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Tuesday, June 18, 6:30pm Cobden Horseshoes, play until dark at the Cobden Fair Grounds, behind the horse stable. Come out and have some fun!!
Wednesday, June 19, Thursday, June 20 & June 24-28 Registration for Swimming Lessons with Whitewater Region. CLICK HERE for a flyer with times and locations or phone 613-646-2282
Wednesday, June 19, Noon to 1pm Westmeath Riverview Seniors Monthly Soup & Sandwich will be held in the Westmeath Community Hall. Delicious home made soups, breads & buns, non-processed meats, veggie platters, pickles, cheese and scrumptious home made desserts - all for $8.00 per person. Items for the local food bank are accepted. Everyone is invited!
Wednesday, June 19, 1 to 3:30pm At The Westmeath Rec Centre Hall. WHAT IS THE RIVERVIEW SOCIAL? - a FREE unstructured weekly Open House, - SOCIALising, playing cards, games, crafting, - chatting over a cuppa, - enlarging friendship circles, - a prevention for cabin fever. OPEN TO ALL WHITEWATER RESIDENTS 55+ RIVERVIEW SENIORS SOCIAL CLUB
Wednesday, June 19, 4 to 5pm Calling all children, ages 4 to 12, Kids Klub: 2019! Every Wednesday at the Beachburg Pentecostal Church, 1757 Beachburg Road. Music ~ Bible Stories ~ Crafts ~ Games ~ Refreshments!! For more info: 613-582-3699(Jean) or 613-582-3390(Connie) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, June 19 ~ at the Cobden Legion. 5 to 6:30pm, Open Jam. Bring your musical instrument and your vocals, a fun session. Call Simon Tunley at 613-646-7364 for information. Wednesday, June 19, 6:30 to 7:30pm Feeling blue with nothing to do? Come to KIDS CLUB!! Ages 4 to 12. Wednesday evenings at Elim Pentecostal Church, Westmeath, ON., at the stop sign. 613-587-4744
Wednesday, June 19, 7 to 10pm The Beachburg Lions Club holds a Weekly Bingo in the Lion's Club Hall. Doors open at 6PM. This is a chip bingo, no dauber required. There are 15 regular games and 6 specials. The jackpot starts at 50 numbers and the numbers go up each week until a bingo is won. Jackpot prize is $250. Consolation prize is $25.
Thursday, June 20, 1 to 3pm Drop in Bereavement Support Group at Renfrew Public Library (Basement Program Room) . The monthly peer support drop in program provides an immediate opportunity to connect and share with others who are journeying through the wilderness of grief. A peer support group, for all losses, is facilitated by trained volunteers who have also experienced grief and loss. There is no cost to attend. Light refreshments will be served.
Thursday, June 20, 7 to 8:30pm Drop in Bereavement Support Group at Hospice Renfrew. The monthly peer support drop in program provides an immediate opportunity to connect and share with others who are journeying through the wilderness of grief. A peer support group, for all losses, is facilitated by trained volunteers who have also experienced grief and loss. There is no cost to attend. Light refreshments will be served.
Friday, June 21, 4 to 7pm ~ at the Cobden Legion Chicken Wings, Fish, Chicken Strips & French Fries available in the Clubroom. Take out is available. For more information or to phone an order in for pick-up, contact the Legion at 613-646-7914. CLICK HERE for MENU
Friday, June 21, 6pm to 12am The 20th Relay for Life Renfrew County will be held at the Pembroke Memorial Centre, Pembroke, ON. Register: www.relayforlife.ca/renfrewcounty For information: 613-735-2571.
Friday, June 21, 7:30pm The jackpot in the Cobden Legion'sCATCH THE ACE progressive raffle lottery is now approx $2250 if the Ace of Spades is drawn. There is a weekly cash prize plus a chance to win the main jackpot. A draw is made at 7:30pm every Friday evening in the Legion club room. Tickets are only $5.00 at the Legion and can be purchased daily during regular Legion hours. June 14, a ticket belonging to Rhonda Leech was selected, no Ace but Rhonda won $64 for having her ticket selected!! The lucky number was #26. For more information, phone 613-646-7914. HELP SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY!!
Saturday, June 22, 8am to Noon The Cobden Farmers Market is open every Saturday morning from 8am until Noon at the Cobden Fairgrounds. You will find fresh garden and farm produce, (in season) home baking and unique crafts being offered. Refreshments are available, drinks, full breakfasts or a lunch! All customers are welcome to fill out a ballot which may win a $20 voucher to be used at the Market. You do not have to be present for the 11am draw. Make a morning of it!!
Saturday, June 22, 11am to 1pm The Cobden Legion BBQ takes place in front of the Legion on Main Street. Come in, enjoy a hamburger, sausage or hot dog BBQ'ed the way you like them!
