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SFVHC Foundation Poker Run
Sat Jul 29
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
MV Horticultural Society
3rd Thu, Aug 17
Opeongo Seniors Centre
19 Stafford St, Barry's Bay
7 pm

SPEAKER: Reuben Stone, of Valley Bio, Cobden ON

TOPIC: Hemp Farming
Flower & Vegetable Show
Sat Aug 19
Royal Canadian Legion in Barry's Bay - (Hwy 62 & Stafford St.)
1 - 3:00 pm
Inez Boehme Memorial Tea ~ 1pm - 3pm
Great dessert with tea/coffee will be served.
All proceeds will go to the Inez Boehme MV District High School Bursary for a graduating student.
Horseshoe Tournament
Sat Aug 19
Barry's Bay Legion
1 pm

Sign up: 1 p.m.

Play starts: 1:30 pm

Tour de Bonnechere
Sun Aug 20
7 am registration
Timed, self-supported road ride
Celebrate cycling and take in the wonders of nature in the Bonnechere River watershed area.
Choice of 18, 60, or 100 km routes

Registration Fee
60 & 100 km routes - $45 per person
18km family ride - $20 per person (includes entry to Bonnechere Caves)
Children 5 & under - $10

Potluck BBQ and party follows.

All proceeds to KidActive & Eganville & District Food Bank
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/Quadeville, 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

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 Gun Show
Sat Aug 19 to Sun Aug 20
Eganville Arena, 178 Jane St. Eganville
$8 12 and under free w/an adult

Ottawa Valley's Best Gun Show

Sat Aug 19 2017 ~ 9 am - 4 pm
Sun Aug 20 2017 ~ 9 am - 2 pm

Hunting, Shooting, Outdoor Supplies
Antiques, Collectibles, Crafts


Third weekend in August

A proud supporter of Wildlife Habitat Enhancement Programs

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
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

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
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
Thu Jul 6

Introduce a friend to fishing!

Ontario Family Fishing Events is a province-wide opportunity for Canadian residents to fish Ontario waters without the otherwise mandatory fishing version outdoors card. The Ontario Government designates two periods throughout the year as license-free, February 18-20, 2017) and July 1-9, 2017 (12:01 a.m. Saturday to 11:59 p.m. Sunday). During all other time periods, Canadian residents between the ages of 18 and 64 years must purchase a valid fishing license to legally fish in Ontario.

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Charlie D's

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

Maggie II Boat Cruises

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

Tyerman & Daughters Inc

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

Opeongo Soaps

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

The Mix Company

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

Sands on Golden Lake

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

The Granary

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

Direct Bearing - Valley Training

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