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 11am-12:30pm; or Wed, 5-7pm  Peer Support Midland Library Drop-in Monday mornings or make an appointment on Wednesdays, 5-7pm, with an OPDI-trained peer support worker. We provide a safe, confidential, and non-judgmental environment to explore your personal goals, strengths and challenges, and help improve your quality of life. Contact Kelly – call 705-526-4216 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mon 1-2:30pm 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

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 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 afternoon Tech Help Midland Library Figuring out a new device? Giving social media a try? If you’ve got a question about today’s technology or are looking for a little guidance, then we’re here to help! . Contact Angie, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or call 705-526-4216.

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 1-3pm Midland Library The HeART of the Community Join a small group of participants from the HERO Centre & The Quest Art School & Gallery weekly till June 2019 to learn amazing skills from professional instructors including: painting, drawing, printmaking, pottery, textiles & more! Faith at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or 705-526-4216 ext. 3305.

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.

Thurs 6-8pm Midland Library Midland Makers Join us for engaging speakers, exciting projects, and the chance to share and develop your own high- and low-tech interests with everyone in the community. If you have a particular technology or project of interest you’d like to present on or hear about, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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 Prime Time 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. . 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.

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: 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

Fri 11am Midland Library French Conversation Group Looking to improve your French? Interested in increasing your repertoire past “Est-ce que je peux aller aux toilettes?” MPL and la Clé have partnered to bring you this group. Free – Drop In! 526-4216 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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,

Last Sat, 2pm Midland Library  The Loop Join us for monthly gatherings to share your favourite needle craft with others. For needle crafters of all skill levels, the Loop is a way of making a time and place for your craft and a change to meet new people who share your interests. New to knitting? Pick up new tricks and always have someone at the ready to help you through difficult parts of patterns or explain a new-to-you technique. This is a free, drop-in program 526-4216

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.

 

Feb 8 12:30 Parkview 55+ Centre Progressive Bridge

Feb 8 Midland Legion 4 pm Meat Draw and music by the Midlandaires

Feb 8 5 pm Fish Fry at the Penetang Legion

Feb 8 6 pm Grace United Church Barrie Red Affair pasta dinner and auction

Feb. 8 8 pm Midand Cultural Centre Intimate Spaces Concert Series with Nigel Wearne

Feb 8 7 pm Wasaga Beach Pesbyterian Community Church - Narcotis Anonymous meeting

Feb 8 7:30 Barrie Legion Valentine’s Dance

Feb 8 Midland Legion 8 pm Music by Groove Triology

Feb 8-10 2 and 7:30 Orillia Opera House - Diary of Anne Frank

Feb 8-10 8 pm Georgian Theatre Shrek the Musical

Feb 8-9 - Minesing Mini-Fest with Euchre 7 pm, Family Skate and Bowling on Friday. Sat. Pancake Breakfast 9-11 am Parade at 12:30, Dance in evening and events all day plus beer garden.

Feb 8 / 9 10 am Collingwood Whiskylicious

Sat Feb 9th.  Fundraising meat roll 3-5.  Come out and have a chance to win your dinner for $1.00. Coldwater Legion

Feb 9: Orillia Winter Carnival

Feb 9 Creemore Farmer’s Market at the Station on the Green

Feb 9 Orillia Farmer’s Market

Feb 9: Georgian College Open House 10 am - 2 pm

Feb 9-10: 10:30 am Simcoe County Museum Starlab Tour

Feb 9: Perkinsfield Park Carnaval d’hiver

Feb 9 Horseshoe Resort Moonlight Snowshoeing 6:30 pm

Feb 9 Barrie Molson Centre Barrie Colts vs Flint Firebirds

Feb 9: Morgan James www.petersplayers.com

Feb 10 10 am Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre Build Your Birding Skills Workshop at Wye Marsh

Sun Feb 10  Loonie Auction and Live Entertainment by Len Murphy.  1 to 6. Coldwater Legion

Feb 10 2 pm Live Music at the Penetang Legion

Feb 10 7:30 pm Midland Cultural Centre “Moxie”

Feb 11 7 pm LOVE at Theatre Collingwood 705 445 2200

Feb 11 7:30 Tiffen Bay Folk Club Present Acoustic Open Stage at Midland Cultural Centre

Feb 13 2-7 pm Blood Donor Clinic at the Collingwood Legion

Feb 15 6:45 VIP Experience Skate trail and Frosty Winter Fun 705 528 7694 at the HMS Tecumseth Centre Discovery Harbour Penetang

Feb 15 4-8 pm Bling’s the Thing Night at the Wasaga Beach United Church - Ladies Night Out 705 429 9429

Feb 15-18 Winterama Events at the Penetang Legion

Feb 16. Jammin at the Legion 2-6.  If you can sing or play an instrument or just want to listen.  Come on out.  Coldwater Legion

Feb 18 7:30 at Midland Cultural Centre Midland Jams Plugged in www.midlandculturalcentre.com

Feb 20 7:30 OMAH Ann Harrison Black History Month - The Underground Railroad

Feb 21 7:30 AM to 10 Am Midland Public Library workshop on Enhancing Respect in the Workplace presented by Jane Barnett of See Jane Consulting FREE

Feb 21 5:15 Elmvale BIA meet in Elmvale Library

Fri, Feb 22, 7 pm The 15th Annual Battle of the Bands The Ranch, 56 Bayfield St, Barrie, ON

Sat Feb 23rd.  Clubroom Entertainment.  Come out and listen to the sounds of Moose Crossing.  2-6.  Coldwater Legion

Feb 23 9 pm at the Midland Cultural Centre the Sultry Jazz Burlesque Broadway Show

Feb 24 12:30 Elmvale Legion Youth Education Public Speaking Contest

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

Feb 25: 7:30 Midland Cultural Centre - A day n the Life of Ian Cussan A Midland Success Story

Feb 28/Mar 1 Central Ontario Agriculture Conference  at Georgian College Barrie www.CentralOntarioAgConference.ca

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

July 5 to 7 Mariposa Festival in Orillia ten stages of the best folk-roots music on the North American scene, along with story, dance and craft.  All categories of ticket are now on sale. Kids 12 & under admitted free. Special hot ticket pricing for youth and young adults. Tent and RV camping available

Aug 23/24 Georgian Triangle Music Festival Wasaga Beach www.georgiantrianglemusicfest.com