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Master Falconer Matt Lieberknecht joins Gamiing Nature Centre on Saturday, August 10 from 2 to 4pm. He will outline for the audience everything an aspiring falconer or birder might wish to learn, from food (minced quail, bones and feathers included) to equipment. You can find out more information and a link to purchase advance tickets at www.gamiing.org.


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Village Voice The Promoter reserves the right to edit Letters to the Editor for length and clarity. Please include your email or mailing address and daytime phone number (not for publication). All opinions expressed are those of the writer.

Who Will Speak For Them?

We live in an area that prides itself on how environmentally friendly it is. People come up here from the city to see nature at its finest. Living here with nature is why we chose this area -- with the wildlife, native plants and creatures big and small. When we drive the highways and county roads we know that there are birds, frogs, bees, and deer that all live right next to these roads. Many of these roads cross over rivers and creeks. The dips in the rock that covers most of this area are swampy, and full of all kinds of life. The wildlife moves without boundaries to get food and to raise their young. We are lucky to have a voice and are free to voice our concerns of how our environment is affected and handled. We have to be the voice for all the creatures that live here. They can’t tell us how they are affected by what we do. Turtles make nests on the sides of the roads, deer drink from the creeks and small rivers that are next to our roads. And crickets, frogs, toads and so many others all share the same places we see next to our roads. Living in a time when trust is on the decline,

it makes it hard to see what is reality. We just can’t believe how spraying products like “Roundup” can be permitted. It isn’t just the spraying but where it is done. To spray over creeks and rivers is just wrong in so many ways. To see long lines of spray right at the edge of swamps is horrifying. Besides the wildlife, they spray next to dwellings too. Take a drive on County Road 121 and see it for yourself. Drive County Road 45 and see how many places they sprayed next to swamps and rivers. Drive the other roads in Kawartha and stop to look at the dead plants. Look at how these places are mostly over water and swamps. In some places the creeks are where cattle or other livestock drink the water. How will these dead plants affect creatures that use them for bedding or to make their home? There must be provincial guidelines on the use of these dangerous products where it pertains to rivers, creeks and swamps. All these places that are sprayed have no signage to tell people that it has been used. There should be no region in Ontario using this. There is all kinds of equipment that can do the job. There must also be other ways of keeping these areas free of mostly grass and weeds. What is needed is to get the politicians to drive these roads and see for themselves how much damage they are allowing to our environment. We don’t need more studies or committees to look into this. It’s better to stop using them entirely now. The future of humans and the creatures around us need this to stop.

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Trent Lakes Public Library is running a fundraiser to help purchase a new seating area for the children’s section of the Buckhorn branch. People have the chance to win one of five original art pieces done by award winning artists Eugenie and Henry Fernandes, both local artists. The pictures from Eugenie’s books also come with a copy of the book that contains the picture. Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5. Tickets are available at the Buckhorn Branch and Cavendish Branch of the Trent Lakes Public Library. The draw will take place on September 21. All artwork is available to view during operating hours at the Buckhorn Branch of the Trent Lakes Public Library.

WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER TO APPEAR AT SPEAKER SERIES

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The Friends of the Dunsford Library invite all wildlife enthusiasts to attend the fourth talk in their Kawartha Speaker Series. On August 20, Dave Ellis, a talented wildlife photographer, will show his impressive images of local animal and bird life. Based in the Omemee area, Dave will share his collection of images of our colourful Kawartha wildlife -- from the red fox, to the snowy owl, to the green heron. He has photographed all of them and many more species, with the help of his wife Astrid. The aim of the Kawartha Speaker Series is to help keep Dunsford, and its library, on the map by highlighting the area’s rich heritage, both natural and historical. Everyone is invited to attend at the Dunsford Branch of the Kawartha Lakes Library in the Dunsford Community Centre, from 7 to 9pm on August 20. Admission is by donation to the Friends of the Dunsford Library. Pre-registration is encouraged at 705-793-3037 or to KawarthaSpeakers@gmail.com.

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KAMA SUTRA AT THE LAB

Globus Theatre is excited to conclude their 2019 summer season with another World Premiere - the newest comedy by Artistic Director, Sarah Quick. Kama Sutra is an adaptation of the one act play by Peter McGarry. This spice of life comedy premieres on August 14 and runs until August 24 at the Lakeview Arts Barn in Bobcaygeon. Tickets can now be booked online at www. globustheatre.com or by calling the box office at 1-800-304-7897. Theatre-only tickets are $35.50 (plus HST and $2 per ticket fee) while theatre and dinner tickets are $72.00 (plus HST and $2 per ticket fee).

