Loyalist Humane Society

Food Drive

During January the Loyalist Humane Society is holding a food drive at 1297 County Road 4 to help feed the more than 300 cats in their care. Whiskas Meaty Selection Dry is especially needed, but any canned food or treats are also gratefully accepted! Donations of more than $25 value can receive a taxable donation receipt. Please help feed our furry friends in 2017!

Date: January 2nd to January 31st
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: 1297 County Road 4, Picton

Baxter Arts Centre

Yin Yang Yoga

Get back to balance with the combination Yin and Yang yoga at the Baxter Arts Centre, 3 Stanley Street, Bloomfield, Wednesdays, starting January 4th and until February 8th. Through active and passive poses students connect with their inner messenger and learn how to nurture themselves. $75 or drop in $15/class. Registration at lightlaughlove@gmail.com

Date: Wednesdays starting January 4th and until February 8th
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Baxter Arts Centre, 3 Stanley Street, Bloomfield

Baxter Arts Centre

Life Drawing

Join the Baxter Arts Centre Life Drawing sessions on Thursday morning from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., starting January 5th and until March 9th. Each week a male or female nude model will pose timed gestures.  Bring your own drawing materials or tablet.  Tables, chairs and art donkeys with boards are available. There is no instruction just mutual encouragement and support!  $120 for all 10 weeks or $15 drop in

Date: Thursdays starting January 5th to March 9th
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Baxter Arts Centre, 3 Stanley Street, Bloomfield

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 99

Belleville Club 39 Dances

Belleville Club 39 presents the Country Music of Heartland on Friday, January 27th at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 99, 132 Pinnacle Street,  Belleville from 8:00 p.m. to midnight. Singles & couples are welcome. Lunch will be served. For info 613-395-0162

Date: Friday, January 27th
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Royal Canadian Legion Branch 99, 132 Pinnacle St., Belleville

Athol Recreation Committee

Winter Games Nights

Games Nights are Back at the Athol Recreation Centre in 1685 County Road, Cherry Valley! The fun starts at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 27th, Friday February 24th, and Friday, March 31st. Cards, ping pong, scrabble, board games and more! Snacks provided.

Date: The last Friday of the month – January 27th; February 24th; March 31st
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: 1685 County Road 10, Cherry Valley

Picton Recreation Committee

Badminton & Pickleball

Join The Picton Recreation Committee from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, Gym BB, 41 Barker Street, Picton, for badminton on Tuesdays and pickleball on Thursdays.  Paddles, racquets, balls and birdies are provided.. Two and a half hours of play for $3. or $15 per term. Ages 15 and up welcome. This is a co-ed event. For more information call 613-393-5908.

Date: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, 41 Barker Street, Picton

Prince Edward County Arts Council

Learning Lunch for Artists

Hear Kato Wake talk about inspiration for the new year at a Learning Lunch for Artists, presented by Prince Edward County Arts Council, on Friday, January 13th at the Baxter Arts Centre, a partner in the programme.  Kick start your confidence and spark some ideas. This session is free to members and $5 for others. Bring lunch and a friend.

Date: Friday, January 13th
Time: 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Baxter Arts Centre, 3 Stanley Street, Bloomfield

Belleville Club 39

Dance

Belleville Club 39 presents music by the Emily Creek Band on Friday, January 13th starting at 8:00 p.m.,  upstairs at The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 99, 132 Pinnacle St., Belleville. Singles & Couples welcome. Lunch will be served for info 613-395-0162 or 613-966-6596.

Date: Friday, January 13th
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Location: Royal Canadian Legion Branch 99, 132 Pinnacle St., Belleville

The Heart and Stroke Foundation

Heart Month Rally

Join the Heart & Stroke Foundation’s Heart Rally at Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, 41 Barker Street, Picton, starting at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 14th. Heart Month volunteers will learn what’s new for 2017, receive a brief and interactive orientation, and pick up their canvassing kits. If you’d like to be a volunteer, and haven’t yet signed up, simply come on out – new volunteers are very welcome!

