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Displaying a wide range of original art from local artists residing in the County and its surrounding area, this annual exhibit is organized and sponsored by the Elora Arts Council Insights Committee. Opening reception is Wed. June 17 (7:00 to 9:00 pm) at Wellington County Museum and Archives. Walk with the Jurors is Sunday, June 21 from 1:30 to 3:00 pm.
Dates: Thursday, June 18/2015 to Monday, September 7/2015
Times: The Galleries are open weekdays from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, and on weekends from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Location: Wellington County Museum and Archives, Fergus Ontario
Contact: Amy Dunlop
Phone: 519-846-0916 x 5232
StopGap Guelph - FREE portable ramps available for Guelph Businesses
StopGap Guelph is a community ramp project designed to improve accessibility in Guelph. Businesses with a single step entry (maximum 8" step) can receive a portable, wood ramp for FREE as part of this initiative. Contact us for more information or to register for this initiative.
Dates: Wednesday, August 26/2015 to Friday, September 11/2015
Location: Guelph, Guelph Ontario
Contact: Cyndy McLean
GWIN advocates the success of women in business by committing its members to support each other in their business, personal, and professional development. Speaker: Doreen Hillier from TFG Consulting, Contacting & Services Inc. presenting on TIME MANAGEMENT. Non-Members $40 Members $30
Dates: Tuesday, September 8/2015
Times: Registration Starts at 5:30 pm Dinner and Speaker from 6:30-9:00 pm
Location: Springfield Golf and Country Club, Guelph ON
Contact: Victoria Coates
Master Stonemason Doug Burpee will open his workshop to the public for an interactive discussion of traditional stonework.
Dates: Wednesday, September 16/2015
Times: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Location: Burpee Stonemasonry, 163 Alice Street, Guelph Ontario
Contact: Michael Crawley
Phone: (519) 837 1930
Come out and meet our team and learn more about our business by taking a guided tour through our plant. The afternoon’s festivities will include, a free barbecue and product sampling, face-painting, a bouncy castle, a classic car show, health and wellness consultation with holistic pharmacist and best-selling author Sherry Torkos, a chance to win a free copy of Sherry’s book, The Canadian Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine, and much more. A $2 per car donation in support of the United Way of Guelph will be appreciated.
Those participating in the tours MUST wear flat closed-toe shoes for their protection.
Dates: Saturday, September 19/2015
Times: 12PM - 4PM
Location: 101 Brock Road South, Puslinch ON
Contact: John B. Challinor II
Phone: 1 888 565-1445, Ext. 6441
Join us as we raise funds to build a new Children's Nephrology (kidneys & dialysis) clinic serving children from our community!
Cash & Carry Only. All proceeds to the campaign.
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Dates: Saturday, September 19/2015
Times: 8:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location: 6783 Wellington Road 34 (on the grounds of Reid's Heritage Homes head office), Cambridge Ontario
Contact: Kathy Pulleyblank
Phone: 519-658-6656 ext 231
Sexual violence has an impact on the whole community. Nearly one in three women and one in six men are survivors of some form of sexual assault. Events such as Take Back the Night shed light on these highly stigmatized issues – the more the community is educated, the better members are able to break the silence and prevent further violence. Our hope is that someday, no one fears the night…or the day.
This event will feature music and speakers at the rally, followed by a march through downtown Guelph to unite in solidarity against sexual violence.
Dates: Thursday, September 24/2015
Times: 6:00 pm rally at Marianne's Park 7:00 march
Location: Marianne's Park, 176 Gordon St, Guelph Ontario
This isn't your average 5km mud run! The obstacles demand endurance to trek through the unknown, sludge through the mud all in the name of a good cause, with all proceeds going to the fight against cancer!
Dates: Saturday, October 3/2015
Times: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Cox Creek Cellars , Guelph Ontario
Contact: Michelle Horwood
Anticipating 100,000 items including hardcover, paperbacks, childrens, antiquarian and collectible books; CDs, DVDs, LPs, puzzles, games.
all proceeds support the Guelph Public Library
Dates: Friday, October 23/2015 to Sunday, October 25/2015
Times: Early Bird Friday 1 - 4 pm $10.00 (child free with adult) Friday CLOSED 4-6 pm FREE admission for the remainder of the weekend Friday 6 - 9 pm Saturday 10 am - 4 pm Loonie Sunday 10 am - 4 pm (most items $1 or less)
Location: 389 Speedvale Avenue West (former JL Home Hardware Building Centre), Guelph On
The MS Society: Grand River is excited to announce our Two of a Kind Show. Start the holiday season off right by supporting local vendors.
Dates: Sunday, November 8/2015
Location: Waterloo Flowers, Waterloo ON