A VIBRANT VILLAGE

By Glenna Burns

The Vibrant Village Committee in Bobcaygeon has been working hard to beautify the community with a gorgeous display of painted paddles on Bolton, King and Canal Streets. This year, the 72 paddles have been mounted on new brackets purchased with money donated by Kawartha Dairy and Crazy Monkey Tree Service. Last summer was the first year for the paddle project in Bobcaygeon. This year’s committee members Carol-Anne Eldridge and Emalee Kidman (and their very understanding husbands) enticed local artists, service groups, schools, nursing homes and other people and organizations to paint a paddle for display. The marine plywood paddle material was donated by Jermyn Lumber while John Falls and Bill Van Koot

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volunteered their time and equipment to cut out the paddles. The project is a total community effort from beginning to end. The money raised from the sale of the paddles goes back into beautifying the village in the form of Christmas lighting, flower baskets and seasonal decorations. You can go online to begin bidding on the paddles. Links from the Vibrant Village Bobcaygeon Facebook page will take you to the paddle photos and auction website.

MUSIC COUNCIL NOTES

By April Scott

Mother Nature has been very good for Concerts in the Park so far this summer with lovely sunny skies and no sign of rain. Hopefully, August will be as nice. Thank you to our wonderful audiences who have come out to support us. Thank you to all the sponsors and advertisers for helping to put these concerts together. Thank you, in particular, to Kathryn Terry for all the work involved in finding the performers and hiring them. Thank you to Roy Croft for his weekly commitment to produce the wonderful sounds from the performers. Thank you to the Lions Club for providing the audience with an opportunity to not cook supper on a hot evening! Have you tried the delicious hamburgers and Kawartha Dairy ice cream? There are only a few concerts left to enjoy. The children seem to have a ball showing off their dancing talents. They are such fun to watch. The adults, on the other hand, express themselves by toe tapping and hand clapping in time with the music. I should mention that at the July 25 concerts, partly sponsored by Pinecrest Nursing Home, some of the residents were able to attend. Thank you to the staff for transporting them to the locks. Photographs are taken during the concerts, many of which are posted on our Facebook page -- The Bobcaygeon Music Council. If you were there, or missed it, you can see what fun we had. That is it for now. Hope to see you in the park.


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Aquarius (Jan. 21 to Feb. 19) On your death bed, Aquarius, we can pretty well guarantee you will not be wishing you had worked more. So, realize this now – spend more time with the ones you love. No regrets! Pisces (Feb. 20 to March 20) Dear Pisces, your children will not remember what you try to teach them. What they will remember is the person you are – everything you say and do is “hidden curriculum”. Leave a legacy of integrity. Aries (March 21 to April 20) Aries, you must learn to let go of what is no longer there. A lost love? Learn from it – and move on! Find someone who cares for you and welcome them into your heart. Taurus (April 21 to May 21) Confidence in oneself is learned – and it’s not always by realizing you are good at something. It’s knowing that other people are just as lost, scared and searching for answers as you are. Gemini (May 22 to June 22) Summer, as we’re sure you know, can be a time of spending money frivolously. There are so many temptations, Gemini. Don’t forget to budget ...and, of course, follow that budget!

Festival Of The Arts

Celebrating 42 years, the award winning Buckhorn Festival of the Arts (formerly the Buckhorn Fine Art Festival) has a time-honoured reputation for curating a gallery-quality fine art festival that appeals to a broad range of art enthusiasts and collectors. The Buckhorn Festival of the Arts is an weekend long annual event that celebrates art, local cuisine and musical talent. The event takes place at the Buckhorn Community Centre on Saturday, August 17 from 10am to 5pm and Sunday, August 18 from 10am to 4pm. There is no admission charge, but donations will be gratefully accepted. The Festival is proud to showcase an Amateur Art Competition, Youth Art Display and an interactive Art Activity Zone for all participating Festival patrons to enjoy. The intent of the Art Activity Zone is to nurture

