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 & Wed: 1 pm – 3 pm at the Penetanguishene Arena. Seniors shuffle board 245-7611 for info. Register at town hall.

Mon 1-2:30 pm Midland Library Better Days Addiction Support Group with Chigamik Community Health Centre provides a non-judgmental space and explores strategies to assist individuals reduce or quit using alcohol and/or substances. Simply drop-in! 526-4216 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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

Every Monday: MCC 8-10:30 FREE Midland Jams Plugged In 527 4420 www.midlandculturalcentre.com FB @Midland Jams

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 Coffee Club - 12:30 Bid Euchre @ The Place

Tues 1:30 pm Coldwater Legion Euchre, www.coldwaterlegion.com 705 686 3388 Branch This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tues. 1:30-3:30 & 6:30-9:00 pm Adult Pickleball - $10 Homer Barrett Park, Elmvale Equipment provided For info contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

3rd Tues: 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

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.

1st Tues: 7 pm Elmvale Legion  General Meeting 322 1042

Tues: 7:30 pm: Bid Euchre and darts Barrie Legion

Last Tuesday of the month 10-11 am The Von Smart Healthy Aging Education Series. Come Join us, it’s free.

Oct 29 Ways to stay safe and independent. - 

Nov 26 Health and Community Considerations, -

Dec 17 Sleep -

Jan 28 Keeping a healthy brain, and

February 25th Paying attention to Keep Safe

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

Every Wed: 1 pm Bridge at Bayshore Senior Citizens’ 2000 Tiny Beaches Rd S Woodland Beach

Wed: 1 pm Royal Canadian Legion Elmvale District 262 Legion Seniors (55+). Table Shuffleboard and social.

First & Third Wed 7 - 9 PM Progressive Euchre: Join us for a fun filled evening at St Paul’s Anglican Church, 5 Noraline Ave. Midhurst Everyone is welcome!

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.

Wed. 7:30 pm Fun darts at Coldwater Legion

Wed: 7:30 pm Cribbage at Barrie Legion.

4th Wed: 7:30 pm Horticultural Society meets Elmvale Legion

Thurs: 9 am Coffee Club- 10-3 p.m. Tiny Stitchers, The Place Perkinsfield, 526-5074

2nd Thursday each month 9:30 - noon PROBUS (Professional Business) club consisting of people 55 plus meet at the Wasaga Stars arena for coffee, a business meeting and a guest speaker. Probus is a non fund-raising organization.

Every Third Thurs 10 am -noon - Barrie Kempenfelt Probus Club meets at the Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 147, 410 St. Vincent Street – Barrie Ontario –  (Entrance on Ferris Lane)

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

Thurs: Shuffleboard at 1 pm at the Coldwater Legion

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.

Third Thurs: 6.30– 8.30 PM Georgian Bay Coin and Stamp Club meets at the Prime Time Club, 1724 Mosley Street, Wasaga Beach.  705-429-4948

3rd Thurs 5:15  Elmvale BIA meet in Elmvale Library

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.

Thurs: Darts at 7:30 pm at the Coldwater Legion

Fri June 14 to Sept 27 9 am - 2 pm Springwater Elmvale Farmers Market at the Community Hall.

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 Steak Darts at Coldwater Legion

Every Sat during summer 1-4 pm - Music in the Elmvale Gateway park except July 20

Sat: 3 pm Meat Darts BBQ at Legion, Branch 147, Barrie,

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

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Nov 26-30  - Tift Talk is Free theatre presents Gypsy Queen at the Five Points Theatre in Barrie 705 792 1949

Nov 29 12:15 CP Holiday Train in Midhurst

Nov 29 - 6:30 Elmvale’s tree lighting at 7 pm

Fri Nov 29 & Sat Nov 30 10-4 pm Christmas Market at St. Thomas’ 28 Church St. Shanty Bay www.stthomasshantybay.com plus concert with Edward St. Moritz.

Nov 30 10-4 Georgian Bay Metis Ladies Circle 4th Annual Craft & Bake sale at 355 Cranston Cres, Midland

Nov 30  2-6 Coldwater Legion Clubroom Entertainment Prime Time Country.

