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FRI. MAY. 26

Guelph Little Theatre. May 26-28, June 1-4, 9-10. The Drowsy Chaperone. A neurotic recluse attempts to coax himself out of his blue mood by listening to his favourite record. 519-821-0270 or online for tickets.

May 26-June 4. Century Church Theatre, Hillsburgh. “The Game’s Afoot, or Holmes for the Holidays”, a comedy by Ken Ludwig. Non-stop action and hilarity. Fridays and Saturdays 8pm; Sundays 2:30pm. Box Office: 519-855-4586.

Stroke Recovery Canada - Caregiver's Support, 9:30 to 10:30am, Victoria Park Seniors Centre, Fergus. Meet caregivers and survivors that have walked this path, share valuable tips and tricks about keeping yourself healthy.

Arthur United Church Women Spring Yard/Rummage and Bake Sale, Fri. May 26 - 9am to 8pm, Sat. May 27 - 8am to 12pm. Lots of great "stuff", clothing and homemade baking.

All Saints Community Dinner, 6 to 7pm: Pulled pork, baked beans, coleslaw, veggie, apple crisp and ice cream! Gluten-free available. 81 Main St, Erin. Games night to follow.

Alma Optimist Beef Barbeque - 5 to 7pm, $14/adult, $5/kids, under school age free. Alma Community Centre, come enjoy.

Guelph Musicfest, internationally-renowned Cecilia String Quartet, 7:30pm. Beethoven, Mendelssohn & Katarina Curcin. Guelph Youth Music Centre.Info: guelphmusicfest.ca

Free Fourth Friday Concert: Kennedy 7, 7pm, Guelph Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk St.

SAT. MAY. 27

Headwaters Health Care Centre Friendship Gardens' Perennial Plant Sale in HHCC Kids' Garden, 140 Rolling Hills Dr. Orangeville. 8:30 to 11am. Expert Gardeners on hand for advice. Free parking. Thanks to Scotiabank for their support.

Marsville Lions Community Breakfast. Last Saturday of every month. Marsville Community Centre. Lions serve an all you can eat hearty breakfast. $5/plate. 7:30 to 10am.

UCHS Walk 4 Paws. 10am to 2pm. 5km at Scotsdale Farm,13807 Trafalgar Rd, Georgetown. Walk starts at 11am. Dogs welcome. $25 registration fee/participant. See online for more info.

Takeout Barbeque Chicken Dinner at St. John’s United Church, 28 Queen St. Belwood. 4:30 to 6:30pm. $15. For dinner orders call 519-787-2185 or 519-994-1784. Extra chicken dinners will be available at the church while quantities last.

Guelph-Wellington Master Gardeners Mega Plant Sale. Huge selection of plants (incl. small shrubs, perennials, annual flowers and vegetables.) Rain barrels available. 9am to 2pm, 68 Division St. Guelph.

Eden Mills Arts Festival. Music, art and food. Rain or shine! May 27 to 28, 11am to 5pm.

Neustadt Lions Crab, Steak or Lobsterfest, Neustadt Arena, 4 to 8pm. Crableg dinner - $22, Steak - $21, Lobster- $26. For tickets or info call 519-799-5914.

Charity Yard Sale, 8am, 360 Smith St., Arthur. All proceeds go to New Hope Animal Rescue. Something for everyone. Cancelled if raining.

Cycling the Bridges of Guelph, 1 to 3pm. A cycling tour of Guelph's bridges, ending with a pint and discussion at Royal City Brewery. Meet at Enabling Garden of Riverside Park.

2nd Annual Perennial Plant Sale Fundraiser, Dog park, 930 Glengarry Cres., Fergus, 9am to 2pm, dog accessory swap, dog treats and more.

Erin United Church Alley Sale, 9 to 1pm. Lots of treasurers and bake sale, 115 Main Street, Erin.

Giant Garage, Plant, Bake and Book Sale, St. John’s Anglican Church, 8am to 12pm. In the Parish Hall and On the Green, 112 Guelph St., Rockwood. Across from Saunders’ Bakery.

Plant sale with the Guelph Enabling Garden and the Guelph-Wellington Master Gardeners at Exhibition Arena, 68 Division St., Guelph - 9am. to 2pm.

