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

Community  Community Gatherings like fundraisers, dances, fesivals

Golden Lake Euchre Tournament
Sat Mar 25
Golden Lake Community Center
Hwy 60 and Lake Dore Road
1:00 pm

Community Group Meeting

Coffee and sweets available

Everyone is welcome !

Madawaska Maple Brunch
Sun Mar 26
Madawaska Community Hall
9 am to 1 pm
$9 per plate
$5 per plate children under 10
Homemade pancakes, bacon, sausage, eggs, baked beans, homefries, fresh bread, maple syrup, jam, coffee and tea.
Sponsor: M & L Recreation & Township of South Algonquin
Belonging: Three Perspectives on Canada's North
Thu Mar 30
Barry's Bay Legion
6:30 pm
$15 for adults, $5 for students

A panel discussion on the geographical and cultural diversity within Canada from three perspectives: that of a scientist, an author, and a painter, Eva Kruemmel, James Raffan and Kathy Hocock.

This event is brought to you by The Railway Station and the Madawaska Valley Public Library.


Eat Your Art Out
Fri Mar 31
Killaloe Lions Hall
6 pm

The Courses:

Energy Returns
New Life
Water Flows
The Spring Pig
The Great Unveiling

Food by Jackson Franchetta and Blakeney Malo, Seed & Stone Farmstead.

Gluten Free with a vegetarian option.

Tickets - in advance only - available at Grandma's Pantry & Community Resource Centre in Killlaloe, Railway Station in Barry's Bay and Eganville Library.

Breakfast with The Easter Bunny
Sun Apr 2
Killaloe Lions Hall, 19 Lake Street
9 am - 11 am
Adults $8, Under 10 yrs $4, Under 2 Free
Pancakes, ham, sausages, & homemade beans

Free Tax Clinics
Thu Mar 16

Trained volunteers can help you prepare and e-file your income tax return if you have a simple tax situation and a low/modest income (max income of $30,000 for an individual, or $40,000 for a couple (add $2,500 to each max for each child).
Please call to make an appointment

Barry's Bay: contact Diane 613-756-2772 (ext. 2)
Whitney: contact Paula 613-637-2133
Killaloe: contact Nancy 613-757-3108

Free tax clinics will be held mid-March to the end of April.

MV Horticultural Society Bus Tour
Sun Apr 9
Peterborough Garden Show
7:30 am
$20 for members, $34 for non-members

Bus Tour to Peterborough Garden show

Departing Barry's Bay at 7:30 am and Combermere at 7:40 am

Returning to Barry's Bay at 6:30 pm

Contact Eden - 756-2993

Free Public Skating
Sun Oct 2 to Fri Mar 31
Eganville Arena
various times
Free Admission

FREE public skating

3 to 4:15 pm (unless otherwise noted)

Sun. Mar. 5 -6 to 7:15 pm - sponsor - Riverside Dental

Fri. Mar. 10 (PA Day)- 2 to 3:15 pm - sponsor - Rotary Club of Eganville
Sun. Mar.12 - sponsor Signature Team Realty!
Mon. Mar 13 - 3:30 to 4:45 pm - sponsor - Pikwakanagan Fuels

Tues. Mar 14 3:30 - to 4:45 pm - sponsor - BMO.
Wed. Mar 15 - 3:30 4:45 pm - sponsor - Heideman's Saw Mill.
Thurs. Mar 16 - 3:30 to 4:45 pm - s sponsor - Canadian Woodworking.
Fri. Mar 17 - 3:30 to 4:45 pm - sponsor - St. John's Anglican Church.
Sun., Mar 19 - 3:00 to 4:15 pm - sponsor by the Eganville Legion.

Sun. Mar 26- Sponsor - Eganville Legion

Bring the whole family!

End of Season Skating Show
Sat Apr 1
Eganville Arena
2 pm
Come out to see our great local talent
Pysanky Easter Egg Class
Sun Apr 2
Our Lady Seat of Wisdom
149 Dunn St.
1 - 4 pm

With Karen Hanlon

14 years old +

Only 20 spaces available

To register- 613-756-3082 or

Donations to MV Food Bank gratefully accepted

Trivia Night in Whitney
Mon Apr 3
Whitney Seniors Centre
6:30 pm
$60 team of 6

Register by March 28.

Paula - 613-637-2133

Elaine - 613-637-2193

Raffles, raffles and more raffles!

High Tea Party
Sun Apr 9
Eganville Arena
1:30 pm
$15 per person or $150 per table of 10

High Tea Party in honour of The Kidney Foundation of Canada

Fashion Show, Silent Auction, Photo Booth, 3 Courses and Music.
Cost is $15 each or $150 per t
able of 10RSVP to Crystal at 613.628.1162
Wear your prettiest Spring Dress.
Sponsored by the Cottage Cup.
Turkey & Baskets Easter Bingo
Tue Apr 11
Barry's Bay Legion
7 pm (Doors open at 6)
16 Turkey games
3 Special Basket games
1 Bonanza game
1 Grand Basket game

Must be 18 and over

All proceeds for school trips funding

For Donations or More Info Contact:

Eganville Horticultural Society
Mon Apr 17
Eganville Legion
7 pm
Eganville & Area
Horticultural Society

People are now invited to join us at 7 pm for refreshments and social time and the meeting begins at 7:30.

