennial Park
 - Thu Barry's Bay; pines by St. Hedwig's Church

Winter Schedule
Killaloe ~ Killaloe Public School ~ Tues 10 - 11:30 am
Palmer Rapids ~ Wesleyan Church ~ Tues 10 - 11:30 am
Cobden ~ Agricultural Hall ~Wed 10 - 11:30 am
Eganville ~ Eganville Lutheran Church ~ Wed 10 - 11:30
Whitney ~ St. Martins of Tour ~ Wed 10 - 11:30 am
Barry's Bay ~ 48 Bay St. ~ Thurs 10 - 11:30 am
Toy Bus
Community Resource Centre
Killaloe
613-757-3108

www.crc-renfrewcounty.com
 
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Bonnechere Library Activities

INSPIRE, GROW, UNLEASH YOUR CREATIVE SPIRIT
November 1st, 2019 to November 30th 2019
Every: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday
Location: Bonnechere Union Public Library
November is Natural Novel Writing Month and it is the perfect time to hone your writing skills with the plethora of workshops at the Bonnechere Union Public Library.
Inspire Mondays - Meditation Writing Workshop
Grow Wednesdays - Writing Workshops with various authors/topics
Unleash Saturdays - The Makerspace will be your make-shift office for the day
For more information please contact: bee@bonnechereupl.com

LETTERS TO SANTA - November 7

Come write your letter to Santa on Thursday, November 7th, 6 pm at the Bonnechere Union Public Library. Learn how to address a real life envelope! Hot chocolate and candy canes!


RED HOT MOMMAS November 13
The Red Hot Mommas will be entertaining at the Eganville Seniors Centre on November 13th at 1:30 pm.


PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE BOOK CLUB - THU. NOV. 21st @ 4PM
Come discuss "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Call to reserve your copy! Or check one out on Libby!


IN-HOUSE FINANCIAL ADVISER- THU. NOV. 21st @ 6PM
Kelvin Murray is back from Edward Jones Financial for a Money Talk! He's the guy with the answers (come with all your questions). 6-8pm.


5TH ANNUAL BUPL ROCKS! FUNDRAISER CONCERT!!! SAT. NOV. 23RD @ 6:30 PM
This year we are featuring WinterMonths (it's their CD release party!) and Ottawa rocker Graven! There will be a silent auction, the super-fun kids’ table, and the icing on the cake (there might also be cake) is it's an all ages/licensed event! Join us for this staff-led, intergenerational, fun night for the whole family!
Doors at 6:30 pm, bands at 7! $10 suggested donation at the door!


PARENT TALKS: Your kids, their bodies, and sexual health- THU. NOV. 28th @ 2pm & 6pm
The WSAC is offering TWO workshops for parents on this BIG topic! How do you talk to your children about their bodies and sexual health? The workshop is drop-in, but registration is kindly appreciated. Contact bee@bonnechereupl.com for more information

BUPL CHOIR- WED. DEC. 11th @ 6 PM
Come to BUPL to sing your heart out to Christmas tunes! Fun guaranteed! All ages. No experience necessary. Bring your ugly voice and your ugly sweater!!
ANGEL TREE DEADLINE- FRI. DEC. 12th
Grab a star from our Angel Tree and help a local family in need this holiday season. Return unwrapped gift, with star attached, by noon on Thursday December 12th. Your kindness and generosity is appreciated, on behalf of the Eganville Foodbank and BUPL!

(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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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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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
Killaloe
A few spaces remain for the (adult) Horse Minded program beginning Sept 12th, meeting at 10 am. Limited to 6-8 participants. Please email info@hopereinstherapy.com for more information or to register
613-757-1078
www.vanderbrookfarm.blogspot.com

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613-754-5381
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Mountainview Cottage Resort

613-625-2971
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Algonquin Bound

637-5508
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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,