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Monday, May 27, CIVINETTE BINGO Every Monday night at the TOWNSHIP OFFICE below council chambers in Cobden. Doors open at 6pm, Bingo at 6:45pm Progressive Game - $710 Designated #29 Toonie Pot - $259, #N44 Jack Pot - $400 in 53#'s
Monday, May 27, 7pm Cobden Union Cemetery AGM will be held in St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church.
Tuesday, May 28, 6:30pm writewater writers group • Join us for an evening of writing in the Cobden Library. All ages and skill levels welcome. email@example.com for more information. Hosted by the Whitewater Region Public Library Board.
Wednesday, May 29, 1 to 2 pm From the River Seniors Social Club, a presentation, to be held at the Lapasse Hall, 85 Lapasse Road, to help us better understand LOSS & GRIEF, a weighty topic that we will all come to know in our lifetime. CLAY McALEER, CD, RSSW, responsible for the Loss, Grief and Change Program at the Robbie Dean Family Counselling Centre in Pembroke, will help us more fully understand this process we must all face. He is a very engaging and knowledgeable speaker. CLICK HERE for more information.
Wednesday, May 29, 4 to 5pm Calling all children, ages 4 to 12, Kids Klub: 2019! Every Wednesday at the Beachburg Pentecostal Church, 1757 Beachburg Road. Music ~ Bible Stories ~ Crafts ~ Games ~ Refreshments!! For more info: 613-582-3699(Jean) or 613-582-3390(Connie) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, May 29 ~ at the Cobden Legion. 5 to 6:30pm, Open Jam. Bring your musical instrument and your vocals, a fun session. Call Simon Tunley at 613-646-7364 for information. Wednesday, May 29, 6:30 to 7:30pm Feeling blue with nothing to do? Come to KIDS CLUB!! Ages 4 to 12. Wednesday evenings at Elim Pentecostal Church, Westmeath, ON., at the stop sign. 613-587-4744 Wednesday, May 29, 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.
Friday, May 31, 7pm THE PROVERBS, in concert at the Beachburg Pentecostal Tabernacle, 1757 Beachburg Road. Admission is FREE, freewill offering will be taken during the evening. Everyone who likes gospel music will enjoy the evening!
Friday, May 31, 7:30pm The jackpot in the Cobden Legion'sCATCH THE ACE progressive raffle lottery is now approx $1850 if the Ace of Spades is drawn. There is a weekly cash prize plus a chance to win the main jackpot. A draw is made at 7:30pm every Friday evening in the Legion club room. Tickets are only $5.00 at the Legion and can be purchased daily during regular Legion hours. May 24, a ticket belonging to Don Parrington was selected, no Ace but Don won $96 for having his ticket selected!! The lucky number was #12. For more information, phone 613-646-7914. HELP SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY!!
Saturday, June 1, 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, June 1, 9am to 1pm 3rd ANNUAL BIG GIVE to be held in the Cobden Astrolabe Arena, organized by the churches of Cobden. Free, free, free Ö. many free items, activities, snacks, must be seen to be believed. To see a flyer with information such as donating items, please CLICK HERE!!
Saturday, June 1, 11am to 1pm The Cobden Legion BBQ takes place at the Legion on Main Street. Come in, enjoy a hamburger, sausage or hot dog BBQ'ed the way you like them!
Saturday, June 1, 12:30pm Eighth Annual Lion Phil Hamel Memorial Golf Tournament at the Oaks of Cobden. For complete information, CLICK HERE, phone 613-433-3325 or email@example.com
Sunday, June 2, 2 to 6pm Cobden Legion May Dance, with Greenwood Country , featuring Jamie Gardiner on Fiddle, upstairs at the Cobden Legion, handicapped accessible! Prizes, light lunch, only $7 per person. Lunch donations greatly appreciated.
Sunday, June 2, 2:30 to 6:30pm Come on out and join us at Trinity United Church in Foresterís Falls for our Anniversary Service on June 2nd to celebrate 124 years. Gate47, a Contemporary Christian Band, will be doing the service and providing special music. The service will start at 2:30 p.m. Our Pork BBQ supper will be at 4:30 pm. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ BBQ PORK ON A BUN, 4:30pm, (with baked beans, coleslaw, dessert & drink) at Trinity United Church, 1982 Foresterís Falls Road, Foresterís Falls, Ontario Adults - $12.00 • Children under 12 - $6.00 EVERYONE WELCOME!!
Wednesday, June 5, 11:30am to 1pm Come and join us for the monthly SOUP & SANDWICH LUNCH at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish Hall in Lapasse, Ontario. $8 per person. We do accept non-perishable items or cash for the foodbank. Everyone Welcome!!
Wednesday, June 5, 12noon A regular Pot Luck Lunch and Games 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!!
