Daily Events

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

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

Mon: Euchre 7:30 p.m. RCL Barrie

2nd & 4th Monday: 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Simcoe County Embroidery Guild meet September until June at the Simcoe County Museum. 705-726-5820.

3rd Monday of the of month: North Simcoe Sirius Astronomers meets 7:00 pm Huronia Airport People of all ages with an interest in the night sky are invited. Peter Ridout 705-549-0913

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

Every Tues 9 a.m. – Barrie Golden K Kiwanis - group of retired men meets at St. Paul’s Anglican, Mapleview and Yonge St. http://kiwanisbarriegoldenk.ca/

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 am to 8:30 pm Woodcarver Shop at Wye March across from Martyr’s Shrine in dedicated shop with power tools and dust collectors. Feel free to come. 705 424 1999

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.

3rd Tuesday: 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

Tues: 5:30 Newcomer Services English Conversation Circle to improve language skills/meet new people, YMCA Midland 529 2518

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

Every Tuesday 7-9 Circle Jam at the Surf Restaurant Balm Beach All styles of acoustic music welcome Cathryn 416-628-1356

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

Wed: 12:30 Euchre at Wasaga Beach United Church 429-4935

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

Wed: 1- 3 pm at Brian Orser Hall Penetang Seniors shuffle board 549-7611 for info. Register at town hall.

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!

Wed: 7 pm Euchre at Sunnidale Corners Hall!

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.

First Wed. of month: 7 pm Hillsdale Parks and Rec meet in the Community Centre. 835-5240

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

4th Wed: 6:45 pm Monthly meeting of the Georgian Bay Quilting Guild (GBQG) monthly meeting at the Midland Public Library 533 4884 www.gbqg.ca

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

Third Thurs. of each month, 9:30 to 11 am Oct. 18-May 2019 at Hillsdale Presbyterian Church, 6 Mill St. W. Coffee Party: coffee/tea/muffins/tea biscuits & jam. Visitors welcome.

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) Start

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.

Last Thurs - Open Stage at Barrie Library 60 Worsley St. 6:30-7 sign up and entertainment till 8:30 pm This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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

1st Thurs: 7 pm Midland District Camera Club at North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre, Midland, in Askennonia Seniors Club. Guests welcome. Speakers, refreshments. www.midlandcameraclub.com

2nd Thurs: each month Sept. to June 7 pm. Barrie-Thornton Fiddle Club at Thornton Banquet Hall above the arena.  An evening of entertainment, dance, square dance.  All welcome. Lloyd Preston 722-8335 www.barriethorntonfiddleclub.com

2nd Thursday of each month (Sept - June) inclusive 7 - 9 pm Barrie Stamp Club at St Andrews Presbyterian Church, 47 Owen Street, Barrie (side door). Our website is www.barriedistrictstampclub.ca  Bruce Walter 705-735-6009.

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: 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

Fri.: 6 pm - Full course meals RCL Barrie $10 Reservations required, 728-4002

1st Fri of month: 7-8:30 pm “KID ZONE” Elmvale Presbyterian Church, 22 Queen St., E.  Children J.K. to Grade 8 welcome.

Sat: 10-2 pm Farmers Market in Penetang at Le Cle at 63 Main S

2nd Saturday of every month: Jam from 11-1 pm at MCC Harmony Music Cafe 705-527-4420

Last Saturday of the month- 2-4pm The Loop- ‘Sit and Knit’ Social at Midland Public Library 705 526 4216 x 3307

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

Sat: 3 pm Meat Darts. ARMY NAVY/AIR FORCE CLUB, 7 George Street, Barrie 728-8240

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

Every Sunday 10:30 to 11:30 for July & August - Church in the Pines outdoor service Tiny Twp Cawaja Beach & 28 Lefaive Rd. Rev. Grace Adams 705 533 3916

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

Every Sunday:   1-2pm.  Perogies available at the Ukrainian church at Cawaja Beach.  5 Brook Ave., Tiny, Services are usually at 11:30.  Contact:  Rev. Andrija Petresin 905-929-3914    


DAILY EVENTS - All on the website at www.springwaternews.ca with greater information.


Thurs Oct 18 1 pm to 3 pm. The Simcoe County Quilters’ Guild monthly meeting at the Simcoe County Museum, Midhurst. Laurie Moynes from Northcott Fabrics will be presenting what’s new in fabrics for quilting. New members and visitors ($5.00 fee) are welcome.