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artistic creativity by providing a variety of interactive art activities for children and adults to freely explore and experience an expression of their limitless imaginations. As guests stroll through the park visiting exhibitors, as always there will be musical accompaniment. Saturday, August 17, 2019 10:00 am to 11:00 am – Mike Graham 11:00 am to 2:00 – Ben Hudson and Brook Averill 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm – Bridget Foley 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm – Justin Maki Sunday, August 18, 2019 – OPEN MIC 10:00 am to 11:00 am — History Buffs 11:00 am to 12:00 pm - Alla Kadysh and Yur Spektor  12:00 to 2:00 pm – Down the Rabbit Hole (Jasmine, Cindy, Peter)  2:00 pm to 2:30 pm – Cathy Merrill (Singer/Guitar)  2:30 pm to 3:30 pm – Clair Mason – singer/songwriter ​ Stick around on Sunday, August 18 from 3:30 to 4pm to see the Art Competition Awards presentation. The Buckhorn Festival of the Arts has been the major fundraiser for the Buckhorn Community Centre (BCC); an independently-owned notfor-profit, charitable organization and the hub of cultural and recreational programs for families living and vacationing in the area. With the help of over 200 dedicated volunteers, the Festival provides a beautiful venue for visitors to participate in a world class art experience.

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Health & Wellness CHAMPISSAGE – INDIAN HEAD MASSAGE

By Jo-Anne Sugarman

The gift of touch by way of head massage (“champi” in Hindi) has been practiced for more than 5,000 years as an integral ingredient of India’s rich tradition of Ayurveda preventative health care and generational family life. Ayurveda “knowledge of life” is based on the holistic principle of body, mind and spirit. Indian Head Massage works with the upper 5th, 6th, and 7th chakras (energy centres) to balance all body systems and unblock and stimulate the flow of vital energy. This firm, deliberate, yet gentle massage, along with warm essential oils, focuses on the upper back, shoulders, neck, scalp and face. These are areas that accumulate high levels of stress

TRAVELING WITH HEARING AIDS

Traveling with hearing aids can require some extra preparation. When packing, remember extra batteries, domes and wax guards, a cleaning kit, and any Bluetooth accessories needed for your device. It is best to wear your hearing aids when flying, as you will be less likely to lose them or to miss important information from your flight crew. Hearing aids will not set off metal detectors or body scanner alarms, but it is always a good idea to inform security staff that you are wearing them. When driving, it is best to keep distraction noises, like music or audio books, at low volumes to avoid missing sounds from outside your car that could indicate safety issues. While traveling, you may wear your hearing aids longer than you normally would, so you may go through batteries quicker. If you run out of batteries, you may not be able to buy new ones easily, so bring more than you think you’ll need. Your daily routine will probably be thrown off while you travel. Make sure to bring your cleaning kit and stick to your normal daily cleaning schedule. If you are concerned about your hearing, stop by LINDSAY EAR CLINIC and have your hearing tested by a Doctor of Audiology. It’s painless, doesn’t take very long, and can help you more than you know. P.S. Portable chargers that include a drying function can help keep your hearing aids dry and in good working order when you travel.

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and tension. This massage induces a beautiful feeling of euphoria, peace, tranquility, relaxation and deep sense of well-being. There are many benefits of Indian Head Massage. Indian Head Massage provides relief from stress-related aches and pains and relieves symptoms of fatigue, anxiety and depression. It is an effective treatment of muscle tension, TMJ, migraine headaches, eye strain, sinus congestion, insomnia and sleep disorders as well as general energetic healing. Indian Head Massage detoxifies the body by stimulating lymphatic drainage and enhances memory and concentration by encouraging the supply of oxygen to the brain. Jo-Anne Sugarman is a Reflexology and Champissage practitioner, working at the Zen Den in Bobcaygeon.

CKL ONTARIO HEALTH TEAM ENTERS DEVELOPMENT PHASE

A submission to form a City of Kawartha Lakes Ontario Health Team (OHT) to better coordinate care and services in the City of Kawartha Lakes has progressed to the status of ‘In Development’ as announced by the Ministry of Health in July. It is the provincial government’s intention to better connect the health care system through the phased implementation of Ontario Health Teams. Ontario Health Teams are groups of providers and organizations that are clinically and fiscally accountable for delivering a full and coordinated continuum of care to a defined geographic population. The designation of ‘In Development’ means that the Ministry will provide additional resources as the partners further develop their submission. Co-led by Ross Memorial Hospital and Community Care Health and Care Network (formerly Community Care City of Kawartha Lakes), the collaborating partners for the City of Kawartha Lakes OHT include community and health care organizations. The initial focus of the OHT is enhancement of coordinated care and services to frail seniors over 65 years who live alone or have a poor support network, and who have been hospitalized within the last year. As the work of the OHT evolves, the scope of care and services as well as the patient/client/resident focus will expand.

