October 02, 2014

Tour Vankleek Hill

  • Place : meet at Pottery Lane, HWY 34, Vankleek Hill
  • Time : 09:30
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Tour Vankleek Hill Maximum: 10 Date: Thursday, Oct 2 Time: 9:30 am – 2:30 pm Cost: $10 Leader: Lynda Heinsma Location: meet at Pottery Lane, Hwy 34, South of Vankleek Hill Join Lynda for a walking tour of this beautiful, vibrant village. You will enjoy historic spots of interest, shopping at unique boutiques and lunch at the Trillium Tea Room. (lunch at your cost). Vankleek Hill awaits your visit.
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Threads of Friendship

  • Place : Long Sault library
  • Time : 13:00
  • Details : Come and join us at the Long Sault library every 1st and 3rd Thursday to discover the wonderful world of needlecrafts and share your knowledge.

SCOUT DE CORNWALL

  • Place : Notre Dame School
  • Time : 18:30
  • Details : Registration night on Oct. 2, from 6:30pm to 8pm at Notre Dame School, 420 - 15th St West. We are also looking for adults to volunteer during the meetings. Should you have any questions, please call 613-938-2399 or scoutdecornwall.ca

October 04, 2014

ST. COLUMBAN’S CWL FALL GARAGE & BAKE SALE

  • Place : St. Columban’s School
  • Time : 08:00
  • Details : Saturday October 4. 8am-noon at St. Columban’s School, 323 Augustus.

All knotted up!

  • Place : Long Sault public library
  • Time : 10:30
  • Details : Join us at the Long Sault library every Saturdays in October to make your own blanket. This program is for children ages 10 and up. Please register by calling the branch at 613-534-2605.

MP GUY LAUZON PASSPORT CLINICS

  • Place : NDDHS Gymnasium, Chesterville
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details : Saturday, Oct. 4 in Gymnasium, Rothwell Osnabruck School, Ingleside and Saturday, Oct. 25 NDDHS Gymnasium, Chesterville 10am-12:30pm. **Before attending the Clinic, please visit www.guylauzon.ca or call 1-888-805-2513 for full information and requirements **

The Legends of Country Music - Memories of the Grand Ole Opry

  • Place : Aultsville Theatre
  • Time : 08:00
  • Contact : Aultsville Theatre
  • Details : The Legends of Country Music recreates some of Opryland’s finest moments with hilarious comedy, incredible vocal performances as well as stunning impersonations of some of the biggest stars to ever grace the Opryland stage including Patsy Cline, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers, Johnny Cash & June Carter, Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn, Minnie Pearl and many more… Also featuring the knee-slapping comedy of country comedienne Bobby-Joe Clampett. Tickets $30.00 Aultsville Theatre Cornwall www.admissions.com box office 613-938-9400

Make It! Handmade Craft Show

  • Place : Centre Charles Emile Claude, 147 Chevrier Street, Cornwall, ON
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : makeithandmade@hotmail.com
  • Details : This is our second show in Cornwall. We were asked by several vendors and visitors to put on a Fall show, so here it is. We have, once again, an amazing lineup of vendors. This is the perfect time to support local artist and artisans and pick up some wonderful gifts for family and friends that are truly unique and original. Make It! Handmade Craft Show (copyright 2014, All Rights Reserved) is about supporting all things handmade and bringing together a community that fosters the D.I.Y. culture. There will be 50 FREE SWAG BAGS for the first 50 shoppers. We will have an amazing Canteen on site by a wonderful home cook. See you all there!!
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OutGROW OutPLAY Children's Consignment Sale

  • Place : Cornwall Civic Complex
  • Time : 08:30
  • Contact : Cora - Franchise Owner
  • Details : First semi-annual Cornwall OutGROW OutPLAY Chilren's Consignment Sale event will be taking place October 4 & 5 at the Cornwall Civic Complex.. Saturday, Oct 4 from 8:30am to 3pm and Half-Price Sale Sunday, October 5 10am to 1pm, most items will be 50% off. Shop & Save 50% to 90% off retail on EVERYTHING your children need for the fall/winter season. Become a consignor to Sell & Earn 65% to 80% of what your items sell for! All consignors & volunteers shop the Pre-Sale on Friday, October 3. Anyone can volunteer. Also, accepting businesses who would like to be vendors at the event, and showcase thier wares to local families. OutGROW OutPLAY helps families make and save money.
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October 05, 2014

CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS FUND

  • Place : Royal Canadian Legion
  • Time : 16:30
  • Details : 6th Annual Harvest Fundraiser Dinner. Roast Turkey Dinner with the trimmings. $15 p.p. October 5, 2014, 4:30-6:30pm at the Royal Canadian Legion. (Sponsored by Service Club Council)

Pet Blessing

  • Place : 105 Second Street West, Cornwall ON
  • Time : 16:00
  • Contact : Stephen
  • Details : Trinity Anglican Church, 105 Second Street West is having its annual Pet Blessing Service Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 4 p.m. You are invited to bring your pet for a blessing. Please bring all pets on leashes or if you prefer a carrier. Instructions: (bring pet food as donation towards OSPCA) For more information please contact Stephen in the church office (613) 933-3991

Kilted Trail Run

  • Place : Lakeshore Road Alexandria
  • Time : 09:00
  • Contact : Louise Quenneville 613-525-2222 Rebecca Mckay 613-330-4408
  • Details : Hôpital Glengarry Memorial Hospital (HGMH) and Friends of Glengarry Trails host the Kilted Trail Run. Run proceeds will go to the HGMH Cardiac Monitoring System and Glengarry Trails, trail maintenance and development. Advance Registration: $30.00 Family rate: $60.00 Children under 12 free must be accompanied by parent Race Day Registration: $35.00 7 KM Run 9:00 A.M. 4 KM Run 9:00 A.M. 4 KM Walk 9:10 A.M. Trail features: Boardwalk, mature hardwood forest, cedar forest, unique marsh ecosystem. For registration and further details go to www.glengarrytrails.com
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October 08, 2014

Chocolate and Bananas: Nutritious and Delicious!

  • Place : 212 Main St. North, Alexandria
  • Time : 18:30
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Chocolate and Bananas: Nutritious and Delicious! Maximum: 15 Date: Wednesday, Oct 8 Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Cost: $10 Supply Fee: $5 Leader: Linda Sauvé Location: Glengarry Encore Center For once, let's skip the spinach and quinoa and concentrate on what our taste buds really crave! Linda Sauvé, local actor and author of “Chocolate and Banana the sexiest of classics”, will demonstrate how bananas and chocolate are a welcome addition to our diet as well as mouth-watering delights. We will all go home with something decadently delicious. Isn’t it wonderful when scrumptious food actually benefits our health?
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October 14, 2014

Spoon Music

  • Place : 212 Main St. North, Alexandria
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Spoon Music Date: Tuesday, Oct 14 Time: 10 am – 12 pm Cost: $10 Leader: Sue Cuillerier Location: Glengarry Encore Center Sue, an employee of Maxville Manor, has delighted audiences with her tap dancing and mastery of the spoons. Join her for a fun filled morning of rhythm and music. Sue will share her techniques on the spoons so that you can join in the fun today as well as at your next party. Please bring a pair of Tablespoons and a face cloth.
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October 15, 2014

Ashley Sorts it Out

  • Place : 212 Main St. North, Alexandria
  • Time : 13:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Ashley Sorts it Out Date: Wednesday, Oct 15 Time: 1 pm – 3 pm Cost: $10 Leader: Ashley Lapierre Location: Glengarry Encore Center Everyone is talking about simplifying, organizing and downsizing. Now is the best time to do it! Ashley will help you cope with the often-overwhelming task of downsizing and de-cluttering your life. Are you ready to take the stress out of your life?
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October 17, 2014

