Do you need someone to run errands for you this busy holiday season? Maybe pick up the mail, prepare recycling, make a coffee run or weekly organizing. We have people looking for casual work that could fit your needs.
Phone: 613-735-0659 ext.220
Project Runway Donation
Do you have an aviation enthusiast in your family? If so, we have a gift for you! Give the gift of a foot of runway at the Pembroke & Area Airport. $250 gets your name on a foot, a photo, a tax receipt plus an invite to the paved runway grand opening!
Last Minute Shopping
Looking for last minute gift ideas? Take a stroll in Downtown Pembroke. Add local flair to your Christmas gift giving
with music, treats, clothing, unique gifts, dining out certificates and so much more. No matter who that hard-to-buy-for person is on your list, Downtown Pembroke has you covered.
Here’s something you have to put on your “to do” list this year or in 2018 – taking in a move at the O’Brien Theatre in Renfrew
or Arnprior. It’s a great movie experience in a classic theatre! Follow us on Facebook for the latest movie releases – O’Brien
Theatre Renfrew & Arnprior.
Winter In Mattawa
Mattawa Golf and Ski Resort offers winterized cabins for your winter activities. Located on top Trail A for your snowmobiling
needs and only 20 minutes away from Antoine Mountain to enjoy some downhill skiing. Cabins are equipped with kitchens, BBQ’s, satellite TV, and more. Meal plans are also available.
Summer Jobs Grant
The annual Canada Summer Jobs grant application period is open from December 19 to February 2. The program provides funding to non profits, public sectors and small businesses (under 50 employees) to create summer jobs for those aged 15 to 30 years who are full-time students and returning to school.
Eastern Ontario Jobs
Do you know someone who is looking to move back to Eastern Ontario? Send them to Eastern Ontario Jobs for the latest job
postings in the area.
Dine In Downtown Pembroke
This holiday season, invite someone close to you out for dinner at one of Downtown Pembroke’s awesome restaurants.
Take the time to catch up over the holidays, and enjoy the festive spirit at any of the eateries. Plus, a restaurant gift certificate always makes a great gift for any occasion.
Johnston & Mackie Insurance
The snow is here so make sure your snowmobile is insured when you’re ready to hit the trails. Check with us about your
home or auto policies as well. Did you know there could be discounts for snow tires? Local brokers are licensed in Ontario
Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley local speaker’s bureau is looking for bookings! This free presentation allows individuals connected with our agency to share their life stories – the achievements and the challenges of inclusive living. We can speak to large and small groups alike.
Phone: 613-735-0659 ext.200
Have A Fire Safe Holiday
Layman Fire & Safety would like to wish the community a fire safe holiday season. Please check your smoke detectors and
ensure your fire extinguishers are in working order as your home is busier than usual.
Young Adults With Disabilities
If you are a recent graduate from high school, or you are a young adult with an intellectual disability, we may have programs,
services and supports available to you. You do not have to be registered with Community Living in order to participate in our programs. Contact us for info.
Free Skating In Pembroke
The City of Pembroke has free skating days this season: December 17 (2:00pm-3:00pm), December 22 (7:00pm-8:30pm), December 27-28 (1:30pm-3:00pm), December 29 (1:30pm-3:00pm and 7:00pm-8:30pm), December 30 (1:30pm-3:00pm),
January 2-4 (1:30pm-3:00pm) and January 5 (1:30pm-3:00pm and 7:00pm-8:30pm).
Phone: 613-735-6821 ext.1501
Ski & Stay
Winter is here – plan your trip to Antoine Mountain in Mattawa for some skiing or snowboarding and stay at Mattawa Golf
and Ski. Only 20 minutes away, our cozy cabins feature a full kitchen, BBQ, satellite TV and more. Meal plans also available. Located on the snowmobile trail!
Ottawa Valley Jobs
Are you looking for a new job in the new year? We have great local jobs at www.ovjobs.ca! Like us on Facebook and all our new postings appear in your timeline. We are the Valley’s source for employment opportunities.
Share Your Home
Do you have an extra room in your home? Community Living’s LifeShare program matches host families with individuals
looking to live with a family. Visit our website for information on how LifeShare works and if it might be an option for you.
Mattawa Golf & Ski
Plan your getaway to Mattawa Golf and Ski Resort. Located on top Trail A for your snowmobiling needs and only 20 minutes away from Antoine Mountain if you are into some exciting downhill skiing. All winterized cabins are equipped with kitchens,
and BBQ’s, satellite TV and more. Meal plans also available.
Loss of Pet
Lost a pet recently? A pet labyrinth pillow is an excellent way to reflect on the memory of your furry friend. In addition to
labyrinth pillows we offer fidget quilts (excellent for those with ADHD or autism), therapeutic magic bags, adult bibs, aprons, boot covers and more.
Ottawa Valley Business
Keep up to date with what’s going on in the business community with a free subscription to Ottawa Valley Business. Delivered twice monthly by email, this online newsletter covers business news, events, tenders, marketing advice and more.
Laurentian Valley Skate Trail
Bring your skates to the Alice & Fraser Recreation Centre for a skate on the new 1.5km Laurentian Valley Skating Trail. The trail is free to use and open daily, weather permitting. Special night skates are planned for January 20 & February 10, 2018. For information and a map of the trail see our website or Facebook.
Calling All Snowmobilers
Mattawa Golf and Ski Resort is located on the Top A Trail and is a perfect spot to spend the night. Chalets include fireplaces, full kitchen, gas barbecue, BBQ, satellite TV and more. Small cottages can accommodate up to 6; large cottages can accommodate up to 12. Meal plans also available. Book your stay today.
Mount Pakenham – 50 years of winter family fun. The only resort to offer night skiing five nights a week in Eastern Ontario!
Open daily and evenings Tuesday to Saturdays. We offer “Learn to Ski or Snowboard” packages for all ages! Terrain
park, X-country skiing, tubing, and snowshoeing! Lessons and rentals available.
It’s cold and flu season so see the experts at Conway’s Pharmacy in Cobden, Eganville or Petawawa and let us help you get through this winter. We are your medication professionals.
Looking for some R&R? Plan your winter escape today to Mattawa Golf and Ski Resort. Cozy winterized cabins perfect
for your winter escape. Cabins are equipped with a kitchen, BBQ, satellite TV and more. Enjoy downhill skiing at Antoine Mountain, just 20 minutes away. On the snowmobile trail! Snowmobile rentals are also available.
January 1-March 31, 2018
Stay & Play at the Canadian Ecology Centre! Stay a minimum two nights in our heated and modern accommodations and save 25% each night! Includes access to shared use dining cabin for meal prep. Add on two days of lift tickets for Antoine Mountain and receive special VIP service. Highway 17, Mattawa.
Let’s Talk Aviation
The Pembroke & Area Airport is looking for opportunities to speak with community groups, about what happens at the airport everyday! You might be surprised to learn that there are 400 movements a month here. Book us to present to your group.
Ski & Snowboard For Less
Great deals all winter at Mount Pakenham! Tuesdays: 2-for-1 Lift Tickets 9:00am-9:00pm. Red Fridays: 50% lifts and rentals for all military personnel and immediate family 9:00am-10:00pm. Saturdays: 2-for-1 lift tickets and rentals 4:00pm-9:00pm, Discover ski/board lessons 5:00pm and 6:00pm. (Plus taxes. Holidays exempt.)