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

Kids  Events for and about kids

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Youth Dance
Fri Dec 1
Eganville Legion
7 to 9:30 pm
$5

Grades 5 to 8

DJ Shanon

Volunteers to help chaperone as always welcome.

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Breakfast with Santa
Sun Dec 3
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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Kids' Winter Crafting Class
Every Fri, Oct 20 to Dec 22
12 North Street, Killaloe
4 - 5:30 pm
$140

Come make beautiful crafts inspired by traditional and made-up stories, leading up to the holiday season.

Cost: $140 for nine sessions

For kids ages 8-10

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Babysitting Course
Fri Nov 17
Eagles Nest, Eganville Arena
178 Jane St.
9 am to 4 pm
$50

The Township of Bonnechere Valley in partnership with St. John Ambulance is holdign a babysitting course in Eganville. This course is open to ages 10-15.

Date: Friday, November 17, (PA Day)

Cost: $50 per student (bring a notebook, a pencil, a doll and a lunch)
Pre-registration is required by Friday, November 10, 2017.
To register please contact: Dana Jennings, Community Development Officer
613.628.3101 ext 226 or danaj@eganville.com
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Madawaska Valley Girl Guides
Every Tue, Sep 26
St. John Bosco School
6 to 7 p.m.

Weekly meetings begin Sept. 26, 2017

6 - 7 p.m.

To register, visit girlguides.ca

800-565-8111

For girls 5 to 17 years old

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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.
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Astronomy All-stars
Mon Nov 20
Bonnechere Union Public Library
7 - 9 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 4 weeks on Monday

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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
TOQUE'N'SOCK DRIVE-ALL OF NOVEMBER

BUPL teens run a drive every year to collect socks and (gently worn) toques in support of The Grind Coffee House, Salvation Army, The Eganville Food Bank and now our Little Free Pantry!

NOVEMBER = NaNo WriMo (NATIONAL NOVEL WRITING MONTH)
A fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. On November 1st, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30th.
NOVEMBER 15TH- EGANVILLE PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB
Join us every third Wednesday of the month from 7-9 pm and talk photography! Open to all, and completely free!
NOVEMBER 17TH- PA DAY FILM
Come one, come all to eat popcorn and watch Ballerina! Noon.
NOVEMBER 18TH- BUPL ROCKS! FUNDRAISING ROCK CONCERT!

NOVEMBER 22ND- ADULT CRAFT: PET BEDS
Register for our adult craft! Bring your own long sleeve shirt and we'll stuff and stitch together! Keep yours or leave with us to donate to local pet shelter. Please call or email to register 613-628-2400 - bee@bonnechereUPL.com.
NOVEMBER 24TH- OFFICIAL RIBBON CUTTING FOR OUR MAKERSPACE CANADA 150 GRANT
The Honourable Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport will be at BUPL to offially open our Makerspace! Ribbon cutting takes place at 11:15am! Please join us for light refreshments!
NOVEMBER 30TH- VOLUNTEER THANK YOU TEA!
Please stop-in on Thu. Nov. 30 @ 6 pm.

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!

WEDNESDAYS: NEW! PRE-TEEN & TEEN NIGHT
Pre-Teen night 5-6 pm kids, aged 9-12,

can come hang! We do awesome activities like making slime, pizza making.

GERMAN LANGUAGE COURSE
Beginning Sept. 7

For Beginners and Advanced. Thursday September 7th, 5:30 pm to 6:45 pm. 9 sessions @ 75 minutes costs $150. For more information please contact 613.633.6567 or email: creeksideinpirations@gmail.com.


HOMESCHOOL "AROUND THE WORLD SEMESTER"
Begins Friday Sept. 15. A library lead story and craft time for elementary level homeschooled children. Every Friday at 10:30 am. Registration required. Deadline is Friday, September 8th.

BUPL ART SALE: PAUL SMITH ORIGINALS

Local artist, craftsman, outstanding patron and bike connoisseur Paul Smith has generously donated the remainder of his art collection to BUPL. Half of all proceeds from the art sale comes directly to us! All paintings are on exhibit in the library.

MONDAYS @ 1PM- MYTHS, MYSTERIES, & MUSINGS WRITING WORKSHOP
A writing workshop brought to you by Bright Star. $2 drop-in or donate a canned good for the Little Free Pantry.

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
welcome!

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.

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Bay Library Programs & Events

Sat. Nov 18 - Children's Christmas Craft Program
10 to 11 am
Bring your kids in to learn how to create their very own
Christmas decorations and hand-made gifts!


National Novel Writing Month at Madawaska Valley Public Library
Barry's Bay Library's NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month)

All writers are welcome, not just fiction writers.


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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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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Events at Killaloe Public Library

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!

Holiday Open House

Thurs. Dec. 7 - 6:30 pm

Featuring the OK Chorale and special guests.

Games Club

Oct. 30 - 4 pm - First Meeting

Ages 13 to Adult

Video games, board games, card games, pen and paper, play, run tournaments, make teams

info@killaloelibrary.ca 613-757-2211

ComputerTutorials

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

Call for an appointment- 613-757-2211

Open Book Night - the third Thursday evening of each month

from 6:30-8:00 pm


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 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.

Shop Local First

Are You Listed?
Listings in our business directory are FREE.

More Info.

Bonnechere Union Public Library

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

Wilno Garden Gallery

613-756-7890
Meander through enchanting gardens and explore our unique shop showcasing local artisans creating: pottery, birdbaths,

Bonnechere Valley Windows

613-628-3056
Locally manufactured in Eganville. High quality European style vinyl windows & doors. Dustom sizes, shapes &

R. C. Yantha Electric

613-757-3704
Full-service Electrical and Plumbing contractor. Generac authorized dealer. Water and septic systems. Brushing and

Killaloe Sportsplus Ltd.

613-757-2880
Authorized YAMAHA dealer - ATV's, snowmobiles, outboards, generators. Husqvarna Lawn and Garden Products, Chainsaws,

Bayberry Lane Designs

613-756-2580
Printing and web design for Barry's Bay, Pembroke, and Renfrew County. Digital or offset colour printing and design.

Wilno Hills Gallery

613-756-0478
Featuring Linda Sorensen's vibrant iconic paintings of the Natural World. Also available at the gallery: prints,

Bevaline Cottage Resort

613-756-2614
A quiet, carefree, relaxing and affordable holiday on the shores of Trout Lake. Cottage and cabin rentals are nestled