To email me an Event for posting, or if any information is incorrect or if a LINK is not working, contact me at: email@example.com =+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=++=+=+=+ HELP WANTED - a year round maintenance person to be in charge of grass cutting, snow removal and good care of ramps at St. Paul's Anglican Church and Parish Hall. Contact: Alice, 613-646-7881 8-11
=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=++=+=+=+ Tuesday to Friday, August 14 to 17, 9:30 to 11:30am Vacation Bible Camp, St. Andrew's United Church, Beachburg. For ages 4 to 12, Bible Stories • Songs • Games • Crafts and Snacks. Admission is Free, donation of canned goods for the Food Bank would be appreciated. To pre-register, call or email: Kari McLeese 613-582-3282 firstname.lastname@example.org or Grace Stephen 613-582-3548 email@example.com Tuesday, August 14, 11 to 12 noon. Ross Museum in Foresters Falls will be having a KIDS HOUR every Tuesday, August 21 is the last day. Come and join us for a fun filled hour with games, crafts, story time and a snack. To register your child, please call 613-646-2622 Tuesday, August 14, 6:30 & 7:30pm STAND UP PADDLE BOARD at Little Lakes in Beachburg, courtesy of Whitewater Region. No charge!! To register, call 613-646-2282 or CLICK HERE for a flyer with times and info on this event and more.
Wednesday, August 15 ~ 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. AIR CONDITIONED HALL!!!
Wednesday, August 15, 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 15, 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. August 8, a ticket belonging to Lois Laidlaw was selected, Lois did not find the Ace of Spades but won $139 for having the ticket selected. Her lucky # was 18 and there are only 21 numbers left! Next draw, August 15 with an approximate $3,300 Jackpot. For more information, phone 613-646-7914 or www.CobdenLegion.ca HELP SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY!!
Thursday, August 16, 1 to 3pm Drop in Bereavement Support Group will meet at Renfrew Hospice.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 Thursday, August 16, 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 Thursday, August 16, 7 to 9pm SUNSET PADDLE at Westmeath, courtesy of Whitewater Region. No charge!! To register, call 613-646-2282 or CLICK HERE for a flyer with times and info on this event and more.
Thursday, August 16, 7pm Whitewater Historical Society's Ross Museum presents A CELTIC CONCERT at St Aidans Church, Foresters Falls Rd just down the street from the museum Admission $5.00 Entertainment by Daniella Bell, Declan Helferty-Scott, Ella Burger, Jocleyn and Braden Smaglinski, Marie Zettler, Clark Burger and Joan Hewitt. Come out and enjoy a musical evening with refreshments and friendship afterwards. Helping to support the work of the WHS. Thursday, August 16, 6:30 to 8:30pm Come out to the 4th Annual Muskrat Watershed Council General Meeting held at 44 Main St, Cobden, Whitewater Region and learn about what your local Watershed Council is doing to improve the current state of Muskrat Lake and adjoining tributaries! Featured Topics: -The Natural Edge Project -Results from the new 2015-2017 Water Quality Report by Rebecca Dalton -Progress of the Cobden Beach Cleanup Project -Love your Lakes Survey Results -Controlled Tile Drain Project 2017 Results and much more! There will be refreshments available throughout the meeting and a Discussion Period for those wishing to ask questions on current (or past) projects, share ideas, and express concerns. Free parking and entrance are available at the rear of the building Friday, August 17, 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, August 18, 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 & Sunday, August 18, 9am to 3:30, August 19, 9am to 2pm 24th Annual Eganville Gun Show, held in the Eganville Arena, 178 Jane Street. Over 50 exhibitors. From firearms to fishing supplies and much more. Admission $8.00, children under 12 free with an adult. For more info, go to edsc.ca or call Basil at 613-628-3296 Sponsored by the Eganville and District Sportsman's Club Saturday, August 18 ~ at the Cobden Legion • BBQ at the Cobden Legion starting at 11am to 1pm. $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! Saturday, August 18 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, Tyson Sullivan
Sunday, August 19, Noon to 6pm TURKEY SUPPER, seving lunch and supper, hosted by Our Lady of Grace Church, Westmeath at the Westmeath Community Centre. Adults: $15 • Children 5-12: $6, Children 4 and under: FREE! There will be grab bags, raffle tickets, baking & crafts and Bingo! Take-out is available, Wheel Chair Accessible • Air Conditioned Hall. Sunday, August 19, 4 to 7pm CHICKEN BBQ & CORN ROAST at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Cobden, Hwy 17 (church beside the park) Rain or Shine!!! For prices and a complete menu, please CLICK HERE! Monday ~ Friday, August 20-24, 9:30 to 12 noon All children ages 4 to 12 are welcome to VBS at Beachburg Pentecostal Church, 1723 Beachburg Road, Beachburg for various activities such as singing, crafts, games and Bible stories. Pre-registration until August 15. Cost: $5.00 per child. For more information, call 613-582-3473 or firstname.lastname@example.org Monday, August 20, 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 - $1086 Designated #31 Toonie Pot - $251, #B4 Jack Pot - $500 in 58#'s Friday to Sunday, August 24 to 26 The annual Cobden Fair will be taking place with something for everyone! All livestock and entertainment shows, and a ride all day midway pass are included in your pay one price admission! Great savings, excellent fun for the whole family! $20.00 per person - Friday, Saturday $16.00 per person - Sunday $16.00 - advance tickets *NOW AVAILABLE* at Rooney’s, Scotiabank & Cobden Agricultural Hall Office! For more information about events, times etc., CLICK HERE!! Sunday, August 26, 10am There will be an ecumenical Church Service at the Cobden Fair. Come out for breakfast in the Ag Hall then come out to the service on the outdoor stage. Friday, August 31 The First Installment of the Final 2018 Whitewater Region Tax Bill is due. Wednesday, September 5, 12 Noon 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. Everyone 55 and older is welcome! Saturday, September 8 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, Open Mike with Matt Haycock
Saturday, September 15, 11am Cobden Legion Charity Golf Tournament & Dinner. 18 Holes of golf at the Oaks of Cobden, shot-gun start at 11am. Delicious roast beef dinner at the Cobden Legion following the Tournament. $70 includes golf, cart and dinner, dinner alone, $17. Many prizes and sponsored holes. Hole-in One prize, a trip to Las Vegas! All proceeds donated back within the community & for Homeless Veterans. Sign up at the Cobden Legion, 43 Main Street in Cobden or phone 613-646-7914 for more info or to sign up.
Saturday, September 15 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, Braedon Vincent Saturday, September 22, 7:30pm Whitewater Kings play Arnprior at the Cobden Arena. Ticket prices are as follows: Adults ~ $9, Seniors(65 & older) ~ $7 and Children 12 and under ~ $5
Saturday, September 22 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, DJ with Terry Soulliere Saturday, September 29, 7:30pm Whitewater Kings play Carleton Place at the Cobden Arena. Ticket prices are as follows: Adults ~ $9, Seniors(65 & older) ~ $7 and Children 12 and under ~ $5
Saturday, September 29 ~ at the Cobden Legion 9:30pm to 1:30am • entertainment, Reckless Mid October The Muskrat Watershed Council is looking for volunteers to help plant a healthy buffer of native trees and shrubs on several properties in the Muskrat Lake watershed. Planting will take place from mid-October to early November 2018. For complete information and the contact person, please CLICK HERE!