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 from September until June at the Midhurst Community Centre, 74 Doran Rd., Midhurst. We enjoy embroidery and fellowship as well as learning various needlecraft techniques.  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/

Tue & Thurs 9 a.m to 3 p.m Elmvale Adult Day Program At United Church Manse Social activation Volunteers welcome Call 322-4786 or 549-6277

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 on Hwy 12 across from Martyr’s Shrine in dedicated shop with power tools and dust collectors. Feel free to come and check it out. 705 424 1999

Tues: 9:30 Coffee Club - 12:30 Bid Euchre @ The Place

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

Tues: 7-9 Wasaga Beach Toastmasters at the Library 429-6416

Tues: 7 pm Bid Euchre Bayshore Seniors Club Woodland Beach.

Tues: 7:30 pm: Bid Euchre and darts Barrie Legion

Tues: 7 pm Elmvale Legion - First Tues, General Meeting 705 322 1042

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 361-2022

Every Wed: 1pm 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 (open to all Seniors 55+). Table Shuffleboard and social.

Wed: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Kids Awana Group at Waverley Gospel Hall SK to GR 6.

Second Wed: 6.30 - 8.30 pm Georgian Bay Coin and Stamp Club Real Canadian Superstore, Wasaga Beach. Peter 534-3771

Wed: 7 pm Euchre at Sunnidale Corners Hall! All ages and experience levels are 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.

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

Wed: 7:30 pm Cribbage at Barrie Legion.

Wed: 7:30 Euchre at the ANAF Club Barrie

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

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

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.

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 Thursday of each month: 7 - 9 pm - Barrie District Stamp Club - St Andrews Presbyterian Church, Owen and Worsley Streets (705)-735-6009 or www.barriedistrictstampclub.ca

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

Third Thursday: 6.30– 8.30 PM Georgian Bay Coin and Stamp Club meets at the PrimeTime Club, 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach.  705-534-3771

Thurs: 7 - 10 pm Good Vibes Coffeehouse at Mount St. Louis Road and 4th of Oro-Medonte

Thurs: Acoustic Circle Jam at the Surf Family Restaurant 369 Balm Beach Rd. Cathryn/Tom 647 692 0935 All types of music. Bring your instrument or just come and listen.

Thurs: 7 pm Bid Euchre at the Georgian Shores Swinging Seniors Centre, 526-5074

Thurs: 7-9 pm Elmvale High School Badminton! All Welcome! $5 drop in.  Check “Elmvale Badminton Club” on Facebook

Thurs: 7 pm - Elmvale Com Hall Euchre/Bid Euchre Lunch.

Thurs: 7:15 - 9:30 pm Barrie Shambhala Meditation Group offers group meditation & discussion at Seven Oaks Academy, 190 Cook St., NW corner of Cook & Steel streets in Barrie. Call 705-435-7237 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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

First & third Friday of month: 6 pm TGIF Elmvale Ladies Auxiliary Royal Canadian Legion supper $12. Reservation 705-322-1042.

Fri: 5:30 pm WB Lions Bingo at RecPlex 429-3331

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

Every Fri: 6 pm Minesing United Church Youth Group Jr. Youth Grade 5-6, Sr. Youth Grade 7-12 705-737-5322

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

Every Tues 6:30 to 7:30  pm Snow Valley Highland Park (Barrie Hill & Seadon) and Saturday (10-11 am) Zumba in the Park FREE - Bring water/towel/open mind - https://app.booking.ca/bkspringwaterpub/ or go to isabelleannemimeault.zumba.com

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

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

Sun: 10:30 Every Sunday Outdoor service at the Church in the Pines Park, Cawaja Beach 11th Conc and 228 Lafaive Rd. 705 523 4240

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

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

Oct First two weeks of October is Pumpkin Inferno at Discovery Harbour. Time to be there is 7 pm-10 pm and admission is $8 with a non-perishable food item and children 5 and under are free. F or more info go to www.discoveryharbour.ca

Oct 4 7 pm Prince of Peace Anglican Church is having the Fashion event of the season with new-to-you clothing, a silent auction, coffee, tea and treats. 565 Mosley Street Wasaga Beach.