Sunday, June 23, 8:30 to 11:30am Douglas Zion United ChurchPancake Breakfast, cost is only $10. Menu: Pancakes, fruit, eggs, sausages, toast, beans, tea, coffee, juice!!
Sunday, June 23, 9am Public Meeting - Information Session at the Westmeath Rink, 119 Synton St., Westmeath, for all flood affected property owners in the Township of Whitewater. To see the agenda, please CLICK HERE.
Sunday, June 23, 2pm The Westmeath Union Cemetery is holding their DECORATION DAY SERVICE. Please bring a lawn chair. For more info: Noreen Desjardins at 613-587-4575
Sunday, June 23, 7pm Cobden Union Cemetery - Decoration Day Service The Service is usually held on the last Sunday of June but because of the long weekend the board decided it would be better to have it the Sunday before. In case of rain, the service will be held in St. Paulís Anglican Church, Cobden.
Monday, June 24, CIVINETTE BINGO Every Monday night at the TOWNSHIP OFFICE below council chambers in Cobden. Doors open at 6pm, Bingo at 6:45pm Progressive Game - $950 Designated #33 Toonie Pot - $50, #N45 Jack Pot - $400 in 57#'s
Sunday, June 30, 11:30am to 4pm Poker Run on Muskrat Lake, brought to you by the Cobden Recreation Association. Come celebrate with us! We are keeping it simple and easy. For those of you that want in on the cash prizes for the poker hand and donít have a boat, no worries, just buy a hand and you're in ! For more info about this event, please CLICK HERE!!
Monday, July 1, 3 to 7pm The Cobden Legion, 43 Main St, Cobden, is holding a CANADA DAY STEAK BBQ with all the trimmings. Music by Dale Yuke from 3 to 7pm, BBQ from 4 to 7pm. All for only $18 per person!! For more info, call 613-646-7914 SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY!!!
Saturday, July 6 The 3rd Annual TOUR de WHITEWATER, tour the beautiful rural routes of Whitewater Region beginning and ending in Westmeath, a cycling event not be missed. Courses for all capabilities! For complete information, please CLICK HERE!
Saturday, July 6, 11am to 3pm PIONEER FAMILY DAY at Ross Museum in Foresters Falls. BIG BAKE SALE ~ BBQ Lunch, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and drinks!! New Exhibits !! Music by Jocelyn and Braden Smaglinski and our friend Marie Zettler on accordion. Lots of activities and crafts for kids. Pioneer Activities: Butter Churning, Spinning, Wood Working and more. Come one and all, see the cyclists passing by on the Tour De whitewater. For info Call 613-646-2622 or check our Facebook page
Saturday, July 6, 11:30am to 6:30pm Whitewater Bike'n Brew at the Westmeath Rec Centre. Come out meet the cyclists and enjoy a day of tasting local craft beers, drinks, yoga and food trucks. To see a flyer with all the events listed, cost and ticket sale locations, please CLICK HERE!!
Sunday, July 7, 2:30 to 6pm Haley United Church Cold Buffet and Strawberry Social • serving Turkey, Ham, Meat Loaf, with all the Trimmings, Delicious Cold Salads, Cake and Ice Cream topped with McGregors Strawberries. Adults $14.00, Children 5 to 12 $6.00, under 5 Free, Wheel Chair Accessible, Take Out Available!
Sunday, July 14, 2 to 6pm Cobden Legion July Dance, with Ian Hamilton & Friends, upstairs at the Cobden Legion, handicapped accessible! Prizes, potluck lunch, only $7 per person. Potluck Lunch • Donations of sandwiches & squares will be greatly appreciated.
Thursday, July 18, 7pm GEEK TRIVIA NIGHT at Cobden Agricultural Hall- questions about sci fi, fantasy, comic superheroes, video game characters etc. - stack your team - fun night- $60 a team of 4-6. For more info/registration, contact email@example.com To see a flyer for the event, CLICK HERE!!
Friday, July 19, 7pm The Whitewater Historical Society presents an evening with VALDY, upstairs in the Cobden Legion (wheel chair accessible). Valdy is a Canadian composer, songwriter, touring folksinger, music producer for film and television and CD, music publisher and recording artist. Tickets are only $20 and are available at Candlewick, Main Street, cobden, Kennys Store, Westmeath. Jo-Anne Gaucci Gallery, Beachburg.
Sunday, July 21, 9am to 1pm The Cobden Legion's Third Sunday of the Month Breakfast Buffet, all you can eat! Adults ē $11.50(inc HST), Children 12 & under ē $5 Menu consists of: Scrambled Eggs, Pancakes & Maple Syrup, Sausages, Bacon, Home Fries, Beans, Toast & Jam, Muffins, Juice, Coffee/Tea. Come and join us for a great meal with family and friends. Everyone is welcome!!