Belwood Lions Catch and Release Pike. May 27 and 28, Belwood Hall. Prizes for longest pike. For early bird fishing charter draw, register by May 19. Details online. Tickets at Belwood Country Market or 519 787 2383.

Spring Bazaar, 9am to 1pm, Knox Ospringe Church. Plants, baking, vendors, hot lunch and more. Tables $10, 519-362-1613.

Arthur Legion Karaoke, 8:30pm.

Elora Legion Saturday Night Dance, Maple Leaf Hall, 8pm. Tickets $12 at the door. Music by Bill Beattie.

Mapleton Buds and Blooms Plant/Bake Sale, 9am to 12pm. Gourlay's Store, Moorefield. Donations welcome. 519 638 2623.

Draft Horse Clinic, Schomberg Fair, 10am to 3pm, $8. Learn how to prepare and show a Belgian, Percheron or Clydesdale Draft Horse. Don't miss the 6 Horse Hitch Demo at 1:30pm.

SUN. MAY. 28

Food Cycle Ride. Elora Public School, 288 Mill St. E. Registration: 8am. Ride 9:15am. Lunch 11:15 to 1:30. 519-843-4360. See online for more info.

Lions PetValu Guide Dog Walk. Murphy Park, Mount Forest. 1:30 start. 6 dog guides to assist Canadians live a better life. To donate or pledge call 519-509-3491.

Lions PetValu Guide Dog Walk. Kissing Bridge Trail, Arthur St. entrance, Elmira. Registration 8:30am. Walk 9am. Proceeds help fund guide programs. More info call 519-669-0136.

Bridges to the Past: Walking Tour, 1 to 2pm. Susan Ratcliffe will guide a tour with stories of the bridges and the rivers they cross. Meet at Norwich St bridge, Guelph.

Erin Lions Walk for Dog Guides, 12pm, Centre 2000. Dog treats, raffle, and barbeque. Support Canadians with medical or physical disabilities.

Canadian Foodgrains Bank ‘Common Vision’ musical concert at Knox-Calvin Presbyterian Church, 135 Elora St.S., Harriston, 7pm. With all proceeds directed to Canadian Foodgrains Bank.

Register. Donate. Fundraise. Walk to make Cystic Fibrosis history. Fergus FreshCo at 10am. Barbeque lunch to follow. Register at www.cysticfibrosis.ca/walk.

Anniversary Service Celebrating 175 years of ministry in Nassagaweya. St John's Nassagaweya Anglican Church, 10009 Guelph Line Campbellville, 11am. Everyone welcome.

The Hilltop Singers present: Working Man, stories of the work of Jesus in song. 3pm, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Fergus.

Can facts, logic and truth stand up to the lies that shape our world? Genesis Matters Fellowship - 12:30pm, Studio 275 Gordon St., Fergus. All welcome.

Sounds of Support Choir Rehersal for June 17 concert. Rehearsals at Rockwood United Church, May 28, June 4, 2 to 4pm, June 11, 4 to 5:30pm. www.gersp.ca for details.

MON. MAY. 29

Parents of grade 8 students: Centre Wellington District High School Parent Council meeting. Help your child transition to high school, 7pm in the CWDHS library. All are welcome.


LDAWC Family Math Night, 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Bring the family and learn how math can be fun. Brant Avenue Public School, Guelph. Call for info 519-837-2050.

Food trucks every Tuesday night starting May 30 to July 25. A great place to get to know the people in the community, Three Willows United Church.

WED. MAY. 31

Grand Valley and District Horticultural Society: Meeting and Spring Flower Show, 7:30pm, Trinity United Church, Grand Valley. Speaker Willa Wick - "Garden Structures and Companion Planting." Visitors welcome.


Aberfoyle Agricultural Society Chicken Barbeque and Silent Auction, 5 to 7pm. Puslinch Community Centre. 1/2 chicken $15, child under 10yrs $8. Tickets in advance call Don McKay 519-822-2984 or Flo Peer 519-763-9782


Garden Party Celebration, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 149 Frederick St. Arthur. Be our guests to celebrate Canada’s 150th. 5:30 to 7:30pm. Live band, food, fun and kid’s games.

