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Events for May 2015

Friday, May 1st, 2015

Alberta Young Memorial Jamboree

Alberta Young Memorial Jamboree

Tweed & Area Arts Council

Marble Arts Centre

Actinolite

Friday, May 1

7 to 10 pm

FEATURING:

Cathy Whalen / Mary Cassidy

Ken McDonald / Dave Crockett

The Harmony Road Girls

Gateway CHC Youth Jazz Ensemble

“The Young Family Band”

Brad, Jeff

Admission $ 8.00 @ the door

Proceeds " Gateway CHC Youth Jazz Ensemble

For more info visit us online or call;

http://www.tweedartscouncil.ca

Gary 613-478-6238 Brad 613-403-4670

http://www.theyoungfamilyband.com

Trenton Citizens' Band Concert

Good Morning,

Could you please include in your bulletin and/or post the poster for us. Thanks so much.

Trenton Citizens' Band Concert

and the Performance Band from Trenton Christian School

at Trenton United Church,

85 Dundas Street East, Trenton

Friday, May 1st

Refreshments: 6:30 pm Concert: 7:30pm

Adults: $8 Students: Free

Tickets at 6`3-392-6001 or at the door

All proceeds used for the instrumental music program at Trenton Christian School

May Day Getaway May 1st

The B&R Promotions Presents; The May Day Getaway Featuring the Getaway Band held at The Belleville Club on May 1st 2015 door open at 8:00 PM. Tickets 12 Advance & $15 at Door. This event is in support of Gleaners Food Bank. Tickets at Harmony Music, & Quinte Wall Paper. Call 613 243 4462 for details.

St. matthews United Church Giant Indoor Spring Yard Sale

Come on out and make yourself a Bargain...at the St. Matthews United Church giant indoor spring Yard sale...the event takes place on Friday may 1st and Saturday May 2nd from 8am to 2pm at 25 Holloway street belleville...Lunch counter available. Proceeds go to support our building fund.

Saturday, May 2nd, 2015

TRENTON KINSMEN "BOAT LOAD FOOD DRIVE"

The Trenton Kinsmen will be at Trenton Freshco to fill two boats with food. The boats that are supplied by BAY MARINE will have two teams that will be competing for your donation.

Pre-packaged food from FRESHCO will be available for purchase in the store. The teams outside will do their best to win your donation. All proceeds will go the the Trenton Fare Share Food Bank. Event runs from 9am - 2

THANKS TO BAY MARINE - TRENTON FRESHCO - TRENTON KINSMEN

Saturday at the Movies

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 2:00 pm

Join us in the 3rd floor of the library as we show “Imitation Game" on the big screen. Check out http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca for more details or call 613-968-6731 x2235. Admission by donation.

Tree Seedling Giveaway

Sat May 2, 2015 8:00am - 11;00am Market Square, while quantities last.

City of Belleville residents only. ID required.

Saturday Program: L'il Scientist

L'il Scientist: I Spy

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:30 am

Ages: 3 & up

Come to the library to practice your sleuthing skills! Learn how to make invisible ink to send secret messages and more. No registration required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Nova Children's Centre 3rd Annual Vendors Fair

Nova Children's Centre Fundraiser Saturday May 2nd at Parkdale Community Centre, Belleville.

FREE Admission 9 am to 3pm

20 plus vendors as well as raffle table and bake sale.

Hazardous & E-Waste Drop-Off in Belleville

Hazardous & E-Waste Drop-Off in Belleville

Dispose of your hazardous and electronic waste Saturday May 2nd, 2015 at 75 Wallbridge Crescent in Belleville between 9am and 4pm!

Paint, stain, tvs, computers, fluorescent tubes and bulbs, batteries, household cleaners, microwaves and more!

Help us keep these items out of landfill.

Visit http://www.quinterecycling.org for details!

BBQ for K9Crusaders - Saturday May 2nd 10:30-2:30

Join us at Pet Valu in Belleville on Saturday May 2nd.

K9Crusaders - Rescued Dogs Adopt-A-Thon

BBQ and Bake Sale

Come meet our rescued dogs now available for adoption.

Treat yourself to lunch and support the work of K9Crusaders - The Voice That Speaks For Those Who Can't.

http://www.k9c.ca/

Thank you to the staff at Pet Valu in Belleville for hosting this event.

Saturday May 2nd 10:30am - 2:30pm

365 N. Front St.

Belleville, Ontario

https://www.facebook.com/events/904944082881394/

QCHS Womens Show

2nd Annual QCHS Womens Show at Quinte Christian High School on Saturday May 2 from 10-3pm.

Shop till you drop with over 40 vendors showcasing great products from health and beauty, kitchen, food, jewelry, things for the home and so much more.

$10 admission with a swag bag full of great stuff going to the first 250 women.

Quinte Christian High School is located at 138 Wallbridge-Loyalist Rd. Belleville.

St. matthews United Church Giant Indoor Spring Yard Sale

Come on out and make yourself a Bargain...at the St. Matthews United Church giant indoor spring Yard sale...the event takes place on Friday may 1st and Saturday May 2nd from 8am to 2pm at 25 Holloway street belleville...Lunch counter available. Proceeds go to support our building fund.

Belleville's 3rd Annual Jane's Walk

This year's global festival will consist of three exciting walks:

"Jane Rides on the Wild Side!"

Saturday May 2, 2015 @ 10:00 am, Meet Us @ Meyer's Pier

Belleville on Bikes (BoB) has joined Walk Belleville for the first time. Join them on Ride, an exploratory tour of Belleville by bike.

"Jane Sows Some Seeds"

Sunday May 3, 2015 @ 10:00 am, Meet Us @ Corby's Rose Garden

Join our local heroes to learn more about Spin farming (Small Plot Intensive), foraging practices and how we can contribute to urban sustainability.

"Jane Goes to Church"

Sunday May 3, 2015 @ 1:00 pm Meet Us @ St. Michael's Church

The Hastings County Historical Society has joined Jane's Walk - studying church history and architecture, both inside and outside.

Chris McKhool Fiddlefire Trio

SATURDAY MAY 2, 2015

1:00 PM " $7.50 per ticket

Maranatha Church at 100 College St W, Belleville, ON K8P 2G7

Hailed as a “Children’s musical star” (National Post) and “Canada’s greatest eco-troubadour for young people” (Mississauga Living Arts Centre), 2009 JUNO Award nominee Chris McKhool is one of Canada’s hottest musicians for young people. Chris has been touring across Canada with his children’s concerts for two decades, reaching 1 million children, and has appeared on Mr. Dressup, YTV’s Treehouse, TVOntario’s Crawlspace and the CBC.

Buy tickets at http://quintechildrenstheatre.ca/portfolio_page/chris-mckhool-fiddlefire-trio/

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

Hike For Hospice 2015

Join Hospice Quinte on May 3rd and walk to promote palliative care in our community. Hike kicks off at 10am at Zwicks Park Pavillion and runs until 1pm. Walk up to 5km, enjoy a BBQ lunch and family activities. Visit http://www.hospice-quinte.ca to collect pledges online or to download a pledge form or pick one up at the Hospice Centre at 225 Dundas Street East. For more info contact Hospice at 613 966 6610

Belleville's 3rd Annual Jane's Walk

This year's global festival will consist of three exciting walks:

"Jane Rides on the Wild Side!"

Saturday May 2, 2015 @ 10:00 am, Meet Us @ Meyer's Pier

Belleville on Bikes (BoB) has joined Walk Belleville for the first time. Join them on Ride, an exploratory tour of Belleville by bike.

