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

Community  Community Gatherings like fundraisers, dances, fesivals

Cancellations & Closures

While the State of Emergency has been lifted, some services may still be limited or not available.

Please verify that services are available before you try to access them.

Murder in the Cathedral
Sat Mar 27
Donations welcome

Murder in the Cathedral
Presented online as a radio play

Set in December 1170, Murder in the Cathedral is a modern miracle play on the martyrdom of St. Thomas Becket, archbishop of Canterbury.

Available from the Seat of Wisdom website (link below) from 7 pm Saturday March 27.

Seed Library in Eganville
Every Wed, Every Fri, Mar 17 to Jun 21
Bonnechere Union Public Library, Eganville
2 - 4 pm

A free resource available for the public to access seed, and to help with food insecurities. It was created with intention to empower, teach, and preserve seed!

The Seed Library will be staffed so someone will be available to provide advice and answer questions.

Pop Up Art Exhibit
Fri Mar 5 to Sun May 16
Fifth Chute Coffee,
291 Bridge St. Eganville
Tue to Sat ~ 8 am to 4 pm

Welcome to My World

The works of nine artists from across the Ottawa Valley who have each created a miniature world that reflects their inner experiences, comforts and longings during this time of uncertainty.

Among the artists in the exhibition are Genevieve Townsend and Stephanie Keon Pinkerton, from Eganville; Wren Crossland and Shanti McPhee from Killaloe; Bridget Haworth from Brudenell; Sylvia Tennisco from Pikwakanagan; Debbie Montgomery and Paula LaPierre from Pembroke; and Eppo Van Houten from Deep River.

Catch The Ace Draw
Every Thu, Apr 1
Tickets: $5

Catch the Ace
Draws at 4:30 Thursdays
at the Ash Grove Inn.

Ticket Locations:

Round Lake
Round Lake Centre Food Market

AJ’s Convenience, Killaloe Hardware

Wilno Building Supply

Barry's Bay
Barry’s Bay MacEwen, Barry’s Bay Shell, Lorraine’s Pharmasave

CO Country Market

Golden Lake
The Cottage Cup

Eganville Shell, Conway’s Pharmacy, Village Discount & Variety

Whitney Pharmacy

Ramona's Hairstyling

Legions are Closed
Both the Barry's Bay and Eganville Legions are closed during the Lockdown, and all activities are cancelled.
Chalk Your Walk
Fri Apr 9 to Thu Apr 22

Celebrate Spring & the Earth for Earth Day

Mission: Spread Joy, Optimism & Inspiration

Share your pictures:

Pitch In Canada
Thu Apr 1 to Sat May 1

This year, Pitch In Canada extents through all of April

Thank-you for doing your part to keep
Madawaska Valley beautiful.

Free Pitch-in garbage bags available at MV township office for picking of garbage along township roads.
Please call Marie at the Township office (613-756-2747) to arrange garbage bag pick-up.

Leave full bags along roads for pickup by Municipal staff.

Kids' Spring Break Kits in MV Twp
Fri Apr 9

Call to register for a kit

Pick up Fri April 9 at the Township Office

MV Volunteer Award
Thu Apr 15 to Sat May 15

The Township of Madawaska Valley relies on the contributions of volunteers & their organizations whose efforts contribute significantly to the quality of life in our community.

Award Categories Include:
 Youth (18 years and Under)
 Adult (19 years to 59 years)
 Senior (60 years and older)
 Community Organization/Group
 Lifetime Achievement

Nomination Forms Available:
Download from the website (link below)

Mail Or Drop Off Completed Nomination Form & Letter
Attn: Recreation & Community Development Coordinator
Township of Madawaska Valley 85 Bay St. Barry’s Bay K0J 1B0

Nomination Deadline:
May 15, 2021

National Volunteer Week
April 18 to 24, 2021

First Aid, CPR and Defibrillator Training
Mon Apr 26
Barry's Bay Legion
9 am

Emergency First Aid, CPR and Defibrillator

6 - hour Course

Please reserve your seat no later than April 19

Call Heather - 613-756-9027

Payment can be made at registration.

Free Tax Clinics
Mon Mar 1 to Fri Apr 30

Trained volunteers can help you prepare and e-file your income tax return if you have a simple tax situation and a low/modest income - max income of $35,000 for an individual, or $45,000 for a couple (add $2,500 for each child).
Please call to make an appointment

Barry's Bay: Christine 613-602-3591
Whitney and Madawaska: Sylvia 613-412-9962
Killaloe: Jeanette 613-757-3108

Free tax clinics will run through March and April

Killaloe Curling Club

2020 Season starts November 1

Evenings and Daytime curling
Youth Curling
Adult "Learn to Curl"

Beginners and experienced curlers welcome

For info:

Dexter and Serena on YouTube

Dexter & Serena Sernoskie
have performed familiar Valley tunes with Stone Fence Theatre and at the Barry's Bay Farmers' Market and the Douglas Tavern.

Since the Covid-19 shut-down, they've been creating videos of their music on fiddle, piano and other instruments, often with singing or step-dancing.

Their new videos come out on Saturday each week. Their YouTube channel now features over 50 videos.

Seniors Active Living Centre

Online and Physically Distanced Programs

Meet Me in the Garden
Drop by the gardens behind the Killaloe Friendship Club for a
physical distance chat with Master Grower Christina Anderman
Mondays & Thursdays ~ 9 -11am

Tax Clinic by Phone
Due to COVID-19 the CRC is not able to offer the usual in-person
assistance with your income tax return. Instead tcall 613-757-3108 and leave a message with your request, name and phone number

Seniors Wellness Call
in partnership with Seniors Centre WIthout Walls
Thursdays ~ 10 - 10:30am.
Register by phone or email to join in this free group phone conversation about your experiences during this time.

Imagine Feeling Great at Home!
(Adult Fitness)
Follow along with a class video Monday and
Wednesdays 10-11am or when it suits you, on the "Playlists" of the
CRC SALC YouTube channel

CRC at HOME – Virtual Programs Facebook group
Here's the link. A curated library of global internet experiences to explore during this time of physical distancing.

Eganville & District Seniors

Seniors Helping Seniors

Virtual Activities now available

Monday ~ 2 pm.

Ask a Master Gardener
Wednesday ~1 pm

via Zoom or by phone.
Call or email to register:
613-628-2354 of

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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,

Algonquin Dream Catcher Motel

The newest accommodation to the Whitney area and the closest to Ontario's most famous provincial park. Just minutes

BayRoc Drywall

BayRoc Drywall has what it takes to fulfill your drywall requirements professionally and on time. A skilled team,

Circles of Balance

Education and Circle facilitation based in First Nations Indigenous understanding of equality, non-interference,

Access Work Service

Ready ˙ Willing ˙ Able
Temporary Work Service
Provides short-term help to businesses and homeowners, and

Griffith Farm & Market

613-757-3659 613-401-6956
Food from our farm to your fork. Grass-fed beef available as sides, freezer boxes, or as individual cuts. Frozen Meals