Friday May 26, 2017



Canadian Publications Agreement No. 40727545

Herald Community Calendar

LAST UPDATED May 25, 2017


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 their club. Activities are everyday to keep you connected socially and widen your circle of friends. Bridge once a week, euchre twice a week, cribbage, bus trips, and more. General Meetings take place 3rd Tues. of every month with lunch. Call 705-652-3148 for further info, or



ZUMBA continues at the Buckhorn Community Centre - (for more info visit our each Wed. from 11:00 - noon.  Dance to great music and work at your own pace.  A healthy work-out for all ages.  Pay as you go - $5.00


St. John Ambulance First Aid Courses.  Info:  705-745-0331   Standard cert. is valid for 3 years.  Includes CPR & AED training.  13 to 14.5 hours of instructional time (2 days), includes book.  8:30-4:00.  May, 30-31, June 7-8, 14-15, 20-21, 27-28   Info:  705-745-0331


Kawartha Artists’ Gallery and Studio Event : “THE BEST OF HIGH SCHOOL ART”.  A Celebration of Local High School Art !  This is a Juried Show with an Awards Night on Thursday June 1 starting at 6:30 pm. located at 420 O’Connell Road, Peterborough, Ontario, K9J-4C9.  The gallery is open Wednesday to Sunday 1-4 pm and Thursdays 1-7pm.   Admission is free.  For more information visit, call 705-741-2817, or like us on Facebook.


Peterborough Yoga Festival, Sat. June 17 @ Del Crary Park.  7am to 7 pm., 25 classes and work shops, 20 instructors, 1 day, $20.00 in advance, $25.00 at the entrance, Children under 16 free - All Welcome - Yoga, Meditation, Kirtan


ANNUAL PANCAKE BREAKFAST: Mark your calendars for Sunday May 28th from 7:30 AM to 1:00 PM! Come out and enjoy a delicious pancake and sausage breakfast with real maple syrup at the Bridgenorth Fire Hall! All proceeds to the Selwyn Firefighter’s Association. Support your community firefighters at this worthwhile annual event!


The second annual Golf Fore Care returns May 27/17 - $25,000.00 Brokerlink Hole in One, tons of fun, great prizes, and lunch while supporting the much needed home support offered by Community Care. Only $100 per person. Call 705-652-8655 or 705-292-8708 now to reserve your space.


The 2017 season of Cruise Night returns to the Warsaw Lions Park this month.  This weekly community get together starts on Wednesday, May 24th, with the gates opening at 5pm.  Everyone is invited to enjoy the classic cars, music of the 50’s and 60’s, 50-50 draws and prizes. The Lions Club’s BBQs will also be ready to go with great food. Special treats are also on hand for the kids.  Classic Cars, trucks and motorcycles are welcome.  Admission is free, with a voluntary donation at the entrance gate.  All money raised goes to worthwhile Lions Club community projects.  Everyone is welcome…Every Wednesday Night throughout the spring and summer. The Lions Park is located at 905 South Street in Warsaw, Ontario.  For More Information Contact:  J. Murray Jones – 652-6325


St. Matthew-St. Aidan Anglican Church in Buckhorn (across from the Locks) invite you to their Annual Plant and Bake Sale on Saturday, May 27, 2017 starting at  9 :00 a.m.     There will be a good selection of hardy perennials for sale.    Tasty home-made baked goods will also be available.   We look forward to seeing you!


Community Announcement: May 26th, 2017 - Special presentation and discussion on global-local reproductive rights for women and youth, with visiting members of the Likhann Centre for Women’s Health. Free. Lunch included. From 12-2pm at Ptbo Public Health, 2nd floor, 185 King St. Ptbo. RSVP for lunch: Event details at


A PLANT SALE & COUNTRY AUCTION will be held on Sat., June 3rd, 8.30 - 11.00 a.m. at the Cavendish Community Centre, 18 Community Complex Dr., on Cty Rd. 507  Perennials, Annuals, Herbs, & Vegetables. Coffee & muffins available for early shoppers.


The BCC invites you to participate in their annual golf tournament.  Thurs. June 1 - Registration 11:30 a.m.  Shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. to be held at The Quarry Golf Club - 447 Tara Road, Ennismore.  $135.00 includes 18 holes of golf with cart, lunch (provided by Harvey’s) dinner & prizes  4 person best ball scramble - sign up before March 31 and be eligible to win an early bird prize.  Info:  705-657-8833 or  email or  visit


Lakefield Chiefs Junior Hockey 4-person golf tournament, Sun. June 11th @ Katchiwano Golf & Country Club, Registration 8:30 a.m. - shot gun start at 10:00 a.m.  Cost $90.00/golfer - includes green fee, 1/2 golf cart, dinner, dessert, prizes - advance tickets available from Rick deBlois 705-651-0366, Doug Moriarty 705-927-4775, Dan Wilson 705-652-8728 - tickets to be purchased by June 1st.