"Jane Sows Some Seeds"

Sunday May 3, 2015 @ 10:00 am, Meet Us @ Corby's Rose Garden

Join our local heroes to learn more about Spin farming (Small Plot Intensive), foraging practices and how we can contribute to urban sustainability.

"Jane Goes to Church"

Sunday May 3, 2015 @ 1:00 pm Meet Us @ St. Michael's Church

The Hastings County Historical Society has joined Jane's Walk - studying church history and architecture, both inside and outside.

Hike for Hospice Quinte 2015

On May 3rd Come Hike with Us in support of Hospice Quinte's programs and services in the community. Hike kicks off at 10AM at West Zwicks Park, BBQ lunch and children's activities are available after. Download your pledge form at http://www.hospice-quinte.ca or stop into their office at 225 Dundas Street East!

Hike For Hospice - Heart of Hastings

Join us at the O'Hara Mill and Conservation Area in Madoc Township on Sunday May 3rd for the annual Hike For Hospice Fund Raiser !

Registration and BBQ at 12:30pm

Hike at 1:30pm

Everyone is welcome ! C'mon out! The weather is going to be great and we'd love to see you there !

Trees For Tomorrow

The Prince Edward Stewardship Council will be offering a diverse selection of native tree and shrub seedlings for sale at the Picton Fairgrounds Cattle Barn on MacStevens Dr. in Picton on Sunday May 3, from 9:00 a.m. til all seedlings are gone. The Council hopes to encourage landowners to improve the biodiversity of their land or lots and can pick up any number of seedlings at $2 dollars apiece. Proceeds go towards the Joe Eberwein Bursary which is given out to a highschool student who resides in Prince Edward County and plans on pursuing a career in an environmental studies related field in either College or University. Spring has finally sprung and its time to get planting!!Hope to see you there!

Monday, May 4th, 2015

Heart & Stroke BIG BIKE Event: Brighton

Come out and join us in Brighton's BIG BIKE event! CHEER on your local teams, riding downtown between 3:00-5:00. If you'd like to join in the fun and RIDE THE BIG BIKE, ENTER a team, or DONATE to raise funds and awareness for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, please call our office at 613-962-2502.

RIDE BIG LIVE BIG!!!

Chidren's Mental Health Week May 4 - May 8, 2015

Children’s Mental Health Services " Hastings and Prince Edward is celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week May 4, 2015 " May 8, 2015 with a poster contest. Sixteen schools across the region have been invited to participate throughout the month of May. This years’ theme is “What do your Feelings Look Like?”. Deadline to submit poster is May 20, 2015 and prizes will be awarded to the top contestants. Posters will be judged by the Children’s Mental Health Services Board of Directors.

In Ontario 1 in every 5 children under the age of 19 years old struggles with their mental health. Are you or anyone you know;

• Feeling sad, anxious or angry?

• Having difficulties dealing with things from your past?

• Being bullied?

• Need support at school, at home or with friends?

• Feeling unheard, misunderstood, alone or confused?

• Struggling to get along with others?

YOU ARE NOT ALONE! WE CAN HELP! Please call us at (613)966-3100

*The Children's Mental Health Week Committee of CMHS would appreciate if the week (May 4 - 8, 2015) could be announced on the radio as well! Many thanks!*

Toddlertime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Children ages 18 months to 3 years and their caregivers will enjoy stories, finger rhymes, felt stories, and music during this interactive 30 minute story time. 1st Floor Program Room. No registration required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Belleville Legion - Elections

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 99 will be holding Branch Elections on Monday, May 4th at 7:30 pm.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Heart & Stroke BIG BIKE: Trenton

Come out and join us in Trenton's BIG BIKE event! CHEER on your local teams, riding downtown between 10:00-6:30. If you'd like to join in the fun and RIDE THE BIG BIKE, ENTER a team, or DONATE to raise funds and awareness for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, please call our office at 613-962-2502.

RIDE BIG LIVE BIG!!!

Chidren's Mental Health Week May 4 - May 8, 2015

Children’s Mental Health Services " Hastings and Prince Edward is celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week May 4, 2015 " May 8, 2015 with a poster contest. Sixteen schools across the region have been invited to participate throughout the month of May. This years’ theme is “What do your Feelings Look Like?”. Deadline to submit poster is May 20, 2015 and prizes will be awarded to the top contestants. Posters will be judged by the Children’s Mental Health Services Board of Directors.

In Ontario 1 in every 5 children under the age of 19 years old struggles with their mental health. Are you or anyone you know;

• Feeling sad, anxious or angry?

• Having difficulties dealing with things from your past?

• Being bullied?

• Need support at school, at home or with friends?

• Feeling unheard, misunderstood, alone or confused?

• Struggling to get along with others?

YOU ARE NOT ALONE! WE CAN HELP! Please call us at (613)966-3100

*The Children's Mental Health Week Committee of CMHS would appreciate if the week (May 4 - 8, 2015) could be announced on the radio as well! Many thanks!*

Domestic Violence - A Message of Hope

This presentation is about the effects of domestic violence on children, but more importantly, gives a message of hope, that we, as individuals, can have a meaningful and positive impact simply by being compassionate and caring. Please note that there is an RSVP for catering purposes (tea, coffee and light refreshments) and a voluntary donation is requested upon attendance, of which, all proceeds go to Alternatives for Women. To RSVP please call or text Mark Hill on 613-969-8647 or email at mattersofhopecounselling@gmail.com. Registration is 9:30 am on the day and the presentation goes from 10am to 12pm. It will be held at the Picton Town Hall, 2 Ross Street, Corner of King Street in Picton.

Centre Hastings Community Resource Fair

Are you interested in learning about resources in your community? Looking for ways to get involved? Join us at the Community Resource Fair and discover your surroundings in a whole new way! All are welcome!

Kiwanis Centre

100 Lawrence street East, Madoc, K0K 2K0

3:00PM-7:00PM

For more information contact Amanda Witty at Volunteer & Information Quinte

613-969-8862

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Author Visit at the Stirling Library: Hilary MacLeod

Meet Hilary MacLeod, a writer broadcaster and author of a mystery series set in a small Canadian fishing village, The Shores, at the Stirling Library on Wednesday May 6th from 7-9pm.

MacLeod was born in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was educated in England, Canada and Mexico. She's a graduate of McGill University, a former news director for CHUM Ltd. in Montreal and a CBC host in New Brunswick.

In 2012, MacLeod retired from Loyalist College in Belleville, Ontario, where she taught Media Studies for 22 years.

She currently spends her summers in Sea View on Prince Edward Island and her winters in a quaint cottage in Prince Edward County with two divine felines, Gus and Sophie.

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details, or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Heart & Stroke BIG BIKE: Picton

Come out and join us in Picton's BIG BIKE event! CHEER on your local teams, riding downtown between 1:00-7:00. If you'd like to join in the fun and RIDE THE BIG BIKE, ENTER a team, or DONATE to raise funds and awareness for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, please call our office at 613-962-2502.

RIDE BIG LIVE BIG!!!

Chidren's Mental Health Week May 4 - May 8, 2015

Children’s Mental Health Services " Hastings and Prince Edward is celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week May 4, 2015 " May 8, 2015 with a poster contest. Sixteen schools across the region have been invited to participate throughout the month of May. This years’ theme is “What do your Feelings Look Like?”. Deadline to submit poster is May 20, 2015 and prizes will be awarded to the top contestants. Posters will be judged by the Children’s Mental Health Services Board of Directors.

In Ontario 1 in every 5 children under the age of 19 years old struggles with their mental health. Are you or anyone you know;

• Feeling sad, anxious or angry?

