St. Thomas Anglican Church, # 1256 Highway 518, Orrville invites you to the annual Bake Sale & Gently Used Treasures Sale on Saturday, Aug. 4 from 8 a.m. to 12 Noon.
For those long time Orrville residents, please note that Cliff Janes (who operated the Orrville General Store for many years) passed away on July 17. Sympathy is extended to his wife Barb.
Make sure you come out this Saturday, August 4 for the 2nd Annual Seguin Pioneer UC (Orrville) Pancake Breakfast at the Orrville Community Centre. Starting time is 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. There will be buttermilk and blueberry pancakes, fresh fruit, tea, and coffee. Adults are $8, children aged 4 to 12 - $3, and toddlers eat for free.
Also this Saturday, Aug. 4 is the Classic Car & Antique Boat Show at the Rosseau Waterfront.
There will be food, music, trophies and displays as well as cruises of Lake Rosseau on the “Peerless II” at 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. Admission to this event is by donation and there will be a shuttle bus from the village down to the waterfront. For car registration call Tony at705-732-1622 or email@example.com For Boat Registration contact Mike at 705-732-1103. Event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Visit the website at www.rosseauclassiccruise.com. Everyone is welcome!
Next movie night at the Rosseau Memorial Hall is on Monday, Aug. 6 with The Lucky On. Movie starts at 7 p.m. and cost is only $5 a person or $2.50 with your Seguin Library card or your Lake Rosseau North Association membership card. Everyone welcome. Coming up on Monday, Aug. 13 is the movie Goon.
In spite of the weather being so hot, Fall Fair time is right around the corner! The first Fair in our area will be the Dunchurch Fall Fair Friday & Saturday, August 17 and 18, Be sure to check it out! Then the 137th Rosseau Fall Fair comes upon Saturday, Aug. 25.
Lots of family fun for everyone, so make sure you catch the parade and then join in all the activities at the fairgrounds and field house.
The Foley Fall Fair and Horse Show will be coming up on August 31 and September 1. Friday night entertainment in the bandshell is Muskoka Roads. Horse show starts at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Mutt show at 11 a.m. and horseshoes also start at 11 a.m. Tractor pull starts at 2 p.m.
This year a new kids play area will be available for the little ones in the old bingo hall area. Midway, food, concessions, Abe the Clown, lots to see and do for the whole family. Check the website at www.foleyagriculturalsociety.ca and we’ll see you at the fair!
The Friends of Humphrey Library annual Book, Bake and Garage Sale is coming up on Saturday, Aug. 18 If you have any gently used donations for the garage sale, please call the library at 705-732-4526 regarding your items.
Sale starts at 8 a.m. and runs until 2 p.m. New books on the shelves this week include: at Christie – BackFire by Catherine & Roy Coulter, Close your Eyes by Iris Johansen, Creole Belle by James Lee Burke, Fireproof by Alex Kava, Judgement Call J.A. Jance, Risk Agent by Ridley Pearson and Wicked Business by Janet Evanovich.
At Foley – Afraid to Die by Lisa Jackson, Gone Missing by Linda Castillo, Fireproof by Alex Kava, Creole Belle by James Lee Burke, Night Watch by Linda Fairstein, Criminal by Karin Slaughter, Close your Eyes by Iris Johansen and BackFire by Catherine & Roy Coulter.
At Humphrey – Night Watch by Linda Fairstein, Criminal by Karin Slaughter, Close your Eyes by Iris Johansen, BackFire by Catherine & Roy Coulter, Judgment Call by J.A. Jance, Where we Belong by Emily Giffin, Friends Forever by Danielle Steel, Afraid to Die by Lisa Jackson, and Wicked Business by Linda Castillo.
At Rosseau – Friends Forever by Danielle Steel, Judgment Call by J.A. Jance, Close Your Eyes by Iris Johansen and Wicked Business by Janet Evanovich.
Make sure you check the library web site for all events and programs at www.seguinpubliclibraries.ca.
Christie - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday – 12 to 5 p.m., Thursday 12 to 8 p.m. & Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Foley – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 12 to 5 p.m., Tuesday 12 to 8 p.m. & Sat. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Humphrey – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday – 12 to 5 p.m., Wednesday 12 to 8 p.m. & Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Rosseau – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 12 – 5 p.m., Tuesday 12 – 7 p.m. and Saturday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Get well wishes to all those sick or in hospital. Special “feel better” wishes to our good friend Danny Shoebottom!
Any news, please call 705-378-2973 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org