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 =+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=++=+=+=+ Thursday, May 24, 5 to 7:30pm It's time to look forward to Cobden District Public School's Fun Fair. In addition to games, barbecue, plant table, talent show and community social time, we are offering an opportunity for vendors to showcase their products, or yard sale items. Tables are $20 each. Come to the Fun Fair and showcase your product to the community. Please call C.D.P.S at 613-646-2271 to book your table. Thursday, May 24, 6 to 8pm The COBDEN CRUISERS, 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 Friday, Saturday, Sunday, May 25 to 27, 8am to 6pm Annual Plant Sale by Melissa Bennett at 267 Beachburg Road. Bring boxes for plants. RAIN or SHINE!! Friday, May 25, 4 to 7pm ~ at the Cobden Legion 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 Friday, May 25, 7 to 10pm WDRA T'WEEN DANCE, for ages 8 to 15, $5 per person Music by: Abbey Lane DJ Entertainment Canada Saturday, May 26 This is a fundraising event for the Canadian Cancer Society. The 3rd Annual Git'er Done Mud Run is a 6k, obstacle mud run taking place at the world famous Wilderness Tours resort on the Ottawa River. Once you fight your way through the obstacles and mud and you've completed the run, you have the option to take on a range of extreme challenges at Wilderness Tours, for a special rate, and even stay the night on site. Stay for the day. Stay for the weekend! It’s a mud run that meets some of the wildest water in North America. And we know you can Git ‘Er Done for a great cause! For more information and to register online, CLICK HERE!
Saturday, May 26, 8am to Noon CHURCH YARD SALE at the Cobden St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Hwy 17 (Church beside the park) Lots of great items! Something for Everyone! Rain or Shine! Saturday, May 26, 8am to Noon The Cobden Farmers Market is open every Saturday morning from 8am until Noon at the Cobden Fairgrounds. You will find fresh garden and farm produce, (in season) home baking and unique crafts being offered. Refreshments are available, drinks, full breakfasts or a lunch! All customers are welcome to fill out a ballot which may win a $20 voucher to be used at the Market. You do not have to be present for the 11am draw. Make a morning of it!! Saturday, May 26, 9am to 1pm The Township of Whitewater will be conducting a Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Disposal event for its residents. This one day event will take place at the Municipal Public Works Garage, located at 2271 Mineview Road, Cobden. For further information, contact: Steven Hodson, Supervisor of Solid Waste & Safety, (613) 646-2282 or (613) 635-1517
Saturday, May 26, 11am to 1pm BBQ at the Cobden Legion every Saturday. $4 • Hamburger or Sausage, $3 • Jumbo Hot dog, BBQ'ed just the way you like them with your favourite fixings. $1 • Ice cold soft drinks/water! Help support your Community!! Saturday, May 26 ~ at the Cobden Legion 3pm to 6pm • entertainment, Ray Stoppa and Friends Saturday, May 26, 7:30pm to 1:30am Friends, we have a friend in need. Some of you know Billy Harris. Some of you know him as Arborist Tree Service, others as a Fire Fighter from Station 4 (Beachburg) and others as a whitewater kayaker. But to us he is a great Family man, caring and devoted Father, of two small kids. He is in a fight, we need your support. A fund raiser is planned to help Billy and his family while they deal with his cancer. Anything you can do would be appreciated, help spread the word. CLICK HERE to see a flyer with much more information about this Benefit Dance & Fundraising Event. Saturday, May 26 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, Rock Jam with Nat Leach
Sunday, May 27, 2 to 4pm The Riverview Seniors Social Club are hosting a Spring Tea, 2 pm to 4 pm on Sunday, May 27th at the Westmeath Community Hall. The theme is “Celebration of Spring”. There will be a silent auction. If you (or your business) have an article to contribute, please contact Linda Bromley at 613-587 4568 or Judy Hunter at 613-582-3719. Items can also be dropped off at the hall on Sat. May 26th between 10 a.m. and 2p.m. The proceeds from this silent auction are in support of Hospice Renfrew. Tickets ($15) are available from most members of the Riverview Seniors Social Club. Sunday, May 27, 4:30 to 6:30pm BBQ PORK ON A BUN with baked beans, coleslaw, drink and dessert. This event will be held in the Trinity United Church, 1982 Foresters Falls Road. Adults • $12, Children under 12 • $6 Take-out is available. ALL WELCOME!!
Monday, May 28, Civinette Bingo Every Monday night at the TOWNSHIP OFFICE below council chambers in Cobden. Doors open at 6:15 PM, Bingo at 7pm Progressive Game - $ in #'s Toonie Pot - $0 Jack Pot - $500 in #'s Monday, May 28, 7pm Play Bid-Euchre and have some fun!!! $3/person, 50/50 available. To be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, 43 Main street in Cobden. Open to everyone, bring a friend for more fun!! Wednesday, May 30 ~ 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. Wednesday, May 30, 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, May 30, 7pm ~ at the Cobden Legion The jackpot in the Cobden Legion'sCATCH THE ACE progressive raffle lottery is dependent on ticket sales. 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. May 23, a ticket belonging to Kent McLaughlin was selected, Kent did not find the Ace of Spades but won $36 for having his ticket selected. Next draw, May 30 with a $1500 Jackpot. For more information, phone 613-646-7914 or www.CobdenLegion.ca HELP SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY!! Saturday, June 2, 9am to 1pm THE BIG GIVE, the churches of Cobden love being part of this community, so we've planned an event to show you how much we care! The event will take place at the Cobden Astrolabe Arena. This is a free event, donations of furniture, toys etc. will be accepted from the community. For more information including drop off times, please see the event flyer by CLICKING HERE!!