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Village, taste some of the best craft beer in the Kawarthas and sample some of the cuisine as well. Tickets at the door are $20 each and in advance are $15. There’s a special $10 entrance fee for your designated driver. You can find out more information at bobcaygeonbeerfestival.ca.

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Good Stories from Curve Lake First Nation

Visiting Shoodeh

As told by Doug Williams to Julie Kapyrka

When I was young, I would often go with my grandmother and her brother, my great uncle Madden, to visit with people in the community and have tea. These people who we visited were my grandparents’ age. Madden and my grandmother did this often. Madden continued that right up until he passed. One of the interesting characters that we visited was old ‘Shoodeh’. ‘Shoodeh’ still lived in one of the original log houses that were built in order to attract First Nation people onto this land here. The government didn’t like them being “nomadic” or “wandering” people (as they put it) around the area because, at that time, settlers had moved in and had a different way of land ownership and there was no room for people to live on their land – in our own traditional way. So they built these cabins and there’s old ‘Shoodeh’ living there. He was an old, old man. He lived in this log cabin and he would tell stories upon stories about his generation. Now he was born before Madden’s generation. And he would talk to me and talk to Madden about his generation, which would be the people that were adults around the time this First Nation was put together from, say, 1840 to 1865 which then is Confederation time. So he had his opinions about that. What is interesting about that is even though he

went through these cultural trauma-inducing programs that were launched by the government, old ‘Shoodeh’ was a resilient old Michi Saagiig individual who took everything in stride. He adapted. Unfortunately, he had to do more adapting than the settlers. Something interesting to note is that we call our grandfather MISHOOMIS and we call our great grandfather KOOBDEH and we call the great-great grandfather SHOODEH. The meaning of MISHOOMIS is a word that describes an older relative. KOOBDEH means “one who ties it all up” and I suspect SHOODEH means “a link to the past.” And these were very important people for passing on knowledge about how to live on the land and how to live morally. The other interesting character who my grandmother and I used to visit was a woman who lived on the main road in Curve Lake. She had an interesting background. Her father was related to ‘Shoodeh’, and he was old, too, and a ‘Shoodeh’ himself. But that man married an Irish woman from the Lindsay area. She used to talk about that -- how her mother, who was this Irish girl, moved into Curve Lake and learned the language and spoke the language even better than the locals did. She was, in fact, always asked by locals who were very fluent speakers, of the finer points of the language. They would ask her. So she lived a very Nishnaabe lifestyle, she fit right in. She had a sister who also married into Curve Lake. They both married brothers…but that is another story.

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PARSNIPS IN THE WILD

By Maryon Allen

If you have driven Highway 7 between Peterborough and Ottawa, you might have noticed a plant that resembles the herb Dill, with a yellow flower, growing plentifully along the highway and in the median. It is an invasive species called Wild Parsnip, a plant that is native to Eurasia and was likely brought over by early settlers because the roots are edible. Due to climate change, with its very warm weather, this plant has become a problem in most of the U.S. and parts of Canada. Recently, it was declared a scourge in the Durham region, as well as here in City of Kawartha Lakes. Wild Parsnip is in the family of plants which includes carrots, celery, parsley, parsnip, Angelica and Queen Anne’s Lace. The sap of the Wild Parsnip, like Giant Hogweed, can cause a chemical burn brought on by an increase in the skin’s sensitivity to sunlight. It has changed its appearance and is no longer flowering.  It is identifiable now by clusters of fluffy looking beige to brownish seed heads. Stems and leaves are turning yellow.  Anything with a white flower now is Queen Anne’s Lace. The plants have many yellow flower heads which produce a large number of seeds and can grow up to 5 feet in height. It is commonly spread by mowing practices, in which the equipment travels long distances along highways and trails, distributing the seeds over a wide area. Undisturbed, it will take over large areas, crowding out native plants. It can be controlled by pulling the plants, if there are not too many. The best time is before they go into seed (right around now). Roots are often shallow and plants may pull out of the ground easily, or if stalks are tough, they can be cut at ground level. Long sleeves, pants and gloves should be worn. Plants should be disposed of in the garbage, never composted.