Meets 3rd Monday of the month except July,
August & December
7:30 pm at The Royal Canadian Legion, Eganville

April 17 - Easter Monday Regular meeting is cancelled
(replaced with District 2 AGM at Opeongo High School). April 22 - District 2 AGM

Theme: Celebrate Earth Day in Eganville with a special
focus on pollinators.
George Vanier Trivia Night
Fri Apr 21
7 pm
$60 per team
Teams of up to 6 players.
Lots of great prizes!

Refreshments available
Fall Prevention Program
Every Mon, Every Wed, Apr 5 to Jun 26
Killaloe Lions Hall
No cost to participants

The Stand Up program will be running at the Lions Hall in Killaloe every Monday from 1:00-2:30 pm and Wednesday from 1:00-2:00 pm. April 5th through June 26th

Stand Up consists of two classes per week as well as a pre- and post-program assessment. To achieve the optimal benefit, participants are encouraged to attend all classes. No equipment is required, but participants are advised to wear comfortable clothes and appropriate footwear.
Group exercise classes are led by certified instructors that focus on activities to reduce the risk of falls.
Education sessions are offered that help participants develop confidence in preventing falls and assist participants to identify risks for falls (in the environment and related to their own behaviour).
Information shared on home exercises that, together with the other program components, reduce the risk of falls.

Registration required.
call Kathy Blomquist 613-757-2827
Shaw Woods Skull Workshop
Sat Apr 22
Shaw Woods
9 to 11:30 am and 1 to 3:30 pm
The Shaw Woods and Jamie Honderich, from "Find your Wild" invite you to attend this unique 2.5 hour workshop.
Learn identifying features of various species by examining an extensive skull collection and hear the stories behind the animals!

*limited space available.

Advanced registration for details.
Please contact Rick at:

Come Learn and Sing
Every Sun, Jan 15
Community Resource Centre
12 North St., Killaloe
2 - 4 pm
$8 - $15 sliding scale
Emily Adam will be teaching traditional polyphonic music, village songs from Bulgaria, Croatia, Bosnia, Albania, Georgia and beyond.
Come to learn a variety of vocal techniques to tune your voice towards village music from afar, and with some time and willingness, perhaps we might even become a choir.
Come with a notebook and pencil, and desire to sing - no experience necessary.
Children are welcome with a caregiver (who also sings!)
For more information, please contact:
An Evening with Elvis
Sat Apr 29
Eganville Legion
8 pm (Doors open at 7 pm)

The Douglas Lions Club presents "An Evening With Elvis" at the Eganville Legion, featuring Norm Ackland Jr. (winner of the People Choice Award, Gospel Championship at Elvis festival). He is part of a 3 generation ETA family.

Tickets now available from any Lions Club member or by calling 613.570.1884 or 613.281.4325
MVDHS 50 Year Reunion
Sat May 20
Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre, Barry's Bay
Combermere Community Centre
5 pm to 12 am
Dinner: 6:00 p.m. Ullrich's
DJ: Red Rock Music

Tickets for the BIG event are available now at Lorraine's Pharmasave, Talk O' Town and MVDHS in Barry's Bay and at Afelskie's Shoes in Killaloe. They are $40.00 and cash and cheque only please!!
Activities Plus

Mondays ~ 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Wednesdays ~ 7 - 8 pm
Contact Kim Shalla 613-756-2330 or cell 613-633-7077

Every Tues ~ 5 - 6:30 pm
Instructor: Betty Etmanskie
Cost: $10.00 per class

Meet every Wed ~ 5 - 7 pm

Activities Plus provides:

• Personal computer training
• Online training & webinars
• Wi-Fi connections
Call for more informationActivities Plus Community Centre

Corner of Hwy 60 & Stafford St, Barry's Bay

Mon - Fri ~ 9:30 am - 5 pm

Trivia Night in Eganville
Fri Mar 24
Eganville Curling Club
7 pm
Cost is $60 per team of 6 people. Limit of 12 teams.

For more information or to enter a team please call Gerald Priestley at 613.628.1836.

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Pam Ogelsby, Sales Representative - Queenswood National Real Estate Ltd.

Real estate sales in Barry's Bay, Wilno, Killaloe & area. We are here to assist you with buying or selling.

Freshwater Trade

A singing and fiddling musical tour of the forests & waterways of Canada. Original & traditional tunes reflecting the

Madawaska River Rentals

613-758-2165 summer
Paddle yourself away from it all. Renting canoes and outdoor gear - serving the lower Madawaska River and watershed.

Rockingham Wilderness


Greg Kelly Insurance Brokerage Ltd.

We offer all of the following Insurance Services - Home / Auto / Commercial / Farm / Travel. Locally Owned & Operated

Mike's Custom Kitchens & Baths

Custom-built kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanities, storage units. Built locally by local professionals and installed in

Township of Killaloe, Hagarty & Richards

Municipal information and contacts for township services. Killaloe, Round Lake and Wilno and surrounding

Old Sledheads

The Vintage Committee of The Eganville Sno-Drifters Club, one of the oldest established snowmobile clubs in the