The Ennismore and District Horticultural Society will be having a huge Plant Sale on  May 27,2017 at the  James Gifford Causeway Ennismore starting at 8 am.Annuals and Perennials will be available.


JUNE 4th PROGRESSIVE SUNDAY AFTERNOON EUCHRE at 1 PM. Funds support the purchase of equipment and furnishing for the new Peterborough Hospice Paediatric Room for youth and families. Enjoy a social fun afternoon! 10.00 entry fee plus $2.00 for Lone Hands. Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Lone Hands. Optional 50/50.  Phone Sandra for further info: 705-750-8137 or go to link:


The Youngs Point Diner and Pizzeria is hosting a paint Night. On Wednesday May 31, 2017, from 6:00 pm until to 9:00 pm. Cost is $50.00 includes Instruction, Art Supplies and dinner. Local Artist, Sue Sydney will be instructing.  Pre-registration is required, limited seating.  Call 705 652-8359.


Looking for a WILD way to celebrate Father’s Day this year?  Join us for food, music and a great time at the   Riverview Park & Zoo Father’s Day Car Show!    Sunday, June 18th  Gates Open at 8:00 am  Awards and Door Prizes at 1:30 pm  Admission:  Cash donation to the  Riverview Park & Zoo  For more information, please phone us at 705-748-9301 ext 2331  Or email us at:


On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017, hundreds of motorcycles will converge at the the 3rd Annual All-Ways Apsley Motorcycle Rendezvous!  Free and open to the public, the event will take place at the North Kawartha Community Centre (NKCC). New this year, Jason Thorne FMX will perform two gravity-defying shows at 1pm and 3pm.   All-Ways Apsley has partnered with Apsley Community Care to help raise funds during the Show & Shine registration for their local programs.


INDOOR YARD SALE  Plants, books, baking, yard sale items  Lakefield United Church  47 Regent Street, Lakefield  705 652 3126   Friday, June 2 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. AND Saturday, June 3 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.



The public is invited to a benefit concert of lively music at the Calvary Pentecostal Church on Landsdowne St., Friday, May 29, starting at 7:00 p.m. PHNB will perform a line up of concert music performed by its five bands at the popular annual spring benefit concert.  Tickets $10.00 at the door.



The Municipality of Trent Lakes Heritage Preservation Committee will be hosting a Public Meeting to establish a Trent Lakes Historical Society.  All interested residents and seasonal residents are encouraged to attend a Public Meeting Saturday, June 17, 10:00 am in the Trent Lakes Council Chambers.  For further information please contact Kari Stevenson at or by calling 705-738-3800 ext. 240.


Ennismore and District Horticultural Society -June 15th ----We are having a special speaker --Charlie Dobbin a well known horticulturist and Landscape designer.Her topic will be ‘Gardening in our Changing Climate”.  The meeting will commence at 7 pm at the Ennismore Community Centre Auditorium.Tickets are on sale now  for $5.00. Give Helen a call at  705 292 9483 or Gail @ 705 292 7773 to obtain tickets.


Come celebrate the 11th annual “Astronomy Day” with the Peterborough Astronomical Association (PAA), at the Riverview Zoo, Ptbo, in the afternoon and Ashburnham Memorial Park (Armour Hill) on Sat. evening, May 27th.  From 12:00 to 4:00 p.m., (weather permitting) there will be safe public solar viewing, at the Riverview Zoo, outside the Rotary Education Centre/Guest Services Building. Inside the building, there will be free crafts and activities for the kids, light pollution, solar system and telescope displays. Then from 8:30 -. to midnight the PAA will potentially offer telescopic views of Jupiter, Moon, star clusters, nebulae and galaxies from the top of Armour Hill at the end of Museum Drive at 300 Hunter St. East, (weather permitting).  Park in the parking lot of the Peterborough Museum and Archives and walk up the hill. Dress appropriately for the weather and temperature. This is a weather dependent event. If the skies are cloudy & precipitating, the event will be cancelled. Please check our social media links the day of the event to determine the status (www.peterborough




Adopt a Friend!

from the Lakefield Animal Welfare Society


Sam is a 7 yr old male. He likes affection but will let you know when he has had enough. This fellow will be gentle on your furniture as he is declawed. Hope you will come and meet him. Huge Thank You to all who helped make the LAWS yard sale a success. Donors, shoppers and volunteers We could not do it with out you!