Total Recovery

  • Place : 212 Main St. North, Alexandria
  • Time : 13:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Total Recovery Date: Friday, Oct 17 Time: 1 pm – 3 pm Cost: $10 Leader: Bob LeBoeuf Location: Glengarry Encore Center Bob LeBoeuf has been a student of metaphysics and alternative health care for almost 40 years. His focus will be the latest breakthrough in the treatment of chronic disease, both physical and emotional. Learn how you can be free of chronic pain, depression and many other ailments.
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October 20, 2014

Microsoft Word

  • Place : 212 Main St. North, Alexandria
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Microsoft Word 2 sessions Date: Monday, October 20 & 27 Time: 10am– 12pm Cost: $15 Photocopying: $5 Leader: Tony Chenel Location: Glengarry Encore Center WORD is an excellent program for users in business administration, or for Mom who likes to save her recipes. Anyone can benefit from the advantages of Microsoft Word.
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Swedish Weaving

  • Place : Sue's Quilting Studio, 22 Main St. East, Vankleek Hill
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Swedish Weaving Maximum: 8 Date: Monday, Oct 20 Time: 10 am – 3 pm Cost: $10 Supply cost: $35 Leader: Sue Wilson Location: Sue’s Quilting Studio, 22 Main St. E. Vankleek Hill Want to keep your hands busy and make something beautiful for yourself or as a gift? Sue will guide you step by step to weave a beautiful table runner. Swedish Weaving is a very addictive craft, that once tried, cannot be stopped! Please bring a lunch or you can take time out to eat at one of the lovely restaurants in the area.
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October 21, 2014

Glengarry County Archives

  • Place : 212 Main St. North, Alexandria
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Glengarry County Archives Date: Tuesday, October 21 Time: 10am– 12pm Cost: $10 Leader: Allan J. MacDonald Location: Glengarry Encore Center County Archivist, Allan J. MacDonald, will explain how the Glengarry County Archives can help you do genealogical research and learn more about local history. He will show you what is in the Archives, and what can be donated. Held in the GDHS building in Alexandria, our Glengarry County Archives are a community treasure, now the largest archives in Eastern Ontario. Some records date as far back as the late 1700's!
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October 23, 2014

Cooking for Healthy Eating 101

  • Place : The Quirky Carrot, 1 Main St. South, Alexandria
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Cooking for Healthy Eating 101 Maximum: 10 Date: Thursday, October 23 Time: 7 pm– 9pm Cost: $10 Supply Fee: $25 Leader: Julia Graham Location: the Quirky Carrot, 1 Main St. S. Alexandria It’s time for a food makeover with your eating habits! Preparing and eating healthy foods is faster and easier than you think. Join Chef Julia for a fun filled cooking class where you will make quick and simple recipes using natural foods. It is very important to your well-being to give the best fuel to your body.
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October 28, 2014

Leather: Rose and Vase

  • Place : 212 Main St. North, Alexandria
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Leather: Rose and Vase Maximum: 6 3 Sessions Date: Tuesdays, Oct. 28 Nov. 4 & 11 Time: 10 am – 12 pm Cost: $25 Supply Fee: $35 Leader: Lynn Macnab Location: Glengarry Encore Center Let your imagination take flight and join Lynn as she provides direction on how to carve or stamp (or a combination of both) your design onto a leather vase. This vase then becomes the perfect vessel for the accompanying leather rose you create. At the end of the 3-week session, you will have a unique 'floral' accent piece for any room in the home - no "green thumb" required.
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October 31, 2014

Scottish Ghost Stories

  • Place : 212 Main St. North, Alexandria
  • Time : 13:00
  • Contact : 613-525-1008
  • Details : Scottish Ghost Stories Date: Friday, Oct. 31 Time: 1pm – 3pm Cost: $10 Leader: Lesley Orr Location: Glengarry Encore Center Deep glens and towering bens, impenetrable mists and desolate moors: there is something about Scotland that makes it seem perfectly natural to see ghosts and fairies, hear sounds that have no rational explanation, observe other worldly phenomena, and feel the presence of the supernatural. Lesley Orr, retired professor of English, will provide us with a few examples of ghostly occurrences and strange tales, drawn from literature and personal experience.
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