Museum Kids returns on November 5th at 10am. If you can walk you can Nordic Pole Walk. Best of all it’s an exercise children and adults can enjoy. Join Jaye Yarrin RHN, NNCP from Harmony in Health and learn the basics, history and benefits of the fastest growing sports trend. Admission is free! For more information, please visit www.CountyMuseum.ca.
Whales .. Penguins.. Polar Bears .. Giant Icebergs and Marvellous Landscapes.
Come for an afternoon of stories and adventures at the “ends of the earth”. A Sandy Pines Wildlife Centre fundraiser Saturday, November 5 from 1:30 to 4:00pm.
John and Janet Foster, Legendary Wildlife photographers and cinematographers, will share their experience with us of the spectacular Arctic and Antarctic and the magnificent icebergs off Newfoundland at the Roblin Wesleyan Church, 3100 County Road 41, Roblin.
There will be live music by Jazz on Colborne, refreshments, etc. A minimum $5.00 donation at the door per person, children under 6 free. For further information call 613-354-4010.
Proceeds go to Sandy Pines Wildlife Centre for the care and rehabilitation of injured and orphaned wildlife.
The Napanee Peewee AE Stars hockey team is hosting their 2nd annual Ladies' Night Fundraiser Vendor Market. The evening will take place at the Strathcona Paper Centre in Napanee starting at 6pm. With only a $2 door fee, come in and enjoy our full vendor market. We will be offering complimentary beverages and snacks, door prizes every 1/2 hour, silent auction, and much much more.
Young Entrepreneurs Night
Date: November 10, 2016
Location: County Museum & Archives, 97 Thomas Street East, Napanee
Category: Business Events
Are you aged 19 to 39 and have an entrepreneurial spirit? Join us for Lennox & Addington’s first 'Young Entrepreneurs Night'!
Whether you are an employee, still in school, a recent graduate, someone looking for a job, a business owner, or you simply want to expand your network... this Young Entrepreneur Night is the place to be.
Our special guest speaker is Andrew Peek, a recent TEDx Toronto presenter. Andrew is a serial entrepreneur and angel investor who has held pivotal roles in several of Canada’s most notable startups, including FreshBooks, Shopify and Jet Cooper. To learn more about Andrew please visit www.drupeek.com.
Be inspired, sip local beer & wine, enjoy conversation and connect with like-minded entrepreneurial thinkers. Register now!
For more information, please visit www.LennoxAndAddington.com.
LIVE TOGETHER.GIVE TOGETHER.
This November, we celebrate generations of givers. That’s because when you donate together, your power to Give Life is even stronger.Join the movement by donating blood
today. Take the online eligibility quiz on our website at blood.ca and make your life saving appointment for the November 11th clinic in Napanee.
YOUR FIRST TIME CAN GIVE SOMEONE
A LIFETIME. BECOME A BLOOD DONOR.
New Blood Donors Needed in Napanee
Not sure if you can Give Life take the Quiz at www.blood.ca/eligibilityquiz
Tuesday Night at the Museum returns on November 15th with a talk by featured guest exhibitors David and Mary Jo Field. Folk art is a widely used term and often misunderstood. In the antique collecting community, folk art is recognized as a distinct art form and is often highly valued. The exhibit addresses the origin and definition of folk art, the prevalence of folk art in domestic life – both utilitarian and play, and the extensive use of animal imagery in folk art. Special attention will be focused on pieces and people that contributed to folk art from L&A County and surrounding area. Tickets are $3 each and available at the door. For more information, please call 613-354-3027.
An exhibit of their collection is featured in the front cases of the museum from October 18th – January 20th.
Our event is MUCH more than simply an over 70 space vendor market, we also have:
- Professional photos with Santa, with a backdrop that rivals mall setups
- Cookie Decorating and Craft Making
- Mini Massage Sessions
- Raffle, Café, homemade baked goodies
AND an Amazing Silent Auction:
- 1000 Islands Cruise
- golfing at Amherstview Golf Club
- sightseeing plane ride with Kingston Flying Club
- paintball at Ground Zero, Gananoque
- Bass Pro Shop merchandise
- skiing at Calabogie Ski Resort
- one year membership to Little Ray's Reptile Zoo
- housecleaning from Merry Maids
- passes to Putt n Blast
- passes to Pirate Adventures
- passes to Improbable Escapes
- passes to Saunders Farm
- passes to Marineland
- passes to Ontario Science Centre
- passes to Canada Aviation & Space Museum
- passes to Canada Agriculture and Food Museum
- and MANY more to come!
This is an event you don't want to miss!!
Indoor Holiday Market
Date: November 19, 2016
Location: 16 McPherson Drive
Category: Community Events
This event showcases the talent of local artisans, farmers, and hobbyists. Everything here is either home grown or hand made so come pick out your perfect one of a kind gift! This is the perfect place to come and shop for that person who is so hard to buy for!
You’re invited to a great night of music at the Lennox and Addington County Museum in Napanee.
On Thursday, November 24th at 7pm, join Amanda Sadler for a performance Live at the Museum. A seasoned performer and multi-instrumentalist, Amanda has performed at hundreds of locations locally and internationally. Amanda's angelic vocals with a hint of edge and emotion-filled songs give her an exceptionally unique country sound.. It will be an evening of great music that you won’t want to miss.
'Live at the Museum' is proudly presented by the County of Lennox & Addington. Tickets are $3 each and are available at the door. Find out more by calling 613-354-3027.
The Big Bright Light Show
Date: November 25, 2016
Location: Dundas Street, Downtown Napanee
Category: Community Events
The Big Bright Light Show is back again this year! Join us on Friday November 25th as we celebrate the beginning of another season and turn the lights on for the first time! The celebration will take place downtown Napanee along Dundas Street from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Bring the entire family and your holiday cheer!
Come and join us with 40 local vendors in one place. Start or finish your holiday shopping with several talented people. No entry fee
Museum Kids returns on December 3rd at 10 am. If your child is a hockey card collector, this is a great opportunity to share their collection with others and meet Mike Wilson, a hockey card collecting expert. Whether you’re a novice or experienced collector, you can benefit from learning the ins and outs of hockey card collecting. Learn what to purchase, trade and how to take care of valuable sports collectibles. Children will be challenged to organize their very own exhibition for everyone to see. Admission is free. For more information, please visit www.CountyMuseum.ca.
Santa is coming to Greater Napanee on Saturday December 3rd for the Greater Napanee Parade of Lights!!
Bring the family out to line the streets as we celebrate the holidays and watch the 70+ decorative floats line the streets!
The Parade will kick off at 5:30pm from Napanee District Secondary School. See the full parade route attached.
A Christmas Tree
Date: December 13, 2016
Location: 97 Thomas St. East, Napanee
Category: Arts and Culture
On December 13th, a very special evening is planned for you and your family at the Lennox & Addington County Museum & Archives in Napanee. The third annual “A Christmas Tree” evening features trees decorated for the season. Bring the kids to meet Father Christmas and see reindeer in the courtyard. Enjoy a cup of Christmas cheer and other seasonal goodies and stay awhile to enjoy the festive music. Admission is free. For more information about 'A Christmas Tree' and a wide array of programming happening at the L&A County Museum & Archives, please visit www.CountyMuseum.ca.