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Branch 67 Lindsay (705) 324-2613 • Pub Fare Lunch – Tuesdays, Thursdays, noon to 2 pm • Full Dinners – Fridays, 11:30am to 1:30pm • Meat Roll – Saturdays, 2 pm • Live Entertainment – Saturdays, 7:30 to 11:30 pm, free • Sir Sam Seniors progressive euchre every Tuesday - 1pm • Big Buck Bid euchre 4th Wednesday of every month -11am

Branch 184 Woodville & District (705) 439-2397 • 3rd Sunday of the month - Country Music Jam

Branch 238 Fenelon Falls (705) 887-3041 • Tuesday - Drop in Horseshoes - 6pm/ Mixed Darts - 7:30pm • Wednesday - Bingo - 6:30pm/Men’s Snooker - 7pm • Thursday - Drop-in Shuffleboard - 4pm

• Thursday & Friday - Hot Lunch 11:30 to 1pm • First Friday of the Month - English Pub Night - 5 to 7pm • Sunday - Euchre - 1pm

Branch 239 Bobcaygeon (705) 738-2710 • August 10 - Pave The Way Indoor Yard Sale - 8am - Call 705-738-3092 to arrange pick-up or drop-off • August 17 - Ride for Vets - 12 noon • August 25 - Golf Tournament - 9am Shot Gun Start - Sheffield Greens Golf Course. Sign up no later than August 13 - $50pp with cart; $40pp for walkers

• August 26 - Big Bucks Euchre 10:30am - $10pp • August 29 - Pave The Way Pie Sale - 4 to 7pm • August 31 - Boot Sale - 9am to 1pm • August 31 - Dance with J&J Entertainment - 7pm - $15pp for members $20pp for non-members • For weekly events, visit www. bobcaygeonlegion.ca

Branch 441 Kinmount (705) 488-3462 • Bingo – Fridays, 6:45 pm • Meat Draw – Saturdays, 5 pm • Seniors Cards – Mondays, 1 pm • Mixed darts – Wednesday, 7:30 pm

• B ig Buck Bid Euchre - Third Wednesday of month, 11 am • Third Sunday - 8am to noon - Ladies Auxiliary breakfast

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• Last Friday of the month - Lunch & Music - 11:30am • Call 705-454-8127 for more info

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AUTO SHOP CELEBRATES 20 YEARS

In November, 1999, Rob Duncan opened an automotive shop in Bobcaygeon where he detailed cars and sold car audio systems and accessories. Today, 20 years later, Duncan’s Auto Service offers fullservice repair, maintenance and sales. Over the years, the shop has been a co-op employer for all the high schools in the area. In fact, Chad Legge and Duane Black joined Rob in the shop fresh out of high school and continue the tradition of quality service set out by Rob in the early years. Along the way, they stay up to date with the latest in automotive equipment and procedures. To celebrate their 20th anniversary, they are hosting an Open House to show off the recently redecorated facility. According to Duane, guests are invited to “come see where the magic happens”, ask for an estimate or just drop in to help themselves to a hot dog or hamburger.

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There will also be giveaways, special discounts and product demonstrations at the Open House on Friday, August 30 from 9am to 4pm. Duncan’s is located at 66 Duke Street in Bobcaygeon.

LION’S CLUB DONATES TO CENOTAPH RESTORATION

Submitted by Paul Christie

The Coboconk and District Lions Club recently presented a cheque for $1,500 to the Norland Cenotaph Restoration Committee. The Lions Club is honoured to donate and believe it is tremendously important that future generations remember those who served their country from this area. The Lions Club challenges other clubs and members of this community to donate. The Norland Cenotaph Committee is looking for $6,000 to complete the project. To donate please send a cheque to Norland Horticultural Society/Cenotaph at P.O. Box 54, Norland, Ontario K0M 2L0 or for more information contact norlandcenotaph@gmail.com.

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LITTLE CANOES ON THE RIVER By Deb Crossen

If you wander to the Miskwaa Ziibi River at the Outdoor Art Gallery owned by artist Daniel Marlatt, you can take part in his latest project, the “Lil Red Canoe.” Daniel carves small canoes out of scrap white pine wood (about 2” long and 3/4 “ wide) then soaks them in red wine to give them a unique red colour. These canoes are then released into the Miskwaa Ziibi River to make their way as far they can go. On July 11, Daniel released the first canoe into the River and posted it on Facebook. Now, instead of it being a solitary venture, Daniel is inviting those visiting his gallery to release a canoe. He’s also started a daily blog. None of the canoes have been found down river yet, but you can follow the journey on Facebook at Outdoor Art Gallery at the Miskwaa. You are also invited to drop into the Gallery at 250 Edwina Drive in Trent Lakes and join in the project.

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GOPHER Dump runs Eavestrough cleaning Private security Monica Stanley 705-738-6364 ____________________ RETIRED ELECTRICIAN Service Panels Trouble shooting New Builds, under ground, all electrical work. 705-957-8617

BLACK, Bradley Gordon

Peacefully at Pinecrest Nursing Home Bobcaygeon on Wednesday July 31st, 2019. Beloved father of Duane (Victoria). Dear son of Yvonne Southworth (Walter Ellis) and the late Lorne Black. Loving brother to Lorna Valentine (Richard). Remembered fondly by his aunt Lucille Cunneyworth. A graveside service was held at the Highland Park Cemetery. In memory of Brad, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Online condolences may be expressed at www.highlandparkfuneralcentre.com

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World War I Memorabilia of Pt. William M. Hawkins 2 Regimental Medals 1 handmade copper & brass knife etched with “Vimy Ridge/Hill 70 WMH 1917” THESE ITEMS HAVE GREAT SENTIMENTAL VALUE Contact Laurie 705-786-2254

TENDER FOR CLEANING THE FENELON FALLS POST OFFICE LOCATION 15 MARKET ST FENELON FALLS ON K0M 1N0 A copy of the scope of work/ sample contract can be obtained from the postmaster at the above address Tender must be sealed and received by 2:00 pm August 14th 2019 Only the winning tender will be contacted. Brenda Madill, Postmaster 15 Market St. Fenelon Falls On K0M 1N0 705 887 2140

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GREGG MACNEIL LANDSCAPING 705-340-7734 Interlocking brick, armour stone, retaining walls, decks, driveways, walkways, patios, stairs & repairs to all. www.greggmacneil landscaping.com ____________________ NATHAN’S HANDYMAN SERVICES Carpentry, flooring, drywall, painting, eavestrough clearing, dump runs, demolition and snow removal off roofs. 705-731-9373 ____________________ WAYNE’S PLUMBING & PUMP SERVICE Fully insured & licensed. Service 24/7 Serving Bobcaygeon and surrounding area. 705-738-4076 705-341-4503 ____________________ GLASS & METAL REPAIR Windows and doors You may need only the glass replaced. Call Harold 705-887-6608

DOUGLAS CANOES Recanvassing, fibreglass repair Original canoe bookcases Restored canoes for sale Interested in old wooden canoes. PH - 1-705-738-5648 Email - farrdj@nexicom.net www.douglascanoes.ca ____________________ CERAMIC TILE Quality installations. Very reliable. Call Ted for an estimate. 705-454-9826 ____________________ TLC GARDEN DESIGN/ LANDSCAPING INC. Lindsay, On 21 years in business. Spring/Fall Clean up, garden reno, planting, maintenance programs, container gardens. Contact Kay @ C 416-568-1228 NO JOB TOO BIG NONE TOO SMALL CLASSIFIEDS IN THE KAWARTHA PROMOTER WORK! Call 705-738-6188 or email classifieds@ thepromoter.ca

GRANITE MONUMENT SERVICES Uprights, Markers, Inscriptions, Etching, Restoration Cliff Clark (705)768-0154 Serving Bobcaygeon area. sayitwithlovemonuments.blogspot.com Email: sayitwithlove@eastlink.ca

FENELON STAMP CLUB ANNUAL SHOW & SALE Saturday, August 10 9:30am - 3:30pm At the Cambray Community Centre 255 Elm Tree Rd., Cambray 8 Dealers, Silent Auctions, Club Sales, 5 & 10 cent table, Jim Breadner 249-702-0006


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Gold & Silver Buyers James Gold & Silver Buyers “The People You Can Trust” Professional, Respectful, Confidential Buying: Coins, Sterling silver tableware, gold jewellery, gold watches, coin collections, old Canadian Paper money, and Militaria. Estates are welcome. Peterborough Square Mall 360 George St N. Peterborough (705) 874 3800 We are local and support your community.