Oct 6 Fire departments from Georgian Bay, Midland, Penetanguishene, Tay and Tiny will be at Penetanguishene Memorial Arena at 6:30pm - 7:00 pm for a pre-game public skate.

Oct 6 Andy Kim is coming to the Midland Culture Center. 

Oct 7 Jack Landon is coming to the Midland Culture Center.

Oct 8 Martin Sexton Trio www.petersplayers.com

Oct 8 Benjamin Dakota Rogers is coming to the Midland Culture Center.

Oct 10 Bridging the Gap is a helpful presentation about the youth mental help system held at the Midland Cultural Center. Doors open at 7 pm. Guest speakers include: Dr Pappu Srinivasa Reddy, Glen Newby and a few others. www.midlandculturalcenter.com

Oct 12 Fire departments will be at the McDonalds restaurants on Highway 93/Walmart in Midland from 5-8 pm with demonstrations on fire apparatus and talk about fire safety.  

Oct 12 5-6:30 pm Business After Hours is celebrating a new member to the Wasaga Beach Chamber: Superior Shredding. A fantastic networking event open to chamber members.

Oct 12 The Georgian Bay Photography Club will meet in Collingwood at the Chartwell Georgian Traditions Retirement Residence theater room 57 Trott Blvd. 6:30 pm. There will be a presentation by Henry’s Camera on “The New Zoom Cameras.” For more info go to www.gbpc.ca

Oct 14 Fire department will be at the Midland Home Depot from 9 am-12 pm. There will be fire truck displays and hands on work shops. There is also an opportunity to try a real fire hose.

Saturday October 14  SIMCOE SHORES NATURE WALK- INNISFIL Jim Coey 705 543 1866 The Brereton Field Naturalists Club will  be  on the look out for late migratory birds in the park and waterfowl on the lake.  Lake Simcoe has had some surprising birds over the years. If time permits we’ll visit other nearby lake access points.  The walk is easy but please dress for the weather. Families are most welcome to attend. Bring snack and water and perhaps some binoculars.  Meet at Innisfil Beach Park at the end of Innisfil Beach Road East at 9.00 am.

Sat, Oct 14, 2:00 pm Simcoe County Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society will meet at The  Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,  79 Ferris Lane, Barrie, Speaker:  Steve Small from the Barrie Land Records Office Topic:  Land Records  https://simcoe.ogs.ca  Look for us on facebook.

 Oct 15 Ebenezer United Church invites you to join them for their 131st Anniversary 9.30 a.m. Speaker Bonnie Reynolds of Wyebridge. Special Music Dennis Patrick. Lunch to follow.

Oct 15 Pet Portraits is a fundraiser to support Rescue 1 at a Time. 11 am. 2231 Nursery Road Springwater. $50 includes 15 min shoot and 6 digital file downloads. For more info or to reserve a spot email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Monday Oct. 16th is general meeting of the Oro-Medonte Horticultural Society. Speaker will be Velta Bush and friends – “Outside In” at the Oro-Medonte (Guthrie) Arena located at #71 Hwy. 11 South at the 4th Line exit at 7:30 p.m.

Oct 16  Midhurst Scrabble Club. 7:30 pm at Springwater Library, Midhurst Branch All welcome. Bring your own board if you have one. www.MidhurstScrabble.com

Sun, Oct 22, St. John’s  Anglican Church, Waverley 7 pm. You are cordially invited to a traditional Anglican Book of Common Prayer Service of Evensong The most Reverend Colin Johnson, Archbishop of the Diocese of Toronto presiding. The Children’s Community Choir, directed by Victoria Warwick, assisted by Julie Bridgeman, will provide special music. Please come and join us as we celebrate 161 years of ministry in this church! Refreshments will follow the service. Freewill offering proceeds to Hospices  Huronia-Penetanguishine.

