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

Recreation & Learning  Classes, workshops, activities

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Brown Bag Lunch
Last Wed, Sep 1
Killaloe Library, lower level
12 noon

Watch an inspiring and informative online talk followed by discussion.
Bring your lunch and join the conversation!

Last Wed of the month - 12 noon

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Loyalist College Courses
Thu Oct 12
In Barry's Bay
evening

Beginner/Intermediate Guitar
Thursdays Oct. 12 - Nov. 16
6 - 8 pm
$86.28

Mr. Ron Hysert

Harmonica Basics
Wednesdays Oct. 18 to Nov. 22
6 - 8 pm
$86.28 / Sr. $71.16

Bring a 'C' harmonica to class
Mr. Ron Kapitain

Conversational Spanish for Beginners
Tuesdays, Oct. 17 to Nov. 28
7 to 8:30 pm
$85

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Basic Computer Skills and Speaking with Confidence
Every Tue, Sep 21
Eganville, Barry's Bay and Pikwakanagan
daytime and evening

Training & Learning Centre

Daytime classes in Basic Computer Skills

Evening classes in Speaking with Confidence

Call to reserve your seat - 613-628-1720 - Sue or Rachel

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Games Night
Every Tue, Aug 3
Community Centre in Palmer Rapids
7 - 9 pm
$2

Card games, pickle ball, badminton, volleyball, basketball, floor hockey, etc.

Have Ideas?

Games are open to everyone from youth to seniors

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Will and Estate Planning
Wed Nov 22
Ash Grove Inn
2:30 to 4 pm
Free

Presenters: Robert Lowe, Lawyer; Brent Dalgleish, Tax Accountant, and Debbie Marshall, Insurance & Financial Advisor

Topics Include

- The importance of making a will

- What happens if you die without a will or with a defective will

- Tax aspects of estate planning

- The role of life insurance in your estate planning

- Reasons to consider making charitable gifts

- Question & Answer Session

Questions - 613-756-3044 ext. 217


Hosted by the St. Francis Valley Healthcare Foundation

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Yoga in Barry's Bay
Wed Jan 4 to Sat Dec 30
38 Bay St.

Hip Hop and Aerobics Classes Wednesdays 6 - 7 pm and 7:30 -8:30 pm

.

Check out our website @ www.laughingfalconyoga.com to register for any of our exciting workshops.

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Zumba in Killaloe
Every Mon, Every Wed, Sep 18 to Dec 14
Killaloe Lions Hall
Mon 6:30 - 7:30
Wed 5:30 - 6:30
$70 session; $7 drop-in
'Ease on down' into those familiar Zumba grooves!

Classes continue to mid-December on Monday & Wednesday

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Skills Training in Barry's Bay
Outreach Employment Centre
Mondays 9 am to noon
FREE Lifelong Learning for adults.
• Learning programs designed especially for you
• Work at your own pace
• Choose your own schedule
Upgrade your Math, Computer Skills, Writing & more!
Workshops offered from time to time.  Please call for current schedule.
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Free Skills Training

Free Training For Eligible Adults

Short courses this Fall
Eganville - Computer Skills for Writing and Budgeting
Every Thursday for 8 - 10 Weeks,
starts Thursday, Sept. 29

Pikwakanagan - Essential Skills for Internet and Email
Every Tuesday for 6 - 8 weeks,
Starts Tuesday, Sept. 27

Barry's Bay - Computer Skills for Budgeting
Every Monday 6 - 8 weeks,
Starts Monday, Sept. 26

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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.

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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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Weekly Hum and Strum
Garth's Kitchen, 14 Lake Street, Killaloe
Wednesdays 7 to 8:30 pm
$15 per session
Beginners Drop-in Guitar Class in Killaloe
Wednesdays 7 to 8:30 pm
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Quadeville Community Access Centre
Local High Speed Internet Access
Training and assistance
Hours:
Tue & Wed ~ 1 to 4:30
Thur ~ 1 to 6:30
Fri ~ 9 to 4
 
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Zumba in Madawaska
 
Zumba in Madawaska
Every Friday night starting Sept 27
6:30 - 7:30 pm

$6 per class for 16 & older
$4 for 11 - 15 years
Instructor Kim Shalla
Madawaska Hall
 
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Fibre Friendz - The Railway Station
Thu Jan 1 2015
Barry's Bay Railway Station
10 am - 12 noon

Fibre Friendz will reconvene in the Fall

An informal drop-in knitting group.

