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National Canoe Day Paddle
Sun Jun 25
Lakeshore Park Barry's Bay
10 am to 3 pm

National Canoe Day + Canada 150!
Paddle Barry's Bay to Combermere

Noon lunch stop on Ski Island (BYOL)

3 pm - arrive in Combermere to the music of Ken Ramsden!

Free shuttle from Combermere back to Barry's Bay

Bring: canoe, paddles, life jackets, bailer, lunch, water

Swimming Programs
Township of Bonnechere Valley
Register at the township office or contact Dana Jennings 613-628-3101 ext 227
Lessons will run: 5 days a week, 1/2 hour each day for a 3 week session: July 3 - 21

Rotary Beach in Eganville (178B Jane Street),
Cost is $45 per child

Pre-Registration at the Eganville Arena Lobby:

Saturday, June 24, 2016 - 9 am to 12 pm (noon)

Thurs., June 29, 2016 - 6 pm to 9 pm)

Township of Killaloe, Hagarty & Richards
Register at the township office June 30 or get the form online
Lessons July 4 - Aug 11 at Round Lake's Bonnechere Prov. Park $40
Township of Brudenell, Lyndoch & Raglan
Register at the township office for lessons in Brudenell/Lyndoch, Palmer
Rapids/Hardwood Lake

Township of South Algonquin
To register contact Jasmine Scott 613-332-0338

Township of North Algona Wilberforce
Lessons on Golden Lake
Call 613-628-3275 for information
Group Paddles
Thu May 11
Explore local waterways with a group

Thursday May 11 at 9:30 am with a roundtrip on the Lower Barron River, putting in at the Rantz Road boat launch.
Wed. May 17 at 9:30 am on the Indian River, putting in at the old Alice Ski Hill.
Wed. May 24 at 9:30 am, join us for a tour of Constant Creek, putting in at Ferguson Lake on Campground Sideroad.
Wed. May 31 at 9:30 am on the Muskrat River and Mud Lake, putting in at the Meath Hill boat launch. There is a fee of $10 for each of these paddles, but pre-registration is not required.

Paddles are scheduled every Saturday in June and July and Aug 13 and 26.Some of the events will feature local food and music, and all will feature plenty of fun!

Click the link below for full details.
Grow a Row
Mon May 15
Madawaska Valley

This gardening season why not plant an extra row of your favourite vegetables for the MV Food Bank?

Even better, start some extra indoor seedlings!

Seedlings and harvest can be dropped off at 188 Paugh Lake Rd on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of any month.

Call 613-756-3344 if you have questions

Gun and Sportsman Show
Sat Jun 24 to Sun Jun 25
BLR Community Centre, Palmer Rapids
$5, kids 16 & under Free

1st Annual Gun & Sportsman Show

Vendors Wanted - reasonable rates for tables

Killaloe Golf Tournament
Sun Jul 2
Homestead at Wolf Range
2 pm

An Irish Gathering

2 pm - Golf

4:30 pm - Social

5:30 pm - Dinner

$25 for Social and dinner only


Phil Windle - 757-1818

Andy Murray - 757-2511

Phil Godin - 757-0166



Bonnechere Valley Golf Tournament
Fri Jul 7
Whitetail Golf Course
1 pm Start
6 pm dinner

18th Annual
Township of Bonnechere Valley
Golf Tournament.

$80 per person includes 18 holes of golf, cart, dinner and prizes.

Beach Volleyball Tournament
Sat Jul 15
Public Beach, Lakeshore Drive, Barry's Bay
8 am to 4 pm
$100 / team of 6

15th Annual Tournament
BBQ, Raffle Tickets, Great Prizes

Contact Emily - to register your team, if you're looking to join one, to donate or for more information.

Registration $100 per team - 2 women must be on the court at all times.

BBQ & Great Prizes

All proceeds to Huntington Society of Canada

SFVHC Foundation Poker Run
Fri Jul 28
From Barry's Bay dock
10 am
$200 per boat

Registration 9 to 10 am

BBQ at Hinterland Beach at 1 pm

In support of St. Francis Valley Healthcare Foundation
Opeongo Hills Nordic Ski Club
Opeongo Hills - Brudenell
Come Ski with us

Enjoy nine kilometres of groomed cross-country ski trails near Killaloe, Wilno, Barry's Bay & Foymount

Top of Drohan Road, intersection of Opeongo Road & 512, Brudenell

Group and private lessons available. See OHNSC website.
Killaloe Curling Club

Evenings and Daytime curling

Beginners and experienced curlers welcome

For info or to register call Gerard Mullin 613-757-2557

Madawaska Valley Fitness Centre
Madawaska Valley District High School
Mon - Fri: 5:30 - 10 pm; Sat 10 til 3
Drop-in (per day) $5
Adult (month) $35
Youth (month) $15
Senior 55+ (month) $15

Memberships available at the Fitness Centre
CRC Youth Karate
Tue Sep 13 to Tue Dec 13 2016
Lion's Hall, Killaloe
Tuesdays ~ 6 - 7:30 pm

Every second Tuesday

$100 registration fee

plus $80 for first-time participants
or $30 for first-time participants with uniform

Jumpstart funding may be available for those who qualify

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
Lakeshore Tennis Club
Sun Jun 25

All are welcome to come and enjoy this inexpensive
form of physical activity and togetherness

Lakeshore Tennis Club
Memberships and keys are available at the Madawaska Valley Municipal Office in Barry's Bay

Eganville Horseshoe Club
We'll see you again next spring!

Season starts Wednesday May 18.

Play Monday & Wednesdays at 7 pm behind the Sno Drifters Clubhouse
Everyone welcome to join!
Adult Recreational Pickleball
Every Tue, Jan 10
Eganville District Public School
7 - 9 pm

Hosted by the Recreation Department of the

Township of Bonnechere Valley.
Fishing with Dad
Sat Jun 17
Bonnechere Park
10 am to 1 pm

Enjoy Fathers' Day Weekend the way Dad really wants it!

Free lunch Provided


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The Mad Musher

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Barry's Bay Outfitters

Sales and Rentals of quality canoes, kayaks, sailboats & outdoor gear. Guided daytrips and shuttles for groups are

Afelskies Shoes

Footwear for all seasons. Men's and boy's wear. Ladies' wear. Great bargains at our summer tent sale. Work and casual

K. M. Haycock, Painter

Oil Paintings from Nature at the Woodland Studio. Welcome during the Madawaska Valley Studio Tour September 29 and

Mission House Museum & Gallery

A museum reflecting the lives and time of the pioneers who settlerd on the Peterson Colonization Road (hwy #62) from

Re/Max Country Classics Ltd., Brokerage

Cathy Pitts(Broker): waterfront, residential and rural real

Kent Waddington PHOTOGRAPHY

Freelance writer & photographer. Original valley photography and creative private

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.