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Small propane fridge for $40 - you remove. original documentation, parts list. Pat Bond 416 878-7621

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Furniture, Glass, China, Military Medals etc. Duck Decoys, Clocks, Jewelry, Silver Dollars, Gold, Coins, Pocket Watches etc. Anything old. R. Carruth. 705-887-1672.

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VINTAGE COLLECTABLES We buy vinyl records and comic book collections, toys and sports items. Also gold, silver and costume jewelry, advertising and all types of retro, pop culture and mid-century items. We make house calls. Robert or Penny 705-324-2699

WANTED Canada & USA coins Coin collections Silver dollar coins 1967 and earlier Silver & gold jewelry broken or not Sterling items eg. Birks Sterling flatware Jurgen 705-340-1504

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This section is only for Local Charitable Events. We do provide Not-for-profit rates for more in-depth advertising Adult Day Programs - Bobcaygeon, Fenelon Falls , Little Britain, Lindsay & Omemee. Community Care - Call 705-324-7323 AUG 7 - Bolsover Community Centre Fun Day 2pm rain or shine. Info: 705-438-3886 AUG 9 - Fenelon Falls Senior Citizen’s Club Silent Auction and Ham & Salad Supper. 5:30p.m. $15. 58 Murray St. 705-8877007 AUG 10 - Fenelon Stamp Club Annual Show & Sale 9:30am 3:30pm, Cambray Community Centre 255 Elm Tree Rd., AUG 10 - Kinmount Family Funfest, 4 pm – 9 pm. Rain location: Community Centre . AUG 10 - Bobcaygeon Seniors’ Centre Mini Bucks Bid Euchre, 6:30pm, $5 Non-members welcome. Info: 705-793-1096 AUG 14 - Kirkfield Museum “Victorian Medicine Show” 7pm. By donation. www.kirkfieldhistoricalsociety. 705-438-5454 AUG 13 - Bobcaygeon Seniors’ Centre Big Bucks Bid Euchre, 12:00pm $10 Non-members welcome. Info: 705-793-1096 JULY 17 - Ham Dinner & Loonie Auction 6pm, Kirkfield Lion’s Hall Tickets $15 at the door. Info: 705-438-5454 AUG 24 - W.O.C. St. Andrew’s Church Bolsover Peach Social & silent auction 1-3pm. $5 705-439-2256 or view auction items at https://joyspaintbox.ca AUG 25 - George Timms in Concert 7pm, Kirkfield Museum. By donation. Refreshments will be served. 705-438-5454 AUG 29 - Bobcaygeon Seniors’ Centre Bus to Casino Rama leaves at 8:30 and returns approx 4:30 $5. Dues paid by Aug 22 Non-members welcome. Info: 705-738-6627 2nd MON - Lindsay Creative Quilters’ Guild Meetings 35 Lindsay Street N, Lindsay 1–3:30pm MON - Bobcaygeon Senior Centre Mahjong 1 p.m. $3 MON - Euchre, Bolsover Community Centre, 1:15p.m. $2 Info: 705-426-9053. MON - Bid Euchre, Carden Recreation Centre, 1 p.m. 705-484-5712