GWSA free Bike Maintenance Clinic & Trail Ride. Clinic 9 to 11am Trial Ride 11 to 12pm Bring a working bike, helmet, water, snack, comfy clothes and shoes.

Year End Euchre Card Party- Brighton Chapter No. 201 O.E.S. 7:30pm, Fergus Masonic Hall. Admission: $4 with penny table and light lunch to follow. No experience necessary, all welcome.

Guelph Musicfest: Festival Trio with violinist Mark Fewer, cellist Paul Pulford, pianist Ken Gee, 7:30pm. All Beethoven. Guelph Youth Music Centre. See online for more info.

Writers Unite, monthly meeting, 7:30pm. Studio Factor building, 24 Wood St, Drayton. All welcome. Glynis 519-638-3215


GWSA +55 United Way Summer Sizzler Dance. Celebrate Seniors' month with the United Way FUNdraiser and DJ Ted Lavoie, 1 to 3:30pm at the Evergreen Senior Community Ctr. Advance tickets $8.

Community Men's Breakfast, 8 to 9am. Ebenezer United, 12274 Guelph Line. Enjoy a great breakfast and meet men in our community. Info: 519-853-4399. Free will offering.

Harriston and District Horticultural Society 16th Annual Garden Festival, 8am to 2pm. Community Centre, 111 George St. S. Harriston. For more info call 519-338-3012.

Lunch and Entertainment with Peter Shaw. Knox Presbyterian Church, Palmerston, 11:30am. Advance tickets only, $15. Call Marion, 519-343-3316 or Helen, 519-343-3805.

Show your national pride at the Guelph Youth Singers' spring finale concert, celebrating the history and unique voice of Canadian music in our Canada 150 Celebration year! 7:30pm

Clifford Community Meals on Wheels Garage Sale, 7am to 7pm. Rotary Pavilion Park. Bake sale, refreshments, bargains for everyone. Rain or shine. Donations gratefully accepted. Sheila and Frank 519-327-3719.

Conestoga Estates Bake and Garage Sale with barbeque, 9 to 3pm, 8773 Concession 9, Wellington North (near Kenilworth)

Piano Concert by Vlad Soloviev ft. music of Beethoven, Liszt, and Bach. St. John’s Anglican Church, Rockwood, 7:30pm. $15 advance tickets or $20 at the door. See online for info.

Breakfast, bake sale and garage sale. St Paul’s Anglican Church, Mount Forest. 9 to 11:30am, $10 per person for breakfast of sausage, peameal bacon, eggs, pancakes, toast, juice, tea and coffee. Takeout available. Everyone welcome.

Flyingbow concert fundraiser, variety of Indigenous, dance, urban and fusion performances, 7:30pm. Royal City Church, Guelph. $10 at door in support of projects by the artists.

Minto Farmers’ Market Season Opening, 9am to 12pm, Palmerston Railway Museum. Live music, yoga in the park, gift basket draw and more. See mintofarmersmarket.ca for details.

16th Annual Harriston Garden Festival - Enjoy a festive day in the park, 8am to 2pm. Local growers, artisans, plants for sale. Harriston Community Centre, 111 George St.

Breakfast with former NHL referee Bruce Hood. St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Hillsburgh, 8:30am. Autographed hockey card, free will offering. Call 519-855-6356 for tickets.

Open House – 2pm to 5pm. Prince Arthur Lodge #334 invites you to join us as we celebrate 300 years of free masonry. 64 Edward St., Arthur. Lodge tours, all welcome.

Station #50 Firefighters Annual Garage Sale, Hillsburgh Community Centre. June 3, 8am to 2pm, June 4, 10am to 2pm. For donations call Shelley 519-855-4407 ext. 254.

Golf/Euchre/Steak Dinner. Golf: Victoria Park Valley, 1pm shotgun. Non golfers 3pm. Dinner 6pm. Euchre/dinner at Duffs Church, Brock Rd. Golf, cart and dinner $90. Euchre and dinner $40. Dinner only $35. Proceeds For Hospice Wellington. Tickets 519-763-1163, 519-763-0309


Cats Anonymous "Paws in the Garden" fundraiser, 12 to 4pm, Italian Canadian Club, Guelph. Tickets: $35/person, incl. buffet lunch. Advance tickets: lawedgewood@hotmail.com.