Oct 18 7:30 A Day in the Life of Ken Dryden at the MCC

Oct 18 7-10 am Small Business Week Business Transactions North Simcoe Community Futures Development Corporation

Oct 18 Jill Barber www.petersplayers.com

Oct 20: 6 pm $10 Lasagna Supper & Silent Auction at the All Saints Anglican Church Hall 1 Peel St. Penetanguishene 549-2223 or 549 8708 Proceeds to our church ministries


  1. Patrick's CWL  •  Fall Bazaar & Market

Our Lady Of Lourdes Church Hall

106 Yonge St. N. Elmvale 

Saturday October 20, 2018  •  11:30 - 1:30

Quilt Draws •  Lunch Available  •  Craft Tables

Home Baking and more


Oct 20th Jammin at the Legion Hosted by Clarence Cole 2-? www.coldwaterlegion.com 705 686 3388 branch This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sun Oct 21 11 am. Come and celebrate 145 years of worshipping at Grenfel United Church on  All former members and adherents are welcome to reunite with old friends and neighbours.  Lunch will be provided after the service for further fellowship.

Oct 21  9.30 a.m. Ebenezer United Church will be celebrating their 132nd Anniversary with Guest speaker Chaplain Gregory Armstrong, Guest music Bob Dutton. - lunch to follow. All Welcome, come and bring a friend to help us celebrate

Oct 22 7:30 OMHS Oro-Medonte Community Centre, #71 Line 4 N & Hwy 11 Annual General Meeting & Awards Night Bart Nagel, “Bulbs of Fire.”   He will offer tips and tricks for growing and drying garlic.

Oct 25: 6-8 pm Educational Development Charges - Consideration of a By-Law for both boards at the SMCDSB Education Centre 40 Alliance Blvd Barrie

Sat. Oct 27. Two sittings: 5:00 p.m. or 6:45 p.m Midhurst United Church, 91 Doran Rd, Midhurst - Fall Beef Dinner, . A delicious roast beef dinner with all the trimmings and all the homemade pie you can eat! For tickets, please call 705 734 3674

Oct 26 Poppy Campaign Kickoff www.coldwaterlegion.com 705 686 3388 branch This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Oct 26: 8  pm Paul James a Halloween Rock & Roll Party at the MCC 705 527 4420

Oct 27 - 1:30 at Thornton Meeting Room. Essa Historical Society monthly meeting Speaker will be Pat Guinn on Mosiac Art of the Canadian Flag Guests are welcome. 705-458-9971 


Please come and join us to celebrate

SURPRISE 80th Birthday

Ewart “BUCK” Ball

Saturday October 27, 2018

Elmvale Lions Hall

1:00 - 4:00 PM

Everyone Welcome

Best Wishes Only


Oct 27: 8 pm Midland Cultural Centre presents Survivorman - Les Stroud www.midlandculturalcentre.com  or at the MCC Box Office at (705) 527-4420


Harvest Bazaar and Luncheon

Unity United Church

4967 Vasey Road at the 4th Line North

Saturday, October 27 from 11-1:30 p.m.

Bake Table, produce, preserves and much more.

Luncheon is $8.00 for adults and children

12 and under $5.00


Oct 27 Halloween Party with Outlaw Sons 7-11. www.coldwaterlegion.com 705 686 3388 branch This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Oct 28 6 pm-9:30 pm Lady’s Night Magical moments - an evening of magic, mystery & beauty at Cellarman’s Alehouse 377 King St. Midland 705 5263567 www.wearethevillagers.com

Oct 29: 7:15 What’s New in Diabetes at the North Simcoe Sports 7 Recreation Centre. Free Refreshments provided.

Nov 1: 7:30 Ted Barris on his book Dam Busters at the MCC

Nov 2: 8 pm Tommy Youngsteen at the MCC 705 527 4420

Nov 2,3 & 4 24th Annual Barrie Molson Centre Christmas Arts & Craft Show.

Nov 3, 10, 17, 24th 9:30 to 12:30 Victorian Kids Club 6-12 at the Simcoe County Museum - Learn what life was like for people living in Victorian times thru cooking, crafts and games. museum.simco.ca or 705 728 3721

Nov 3 11 am Sharon & Bram Final Farewell Tour at the MCC


TURKEY.  DINNER  •  Grenfel United Church

Corner Sunnidale Road West and Grenfel Road

Sat. Nov 3  •  430 - 7 pm

Adults $15.00. Children 6-10 $8.00


Nov 3 High South www.petersplayers.com

Sat, Nov 3 2 pm Simcoe County Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society meet at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 

79 Ferris Lane, Barrie, The Speaker will be Joanna McEwen on  “Stained Glass in Local Churches” https://simcoe.ogs.on.ca/

1-855-697-6687  X 328    All are Welcome

Nov 3rd Sharon and Bram 2 pm Midland Cultural Centre 705 527 4420

Nov 3 Coldwater Legion Veterans Dinner Cocktails at 5 Dinner at 6.  After dinner dance to the sounds of the Georgian Sound Big Band at 8pm.