Saturday, June 2, 12:30pm The Beachburg Lions Club is holding their Seventh Annual Lion Phil Hamel Memorial Golf Tournament at the Oaks of Cobden. All proceeds to local Lion's Club projects. To reserve your spot or for more information, contact Tony Mercier at 613-582-3417 or email@example.com
Saturday, June 2, 4:30pm The Beachburg Fair is proud to present the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Musical Ride. A Canadian tradition since 1876, a troop of 32 scarlet coated “Mounties” on majestic black horses present a 30 minute show of intricate figures and cavalry drills choreographed to music. Take advantage of this truly Canadian experience and see one of our national treasures perform live at The Beachburg Fair Grounds on June 2, 2018. Pre-Show at 4:30 p.m. | Musical Ride at 5:00 p.m. Food & Refreshments will be available for purchase!! General Admission- Adults(13 years of age and older): $10.00 and 12 years of age and under: Free TICKET LOCATIONS: Beachburg Deli & Bakery, M&R Feeds Pembroke, Pet-Valu Petawawa and Kenny's Store Westmeath. Don't forget you can always purchase your tickets at the gate!!
Saturday, June 2 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, JJ Staley
Wednesday, June 6, 11:30am to 1pm Soup and Sandwich Lunch at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church Parish Hall in LaPasse, Ontario. Homemade soups, cold meats, (freshly cooked), buns, vegetables, fruit, pickles and all the trimmings plus fresh desserts. $7 per person, please remember we will accept non-perishable food or cash for the Food bank. Proceeds towards ongoing projects!!!
Wednesday, June 6, 12noon A regular Pot Luck Lunch and Games 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!!
Saturday, June 9, 9am to 1pm Plant Sale at Ross Museum, perennials. house plants and hardened Annuals. Donations of plants to support the museum are welcome as well
Saturday, June 9, 10am to 3pm "Thy Will Be Done" Third Annual Ladies Event will be held at the Cobden Pentecostal Church, 17 Astrolabe Road, Cobden. Special Speaker: Kathy Daw (Proverbs Gospel Group). Cost = $15 (includes lunch). To register, call 613-646-2332 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, June 9, Noon A BID EUCHRE TOURNAMENT will be held in the Cobden Legion, 43 Main Street in Cobden. Doors open at noon, play begins at 1pm. $10 per person includes light refreshment! Door prize, cash prize for 1st, 2nd & 3rd.
Saturday, June 9, 2 to 4pm Spring Flower Show & TEA at Beachburg Lion’s Hall. Everyone welcome! $5.00
Saturday, June 9, 4 to 7pm St. Andrew's United Church Westmeath Anniversary Turkey & Ham Supper, at Westmeath Community Centre Hall. Adults: $15 • Children (5-10yrs): $7 • 4yrs & under: Free Take out is available. Everyone Welcome!
Saturday, June 9 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, Dale Yuke & Dean Peever
Sunday, June 10, 7 to 11am Cobden Airport Breakfast Show at the Bruce McPhail Memorial Airfield just east of Cobden. An excellent breakfast and some very interesting airplanes fly in for you to check out. Adult = $8.00, Kids under 10 = $5.00 Saturday, June 16, 11am to 3pm Pioneer Day at Ross Museum featuring a bake Sale and pioneer activities, woodworking with antique tools and more. Spinning, quilting, butter churning, activities for children, BBQ lunch and music throughout the day. Support the Whitewater Historical Society, and come out and enjoy the fun and activities! Saturday, June 16 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, Ashdads
Sunday, June 17, 9am to 1pm At the Cobden Legion, 43 Main Street in Cobden, Father's Day Breakfast Buffet!! Treat your Dad to an all you can eat Buffet. Adults $10, Children 12 and under only $5. Menu consists of: Scrambled eggs, Pancakes & Maple Syrup, Sausages, Bacon, Home Fries, Beans, Toast & jam, Juice, Coffee/Tea!! Enjoy breakfast with family and friends!! Wednesday, June 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. Non-perishable items for the local food bank are accepted. Everyone is invited! Thursday, June 21, 1 to 3pm Drop in Bereavement Support Group at Renfrew Public Library (Basement Program Room). This Renfrew Hospice monthly peer support drop in program provides an immediate opportunity to connect and share with others who are journeying through the wilderness of grief. A peer support group, for all losses, is facilitated by trained volunteers who have also experienced grief and loss. There is no cost to attend. Light refreshments will be served. For questions, please call Tracey Cummings, 613-433-3993, ext 2237 Saturday, June 23 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, D-Tour
Friday, June 29, 7 to 10pm WDRA T'WEEN DANCE, for ages 8 to 15, $5 per person Music by: Abbey Lane DJ Entertainment Canada
Saturday, June 30 ~ at the Cobden Legion 3pm to 6pm • entertainment, Ray Stoppa and Friends
Saturday, June 30 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, Steve Agnew