Oct 17 from 1-4 pm come join the group discussion on production of art with the Wasaga Beach Artists. Guest speaker is Susan Belcher. At the Wasaga RecPlex

Oct 20 PA Day Hockey Camp is being held at Richmond Hill at the Elvis Stojko Arena, 350, 16th Street. Full equipment is required. Camp includes ice time, skills and drills etc. From 8:30am-3:45pm. Single camper is $110, 2 siblings are $90 per camper, and 3 siblings is $85 per PA Day. For all five days one camper is $450 2 siblings is $425 and 3 siblings is $400. If registered email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or if not registered http://www.kidsofcanada.com/day-camp/parents/regformdaycamp/.

October 21st - Ebenezer United Church Annual Pork Supper and Pie Auction One sitting only @ 5.30 P.M. Tickets $20. and $8. Available now - Call Elsie 705 526 4360 or any Church Member .

Oct 25 7:30 Elmvale Horticultural society meets at the Elmvale Legion. Guest is Scott Martin Topic Edible Berries, Plans  Flowers 705 322 5317

Oct 26 Annual General Meeting of Quest Art is at 6:30 pm Quest art Atrium Gallery, 333 King Street, Midland, Ontario. Dinner is at 5:30 pm $20 per person and must be paid and seat reserved by Oct 20. For more info Visit Quest Art Shop Or call 705-526-ARTS (2787)

Oct 26 from 5-6:30 pm the Business After Hours is having a get together at Blue Mountain Chrysler 9950 Hwy 26 E. A fantastic networking event open to chamber members.

Oct 26 Screenings of the North Simcoe Canada 150 Mural Project Documentary at the Rotary Hall, Midland Culture Center. The event is free. An English screening is at 7:15 pm and a French screening is at 8pm.

Sat, Oct 28,  11 am-1:30 pm Harvest Bazaar and Soup Luncheon Including sale of Homemade Baking, Produce and Preserves Unity United Church 4967 4th Line North at Vasey Road Adults $7  Children $5

Oct 28 Midhurst United Church, 91 Doran Road, Midhurst is having a Fall Roast Beef Dinner.  There are two sittings which are at 5:00 and at 6:45 p.m. A delicious roast beef dinner with all the trimmings and all the home-made pie you can eat! For tickets, call: 705 734 3674.

Nov 4 Wasaga Artist is hosting their annual Christmas in November Art show and sale. From 10am-4pm at the Wasaga Beach RecPlex, 1724 Mosley Street Wasaga Beach. If interested in being part of the show space rental is $35 for a member and $40 for none members. Registration must be done before Oct 28. For more info Contact Colette Bailey at 705-888-7461 or 705-352-0586.

Nov 18 The Last Waltz www.petersplayers.com

Saturday, November 4th, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Wasaga Beach RecPlex, 1724 Mosley Street Christmas in November Annual Art Show and Sale Presented by Wasaga Artists

Nov 22 6 pm Elmvale Horticultural Society’s Annual Meeting, election of officers and potluck Elmvale Legion 705 322 5317

Monday Dec. 4th is a general meeting of the Oro-Medonte Horticultural Society. Our speaker will be Kristen Martyn - “Preparing Your Yard for Winter” The meeting will take place at the Oro-Medonte (Guthrie) Arena located at #71 Hwy. 11 South at the 4th Line exit at 7:30 p.m.

Dec 12 From 1-4pm join the Wasaga Beach Artists in learning about water colours. Fees for the workshop are $25 for members and $35 for non-members, instructor is Sheila Bannerman. At the Wasaga Beach RecPlex

Dec 17 Anthony Gomes is coming to Peter’s Players. Go to www.petersplayers.com/event_post/anthony-gomes/