Date: Saturday, January 14th
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, 41 Barker St., Picton

Food Not Bombs

The People’s Choice Dance Party

Kick off the year with The People`s Choice Dance Party on Saturday, January 14th, from 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. at the Prince Edward Yacht Club, Fairfield Street, Picton. This is a pay-what-you-can dance in support of the free community meals and special events hosted by Food Not Bombs. Cash bar and free food. Send your favourite dance tunes to the Facebook event page and they will  be added to the playlist for the night or e-mail: pec.foodnotbombs@gmail.com. A family friendly event.

Date: Saturday, January 14th
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Location: Prince Edward Yacht Club, Fairfield Street, Picton

Loyalist Humane Society

Linen Donations

If you’re spring housecleaning your linen closet, please consider donating gently used towels, dish-towels, pillows, pillow cases, sheets, comforters, duvets or blankets to the Loyalist Humane Society. Three hundred cats can make a mess, and plenty of bedding and extra towels and cleaning cloths make the job easier. Plastic bags also welcome! Please deliver your donations to 1297 County Road 4, Picton, between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Date: Until February 14th
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: 1297 County Road 4, Picton

Concerned Parents of Sophiasburgh

An Urgent Town Hall Meeting re: School Board Proposal to Close Many County Schools

The Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board is proposing to close the Sophiasburgh Central School, as well as other local schools in the County. Learn about the Board proposal and what it means for our kids and the community on Tuesday, January 17th at 7:00 p.m. at the Sophiasburgh Town Hall, 2771 County Road 5, Demorestville. The Accommodation Review Committee process that was enacted by The Board will be reviewed, you can meet your local Committee members and, most importantly, have your concerns heard!

 

Date: Tuesday, January 17th
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Sophiasburgh Town Hall, 2771 County Road 5, Demorestville

Athol Recreation Committee

Stillness Sessions

Calm your mind and body with weekly group practice Stillness Sessions in starting Tuesday, January 17th at 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. $5 per session. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the session starts.  Please register in advance email at dia.in.pec@gmail.com or call 613 847 3535. Brought to you by the Athol Recreation Committee.

Date: Tuesdays starting January 17th
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location: 1685 County Road 10, Cherry Valley

Quinte Conservation

Salamanders and Snakes Night

Join Salamander Conservationist Matt Ellerbeck & Reptile Advocate Kenny Ruelland for an insightful and educational night with salamanders & reptiles on Wednesday, January 18th, 7:00 p.m.until 8:30 p.m. at the Quinte Conservation, 2601 Old Highway 2, Belleville. All ages welcome. Sign up today for this free event! Spaces are limited. Register online at quinteconservation.ca

Date: Wednesday, January 18th
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Quinte Conservation, 2061 Old Highway 2, Belleville

Picton United Church Mission and Stewardship Committee

Soup and Sandwich

Join the Picton United Church for a selection of soups, sandwiches, cookies and beverages on Wednesday, January 18th from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at 12 Chapel Street, Picton $8.00 per person. Takeout available. Call 613-476-6050. All welcome. Proceeds go to outreach programs.

Date: Wednesday, January 18th
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Picton United Church, 12 Chapel St., Picton

John M. Parrott Art Gallery

Artist Talk

Stop in at the Parrott Gallery on Thursday, January 19th, 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. to view the current shows. Mark Bartkiw will be present to talk about his creative process and answer questions about his exhibition “Grief Encounters.” This is the first of three artist’s talks during these exhibitions.

Date: Thursday, January 19th
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville

Ontario Trillium Foundation

Seed Grants Information & Support Forum

The Ontario Trillium Foundation is hosting a full day Enhanced Support Session at the Tett Centre, in Kingston, on Thursday, January 19th . The in-person sessions will include general information, tips for writing great grant applications, and group activities. One-on-one coaching sessions will also be offered. Light lunch provided. Registration is required. Information can be found at www.otf.ca or  call1 800 263-2887.   Attendance is free but registration is required: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/kingston-seed-grants-information-support-forum-tickets-30272227046

Date: Thursday, January 19th
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Tett Centre, 370 King Street West, Kingston

Picton Dental Centre

5th Annual Dentistry From the Heart

The Picton Dental Centre will hold their fifth annual dentistry from the heart program on Friday, January 20th, 7 McFarland Drive, Picton, from 7:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Services offered include a choice of one of the following services: restoration, extraction or cleaning. Clients must be 18 years of age or older.  Please bring list of any medications, health concerns. This is a first come, first served offer. Dress appropriately for the weather, blankets are encouraged, as you may be lined up outdoors.

