If you’re in the Kawartha Lakes this weekend, there are lots of activities to put you in the Christmas spirit!Kawartha Coffee Co. Presents Nicole Coward
What: Listen as Nicole Coward sings Gordon Lightfoot, Joni Mitchell, Joan Baez, and John Denver songs – and more – along with some original tunes
When: Friday, November 18, 2016, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Kawartha Coffee Co. at 49 Bolton Street in Bobcaygeon
Admission: $5.00 or pay what you can
For details, please visit www.facebook.com/events/1665361247094640/
Beaverton Santa Claus Parade 2016 and Open House
What: Beaverton Santa Claus parade 2016 and open house
When: Friday, November 18, 2016, at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Downtown Beaverton
For details, please call 705-344-5441
Book Sale for the Friends of the Lindsay Library
What: Thousands of quality books for sale with a donation. All proceeds go to fund library programs
When: Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: The Lindsay Library at 190 Kent Street West in Lindsay
Anne of Green Gables: The Musical
What: Anne of Green Gables – the Musical
When: Friday, November 18 and Saturday, November 19, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Academy Theatre at 2 Lindsay Street South in Lindsay
Admission: $28.00 per adult and $25.00 per student or senior
More about the Musical: The classic tale of an orphan girl, Anne, who rises from destitution to happiness in the farm country entirely by her pluck and personality. Anne's adventures at Green Gables, the farm owned by her new caretakers, are both comical and heartwarming. Originating in Canada, the play left capacity audiences there to journey to London, where it opened to acclaim. The original Anne of Green Gables novel is the first in a prized series by writer L.M. Montgomery
For details, please call 705-324-9111
What: Zentangle is a fun, relaxing, and easy-to-do art form that appeals to a wide range of age and skill levels. This simple method of drawing structured patterns and designs is an individualistic, creative process done consciously and deliberately, “one stroke at a time.” The Zentangle method increases focus and creativity and instills a sense of personal well-being. In this workshop, you will learn the history as well as the techniques to create your beautiful images, with a certified Zentangle instructor. Suited to any level of expertise
When: Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Where: Art on Kent at 41 Kent Street West in Lindsay
Cost: $35 for members, $50 for non-members, and $15 material fee
For details, please visit http://kawarthaarts.ca/category/classes/
What: Bobcaygeon Music presents Boreal
When: Sunday, November 20, 2016, at 2:00 p.m.
Where: Trinity United Church at 42 William Street in Bobcaygeon
Admission: $30 per adult, children 12 and under are admitted free of charge. In Bobcaygeon, tickets are available at My Favourite Things and Bobcaygeon Electronics. In Fenelon Falls, you can purchase tickets at Stokes on Trent
For details, please call 705-731-7497
Collins Barrow Presents the Lindsay Santa Claus Parade
What: The Lindsay Santa Claus Parade. Come and welcome Santa to Lindsay
When: Sunday, November 20, 2016
For details, please visit http://lindsayparade.com/
Christmas Craft Sale at the Bobcaygeon Legion
What: A Christmas craft sale where you can purchase lovely handmade items, and baked goods. There will be a draw for a gift basket. Lunch will also be available
When: Saturday, November 19, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where: The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 239, 96 King Street East in Bobcaygeon
Silent Auction at the Coboconk Train Station
What: A silent auction and Christmas social at the Coboconk train station. Members of the community have donated all of the items up for auction. All proceeds go towards the ongoing restoration of the Coboconk train station. Bring your family, friends, and neighbours and get a head start on your Christmas shopping. Complimentary refreshments
When: Saturday, November 19, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Where: Coboconk Train Station