To email me an Event for posting, or if any information is incorrect or if a LINK is not working, contact me at: firstname.lastname@example.org +=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=++=+=+=+ Wednesday, August 23~ at the Cobden Legion. 5 to 7pm, Open Jam. Bring your musical instrument and your vocals, a fun session. Call Simon Tunley at 613-646-7364 for information. 7 pm Catch the Ace ticket is drawn. Wednesday, August 23, 7 to 10pm The Beachburg Lions Club holds a Weekly Bingo in the Lion's Club Hall. Doors open at 6PM. This is a chip bingo, no dauber required. There are 15 regular games and 6 specials. The jackpot starts at 50 numbers and the numbers go up each week until a bingo is won. Jackpot prize is $250. Consolation prize is $25. Wednesday, August 23, 7pm The jackpot in the Cobden Legion's CATCH THE ACE progressive raffle lottery will be approximately $1000 this week. There is a weekly cash prize plus a chance to win the main jackpot. A draw is made at 7pm every Wednesday evening in the Legion club room. Tickets are only $5.00 at the Legion and can be purchased daily during regular Legion hours. August 16, a ticket belonging to Reta Behm was selected, no ACE but Reta won $40!! For more information, phone 613-646-7914 or www.CobdenLegion.ca HELP SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY!! Friday, August 25 ~ at the Cobden Legion 1pm to 1am • Free Pool on Fridays, from 1pm to closing. Come for some practice or some fun games!! Saturday, August 26 ~ at the Cobden Legion NO BBQ due to Cobden Fair NO MUSIC this evening due to Cobden Fair LEGION WILL CLOSE AT 8PM TO-NIGHT
Monday, August 28, 1:30pm to 3:30pm Communication skills are ranked first in job candidates' "must have" skills and qualifications. In this info session, you will learn verbal and written communications, listening skills, body language and even how to interrupt. Learn to speak in such a way that others want to listen to you and listen in such a way that others want to speak to you. Drop in to Employment Networks or call 613-432-3424 to register for our freeSavvy Communication info session. Monday, August 28, Civinette Bingo Every Monday night at the TOWNSHIP OFFICE below council chambers in Cobden. Doors open at 6 PM, Bingo at 7pm Progressive Game - $644 in #'s Toonie Pot - $36 Jack Pot - $500 in 60 #'s, Wednesday, August 30, 1 to 3:30 pm Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom. Drop in to the Employment Networks or call 613-432-3424 to register for a free Self Awareness info session. Thursday, August 31, 6 to 8pm Local Car Enthusiasts will be at the Country Kitchen Restaurant just east of Cobden to show off their pride and joy and enjoy an excellent meal at the restaurant. Hot rods show up, restorations, modifieds and interesting newer cars. The Cruise-in is held every second Thursday. Drop in, enjoy the cars and have a snack in the restaurant. For more information go to: www.CobdenCruisers.ca Thursday, August 31 Township of Whitewater RegionFinal 2017 Property Taxes, 1st Installment due to-day. Friday, September 1, 4 to 7pm Chicken Wings, Fish, Chicken Strips & French Fries available in the Clubroom. Take out is available. For more information or to phone an order in for pick-up, contact the Legion at 613-646-7914. CLICK HERE for MENU All proceeds from this Fish & Chips/Wings Night will be donated to the "ruck2remember" Road to Recovery for Homeless Veterans. Come out, socialize, enjoy wings/fish & chips and help support our Homeless Vets!! For more info, see: www.ruck2remember.com Sunday, September 3, 1 to 6pm Annual Chicken Supper at St. Mary’s Church - Wilno. Adults • $13, Children (under 12) • $5. Wednesday, September 6, 12noon A regular Pot Luck Lunch and Meeting of the Cobden & District Seniors Club will take place in the Community Room, lower level of the Whitewater Region Municipal Office on the Main Street in Cobden. Entrance to the building and parking is from the rear of the building. Renfrew County Paramedics will be present to carry out Wellness Assessments consisting of checking your blood pressure, blood oxygen levels, glucose levels, pulse rate and answer questions. Everyone 55 and over is welcome!! Sunday, September 10, 2:30 to 6pm Our Lady of Mount Caramel ParishFALL SUPPER in the Parish Hall, Lapasse. Country style home cooking, Turkey & Ham Dinner. Adults $15 • Children under 12, $6 • Children under 4 • FREE!! Take out meals available, Bazaar & Bake Table. Do come and join us!! Friday, September 15, 8pm Riverview Seniors Social Club has booked, STONE FENCE THEATRE to present in the Westmeath Recreation Centre Hall to present the new musical romantic-comedy " Stick Out Your Tongue and Say Moo”. This play is based on interviews with vets and veterinarian workers about the ups and downs of their work. Bar opens at 7p.m. Tickets only $25.00 each. Call 613-587-4834 or any member of RSSC or buy them at Kenny’s Store in Westmeath. To see a poster for this event, please CLICK HERE Saturday, September 16, 7am to 11am The Beachburg Lion's Club will be Serving Breakfast at the Plowing Match being held at Langton Farms. The cost is only $8 for home fries, sausage, scrambled eggs and home made beans. If you only want a coffee, a 12oz. cup is $1. We will also have bottled water and orange juice for $1. Saturday, September 16, 10am to 2pm 13th Annual Car Show and Swap Meet for Dad at the Renfrew Fairgrounds, Renfrew, Ontario Show admission $5.00. Dash plaques to the first 100 entries. Door Prizes, 50/50 Draw. All proceeds to Canadian Cancer Society for Prostate Cancer. For further show information, call Ray at 613-432-0705. Swap Meet info, contact Daryl at 613-432- 6893. E-mail: email@example.com
Saturday, September 16, 11am COBDEN LEGION CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT AND DINNER • 18 holes of golf at the Oaks of Cobden followed by a delicious roast beef dinner served at the Legion. Many prizes, hole in one wins a trip to Las Vegas. $70 includes golf, cart & dinner. Dinner alone, $17. Sign up at the Legion or phone 613-646-7914. CLICK HERE to see a flyer. HELP SUPPORT OUR COMMUNITY!!
Sunday, September 17, 11am to 3pm Terry Fox Run, in memory of Patsy Moore. Run, walk or ride!! Held at Logos Land, Hwy. 17, just east of Cobden. Balloon launch at 12:15. BBQ for participants! For more information, 613-646-2212
Wednesday, September 20, noon to 1pm Westmeath Riverview Seniors Monthly Soup & Sandwich will be held in the Westmeath Community Hall. Delicious home made soups, breads & buns, non-processed meats, veggie platters, pickles, cheese and scrumptious home made desserts - all for $8.00 per person. Items for the local food bank are accepted. Everyone is invited!
Thursday, September 21, 7 to 9pm Hospice Renfrew holds a monthly Drop-in Bereavement Support Group on the third Thursday of every month at 7:00 PM. The program provides an immediate opportunity to connect and share with others who are journeying through the wilderness of grief. This peer support group is for all losses and is facilitated by trained volunteers who have also experienced grief and loss. No pre-registration is necessary. Light refreshments will be served.
Wednesday September 27, 7PM The Cobden Curling Club is having another Paint Nite Fundraiser to raise money to pay for the new ice plant that has been ordered & will be installed this fall. The Paint Nite will be held on Wednesday, September 27 at the Cobden Legion, Upstairs Hall at 7:00pm. Tickets cost $45 plus HST and a portion of every ticket sold goes directly to the Curling Club. We are painting a fall scene. The bar will be open if you wish to purchase a beverage. This evening is open to everyone but you should be 19 years of age. Tickets must be purchased online and in advance -- by Sept. 12/17 if possible as we have to have a minimum number sold in order to hold the event. The following is the link to buy your ticket: CLICK HERE +=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=