Sun Dec 1 12:30 at HCES for the Elmvale Santa Claus Parade

Dec 1 6:30 Midhurst Christmas Tree Lighting and Caroling at the Pavilion , Doran Park, Spence Avenue Midhurst

Monday, Dec. 2nd at 1 pm - Workshop creating holiday wire decorations for the tree, atop gifts or as pendants.  Join SCACA at the Simcoe County Museum.  Guests $10.00.   Bring pen and ruler.  Please register at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 705-835-5795.

Dec 2  Oro-Medonte Community Centre 7:30 PM. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Operation Grow! Kathy Willis is the Executive Director of Huronia Transition Homes (HTH), a charitable organization in Simcoe County working to end all violence against all women.  Find out how a vertical farm and accessible cutting-edge technology help these women blossom.

Dec 7 -  9 am 12 Holiday Market at Minesing Central School

Sat. Dec. 7 — Mount St. Louis Christmas Bazaar, 10 am. - 1 pm. Great baking, prizes, gift items for young & old. 4th concession & Mt. St. Louis Rd.

Dec 7 2 p.m. Wasaga Beach United Church Choir 380 Zoo Park Rd CHRISTMAS SING-A-LONG AND MINI CONCERT  Freewill Offering, No Tickets Required Special Performances by UNITED HANDBELL CHOIR AND SOLOIST - TONY BISS

Sat, Dec 7, 2:00 pm Simcoe County Branch - Ontario Ancestors - Ontario Genealogical Society at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 79 Ferris Lane, Barrie. AGM Meeting along with “Show & Tell”. https://simcoe.ogs.on.ca/   or 1-855-697-6687  X 328 

Sun Dec 8, 10 am Unity United Church 4967 Vasey Road at the 4th Line North Please join us for a music-filled Sunday service featuring the Georgian Bay Brass Band and Vox Femina!  This musical Sunday is not to be missed!  We look forward to seeing you there.

Dec 11 11:30 to 1:30 pm at Bethel Communnity Church 128 St. Vincent Barrie for a Victorian Christmas Luncheon Speaker is Marian Joy Cole L’IF”E is a Broken Vessel 705 735 0925

Dec. 12 Musically, The Barrie Folk Society www.barriefolk.com Upcoming: Check out our twice monthly Open Stage Ennis Sisters Christmas Concert

Dec 12, 7:30 pm at the Georgian Theatre in Barrie, Newfoundland’s Juno Award winning trio, The Ennis Sisters, deliver the finest family Christmas show in the country.  Maureen, Karen and Teresa combine original songs, holiday classics, humorous recitations and Irish step-dancing to create an exciting evening that will ignite your true holiday spirit.  Their tightly-woven harmonies produce a sound that only siblings can achieve  The multi-award winning sisters move audiences to tears with their hilarious sisterly banter and their poignant seasonal sentiments. This show has become a Christmas tradition for so many and it’s one you won’t want to miss! 

Dec 14 Yuk Yuk’s www.petersplayers.com

Dec 14  3-5 Coldwater Legion Fundraising Meatroll.  Come out and have a chance to win your dinner for $1.00

Tues Dec 24 7:30 pm Unity United Church 4967 Vasey Road at the 4th Line North Bring your family and friends and join us at Unity on Christmas Eve for a candle-lit evening of wonder and joy as we celebrate Jesus’ birth together!

Dec 31.  from 9-1. Coldwater Legion New Years Eve (Potluck)  Entertainment by Len Murphy 

Tues, Dec 31st - 9 pm to 1 am ELMVALE LEGION BRANCH#262 PRESENTS “ NEW YEARS DANCE “ Doors open 8:30 pm Live Band - “DEJA VU” $25.00 Champagne at midnight Light lunch Door prize “Designated drivers available” Bring your dancing shoes & a friend Everyone welcome

Jan 1  2-6 Coldwater Legion New Years Levee.  Moose Milk, Food and Live Entertainment by Even Steven. 

Feb 28 Gowan with band www.petersplayers.com

Feb. 29-March 8 The 2020 edition of the Canadian Men’s Curling Championship — by far the most famous national curling championship on the planet — will be played at the Leon’s Centre in Kingston — almost exactly 12 months from now.

July 3-5 Mariposa Folk Festival with 60 artists (one of them John Prine) on 10 plus stages

July 18 Big Sky Music Festival at Burls Creek