Events

Upcoming Events

Coffee Break Fundraiser

Thursday, October 17, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library

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JAZZ AT THE LIBRARY - BACH to BEBOP

Friday, October 18, 2019 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Location: L. E. Shore Library

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Run Blue Mountains

Sunday, October 20, 2019 9:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Beaver Valley Community Centre, Thornbury

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Author Reading - Mark Bourrie

Sunday, October 20, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library - 173 Bruce St. S.

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Events

Coffee Break Fundraiser

Thursday, October 17, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library

The L.E. Shore Library is proud to announce that we will be participating in the Alzheimer Society of Grey and Bruce County Coffee Break Fundraiser. Coffee Break® is a major nationwide annual fundraiser where friends, co-workers and customers gather in communities across Canada to raise funds for their local Alzheimer Society. In order to support this endeavor we will be taking donations at the front circulation desk from Monday October 14 – Friday October 18. Then come in on Thursday, October 17 from 1-3 pm and enjoy a fresh, complimentary coffee on us! All proceeds will be donated to help those suffering from dementia and help support our local community programs.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

JAZZ AT THE LIBRARY - BACH to BEBOP

Friday, October 18, 2019 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Location: L. E. Shore Library

Jazz at the Library presents an interesting perspective of music titled From BACH to BEBOP on October 18th featuring concert pianist Robert Horvath, accompanied by Bill McBirnie on flute, with Ross McIntyre on Bass and Ethan Ardelli on drums. Tickets at Pharmasave in Thornbury, and Gabriele Photography in Collingwood. Tickets $20.00

Contact: Tony Bauer
Phone: 5195992893
Email: unionjk@rogers.com
Website: http://www.thornburyjazz.com

Run Blue Mountains

Sunday, October 20, 2019 9:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Beaver Valley Community Centre, Thornbury

Website: http://www.runbluemountains.ca

Author Reading - Mark Bourrie

Sunday, October 20, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library - 173 Bruce St. S.

Contact: Linda
Phone: 519-599-3344

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

Giving Thanks Hand Stamp Art

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Location: L.E. Shore Library

Meet us at the Library Tuesday, October 22nd, at 11:00 am for a fun art project. We will be using paints and using our hands instead of brushes and we will be making one of a kind hand stamped art. Ages 2 and up. Free event. Drop in.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Reader's Workshop at L.E. Shore

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:15pm - 3:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library - 173 Bruce St. S.

Ontario Public Library Week at L.E. Shore Library: Reader's Advisory Workshop with Sheila Balls Learn about a different kind of Book Club. Share book and author suggestions. Find like-minded readers and have friendly discussions about all kinds of books! Please register for this program.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Getting Care at Home - New Territory for Seniors Information Serues

Thursday, October 24, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: L. E. Shore Memorial Library (Blue Mts Library)

Learn about the new, coordinated group of home care services in this area. Colleen Benninger of Home & Community Support Services Grey Bruce will explain this initiative to simplify getting various kinds of care at home. People seeking assistance can make ONE phone call and complete ONE intake, to access the services of all of the organizations involved. In addition, a representative from the Local Health Integration Network will present updated information about using the LHIN programs including applying for long-term care. A free community event; please let us know you'll be attending. Call Answers4Seniors at B.V.O.,(519 599 2577, ext. 6)or e mail seniors@bvo.ca, to save your seat.

Contact: Answers4Seiors, B.V.O.
Phone: 519-599-2577, ext. 6
Email: seniors@bvo.ca
Website: http://www.bvo.ca

PJ Story Time

Thursday, October 24, 2019 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library - Story Tower

Meet us in the Story Tower Thursday, October 24, at 6:30 pm for a super cozy Story Time. Remember to wear your comfiest pj's and bring your favourite stuffed animal with you. We will read some sleepy time stories and sing some sleepy time songs.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

The Northwest Passage with David Newland

Thursday, October 24, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library - 173 Bruce St. S.

In celebration of Ontario Library Week, The L.E. Shore Library presents an evening of photography, storytelling, and live original songs, with David Newland. Singer-songwriter David Newland is a veteran performer on the Ontario folk scene who also works as an expedition host and Zodiac driver with Adventure Canada. His performance conveys the emotional and spiritual impact of Arctic travel. Drop-in. Free. All are welcome.

Phone: 519-599-3681
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Spooky Story Time with Molly the dog

Friday, October 25, 2019 11:00am - 11:30am
Location: L.E. Shore Library - Story Tower

Join us at L.E. Shore Library on Friday, October 25th, at 11:00 am for some spooky Halloween stories. We will have a super cute and furry visitor for Story Time, Molly the dog will join us for some stories,songs,crafts and FUN! See you in the Story Tower. Ages 0-5 years.Drop-in. Free event.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Bird Watching at L.E. Shore Library

Friday, October 25, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library - 173 Bruce St. S.

If you enjoy bird watching and photography, then please join us for a Bird Watching presentation with David. T. Chapman. Birds of Ontario Part 2 will take place on Friday October 25 at 1pm at L.E. Shore. Learn about our small backyard flying visitors that we all know and love. See his excellent bird photography and videos of these fascinating and colourful characters. Everyone is welcome to this free event.

