Events 

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 Movember.com. The goal of Movember is to “change the face of men’s health.” By encouraging men (who the charity refers to as “Mo Bros”) to get involved, Movember aims to increase early cancer detection, diagnosis…

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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 Garbage, Recycling and Green Waste Collection  Moves to Monday, November 10, 2014 Peterborough Centennial Museum and Archives  Open 12:00 noon – 5:00pm Peterborough Public Library (Main and DelaFosse Branch) ClosedBook…

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It’s all about ART Gala Auction

Event date: Saturday, October 25, 2014, at 7:00 PM Location: Art Gallery of Peterborough Tickets $50 – Available now The Art Gallery of Peterborough is honoured to invite our members and community to attend our annual fundraiser it’s all about ART – this year with a new twist. We’re celebrating our 40th anniversary year, and we thought it was time for a change…no mystery art here! We’re pleased to reveal the artists supporting this year’s fundraising initiative to raise $30,000 for AGP programs. Visit www.agp.on.ca/events/all-about-art to preview images and artist biographies….

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2014 Norwood Fall Fair

The Norwood Fair was established back in the year 1868 as a showplace for area residents to display the fruits of their labours. It was also an opportunity for some friendly competition between friends and neighbours, however it was mostly a community gathering where village folk came together to celebrate the harvest, catch up with each other and have a little fun for a couple of days. The Norwood Fair has of course grown and evolved substantially in the last 146 years, our mandate however has not changed, it is…

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Pumpkinfest Time!

It’s almost Pumpkinfest time at the Buckhorn Berry Farm location. DAYTIME PUMPKIN FESTIVAL Their Pumpkin Festival opens on the Saturday of Thanksgiving weekend (Closed Thanksgiving Monday) and continues on each weekend throughout the month of October, between the hours of 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., weather permitting. – Daily Entertainment – Tim Holland (a great show for all ages) – Barnyard Animals – Mazes (a straw bale maze and 2 corn mazes, one of them is haunted – Play area with a huge sand pile – Pumpkin Bowling – Haunted…

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