Posted May 22 - Beeton's ode to its founding roots, the Honey and Garden Festival, takes place Saturday throughout the village beginning at 9 am featuring a pancake breakfast provided by the Beeton firefighters, and more than 170 arts, crafts, and food vendors along Main Street. Visit the event's web site for complete details on times, and locations for the various all-day events.
AFFA Elimination Draw Saturday, a few tickets still remain
Posted May 22
- The 29th Annual Alliston Firefighters Association Elimination Draw
takes place tomorrow night starting at 6 p.m. at Alliston Memorial
Arena. Approximately 70 prizes will be awarded, including the $20,000
grand prize to the last ticket pulled, of which only 1,200 will be
entered. A few tickets still remained (at this update), and available at Brisco's,
Herbert's, and M&M Meats in Alliston. Each $60 ticket admits two
people (19 years of age or older) into the event. Proceeds support
community projects in Alliston.
Alliston Tennis Club turns 40, Knowles recognized for servicePosted May 21 - The Alliston Tennis Club marked its 40th anniversary recently and Carolyn Knowles, pictured above, left, (Founding President and current Secretary), was recognized by the Ontario Tennis Association with its Community Service Award for her dedication and effort over the years. Andrew Kokelj (current President), centre accept a certification of appreciation from Ward 3 Councillor J.J. Paul Whiteside, on behalf of mayor Rick Milne and the Town.
Beeton Lawn Bowling open house MondayPosted May 21 - Beeton Lawn Bowling Club is hosting an open house on Mon.,, May 25 at 7 pm. Everyone is welcome to come try this recreational activity that is enjoyed around the world by people aged 8 to 88. The club has bowls for visitors to use. Participants are asked to wear flat shoes in order to protect the grass. No experience is necessary. The greens can be found at 47 Prospect St (fairgrounds)
Adjala United Church hosting Spring BazaarPosted May 19 - Spring Bazaar, bake sale, and plant sale at Adjala United Church (corner of 5th sideroad and 4th concession Adjala) will be held on Saturday May 23 from 9:00 a.m to 11:00 a.m. Among the features available, homemade baking, perennial plants, and crafts.
Tottenham DC fundraiser features 'spiritual medium'Posted May 19 - The Tottenham Dance Company is hosting Medium Chris Stillar for a fundraising event, Sat., May 23 beginning at 2 pm at the Pottageville Lions Club (15980 7th Conc. Schomberg). Tickets are available in advance, or at the door. For more details, contact Sandra Holmes at 705-440-9587.
VON offers Adult Day Program in BeetonPosted May 19 - VON Simcoe County operates an Beeton Adult Day Program at Simcoe Manor from 9 am-3 pm. It includes wide range of activities baking, crafts, gardening, exercise programs, intellectual and physical games, etc. The cost of the program is $20 per day. For further details Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 905-729-0700.
Auxiliary tag day May 22Posted May 19 - On May 22nd, volunteers from Stevenson Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will be out and about at various retail locations in Alliston, Beeton, Tottenham, Angus, and Cookstown. Proceeds will be used for refurbushing patient rooms.