• Having difficulties dealing with things from your past?

• Being bullied?

• Need support at school, at home or with friends?

• Feeling unheard, misunderstood, alone or confused?

• Struggling to get along with others?

YOU ARE NOT ALONE! WE CAN HELP! Please call us at (613)966-3100

*The Children's Mental Health Week Committee of CMHS would appreciate if the week (May 4 - 8, 2015) could be announced on the radio as well! Many thanks!*

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

Heart & Stroke BIG BIKE: Belleville

Come out and join us in Belleville's BIG BIKE event! CHEER on your local teams, riding at the Quinte Mall between 10:00-6:30. If you'd like to join in the fun and RIDE THE BIG BIKE, ENTER a team, or DONATE to raise funds and awareness for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, please call our office at 613-962-2502.

RIDE BIG LIVE BIG!!!

Chidren's Mental Health Week May 4 - May 8, 2015

Children’s Mental Health Services " Hastings and Prince Edward is celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week May 4, 2015 " May 8, 2015 with a poster contest. Sixteen schools across the region have been invited to participate throughout the month of May. This years’ theme is “What do your Feelings Look Like?”. Deadline to submit poster is May 20, 2015 and prizes will be awarded to the top contestants. Posters will be judged by the Children’s Mental Health Services Board of Directors.

In Ontario 1 in every 5 children under the age of 19 years old struggles with their mental health. Are you or anyone you know;

• Feeling sad, anxious or angry?

• Having difficulties dealing with things from your past?

• Being bullied?

• Need support at school, at home or with friends?

• Feeling unheard, misunderstood, alone or confused?

• Struggling to get along with others?

YOU ARE NOT ALONE! WE CAN HELP! Please call us at (613)966-3100

*The Children's Mental Health Week Committee of CMHS would appreciate if the week (May 4 - 8, 2015) could be announced on the radio as well! Many thanks!*

The 4th Annual Downtown Student Art Show

The BDIA celebrate the talent of local high school student artists with the Student Art Show. Art work will also be displayed in downtown windows during the month of May. Join us Thursday, May 7th from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm at The Core on Pinnacle Street for the gallery showing of the students work.

For more information please contact our office at 613-968-2242 or bdia@downtownbelleville.ca. Student registration is due by Monday, April 20th.

Babytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 11:00 am

Welcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities every Thursday at 11:00 am, specially formulated for you and your baby. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books. See the look of delight on your little one's face as we bring out our parachute for some fun playtime! No Registration Required. Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details, or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

St Michael Catholic School Presents, "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown"

The students of St. Michael Catholic School proudly presents "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown". Showtimes are at 7:00pm on Thursday May 7th, Friday May 8th, and Saturday May 9th in the gymnasium at St Michael Catholic School in Belleville.

Tickets are $5.00 each and will be sold at the door.

Family Passes are available for $15, which includes tickets for 2 adults and 2 children.

If you would like to order tickets prior to show evenings, please contact Jenna Di Nardo, or a member of the St Michael CS staff. The number for the school is 613-968-5765.

Friday, May 8th, 2015

Chidren's Mental Health Week May 4 - May 8, 2015

Children’s Mental Health Services " Hastings and Prince Edward is celebrating Children’s Mental Health Week May 4, 2015 " May 8, 2015 with a poster contest. Sixteen schools across the region have been invited to participate throughout the month of May. This years’ theme is “What do your Feelings Look Like?”. Deadline to submit poster is May 20, 2015 and prizes will be awarded to the top contestants. Posters will be judged by the Children’s Mental Health Services Board of Directors.

In Ontario 1 in every 5 children under the age of 19 years old struggles with their mental health. Are you or anyone you know;

• Feeling sad, anxious or angry?

• Having difficulties dealing with things from your past?

• Being bullied?

• Need support at school, at home or with friends?

• Feeling unheard, misunderstood, alone or confused?

• Struggling to get along with others?

YOU ARE NOT ALONE! WE CAN HELP! Please call us at (613)966-3100

*The Children's Mental Health Week Committee of CMHS would appreciate if the week (May 4 - 8, 2015) could be announced on the radio as well! Many thanks!*

Rock & Roll Motown

The Stirling Festival Theatre presents Rock & Roll Motown starring Pauly & the Goodfellas on Friday May 8 at 2pm & 8pm. A high energy interactive show that will take you back to the 50’s and 60’s, recreating the look and sound of Rock & Roll and Motown! Enjoy a roast beef buffet pre show dinner at 6pm will be held in our Upper Hall prior to the 8pm performance for $25. Please book ahead. For ticket information call our Box Office 613-395-2100 or 1-877-312-1162 and speak to one of our Sales Associates or book online at http://www.stirlingfestivaltheatre.com

St Michael Catholic School Presents, "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown"

The students of St. Michael Catholic School proudly presents "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown". Showtimes are at 7:00pm on Thursday May 7th, Friday May 8th, and Saturday May 9th in the gymnasium at St Michael Catholic School in Belleville.

Tickets are $5.00 each and will be sold at the door.

Family Passes are available for $15, which includes tickets for 2 adults and 2 children.

If you would like to order tickets prior to show evenings, please contact Jenna Di Nardo, or a member of the St Michael CS staff. The number for the school is 613-968-5765.

Heart & Stroke BIG BIKE: Belleville

Come out and join us in Belleville's BIG BIKE event! CHEER on your local teams, riding at the Quinte Mall between 10:00-7:00. If you'd like to join in the fun and RIDE THE BIG BIKE, ENTER a team, or DONATE to raise funds and awareness for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, please call our office at 613-962-2502.

RIDE BIG LIVE BIG!!!

Saturday, May 9th, 2015

St Michael Catholic School Presents, "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown"

The students of St. Michael Catholic School proudly presents "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown". Showtimes are at 7:00pm on Thursday May 7th, Friday May 8th, and Saturday May 9th in the gymnasium at St Michael Catholic School in Belleville.

Tickets are $5.00 each and will be sold at the door.

Family Passes are available for $15, which includes tickets for 2 adults and 2 children.

If you would like to order tickets prior to show evenings, please contact Jenna Di Nardo, or a member of the St Michael CS staff. The number for the school is 613-968-5765.

World Belly Dance Day

Bellydancers Dancers across North America and around the world are gearing up to make belly dance history once again, all for a great cause. On Saturday, May 9th, 2015 “Shimmy Mobs” will be appearing at various locations from coast to coast to promote World Belly Dance Day and help raise awareness and funds for domestic abuse victims. Shimmy Mob broke the record in 2014 and we aim to break it once again in 2015 by being the largest event of its kind over a huge geographical territory covered in one day. Quinte West is dancing for three Oaks Womens Shelter and services and will appear at Front street Farmers Market at 10.10 until 10.30 and again at Off the Hook at 11 until 11.30. For more information http://www.shimmymob.com

Hazardous & E-Waste Drop-Off in Stirling

Dispose of your hazardous and electronic waste Saturday May 9th, 2015 at 435 Front St W (Arena) in Stirling between 9am and 2pm!

Paint, stain, tvs, computers, fluorescent tubes and bulbs, batteries, household cleaners, microwaves and more!

Help us keep these items out of landfill.

Visit http://www.quinterecycling.org for details!

9th Annual Community Yard Sale

Where: Throughout the village of Batawa.

May 9th 8am -noon

Fundraiser for Literacy Programs

Tyendinaga Township Public Library presents the

Thousand Islands Playhouse Presents

2015 Young Company in….

ROSE’S CLOTHES

A PLAYFUL TALE ABOUT MESSING UP,

DRESSING UP AND GROWING UP

MAY 9th at 12 noon

Melrose Recreation Centre

363 McFarlane Road

Sponsored by the

Tyendinaga Twp. Public Library.

