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

Community  Community Gatherings like fundraisers, dances, fesivals

Killaloe & District Senior Citizens Friendship Club
This club serves as a meeting place for seniors and
community groups to take courses, play cards, or get together for tea or lunch.

Crafting Classes

Thurs. Nov. 15 - Christmas Candy Wreath
with Judy Martin - 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Supplies provided.
KFC Members - $5, Non-members - $7

Thurs. Nov. 29 - Christmas Ball Wreath
with Terry Johnstone - 1:30 - 3:30 pm -
KFC Members - $20; Non-members - $25

Grief Support Group
Every Wed, Oct 24 to Nov 28
Ash Grove Inn - Fireside Room
1 - 3 pm

A FREE 6-week Grief Support Group every Wednesday, starting Oct. 24 for anyone who has experienced the death of a special person. We will provide you with a safe, confidential, and non-judgmental place to:

a) talk about your loss experience;
b) share memories of your special person who died; and
c) discuss grief related concerns
For more info or to reserve, please call 613-756-3045 X 350
Madawaska Valley Hospice Palliative Care
Hunters' Bingo
Thu Nov 8
Barry's Bay Legion
7 pm

Cash prizes

Come on out and support our local figure skating club!

Quadeville Hunters supper
Fri Nov 9
Quadeville Community Centre
4:30 - 7 pm
Adults: $12 - Children 7 - 12: $5 - 6 and under, free

Roast Beef, potatoes, homemade buns and all the fixin's

Homemade pies for dessert!

Food Drive in Eganville
Sat Nov 10
Eganville Freshmart
8:30 to noon

Neighbours helping neighbours!

Aromatherapy 101 : the Basics
Sat Nov 10
12 North Street, Killaloe
11 am - 2:30 pm
$30 Cash only

Introduction to Aromatherapy and essential oils, including safety information.

Prepare two blends to take home

Limit 10 participants. REserve your space by Nov. 9 - All Astar 613-757-0429.

BLR Christmas Craft & Bake Sale
Sat Nov 10
BLR Community Centre in Palmer Rapids
9 am to 3 pm

Refreshments will be available
Morning - muffins
Lunch - soup and Sandwiches

To reserve space call the township office before Nov. 2

Tables $10 each or 3 for $25

Night Market - Indoor Farmers' Market
Sat Nov 10
Rankin Culture & Recreation Centre Hwy 41
5 to 8:30 pm

Local food & craft vendors from the Ottawa Valley offering Maple Syrup, Honey, Homemade prepared meals, frozen meats: beef, pork, lamb, chicken, duck, goat.

Many organic products, baked treats, woodworking artists, soap & body products, kombucha and more!

Hot supper on the spot or take home available

Remembrance Day Services
Fri Nov 9 to Sun Nov 11

Services take place in Killaloe, Eganville, Barry's Bay and Pikwakanagan

Killaloe, Hagarty & Richards
Fri.Nov.9 - 10:45 am
Killaloe Cenotaph, 1 John St
Inclement weather, service will be held at Killaloe Public School

Barry's Bay
Sun. Nov. 11
Laying of wreaths at Cenotaph
Royal Canadian Legion
Time 10:30 - 11 am
Chili and dinner rolls after ceremony

Bell of Peace Ceremony - to mark a moment 100 years ago when church bells across the land rang out to let Canadians know that an armistice had been signed and the first world war was over.

3 pm - Opeongo Readers Theatre will perform "Remember Me" based on letters from local soldiers who fought in WWII.

4:40 pm - Sunset ceremony followed by the ringing of the bells. As the sun goes down, churches will ring a bell 100 times to honour WWI veterans.

Sun. Nov. 11
Royal Canadian Legion - 10:30 am
Light lunch following

In front of Heritage Centre Cenotaph
Gathering: 10:25 a.m.
Ceremony 11 am

MV Horticulture Society
Thu Nov 15
Opeongo Seniors Centre
19 Stafford St, Barry's Bay
7 pm

6:00 pm: POT LUCK DINNER – Surprise us!
7:30 pm: ELECTIONS
SPEAKER: Kevin Neiman of Kevin's Flowers in Petawawa
Watch as Kevin puts together a variety of dazzling Holiday arrangements, which are then raffled off to members present.

Please also bring a donation for the MV Food Bank!

