April Events


April Giveaway
Did you know that Downtown know that Downtown Pembroke has a giveaway every month from one of their businesses? Stay tuned to our Facebook page in April to see who it is and how to win! There’s no cost to enter and you could end up with a little something extra in your pocket for playing along.
pbia@downtownpembroke.ca
www.facebook.com/downtownpembroke

Hiring For Summer?
If you need to hire for the summer, consider posting an ad on www.ovjobs.ca.
employers@ovjobs.ca

April 7, 2018
Renfrew County Regional Science & Technology Fair. Any Renfrew County student grades 6-12 can register, you don’t need to attend a school fair first.
www.rcrsf.ca

April 7-8, 2018
The 16th Maple Run Tour is a sweet reason to wander through Pakenham. 10:00am-5:00pm. Inspiring art, craft, food and heritage locations. Indulge in locally produced fudge, solar roasted coffee and craft beer. 29 participants, 9 venues, food stops, demonstrations, special events and a map all on our website.
www.mapleruntour.com

April 13, 2018
Last day to book into the Spring-Summer Edition of Health Matters magazine. If you can make someone’s life better, you should be in Health Matters. Edition publishes on May 4, 2018.
behealthy@ovhealth.ca
www.ovhealth.ca

April 20, 2018
Deadline to book your listing for the May-June Edition of 101 Things to Do in the Valley. Listings are $25 or 5 for $100 plus HST. Edition publishes April 12.
101things@travelourbackyard.com
www.travelourbackyard.com

April 21, 2018
Retirement Workshop offered by the Retired Teachers of Ontario (RTO/ERO). Eganville. For teachers, school board administrators, educational support staff (consultants, office support staff, secretaries and custodians), college faculty, ECE staff and child care workers.
Phone: 613-735-7816
monicah@nrtco.net

April 21, 2018
AC /DC Canada Tribute. This band has been recognized around the world for amazing likeness and sound of AC/DC. Old and new catalogue is performed. This show sold out last time. Time to get out and rock at Festival Hall, 401 Isabella Street, Pembroke. 7:30pm. Get your tickets ASAP.
Phone: 613-735-2182
www.festhall.ca

April 26, 2018
Support Community Living’s 60th anniversary by ordering Box of Possibilities lunches for your office. You order and we deliver! Lunches are $10 (minimum order of 5).
Phone: 613-735-0659
cripley@cluov.ca

April 27, 2018
Deadline to book an ad in the 2018 edition of Travel Our Backyard. Boost your business this Spring, Summer and Fall by being part of this regional magazine. 30,000 printed copies and it’s available online.
Phone: 613-732-7774
travel@travelourbackyard.com

April 28, 2018
Buy, Sell and Trade Day for Birds and Small Animals. M&R Feeds Pembroke location. 8:30am-12:30pm. For information, contact the Pembroke store.
Phone: 613-732-2843
pembroke@mandrfeeds.com

April 28, 2018
The Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce their 60th Anniversary & Annual Business Achievement Awards. Rankin Culture & Recreation Centre. Theme of the event is Diamond Masquerade. Nominations for award will be accepted until March 1st at 5:00pm so feel free to make some nominations. For more details visit our website.
Phone 613-732-1492
www.uovchamber.com

April 29, 2018
Meet and Greet for the Pembroke Golf Club ladies section. 1:00pm downstairs in the clubhouse. If you’re a new or returning member, come out for a season kick-off social. Hopefully we will be golfing by then! We hope to see you.
www.pembrokegolfclub.ca

April 30-May 6, 2018
Wilderness First Responders Course. Hosted by Canadian Wilderness Medical Training. Meals an accommodations included. Held at the Bear Creek Outdoor Centre in Renfrew.
3828 Burnstown Road, Renfrew
jill@cwmt.ca