Fundraiser for Sunrise therapeutic riding, 1 to 4pm. Riding demonstrations, lunch, auctions. Special guests Molly Burke and Tommy Hunter. $50, 519-837-0558 ext 35.

Free guided kids hike - 1pm, Royal Recreation Trail. Refreshments provided end of hike. Details and registration call 519-224-0672.

Salad Supper, Drayton Legion, 5:30pm. 15 Elm St. All welcome.

Sunset Villa Danish Club’s Constitution Day Festival, 10am to 4pm. Real Vikings, food, games, dress-like-a-Viking contest. Adults $5, 12 and under free. 7150 Concession 1, Puslinch.


Erin Blood Donor Clinic at Erin Legion Hall, 2:30 to 7:30pm. The goal is to collect 72 units of blood. To book an appointment, go online or call 1-888-2DONATE (1-888-236-6283).

Wellington County Historical Society AGM, Aboyne Hall. 6:30pm doors open. Business at 7. Photographer, Elske deGroot - Barns: A Disappearing Landscape. Info: Ron, 519-546-3450.

Palmerston Legion Challenge Euchre, 7:30pm. Palmerston Legion Upstairs Hall, $5/person, must bring your partner. Light lunch provided, all welcome.

Erin Community Blood Donor Clinic, 2:30 to 7:30pm, Erin Legion Hall. New donors are needed, help us collect 80 units.

Wellington County Historical Society - AGM at Aboyne Hall, WCMA. 6:30pm doors open for journal pickup. Meeting at 7:00pm. Business and Elske deGroot on Disappearing Barns. More info 519.546.3450.


7:30pm. Arthur Agricultural Society - Downstairs hall, Arthur Community Centre. All welcome.

Minto Retirees Activities Group - Senior Olympics Day, 9am to 4pm. Coffee, fellowship and delicious lunch, $30. Maple Leaf Room, Harriston Legion. For more info call Ross 519-338-3707.

Setting Afloat on a River in Spate - Solo exhibition by artist and glass blower Brad Copping. Elora Centre for the Arts. Opening reception, 7 to 9pm.

The River is Calling: A collective art exhibition of handcrafted, altered, and painted paddles celebrating the waters that run through our community. Opening reception 7 to 9pm, ECFTA.

Beef Supper – Speedvale United Church, $18/adult, $9/kids under 12, preschool free with ticket. 5pm sitting: 519-780-5164, 6:30pm sitting: 519-843-1881, takeout: 519-843-6587.


GWSA and the Silvertones Choir Celebrate Canada 150 Concert, 2pm, Evergreen Seniors Community Centre. Free concert. Please register on eventbrite.ca, donations accepted.

Trinity United Church, Grand Valley - Drive-thru chicken barbeque, 5 to 7pm, $15 advance tickets only, 1/2 chicken, potato salad, roll and dessert. Call 519-928-5675 or 519-928-5627.

June 9/10, Drayton Kinsmen Smoke ‘N Sounds, Drayton Fairgrounds. BBQ teams, truck show, bands, pub night. Proceeds to Ronald McDonald House and Palmerston Hospital.

Guelph Musicfest: Vancouver pianist Robert Silverman performs Beethoven Sonatas & Chopin Four Scherzi, 7:30pm. Guelph Youth Music Centre. Visit guelphmusicfest.ca

Walk In The Park, 7pm, Royal City Park, Guelph. Free barbecue to start. Register at donate.hospicewellington.org. Sponsorship opportunities available by calling 519-836-3921 or see online.

28th Annual Garden Party, St. Teresa of Avila Church, Elmira. Barbeque 5 to 8pm. Fun for young and old, fireworks 9:30pm.


Durham Herb Fair, 9am to 3pm, 185 George St. W., Durham. Homegrown, handmade, all natural products. Free admission, free kids activities. Food available in the Town Hall.

Covered Bridge to Covered Bridge Hike - Join us for our 24 km. hike. Leaving 9am at the Guelph Covered Bridge to take a bus to West Montrose start. Limited seats, call 519-265-3962.