Sat. Nov. 3 Turkey Dinner at Grenfel United Church.  Serving 430 till 7.  Turkey with all the trimmings and lots of homemade pies.  705-790-4376

Nov. 3-Jan. 31, 2019 *OPG Winter Festival of Lights: www.wfol.com

Sun Nov 4, 10 AM Please join Unity United Church 4967 Vasey Road at the 4th Line North in Oro-Medonte as we celebrate our 10th Anniversary Guest speaker is Rev. Bev Irwin Refreshments following the service

Sun Nov 4 7:00 P M Ontario Presbyterian Chorus Performing at St Paul’s United Church King Midland

Nov 4 8 pm Tim Reynolds and TR# www.petersplayers.com

Nov 7, 12-1 P.M.Spuds for Sistema - A Sistema Huronia Music Academy Fund Raiser North Simcoe Sports & Recreation Centre - 527 Len Self Blvd., Midland  John Vella 705-937-0611 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Nov 10 Coldwater Legion Meatroll 3:00 Come out and try and win your dinner for $1.00


Our Lady of Lourdes CWL

Christmas Bazaar, Bake Sale & Luncheon

Our Lady of Lourdes Church Hall • Elmvale

Sat Nov 10, 2018 • 11:30 AM TO 1:30 PM

Ticket Draw 1 pm

Everyone Welcome


Nov 11. Coldwater Legion Remembrance Day Clubroom Entertainment Stir it Up from 2-6.

Nov 11: 7 pm Pavlo at the MCC 705-527-4420

Wed Nov 14 Blood Donor Clinic at the Collingwood Legion 2-7 pm

Nov 17 Coldwater Legion Jammin at the Legion with Clarence Cole 2-?

Nov 17: 2 pm The Last Waltz www.petersplayers.com

Nov 22 8 pm The Jerry Cans at the MCC 705-527-4420

Nov.  22-Dec.  8,  First Light:  www.saintemarieamongthehurons.on.ca

Nov 24, “Taste of Christmas” Bazaar 10 -3 PM hosted by St Paul’s Anglican Church, 5 Noraline Ave, Midhurst. Start your Christmas shopping and enjoy a Taste of Christmas

Nov 24 11-2 pm Tea. Bake & Craft Sale with a light lunch at Wasaga Beach United Churcu380 Zoo Park Rd.

Thursday Nov 29th 1 pm – 3 pm The Simcoe County Quilters’ Guild will hold their monthly meeting at the Simcoe County Museum, Midhurst. This will be the annual Christmas tea. Barb Richardson from the Seniors Wish Foundation will be our speaker. New members and visitors ($5.00 fee) are welcome.

Nov 30 Fri Blood Donor Clinic in Stayner at the Clearview Community Church 3:30- 6:30

Dec 1 9-12 Blood Donor Clinic at the Elmvale Community Hall

Dec 1 Coldwater Legion Clubroom Entertainment Len Murphy 2-6

Dec 3 7:30 OMHS Oro-Medonte Community Centre, #71 Line 4 N & Hwy 11 Youth Christmas Show Photo Competition Results Kevin VanAndel, “That’s a wrap: Gardening in December!”  With more than 10 years experience as a Master Gardener, Kevin will share his expertise in preparing your gardens for the upcoming year.

Dec 7 2 pm at the Wasaga Beach United Church 380 Zoo Park Road Choir Christmas Concert & Carol Sing

Dec 11 7:30 pm The Barra MacNeils - An East Coast Christmas at Georgian College $59 705 739 4228

Dec 15: Tommy Youngsteen  petersplayers.com

Dec 31 9 pm to 12:30 am KC Roberts & the Live Revolution www.petersplayers.com

Jan 17-19, 2019 Wine and Food Show: www.westernfairdistrict.com

Feb. 2-3, 2019 Barrie Winterfest:   www.barrie.ca/winterfest

Feb 9: Morgan James www.petersplayers.com

Feb 24-31 Johnny Winter Jamaica “Winterfest” www.petersplayers.com

Mar 2 9-12 Blood Donor Clinic at the Elmvale Community Hall

Mar 10, St Paul’s Anglican Church, 5 Noraline Avenue, Midhurst will be presenting a Ukrainian Easter Egg Workshop on Saturday March 10  from 1-5 PM, cost $20, Creative and fun for ages 12 through adult.  Call Colleen 705 812 0116