Community Events

The 50th Anniversary of Michael and Margaret Ann Jacobs, the owners of this paper, will take place at the Elmvale Community Hall July 26th, commencing at 7 pm. We were married on July 25th, 1969. All are welcome.

 

Mon: Aphasia Communication Group - The Stroke Recovery Association (Barrie District). All sessions free 705-737-9202.

Mon: 9 am. Coffee Club and Art Group - 9:30 am Pool and 10 am Tiny Stitches The Place 300 Balm Beach Rd. Perkinsfield

Mon: 10 to 11:30/7:30 to 9 p.m. Ladies Interdenominational Bible Study Willow Creek Church 2387 Gill Rd. 705-722-7582

Every Mon: 4:20/5:45 Drop in Yoga classes at the Villa Nursing Home Midland Yonge St. Donna Boudreau 795 427 0740

Mon: 1 p.m. Elmvale Community Hall, euchre/bid euchre

Mon & Wed: 1 pm – 3 pm at the Penetanguishene Arena. Seniors shuffle board 245-7611 for info. Register at town hall.

Mon 1-2:30 pm Midland Library Better Days Addiction Support Group with Chigamik Community Health Centre provides a non-judgmental space and explores strategies to assist individuals reduce or quit using alcohol and/or substances. Simply drop-in! 526-4216 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mon: 7 pm Midland District Railroad Club at Huronia Airport - basement of white building 705-526-3461

Mon: 7:30 Bingo at Bayshore Seniors Club Woodland Beach for the months of July and August.  Everyone Welcome

Every Monday: MCC 8-10:30 FREE Midland Jams Plugged In 527 4420 www.midlandculturalcentre.com FB @Midland Jams

Every Tues & Thurs year round 8:30-12 noon – Georgian Bay Heritage League meet in Perkinsfield behind Country Bath & Kitchen on Cty Rd 6. Join us to restore wooden boats built in this area. 705.526.5039. Facebook Georgian Bay Heritage League .

Tues: 9:30 Coffee Club - 12:30 Bid Euchre @ The Place

Tues 1:30 pm Coldwater Legion Euchre, www.coldwaterlegion.com 705 686 3388 Branch This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tues. 1:30-3:30 & 6:30-9:00 pm Adult Pickleball - $10 Homer Barrett Park, Elmvale Equipment provided For info contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

3rd Tues: Elmvale Legion 2-4 pm Veteran’s Drop In Day.

Tues: 5:30 Ages 4-8 and 6:30 ages 9-14. Art Classes Creative Madness Art Studio 705 322 6588 Elmvale

First Tuesday: 6.30 – 8.30 PM Georgian Bay Coin and Stamp Club North Simcoe Sport/Recreation Centre. 705-534-3771

2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month: Elmvale District Lions Club dinner and General Meeting, 7 pm at Lions Hall Flos Conc 7. New members welcome. 705-734-4350

Tues: 7 pm Bid Euchre Bayshore Seniors Club Woodland Beach.

1st Tues: 7 pm Elmvale Legion  General Meeting 322 1042

Tues: 7:30 pm: Bid Euchre and darts Barrie Legion

Wed: 9 am Coffee Club - 10 am Pool - 12:30 pm Games Afternoon 2nd Wed: 1:30 pm Camera Club Georgian Bay Swinging Seniors “The Place” 300 Balm Beach Road

Every Wed morning 10 am Spirit Café for a time of fellowship and conversation. All welcome. St John’s United Church.

First Wed/Month: Regular meeting of the Georgian Bay Métis Council at 355 Cranston Cres. Midland 526-6335

Wed: CHAIR YOGA 10:00 - 11:00 am. Gentle exercises with soothing music. Georgian Shores Swinging Seniors 300 Balm Beach Road West 705 526 5074

Wed: 12-1:00 Lunch, $8 at Barrie Legion. 728-1412

Every Wed: 1 pm Bridge at Bayshore Senior Citizens’ 2000 Tiny Beaches Rd S Woodland Beach

Wed: 1 pm Royal Canadian Legion Elmvale District 262 Legion Seniors (55+). Table Shuffleboard and social.

First Wed 7 - 9 PM Progressive Euchre: Join us for a fun filled evening at St Paul’s Anglican Church, 5 Noraline Ave. Midhurst Everyone is welcome!

2nd Wed: 7 pm LA General Meeting Elmvale Legion.

2nd and last Wed: 7 - 8:30 pm.- Wasaga Cancer Support group meetings open to all cancer survivors, caregivers and family members at Body‘n Balance Physiotherapy (705) 429 - 9619.

Wed. 7:30 pm Fun darts at Coldwater Legion

Wed: 7:30 pm Cribbage at Barrie Legion.

