Friday, October 23, 2020



Canadian Publications Agreement No. 40727545


Herald Community Calendar

LAST UPDATED October 21, 2020

Community events notices are available free to non-profit community organizations.  Drop your notices off at our office, or use fax (705-652-6912), mail or email ( We do not accept them by telephone. Notices for specific events may be run for two weeks. Notices for items which are not date specific may be run for three months, and may be renewed at that time.



Lakefield Golden Years Club, 275 Queen St., Lakefield would like you to join us.  Activities are everyday to keep you connected socially and widen your circle of friends. Bridge once a week, euchre twice a week, cribbage, bid euchre, and more. General Meetings take place 3rd Tues. of every month with lunch and entertainment.. Call 705-652-3148 for further info, or



Lakefield Legion Br. 77 weekly Meat (meatless - gift cards to winners) every Saturday at 4 pm,. Tickets are sold at 3 pm; draw starts at 4 pm.   Age of majority event - COVID restrictions in place.


Burleigh Fall’s Beautification Project Halloween Haunted Trail: Friday Oct. 30 7pm-9pm. Entrance will be at the Burleigh Falls Community Centre. Patrons will enjoy a scary story around a campfire, followed by a walk through the haunted trail. Trick or treating after the trail for the kids. Marshmallows, hot chocolate and a fire will be provided for everyone.$5.00 a person to enter. Cash only.


 Look out for young ghostly ghouls and goblins on Friday October 30th from 6-9pm and Saturday, October 31st from 10am - 4 p.m. when Hutchison House Museum will host Halloween tours of the museum. Enjoy a spooky tour of the museum and take a craft and treat to go! Registration is required. There is a maximum of six people (from the same bubble) per 25 minute time slot. Admission for the Haunted Halloween spooktacular event is $5 per person. Costumes are encouraged and an adult must accompany young children. While we do make the upper levels of the house a little spooky, it is not our intention to scare anyone. For more information contact the museum at 705-743-9710.


Christ Church Community Museum in Lakefield is unable to have their annual fashion show this year which is our main fundraiser. Diana Carter, from Style Boutique in Bridgenorth,   generously offered her help and we are asking for your support. During the week-long event from Oct 19th to 24th, 20% of regularly priced purchases at the store will be donated to Christ Church. Use the code words “Christ Church” at the checkout to have the purchase tallied for the event. Additionally, for all those participating in this event, Style Boutique will enter your name in a draw as a thank you. Store hours Mon – Fri 10 am to 5 pm    Sat. 10 am to 4 pm   You can also give your support shopping online at where regular priced purchases will count for the fundraiser. Use the code words “Christ Church” in the code word at checkout. Funds raised will go towards masonry repairs being done this year and next.


KLT is hosting a series of upcoming donor walks during the last week of October on the Christie Bentham Wetland, a property just south of Burleigh Falls KLT hopes to purchase. These walks are to help to raise funds and empower the community to support us in our effort of protecting this beautiful property. During these walks we will be exploring the land and asking attendees to make a pledge of support to protect this property.  The walks include:  • Forest Bathing Therapy Walk on October 26th at 3pm, • Walk with Certified Naturalist on October 27th at 10am, • Mindfulness Walk on October 29th at 2pm, • Traditional Indigenous Medicine Walk on October 30th at 12pm and 1:30pm (two walks).  You can learn more and register for one of these walks at For questions about this event please email or





Adopt a Friend!

from the

Lakefield Animal Welfare Society


Waiting for LAWS to reopen after the crisis.