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

Kids  Events for and about kids

Into to Irish Dance!
Sat Jun 10
Killaloe Lions Hall
10 am or 11 am

Beginning Saturday June 10

Children ages 5 - 8 :10 to 10:45 am
Children ages 9 - 12: 11 am to noon

Movies Under The Stars
Fri Jun 9
Railway Station Park, Barry's Bay
9:30 (dusk)

June 9: Shrek - sponsor: Ladies Auxiliary Legion

June 23: Princess Bride - sponsor: Wilno Recreatrion Committee

July 7: The Secret Life of Pets - sponsor: Barry's Bay Minor socccer

July 21: The Incredibles - sponsor: POP Ministries

August 4: Captain Underpants - sponsor: RCATV

August 18: Lego Batman Movie - sponsor: Barry's Bay and Area Skating club

Sept. 1: Finding Dory - sponsor: Twp of Madawaska Valley

Movie Nights are fundraisers for local community groups. Additional donations welcome.

Youth Dance
Fri Jun 23
Eganville Legion
7 to 9:30 pm

Grades 5 to 8

DJ Shanon

Volunteers to help chaperone as always welcome.

Summer Art Camps
Mon Jul 3
Railway Station, Barry's Bay
$160 per 4-day week
With Emily McPhee

Celebrating Canada 150 years

Ages 11 - 13: July 3 - 6

Ages 8 - 10: July 17 - 20

Ages 5-7: July 24 - 27

Wild Canada Art Exploration

Ages 11 - 13: Aug. 7 - 19

Ages 8 - 19: Aug. 14 - 17

Ages 5 - 7: Aug. 21 - 24

MV Summer Camps
Mon Jul 3 to Fri Aug 18
Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre, Barry's Bay
Combermere Community Centre
9 am to 3 pm
$85 per week

Seven themed Summer Day Camps for Kids aged 6 to 13

Paul J. Yakabuski Community Centre

July 3 - 7: Athlete Central

July 17 - 21: Great Outdoors

July 24 - 28: Mad Science

Aug. 8 - 11: Movie Mayhem

Aug. 14 - 18: Animal Planet

Combermere Community Centre

July 10 - 14: Art Attack

July 31 - Aug 4: Amazing Race


MV Rocks Geology for Kids
Tue Jul 4
Spectacle Lake Quarry site
10 am to noon

Join Caveman Chris and Rockhound Rob to learn about rockhounding! or 613-756-5885

Madawaska Valley Dance
Dance classes for children ages 18 months to seven years. Madawaska Valley Dance provides quality dance instruction with a unique focus on artistry in a warm and friendly environment. Classes held at Combermere Community Centre.
Astronomy All-stars
Bonnechere Union Public Library
Fridays 7:30 pm

Explore our gorgeous night sky with Dr. Frank Ahern and his merry band of star-gazers. Open to anyone and everyone interested in astronomy. Every Friday.

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
Martial Arts Club
Classes in Combermere
Classes resume
Tues Sept 15, 2015

Juniors Class (7-12 years) 6 pm
Teen & Adults Class (13 & up) 7 pm
Combermere Community Centre

For Info 613-756-2816
Bonnechere Library Activities

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!

June 1: TD Summer Reading Club registration open
Registration for TD Summer Reading Club is now open! This year's theme is CANADA! Program running every Wednesday and Thursday from 2-3 pm throughout July and August, with a featured film on Fridays. Registration closes June 30th, with a ‘Get Your Read On’ event that day!

June 9: PA Day movie
Noon: Beauty and the Beast (2017)! Popcorn provided. Free and family friendly.

June 10: Let's Harmonize at the Bonechere Museum

 (with Glen, Liz & Friends) perform at 11 am. 

June 14: Adult Craft

Why should kids have all the fun with crafts? Join us as we make super cool origami earrings at 2pm. This is an adult-only event, so grown-ups only, please! Registration is appreciated, but not necessary.

