Events General 

2016 North American Envirothon is Coming to Trent

Over 500 future environmental leaders from across North America will travel to Peterborough and be welcomed to Trent University this summer from July 24 to July 29, 2016 for the 2016 North American Envirothon (NAE), a unique educational program that takes students beyond the classroom to learn about natural ecosystems first-hand and build their skills as green leaders. The NAE is the culmination of more than 50 state and provincial Envirothon programs in which students learn about the workings of our natural ecosystems and apply their skills and knowledge in…

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6th Annual Relly on the Roof!

Relly On The Roof returns for a sixth year from April 28 until April 30th. Raising funds for Habitat For Humanity Peterborough& Kawartha under the Peterborough Cares funding umbrella. At noon on Thursday, April 28, Paul Rellinger, with the generous help of the Peterborough Fire Department, will be lifted to the roof of the Brick, 1200 Lansdowne Street, West, while Habitat for Humanity volunteers collect donations in the parking lot below. Paul will “live” atop The Brick until 5pm April 30. A highlight of the weekend will be a live…

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Discover the story behind every door – Doors Open Ontario kicks off April 23

From April to October, the Ontario Heritage Trust invites you to explore Ontario’s heritage treasures during Doors Open Ontario 2016. The season kicks off April 23 in Guelph and runs on weekends throughout the summer and fall with events in 43 communities across the province. Satisfy your curiosity and get behind normally closed doors to experience intriguing interiors, where you will be inspired by rare and exceptional materials, craftsmanship and design. From historical houses to modern marvels of construction, Doors Open Ontario has something for everyone! Doors Open Ontario 2016…

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Zach: 2016 Easter Seals Peterborough Ambassador

We introduce you to Zach and his mom. Zach is the 2016 Peterborough Easter Seals Ambassador. Thanks to Easter Seals Ontario Zach will be attending a fully accessible camp this summer. We look forward to the upcoming Easter Seals Telethon broadcasting live April 10 from 10am – 4pm. With your support Easter Seals Ontario will be able to send more kids to Camp and provide much needed equipment for mobility, speech and other challenges. For more information visit www.eastersealstelethon.org/peterborough  

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Spark Photo Festival – April 1 to April 30, 2016.

The SPARK PHOTO FESTIVAL is a celebration of photography, and the artists, dreamers, innovators, storytellers, professionals and enthusiasts behind the camera lens.  Every year, the month of April will mark the arrival of numerous photographic exhibits and artists, workshops, lectures and other related photographic events and activities in locations throughout the Northumberland, Peterborough, and the Kawartha Lakes regions. SNEAK PREVIEW: * SPARK Exhibit Receptions EXHIBIT RECEPTION DATES:  * Friday April 1 – SPARK Showcase Exhibit – 5 to 7 pm 475 George St, Historic YMCA Building Saturday April 2 –…

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Easter Seals Telethon, Sunday, April 10

Easter Seals Ontario is counting down the days until April 10 when we’ll host the 33rd Annual Easter Seals Telethon in Peterborough! Enjoy watching local celebrities and radio hosts, meet our corporate sponsors and Easter Seals kids as they work together to support children with physical disabilities. Peterborough Sunday, April 10, 2016 | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. CHEX TV and TV Cogeco

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