No exhibits this month. Our next meeting will be January 17th, 2019.

Green Burial presentation
Thu Nov 15
12 North Street, Killaloe
7 - 9 pm
Our desire is to bring this concept to Renfrew County. Lots of information and the opportunity to ask questions.
Green Burial Ottawa Valley—a grassroots group made up of local residents—is taking steps to give people of the Ottawa Valley more options when the inevitable occurs.
Will and Estate Planning
Thu Nov 15
Opeongo Seniors Centre
19 Stafford St, Barry's Bay
2 to 4 pm

Presenters: Robert Lowe, Lawyer; Brent Dalgleish, Tax Accountant, Debbie Marshall, Insurance & Financial Advisor & Warren Heubiner - Funeral Director

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

Sponsor - The Cooperators

BLR Hunter's Supper
Fri Nov 16
BLR Community Centre in Palmer Rapids
4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
$15 - 6 to 12 - $8 - under 5 yrs - free

Turkey, ham, potatoes, stuffing, baked beans, veggies, etc

Dessert, coffee, tea, juice

Family Pack Available - $40 - 2 adults and 2 children

Winter Birds at your feeder
Sat Nov 17
Golden Lake Community Center
Hwy 60 and Lake Dore Road
1:30 pm

Presentation with Robin Cunningham

Clothing Exchange – Food Drive for local Food Banks
Tea, Coffee & Sweets Serve

Christmas Craft, Gift & Bake Sale
Sat Nov 17
Eganville Seniors Centre
9 am

Donations can be dropped off Nov. 16, 10 am to 6 pm and Saturday Nov. 17 between 8 and 9 am


Craft & Bake Sale
Sat Nov 17 to Sun Nov 18
Home of Maureen Recoskie, 8459 Opeongo Rd. Brudenell
10 am to 3 pm

Bake Sale proceeds to Our Lady of the Angels

Dreams of Girls pop-up shop
Sun Nov 18
North Street Community Centre, 12 North Street, Killaloe
1 to 4 pm
Free Admission

Invest in the Dreams of Girls!

This popup event is on November 18th from 1pm-4 pm includes a few fabulous local women-led businesses including Oh So Mad Designs, and Sigrid Naturals.

Please share and invite any friends you think may be interested. A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to the Canadian Women's Foundation's Girls' Fund!

Glass and Fine Art Sale
Sun Nov 18
Killaloe Friendship Club
1 - 3:30 pm

Glass and Fine Art Sale
Fibre, Fabric and Art Materials Sale
Tanya Lyons Glass Artist Talk

1–2 pm Sale
2–2:20 pm Artist Talk
2:20–3:30 pm Sale
3:30–4:30 pm OV-CAOS AGM

Glass artist Tanya Lyons will speak about coming home to Killaloe and how Ed Roman and other artists in this community informed her practice.

Jude and Ed are preparing to leave Killaloe after 40 years of making and collecting art. They are generously donating a percentage of the proceeds from the sale of their collection to OV-CAOS and the Killaloe Friendship Club.

Tree of Peace
Thu Jan 1 1970
6 pm

Tree lighting at 6:30 pm

Free hot dogs, hot chocolate and coffee served by members of KHR Twp council.

Sing Christmas carols, make ornaments and decorate cookies!

Donations to the St. Francis Valley Healthcare Foundation in support of a new portable heart monitor will be gratefully accepted in the spirit of the season.

George Vanier Christmas Bazaar
Sat Nov 24
George Vanier Catholic School Combermere
10 am - 2 pm

Many gift ideas - door prizes - Sugar Plum Cafe
All proceeds directly benefit the students in our school.

Tables - $15

Quadeville Christmas Craft Sale
Sat Nov 24
Quadeville Community Centre
10 am - 2 pm

Book a table for $10

Contact Marilyn Musclow at 613-758-2421

Refreshments and light lunch available

Everyone Welcome!

Sell Your Wares Sale
Sun Nov 25
Madawaska Community Centre
10 am - 4 pm

Great Christmas gifts - made by your
neighbours and friends!

Pizza and a Movie
Sun Nov 25
12 Lake St. Killaloe
5 pm

Movie: The Spy Who Dumped Me

Regular and gluten free pizza

Seating is limited



Holiday Market in Combermere
Sat Dec 1
Combermere Community Centre
1095 A Farmer Road, Combermere
10 am to 3 pm

Buy Local!

