• Ride for the Breath of Life

    Applebees at Division and Walker Road - Windsor
    The 16th Annual Ride for the Breath of Life happens Sunday, September 1st starting at Applebee’s at Walker and Division! Come support your local cystic fibrosis community! $25 per rider, $20 for passengers, but raise $100 or more and have the registration fee waived! Highest fundraiser will win a $250 gift card to Thunder Road Harley Davidson! Registration is at 9am! Don’t ride but still want to be involved? Stop in for breakfast at Applebees on Division road. 8am to 10am! Details at rideforthebreathoflife.ca
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    Peace In, Peace Out Event

    PEACE IN, PEACE OUT! begins at 4 pm September 20th to continue until 4 pm September 21st at the USCC Community Center in Grand Forks. There will be 24 hours of entertainment, speakers, activities, contests, and a Silent Auction. You can pledge who will stay awake the longest—Laura, Dave, Larry and others are up for that challenge. For the kiddos, there will be activities all day Saturday; like yoga, sign and peace flag making and much more.
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  • Taste of Nelson Ticket Sale

    Tickets go on sale Tuesday, August 27 11am-1pm at Save-On-Foods Nelson. A limited number of tickets will also be available, as of 11am August 27, online. $50 each Table of 8 - $400 Tickets that do not sell during this time will be available at Save-On-Foods customer service until sold out A Taste of Nelson showcases the diverse culinary scene of Nelson BC. With tasty offerings from local restaurants, breweries and wineries, it is an evening too delicious to miss. There are also chances to pick up some great items through the silent auction, toonie auction, and door prizes! All proceeds from A Taste of Nelson fund MS research and support programs for people living with MS, their families, and caregivers.

    Just For Laughs is thrilled to announce that, fresh from his sold out tour in Australia and New Zealand, Scottish comic superstar Danny Bhoy is bringing his new show Age of Fools to the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium in Halifax on Saturday, November 9 at 7:30 PM! Don’t miss your chance to see this internationally-renowned and critically-acclaimed comic with his unique brand of observational storytelling as he explores life in a new era. Tickets go on-sale for Danny Bhoy's Age of Fools this Friday, August 23 at 10 AM.
  • Giant Indoor Garage Sale

    There's a giant indoor garage sale Saturday Sept. 7th from 8 - 2 at St. Mark Parish Hall in Prescott sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.
  • 88th annual North Augusta Labour Day Festival

    Friday, August 30 6pm — Nicest Sunflower Display -Judging of nicest sunflower display at your home. Register by calling 613-926-2275 to enter. 6 pm -— Mixed Recreational Slo - Pitch E-mail Holly at finucan87@hotmail.com to sign up your team today! 7pm — Prince & Princess Draw (4yrs to 8yrs) Sign up at local businesses before 5:00pm. Winners will be contacted by phone. Winners ride in parade on Monday 7:30pm - — Euchre Tournament In Community Hall (lunch served) At Dark. - Outdoor Kids Movie Come and enjoy a kid’s movie beside the Community Hall. Popcorn provided. Bring pillow and blanket. ------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Saturday, August 31. 8am - Village Wide Garage Sale. 8 am - Mixed Recreational Slo - Pitch. 9:30am — Horseshoe Tournament Sign-Up Singles/Doubles/Male & Female In Bavarian Gardens. 10am - Horseshoe Tournament In Bavarian Gardens. Noon - Bavarian Gardens opens. Noon - Carnival – Small ball diamond. Noon — Face Painting – Small ball diamond. 2pm - Jell-O Eating Contest Outside Community Hall - All ages welcome. 3 pm - 5 pm -Music with Reynolds VanderVelde In Bavarian Gardens. 9pm — Guided Tour of the Galaxy by Bob Olsen 9113 Branch Rd. 9pm - Country Ho Down Music by Texas Tuxedo In Bavarian Gardens. Tickets $5.00. 10pm — King and Queen Contest “Best Hollywood Couple” Judging at the Bavarian Gardens; Prize awarded . Note: Winners do not have to ride in parade. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Sunday Sept. 1, 8am —Rib Cook -Off / Judging at 4pm By Volleyball Pits Contact Mike Finucan for details 613-926-5912. 9 am — Old Timers’ Fast Ball Call Barry Fox at 802-3847to sign up your team today! 9am — Volleyball Tournament Register with Tanya & Rob Henry @ 613-802-3731. 9:30am — Car Show Registration At the Soccer field. 10am - 3pm — Car Show - Soccer field Food & Drinks available. 11am - Ecumenical Church Service Beside Community Hall (if raining N.A. United Church). 11am —Outdoor Scavenger Hunt - A timed hunt for outdoor items. Sign up at the Bavarian Gardens. Noon - Bavarian Gardens opens. Noon — Carnival – Small ball diamond. Noon - Face Painting - Small ball diamond. 1 - 4pm — Backyard Games Crokinole, Giant Jenga, Bean Bag Toss & more! Tweens & adults come join in the fun! In the Bavarian Gardens. 1pm — Car Rally $5.00/car Put your thinking caps on as you answer riddles and clues along the route. Most correct responses wins a prize! Sign up at the Bavarian Gardens. 1pm — Royal High Tea Fascinators, Bow Ties and Hats, oh my! Don’t have a hat that’s okay, we have lots to share. All ages welcome! 7yrs under accompanied by adult please. At the Community Hall. 3 pm — Tug-O-War At Small Ball Diamond All ages welcome --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Monday, September 2. 9 am — Old Timers’ Fastball. 9am — Silent Auction Opens - In Community Hall ONE day only , get your bids in today! 10am — Drop off pies for pie booth - In Community Hall. 10:30am - SUNFLOWERS – Bring your Sunflowers to the small ball diamond to be judged for tallest, prettiest and largest sunflower head. 11am — Pie Booth Opens - In Community Hall. Noon - Parade - Theme: Hollywood Best Theme Float, Best Theme 75% Children Float, Best Decorated Bike, Best Decorated ATV, Best Child Walking, Best Adult Walking, Best Antique Vehicle, Best Horse, Best Agricultural Entry. PICK PRIZES UP AT CANTEEN 1 HOUR AFTER PARADE ENDS Noon — Bavarian Gardens Opens. Noon - Carnival – all rides are FREE today! Thank you to our generous sponsors! Noon - Face Painting – FREE today! Thank you to our generous sponsors! 1 pm — Kids Zone -FREE kids crafts, activities and games! Small ball diamond. 1pm - 4pm — Wagon Rides by R&D Dairies . 1pm - 5pm — Music by Jamie & Friends In the Bavarian Gardens. 2pm — Bingo In Fire Hall. 2pm — Frog Jumping Contest Small ball diamond. 3pm — Teen & Adult Egg Toss 13 - 17yrs, 18 & older Small ball diamond. 3pm - Woodland’s Chicken BBQ DINNERS MUST BE PICKED UP BY 6PM In Community hall 3pm — Silent Auction Closes In Community Hall Winners announced immediately!
  • Sober Sons Motorcycle Ride for the Mission

    Join the Sober Sons Motorcycle Club as they lead On A Mission for the Mission to benefit the food programs of the Downtown Mission. Registration is $25 per participant. The motorcycle ride will depart from the Downtown Mission , 664 Victoria at 11:00 AM. Breakfast is available for $5 staring at 9:00 AM. Late registration is 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, see the Mission website downtownmission.com for details.