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Upcoming Things To Do in Peterborough and The Kawarthas 2014

Mar 3, Apr 7, May 5 – Ennismore Monthly Music Circle:  St. Martin’s Parish Hall (church basement), Ennismore 7pm – Come out and enjoy some local live music.  Bring your instrument and join in, or just come to  listen and socialize.  All ages, musical styles, and abilities are most welcome.  Refreshments available at the break.  Only $5 for adults, $2 students, and 13 and under FREE!  All proceeds to our Knights of Columbus group to help fund their charitable works in our Parish, and our Community.  Questions?  Call Kathy 292-8760 

February 16 ~ Lakefield Legion Branch 77 open mic, Sunday, February 16 beginning at 1 p.m. Bring your instruments, your voices or just yourself for a great afternoon of music. Backup band and sound system provided. $5.00 at the door; performers get in for free. Emailjasana@nexicom.net for details.

February 16 – Kawartha Spring Bridal Show at the Venue, 286 George St. N., Peterborough, Tickets $10

February 14 to March 28 Patrick Fitzgerald Art Show at Douro Dummer Library Art Gallery 435 4th Line in Douro. February and March at Selwyn Public Library: www.MyPublicLibrary.ca

Bridgenorth 705-292-5065 Ennismore 705-292-8022  Lakefield 705-652-8623

February is Black History month

Children’s Programs, Mar 2014

P.A. Day Events Mar. 7
LEGO Block Party 10-11am Ennismore Ages 4-12
Big screen movie Epic Bridgenorth 1-2:30pm Free popcorn, drinks $1

March Break Mon. Mar. 10 – Friday Mar.14
Monday Family Storytime 10:30-11am Lakefield Ages 0-5
Tuesday LEGO Block Party 10:30-11:30am Lakefield Ages 4-12
Duct Tape Creations& 1:30-3:30pm Lakefield Ages 10+
Marble Magnets
Wednesday Storytime with local author Lauren Dallin Bridgenorth 10:30-11am Ages 3-9
Thursday Fancy Nancy Tea Party 10:30 and 1:30 (2 sessions) Ennismore Ages 3-9
Friday LEGO Block Party 10:30-11:30am Bridgenorth Ages 4-12
Bingo 1:30-2:30pm prizes, fun, drinks $1. Bridgenorth Ages 4-12 (parent/caregiver accompany children under 9)

Other Great Ongoing children’s Programs
Winter Babytime (ages 6-23 mos) Tues. Lakefield 2-2:30, ends Feb. 18 (Ennismore program is now full)
Winter Toddlertime (for 2’s) Wed. Bridgenorth 9-9:30am, ends Feb. 19
Spring Preschool Storytime begins in April in Lakefield and Bridgenorth (ages 3-5). See your branch for more details.

Spaces are limited
Call the branch where the program takes place to register or email kcharlton@mypubliclibrary.ca



March 1 – Douro and District Optimist Club Euchre Tournament. For details call 705-760-6909

March 4 – A PANCAKE DINNER will be served at St. Matthew / St. Aidan Anglican Church in Buckhorn on Tuesday from 4.30 to 6.30 p.m.  Tickets available at the door. Adults – $10, Children – $5, Preschoolers – free.

March 6 – LENTEN LUNCH at ST.JOHN’S ANGLICAN CHURCH in LAKEFIELD begins on Thursdays at noon, starting MARCH 6th for six weeks and ending APRIL 10th. Homemade soup, rolls and dessert will be served, cost $5.00 and our speakers are as follows:

March 6 – Rev. Munroe Scott, St.John’s Anglican Church, Lakefield
Friday, March 7th – at 1:30 p.m. the World Day of Prayer, an ecumenical service hosted annually by the women of 5 Bridgenorth-area churches, will be observed at St. Martin’s Roman Catholic Church, 513 Ennis Road, Ennismore. The theme for 2014 is “Streams in the Desert”. Since 1922, the service has taken place in 2000 communities in Canada and in 170 countries around the world, on the first Friday in March each year. The 2014 order of service was prepared by the women of Egypt. An offering is received for projects to benefit women around the world. Refreshments follow the service. All women and men of the community are welcome to attend. The participating churches are Bridgenorth and Fairview United, Gilmour Baptist, Causeway Christian Assembly, and St. Martin’s Roman Catholic Church. Call Mary at 705.292-9273 for more information.

March 13 – Rev. Warren Vollmer, Lakefield United Church

Potsdam Connects! Center for Graduate Studies in Canada
March 20, 2014 7-8:30pm
You are invited to join members of the graduate community at SUNY Potsdam
for an information session designed to showcase all graduate programs.
Potsdam offers programs in education (childhood 1-6, literacy, specialeducation, curriculum & instruction), community health (rural health focus), mathematics, English and communication, music education and performance, and organizational leadership. This session will be held at the Holiday Inn in Peterborough at 150 George St. N.

Contact Info:
SUNY Potsdam Center for Graduate Studies

March 20 – Pastor Ben Vanderheide, Lakefield Baptist Church
March 27 – Rev. David Peasgood, St.George’s Anglican Church, Apsley
April 3 – Rev. Terry Ingram, St.Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Lakefield
April 10 – Pastor Crystal Moore, Lakeridge Community Church, Lakefield




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