Meets every second Friday
All levels welcome.
Advice available.

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Yoga in Killaloe
Yoga In Killaloe
Mondays ~ 4:45 - 6 pm
Starting Mar 11


Cost $6 per class
Bring a mat, strap, & towel
 
The Lions Club
18 Lake St, Killaloe


For info email Cherill
catasana@yahoo.ca
 
 
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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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Fitness Boot Camp
Every Tue, Every Thu, Sep 26 to Dec 14
BLR Community Centre in Palmer Rapids
7 pm
$150 or drop in $10

Registration Tuesday, Sept. 19 7 pm

Norma Woods - 613-583-7971

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Intermediate Dance Classes
Back Door Dance Studio, Killaloe
Wed evenings at 6:30 pm
Intermediate Dance
Modern, Ballet And Blues 
Wed evenings at 6:30 pm

Taught by Margaret Atkinson
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First Aid/CPR Training

Nationally recognized certification.

Courses always running in the area. Small groups. Fun, friendly and dynamic sessions.

WHIMS & GPS also available.

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Use it or Lose it
Use It Or Lose It
Exercise Programs


Tues - Tai Chi ~ 10 - 11 am
Wed - Zumba Lite ~ 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Wed - Zumba Gold ~ 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Fri - Yoga ~ 10 - 11 am
Location: Seniors Centre, 75 Wallace St, Eganville

Mon - Shuffleboard ~ 9 am & 1 pm
Mon - Walk in the Hall ~ 5:30 - 7 pm
Location: Eganville Legion, Veterans Way

Mon - Vim & Viger Fitness ~ 9- 10am
Wed - Vim & Viger Fitness ~ 9 - 10 am
Location: St. James Church Hall, Eganville

Eganville & District Senior Citizens' Needs Association

75 Wallace St
Eganville

613-628-2354

www.eganvilleseniors.com
 
 

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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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Activities Plus

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

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

TOPS
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

Hours:
Mon - Fri ~ 9:30 am - 5 pm

613-756-3817
www.mvacl.ca
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Bingos All Over
Weekly Bingos in the Valley

Palmer Rapids & Area Lions Club

at the Combermere Community Centre

Wednesdays

Doors open at 6 pm

Bingo starts at 7 pm

Makwa Center
Golden Lake First Nation
Mondays
~ Doors open at 5 pm
~ Warmups at 6:45 pm
$1000 Jackpot
Smoking & Non Smoking Available

Eganville Legion
Thursdays
Doors open at 6 pm
Bingo at 7 pm
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Bridge
3rd Sun of every month
1pm

Contact Theresa Chapeskie
613 756 2263
Opeongo Seniors Centre
19 Stafford St
Barry's Bay
 
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Vim & Vigour Exercise Program

Geared to active seniors. A full body workout of moderate cardio & muscle strength

Tuesdays ~ 9 - 10 am

Thursdays ~ 9 - 10 am
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BB Heritage/Geneology Society
3rd Wed, Jan 1 to Nov 30
Madawaska Valley Public Library
Barry’s Bay
7 pm

Want To Dig Up Roots In Your Family Tree?

We meet to help one another solve puzzles in our genealogy research

3rd Wednesday of every month. No meeting in December

New members are always welcome.

Shop Local First

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

More Info.

Charlie D's

613-756-7162
Movie Rentals, Slickers Pure Homemade Ice Cream, Ulrich's Deli Sausages, Fries & Burgers at the Chip Stand, WiFi

Maggie II Boat Cruises

756-9558
Cruise the Madawaska River on a converted tugboat. At the bridge just north of

Tyerman & Daughters Inc

613-628-1700
Employment counselling services, funded in part by the Government of Canada. Facilitation and consultation.

Opeongo Soaps

613-754-2955
Hand crafted soaps (goat milk & rain water), bath soaps, gift baskets. Tours by

The Mix Company

613-628-3387
An exciting line of Gluten-Free Mixes. Designed to make a gluten-free/wheat-free diet easy, fun, and delicious!

Sands on Golden Lake

613-625-2525
Eat, Rest & Play. Lakeside Dining. Newly updated rooms, spacious chalets with fireplaces, beautiful surroundings,

The Granary

613-628-2723
Schnitzel House restaurant features unique & affordable German & Canadian cuisine. A locally owned & operated eatery

Direct Bearing - Valley Training

613-758-2846
First Aid & CPR Training. Nationally recognized certification. Courses always running in the area. Small groups. Fun,