23rd Annual “Coats For Kids” is Oct 15 – Oct 25! Please take GENTLY used coats and snow pants in GOOD CONDITION to Lindsay Dry Cleaners from Oct 15 –25! (Children’s coats especially needed. No boots.) Coats will be available for pick up at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Kawartha beginning October 29th, 9am – 6pm
Cannington Haunted Trail and Mazes Oct 18, 19, 25, 26
You don’t want to miss the Cannington Haunted Trail and Mazes this Halloween season. Bring your family, bring your friends, bring your courage … you’re going to need it! We’ve brewed up new scenes and scares, and can’t wait to hear you screaming! Now TWO weekends with THREE attractions: the ever popular HAUNTED TRAIL, our intense maze in the Barn (WARD 3) and our maze in the Pavilion (THE DARK). If you are looking for a fun, frightening haunt experience this Halloween, you’ve found it! Dates: Friday and Saturday evenings, October 18, 19, 25 and 26, 2019 Times: 6:30 – 9:00 pm Location: MacLeod Park, Cannington (91 Elliot St.) Tickets: $15 each. Proceeds to Cannington Lions Club.
Irish Oktoberfest Oct 19
The 2nd Annual Irish Oktoberfest promises to be a sell-out crowd! Downeyville Hall, Saturday Oct 19, 6:00-11:00 pm Admission - $25 an adult Authentic German Music & Drinking Songs New this year, German-style Square Dancing PRIZES Best Hans & Heidi costumes (male & female) Best German Gams (male & female - must wear knee socks) Best Waltz (couple) Best Polka (couple) Best Yodeller (male, female) Best German Slap Dancers (male, female) “Complimentary beer stein to all attendees!” MEAL: German Sausage, Potato Salad, Sauerkraut, German Red Cabbage, Black Forest cupcake, Hamburgers; GF options
Festive fall Dessert Party Oct 19
Festive Fall Dessert Party, Saturday October 19th at Fenelon Falls United Church, Colborne St. 2-4pm. Admission by donation. Speaker Eke Van Der Zee, recently returned from visiting Projects in Africa. Decadent desserts! Opportunity to win great prizes! Proceeds to Stephen Lewis Foundation Grandmothers' Campaign. For more information fenelonfalls email@example.com
Radio Play October 19
Omemee Lions club hosts Father Knows Best and CB Gilford’s Anyone for Tea radio play, Saturday October 19th at Coronation Hall. Dinner at 5:30pm followed by the show. Fun for the whole family. Adults $20, children 5-12 $10, children under 5 free. Tickets from any Omemee Lion or at Coronation Hall.
Gord Downie Tribute Show Oct 19
Bobcaygeon Legion Hall Gord Downie Tribute Show Saturday October 19th at 8 p.m. Featuring Harry Peterson Band Tickets $25.00 info call 705-738-2710
Wild West Ghost Town Oct 19
Wild West Ghost Town at Kawartha Settler’s Village in Bobcaygeon, Saturday, October 19th from 5-9pm (Children’s Haunted House will open at 5pm & Adult Haunted House will open at 6pm) Adult Haunted House “Haunted Saloon”, Children’s Haunted House, Games & Crafts, Parading of The Wickerman At 9pm, Bobbing for Apples & Marshmallows, Trick-Or-Treating, General Store Stocked With Halloween Treats, Scary Stories by The Bonfire & So Much More! Admission by cash donation! Feel free to dress up in your favourite spooky attire. Cash only event, no ATM on site. Please no pets at this event.