1st TUES - Dunsford Seniors Club Pot Luck, noon; 1:30 pm for Euchre. 1st TUES- Free clinics at the Bobcaygeon Seniors Centre, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. No appointments are needed. TUES - Amateur photography club meets alternate Tuesdays, 10 am, Bobcaygeon Library. $2 each for the use of the room. 2nd TUES - The Kawartha Settlers’ Village Quilters meet at Trinity Church, Bobcaygeon. New members & guests welcomed. Info:valexhewlitt@hotmail.com TUES - Omemee Legion Doubles darts 8pm. TUES - Pickelball, Bobcaygeon Curling Club 7-9 pm Drop-in fee $3 TUES - Coffee Talk. 10:30 a.m. Fellowship Room, Trinity United Church, Bobcaygeon TUES - Queer Youth Kawartha Lakes Group, Info: Health Unit 1-866-888-4577 x 2228, or text 705-878-2723. TUES - Bridge & Cribbage, Bolsover Community Centre, 1pm LAST TUES - Victoria Haliburton Amatuer Radio Association. Police Department Building, Community Services Room, Lindsay., 7:30 pm. Info: 705-879-4159 1st WED - Crime Fiction Book Club in the Carnegie Room, Lindsay Library 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm. Call Library for info. 1st WED - Lindsay Bassmasters 7:30pm, Christian Fellowship Church. 59 Mary St. W. WED- Scrapbooking & paper crafters meet 9:30- noon, Salvation Army Church, Fenelon Falls. Beginners welcome. WED - Bobcaygeon Senior Centre Carpet Bowling $3 7 p.m. Info: 705-793-9751 WED - Dunsford Seniors Club 1pm for Bid-Euchre. WED - Darts, Bolsover Community Centre, 1:30 p.m. $2 Info: 705-426-9053. WED - Carden Carvers, Carden Recreation Centre, 7p.m. 705-833-2046 WED - Rejuvenating Yoga, 10-11am, Manilla Hall. Info at 705 432 3322

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ANIMAL APPEAL

Temperatures are not the only thing on the rise these days. So too is the frequency of local residents being bitten or scratched by animals, putting them at risk of rabies or other serious injuries. So far this year, the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health has investigated approximately 300 incidents in which people were bitten or scratched by an animal, potentially exposing them to rabies. Just under two-thirds of these cases in Haliburton County, Northumberland County and the City of Kawartha Lakes have occurred since April 1st. The Health Unit encourages people to be careful around wild animals and pets, especially as a bite or scratch can put them at risk of serious injury and potential exposure to rabies. When seeing any wild animal, Richard Ovcharovich, Manager of Environment Health with the HKPR District Health Unit recommends not to pet or approach it. “It’s best to enjoy animals from a distance,” he says. “If a wild animal is growling or showing aggressive behavior, back away slowly to gain distance from it. Never turn around and run. Avoid direct eye contact with the animal, as it is a sign of dominance that may provoke some animals to attack.” Domestic pets like dogs should also be approached with caution, as they’re often involved in animal bite cases investigated by the Health Unit. Pet owners should also be responsible by making sure their animals are leashed, under control, and discouraged from running free unless they are in a designated dog park. This can also be good for pets, as it may reduce their exposure to wild animals that may have rabies. Regular rabies vaccination of pets is also essential, Ovcharovich adds. Last year, the Health Unit investigated 674 cases locally in which people were bitten or scratched by an animal.

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How far do you want your advertising dollars to travel? We get around! Businesses who advertise in the Explore family of tourist guides have exposure to residents and visitors – your potential customers. 20,000 copies distributed throughout southern and central Ontario.

Explore

Coboconk && Norland Coboconk Norland Area 2019

Free - Thank Our Advertisers!

These handy, full-colour digests feature local events, accommodation, historical information, attractions, maps, outdoor adventures, Trent-Severn Waterway, dining and entertainment, showcasing the lifestyle in our great communities. Research has shown that people keep the Explore tourist guides around all year and keep them in their homes, cars, boats and cottages.

Provide your own ready-to-print ad or

let our award-winning designers do it for you for free!* Simple, effective, quality design made easy for you.

Promoter The Kawartha

Locally Owned and Operated

Don’t miss your chance to feature your business or service in our region’s best tourism guides.

Call Laura today to discuss your ad 705-738-6188 or email sales@thepromoter.ca 22

* Design complimentary with ad booking.

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PHOTO CONTEST BE A PUBLISHED PHOTOGRAPHER WIN AWESOME PRIZES • SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS

Submit your images and help showcase our beautiful region.

Winning entries will be published in either Explore Bobcaygeon, Explore Buckhorn, Explore Coboconk, Norland & Area or Explore Fenelon Falls 2020 with photo credit (each publication has a distribution of 20,000 copies). All entries have the opportunity to win prizes from local sponsors.

Stay tuned for prize details! To submit images for the contest - please email to art@thepromoter.ca Please include full name and contact information. No limit on image quantity, the larger the image size the better. Contest submission closes Nov. 16, 2019.

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