Thursday, December 18th, 2014

2015 Snofest Idol Competition


Come out and enjoy a wonderful afternoon of entertainment! Our local talent is amazing! This is a pay as you can event that will feature a singing contest between 8 local singers from the Peterborough City or County. Three singers will be rewarded wonderful prizes once they have been selected by our musical judges. This year the prizes are; First ... Read More »

Christmas Open House @ Canadian Canoe Museum


Celebrate the season with FREE admission on Thursdays and Fridays between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Explore the new merchandise, clothing and seasonal décor in the Museum Store and enjoy the Christmas sales and specials.  Give the kids a break from shopping and take part in the many free drop-in kids’ crafts and activities on the weekends.  Bring the whole ... Read More »

International Day for People with Disabilities – December 3rd


Mayor Daryl Bennett has proclaimed Wednesday, December 3, 2014 as International Day for People with Disabilities. The Peterborough Accessibility Advisory Committee, in partnership with Princess Gardens Retirement Residence, invites the community to celebrate this special day. Date: Wednesday, December 3, 2014 Time: 1:30 p.m. Place: Princess Gardens Retirement Residence 100 Charlotte Street, Peterborough Speakers include: • Councillor Keith Riel, Accessibility ... Read More »

Peterborough Santa Claus Parade on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 6:00 pm.


The Peterborough Kinsmen present the 41st Annual Peterborough Santa Claus Parade takes place on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 6:00 pm. This special holiday parade features local service clubs, businesses and community organizations as well as a visit from Santa Claus. Parade will begin at City Hall and travels south on George Street and ends at the Peterborough Memorial Centre.   ... Read More »

Fleming College Open House – November 22


Fleming College invites all prospective students and their guests to an Open House on Saturday, November 22, 2014. Date:  Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 Time:  10am to 2pm Locations: Sutherland Campus, Peterborough Frost Campus, Lindsay All Day Activities Campus tours (pre-registration is not required) On-campus residence tours (pre-registration is not required) Meet with faculty and students Find information on Athletics, Meal ... Read More »

Movember 2014


Movember (a portmanteau from the Australian-English diminutive word for “moustache”, “mo”, and “November”) is an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer and other male cancers, and associated charities. The Movember Foundation runs the Movember charity event, housed at The goal of Movember ... Read More »

Remembrance Day, Tuesday, November 11, 2014


Tuesday, November 11, 2014 is Remembrance Day and most government offices will be closed. Below, you will find more detailed information regarding closures and revised hours within City of Peterborough municipal facilities. Location Tuesday, November 11 Art Gallery of Peterborough Closed Bensfort Road Landfill Site Open City Hall Closed City of Peterborough Social Services Closed City of Peterborough Daycares  Daycares ClosedAfterschool Programs Open ... Read More »

Stay Healthy This Flu Season!


Influenza, commonly known as “the flu” is a serious, acute respiratory illness that can lead to pneumonia. It is caused by a virus, and different strains of the influenza virus circulate each flu season. It’s important to get your flu shot every year so you’re protected with the vaccine designed to match the virus strains that are currently active. The flu ... Read More »

Be Prepared


Emergency Preparedness  is everyone’s responsibility. Some individuals may not have the support or capacity to deal with emergencies. Reach out to neighbours, family and friends who may be vulnerable or unable to support themselves during an emergency. In the event of an emergency, everyone should be prepared to take care of themselves and their families for up to three days. An Emergency ... Read More »

Exploring Vacant St. Joseph Hospital


YouTube user DaaDeeOh created and posted this video of St. Joseph Hospital Peterborough.  DaaDeeOh has been exploring abandoned structures since a child. Looking for adventure and searching for artifacts. The link gives the history of the St.Joseph Hospital DaaDeeOh’s Youtube channel is located at Read More »

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