Wilfred Community Hall – Magoo & The Liverspots Concert. Saturday, Oct. 5th, 7 p.m.
Wilfred Community Hall (east of Pefferlaw) C20695 Brock Rd. 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tel: 705-437-1467
GTTI – Georgina Pins & Needles. Sunday, Oct. 6th, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Join us for our October meeting at the Georgina Technical and Training Institute (GTTI) 5207 Baseline Rd. Tel: 905-722-5800
North Durham Nature – Mushrooms and Late Season Plants at Glen Major Woods. Monday, Oct. 14th, 10 a.m.
Meet at Glen Major Forest parking lot, Concession 7, Uxbridge, 6 km south of Goodwood road. Mid-autumn is a great time to go into the forest to see colourful foliage and look for mushrooms. Join naturalist James Kamstra and learn about the basics of mushrooms identification and late season flora. No pets please. Pre-register: email@example.com
Last Curbside Giveaway of 2019. Saturday, Oct. 19th
Saturday, Oct. 19, is the final Curbside Giveaway this year. Put unwanted items out at the curb for others to take free of charge between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. All unclaimed items must be removed by 5 p.m.
Peaceful Hearts 2nd Annual ButterTart Festival. Saturday, Oct. 19th, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
You won’t want to miss one of Georgina’s best events hosted by Peaceful Hearts Georgina Foundation. Miles of Sugary Smiles with Ontario Bakers and thousands of tarts, amateur baker contests, musical entertainment, shop a busy market with retailers, artisans and crafters, café and food. Face painting. Accessibility washroom trailer on site and extra wide aisles for wheelchair access. Admission $1 for adults and free under 18 years.
Georgina Pioneer Village – Family Freight Fiesta, Saturday, Oct. 19th, 5 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.
Join us on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Georgina Pioneer Village for the annual Family Fright Fiesta. Kids can wear their costumes to this fun evening of Halloween delights. Enjoy balloon artists, stilt walkers, a magic show, haunted attractions throughout the village, giveaways and more.
GPL, Pefferlaw Branch – Fall Colours Walk, Saturday, Oct. 19th, 2.30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Free, registration required. This educational walk, provided by York Region forest experts, will teach participants about how the forest ecosystem changes in the fall. The walk will happen rain or shine, so please dress appropriately. To register, visit any GPL branch or call the Pefferlaw Branch 705-437-1514
North Durham Nature – The Wonderful World of Wetland Plants and Animals. Oct. 22, 7 p.m.
Sunderland Brock memorial Arena, 20 Park Street, Sunderland. Cara Gregory from the Nonquon Outdoor Educational Center will bring live animals as part of her presentation on how wetland plants and animals adapt to their environment. All Welcome.
GPL, Petter Gzoswki (Sutton) Branch – A Ghostly Gathering with the GPL Board. Tuesday, Oct. 22nd, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Join us for a celebration of the spirits that linger in our local area, and an opportunity to meet the members of our Georgina Public Library Board. Enjoy hot cider and cookies with the Board members, a Halloween décor crafting session, test your knowledge of famous hauntings to win prizes, hear stories of local ghostly encounters with the Georgina Paranormal Society, and share your own spooky stories with us! (Please note: These activities are not suitable for small children.)
Georgina Leisure Pool – Halloween Pool Haunt, Thursday, Oct. 24th, 6:45 to 8:15 p.m.
Get frightfully soaked at the 10th annual Halloween Pool Haunt at the Georgina Leisure Pool on Thursday, Oct. 24 from 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. Enjoy enchanting games, ghoulish giveaways and hocus pocus. It’s spook-tacular fun for the whole family. Are you interested in an alternative to sugary treats for your trick-or-treaters this Halloween? Grab a spooky swim bundle at the pool for only $10 (tax included) for 10 child swim passes.
Cedardale Church, Pefferlaw – Christmas Craft & Bake Sale. Saturday, Oct. 26th, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Christmas wreaths, centre pieces, candle holders, neck warmers, other unique items & homemade baking. For information on table rentals email Admin@CedardaleChurch.ca.
Egypt Hall – Halloween Dance. Saturday, Oct. 26th, 8 p.m.
Come Celebrate our 30th Anniversary! It has been 30 years since the original Egypt Community Hall was opened. During that time the Hall Board has worked very hard at hosting events to raise money for the Community. They have raised over $115,000 dollars during this time. This Dance will celebrate this milestone. We encourage everyone who has ever been a part of an Egypt sports team or received a sponsorship to attend. It is also our Halloween Dance. People may dress up if they like. Prizes will be given for the best costumes. All profits go to helping someone in our community. Notes: Costume Optional. Light Buffet, Bar, D.J., Prizes. Tickets $10. Call: 905-722-3710
Pefferlaw Lioness Craft Sale. Saturday, Oct. 26th, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Port Bolster Hall – Children’s Halloween Party, Oct. 26, 1 pm – 3 pm.
Enjoy Lunch, draws, crafts and Pumpkin carving.
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