Join us for Everlocal, a new arts and fine crafts event at Everdale Farm, Hillsburgh. 10 local artisans in one location. 5812 6th Line, Hillsburgh 10am to 4pm.

Alma Optimist Country Dance - 8pm to 12am, $12.50, Alma Community Centre. Dance to Tri Country.

Erin Rotary Ribfest, McMillan Park Erin, 12 to 8pm. Kid's activities 12 to 3pm. Join us as we feature local bands and restaurants. Energize Erin - Free entrance.

Test Drive a Ford, 9am to 4pm, Gale Presbyterian Church. For every vehicle test driven, Ford will donate $20 to MennoHomes.

Windjammers Presents Swing Into Spring! A fundraising concert for PAN Missions Canada, 7pm, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Fergus. $20 at door or eventbrite.com.


All invited to remember and honour loved ones lost in a service called Decoration Day. Legion Cenotaph, Belsyde Cemetery. 2pm sharp. Carnations supplied to lay on the graves of loved ones. We will remember them.

Sacred Under the Stars services: June 11, 7pm. July 16, 7pm. Outdoor worship service in back garden of Arkell United Church, Arkell/Watson. 519-821-7623 or see online.

Ebenezer Cemetery Memorial Service, 3pm, Ebenezer United Church. Fellowship and refreshments following the service. Everyone welcome.


Erin Village Quilters - Social evening and pot luck, 6:30pm. All welcome, no experience needed. St Andrews Presbyterian Church, Hillsburgh. Membership $35, Guests $5. Info bonnie.gagnon@sympatico.ca or 519-833-0106.

Monthly meeting, Drayton Mapleton Agricultural Society, 7:30pm, Drayton Agricultural Building, 49 Elm St. All welcome. Info Arlie 519-638-3323.


Royal City Quilters' Guild monthly meeting, 7 to 9pm, 577 Willow Rd, Guelph. This month we have a trunk show by Joni Newman who specializes in stained glass quilts.

Stepping Stone Workshop, 6:30pm. Make/take home. Pre registration required by June 10, More info: 519-822-5289 or gths1922@hotmail.com. Guelph Twp. Hort Soc.

Monthly meeting, Drayton Legion 8pm. 15 Elm Street. New members always welcome.


Euchre. Harriston Legion Branch #296. Starts at 7:30pm. Light lunch provided. $5/person Bring a partner. Call 519-338-2843.

The Grand Quilt Guild will complete another successful year with a social meeting. 7:30pm, Fergus Legion. Guests $8. More info visit www.grandquiltguild.ca

Children's Baseball, June 14 – Aug 16, Orton Community Park. Ages 4-6 at 6:15 to 6:45pm, Ages 7-10 at 6:45 to 7:30pm, Ages 11-14 at 7:30 to 8:30pm. 519-855-4243 for info.


7:30pm: Euchre Games at St. John's Church, 28 Queen St., Belwood. Elevator accessible.

Garden Day in Wellington North. Special events in Mount Forest and Arthur, 11am to 2pm. Educate, promote environmental stewardship and tour local gardens, 519-848-5806.

Guelph Musicfest Finale: Anagnoson & Kinton piano duo plays Beethoven, Schubert, Dvorak & Stravinsky, 7:30pm. Guelph Youth Music Centre. Visit guelphmusicfest.ca

Euchre, Drayton Legion, 7:30pm, 15 Elm Street. All welcome. No experience necessary.


Belwood Lions and Community free 150 Canada celebration at Belwood Hall. Parade at 1pm. Crafts, petting zoo, bouncy castle, live music and more. Grey Tones provide dance music 7 to 9pm.

The Thousand Words Art Auction, 7 to 10pm. Featuring the artwork of over 30 Canadian authors, hosted by the Eden Mills Writers’ Festival. Find out more at emwf.ca/artauction/


Groves Foundation Promo





Sounds Of Support (SOS) music festival featuring local talent. 4 to 9pm, Lloyd Dyer Park, Rockwood. Entry with cash donation. Food and activities for the whole family.

Bake/Yard Sale, 8 to 11am, Mount Forest Fire Hall. Woodland Springs Womens Institute fundraiser.


