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City staff recommend a new Arena/Complex site be located at Trent University

A report to recommend a site for a new arena complex and servicing of property on the east bank of Trent University Recommendations That Council approves the recommendations outlined in Report CSD15-019 dated June 29, 2015, of the Director of Community Services, as follows: That Trent University be approved as the site for a replacement facility for Northcrest Arena; That a by-law be passed to authorize the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into the requisite agreements including the transfer of land at no cost; That Staff develop a financing…

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Soul Beach Volleyball City Championships – July 4 and 5

Soul Beach Volleyball will be hosting their first ever City Championships on July 4th and 5th. Sign up will be posted on our web site today at http://soulbeachvolleyball.com/ Registration is done individually but each athlete must have a partner they are playing with. Their goal is to make this event as exciting as possible for all of their athletes! There will be prizes for 1st and 2nd in each division. Soul Beach Volleyball are also encouraging all athletes to come out both days to support all age divisions in the club….

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Peterborough’s Dragon Boat Festival – 15th Anniversary – June 13

On Saturday, June 13th, Peterborough’s Dragon Boat Festival will celebrate an incredible milestone – 15 years of ensuring the best possible breast cancer diagnosis and treatment is available right here in our community. One of the community’s most important fundraising events, Peterborough’s Dragon Boat Festival, is marking its milestone 15th anniversary in 2015 and has announced this year’s goal is to raise $215,000 to ensure a strong future for the Breast Assessment Centre at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) by contributing to the purchase of a new, state-of-the-art mammography…

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Peterborough Greenwing Fishing Derby – April 25-26

Spring is here.  It is time to celebrate at the Ducks Unlimited Canada Peterborough Chapter’s 28th Annual “World’s Largest Greenwing Gathering“. Registration starts at 8 am both days and is only $15 per child aged 15 and under and additional children within the same family are only $5 each.  On Saturday lunch is included for all registered Greenwings and you can win instant prizes on several LUCKY TAGGED FISH (Instant prizes awarded Saturday only for LUCKY TAGGED FISH).  Family fishing days start on April 25 and runs to May 1 for registered Greenwing and registered adults only…

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Kawartha Centre- Sports Complex Plans Announced

A $90-million sports complex featuring a twin pad arena, sports fields, swimming pool, retail and a hotel and convention centre will be built at the corner of Clonsilla Avenue and Lansdowne Street. Named “Kawartha Centre”, the developer Navigator will be bringing plans forward to develop the site. The proposed development addresses the need and community desire to create a recreation complex that caters to multiple sports. The state-of-the-art facility will potentially be the home of the Peterborough Petes, Lakers Lacrosse, Peterborough Sports Hall of Fame and Peterborough Aquatics. “We have…

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