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Saturday, June 3, 2017

Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit

April 29, 2017 to October 31, 2017

 Through partnerships with local conservation agencies and consultations with the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabe representatives, the ACHM is pleased to present the Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit in the main hall. This family focused exhibit will highlight the importance of the river to the local and visiting communities and showcase it is a cultural, recreational and economic lifeline. Through this interactive exhibit the ACHM can share information regarding conservation and stewardship and help to leave a legacy for future generations.


May 12, 2017 - 2:00pm to September 1, 2017 - 12:00am

“She turned to the sunlight
And shook her yellow head,
And whispered to her neighbor:
"Winter is dead.”
― A.A. Milne, When We Were Very Young

This may seem harsh, unless you're a Canadian. And if we're being completely honest, winter doesn't go down without a fight! So, when the season finally holds its breath for the next 5 or 6 months, we just want to celebrate!

The Thousand Islands Playhouse Presents: BOOM

May 24, 2017 - 8:00pm to June 10, 2017 - 10:00pm

This stage documentary chronicles the iconic moments that shaped the Baby Boom generation from 1945 – 1969. Hear from 100 influential figures of the era through masterful impressions, and touching personal stories. Take a journey through 25 riveting years where music, politics, and culture merged like never before, and perhaps never again.

Art at the Inn 2017

June 2, 2017 to June 4, 2017

ART AT THE INN June 2,3 & 4, 2017.  Enjoy the passion of 10 artists in the beautiful St. Lawrence Room of the historic Gananoque Inn, 550 Stone St., Gananoque, Ont.  Opening night – 6 – 9 features live music by Lea and Phil Hamblett, with food and wine available.  Free admission.  Saturday and Sunday - 10 to 5.  For further information – call 6l3-382-3315

June 2 6-9pm

June 3 and 4 10am - 5pm

Lansdowne Country Market, every Friday 3 - 6:30PM

June 2, 2017 - 3:00pm to October 12, 2017 - 3:00pm

Lansdowne Country Market features local fresh food and unique products. The Market is a great place to meet your neighbours, welcome visitors while buying food and products to start your weekend off right. New on-site entertainment, demonstrations, kids activities and nearby attractions such as antique and vintage stores, restaurants, heritage walking paths, Library and splash pad create an experience for all ages and interests.

Spring Fling @ the Apple Store

June 3, 2017 to June 4, 2017

To celebrate spring we're flinging open the doors of our Farm Store 9am-4pm for a special weekend Saturday and Sunday, June 3&4. Visit us to learn what's new for 2017, sample our products and shop our fresh baking, preserves, cider and gifts. Free recipes and specials on selected products.

Art Show at Doner Studio

June 3, 2017 to June 4, 2017

Enjoy the work of Randal and Darlene Doner and 35 guest artists at the fourth Annual Art Show at the historic Grist Mill property (Doner Studio at the Mill) just northeast of Kingston.

The show is set among the gardens and along the shoreline of the Rideau Canal at Lower Brewers Lock.

You are invited to come and enjoy the art show, two studios, the gardens, the museum, the Lock and the Rideau Canal, live music by Eric Uren, and food by Two Nuts in a Food Truck!

Red Canoefest

June 3, 2017

Red Canoefest is the traditional kick off to summer in the Bay, celebrating life on the Rideau with our SILENT Poker Run, a community BBQ with entertainment (Head Over Heels!, and a Kids Fishing Tournament, this year hosted by the one and only Big Jim McLaughlin of "Just Fishing"

Art at the Inn 2017

June 3, 2017

ART AT THE INN June 2,3 & 4, 20l7.  Enjoy the passion of l0 artists in the beautiful St. Lawrence Room of the historic Gananoque Inn, 550 Stone St., Gananoque, Ont.  Opening night – 6 – 9 features live music by Lea and Phil Hamblett, with food and wine available.  Free admission.  Saturday and Sunday - l0 to 5.  For further information – call 6l3-382-33l5.

1000 Islands Parkway Challenge

June 3, 2017 - 8:30am

Walk, run, cycle the 1000 Islands Parkway bike path beginning at either Brown's Bay or Gananoque with the destination being Rockport. Registration is at 8:30 am and the event ends about 11;30 am. The event is jointly sponsored by the Townships of Front of Yonge, Leeds and the 1000 Islands and the Town of Gananoque.

Frontenac Farmers Market

June 3, 2017 - 9:00am

Frontenac Farmer's Market
Saturday mornings 9am-2pm
Prince Charles Public School
Highway 38, Verona
All local farm products, in-season vegetables
& fruit, meats, preserves,
home baking, local artisans.

Big BOGOfree Bazaar

June 3, 2017 - 10:00am

June 3, 10 am to 1 pm, at the Gananoque & District Humane Society, our first ever Big BOGOfree Bazaar. Gently used men's and women's clothing and accessories in excellent condition and higher-end labels.
Our container's packed and we need to clear some space. Bring your shopping bags! Clothing for all seasons. Buy one get whatever number amounts to the same value as the highest for free. Buy a new wardrobe for work or play!

Summer Hours at the Museum of Health Care

June 3, 2017 - 10:00am to August 31, 2017 - 4:00pm

The Museum of Health Care brings Canada's health care story to life, as it acquires, conserves, researches, displays, and interprets artefacts that help tell the story of health and health care in Canada.

The Museum of Health Care offers 12 onsite and offsite exhibits, 8 online exhibitions and 28 education programs to a diverse range of ages.

Family Nature Outing – Naturalist Hike at Baker Woods Preserve

June 3, 2017 - 10:00am

Bring a picnic lunch and join us for a family nature hike at the Baker Woods Preserve.  Look for dragonflies and damselflies, identify butterflies, and learn about the trees and plants found along the trail. Local naturalists Stephen and Vici Diehl will lead this fun family outing!

This hike is suitable for families with children of all ages.  Baker Woods Preserve’s trails are easy walking, but not stroller friendly.  Closed-toe walking shoes and water are necessary and hats and insect repellent are recommended.

Plant Swap

June 3, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Too many hostas and not enough tomato seedlings? Come swap and share plants with fellow gardeners. Perennials, annuals, veggie seedlings, seeds, houseplants, pots and any other gardening accessories are welcome.

Fingers crossed for a sunny day!

Caintown sings Canada

June 3, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Caintown sings Canada - Sat. June 3rd at 7:00 pm at St. Paul's Presbyterian Church, Caintown Rd. (Just north of Mallorytown). Come and enjoy a musical evening with the Caintown Choir and Banjo Bob and the River Road Ramblers. Refreshments. Free will offering. Everyone welcome.

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