Date: Friday, January 20th
Time: 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., First come first served
Location: 7 McFarland Drive, Picton

Picton Kinsmen Club

Recycling Electronic Waste

Take all of your unused or broken electronic devices to the Picton Kinsman Club’s Electronic Recycling Days Saturday, January 21st and Sunday, January 22nd, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Picton Home Hardware parking lot and help raise funds to serve your community’s needs. Please no hazardous waste!!

Date: Saturday, January 21st & Sunday, January 22nd
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Picton Home Hardware parking lot

The Regent Theatre Foundation

Annual General Meeting

The Regent Theatre Foundation will hold their Annual General Meeting, at The Regent Theatre, 224 Main Street, Picton on Saturday, January 21st at 10:00 a.m.

Date: Saturday, January 21st
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: The Regent Theatre, 224 Main Street, Picton

Ameliasburgh Ward 4 Recreation Committee

Roblin Lake Jamboree & Open Mike

Join the Ameliasburgh Recreation Committee for the inaugural Roblin Lake Jamboree and Open Mike on Saturday, January 21st from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., at the Ameliasburgh Town Hall, 15 Coleman Street in Ameliasburgh. The Jamboree features classic country and rock music. Come out and enjoy the music, or perform. No charge. Refreshments.

Date: Saturday, January 21st
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Ameliasburgh Town Hall, 15 Coleman Street, Ameliasburgh

The Creative Collective

Herbal Home Remedies

Looking for natural ways to treat common ailments? Check your kitchen pantry! Join Herbalist Tamara Segal for a free presentation on the uses of kitchen herbs and foods as remedies. Learn simple techniques for natural home health care. Bring your questions. This free event takes place Sunday, January 22nd from 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Bloomfield Town Hall, 289 Main Street, Bloomfield.

Date: Sunday, January 22nd
Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Bloomfield Town Hall, 289 Main Street, Bloomfield

The Recreational Outreach Centre

Youth Centre Official Opening

The Recreational Outreach Centre is pleased to invite you to their official opening of the Youth Centre on Monday, January 23rd at 5:00 p.m., 299 Main Street, Picton. The Youth Centre is a dedicated, supervised space for all teens in the County to utilize, offering a safe environment that encourages youth success and contributes to a healthier community in Prince Edward County.

Date: Monday, January 23rd
Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: 299 Main Street, Picton

Winter Survival Workshop Group

Intermediate Excel Workshop

The Winter Survival Workshop Group presents an Intermediate Excel Workshop on Tuesday, January 24th at the Picton Town Hall, 2 Ross Street Picton, starting at 12:30 p.m. and finishing up at 3:30 p.m. In this course students will learn everything from entering formulas and common functions efficiently to inserting headers/footers, and printing multi paged documents.  For a full description visit buildanewlife.ca/winter-survival-workshops and to register contact Grace at 613 476 2148 extension 2502.

Date: Tuesday, January 24th
Time: 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Picton Town Hall, 2 Ross Street, Picton

John M. Parrott Art Gallery

Artist Talk

Marlene McCallum will be at the Parrott Gallery, 254 Pinnacle Street, on Thursday, January 26th, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. to talk about her exhibit, “The Unfolding Narrative”. During this talk, Marlene will present actual photogravure prints and artist’s books in a discussion about her thematic evolution and interest in these two formats.

