Country 105 is teaming up with Jason Blaine to support MUSIC COUNTS to put instruments into the hands of kids who need them the most. From April 16th – 30th, you can bid on exclusive prizes from some of Country’s biggest stars, including Jason Blaine, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, Little Big Town, Dean Brody, High Valley, James Barker Band and more. You can also bid on exclusive festival packages from Big Valley Jamboree, Dauphine Music Fest, Sunfest, The Junos and CCMA’s. All proceeds from the auctions will go to MuiscCounts and give opportunities to children across the country to learn music. Bid through www.32auctions.com/jasonblaine
The Peterborough Museum & Archives, in partnership with students in the Fleming College Museum Management and Curatorship program, presents “If the Shoe Fits: Fashion, Function, Footwear.” Grab your favourite pair of shoes and boogie on up to see this temporary exhibit that explores the role footwear plays in our lives. Through the lens of footwear, the exhibit will explore a variety of themes and landscapes including the home, the field, and the factory. This exhibit examines both historic and modern shoes, highlighting selections from the Ptbo Museum & Archives shoe collection. M-F 9am-5pm, Sat/Sun 12-5pm.Admission by donation
Coats for Kids and Grown-Ups Too Program - April 16-21United Way of Peterborough & District’s Coats for Kids and Grown-Ups Too program strives to ensure that children and their families will be warm during the winter by providing clean, gently-used winter wear to children, youth, and adults in Peterborough City and County. Participating cleaners: Kent Cleaners – 183 Lansdowne St E; Grainger Cleaners – 885 Lansdowne Street W; Windsor’s Cleaners – Parkhill Plaza, at Monaghan Rd; Windsor’s Cleaners – Kawartha Hts Plaza,1600 Lansdowne St; Windsor’s Cleaners – Riverview Plaza, Water St & Marina Blvd.