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Peterborough’s largest free recreation program returns Saturday, July 15th, 2017

Peterborough Pulse invites the whole city to walk, bike, dance, play and socialize in spaces typically used by cars. For one summer day, George Street transforms into a vibrant car-free corridor filled with families pushing strollers, cyclists and roller-skaters, Karate and Zumba, art and music, and more. In 2017, Peterborough Pulse Celebrates the 150 with special photo exhibits, arts installations, and activities that showcase and celebrate our unique community and, we hope, provide inspiration for the next 150 years. We are grateful for the Province of Ontario’s support of this open…

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March is Easter Seals Month

March is Easter Seals Month is the beginning of Easter Seals Ontario’s annual fundraising and awareness campaign for kids with physical disabilities. Our goal during this month is to increase awareness surrounding the ongoing challenges and needs kids with physical disabilities experience while raising much-needed funds to support the organization’s programs and services. “Kids with physical disabilities are unstoppABLE,” says Kevin Collins, President and CEO, Easter Seals Ontario. “They simply require essential and often expensive mobility equipment and communication devices to achieve their goals. For example, a power wheelchair alone…

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Streets of Canada launches campaign to capture inspiring stories of Canadians for Canada’s 150th

To celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation, Streets of Canada, a Peterborough-based initiative is featuring a collection of short stories and photographs capturing the spirit of business owners, artists, and unsung heroes from coast to coast. The project was created by Peterborough tech entrepreneurs, Sana Virji and Ribat Chowdhury, who realized that while much was being planned to honour Canada’s history, it seemed little was being done to celebrate Canadians today. “Among the celebrations of Canada’s accomplishments and history, we want to honour the present and the people all around…

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4th Line Theatre is looking for actors for a community workshop and public reading

4th Line Theatre is looking for actors for a community workshop and public reading of Leanna Brodie’s Schoolhouse Have you always wanted to try your hand at acting at 4th Line Theatre but were not sure you wanted to make such a large commitment?  4th Line Theatre is pleased to announce its yearly community workshop and public reading which will focus on Leanna Brodie’s Schoolhouse. One day only, Saturday, February 4, 2017, 4th Line invites community members to participate in a free theatre workshop. Aspiring actors will have a chance…

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PRHC Strategic Plan Refresh Survey

PRHC is a regional hospital building healthier communities with their patients and partners. Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) is embarking on a strategic planning process to refresh our future direction as an organization. As part of this process, they are asking for the input and perspectives of their various stakeholders on key aspects of where they are today, as well as opportunities for the future. To facilitate this process, PRHC has engaged Deloitte as their consulting partner to support us in gathering your feedback. This survey will be available online…

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