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

Mon 1-2:30 pm Midland Library Better Days Addiction Support Group with Chigamik Community Health Centre provides a non-judgmental space and explores strategies to assist individuals reduce or quit using alcohol and/or substances. Simply drop-in! 526-4216 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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

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

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 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.

Tues. 1:30-3:30 & 6:30-9:00 pm Adult Pickleball - $10 Homer Barrett Park, Elmvale Equipment provided For info contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

3rd Tues: 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

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

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

Last Tuesday of the month 10-11 am The Von Smart Healthy Aging Education Series. Come Join us, it’s free.

Oct 29 Ways to stay safe and independent. - 

Nov 26 Health and Community Considerations, -

Dec 17 Sleep -

Jan 28 Keeping a healthy brain, and

February 25th Paying attention to Keep Safe

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

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

Wed: 1 pm Royal Canadian Legion Elmvale District 262 Legion Seniors (55+). Table Shuffleboard and social.

First & Third 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!

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.

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

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

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)

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.

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

3rd Thurs 5:15  Elmvale BIA meet in Elmvale Library

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 June 14 to Sept 27 9 am - 2 pm Springwater Elmvale Farmers Market at the Community Hall.

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

Every Sat during summer 1-4 pm - Music in the Elmvale Gateway park except July 20

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

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

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


DAILY EVENTS - All on the website at

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Oct 28, 29 and 30 6-8:30 pm An Evening of Halloween at the Simcoe COunty Museum for all ages Scary Scary Scary

Nov 2 Cannabis Trade Fest Show Best Western Hotel Mariposa Conference Room Orillia

Nov 2 2 pm Simcoe County Branch - Ontario Ancestors - Ontario Genealogical Society  at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 79 Ferris Lane, Barrie. Speaker: Kathleen Bacher Topic: Researching German Records   https://simcoe.ogs.on.ca/

Nov 2 - Cocktails at 5 Dinner at 6 Coldwater Legion Vets Dinner Music by the Georgian Sound Big Band.  Tickets $20.

Nov 2 6:30 pm Hockey games between the 1994, 2014 and 2020 Bantam teams - Fundraiser and prizes.

Mon, Nov 4 1 pm -  Don’t miss “Victorian Beaded Christmas Ornament Cover” on glass ball with instructor Betsy Waterson. Learn this easy netting technique using classic red and gold seed beads. Join SCACA at the Simcoe County Museum. Register early at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 705-835-5795.

Nov 3.  12:00 Coldwater Legion 8 Ball Tournament Registration Cost $5.00

Nov 4 Frauds and Scams Workshop at the Boathouse Eatery in Midland noon to 1:30 pm Call 705 526 7883 to register

Sat Nov 9 - 9-12 noon Donate blood at the WB RecPlex

Nov 9.  3-5 Coldwater Legion Fundraising Meatroll.  Come out and have a chance to win your dinner for $1.00

Sat, Nov 9 Remembrance Day Dinner at Elmvale Legion Meet & Greet 1700 Dinner 1800 - Sign up at the bar or call 322 1042 Guest speaker Maj. Chris Belgum

Sat Nov 9, 10 am to 4 pm North Simcoe Sports & Recreation Centre: The Ontario SPCA, Midland & District Animal Centre, presents their annual Christmas gift and craft show featuring over 20 outstanding artisans. $6 at the door. Website: https://ontariospca.ca/midland/

Monday Nov 11 Remembrance Day Parade - Assemble at Legion - 1015 hrs

Nov 11- from 2 to 6 Coldwater Legion Remembrance Day at the Legion.  Parade and Service at 11am.  Entertainment and Food in the Clubroom with music by Stir it Up.  Everybody Welcome

Nov 12 - 10-noon Barrie Women’s Connection MORNING COFFEE with music by the Paraguinns and speaker Brenda Wood ‘The Healing Power of Laughter!’ at Bethal Community Church 128 St. Vincent St. Barrie 705 735 0926

Nov 12th At 1:00 pm St Paul’s United Church on King St in Midland will be hosting the Author of the book “First In Last Out” The RCAF Women’s Division and Nursing Sisters in World War 11 Glad Bryce. Bring a friend. Afternoon of fellowship Light refreshments. Sharon Foster 705 526 7181

Nov 13 Sweet Pea Boutique Paint Party 6:30 – 8:30 PM, hosted by St Paul’s Anglican Church, 5 Noraline Avenue, Midhurst Christmas Project includes all supplies  Registration in advance, Sharon, 705 726 0696. Find your hidden talent!

