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 Midhurst Community Centre, 74 Doran Rd., Midhurst. 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

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 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.

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!

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.

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

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

Last Thurs - Open Stage at Barrie Library 60 Worsley St. 6:30-7 signup and entertainment til 9 pm 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

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

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.

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: 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.

Thurs Nov 30 4-5:30 pm at Lakehead Orillia 2nd Floor Simcoe Hall Rm 2014 How Climate Change will influence the growth of Community Gardens in Northern Ontario plus the growing of potatoes.

Nov 30 5-6:30 pm Business after 5 Wild Wings Wasaga Beach.  Bring Chamber Bucks because they will not be valid in 2018. Stonebridge Plaza.

Sat. Dec. 2: 9-2 – Christmas Bazaar, Bake Sale & Tea/Coffee, Muffins/Tea Biscuits - St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Hillsdale 6 Mill St. Everyone welcome.

Dec 2 10:30 am at MCC A Day in the Life with Santa Claus

Sat, Dec. 2 - 2:00 pm Simcoe County Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society meet at The  Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 79 Ferris Lane, Barrie for Annual General Meeting. Show N Share event, sharing new discoveries or artefacts found in your research.https://simcoe.ogs.ca or 1-855-697-6687  X 328  Also look for us on facebook.

Dec 2 8pm Midland Culture Center Micah Barnes and his Trio returning. www.midlandculturalcentre.com

Dec 2 10am to 1pm Mount St. Louis Christmas Bazaar and Bake St. Louis Church Hall 4th Conc. N. and Mt. St. Louis Rd.

Dec 2: 1:30-5:30 Rock’n’Roll Christmas Matinee with the Fred Grant Squares at Sticky Fingers Barrie - bring your dancin shoes.

Dec 2-10 Curling Tim Horton Roar of the Rings in Ottawa

Dec 2 to Feb 2 Orillia Museum of Art & History “Those who Teach!” 705 326 2159 x 101

Dec 3 12:30 to 1:30 Holiday Family Skate at Eastview Arena 453 Grove St. Barrie Meet Santa www.barrieca.com

Dec 3: Paramedic Toy Drive during the Elmvale Santa Claus Parade 12:30 and Moonstone Santa Parade at 1 pm.

Dec 3 7 - 8:30 pm Barrie Concert Band is playing Christmas at the Beach from at the Lighthouse Community Church 800 Sunnidale Rd. Wasaga Beach Admission donation to food banks.

Dec 4 9-5 Fund-raiser at 202 Montreal St., Stayner hHart 

Dec 4: 12:30 Arts and Craft Workshop at the Simcoe County Museum - SCACA’s 3rd workshop of the season Paper Trees and Snowflakes. Bring a mug for Coffee and sweets after the class. Members $5 non-members $10 705 726 8954

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

Dec 4-5 Solar Canada’s annual conference and exposition in Toronto. For more info visit SolarCanadaConference.ca

Dec 5 7:30 pm Midland Culture Center hosting Our Health: Heart Ache. Guest speakers include: Stephen Pizzale MD FRCPC FACC, Vaughan Mallows, RPh, and Tom Lackie.

Dec 6: 10:30 am at Georgian College Campus Gallery Artist Talk with Landon McKenzie

Wed Dec 6 7:00 pm, The Star of Bethlehem: did it really happen? Please join us at Prince of Peace 565 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach Rev. Wendy Moore 705-352-0479

Dec 8 12:15 to 1 pm at the MacLaren Art Centre “Gallery Tour” with Landon MacKenzie

Dec 09. Sat. **BARRIE LAKESHORE**Departs 9.00am. Jim Coey (705-543-1866) Meet at the City of Barrie Municipal Parking lot on Simcoe Street between Maple and Bayfield. We will explore the Barrie lake front and parks for gulls, waterfowl and other lingering migrants Car pool and easy walking.