First annual Dash 4 Dad Walk/Run in support of local prostate cancer research. More info at www.dash4dad.ca.


Elmira and District Horticultural Society Meeting, 7:30pm. Speaker David Maltby "Peonies Then and Now" Trinity United Church, Elmira. Members free; non-members $2, new members welcome!


Strawberry Dinner, Community of Christ, 23 Mill St., Grand Valley. 4:30 to 7pm. $15/Adult, 12 and under $5, preschool free.

Luncheon, Gale Presbyterian Church, 11:30am to 1pm. Cold ham, salads, bread, dessert, beverage, $12.

Mini Flower Show and Workshop, 6:30pm, Enabling Garden. Special 150th Cake, strawberries and ice cream. Entries in 6 to 6:30pm. 519-822-5289. Guelph Twp. Hort Soc., all welcome.


The Fergus Legion General Meeting, 7:30pm. Great opportunity to meet other members and to vote on items raised by your Executive Committee. Please plan to place your vote and learn more about your Legion.


Guelph Legion 85th Anniversary. June 23 - Elimination draw. June 24 - Afternoon family activities and barbeque. Evening anniversary dance. See website for full details.

Elora Legion Maple Leaf Room, 8pm, The Almost Hip Tickets $10 in advance $12 at the door. Info Angie Walser 519-846-9611.


Marsville Lions Community Breakfast. Last Saturday of every month. Marsville Community Centre. Lions serve an all you can eat hearty breakfast. $5/plate. 7:30 to 10am.

Damascus Beef Barbeque, Damascus Community Centre. 5 to 7pm, adults $15, child $6, preschool free. Takeouts available. Call 848-3246 or 848-2206 or 848-3120 for tickets.

Canada's 150 - Morriston Meadows Park, Currie Drive. 12pm potluck lunch. Games/activities. Bring food, plates, utensils, chairs, sports equipment. Kids can decorate bikes and wagons for parade. Morriston/Puslinch facebook.

Breakfast on the Farm, 9am to 12pm. $8/adult, $5/kids 6-12, 5 and under free. Parking in Alma with bus to farm. 519-803-2562.

Strawberry Short Cake Tea, St John’s Anglican Church, 112 Guelph St., Rockwood, 12 to 3pm. Admission $7, 519 856 9211.


Community Seniors Soup and Sandwich Lunch. 12 Noon. Ebenezer United, 12274 Guelph Line. Followed by cards and games. Free will offering. Info: 519-763-7707, or online.


Stroke Recovery Canada - Stroke is Treatable. 9:30am to 10:30am at Victoria park Seniors Centre, Fergus. Learn and meet stroke survivors that have navigated the obstacles when reclaiming their social lives.


Canada Day Victory Carnival, Victory Community Centre 320 King St.E. Mount Forest Free pancake breakfast 8 to 9:30am. Games and bouncy castle 8:30 to 11am. More info www.mfvc.ca

Canada Day Fireworks & Celebration, 6 to 10pm, Crossroads Life Church, Harriston. Evening of fun, food, kids jump houses (until 8:30pm), and fireworks.


Garden Showcase Tour - 8 beautiful gardens. Meet the owners, a master gardener and local artist. Rain or shine, $10 per adult, kids under 12 free, no pets please. More info at guelphhort.org.


Erin Vacation Bible School: July 10 to 14, $10/family. Burn’s Presb. Church, 155 Main St., Erin. Call Pat White, 519-833-2931.

Norm Jary ARC Industries Golf Tournament for Community Living Guelph Wellington. 18 holes, specialty holes, barbeque lunch, cart, dinner, prizes. $150/person. Victoria Park Valley Golf Club, 12:30 shotgun start. Call 226-314-0832.

Free Soccer Bible Camp at Bethel Baptist Church, Fergus. July 10 to 14, 9am to 12pm. Ages 5

to 13 (

entering SK) Registration deadline June 30. Call 519-843-2890 or see online.


7:30pm. Arthur Agricultural Society - Downstairs hall, Arthur Community Centre. All welcome.


"Peru" VBS for children 4 to 11, St Andrew’s Presbyterian, Fergus. July 17–21, 9am to 12pm. Registration through Church office. 519.843.3565.


