November Events


November 1, 2016
Public information session about the plans for the new CP Rail line. Hosted by the County of Renfrew. Ask your questions to the key people, and see the County’s plans for the CP Rail line. 6:30pm-8:30pm. Knights of Columbus Hall in Arnprior.

November 1, 2016
Rankin Culture and Recreation Centre’s Gift Basket Auction. Come out and bid on over 30 baskets ready to go. Get your holiday shopping done. Viewing starts at 6:30pm, auction starts at 7:30pm. $10 includes beverage, hors d’oeuvres, and prizes. Basket themes include Pampered Chef, scrapbooking, pickles and jams, gift certificates and more! 20 Rankin Rink Road, Pembroke.
www.rankincentre.ca

November 3, 2016
Public information session about the plans for the new CP Rail line. Hosted by the County of Renfrew. Ask your questions to the key people, and see the County’s plans for the CP Rail line. 6:30pm-8:30pm.  County of Renfrew building in Pembroke.

November 5, 2016
The Petawawa Golf Club presents all you can eat Downhomers Night. 6:30pm seating. $65 includes lobster, mussels, crab legs, shrimp, roast beef and more! Live entertainment by the Ghost Town Cryers begins at 8:30pm. Tickets must be purchased in advance at the golf club and go on sale October 3rd.
Phone: 613-687-8294
hospitality@petawawagolfclub.com

November 5, 2016
Columbus House presents the 21st Annual Wine, Beer & Food Tasting Gala – Voodoo Club Vegas. 7:00pm-10:00pm Germania Club in Pembroke. Enjoy an evening in the glamorous Club Lounge to sample beer, wine and food vendors. Be entertained and dance the night away! Tickets available at Scotiabank Pembroke or on our website, $75. Tax receipt of $40.
www.columbushouse.ca

November 5-6, 2016
Christmas in the Valley Artisan Show. Big city craft show quality with a friendly small town atmosphere. Original gifts for your Christmas shopping destination. Almonte Arena, 182 Bridge Street in Almonte.
www.valleyartisanshow.blogspot.com

November 6, 2016
Join us at Spruceholme Inn on Sunday, November 6th from 1:00pm-4:00pm, for our new and exciting Wedding Show! There will be vendors from across the Pontiac and the Ottawa Valley, and even a fashion show! It will be a one stop shop for all your wedding needs! 204 rue principale, Fort Coulonge.
Phone: 819-683-5635

November 9, 2016
Blood Donor Clinic at Nick Smith Centre in Arnprior. Blood donation fact: people with type AB positive (AB+) are considered universal recipients for red blood cells as they can receive them from any other blood type donor. Book your time to donate blood online at www.blood.ca.

November 11, 2016
The Township of Killaloe, Hagarty and Richards, along with OPS & TRG, RCEME OJT Coy, 2 Svc, Bn Canadian Armed Forces, Garrison Petawawa presents our 2016 Remembrance Day Ceremony. 10:45am at the Cenotaph. Remember those who have fallen and those who continue to serve. Fellowship following the ceremony. Rain location at the Killaloe Public School.
1 John Street, Killaloe
Phone: 613-757-2300

November 12, 2016
24th International Potluck Supper and Entertainment. Chalk River Lions Hall. Door opens at 5:30pm. Dinner starts at 6:00pm. Family of three to five: $10. Single: $5.
Phone: 613-584-4837
Phone: 613-586-2634

November 13, 2016
Bridal Showcase. Rankin Culture & Recreation Centre. 1:00pm-4:00pm. Bridal fashion show by Katherine Mullen, decorating by Creative Perspectives and music by VSM Entertainment. Come visit with the region’s wedding providers. www.facebook.com/rankinculturerecreationcentre
www.rankincentre.ca

November 18, 2016
Bryson R.A. 2nd Annual Craft Fair. 6:00pm-11:00pm. Receive a complimentary Mimosa. Join us for an evening of shopping and cocktails! Scratch those hard-to-buy for people off your Christmas list or treat yourself! 610 Rue Principale, Bryson.
www.facebook.com/BrysonRA

November 19, 2016
3rd Annual Girl Guide Christmas Bazaar. 9:00am-3:00pm. Get that perfect gift for someone on your list from awesome crafters and vendors who have those perfect gifts from the heart. Enjoy raffles and baked goods during the day as well, and lunch is available. Make sure to drop by. Rankin Culture & Recreation Centre, 20 Rankin Rink Road (off Hwy 41), Pembroke.