Kawartha Lakes and Fleming College are holding the 2019 Fall Accessibility Forum on October 23rd, with the Honourable David C. Onley and other special guests. This year’s theme is “Accessible Education Towards Accessible Employment”. Registration is available online on Eventbrite. The event will be held at Frost Campus (200 Albert Street South, Lindsay. The conference registration fee is $25 per person, and the deadline to register is October 1, 2019. Those who register before September 1 will be entered into an early bird draw to win a $100 Visa card. The fee covers parking, all events, morning and afternoon bites, refreshments and lunch. Nearby hotel accommodations are available at the Days Inn at 134 Angeline Street South, Lindsay. For more information, contact Barb Condie, Accessibility Officer at Kawartha Lakes, at 705-324-9411 extension 1185 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lasagna Dinner & Loonie Auction Oct 24
Lasagna Dinner & Loonie Auction Thursday October 24th, at St. James Anglican Church, 7 Bond St. E. Fenelon Falls. Dinner 5:30, Auction 6:30. An evening of food, fundraising and fun. Homemade lasagna, garden salad, dessert and beverages. Participate in the 8th annual Loonie auction. Over 30 items up for auction. Adults $20. Children ages 6-12 $10. Purchase tickets today by calling 705-887-9311 or visiting The Village Shop Fenelon Falls.
Ted Barris Rush to Danger Oct 24
Back by popular demand... author Ted Barris is returning to the Kawartha Lakes Public Library on Thursday October 24th from 6:30pm - 7:30pm. Head to the downstairs meeting room at the Lindsay Library to hear about his newest release: Rush to Danger. Please note that space is limited so registration is required. Call 705 324 9411 ext. 1263 to register.
Halloween Dances for Teens & Adults! Teen Halloween Dance on Friday October 25th from 7 till 11pm. Tickets just $5 per person. Followed by a Halloween Dance for Adults. Just $10 per person! Saturday October 26th, 8pm to Haunting Midnight at Pirate Cove Entertainment and Dance Events Centre. 3900 Hwy 35, Cameron. Prizes for best costumes and spot dances. For more information or to register go to www.wutevercanadamusic.ca .
Christmas Craft Sale Oct 26
Christmas Craft Sale, October 26th 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Burnt River Community Centre, Burnt River
Charity BBQ and Raffle Oct 26
Charity BBQ and Raffle in support of The Lindsay East & District Lions Club and Community Living Trent Highlands, who serve the City of Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton County and Peterborough and Area. Community Living provides a wide range of services to people living with a developmental disability and their families so that they may enjoy meaningful lives through connection, contribution and choice. The event will be held on Saturday, October 26th - RAIN OR SHINE - from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Treasures on 35 - 3921 Hwy. 35, Cameron ... on the west side of Hwy. 35 just 10 km north of Lindsay - Telephone 705-359-1090. Please join us! Everyone welcome!
Paint Party Oct 28
Therapeutic Horse Riding in Lindsay (T.H.R.I.L.) is having a fundraising Paint Party! Monday October 28th, 6:30pm to 9:30pm at Fairview Baptist Church. 130 Colborne Street West in Lindsay – north east corner of Angeline and Colborne. The Paint Party is for people of all skill levels – including those who have never painted a picture before. Participants will be painting a Gingerbread House. Makes a great gift for yourself, family member or friend. The cost is $45 per person. It will be a fun evening and your chance to help T.H.R.I.L. continue to provide therapeutic horse riding for physical, emotional, cognitive and socially challenged children, youth and adults. For more information and to register contact: Joan R. Mercer – Fundraising Chair – 705-878-8971 – Email: email@example.com Registration deadline is Thursday October 24th.
Epilepspiel Nov 2
Epilepspiel 2019 Saturday November 2nd Lindsay Curling Club. $200 a team or $50 a person. 2 Games. Lunch Supper Prizes Silent Auction. All proceeds go to Peterborough Lindsay Epilepsy. To register a team or Individual, or make a donation to the Prize or Auction table Please Contact Randy Parliament @ firstname.lastname@example.org or Thom Appleby at email@example.com (705) 874-1897.
Part Radio Play. Part Stage Play. Full entertainment in a wonderful venue - that's the perfect fit for this production by the Omemee Lions. Its director and two of the actors tell BOB's Saturday morning guy all about it.