June 17: Fathers' Day Card crafting
You love your dad/father figure/grandpa, so show him! BUPL will help you make a really cool Father's Day card just in time for the holiday! 10am, and open to kids of all ages!

June 24: Trophy Husbands - 11 a.m.

June 29: Aboriginal Month Celebration

Help us celebrate all things Aboriginal with a gathering on Thu. June 29th at 6 PM! Miss Ro will open up with a smudging ceremony! Activities will take place outside, weather permitting.

Alternating Thursdays: Belly dancing
Miss Dawn shares her expertise, starting January 12 at 5 pm. Please wear comfy clothes and bring a scarf and a water bottle! Registration required, so please email us or call to sign up! (It's free!)
Alternating Thursdays: (Chronicles of) Yarnia
Yarn club for crochet and knitting enthusiasts of all levels! Starting January 19 at 6pm!

 Every 2nd Thursday of the month: POKEMON CLUB

Pokemon Club starts again! Join us every second Tuesday of the month at 5pm to play, trade, and chat all things Pokemon!.

It's cold, I'm Bored
Every: Tuesday - noon to 2 pm
(board games, coffee and social hour for
grown-ups) is at the Bonnechere Union Public Library.

Teen night at the library

Every Wednesday evening at 5 pm. It is a time for teenagers to
gather for activities, movies, literacy and sometimes SNACKS! All Teens

Gaming hour at the Library
Every Thursdays from 4 to 5 pm.
Wii, Xbox and PS3 gaming available. Classic board games andmodern board games too.

Homeschool Relief Program
Every Friday: 10:30 am on Fridays. It is a library lead story and craft time for elementary level homeschooled children as well as a patron led support group for homeschool parents. Registration is required, limited space.

*Tumble Books-Every Monday at 11am, kids can watch a virtual book-telling from one of our awesome databases!


*ABC Club-Baby Time and Toddler Time have have been merged into one, creating the ABC Club! Join us every Tuesday at 11am.


Bay Library Programs & Events
Family Detectives
Mon., Mar. 13, 2017 - 2 to 4 pm
Free Program for children ages 8 - 12 years.
Investigate family history with fun games and projects. Please register for this program by email: phone 613-756-2000 or at the library.

Toddler Time

Fridays from February 17th to May 6th.

10 to 10:45 am
Free program of stories, crafts and music

Saturday Story Time
10 to 10:30 am - ages 3 to 6

Book Club
Meets on the last Wed of every month with the exception of Dec, July & Aug

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

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
Events at Killaloe Public Library

Open Book Night - the third Thursday evening of each month

from 6:30-8:00 pm

Monthly TED TALKS - last Wednesday of the month

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

Please join me at our reading and storytelling time for babies and children every Thursday 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

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Algonquin Dream Catcher Motel

The newest accommodation to the Whitney area and the closest to Ontario's most famous provincial park. Just minutes

BayRoc Drywall

BayRoc Drywall has what it takes to fulfill your drywall requirements professionally and on time. A skilled team,

Circles of Balance

Education and Circle facilitation based in First Nations Indigenous understanding of equality, non-interference,

Access Work Service

Ready ˙ Willing ˙ Able
Temporary Work Service
Provides short-term help to businesses and homeowners, and

Griffith Farm & Market

Food from our farm to your fork. Grass-fed beef available as sides, freezer boxes, or as individual cuts. Frozen Meals

Eganville Farmers' Market

Fresh food and a good time. 25 vendors
Every Friday - 2 to 6 pm At Grace Lutheran Church
Canada Day to

Wutnot Sound

Recording Studio offers a unique Nature-Retreat experience and highest-quality digital recording equipment and software

Daly Contracting

p. 613-756-4079
c. 613-602-ROOF
Roofing. Siding. Soffit. Fascia. Seamless Eavestrough. Daly contracting offers 5" seamless eaves trough as well as all