November 19, 2016
For the third year in a row, come join hundreds of guests at the Pontiac Conference Centre in Fort Coulonge for the Pontiac Music Festival. We will be highlighting music from the Pontiac along with one big headlines. Tickets are $20 each.
Phone: 819-683-5635

November 20, 2016
Mom to Mom Sale at the Rankin Culture & Recreation Centre. An indoor garage sale where moms can sell baby and children’s clothes, toys, sports equipment, accessories, etc. 9:00am-1:00pm. $20 to rent a table and sell your items. Just coming to shop? It’s free to attend.
www.facebook.com/rankinculturerecreationcentre
www.rankincentre.ca

November 20-21, 2016
Pontiac Music Festival. For the second year in a row, come join hundreds of guests at the Pontiac Conference Centre in Fort Coulonge for the Pontiac Music Festival. We will be highlighting music from the Pontiac, along with one big headliner. Tickets are $50.00 each. Please call for tickets and more information.
Phone: 819-683-5635

November 25, 2016
Our Tree of Peace. Community tree lighting ceremony presented by the Township of Killaloe, Hagarty & Richards. 6:00pm Township Hall. The music of carolers will fill the air as the Christmas tree comes to life at 6:30pm. Free hot chocolate, coffee and hot dogs. Donations accepted for St. Francis Valley Healthcare Foundation.
Phone: 613-757-2300
www.killaloe-hagarty-richards.ca

November 25-26, 2016
Rally of the Tall Pines in Bancroft.  Round six of the Canadian Rally Championship. Imagine if you took a small car, gave it four-wheel-drive, turbocharged it to over 300 horsepower, and then drove it flat-out sideways down twisty treacherous forest roads! This is rally racing at the Rally of the Tall Pines.
Phone: 905-851-6983
www.tallpinesrally.com

November 25-26, 2016
Downtown Pembroke Shop the Neighbourhood. If you shop at three different participating busi­nesses, you will be entered into a draw to win $50 Downtown dol­lars! Horse-drawn wagon rides on November 26th (1:00pm-4:00pm). Grab dinner and then stay for the Parade of Lights!
www.facebook.com/downtownpembroke
www.downtownpembroke.ca

November 26, 2016
6th Annual Pine Lodge Christmas Market. 10:00am-4:00pm. With over fifty crafters, artisans, bakers and vendors this Christmas market is sure to help you cross a lot of people off your list.  Come and shop in the most festive show around! 6 Pine Lodge Road, Bristol, Quebec.
Phone: 819-647-2805
www.facebook.com/pinelodgers

November 26, 2016
St. Barnabas Holly Tea & Bazaar. 1:30pm-4:00pm. Deli table loaded with home-baked beans, meat pies, meatballs, casseroles, scalloped potatoes, lasagna and more. Bake Table has pies, bread, buns, cookies, candy, fudge, jams, jellies and pickles. Stay for a selection of dainty sandwiches, sweets, tea and coffee, for $8.00 per person.
Phone: 613-584-4462
murray.wright@gmail.com

November 26, 2016
Valour School Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair. 10:00am-4:00pm. Money raised helps fund Valour student trip to New York City. Want to be a vendor? Tables are $40 for 5-foot table. For details contact Kandace Crosby Hunter.
www.facebook.com/kanc21

November 26, 2016
City of Pembroke Santa Claus Parade of Lights. 5:30pm. Join the City of Pembroke as jolly old St. Nick makes his way through our historic Downtown Pembroke. Are you interested in registering a float for the parade? Details on our website.
recreation@pembroke.ca
www.pembroke.ca

November 26, 2016
Cobden Santa Claus Parade. 1:30pm. Features the Renfrew Pipe Band. Bring items for the food bank. After the parade, Santa will be at the Whitewater Community Hall.

November 26, 2016
Watch the Bay Blades as they take the ice with Billy Bridges and Tyler McGregor from the men’s national sledge hockey team. Invite your family and friends to come and watch! Autographs and photos in the lobby. 6:00pm-8:00pm. Paul J. Yakabuski Arena. 65 Arena Road, Barry’s Bay.
Phone: 613-756-2075

November 27, 2016
Gorgeously Gluten-Free Desserts Workshop. 2:00pm-5:00pm. This workshop explores the delicious world of gluten-free and flour-free desserts so that this year you can enjoy clean eating Christmas treats! Meal included! $75. Rainbow Heritage Garden, 81 Stafford 2nd Line in Cobden.
Phone: 613-646-7429
kylah@seasonallynourished.com

November 29, 2016
Blood Donor Clinic at Renfrew Legion Branch 148 in Renfrew. The most common blood type in Canada is O positive (O+), about 39 per cent of the population has it, which is why we have the greatest need for type O blood. Book your time to donate blood online at www.blood.ca.

November 29, 2016
Join us at Pembroke Public Library for the launching of the book: If Dogs Could Talk: Love Joy and Tears, by Patricia Costey-Henry. 6:30pm. 237 Victoria Street, Pembroke.
www.pembrokelibrary.ca

November 30, 2016
County of Renfrew Business Bistro. 6:00pm-900pm. The Courtyard Bistro in Downtown Pembroke. Free to attend. Register in advance.
Phone: 613-735-0091

November 30, 2016
The Petawawa Heritage Society & Village Annual General Meeting. Petawawa Civic Center (upstairs). 7:00pm. Come out and discover what heritage and culture is like in Petawawa. Lunch will be served.