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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 Place; $200; a performance in the Nexicom Studio at Showplace during a Showplace Presents concert; a DVD of the performance courtesy of Anthony Lawrence Enterprises. Second Place; Performance in the…

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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 Advisory Committee Chair • Alfred Spencer, Director of Outreach and Strategic Initiatives Branch, Accessibility Directorate of Ontario • Lucinda Hage, Author of “What time is the 9:20 Bus” • Daniel…

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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.      

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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 Plans, Counselling and Disability services, Student Life, Career Services and much more Scheduled Activities at the Sutherland Campus, Peterborough: 10 am – 2 pm: Registration 11 am – 11:30 am:…

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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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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 http://www.prhc.on.ca/cms/prhc-history gives the history of the St.Joseph Hospital DaaDeeOh’s Youtube channel is located at  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOH3WWlsf2Rf8gFzXB-08SQ

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