You’re invited to a great night of music at the Lennox & Addington County Museum in Napanee. On Thursday, May 26th at 7 pm, talented L&A County performer Kim Pollard will be featured. Kim is versatile musically, writes her own material and also performs cover tunes with a personalized touch. She also writes and records for commercials and personalized songs for weddings and other special occasions.
'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 visiting www.CountyMuseum.ca or call 613-354-3027.
Get your pet microchipped on Saturday May 28th at the L&A SPCA for$25 per pet. Simple, painless and a lifetime of worry free ID.
At Paint Nite, a master artist will give us step-by-step instructions to create a work of art – while we socialize and sip cocktails. A portion of ticket sales to Easter Seals Ontario, who helps children and youth with physical disabilities succeed! Tickets costs $45 each. Put the “fun” in fundraising – please RSVP and register now!
L&A Seniors Outreach Services Home and Garden Tour 2016 "Beyond the Door" Date: Saturday, June 4, 2016 Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Cost: $25.00 per passport Eight gorgeous properties being showcased in Napnaee, Odessa and Newburgh areas. Passports available at Gray's IDA and Seniors Outreach Services in Napanee, for information call Seniors Outreach Services at 613-354-6668 Proceeds support L&A Seniors Outreach Services
Join us for the 3rd Annual Riverfront Festival downtown Greater Napanee June 10 - 12 at Conservation Park. There will be lots happening at this wonderful, family fun event! Check out the posters/registration forms for more details!
For more information on specific parts of the event, please see below:
- Beach Volleyball Tournament - Contact Bethany Lessard at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Vendor Information - Contact Bethany Lessard at email@example.com
- Sponsorship Information - Contact Jennifer Remington at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Interested in Volunteering? - Contact Erin Tyers at email@example.com
- Want to enter the Canoe/Kayak Races? - Contact Kristie Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org
One bike. 30 seats. Tons of fun!
Heart & Stroke Big Bike is a bicycle built for 30, with riders working as one great team in support of the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Come out and cheer your favourite team!!
For more information contact the Heart and Stroke Foundation at (613)384-2871
ART IN THE PARK 2016
Date: June 11, 2016
Location: Napanee Conservation Park
Category: Arts and Culture
Exit Realty Acceleration is proud to sponsor for a third year ART IN THE PARK 2016- which will take place June 11, from 10 am to 5 pm in Conservation Park, Napanee in tandem with the popular Riverfront Festival which attracts thousands of people every spring!
Come feast your eyes with Artists exhibiting in all media and forms! Demos will take place during the day!
Exhibitors, please contact Elaine Taranu to register and secure a space: email@example.com. Space will be limited this year - so please register early.
All proceeds will to go to @Home in L&A, a resource to be created for homeless youth.
RELAY FOR LIFE
Date: June 11, 2016
Location: Napanee Fairgrounds
Category: Community Events
As the Canadian Cancer Society's signature event, Relay For Life is to raise funds to improve cancer survival, decrease the incidence of cancer, and improve the quality of life for cancer patients and their caretakers.
This year's event will be held on Saturday June 11th from 11:00am to 11:00pm at the Napanee Fairgrounds.
The kickoff will, again, start off with the Survivor's Lap to honour those who have won their battle with cancer, followed by the teams.
This year we are introducing a Kidz Zone and making this a truly family oriented event!!
There will be lots of food, entertainment and emotions. Once the luminary lighting takes place, people reflect upon those who they have lost to cancer and show support to those currently going t through treatment.
Simply register online at www.cancer.ca/napanee or pick up your form at Gray's IDA then join us for a fun-filled day for the whole family!
200,000 Blood donations are Required Nationally by July 1st to support Patients over the Summer Months. This is important: Patients need you to come in, sit down, roll up your sleeve, and give blood now. The need is now.
Are you an O? Do you know an O? Type O blood is needed now more than ever. Book your appointment to Give Life now by downloading the GiveBlood App or visit blood.ca.