Tickets $1.00 each

Fundraiser Canteen available to purchase lunch.

All proceeds will go towards the

Summer Literacy Programs.

For more info please call the library 613-967-0606

Ladies Plant and Bake Sale

Where: Batawa Sacred Heart Church Hall

Date: Saturday, May 9th, 2015

Time: 8:00am-Noon

“From our oven to your table”

Fresh Canadian-European baking for Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day flower arrangements, perennials, baked treats, coffee, and tea for sale.

NEW THIS YEAR: On site gardening tips from Bea the Gardener of Natural Themes.

SPRING LUNCHEON & BAKE SALE

Strata - Salad - Dessert - Tea/Coffee - $9.00

Assorted Baked Goods

CHRIST CHURCH ANGLICAN

Kent Street, Campbellford

Saturday, May 9th

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes and Indoor Garage Sale

Walk A Mile IN Her Shoes combines big hearts with big feet as men walk in women's shoes to help bring awareness that violence and abuse of our women and children has to stop! Support the community by walking,donating and/or coming out to support the cause. Our very popular Garage Sale for Shelter is back again due to popular demand. Join us a Empire Square for both events plus a charity barbecue and the great music of Instant Rivalry May 9/15

Saturday Program: Mother's Day

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:30 am

Ages: 3 & up

Make a special gift for a loved one and enjoy stories and songs. No registration required. Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Sunday, May 10th, 2015

Mother's Day Country & Gospel Show

Mother's Day Country & Gospel Show

by Lorain Sine & Friends

@ Wellington United Church

on Sunday May 10th 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

$15 @ the door or a donation

All proceeds go to Loyalist Humane Society

Marmora Legion Brunch

Marmora Legion will be hosting a Mother's Day Brunch on Sunday May 10, from 9 am to 2 pm. We will be serving turkey and pumpkin pie along with our regular breakfast/brunch foods. Cost is $9 for adults and $4 for children under eight. Everyone is welcome and we hope to see you there.

Mother's Day Tea and tour

Bring Mom to Glanmore National Historic Site for a lovely afternoon tea hosted by the Friends of Glanmore on Sunday, May 10, 2015. Enjoy delicious tea sandwiches, scones, homemade jam and sweets then explore the historic house with a guided tour. Two seatings are available to choose from: 12:30 or 3:00 pm. Advance tickets required, $25.00 per person. Call 613-962-2329

Mother's Day Breakfast

Trenton Wooler Elks Lodge is having their annual Mother's Day breakfast on May.10th.2015.Bring your mother/ Grandmother or even the special someone that has been like a mother along with the rest of the family to enjoy a FREE breakfast. Breakfast will be served from 8 am until 11:30 am at the Trenton Wooler Elks Lodge located at 18092 Telephone Rd, Trenton, Ontario. Donations will be accepted.

Mother’s Day Brunch at Batawa Ski Hill

Bringing Families Together in Batawa

9am " 2pm, Sunday May 10th, 2015

at the Batawa Grill

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Toddlertime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Children ages 18 months to 3 years and their caregivers will enjoy stories, finger rhymes, felt stories, and music during this interactive 30 minute story time. 1st Floor Program Room. No registration required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Heart & Stroke BIG BIKE: Belleville

Come out and join us in Belleville's BIG BIKE event! CHEER on your local teams, riding downtown between 10:00-5:30. If you'd like to join in the fun and RIDE THE BIG BIKE, ENTER a team, or DONATE to raise funds and awareness for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, please call our office at 613-962-2502.

RIDE BIG LIVE BIG!!!

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Author Lynda Simmons

Author Lynda Simmons will be at Madoc Public Library at 7pm on Tuesday May 12th for a talk, reading and book signing. Lynda is the author of Island Girl, Charmed...I'm Sure, and Getting Rid of Rosie. You can find out more about Lynda here: http://www.lyndasimmons.com.

Hospice Quinte's Dump the Plump Weight Loss Challenge

Let's Kick Start that New Years Resolution!

Create a team or sign up as an individual and Dump that Plump!

Register on January 13th for this 6 month weight loss challenge. Weigh ins are the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Hospice Quinte office from 8am-6pm

Prizes are awarded to every participant including the Biggest Individual Loser and Overall Team loses!

Contact Hospice Quinte for more information at 613 966 6610 ext 224

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Presentation by Sailors, Sandra & Paul Johnson

Meet local e-book author and world travellers, Sandra and Paul Johnston as they present their personal adventures on the high seas during their TWENTY FOUR year trip around the world! All welcome!

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details, or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Babytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 11:00 am

Welcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities every Thursday at 11:00 am, specially formulated for you and your baby. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books. See the look of delight on your little one's face as we bring out our parachute for some fun playtime! No Registration Required. Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details, or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Saturday, May 16th, 2015

Saturday Program: Around the Campfire

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:30 am

Ages: 3 & up

Celebrate the long weekend at the library! Join us for songs, stories, and crafts all about camping! No registration required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Author Visit - Belleville Public Library

Author Visit: Mesdames of Mayhem

Saturday, May 16th at 2:30 pm in the 3rd floor meeting room

Belleville Public Library is pleased to announce that the Mesdames of Mayhem will be visiting the library on Saturday, May 16th as part of our May is Mystery Month celebrations. The Mesdames of Mayhem are a group of 14 award-winning female Crime Writers who have worked together for many years and have combined their talent and experience to produce an anthology of short mystery stories titled Thirteen. Six of the authors that make up the Mesdames of Mayhem will be on hand to discuss their anthology Thirteen as well as their own mystery writing:

-Catherine Astolfo " winner of the Arthur Ellis and Derrick Murdoch awards and Past President of Crime Writers of Canada

-Rosemary Aubert " author of the popular mystery series starring Ellis Portal

-Vicki Delany " bestselling author and one of Canada’s most prolific and varied crime writers, writes under the pen name Eva Gates, local author from the County

-Lisa de Nikolits " an award winning author originally from South Africa

-Rosemary McCracken " author of the Pat Tierney mystery series

-Joan O’Callaghan " winner of the Polar Expressions Publishing’s National Competition in 2014

An afternoon not to be missed, come join us at the library as we celebrate May is Mystery Month. No registration is required for this FREE event. Call 613-968-6731 ext. 2237 for further details.

TRENTON HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY PLANT SALE

Annual Plant Sale 8 am to 12 noon at Chiropractic Centre's parking lot, 455 Dundas St. West, Trenton.

Plainfield Women's Institute Charity Plant Sale

Charity Plant Sale will be held on Saturday May 16th at Gilead Community Hall, 420 Bronk Rd. (east from HWY#37 via Harmony Rd. or west from Shannonville Rd. via Harmony Rd.) From 8am-1pm. Refreshments available (coffee, muffins etc.) and a BBQ Lunch from 11am-1pm. Plant donations gladly accepted as well. Hope to see you there.

Ontario Genealogical Society Quinte Branch

The May presentation will feature Shannon Millar discussing "Archeology: How can we Preserve Our Heritage. Why should we preserve our heritage and what is heritage exactly?"

Place - Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Dr, Trenton

Time - 1 - 3 pm

Everyone welcome, bring a friend.

Additional info available at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/

Bottle Drive

"The Wipeouts" a Relay for Life team is holding a bottle drive.