Handcrafted items made by local vendors!

Vendors please inquire at or 613-756-9140

Santa Claus Parades
Sat Dec 8 to Sun Dec 9

2018 Parades

Barry's Bay - Sat, Dec. 8

Killaloe - Sat Dec 8 ~ 1 pm; Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Lions' Hall after the parade

Eganville - Sun, Dec. 9. Parade will start at 1 pm from EDPS

Eganville Legion Christmas Bake & Craft Sale
Sat Dec 1
Eganville Legion, Main Hall
9 am - 2 pm

If you are interested in being a vendor, please call ahead to reserve a table. Tables $10 each. Call Charlotte to reserve a table, 613.628.2802

EDPS Christmas Bazaar
Sat Dec 1
Eganville District Public School
10 am - 2 pm

Fabulous Christmas gifts for everyone on your list!

259 Jane St.

Christmas Dinner Party & Dance
Sun Dec 2
Killaloe Lions Hall
5 pm

Doors Open: 4:30 pm
Happy Hour: 5 - 6 pm
Dinner: 6 pm
Dance: 7 pm
$15/person - available at Community Resource Centre

Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings
Christmas Hat Contest Prizes!
Spot Dance Prizes!
Dinner and Dance Music by Treblemaker Music
Open Bar
Members and Guests Welcome

St. Andrew's Christmas Craft Sale
Sat Dec 8
St. Andrew's Church Hall, Killaloe
10 am to 3 pm
Loads of Christmas gift ideas.

Refreshments available

Vendors - Tables $15 in advance - 613-757-3113 - Joanne

Golden Lake Christmas Craft Fair
Sat Dec 8
Golden Lake Community Hall
9 am - 2 pm

Light lunch available

Everyone welcome at this community event!

Crafters, artisan tables available - $10
Limited space.

Killaloe Farmers'
Christmas Market
Sat Dec 15
Killaloe Lions Hall
10 am - 2 pm

Handcrafted gifts

Holdiay Decorations

Baked Goods

Local Food

Contact Rae 713-717-3740 or for vendor information.

Table $20

Community Christmas Party
Sat Dec 22
PJY Community Centre, Barry's Bay
5:30 pm
Tickets $35 per person

Entertainment by Odd Man Out
Catering by Rose Shulist

Cocktails at 5:30.
Dinner at 6:30 pm

Advance tickets only - at township office

For tickets or more info 613-756-2747

Bid Euchre in Golden Lake
1st Thu, 3rd Thu, Nov 2 2017
Golden Lake Community Center
Hwy 60 and Lake Dore Road
1:30 pm
$3 per player

Learn and Play

Tea, Coffee & Sweets served

Presented by the Eganville & District Seniors
in partnership with the Township of North Alogna Wilberforce
and the Golden Lake & Area Community Group.

Activities Plus

Zumba and Boot Camp
Temporarily suspended

Wed ~ 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Activities Plus provides:
• Personal computer training
• Online training & webinars
• Wi-Fi connections

Call for more information

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Mike's Custom Kitchens & Baths

Custom-built kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanities, storage units. Built locally by local professionals and installed in

Township of Killaloe, Hagarty & Richards

Municipal information and contacts for township services. Killaloe, Round Lake and Wilno and surrounding

Old Sledheads

The Vintage Committee of The Eganville Sno-Drifters Club, one of the oldest established snowmobile clubs in the

Omàmiwinini Pimàdjwowin - Algonquin Way of Life Cultural Centre

Our Mission: to revitalize, reintegrate, enhance and protect the cultural traditions, customs, practices, heritage,

Cat Nap & Lazy Dog Pet Outfitters

For companion animals who live in or vacation in the Algonquin East area. Quality treats, toys, clothing, accessories,

Pembroke Farmers Market

We Grow it, Bake it, Create it!: Fresh Produce, Local meats, Preserves, Maple Syrup, Honey, Ethnic Foods, Gluten-free

Barry's Bay Dental Hygiene Clinic

Stress-free Dental Hygiene and Oral Health Service. Comprehensive, research based, accessible dental hygiene care for

Ottawa Valley Tourist Association

The Ottawa Valley - Ontario's Adventure Playground
Cradled between the Ottawa River and Algonquin Park,