Phone: 519-599-3681
Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Fall Harvest Dinner at The Roost

Friday, October 25, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: The Roost Wine Company

The days are getting cooler, the leaves are changing, and we’re preparing for the most beautiful season of them all: fall. We’re excited to be teaming up with The Roost Wine Company to bring you an evening full of good food and great wine, just in time for the autumn harvest. To kick things off, guests will have the chance to tour the winery, gaining insight into the processes behind The Roost wines — from the gathering and crushing of the grapes, to fermentation and bottling. Dinner will follow, featuring a multi-course menu and wine pairings, expertly crafted by Chef Gerry and The Roost team. Date: Friday, October 25 Time: The wine tour will start promptly at 6pm. Dinner and wine pairings will be served from 7–9pm. Location: The Roost Wine Company — 415763 10th Line, RR1 Clarksburg Price: $135 (includes tax & gratuity)

Contact: Oliver & Bonacini Cafe Grill, Blue Mountain
Phone: 705-444-8680
Email: events.blue@oliverbonacini.com
Website: https://blue-mountain.obcafegrill.com/news/fall-harvest-dinner-at-the-roost/

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com

Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

The Blue Mountains Toastmasters Open House

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: L. E. Shore Memorial LIbrary Thornbury

Flipping the Iceberg - Discover your inner strength and power within. Special guest speaker Gregory C. N. Smith Distinguished Toastmaster,author, seminar speaker & humorous speech champion

Contact: Jean McAllister
Phone: 705-445-7182

Rhymes From Around The World

Thursday, November 7, 2019 11:00am - 11:30am
Location: L.E. Shore Library - Story Tower

Thursday, November 7th we will be having an EXTRA SPECIAL Story Time! We will be reading Nursery Rhymes in three different languages. Come on down to the Library and hear some of your favourite rhymes and songs in English, French and Portuguese. Ages 0 and up. Free Event. Drop in.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

DIY Candied Sushi Workshop

Saturday, November 9, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library

Meet us at the The L.E.Shore Library Saturday, November 9th at 1:30 pm. We will be making adorable sushi look-a likes from Rice Krispies, gummy worms and other yummy candies. These treats are so delicious,even sushi haters will fall in love with them. Free Program. Pre-Registration required. Ages 10 and up

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Cupcake Decorating

Sunday, November 10, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library

Lions? Tigers? And Bears? Oh yes! Meet us in the Gallery Sunday, November 10th at 1:00pm for a super fun cupcake decorating workshop. Come in to learn a new skill, have some fun and take home some yummy treats. Cost for this program is $5.00. Each child will have the opportunity to decorate and take home 3 cupcakes. Lions, Tigers and Bears is the theme for the afternoon. Pre-registration is required. Last day to register is Friday, November 8th. Ages 6 and up.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

Beaver Valley Handmade Artisan Market

Saturday, November 16, 2019 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Beaver Valley Community Hall, 58 Alfred St W, Thornbury, ON N0H 2P0

This is your chance to support your local artists, artisans and food makers in the beautiful Beaver Valley. Come and shop for great one-of-a-kind Christmas presents and treats, handmade, painted or prepared by local artists and culinary artisans. Browse the wonderful selection of art and tasty samples. Then add to your family's pantry for this holiday season. From cards and calendars to stocking stuffers, unique gifts and more, you'll find it here!Delicious prepared lunch, cider and hot chocolate also available on site. Contact: www.theartmap.com/Contact.html

Contact: Barbara Pearn
Phone: 519-924-3942
Email: barb@colourpix.ca
Website: http://www.theartmap.com/events-list/beaver-valley-handmade-artisan-market

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

PJ Story Time

Thursday, November 21, 2019 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library - Story Tower

Meet us in the Story Tower Thursday, November 21 at 6:30 pm for a super cozy Story Time. Remember to wear your comfiest pj's and bring your favourite stuffed animal with you. We will read some sleepy time stories and sing some sleepy time songs.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Sugar Plum Fair

Saturday, November 23, 2019 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Beaver Valley Community School, 189 Bruce St, Thornbury

Children’s Activities and Craft, Gigantic Gift Basket Raffle, Festive Greenery Shop, Island of Misfit Toys, Country Kitchen, Vendors Market, Treasure Chest, Silent Auction, Hall of Games. -

Contact: Nicole
Phone: 705 994 6964
Email: marketing@sugarplumfair.ca
Website: http://www.sugarplumfair.ca

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, November 26, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

Marsh Street Artists

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Marsh Street Centre, Clarksburg

A friendly group of painters of all skill levels meet every Tuesday morning from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Marsh Street Centre in Clarksburg. Room to set up your work in your medium of choice…. oil, acrylic or water colour. Lots of encouragement and gentle advice is available. Weekly fee is $10 plus $1 for coffee and cookies. Special monthly workshops available as well for an additional fee. Web Site http://www.marshstreetartists.com Contact: Sandra Whitehead
Phone: 4169702800
Email: sandra.e.whitehead@gmail.com
Website: http://www.marshstreetartists.com

No Sew Sock Snowman

Friday, December 27, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library

Meet us in the Gallery Friday, December 27th at 1:00pm. We will be making super adorable Snowmen out of socks. All supplies provided. Ages 6 and up. Pre-registration required. Free Event.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

Cookies and Board Games

Sunday, December 29, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: L.E. Shore Library

Meet us at the L.E. Shore Library Sunday, December 29th from 1 -3 pm for some yummy cookies and a fun afternoon of board games. Free program. Ages 8 and up. Drop in.

Email: libraryprograms@thebluemountains.ca
Website: http://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca

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