8:30 A.M to 1 P.M.

MASONIC HALL – HANOVER (behind Shoppers Drug Mart)

Please come & pick up warm winter coats, snow pants, hats, mitts and boots for your family. Sizes infants to adults are available.

Marg Kerr – 519-364-3768

Dave’s ESL Cafe


Dave Sterling’s ESL Café is a FREE user-friendly site for English as a Second Language and English as a Foreign Language teachers and students. English language learners can ask questions in the Help Forum, complete short grammar lessons, take quizzes on a variety of subjects and connect with other students in the student discussion forums.

The link for the site can be found here:

Canadian Spirit Festival


The Festival in held in the City of Owen Sound at Kelso Beach Park. It offers workshops, foods, art, entertainment and youth and family attractions.

The cost of admission for Sunday is by donation only.

The theme of Canadian Spirit 2013 is “One With the North”. The Saugeen First Nation will showcase traditional drumming circles, dance and art and a variety of traditional craft workshops.

Canadian electronic DJ troupe A Tribe Called Red and Toronto art-rock band The Darcys will be performing at the two-day event.

The Festival Programme and schedule can be picked up at the Gallery or downloaded from the TOM’s website here:

When You Don’t Know Where to Turn, Call 211


211 is a three-digit phone number and website that provides information and referral to community and social services in Ontario. Their Certified Information and Referral Specialists are caring, understanding and knowledgeable, and pride themselves on their ability to connect you with the services you need.

With information on more than 56,000 agencies and services, they can help you find the answers you need, quickly and easily. The phone service is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year, and is available in more than 150 languages.

Fall Fairs and Festivals


Much loved by young and old, locals and tourists the annual fall fair is a meeting of people to show produce and other goods, to parade or display animals and often to enjoy carnival or entertainment. Fall fairs and festivals are happening in a number of communities in the Grey/Bruce region .
For more information about specific local events follow this link: