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Events

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Frontenac Womens Chorus

Date: 
January 9, 2017 - 7:00pm to May 27, 2017 - 9:00pm

Are you a woman who loves to sing and is curious about joining a choir? The Frontenac Women's Chorus is welcoming new members for January. No audition is necessary and an ability to read music, while desirable, is not required if you can learn by ear and sing in tune with our enthusiastic and friendly group. Join us to sing an exciting variety of music on Monday nights - we have a spot for you!

The Kingston Fibre Artists’ Annual Show and Sale "Art Threads"

Date: 
March 18, 2017 to April 13, 2017

Art Threads – Tett Centre Community Gallery

The Kingston Fibre Artists’ annual show and sale, Art Threads, showcases new work by the Kingston Fibre Artists, including fibre art created primarily with paper. You are warmly invited to meet the artists at the Opening Reception at the Tett’s Community Gallery on Saturday, March 18 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm. KFA members have been creating contemporary textile art and exhibiting together for the past 20 years. Art Threads is made possible by the generous support of the Ballytobin Foundation.

Spring into Flavour

Date: 
March 22, 2017 to March 26, 2017

Downtown Brockville is hosting Spring into Flavour! From March 22nd to 26th participating restaurants will be offering various specials. Each time you eat a special, collect an “I ate here” card. If you collect three cards from different locations and post a picture of them on the Downtown Brockville Facebook page, you will be entered to win $100 in DBIA Gift Certificates!

More details to come on restaurant specials!

http://www.downtownbrockville.com/

Participating restaurants:

Proudly She Marched

Date: 
March 24, 2017 to March 26, 2017

Travel back to 1940s Brockville with this immersive theatrical journey, infused with all of your favourite musical selections from the last century accompanied by a live band! Join SLC’s 2017 graduating Music Theatre class, for an unforgettable event! Catering & Bar services provided by the Brockville Country Club pricing and menu available at venue.

March 24: 8-10pm

March 25: 2-4pm & 8-10pm

March 26: 2-4pm

Cost: $18-23

www.bactickets.ca

6th Annual Kingston Boat and Recreation Show/Kingston Home & Garden Show

Date: 
March 24, 2017 to March 26, 2017

The 6th Annual Kingston Boat and Recreation Show is back and co-located with the Kingston Home & Garden Show.

You’ll love Kingston’s favorite Home Show! It’s huge and packed with the best and newest products and services. Meet more than 175 of the regions premier suppliers all under one roof. You can see, try and buy EVERYTHING for your home and recreation needs at this one-stop shop.

Cabaret Music Series: Bob Burtch Bluegrass Show

Date: 
March 25, 2017 to March 26, 2017

The Cabaret Music Series presents ‘Bob Burtch Bluegrass Show’

Celebrate traditional old time music

Saturday, March 25th at 7:30 pm

Sunday, March 26th at 2:30 pm

http://www.1000islandsplayhouse.com/

Gibbons Family Farm Maple Sugar House - Maple Day

Date: 
March 25, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Gibbons Family Farm Maple Sugar House is celebrating everything 'Sweet Ontario' pure maple syrup has to offer.

Maple taffy on snow (free)

Guided, educational tours of the sugar house - if there is sap, watch the wood fired evaporator in action

Self-guided walk to the maple bush - check the buckets or pipeline to see if the sap is running

Taste sampling (free)

Pancake breakfast at the church hall in the village of Frankville (8am to 12 noon)

CRCA Maple Madness - First Nations Display

Date: 
March 25, 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

For centuries, the people living in this part of the continent have taken advantage of the sweet bounty offered by the mighty stands of sugar maple trees that are in abundance. Residents of Kingston and surrounding area have a unique opportunity to learn how First Nations communities harvested and used sweet water to make maple syrup and maple sugar.

Gananoque and District Humane Society Annual Chili Cook-Off

Date: 
March 25, 2017 - 11:00am

Annual Chili Cook-Off, with crowd tasting-and-voting for faves, live classic rock by R-Banned, silent auction, baked goods. Free general admission. Chili tasting-and-voting tickets are Adults $10. Kids 12 & under $5. A great family outing and always a sociable good time. We're looking for Chili competitors. Please register!

BookMarks - Meet The Author: Betty Parsons Cunningham

Date: 
March 25, 2017 - 2:00pm

 

Out of Mirror Lake, written by novelist Betty Parsons Cunningham is set in the Eastern Townships, Quebec with Maggie Blake and Abby Harper having an interest in the birth of two baby girls, born on the same day.

As this tale unfolds, a curious, meddling 79-year old retired colonel become entangled in these women's lives, causing the truth to emerge inflicting heartache, recalling dramatic memories and challenging the question why?

It started with an envelope, postmarked 1976, found while renovating the old Honeymoon Cabin; to be used as a hunting lodge.

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