Ring in the new year at the Fitzroy Harbour Community Centre. A New Year's Eve dance hosted by the Fitzroy Harbour Community Association will be held Sunday, December 31 at the Community Centre. The theme is "Glitz and Glam." Wear your finest black, white or silver duds. Appetizers and a light snack will be provided. Watch for more details at fitzroyharbour.wordpress.com.
Upcoming Events in West Carleton-March
There are always great events and important meetings happening in and around West Carleton-March, and some of these are listed below. If you have an event you would like included, please email email@example.com.
A Waltz into Winter Dance hosted by the West Carleton Seniors Council will be held on Friday, January 19 at the Kinburn Community Centre. Music by Revival. Catered by the Leather Works. Tickets are $35. For tickets and more event details call West Carleton Seniors Council President Jim Wilson at 613-832-3222.
The AGM of the Carp Road Corridor BIA will take place January 23, 2018, at 7:30am, Irish Hills Golf Club. All BIA members are urged to attend.
A free children's Christmas craft day is being held Saturday, December 16, from 1pm to 5pm at the NorthWind Wireless Fibe Centre (formerly the Constance and Buckham's Bay Community Centre). Those attending are urged to take along a non-perishable food item for the West Carleton Food Access Centre. For more information: Verna Attwell, 613-832-1954.
An old fashioned community Christmas potluck will be held on Tuesday, December 16 at 6pm at the Galetta Community Hall. Entertainment by Rick Leben. Bring your friends, family and neighbours and your favourite dish to share. Non-perishable food and/or monetary donations for the West Carleton Food Access Centre will be accepted. Everyone welcome.
The West Carleton Legion in Constance Bay is holding their annual Children's Christmas Party on December 10. The party will start at 12:30pm with lunch, followed by crafts and a visit from Santa. Parents are asked to take along a wrapped gift valued at $20 or less for Santa to give to the child. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The Huntley Community Association is hosting their annual Carp Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 9. The parade will start at noon. The route begins at The Diefenbunker (3911 Carp Road) and follows Carp Road to Juanita Street to Langstaff Drive turning right on Donald B. Munro Drive to Carp Road finishing at the Diefenbunker. Road Closures will be in effect.
St. Paul's Anglican Church in Dunrobin is hosting a Christmas bazaar and bake sale on Saturday, December 9 from 11am to 1pm. Bake table including gluten free items. Crafts, books, white elephant table, silent auction. Lunch will be available (adults $8, children 6 to 10 $5, children under 5 are free). Homemade soup and crackers, bun, dessert and beverage. Everyone welcome.
The Kinburn Community Association is hosting their annual Brunch with Santa on Sunday, December 3, from 11am to 1pm at the Kinburn Community Centre. A pancake brunch will be available for purchase. Santa will be visiting from noon to 1pm. Everyone welcome.
The Ladies' Auxiliary of West Carleton Branch 616 of the Royal Canadian Legion is holding a Christmas Bazaar on December 3 from 8am to 2pm at the West Carleton Legion. Craft jewelry, white elephant table and baking. Everyone is welcome. Vendors welcome. Tables are $12 each or two for $20. Call 613-832-2082 to reserve a spot.
Don’t miss the annual CBBCA Constance & Buckhams Bay Santa Clause Parade. Floats gather on Baillie Ave for a 1pm start. Parade runs along Bayview to Len Purcell and winds up at the community centre for hots dogs, Santa, and hot chocolate. Be sure to bring your non-perishable food item for the West Carleton Food Bank. For more details visit www.cbbca.ca.
The annual Children's Christmas Party will be held at the Fitzroy Harbour Community Centre on Saturday December 2 from 10am to 1pm. Santa will arrive at noon. For children up to the age of 10 and their families and friends. Crafts and colouring, face painting, Christmas music, snacks, cupcakes and sitting on Santa's knee.
For 2 days in December come do your Christmas shopping with over 60 of your favourite LOCAL Carp Farmers’ Market vendors! Open Friday, December 1, from 3pm-8pm and Saturday, December 2, from 8am-2pm, you’ll find a wide variety of local products and produce all in one place. The Market will be collecting non-perishable food items for the West Carleton Food Access Centre, so please consider bringing along a couple of items and help support local families this holiday season!
The Galetta Community Association is holding their Annual General Meeting on November 27 at 7pm at the Galetta Community Hall. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.
The semi-annual Red Trillium Studio Tour in West Carleton will take place on November 25 and 26 from 10am to 5pm. Nine studios involved featuring pottery, clay, sculpture, water colours, acrylics, jewelry, beading, photography, mixed media, eco-women's clothing and weaving. Collect five ballot stamps (one at each location visited) and have a chance for $100 gift certificate. For more information visit https://www.redtrilliumst.com/
Fitzroy Harbour's annual craft fair will be held on Saturday, November 18 from 9am to 2pm at the Fitzroy Harbour Community Centre. Do your Christmas shopping! Something for everyone. Raffle prizes. For more information or if you are interested in being a vendor, contact Viv Proulx at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 613-204-3221, or Lynne Barr at 613-623-7474.
A Remembrance Day ceremony will be held on Saturday, November 11 at 11am at the West Carleton War Memorial on Donald B. Munro drive at Falldown Lane in Carp. Everyone is invited to attend. Those attending are asked to be in place by 10:45am. Seating and bleachers will be available. Afterwards, everyone is invited to the Diefenbunker Museum (3929 Carp Rd.) for coffee, tea an cookies.
The West Carleton Legion in Constance Bay is holding a Remembrance Day observance on Saturday, Nov. 4. The Cameron Highlanders will lead a parade from the general store to the Branch cenotaph at 1:30pm. Military personnel, veterans, cadets, Legionnaires, police, firefighters, Scouts and Guides will be at parade. Laying of wreaths at the cenotaph. Refreshments at the Legion following the ceremony.
The 37th Annual Kinburn Christmas Craft Fair is being held on Saturday, November 4, from 9am to 3pm at the Kinburn Community Centre. Lots of vendors, lots of selection. For more information contact the Kinburn Community Association (www.kinburn.ca) or email@example.com.
The Rural Root Theatre Company is presenting "An Evening of One Act Plays" on:
- Sunday, October 29 at 2pm
- Tuesday, October 31 at 7:30pm
- Wednesday, November 1 at 7:30pm
- Thursday, November 2 at 7:30pm
Taking place at the Constance & Buckham's Bay Community Centre. The three plays being presented will be "Infant Morality", "Wanted: One Groom" and "Still Stands The House." More info at www.ruralroot.org.