Dec 9: 10-3 pm “Master Class” with Landon MacKenzie at the MacLaren Art Centre

Dec 9 7:30pm- 9:30pm Barrie Concert Band is playing Christmas Goes “Pop” at Collier St. Church 112 Collier St., Barrie

Dec 12 From 1-4pm join the Wasaga Beach Artists in learning about water colours. Instructor is Sheila Bannerman. At the Wasaga Beach RecPlex

Tuesday Dec.12, 7:00pm:  Come and join with others at an Old Fashioned Carol Sing at Elmvale Presbyterian Church. Sing your favorite carols and enjoy cider and cookies. A donation to the Food Bank would be appreciated.

Dec 14 1 pm to 3 pm. The Simcoe County Quilters’ Guild will monthly meeting at the Simcoe County Museum, Midhurst. In addition to a Christmas craft session plus show and share, Lloyd Hawthorne from All About Sewing Machines Sales and Service will present “How to tune up your own machine”. Welcome!

Sat Dec. 16 ** 8 am CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNT and POTLUCK SUPPER Coordinator – Chris Evans   705-722-1136 Every year BFN club members and other birders join to together to count the birds in a clearly defined area in and around Barrie. The area is divided into sections and each section is looked after by a leader who assigns the counters to teams and each team is given a specific area within the section.

Dec 17 7 pm Coldwater United Church (Harriet Street) Sr. Choir and Friends present “Born a Savior, Born a King”

Dec 17 Anthony Gomes is coming to Peter’s Players. Go to www.petersplayers.com

Sun.  Dec. 24  -  9:30 am St. John’s Anglican Church - Waverley 4th Sun of Advent - Lessons and Carol

Sun.  Dec. 24  -  7:00 pm St. John’s Anglican Church - Waverley Christmas Eve -  Communion

Mon. Dec. 25 -  9:30 am St. John’s Anglican Church - Waverley Christmas Day -  Communion

Dec 31 8 pm The Blackburn Brothers are coming to Peter’s Players. www.petersplayers.com

New Years Eve Party at the Branch in Elmvale Legion Doors open at 8.30 pm. Champagne and Door Prizes. “Still Kicking” Live Band. Light Lunch. Designated Drivers available to get you back home safely. Tickets $25.00 per person (limited number) and now available at the bar.

Jan 6 Martin Sexton Trio. Special guest Rayan Montleau will be there www. Petersplayers.com

Jan 11-14 Curling London Ontario World Financial Group Continental Cup

Jan 13 to 21 Curling New Holland Canadian Juniors in Shawinigan Quebec

Jan 27 to Feb 4 Curling Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton BC

Jan 17 History Speakers at the Orillia Museum of Art & History 30 Peter Street South Orillia is having Neil Hurtubise speaking about His Life: A conversation with the retired OPP officer who had an Orillia street named after him. Talks Start at 7:30pm at the museum.

Jan 27- Feb 4 Scotties Tournament of Hearts Curling.ca/2018scotties

Feb 21 7:30pm History Speakers at Orillia Museum of Art & History 30 Peter Street South Orillia is having Rita Deverell speaking about The Future of the Mariposa Idea: A Black History Month Presentation.

Feb 22 7:30pm. Brett Kissel is coming to Georgian Theater 1 Georgian Drive Building C

March 3 Blood donor clinic 9am-12pm at the Elmvale Community Center

Mar 3-11 Curling Tin Horton’s Brier in Regina

Mar 10 Jack de Keyzer www.petersplayers.com

March 21 7:30 pm History Speakers at the Orillia Museum of Art & History 30 Peter Street South Orillia is having Ursula Soper speaking about Kathinka’s Story: A Pioneer Life in Sparrow Lake.

Mar 24 Ray Bonneville  is coming to Peter’s Players.  www. Petersplayers.com

Mar 17-25 World Women’s Curling (13 teams) at North Bay Memorial Gardenswalk

Apr 21 Robi Botos www.petersplayers.com

April 18 7:30 History Speakers at the Orillia Museum of Art & History 30 Peter Street South Orillia is having a talk about the reminiscence of two high school students who attended the 2017 ceremonies at Vimy.

April 19 Gunning & Cormier are coming to Peter’s Players.  www. Petersplayers.com

May 4 Harry Manx is coming to Peter’s Players.  Petersplayers.com