Date: Thursday, January 26th
Time: 6:30 p.m. -8:00 p.m.
Location: 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville

Quinte Conservation

Delhi Park Stormwater Outfall Remediation

Quinte Conservation will hold a public information open house to discuss proposed improvements to the two Delhi Park Stormwater Outfalls on Thursday, January 26th, at the Elks Hall, 21 Elk Street, Picton from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and again from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Information boards will be on display and representatives will be available to answer questions.  For more information contact Christine, Water Resources Manager, Quinte Conservation (613) 968-3434

Date: Thursday, January 26th
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Elks Hall, 21 Elks Street, Picton

South Marysburgh Recreation Board

Milford Winter Carnival

The South Marysburgh Recreation Board brings you the Milford Winter Carnival on Friday January 27th and Saturday, January 28th. Friday night is bingo at the Milford Town Hall  from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.  Saturday morning starting at 8:00 a.m. is the pancake breakfast at Milford Town Hall. Come for the children’s crafts, the food booth with hot dogs, hot chocolate and veggie chilli, wagon rides, games and free family movies.

Date: Friday, January 27th and Saturday, January 28th
Time: Friday – 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Saturday – 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Milford Town Hall, Mount Tabor and Fairgrounds

Prince Edward 4-H Association

4-H Skating Party

Members, volunteers,  their families and friends are invited to join the Prince Edward 4-H Association for their Skating Party, Saturday, January 28th from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the the Picton Arena.  Skate together and register for 2017 clubs. Membership for the year is only $60. Call Jane at 613 476-5470 for information.

Date: Saturday, January 28th
Time: 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location: Picton Arena, 375 Main Street, Picton

SNUGGLES Programme

Stitch-a-thons

Join the SNUGGLES Stitch-a-thons for an afternoon of fun while knitting or crocheting 6″ x 6″ yarn squares to be made into blankets for children in South Africa. Yarn and knitting needles provided or bring your own! Come out the last Monday of every month. The next Stitch-a-thon is on January 30th from 1:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the Picton Library, 208 Main Street, Picton. Light refreshments served. Yarn donations urgently required, (but please no 100% wool or baby yarn).

Date: Monday, January 30th and then the last Monday of every month
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Location: Picton Library, downstairs room, 208 Main Street, Picton

Prince Edward County Field Naturalists

Members’ Night

See citizen science in action on Tuesday, January 31st, starting at 7:00 p.m. at the Bloomfield Town Hall, 289 Main Street! There will be something for everyone — five members of the Prince Edward County Field Naturalists will tell you what they’ve learned about lichens, the night sky, bobolinks, edible weeds, and Sandbanks. Admission is free and everyone’s welcome.

Date: Tuesday, January 31st
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Bloomfield Town Hall, 289 Main Street, Bloomfield

John M. Parrott Gallery

Artist Talk

Join the Parrott Gallery, Belleville, on Thursday, February 2nd at 6:30 p.m. as David Morrish will give an informal presentation addressing the history of the Cabinet of Curiosity and the Wunderkammer with a focus on featured objects, their provenance, and the history of The Lyric Cranium collection.

Date: Thursday, February 2nd
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: 254 Pinnacle Street, Belleville

Wesley Acres Retreat Centre & Campground

Young Adults – Winter Weekend

Young adults ages 18 to 30 are invited to join the Wesley Acres Retreat Centre for their 2nd annual Winter Weekend on Friday, February 10th until Sunday, February 12th. Cost is $75 per person. Please call the office at 613-393-3159 ext 22 or email info@wesleyacres.com to register. Registration deadline is January 27th.

Date: Friday, February 10th – Sunday, February 12th
Time: Friday 6:00 p.m. to Sunday 1:00 p.m.
Location: 1391 Wesley Acres Road, Bloomfield

Lexington & Addington Seniors Outreach Services

Let the Memories Begin Again…with A Bit of Nostalgia

Enjoy an afternoon of song featuring the talented A Bit of Nostalgia, John Malcolm and son Reagan, Saturday, February 18th starting at 2:00 p.m. at the Trinity United Church, 25 Bridge Street East, Napanee. Tickets: Adults $20.00 Under 12 $10.00; For info call L&A SOS at 613-354-6668

Date: Saturday, February 18th
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Trinity United Church, 25 Bridge St. E, Napanee

Prince Edward Community Theatre

Proof

Prince Edward Community Theatre troop presents Proof, a passionate story about the nature of genius and the power of love at the Mount Tabor Playhouse, 2179 County Road 17, Milford, the weekend of February 18th and February 24th at 8:00 p.m. and matinees on Sunday afternoon starting at 2:00 p.m.