Wednesday, June 5, 1 to 3:30pm At The Westmeath Rec Centre Hall. WHAT IS THE RIVERVIEW SOCIAL? - a FREE unstructured weekly Open House, - SOCIALising, playing cards, games, crafting, - chatting over a cuppa, - enlarging friendship circles, - a prevention for cabin fever. OPEN TO ALL WHITEWATER RESIDENTS 55+ RIVERVIEW SENIORS SOCIAL CLUB
Friday & Saturday, June 7, 6 pm to June 8, 4 pm KING OF THE CATS, LOCAL CATFISH DERBY * Beachburg Hall Fundraiser SPONSORS ~ Local Businesses *on Ottawa River Bryson-Chapeau &Westmeath to Hwy 148 Bridges *Pre-registration Garry McLaughlin 613-587-4628 * Fishing- June 7, 6 p.m. to June 8, 4 p.m. *Entry Fee Adults $10, Children $5 under 12 *Cash Prizes, Door Prizes *Weigh-in at Lapasse Boat Launch on June 8, 8am - 4 p.m. * Demonstration - Cleaning a Catfish at Lapasse Boat Launch June 8 at 4pm MORE INFO ~ GARRY 613- 587-4628
Friday, June 7, 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
Saturday, June 8, 4 to 7pm St. Andrew's United Church, Westmeath, is holding their Anniversary Turkey & Ham Supper in the Westmeath Community Centre Hall. Cost: $15/Adult, $7/Child (5 - 10 years) & Children (4 years & under) Free. Take-out will be available.
Sunday, June 9, 2:30pm Beachburg Union Cemetery Decoration Day Service. In case of rain - service will be held at St. Andrew's United Church, Beachburg.
Sunday, June 9, 3:30pm The 11th Annual Beachburg Jam Live Auction will be held in the Beachburg Orange Hall. All proceeds will go to the Beachburg Recreation Association! For more information, CLICK HERE!
Wednesday, June 12 & Thursday, June 13, 7pm The Whitewater Region Public Library Board presents Encounters with Great Writers, featuring actors from Odyssey Theatre, Opeongo High School. GREAT WOMEN of SHAKESPEARE. St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Cobden. Tickets: $20 at the Candle Wick, Cobden, at the door, or reserve by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, June 15 ~ at the Cobden Legion 4 to 8pm • HEART BREAKERS, Classic Rock & Classic Country. CLICK HEREfor flyer.
Saturday, June 15, 5:30pm Micksburg Community Centre invites you to join us for a CHICKEN DINNER (served with mashed potatoes, veggies, coleslaw, dessert). $15 per person. For tickets call 613-735-1637 or 613-732-9432 All proceeds towards operating expenses of the community centre.
Sunday, June 16, 9am to 1pm The Cobden Legion's Father's Day Breakfast Buffet, all you can eat! Adults ē $11.50(inc HST), Children 12 & under ē $5 Menu consists of: Scrambled Eggs, Pancakes & Maple Syrup, Sausages, Ham, Bacon, Home Fries, Beans, Toast & Jam, Muffins, Juice, Coffee/Tea. Come and join us for a great meal with family and friends. Everyone is welcome!!
Wednesday, June 19, 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, June 20, 1 to 3pm Drop in Bereavement Support Group at Renfrew Public Library (Basement Program Room) . The 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.
Thursday, June 20, 7 to 8:30pm Drop in Bereavement Support Group at Hospice Renfrew. The 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.
Friday, June 21, 6pm to 12am The 20th Relay for Life Renfrew County will be held at the Pembroke Memorial Centre, Pembroke, ON. Register: www.relayforlife.ca/renfrewcounty For information: 613-735-2571.
Sunday, June 23, 2 to 4pm Riverview Seniors Social Club is having a STRAWBERRY SOCIAL in the Westmeath Recreation Hall, 119 Synton St., Westmeath. Music by Bernadette Kelly!! Tickets: Adults = $10, Children 10 & under = $5, call Barb at 613-587-4115 and at the door.
Sunday, June 23, 7pm Cobden Union Cemetery - Decoration Day Service The Service is usually held on the last Sunday of June but because of the long weekend the board decided it would be better to have it the Sunday before. In case of rain, the service will be held in St. Paulís Anglican Church, Cobden.
Saturday, July 6 The 3rd Annual TOUR de WHITEWATER, tour the beautiful rural routes of Whitewater Region beginning and ending in Westmeath, a cycling event not be missed. Courses for all capabilities! For complete information, please CLICK HERE!
Saturday, July 6, 11am to 3pm PIONEER FAMILY DAY at Ross Museum in Foresters Falls. BIG BAKE SALE ~ BBQ Lunch, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and drinks!! New Exhibits !! Music by Jocelyn and Braden Smaglinski and our friend Marie Zettler on accordion. Lots of activities and crafts for kids. Pioneer Activities: Butter Churning, Spinning, Wood Working and more. Come one and all, see the cyclists passing by on the Tour De whitewater. For info Call 613-646-2622 or check our Facebook page
Saturday, July 6, 11:30am to 6:30pm Whitewater Bike'n Brew at the Westmeath Rec Centre. Come out meet the cyclists and enjoy a day of tasting local craft beers, drinks, yoga and food trucks. To see a flyer with all the events listed, cost and ticket sale locations, please CLICK HERE!!
Thursday, July 18, 7pm GEEK TRIVIA NIGHT at Cobden Agricultural Hall- questions about sci fi, fantasy, comic superheroes, video game characters etc. - stack your team - fun night- $60 a team of 4-6. For more info/registration, contact email@example.com To see a flyer for the event, CLICK HERE!!