Where: 188 King St East, Colborne

When: Saturday May 16th

Time: 10am - 2pm

All proceeds are going to the Brighton "Relay for Life"

Multi Family Yard and Bake Sale

Multi Family Yard and Bake Sale Saturday, May 16th from 8:00am-1:00pm @ 560 Sidney St, Belleville. Lots of great treasures and yummy treats. All proceeds go to helping a group of ladies heading to Guatemala in August.

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

International Museum Day Open House

Glanmore National Historic Site is offering an Open House with free admission on Sunday, May 17 from 1 to 4 pm as part of International Museum Day celebrations. This is an excellent opportunity to revisit Belleville's treasured historic house or discover it for the very first time.

Glanmore was built in 1883 for J.P.C Phillips and his wife Harriet. The building is recognized for its excellent 2nd Empire style architecture and displays original furnishing as well as a collection of European fine and decorative arts.

During the Open House, visitors can explore the historic house, hear about past restoration projects, learn about the current project to reproduce the original hall carpeting and enjoy complimentary light refreshments.

Glanmore National Historic Site is located at 257 Bridge Street East, Belleville. For more information about International Museum Day contact Glanmore at 613-962-2329 or visit wwww.glanmore.ca

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Electronic Waste Drop Off

The Adventure Class of Queen Victoria School is having an electronics waste recycling drop off day from May 19 to May 23. Drop off your unwanted computers, TVs, and electronics at the parking lot for Dewe’s Independent Grocer at 400 Dundas St. E. Tues May 19 " Friday May 22 from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Saturday May 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Your donation will support the Adventure Class of Queen Victoria school and help with enhanced education activities in and out of the classroom.

http://www.adventureclass.ca

Electronics Waste Recycling Event

Adventure Class QVS Fundraising Event.

Drop Off - 400 Dundas St. E. Belleville, ON

Parking lot of Dewie's Independent Grocer.

Tuesday May 19th - Saturday May 23rd

Tuesday - Friday 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details, or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Electronic Waste Drop Off

The Adventure Class of Queen Victoria School is having an electronics waste recycling drop off day from May 19 to May 23. Drop off your unwanted computers, TVs, and electronics at the parking lot for Dewe’s Independent Grocer at 400 Dundas St. E. Tues May 19 " Friday May 22 from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Saturday May 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Your donation will support the Adventure Class of Queen Victoria school and help with enhanced education activities in and out of the classroom.

http://www.adventureclass.ca

Electronics Waste Recycling Event

Adventure Class QVS Fundraising Event.

Drop Off - 400 Dundas St. E. Belleville, ON

Parking lot of Dewie's Independent Grocer.

Tuesday May 19th - Saturday May 23rd

Tuesday - Friday 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details, or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

TRENTON HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY Meeting

The Trenton Horticultural Society meets monthly on the third Thursday of most months at Trenton United Church, 85 Dundas St. East, Trenton. Guests are always welcome. Annual membership is $15.

Electronic Waste Drop Off

The Adventure Class of Queen Victoria School is having an electronics waste recycling drop off day from May 19 to May 23. Drop off your unwanted computers, TVs, and electronics at the parking lot for Dewe’s Independent Grocer at 400 Dundas St. E. Tues May 19 " Friday May 22 from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Saturday May 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Your donation will support the Adventure Class of Queen Victoria school and help with enhanced education activities in and out of the classroom.

http://www.adventureclass.ca

Babytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 11:00 am

Welcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities every Thursday at 11:00 am, specially formulated for you and your baby. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books. See the look of delight on your little one's face as we bring out our parachute for some fun playtime! No Registration Required. Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Electronics Waste Recycling Event

Adventure Class QVS Fundraising Event.

Drop Off - 400 Dundas St. E. Belleville, ON

Parking lot of Dewie's Independent Grocer.

Tuesday May 19th - Saturday May 23rd

Tuesday - Friday 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Electronics Waste Recycling Event

Adventure Class QVS Fundraising Event.

Drop Off - 400 Dundas St. E. Belleville, ON

Parking lot of Dewie's Independent Grocer.

Tuesday May 19th - Saturday May 23rd

Tuesday - Friday 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Electronic Waste Drop Off

The Adventure Class of Queen Victoria School is having an electronics waste recycling drop off day from May 19 to May 23. Drop off your unwanted computers, TVs, and electronics at the parking lot for Dewe’s Independent Grocer at 400 Dundas St. E. Tues May 19 " Friday May 22 from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Saturday May 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Your donation will support the Adventure Class of Queen Victoria school and help with enhanced education activities in and out of the classroom.

http://www.adventureclass.ca

Murray Centennial Public School Fun Fair

This is an evening full of activities with something for everyone which has been attended by more than 500 community members in past years. We will be holding a silent auction, various games for all ages and many other attractions. The funds raised from this year’s Fun Fair will go towards our goal of a new playground in the back of the school. We are currently researching and implementing a plan for a natural playground environment that will be the focus of our fundraising efforts over the next few years.

Messy Church

Christ church Anglican in partnership with st. Matthews United Church will be the next host of Messy church and this event will take place at Christ Church Anglican 39 Everett Street Belleville on Friday may 22 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. and this will include arts, Crafts, Games, music and a video presentation of Holy Moly and a supper will follow. This event is for families of all ages and Parents, Guardians and Grandparents are strongly encouraged to be a part of this wonderful event. NOTE* This will be our last get together for the season and we'll return in the Fall. Please stay tuned for more details on our date for our next get together.

Honkytonk Gal the Loretta Lynn tribute

The Stirling Festival Theatre presents HonkyTonk Gal the Loretta Lynn Tribute starring “Canada’s tribute queen” Amberley Beatty on Friday May 22 at 2pm & 8pm. A new tribute show to “the first lady of Country music”, that showcases the most popular and best-loved Loretta Lynn’s songs. Amberley’s mesmerizing performance proves country music is alive and well. Enjoy a roast beef buffet pre show dinner at 6pm will be held in our Upper Hall prior to the 8pm performance for $25. Please book ahead. For ticket information call our Box Office 613-395-2100 or 1-877-312-1162 and speak to one of our Sales Associates or book online at http://www.stirlingfestivaltheatre.com

50's 60's dance at Picton Elks May 22ndW

The Picton Elks are hosting a 50's 60's dance May 22nd 8PM. Music by original artists. There will be door prizes, spot dances and dance contests. $15 a couple $10 single at the door. come see the recently renovated hall. Lots of fun. All welcomed. 21 Elk st. Picton.

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

2015 Talk Series on Local History

2015 Talk Series on Local History at the Deseronto Public Library

Presenting Marlene Brant Castllano on Mohawks and Settlers: neighbours throughout history.

1:00 pm at the Deseronto Public Library

358 Main Street Deseronto, ON

Call for further information

Bring the Bulls back project

Community yardsale to help support Bring the Bulls back project. At Hillcrest Community Centre. 69 Centre street. From 8 am to 2 pm .

A great time for Belleville Bulls fans to come and meet each other and support our cause to work with city officials in bringing an OHL team back to Belleville.

Herbert's Fries and Family Fun Inflatables will be there.

Legal rights

The Trenton Military Resource Centre is hosting a free presentation on legal rights at the centre, Thursday, May 21 at 7 pm. To register, please contact the MFRC reception at 613 965 3575 or email AmyL@cogeco.net

Buck-A-Bag Clothing Event

Well it's time again for our Semi-Annual Buck-A-Bag Clothing Event!!! ***All Funds Raised on this date will go to support The Hamilton Family as they recover from the loss of their home to a fire "***

Join us at 8 am until 11 am on Saturday May 23, 2015 and FILL UP some grocery bags (provided by us) with as many clothes as you can...ALL FOR JUST $1.00 per bag!!