Guelph Horticultural Society Summer Flower Show - Old Quebec Street Shoppes. For info go to www.guelphhort.org.


Marsville Lions Community Breakfast. Last Saturday of every month. Marsville Community Centre. Lions serve an all you can eat hearty breakfast. $5/plate. 7:30 to 10am.


7:30pm. Arthur Agricultural Society - Downstairs hall, Arthur Community Centre. All welcome.

MON. AUG. 14

Sports Camp for kids 6 to 12, St Andrew’s Presbyterian, Fergus. August 14–18, 9am to 3pm. Coaching in soccer, hockey and basketball. Registration through Church office. 519.843.3565.

FRI. AUG. 25

GWSA +55 Wild West Dance with DJ Ted Lavoie, 1 to 3:30pm, Evergreen Seniors Centre. Advance tickets $8 at the front desk, 519-823-1291.

SAT. AUG. 26

Marsville Lions Community Breakfast. Last Saturday of every month. Marsville Community Centre. Lions serve an all you can eat hearty breakfast. $5/plate. 7:30 to 10am.


7:30pm. Arthur Agricultural Society - Downstairs hall, Arthur Community Centre. All welcome.


5 to 7:30pm. Arthur Fall Fair Roast Beef Dinner. Arthur Community Centre. All welcome. $14/adult, $6/child under 12. Ask about a family rate.


Arthur Fall Fair. 9am to noon - Enter exhibits. 7pm - Parade downtown Arthur. Buildings open 7 to 10pm, Arthur Community Centre.


Arthur Fall Fair. Sport pony show, 4H calf show. chili cookoff, lawn tractor pulls. Buildings open 9am to 6pm. Admission: $5/adult, under 12 free with adult.


Arthur Fall Fair. Western horse show. Buildings open 10:30am to 4pm. Exhibits to be removed 4:30 to 6pm. Admission: $5/adult, under 12 free with adult.


7:30pm. Arthur Agricultural Society - Downstairs hall, Arthur Community Centre. All welcome.


The Mudmoiselle 5k Obstacle Course. Women only, all fitness levels. 10am, Cox Creek Cellars, Guelph. www.mudmoiselle.ca


Guelph Horticultural Society General Meeting and Mini Show, 7:30pm, Dublin Street United Church. Speaker: Marion Jarvie - Beauty of Late Summer and Fall Gardens. New members welcome.


Marsville Lions Community Breakfast. Last Saturday of every month. Marsville Community Centre. Lions serve an all you can eat hearty breakfast. $5/plate. 7:30 to 10am.


7:30pm. Arthur Agricultural Society - Downstairs hall, Arthur Community Centre. All welcome.


Guelph Horticultural Society General Meeting and Mini Show, 7:30pm, Dublin Street United Church. Guest speaker: Rob Howard - Nine Things I learned from Other People's Gardens.

FRI. OCT. 27

GWSA +55 Halloween Howl Dance with DJ Ted Lavoie, 1 to 3:30pm, Evergreen Seniors Centre. Advance tickets $8 at the front desk, 519-823-1291.

SAT. OCT. 28

Marsville Lions Community Breakfast. Last Saturday of every month. Marsville Community Centre. Lions serve an all you can eat hearty breakfast. $5/plate. 7:30 to 10am.


7:30pm. Arthur Agricultural Society - Downstairs hall, Arthur Community Centre. All welcome.

SAT. NOV. 25

Marsville Lions Community Breakfast. Last Saturday of every month. Marsville Community Centre. Lions serve an all you can eat hearty breakfast. $5/plate. 7:30 to 10am.


Guelph Horticultural Society General Meeting/Annual Holiday Penny Table, 7pm, Dublin Street United Church. Guest speaker: Patricia Patrick- Christmas Traditions, New and Old. New members welcome, info at www.guelphhort.org.


7:30pm. Arthur Agricultural Society - Downstairs hall, Arthur Community Centre. All welcome.


GWSA +55 Snowball Dance with DJ Ted Lavoie, 1 to 3:30pm, Evergreen Seniors Centre. Advance tickets $8 at the front desk, 519-823-1291.


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