4th Wed: 7:30 pm Horticultural Society meets Elmvale Legion

Thurs: 9 am Coffee Club- 10-3 p.m. Tiny Stitchers, The Place Perkinsfield, 526-5074

2nd Thursday each month 9:30 - noon PROBUS (Professional Business) club consisting of people 55 plus meet at the Wasaga Stars arena for coffee, a business meeting and a guest speaker. Probus is a non fund-raising organization.

Every Third Thurs 10 am -noon - Barrie Kempenfelt Probus Club meets at the Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 147, 410 St. Vincent Street – Barrie Ontario –  (Entrance on Ferris Lane)

3rd Thurs: Free Community Breakfast at All Saints Anglican Church Hall 1 Peel St. Penetanguishene 549 2223

3rd Thurs: 10 am - noon - The raging grannies meet at Woods Park retirement facility 110 Lillian Cres. in Barrie. 322-1575

4th Thurs: 1-3 Nottawasaga Bay Stroke Recovery meet at 135, 32nd St. Wasaga Beach Guests speakers 429-9571

Thurs: Shuffleboard at 1 pm at the Coldwater Legion

Every Thurs: 1:30 pm Darts at Bayshore Senior Citizens’ 2000 Tiny Beaches Rd S Woodland Beach

4th Thurs: 1:30 pm Diabetes support group meets at the Health and Wellness Center at Penetang General Hospital 549-0881

4th Thurs: 3-5 pm Parkinson’s support group meetings at the Superstore Midland 526-9170.

Third Thurs: 6.30– 8.30 PM Georgian Bay Coin and Stamp Club meets at the Prime Time Club, 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach.  705-429-4948

3rd Thurs 5:15  Elmvale BIA meet in Elmvale Library

Thurs: 7 - 10 pm Good Vibes Coffeehouse at Mount St. Louis Road and 4th of Oro-Medonte

Thurs: 7 pm Bid Euchre at the Georgian Shores Swinging Seniors Centre, 526-5074

Thurs: 7 pm - Elmvale Com Hall Euchre/Bid Euchre Lunch.

Thurs: Darts at 7:30 pm at the Coldwater Legion

Fri June 14 to Sept 27 9 am - 2 pm Springwater Elmvale Farmers Market at the Community Hall.

Fri: 9:30 a.m. Coffee Club - 9:30 Pool, 12:30 p.m. Bridge – Includes Coffee/Tea/Cookies Georgian Shores Swinging Seniors “The Place”, Perkinsfield, 705-526-5074

Every Friday 1:30 pm Shuffleboard at Bayshore Senior Citizens’ 2000 Tiny Beaches Rd. S Woodland Beach

Fri: 5:30 pm WB Lions Bingo at RecPlex 429-3331

Fri: 6 pm Steak Darts at Coldwater Legion

Every Sat during summer 1-4 pm - Music in the Elmvale Gateway park except July 20

Sat: 3 pm Meat Darts BBQ at Legion, Branch 147, Barrie,

Sat: 5:00 Meat Darts Elmvale Legion. 322-1042 Welcome!

Sun: 9:45 am Knox Flos Presbyterian Church Services

Sun: 10 am - St. John’s United Church welcomes you for worship. 27 Yonge St. S, Elmvale. www.unitedchurchelmvale.org

Sun: 11 am Christian Science Society Church services at 159 Collier St. Barrie

 

DAILY EVENTS - All on the website at

www.springwaternews.ca with greater information.

 

We are having our film Cawaja Ukrainian Film Festival every Saturday at 7:30pm, in the Cawaja Church Hall on 5 Brook Av.  Tiny Consession 11.  (no film on Aug 3) It is by donation. Contact Marika 705 361-2089 The Tentative line up as follows:

July 13: Music in the Gateway Park (Elmvale) Carling Lesperance

July 16 7 to 8:30 Barrie Folk Society host an Open stage at Painswick Library

July 18 Midland Cultural Centre Delhi 2 Dublin

July 20 Sci Fi Fantasy Street Party in Elmvale 10-4

July 20 - Burl’s Creek Big Sky Music Festival.

July 20 Coldwater Legion Newfoundland Day with a Newfoundland Band, food and a screech in

July 23 Jin Cuddy Band www.petersplayers.com

July 24, 6:00 pm EDGE Mystery Garden Tour (Members only) (705) 322-5317 www.gardenontario.org

July 27: Music in the Gateway Park (Elmvale) George Coventry

July 27: Colwater Legion Jammin from 2-6pm

Sun. July 28: Gospel Night at Heritage Park. BBQ begins at 5 pm and concert at 6 pm. Elmvale Community Church and a community chorus will be featured. Proceeds to go to the Elmvale & District Food Bank Building Fund.

July 31 Donate Blood 8:30 - 11:30 CFB Borden Dyte Hall 62 Centre Drive

Aug 2-5th 54th Georgian Bay Steam Show Cookstown

Sat Aug 3, 10, 17, 24 from 8:00 – 12:00pm Farmer’s Market Unity United Church 4967 Vasey Road, at the Fourth Line North, Vasey, Come get your corn (based on availability), fresh produce, preserves, baked goods, flowers and peameal on a bun!! We can’t wait to see you!

Aug 3: Music in the Gateway Park (Elmvale) Augusta Ray

Aug 4: Golf Ball drop at Midland Golf and Country Cub. Tickets available thru the GBGH.

Aug 6  7-8:30 Open Stage at Barrie’s Downtown Branch hosted by the Barrie Folk Society

Aug 8 to 11 Boots and Hearts at Burl’s Creek Events Grounds www.bootsandhearts.com

August 10th Coldwater Steampunk Festival.  Entertainment by Len Murphy 2-6. Our Patio is open.  Come out and enjoy our Canteen and a cold one.

Aug 10: Music in the Gateway Park (Elmvale) Luke Martin

Sun Aug 11, 10:00am Vasey Cemetery Memorial Service Unity United Church 5096 Vasey Road at the Cemetery 4967 Vasey Road at the church if raining Lunch to follow at the church.

Aug. 12 -16 “ROAR V.B.S.” 9 am -12 noon @ Elmvale Presbyterian Church Registration Forms at the Library 

Aug 12 Oro-Medonte Community Centre 7:30PM. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.gardenontario.org/site.php/oromedonte Food for All: the Power of Food and Community. Jacob Kearey - Moreland of Bass Lake Farms brings stories and visions from the front lines of food insecurity, from Parliament Hill to the Hills of Oro-Medonte.

Aug 16: Pretzel Logic and the Steely Dan Trio www.petersplayers.com

Aug 17: Music in Gateway Park (Elmvale) Craig Smith (sponsored by the Springwater news)

Aug 17. 2-6 Coldwater Legion If you can sing or play an instrument or just want to listen everybody welcome.  Canteen open

Aug 20 7 to 8:30 Barrie Folk Society host an Open stage at Painswick Library

Aug 21, 6:00 pm 40th Anniversary Celebrations and Picnic at Heritage Park. Everyone Welcome (705) 322-5317 www.gardenontario.org

Aug 23/24 Georgian Triangle Music Festival Wasaga Beach www.georgiantrianglemusicfest.com

Aug 24: Music in Elmvale Gateway Park by the Shipyard Kitchen Party

Aug 29: 9-11 am Coffee in Heritage Park  for the Centre Flos Women’s Institute. Proceeds will support our local Food Bank and 4-H Lifestyles Club

Aug 30-Sept 2 59th Annual Steam-Era Show at Hume’s Auction Farm Halton Hills www.steam-era.com

Aug 31: Music in Gateway Park in Elmvale by Ryan Harevy-Macintyre

August 31st. Coldwater Elvis day at the Legion Entertainment by Terry Chisholm 2-6.  Canteen open

Sept 3: 7:30 pm Midland Cultural Centre - Our Health - Outrunning Cancer

Sept 12  Oro-Medonte Community Centre 7:30PM. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.gardenontario.org/site.php/oromedonte Mystical, Magical world of Mushrooms! Bob Bowles will inform you about the species of mushrooms that grow in our area and many interesting facts about them.

Sept 25, 7:30 pm EDGE Elmvale Legion, 7 John St., Elmvale Speaker: Dugald Cameron, Toronto Bulb Society Topic: Planting A Spectacular Spring Garden (705) 322-5317 www.gardenontario.org

Oct 2 Jimmy Rankin www.petersplayers.com

Oct 5/6 Barrie Molson Centre for the 27th Annual Home and Lifestyle show.

Oct 21  Oro-Medonte Community Centre 7:30PM. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.gardenontario.org/site.php/oromedonte Weeds - the Treasures We Toss. Anna Van Maris of Parklane Landscapes will explain any medicinal properties of weeds, and demonstrate how to make tinctures and oils from garden plants and weeds.

Oct 23, 7:30 pm EDGE Elmvale Legion, 7 John St., Elmvale Speaker: Yvonne Tremblay, Food Writer Topic: Tips and Tricks—Cooking With Fresh Herbs (705) 322-5317 www.gardenontario.org

Nov 27, 6:00 pm EDGE Elmvale Legion, 7 John St., Elmvale Annual Meeting, Election of Officers & Dinner (705) 322-5317 www.gardenontario.org

Dec 2  Oro-Medonte Community Centre 7:30PM. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.gardenontario.org/site.php/oromedonte Operation Grow! Kathy Willis is the Executive Director of Huronia Transition Homes (HTH), a charitable organization in Simcoe County working to end all violence against all women.  Find out how a vertical farm and accessible cutting-edge technology help these women blossom.

Feb. 29-March 8 The 2020 edition of the Canadian Men’s Curling Championship — by far the most famous national curling championship on the planet — will be played at the Leon’s Centre in Kingston — almost exactly 12 months from now.