Date: February 18th and 19th & February 24th, 25th, and 26th
Time: Fridays & Saturdays 8:00 p.m.; Sunday 2:00 p.m.
Location: Mt. Tabor Playhouse, 2179 County Rd. 17 Milford

Athol Recreation Committee

5th Annual Scrabble Tournament

All skill levels are  welcome at the Athol Recreation Committee’s 5th Annual Scrabble Tournament. The event is aimed at ages 13 years and up. 2 games are guaranteed. Bring a little something for the potluck lunch. Beverages and snacks provided. $5 entry donation welcomed. Please pre-register by calling Susan at 613-476-2554 or email susanwallis@kos.net This is your chance to win the coveted Golden Hoot trophy!

Date: Sunday. February 19th
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: 1685 County Road 10, Cherry Valley

7th Town Historical Society

Public Meeting and Pot Luck Lunch

Everyone is welcome to attend the 7th Town Historical Society ‘s first meeting of 2017 on Saturday, February  25th at noon in the Ameliasburgh Community Hall, 13 Coleman Street.  As Canada’s 150th birthday year begins they are having a pot luck lunch, followed by members and guests sharing stories of their families or historical items for ‘show and tell’. Please bring a dish to pass and your own plates and cutlery.

Date: Saturday, February 25th
Time: 12 noon
Location: Ameliasburgh Community Hall, 13 Coleman Street, Ameliasburgh

Athol Recreation Committee

Saloon Night with Whoa Nellie

Yee Haa! Whoa Nellie is back in the Valley at the Athol Recreation Centre, 1685 County Road, Cherry Valley, for another Saloon Night with their “swing-billy” music starting at 8:00 p.m. to midnight Saturday, February 25th. Free admission, however donations are always welcome. Cash bar and tasty snacks! Cowboy and western attire optional. So dust off your favourite cowboy duds and join the Athol Recreation Committee!

Date: Saturday, February 25th
Time: Doors open 7:30 p.m.; Music starts at 8:00 p.m.
Location: 1685 County Road 10, Cherry Valley

John M. Parrott Art Gallery

Opening Reception

Join the Parrott Art Gallery, Belleville on Saturday, February 25th from 2:00 until 4:00,  in Gallery One for the opening of “Evolving Traditions,” the bi-annual exhibition by the Quinte Fibre Artists. Opening in Gallery Two is “Photography Adventures” with Phil Norton and his invited guests. This exhibit is a multimedia exhibition of photography prints and digital images.

Date: Saturday, February 25th
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: John M. Parrott Gallery, Belleville

Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary

Bridge Marathon

If you are interested in playing in this year’s Prince Edward County Hospital Auxiliary’s Bridge Marathon, please find a partner and call Bev at 613-476-6479 before the end of January. The cost is $20 per person and each pair will play 10 games during April until October. Prizes are awarded at the final luncheon bridge in November. All proceeds go to our Hospital Auxiliary.

Date: April – October

Drop-in Volleyball

Drop in volleyball Thursday nights, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., at Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, in Gym 1, at 41 Barker Street, Picton. Three hours of play for $5. Ages 15 and up welcome. This is a co-ed event. All play levels welcome.

Date: Thursday nights
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Location: PECI, 41 Barker Street, Picton

Food to Share

Cooking Workshops

Food to Share is a grassroots initiative that addresses food insecurity in the County. The group led by Glen Wallis takes food donated by various farmers and private residents and turns it into healthy, fresh food to be distributed through our local County food banks. Interested volunteers please go to foodtohare.ca for more information.

Date: Various dates throughout the year
Time: To be confirmed
Location: Various community kitchens throughout the County

Prince Edward Learning Centre

Career Focus Wage Subsidy

Prince Edward County businesses and non-profits may now register with Prince Edward Learning centre for the federal Career Focus Wage Subsidy program to hire new, young employees. Do you have a vacant position and are willing to hire a person, aged 30 and under, just starting their career? Call today to see how you might qualify for a wage subsidy! 613-476-1811.

