Friday, July 12, 2019



Canadian Publications Agreement No. 40727545


Herald Community Calendar

LAST UPDATED July 11 2019

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



Progressive Euchre at the Lakefield Legion 1:00 pm start, $10.00 per person, 50/50 draw - Everyone Welcome to this age of majority event - Park at back (Duff Street) for elevator access - 1st prize $105.00, 2nd prize $70.00, 3rd prize $50.00 - Dates, July 14 & 28th  - Inquiries contact John Clements - 705-652-9648 or Theresa Flagler - 705-652-8786


BINGO at Lakefield Legion Br. 77, Tuesday night. 6 pm cards (packs) for sale; 7 pm calling begins. Total prizes of $1050 (not counting the jackpot). Jackpot Bingo ($1,000 if won in 55 numbers or less). Snacks and non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase. Wheelchair accessible. Upstairs in the main hall. 10 Nichols St. Lakefield. (705) 652-7988 for details. (note: new management - the Branch has taken over running the Bingo). Hope to see you there!


Life After Stroke, Peterborough - Monthly Meeting - Wed. July 24th at 1:00 p.m. - we are a peer support group and meet the 4th Wed. of every month from 1-3 p.m. at Northminster United Church, 300 Sunset Blvd. Survivors and caregivers welcome.  Wheelchair accessible but please arrive 15 minutes early for elevator access.  For more info please call Sandy 705-760-2581 or visit


Please join us this summer for worship at Christ Church. There will be services of Holy Communion at 8:30 a.m. July 14th, Aug. 4th and Sept. 1st. For further info call Shirley Twist 705-749-2018


The Warsaw and District Lions Club announce another season of ‘Cruise Night’ in the Warsaw Lions Park on Wednesdays. The gates open at 5pm and features a BBQ and 50/50 draws.  Classic Cars and motorcycles are welcome.  Everyone is invited for a relaxing night out, with all proceeds going to the Warsaw Lions Club.  For more information: or


Enjoy a light snack and enjoy a Ball Game at the Douglas Sports Centre, located at 2 Hague Boulevard, the Lakefield Village Lions Club will operate a Lions Snack Shack offering ball park snacks and refreshments.  Hours of operation will be Mon to Fri evenings from 5:00 – 8:00 pm, Sun from 9 am – 7 pm. Saturdays during reserved tournaments.  Proceeds will help Lions continue their support of local groups and fund various service initiatives.


Hutchison House Museum Summer Workshops 2019 Are you looking to beat the summertime boredom? Parents or grandparents looking to find an activity to occupy some of the children’s time this summer? Look to Hutchison House for the answer. We offer a fun alternative to full time camp programs. We start on Wednesday mornings and by noon have completed something fun and exciting that your children will love to show off! Programs run from 9:30am - 12pm. The cost is $20 per attendant and pre-registration is required. For  ages 6-12. Children are encouraged to bring their own snacks.  For more information phone 705-743-9710 or visit the website at or visit us on Facebook!  July 10- Felting, July 17 Pioneer Days, July 24 - Fairy Gardens, July 31 - Teddy Bears, August 7 - Bookbinding, August 21 Woodland Fairies & Elves


 Christ Church Community Museum volunteer guides will welcome visitors every day from 1 pm to 4 pm starting Monday July 1st until Sept. 2nd. Exhibits in our new display cases this summer are The Great Migration, The Fenian Raids and The Bowker Family. For further information call Shirley Twist 705-749-2018


Stoney Lake Shed Market - coming this summer at Carveth’s Marina - 426 Carveth’s Marina Rd. - Saturdays - June 29 - Sept 7th - (also Monday, July 1, August 5 & Sept. 2)  Proceeds to Quilts for Cancer and 5 Counties Children’s Centre - for info to drop off or volunteer - 705-652-9595 (Lynda) or 705-652-7371 (Catherine)


“St. Matthew-St. Aidan Anglican Church, Buckhorn 1937 Lakehurst Road (across from the Locks) will hold its annual Yard Sale on Saturday, July 20  from 9:00 am to 11:30 a.m.”


“Gospel Voices” free informal, musical concert at Church on the Rock (Burleigh Falls). Saturday, July 13th, at 7 p.m.  Local gospel singers and musicians.   Free refreshments at intermission!  Everyone welcome!  Accessible!  For info/directions:  (705) 761-9468


Golf Wildfire on September 5, 2019 in support of Community Care Apsley & Lakefield: $200 per person, includes cart, prizes and dinner.  Hope you can join in and help spread the word, please get in touch with me for further details.  Lorri Rork Community Development Coordinator, Community Care Peterborough - Lakefield Office  Tel: (705) 652-8655


Saturday August 24th, 7 pm Elvis and Patsy Cline in Concert in concert at Bridgenorth United Church, Tickets $20 at the door or available at the church or by calling 705 292 9601. Garry Wesley will perform his multi- award-winning tribute including a mix of well-known Elvis songs and gospel songs



Adopt a Friend!

from the

Lakefield Animal Welfare Society


This sweet little grey tabby is “Wanita”. She is very friendly. Wanita was living in a home where the other cats were not getting along with her. She is ready and waiting for her new home.