** Please note the Time change** 8am-11am**

At Calvary Temple ~ 679 Dundas St West Belleville, On

...There will be clothing for EVERYONE...baby clothes...kids clothes..adult clothes...boys/girls...men/women!!!

Our Goal is to BLESS EVERYONE in our CHURCH and in our COMMUNITY, with some quality, previously-owned clothing and accessories, for an incredible bargain of $1.00/bag...

AND to raise some funds for one of our church families with 4 children. The Hamilton's lost their home to a fire on Good Friday 2015!! Let's help them out.

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ALL ARE WELCOME !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

!!!! PLEASE tell ALL of your FRIENDS, FAMILY and NEIGHBOURS !!!!!

Thank you to all of those who have attended/donated/volunteered at past events, and for helping to make them such a huge success!!!

*****Donations of clothing and accessories will be gladly accepted and GREATLY appreciated starting May 10, 2015 until May 21, 2015*****

Volunteers are needed to help with set up on Thursday May 21st, and Friday May 22nd, and packing up on Saturday May 23rd after the event!!! Please call the church at 613-969-0888 ext 22 or ext 26, or send me an e-mail at troyer@calvarytemple.ca if you are able to help out in any way.

Thank you and God Bless!!

Tina Royer

Calvary Temple, Belleville

679 Dundas St. West, Belleville, Ontario K8N 4Z2

Love, Loss and What I Wore

This hilarious play is based on the book by Ilene Beckerman and was written by Nora and Delia Ephron (When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless In Seattle). There will be two shows on Saturday, May 23rd at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm and they will be held at The Greek Banquet Hall, 70 Harder Drive, Belleville. There will be a silent auction, 50/50 draws, door prizes. Tickets are $30.00 each and this includes tea, coffee and a fabulous dessert! For info and tickets, please call Elise Hineman at 613-967-6300 x204. This is a fundraiser for The Sexual Assault Centre for Quinte and District.

Belleville Spring Sprint

Join us and be part of the National Movement to End Brain Tumours!

http://www.springsprint.ca

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Zwick Centennial Park

2.5km or 5km walk or fun-run

Registration, activities and entertainment begins at 8:30 am

Heart & Stroke BIG BIKE: Bancroft

Come out and join us in Bancroft's BIG BIKE event! CHEER on your local teams, riding downtown between 10:00-12:30. If you'd like to join in the fun and RIDE THE BIG BIKE, ENTER a team, or DONATE to raise funds and awareness for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, please call our office at 613-962-2502.

RIDE BIG LIVE BIG!!!

Fill the Truck

Loyalist Humane Society

is holding a Fill The Truck

on Saturday, May 23, 2015 @ 10am - 2pm

Location: Sobey's in Picton

Wish List Items: cat food, both dry and wet, clumping litter and cleaning products.

Tax Receipts will be given for cash donations over $10.

SPRING FLING DANCE

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

8:00 pm Until 1:00 am

Masonic Hall

153 Main St., Brighton, Ontario

Pogie’s DJ Services

$10.00 per person

Get Your Tickets Early !

Call

613-475-2327 or 613-475-4886

Prizes and Snacks - Cash Bar

Age of Majority Event - Casual Dress

FUND RAISER

ALL PROCEEDS TO GO TO

MASONIC BUILDING FUND

Electronics Waste Recycling Event

Adventure Class QVS Fundraising Event.

Drop Off - 400 Dundas St. E. Belleville, ON

Parking lot of Dewie's Independent Grocer.

Tuesday May 19th - Saturday May 23rd

Tuesday - Friday 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday Program: L'il Artist: A Day with Monet

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:30 am

Ages: 3 & up

Create your own "impression" of spring in the colour pallet and painting style of Monet! No registration required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Electronic Waste Drop Off

The Adventure Class of Queen Victoria School is having an electronics waste recycling drop off day from May 19 to May 23. Drop off your unwanted computers, TVs, and electronics at the parking lot for Dewe’s Independent Grocer at 400 Dundas St. E. Tues May 19 " Friday May 22 from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Saturday May 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Your donation will support the Adventure Class of Queen Victoria school and help with enhanced education activities in and out of the classroom.

http://www.adventureclass.ca

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

Tweed Lions Jamboree

Tweed Lions Charity Jamboree Sunday May 24 1 - 4 pm at the Tweed Agricultural Building, L & A Country Band, Open Mic, Dancing, Canteen, Admission $6.00

Club donation to the Royal Canadian Legion #428

SONsations musical afternoon

St. John's United Church, Tweed beginning at 2PM. SONsations musical group performing "Oldies, Pop, Gospel, Country". Members of this group are John and Wanda Chisholm, (formerly of the Crusaders) Vivian McConnell and Al Murack. Admission $8.00.

Ride for Hunger May 24

Ride for Hunger is happening on Sunday May 24th @ Belleville Market Square, get your kick stands up at 11:30 and ride of the beautiful Prince Edward County.

Riders and the public return to delicious Quinte Pig Out Roasters BBQ with Live Getaway Band, Silent Auction, Door Prizes and 50/50. Riders can register on line http://www.rideforhunger.ca or arrive at 11:00 am at site to register. Details call 613 962-9043

Ride for Hunger

This annual motorcycle ride brings together hundreds of motorcycle enthusiasts and their friends for an hour long ride through beautiful Prince Edward County. Registration fees include Pig Roast and BBQ by Pig Out Roasters. Event includes live music from local band, The Getaway, 50/50, Silent Auction and Raffle. All are welcome to take part in the BBQ and other events happening at Market Square. Ride Registration Fee is $25 Passengers $15

Visit http://www.rideforhunger.ca for more details or call- 613-962-9043

Monday, May 25th, 2015

Toddlertime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Children ages 18 months to 3 years and their caregivers will enjoy stories, finger rhymes, felt stories, and music during this interactive 30 minute story time. 1st Floor Program Room. No registration required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Fireside Book Club

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 6:30-7:30 pm

The Fireside Book Club meets at the fireplace on the main floor of the library on the last Monday of each month. This month we will be discussing "Miss Me When I'm Gone" by Emily Arsenault. Everyone is welcome - find your new favourite author - make new friends! Call 613-968-6731x2235 or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca.

An Evening of Civil Rights and National Security with Sukanya Pillay

Date: Monday May 25th, 2015

Time: 6:30pm

Location: Belleville OPSEU Hall

191 Dundas St. East,

Belleville, ON

Sukanya Pillay is the current head of the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, a former Professor of Law at Windsor University and specializes in laws surrounding civil rights, national security and counter-terrorism.

We'll be going over Bill C-51, and the civil rights and security situation here in Canada, opening up the floor to questions from the public.

Please RSVP, as seating is limited.

Contact: Richard Hewitt

Phone: 807-630-0037

Email: rahewitt@lakeheadu.ca

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Exploring Mental Health and Addictions - The unpredictable journey

Effective Leader and Inspirational Speaker Skid Row to CEO Joe Roberts comes to Belleville - Maranatha Church 8am - 4pm, Four Speakers, one full day with lunch and snacks. For information on tickets call Hastings & Prince Edward Counties Health Unit or Mental Health Services Belleville & Picton.

Afternoon Book Club

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 2:00 " 3:00 pm

The Afternoon Book Club meets on the fourth Tuesday in the Board Room on the second floor. This month we will be discussing “The Painted Girls" by Cathy Marie Buchanan. Everyone is welcome - find your new favourite author - make new friends! Call 613-968-6731x2235 or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca.

