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Sep
01

#30DAYSOFCULTURE

Date: Sep 01, 2021 - Sep 30, 2021

Location: Online Event

Each September, the Culture Alliance challenges local residents to engage in a cultural activity for a minimum of 15 minutes a day for each of the 30 days of the month.

Tag the Culture Alliance on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram at @CultureGBay and use the hashtags #30DaysOfCulture and #CultureLivesHere to share how you are participating.

Cultural pursuits could include, but are not limited to... drawing, painting, photography, writing, rehearsing, performing, visiting a gallery, attending a performance, listening to live music, enjoying public art while on a walk, visiting a historic/heritage site, walking on a local trail, etc., singing, composing, dancing, sewing, quilting, woodworking.

Sep
18

Introduction to Birding Workshop

Date: Sep 18, 2021 - Sep 18, 2021

Location: Wye Marsh

If you are a beginning birder, or you just want to brush up on your skills, join us for a birding ID workshop.

We’ll look at avian families, habitat, behaviour and “diagnostics” to identify the species we see in the field. We’ll also investigate the equipment you may be interested in, like birding ID books and apps, binoculars, etc. We’ll end with a walk through the Marsh in to see what’s around!

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: Saturday, September 18 from 9am-11am
How much: $20.00 per person
Price includes admission to our interpretive centre and trails for day following the workshop to go out and utilize your new found skills at birding.

Pre-registration is required., Please contact 705-526-7809 or events@wyemarsh.com.  

Please note that the workshop will only run with if the minimum attendance requiremet of 6 people is reached.

Sep
19

The Terry Fox Virtual Run

Date: Sep 19, 2021 - Sep 19, 2021

Location: Virtual Event

What: The Terry Fox Virtual Run. We will unite in spirit, not in person.

Where:
 Participate wherever you are! Around your neighborhood, backyard, down the street, or around the block. Walk, run, ride!

How: 
Register online as an individual, family, or virtual team – start your fundraising today by clicking here: Terry Fox Run September 19, 2021


Why: Because cancer research can't wait for COVID-19 to be over. Because Terry asked us to try.

Sep
25

Maples & Other Delights Art Exhibition

Date: Sep 25, 2021 - Sep 25, 2021

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre

Wye Marsh is currently partnering with Quest Art School + Gallery to host 3 regional artists as artists-in-residence on site at Wye Marsh to capture and explore the beauty of wetlands, nature, and specifically maple. 

The residency will culminate in an exhibition of the work by the artists at Wye Marsh. 

Wye Marsh is currently partnering with Quest Art School + Gallery to host 3 regional artists as artists-in-residence on site at Wye Marsh to capture and explore the beauty of wetlands, nature, and specifically maple. 

The residency will culminate in an exhibition of the work by the artists at Wye Marsh. 

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: September 25, 2021 from 2:00pm-4:00pm, with Artist Remarks at 2:30pm

Admission is included in general admission as part of Cultural Days. 

About the Residency: 

Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre and Quest Art School + Gallery are pleased to announce a collaborative artists-in-residence programme titled Maples & Other Delights: The Wonders of Wye Marsh.

This residency is being undertaken by three regional artists: Holly Archer, Kasia Latos, and Aaron White. Beginning the week of Aug. 9, the artists have been exploring, engaging with and interpreting the natural beauty and ecological systems at Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre, with a focus on maple trees.

Members of the public can meet with the artists while they work. Times that the artists will be on site will vary from week to week and may be weather-dependent. Quest and Wye Marsh will post on our social media times that the artists will be on site.

Wye Marsh and Quest have a history of successfully collaborating together on other projects and we welcome this opportunity to bring together art and nature.

The residency will culminate in an exhibition of the work by the artists at Wye Marsh. The event will take place on Saturday, September 25th at 2:00pm as part of the province-wide Culture Days Celebration. The event will take place in the Wye Marsh’s Display Hall, with the artists speaking at 2:30pm. Guests are welcome to drop-in any time between 2:00pm and 4:00pm. 

Wye Marsh and Quest Art gratefully acknowledge the support from the Government of Canada – Building Communities Through Arts & Heritage funding for this project.

 

Sep
29

Penetang Blood Donor Clinic

Date: Sep 29, 2021 - Sep 29, 2021

Location: 2 Poyntz Street, Penetanguishene, ON L9M 1M2

The need for blood goes on. Check out the updated criteria and enhanced measures for physical distancing on blood.ca and book your appointment!
Oct
05

Mighty Marketing for Small Business

Date: Oct 05, 2021 - Oct 05, 2021

Location: Online Event

Webinar learning series to support our business community and in celebration of Small Business Month. Tuesday Evenings at 7:00 pm from October 5th to October 26th, 2021

Guest: Don Bourne – Helping start-up businesses and seasoned entrepreneurs make money.

For more information please contact the Chamber of Commerce at 705-526-7884 or info@sgbchamber.ca

Oct
09

Midland Blood Donor Clinic

Date: Oct 09, 2021 - Oct 09, 2021

Location: 231 Bayview Drive

The need for blood goes on. Check out the updated criteria and enhanced measures for physical distancing on blood.ca and book your appointment!
Oct
12

Mighty Marketing for Small Business

Date: Oct 12, 2021 - Oct 12, 2021

Location: Online Event

Webinar learning series to support our business community and in celebration of Small Business Month. Tuesday Evenings at 7:00 pm from October 5th to October 26th, 2021

Guest: Jim Lowe – Digital Marketing Bootcamp

For more information please contact the Chamber of Commerce at 705-526-7884 or info@sgbchamber.ca

Oct
15

Sistema Huronia Music Academy Virtual Fundraiser

Date: Oct 15, 2021 - Oct 15, 2021

Location: Virtual via Zoom

The Sistema Huronia Music Academy is holding a virtual fundraiser on Friday, October 15th at 7 P.M.. The virtual fundraiser will be featuring local artists and other artists who support Sistema. Please join us for an hour of family entertainment. To reserve your virtual seat, please email us at sistemahuronia@hotmail.com. Donations to Sistema Huronia via Canada Helps (https://www.canadahelps.org/en/dn/18976) would be greatly appreciated! Hope to “see” all of you there!

Oct
19

Mighty Marketing for Small Business

Date: Oct 19, 2021 - Oct 19, 2021

Location: Online Event

Webinar learning series to support our business community and in celebration of Small Business Month. Tuesday Evenings at 7:00 pm from October 5th to October 26th, 2021

Guest: Ian McIntosh and Joanne Lougheed – Start making videos: hands-on workshop

For more information please contact the Chamber of Commerce at 705-526-7884 or info@sgbchamber.ca

Oct
26

Mighty Marketing for Small Business

Date: Oct 26, 2021 - Oct 26, 2021

Location: Online Event

Webinar learning series to support our business community and in celebration of Small Business Month. Tuesday Evenings at 7:00 pm from October 5th to October 26th, 2021

Guest: Adrian Sauvagaeot – Turning a hobby into a business on Etsy

For more information please contact the Chamber of Commerce at 705-526-7884 or info@sgbchamber.ca