EMERALD MUSIC FESTIVAL
Date: August 12, 2016
Location: 12675 FRONT ROAD AMHERST ISLAND
Category: Arts and Culture
EMERALD MUSIC FESTIVAL on Amherst Island will be held on August 12, 13, 14 2016. Double headliners this year BEARTRACKS and LITTLE CAESAR AND THE CONSULS. Weekend passes for $35.00 (includes camping) or day rates are available. Tickets in advance came be purchased by contacting Dan & Joan Simpson at 613-389-8297 at firstname.lastname@example.org . Please check out our website for more information www.emeraldmusicfestival.com
TRILOGY Live in Concert
Date: August 19, 2016
Location: Conservation Park, Napanee
Category: Arts and Culture
On August 19th at 6:30 pm, the band TRILOGY will perform at Conservation Park in Napanee! The highly sought-after band plays all the classic rock favourites, putting on a show you won’t want to miss. Admission is free, just bring a camping chair and enjoy the show! The concert kicks off the Discover L&A County MEGA Event, where hundreds of geocachers from across the globe converges on the area.
The highly-anticipated Discover L&A County MEGA Geocaching Event is Saturday, August 20th! Hundreds of cachers from around the globe will converge on Lennox & Addington County for a great day of geocaching.
A busy schedule of events include...
- 8am – 5pm… Leave your mark in the visitors book and pick up information packages that detail fun geocaching activities taking place during the weekend. The event venue is open and staff are available all day to answer your questions. Drop in anytime for a coffee or share geocaching stories. Games, draws and activities will be available throughout the day.
- 9am – 4pm… Head to all corners of Lennox & Addington County for some world-class geocaching. Choose from more than 1,500 geocaches in L&A County, or try your hand at some of the many new caches that will be published just in time for the event!
- 4 – 5pm… After a fun day exploring L&A County, head back to the event venue for an amazing assortment of prizes, closing remarks, and the always-popular group photo.
- 5:30pm… We once again will be offering a fantastic dinner at the nearby Napanee Golf & Country Club.
Be sure to visit our website for more information.
Kids ages 4 to 12 are invited to Gerry and Bonnie Wallace's all new Adventureland VBS at Westdale Park Free Methodist Church, 7 Richmond Park Dr., Napanee, August 22nd to 26th from 6:30 to 8:30pm. This is a free "Evening Kids' Kamp" VBS. Contact the Church for registration details 613-354-2669.
Friday evening:Movie Night showing “Discovering Emma” which was filmed on location in 2000. This movie adds an intriguing twist to the drowning incident of 1819. We are hoping to welcome many of the cast & crew.
Saturday all day:Vendors & displays with an historic theme – an area bus tour-Insights (the rest of the story with Q & A sessions)– children’s play & history area – canteen food – demonstrations – shared genealogy & family tales area - catered roast beef dinner with the Seventh Town Celtic Trio.
Sunday:11:30 - an old Methodist Hymn-Sing – canteen food – annual Pilgrimage service with Dr. Malcolm Sinclair and special music by the Salvation Army Band – light refreshments – closing catered dinner with entertainment
Town of Greater Napanee - Household Hazardous Waste Day will be held on Saturday, September 10th, 2016 from 8am - 2pm at 444 Advance Ave. (Drain-All) in Napanee. Rain or shine. This event is for Greater Napanee residents only. All residents must provide proof of residency. No commercial waste accepted. For specifics on what is accepted, please see our website or call the Infrastructure Services Office.
Discover L&A Ride
Date: September 24, 2016
Location: 1915 County Road 22, Bath
Category: Sporting Events
The first annual 'Discover L&A Ride' is on Saturday, September 24, 2016.
Beginning at MacKinnon Brothers Brewing Company in Bath at 10 am, this 58-kilometre cycling journey takes you along paved roads that overlook the water's edge and authentic rural Eastern Ontario landscapes.
You'll receive access to 7 rest stops, entry into two historic sites, two wine tastings and a glass of beer back at the brewery! It's sure to be a fun day of cycling you won't soon forget.
Tickets are only $20 each and available online now!