Thurs Nov 14 at 7 pm. Poles Apart: Jim Coey, an eminent birder and naturalist, is doing a presentation at Midhurst United Church, 91 Doran Rd, Midhurst,. Topic is “Poles Apart” contrasting the environmental differences of the 2 poles.  Jim is a retired educator, owner of Flora and Fauna field tours, senior naturalist with Quest Nature tours and on the Board of Nature Barrie. Free will offering and/or donation to Elmvale Food bank.

Nov 15/16 The Last Waltz www.petersplayers.com

Nov 16 9 to noon Save-A-Life CPR Certification at Elmvale Community Hall Free 705 735 6901

Nov 20-22 Theatre Collingwood Soul Sisters

Nov 23 8 am to whenever - Edgar Community Hall Crop til you drop scrapbooking. Please register 705 739 7579 Fundraiser to save the One Room Schoolhouse.

Sat, Nov 23rd. Doors Open 11 a.m.  until 2 p.m. CHRISTMAS AROUND OUR TOWN  Fall Tea, Craft and Bake Sale Wasaga Beach United Church 380 Zoo Park Rd. Tearoom Lunch $9 p.p. Baked goods table, creative crafts, Grace’s Fashions Boutique, and much more.

Nov 23 “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 23rd and 24th, from 10am to 4pm. The 2019 Midhurst Arts and Crafts Home Tour will take place  In operation for over 30 years, the Midhurst Arts and Crafts Home Tour is a long standing tradition for anyone living in Simcoe County. This self-guided tour is ever evolving with lots of local talent and friendly faces. It’s a slower pace than your standard craft show and you can get to know the Artists and take your time wandering through the village while taking in all the incredible finds! www.midhurstartsandcrafts.com

Nov 24 2-4 pm at Collingwood Library 55 St. Marie St. All welcome to a talk about Life’s Adversity - our Greatest Teacher

Nov 27, 6:00 pm EDGE Elmvale Legion, 7 John St., Elmvale Annual Meeting, Election of Officers & Dinner (705) 322-5317 www.gardenontario.org

Nov 29 - Elmvale’s tree lighting

Nov 30 - 9:30 am to 1:30 pm. Simcoe Terrace Christmas Bazaar, 44 Donald Street, Barrie on

Nov 30  2-6 Coldwater Legion Clubroom Entertainment Prime Time Country.

Dec 2  Oro-Medonte Community Centre 7:30 PM. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Operation Grow! Kathy Willis is the Executive Director of Huronia Transition Homes (HTH), a charitable organization in Simcoe County working to end all violence against all women.  Find out how a vertical farm and accessible cutting-edge technology help these women blossom.

Dec. 12 Musically, The Barrie Folk Society www.barriefolk.com Upcoming: Check out our twice monthly Open Stage Ennis Sisters Christmas Concert

Dec 12, 7:30 pm at the Georgian Theatre in Barrie, Newfoundland’s Juno Award winning trio, The Ennis Sisters, deliver the finest family Christmas show in the country.  Maureen, Karen and Teresa combine original songs, holiday classics, humorous recitations and Irish step-dancing to create an exciting evening that will ignite your true holiday spirit.  Their tightly-woven harmonies produce a sound that only siblings can achieve  The multi-award winning sisters move audiences to tears with their hilarious sisterly banter and their poignant seasonal sentiments. This show has become a Christmas tradition for so many and it’s one you won’t want to miss! 

Dec 14  3-5 Coldwater Legion Fundraising Meatroll.  Come out and have a chance to win your dinner for $1.00

Dec 31.  from 9-1. Coldwater Legion New Years Eve (Potluck)  Entertainment by Len Murphy 

Jan 1  2-6 Coldwater Legion New Years Levee.  Moose Milk, Food and Live Entertainment by Even Steven.  

Feb. 29-March 8 The 2020 edition of the Canadian Men’s Curling Championship — by far the most famous national curling championship on the planet — will be played at the Leon’s Centre in Kingston — almost exactly 12 months from now.