Get Tick Smart with Quinte Conservation

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

7:00 - 8:00 pm

Quinte Conservation: 2061 Old Hwy.2, Belleville

Join us and learn about how to enjoy the outdoors in spite of ticks.

Find out what you need to know about ticks in our area.

For more information

http://www.quinteconservation.ca

613-968-3434 or 613-354-3312

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

BGH Volunteer Intake/Information Session

Belleville General Hospital Auxiliary needs Volunteers. If you have 2-4 hours/week to give, please come and join us at at 265 Dundas St. E., 2nd Fl., Volunteer Office at 1:30 p.m. We will be discussing and answering questions about Volunteering opportunities. If you are unable to attend and want information on how to become a volunteer, please call 613-969-7400 Ext 2297 or visit us at qhc.on.ca/volunteer. We need you as a Volunteer.

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details, or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Habitat Family Selection Information Session

Starting in January 2015, Habitat for Humanity will be hosting Family Selection information sessions on the fourth Thursday of every month. If you have lived in the Hastings or Prince Edward area for the last year, are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, steadily employed but can't afford or obtain a conventional mortgage and you are living somewhere that doesn't meet your families needs then come to an information session. You may be eligible to become a Habitat partner family! Join us on Thursday at 7pm at Habitat for Humanity Prince Edward-Hastings, 365 Bell Blvd, Belleville. Further information: 613-969-1415

Babytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 11:00 am

Welcome to 30 minutes of engaging activities every Thursday at 11:00 am, specially formulated for you and your baby. Enjoy a tickle and some bouncing, lots of songs and some board books. See the look of delight on your little one's face as we bring out our parachute for some fun playtime! No Registration Required. Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Storytime

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:00 am

Are you ready for some fun! Well, that is exactly what you will find at our Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 and up and their caregivers. Please join our enthusiastic Children's staff for 45 minutes of stories, rhymes and music. 1st Floor Program Room. No Registration Required.

Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details, or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Quinte Arts Council Juried Show "Expressions

Enjoy works in a variety of media and meet the artists at the opening reception for "Expressions" on Thursday, May 7th from 6-7:30 p.m. at the John M. Parrott Art Gallery. This exhibition is the Quinte Arts Council's bi-annual juried show featuring artists and artisans from the Quinte region. For more information call 613-968-6731 x2240 or email gallery@bellevillelibrary.ca

www,quinteartscouncil.org

Belleville Plein Art Festival - Painting in the Open Air

The BDIA invites you to paint "en Plein Air" during the third annual Plein Air Festival. Whether you are a participating artist or spectator, there is something for everyone during these four days.

For artists: This year, registering early can pay off! Register for the Belleville Plein Air Festival by April 30th and be entered to a chance to win your accommodations, graciously donated by The Travelodge Hotel. To view festival rules and regulations and to register, please visit our website: http://www.downtownbelleville.ca

For spectators: During the festival, you will be able to tour historic downtown Belleville, along the waterfront trails and up into the gorgeous East Hill to visit the artists during this festival. After the final day of painting, art will be available for purchase in a silent auction at the Quinte Arts Council and on display in Paulo's and Dinkel's for your viewing.

For more information please email bdia@downtownbelleville.ca, call our office at 613-968-2242 and visit our website http://www.downtownbelleville.ca

Local woman reaching out to Ellen DeGeneres to raise Stem Cell awareness

Brynn McLennan is an amazing, inspiring Ottawa-area woman with FSH Muscular Dystrophy.  Brynn's goal is to raise awareness of the One Match stem cell registry system.  Stem Cells are the medicine for everyone's future - "our body can heal itself, with a little help from our friends!" Brynn has now reached out to her idol, Ellen DeGeneres, by posting a video on Ellentube of the song her brother, Ryan McLennnan, wrote and performed for her called "I'm Strong".  10,000 views will get Ellen's attention!  In only 48 hours the video has already received over 2,200 views from our Facebook shares alone!!!  We would appreciate the opportunity to post Brynn's story on your website to help spread awareness of the ability of these amazing "miracle cells", which inevitably will help so many diseases, ailments and injuries.  Here is the link to the Ellentube video: http://ellentube.com/videos/1-aud7w3eu/

For more information about Brynn, please visit her website-www.stemcellsforbrynn.com

Thank you!

Friday, May 29th, 2015

Stirling Legion Garage Sale and BBQ

Stirling Legion Branch 228 is holding a garage sale and BBQ to raise funds for much needed renovations and projects within their facility.

The garage sale will be Friday, May 29th and Saturday, May 30, from 8:00AM - 3:00 PM. BBQ will begin at 11:00AM.

Shades of Roy - The Premier Orbison Experience

The Stirling Festival Theatre presents Shades of Roy - The Premier Orbison Experience on Friday May 29 at 2pm & 8pm. A tribute to Roy Orbison starring Vili V. From the famous Orbison growl to the crystal-clear falsetto, you’ll hear it all in ‘Only The Lonely’, ‘Crying’, ‘Pretty Woman’ and many more. All songs are performed in the same keys and arrangements as Roy Orbison. Enjoy a roast beef buffet pre show dinner at 6pm will be held in our Upper Hall prior to the 8pm performance for $25. Please book ahead. For ticket information call our Box Office 613-395-2100 or 1-877-312-1162 and speak to one of our Sales Associates or book online at http://www.stirlingfestivaltheatre.com

Belleville Plein Art Festival - Painting in the Open Air

The BDIA invites you to paint "en Plein Air" during the third annual Plein Air Festival. Whether you are a participating artist or spectator, there is something for everyone during these four days.

For artists: This year, registering early can pay off! Register for the Belleville Plein Air Festival by April 30th and be entered to a chance to win your accommodations, graciously donated by The Travelodge Hotel. To view festival rules and regulations and to register, please visit our website: http://www.downtownbelleville.ca

For spectators: During the festival, you will be able to tour historic downtown Belleville, along the waterfront trails and up into the gorgeous East Hill to visit the artists during this festival. After the final day of painting, art will be available for purchase in a silent auction at the Quinte Arts Council and on display in Paulo's and Dinkel's for your viewing.

For more information please email bdia@downtownbelleville.ca, call our office at 613-968-2242 and visit our website http://www.downtownbelleville.ca

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

Lilac Luncheon and Bake Sale

St.Peter's Presbyterian Church Women of Madoc invite you to attend their annual Lilac Luncheon and Bake Sale, Saturday, May 30 from 1130 am until 2 o'clock, in St.Peter's hall at 115 St.Lawrence St. West Madoc. Adults $5, preteens $2. free for preschool children.

Saturday Program: How does your Garden Grow?

Place: Belleville Public Library

Time: 10:30 am

Ages: 3 & up

Learn all about gardening through stories and songs, and then plant your own seed! No registration required. Call 613-968-6731 x2235 for more details or visit http://www.bellevillelibrary.ca

Apple Blossom Tyme Festival

Come celebrate Spring in downtown Colborne at our annual weekend Festival with a family movie Friday, May 29 and a wide range of events, kid's activities, petting zoo, midway, Garden Shed Marketplace vendors and good food all weekend. Saturday events include a Vintage Tractor Show, Good in every Grain -then and now displays and activities, Street Buskers, laser tag, soap box derby (cars provided), Strong Man competition and a dance with Sawmill Road. Sunday features the classic car show, ecumenical Worship Service and so much more. Free Admission. Free Parking and shuttle. appleblossomtyme.com and find us on Facebook.