 

Baxter Arts Centre

Studio School

Give an inspired gift this Christmas. A hands-on weekend workshop in an artists’ studio, learning to blow glass, paint in a carefree style, print an etched masterpiece, make a fused glass dish, or beaded jewellery. Go to www.baxterstudioschool.com and find an unusual, yet inspiring, creative gift to give that special person. Workshops take place on weekends in Spring 2017.

 

Prince Edward Family Health Team

Walking Program At Prince Edward Collegiate Institute

Walk the hallways of Prince Edward Collegiate Institute this winter. The Prince Edward Family Health Team brings you a Walking Program that runs Monday through to Thursday from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. until the end of April. Choose your night(s), your pace, your time commitment and your route. Make a plan, take a friend and have fun! All are welcome and best of all it’s FREE!

Date: Mondays to Thursdays, Until April 30th
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, 41 Barker Street, Picton

Picton United Church Food Bank

Business as usual

The Picton United Food Bank continues to be open to disperse food items every Friday morning from 9.00AM-12.00 noon. The Food Bank is grateful for donations of non-perishable items. For information on current items in demand or further information, please contact Seona Halsey at 613-476-8516.

Date: every Friday – throughout the year
Time: 9 a.m. to noon
Location: United Church, 12 Chapel Street, Picton

Sophiasburgh Recreation Committee

Cards, Crafts & Conversations

The Sophiasburgh Recreation Committee is pleased to host Cards, Crafts and Conversations each Tuesday afternoon, starting September 22 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Join us at the Demorestville Town Hall for great conversations, good card games and fun working on crafts and projects. Follow the Sophiasburgh Recreation Committee on Facebook for details.

Date: Every Tuesday, starting September 22
Time: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Demorestville Town Hall

Prince Edward County Community Care for Seniors Association

Transportation for Seniors

Seniors can get a ride to the doctor or to get groceries by calling Prince Edward Community Care for Seniors . Carefully screened, caring and capable volunteer drivers help seniors get to appointments locally & to Kingston, Ottawa, Toronto, etc. The volunteer stays with the senior the whole trip. For information call 613-476-7493 or go to communitycareforseniors.org

Date: Any day
Time: Any time
Location: Prince Edward Community Care for Seniors Association, The Armoury, Suite 3A 206 Main St, Picton

Prince Edward County Community Care for Seniors Association

Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels can be delivered to the door of seniors throughout Prince Edward County on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. These services help seniors live at home. Call Prince Edward Community Care at 613-476-7493 for more information or go to communitycareforseniors.org

Date: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
Time: Lunch hour
Location: Throughout Prince Edward County

Federal Member of Parliament, Neil Ellis

Bay of Quinte Riding Office, Picton

Federal member of Parliament Neil Ellis has opened an office at the Edward Building, 280 Main Street, Picton. The office is open each Monday from 9:00 a.m. to  4:00 p.m.. Drop by with your questions and concerns or call ahead for an appointment,  613-476-7901 ext. 207.

Date: Every Monday
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Edward Building, 280 Main Street, Picton

Loyalist Humane Society

Volunteers Needed

The Loyalist Humane Society urgently needs a dedicated team of volunteers who can commit to a consistent shift every week. In a typical 2 to 3 hour shift, you can give a roomful of cats clean water, tidy up their beds, and get to know them. You and some friends can make a big difference in getting them adopted. Call 613 847 3243 for details or visit the centre at 1297 County Road 4, Picton

 

Arts on Main Gallery

Winter Magic

Arts on Main Gallery presents, Winter Magic, featuring ONE X ONE, a show within a show of original 12” x 12” artwork for $100. This eclectic exhibition of 25 County artists opens November 9th and continues until January 30th, 2017.  Open daily 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  The gallery is located at 223 Main Street, Picton. For more information go to artsonmaingallery.

Date: Wednesday, November 9th – Monday, January 30th
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Arts on Main Gallery, 223 Main Street, Picton

Picton United Church Food Bank

Volunteers

The Picton United Church Food Bank is in urgent need of volunteers. Their client needs have been increasing and volunteer numbers decreasing so any help would be greatly appreciated.  Anyone interested in volunteering please call either Ellen at 613 645 2087 or Phyllis at 613 476 7203

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Location: Picton United Church, Chapel Street, Picton