The HUB Child & Family Centre YARD SALE

YARD SALE

10 McFarland Court, Picton

8:00am - 1:00pm

Daycare Items- Storage + Book Shelves, Child size tables +chairs, cots

TOYS, TOYS, TOYS- Doll Houses, Pirate ships, Toy Kitchens with play food, blocks, easels

MUCH MUCH MORE

Stirling Legion Garage Sale and BBQ

Stirling Legion Branch 228 is holding a garage sale and BBQ to raise funds for much needed renovations and projects within their facility.

The garage sale will be Friday, May 29th and Saturday, May 30, from 8:00AM - 3:00 PM. BBQ will begin at 11:00AM.

QUINTE REPAIR CAFE

A pop up event where you can fix your things with the help of a local repair guru, free-of-charge and enjoy delicious snacks too!

· You bring the broken/damaged items and we’ll provide the tools and know-how.

· We accept a variety of items including clothing, small appliances, bikes, furniture, electronics, jewelry and more.

· Contact email: sustainability@loyalistc.on.ca

· Contact URL: http://bit.do/Quinte-Repair-Cafe

Belleville Roller Derby Season Opener

BELLEVILLE ROLLER DERBY PRESENTS

BELLEVILLE BOMBSHELLS VS RENFREW Valley Valkyries

SATURDAY MAY 30

CFB TRENTON RCAF ARENA 240 RCAF Rd. Trenton

A night of full contact flat track women's roller derby!

TICKETS $8 in advance

$10 at the door Children 12 AND under FREE

DOORS OPEN AT 4 PM GAME STARTS AT 5 PM

cash only / DRY EVENT

Buy Tickets Online http://www.brownpapertickets.com

“Belleville Roller Derby Season Opener”

TICKETS ALSO AVAILABLE AT:

INJECTIONS TATTOO & Piercing 145 Pinnacle St Belleville

TWISTED ANCHOR TATTOO & Piercing250 Front St Belleville

Brighton Lions Walk for Dog Guides

2nd Annual Walk for Dog Guides in Brighton.

Registration starts at 8 15 a.m. Walk commences at 9 00 a.m.

Memory Junction is where it all happens. Money raised assists in

dogs being trained for a specific needs....vision ...hearing ...seizures...6 programs in all.

Come walk with your own pooch or just on your own.

All walkers receive a free bacon on a bun.

Pullin' for a Cure - Exhibition Grounds

Saturday, May 30th Gates open at 9am with Dyno Runs

Truck Show & Shine 12-5pm

Horse Pull 1pm

Truck and Tractor Pull 5pm

New this year, Transport pull - local and modifed

$10 admission, kids 12 and under FREE

All proceeds go to the local Canadian Cancer Society

For more info go to http://www.pullinforacure.com

Friends of Glanmore Fundraising Plant Sale

The Friends of Glanmore are taking for the front lawn at Glanmore National Historic Site for a Fundraising Plant and Bake Sale on Saturday, May 30, 2015.

Don't miss this fantastic sale, just in time for the spring planting season. The sale will feature perennial plants, gardening books and garden accessories as well as a bake table with delicious sweets, cakes, cookies and more.

The Friends of Glanmore are an active group of volunteers at Glanmore National Historic Site. Funds raised from this event will be in support of special volunteer projects at the museum.

The Fundraising Plant and Bake sale will take place in front of Glanmore National Historic Site, 257 Bridge Street East, Belleville, on Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 8 am to 12 pm. Call 613-962-2329 or visit http://www.glanmore.ca for more information.

Belleville Plein Art Festival - Painting in the Open Air

The BDIA invites you to paint "en Plein Air" during the third annual Plein Air Festival. Whether you are a participating artist or spectator, there is something for everyone during these four days.

For artists: This year, registering early can pay off! Register for the Belleville Plein Air Festival by April 30th and be entered to a chance to win your accommodations, graciously donated by The Travelodge Hotel. To view festival rules and regulations and to register, please visit our website: http://www.downtownbelleville.ca

For spectators: During the festival, you will be able to tour historic downtown Belleville, along the waterfront trails and up into the gorgeous East Hill to visit the artists during this festival. After the final day of painting, art will be available for purchase in a silent auction at the Quinte Arts Council and on display in Paulo's and Dinkel's for your viewing.

For more information please email bdia@downtownbelleville.ca, call our office at 613-968-2242 and visit our website http://www.downtownbelleville.ca

Sunday, May 31st, 2015

Apple Blossom Tyme Festival

Come celebrate Spring in downtown Colborne at our annual weekend Festival with a family movie Friday, May 29 and a wide range of events, kid's activities, petting zoo, midway, Garden Shed Marketplace vendors and good food all weekend. Saturday events include a Vintage Tractor Show, Good in every Grain -then and now displays and activities, Street Buskers, laser tag, soap box derby (cars provided), Strong Man competition and a dance with Sawmill Road. Sunday features the classic car show, ecumenical Worship Service and so much more. Free Admission. Free Parking and shuttle. appleblossomtyme.com and find us on Facebook.

CARSTAR'S Great Strides Walk for Cystic Fibrosis Canada

Help us raise money and awareness for Cystic Fibrosis. There are approximately 4,000 Canadians living with cystic fibrosis who receive specialized care at one of the 42 CF clinics across the country.

Each week in Canada, two children are diagnosed and one person dies from the disease.

We will be having our 4th annual walk on Sunday May 31.

If you would like to raise money we have pledge forms or you can go on-line to Cystic Fibrosis Canada site.

84 Donald St (Belleville)

Registration will be at 9am

Walk will start at 10am

5km

prize table

light lunch

no pets please

we will have a bus driving behind the walkers so if you get tired you can jump on.

Belleville Plein Art Festival - Painting in the Open Air

The BDIA invites you to paint "en Plein Air" during the third annual Plein Air Festival. Whether you are a participating artist or spectator, there is something for everyone during these four days.

For artists: This year, registering early can pay off! Register for the Belleville Plein Air Festival by April 30th and be entered to a chance to win your accommodations, graciously donated by The Travelodge Hotel. To view festival rules and regulations and to register, please visit our website: http://www.downtownbelleville.ca

For spectators: During the festival, you will be able to tour historic downtown Belleville, along the waterfront trails and up into the gorgeous East Hill to visit the artists during this festival. After the final day of painting, art will be available for purchase in a silent auction at the Quinte Arts Council and on display in Paulo's and Dinkel's for your viewing.

For more information please email bdia@downtownbelleville.ca, call our office at 613-968-2242 and visit our website http://www.downtownbelleville.ca

Quinte Royals Famuily Fun Day

Grand Home Opener and family Fun day fundraiser supporting the mosquito division of the Quinte Royals. Game starts at 11 am Live music by JJR, BBQ, vendors, free activities, and prizes!

Don Ogden/ amphitheatre, Trenton

9th annual county kids of steel

The County KOS Triathlon offers kids the experience of a triathlon in a positive and fun way. Our distances are kid-friendly so any child can finish successfully with a smile on their face! The 9th Annual County KOS Tri is May 31, 2015 _ WE ARE STILL IN NEED FOR VOLUNTEERS, COME DOWN TO THE PRINCE EDWARD FITNESS AND AQUATIC CENTER (JUST WEST OF PICTON) ON MAY 31 AT 0800 IF YOU ARE ABLE TO HELP! Volunteers get a t-shirt and lunch!

Communion Brunch

Queen of the Most Holy Rosary, Catholic Women's League annual Communion Brunch on Sunday, May 31/15 at The Church 169 North Park St. at 11am. This is a catered Brunch , an excellent menu and a guest speaker, Marie Savage on the topic of mental illness. Tickets price is $15.00 and tickets will be available at all the Masses every weekend during May and by calling Dorothy at 613-967-1459.


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