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April

Wednesday 01

Kids Create

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 4 - 6 PM

Every Wednesday 4-6pm Kids will have fun while experiencing different art techniques including sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing. Children will build their creative confidence and problem-solving abilities while working in our professional studio space. There will be new and different projects from our fall and winter courses.


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April

Saturday 04

Photography Workshop: The Beauty of Early Spring

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Midland

Time: 10 am - 12:30 pm
Join Marj Dubeau as she shares her passion and knowledge for photography through a hands on workshop followed by a hike in the marsh where she will provide tips and tricks on photography composition.
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April

Saturday 04

Downtown Midland Chocolate Giveaway

Location: King Street - Downtown Midland

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Come visit Buster the BIA Bunny Downtown Midland on Saturday, April 4th, 2020.
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April

Saturday 04

Ontario Maple Weekend

Location: Windlee Farms, 10 Baseline Rd N, Tiny
Williams Farm, 2193 Wood Rd, Wyebridge


Time: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Maple weekend gives you a first-hand opportunity to see how maple products are produced, from tree to table, along with the chance to taste and purchase quality maple products.

www.mapleweekend.ca
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April

Sunday 05

Spring Migratory Birding Workshops at Wye Marsh

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Midland

Time: 9 am - 11 am
As our spring migrants travel through our region we are offered a brief glimpse at these species as they travel to their breeding grounds. This opportunity presents itself but two times per year! Learn about why birds migrate and some of their migration patterns in Part A as well as birding ethics, followed by in depth ID skill building in Part B.
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April

Wednesday 08

Kids Create

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 4 - 6 PM

Every Wednesday 4-6pm Kids will have fun while experiencing different art techniques including sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing. Children will build their creative confidence and problem-solving abilities while working in our professional studio space. There will be new and different projects from our fall and winter courses.


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April

Saturday 11

Easter Eggstravaganza

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
More information coming soon!
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April

Wednesday 15

Kids Create

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 4 - 6 PM

Every Wednesday 4-6pm Kids will have fun while experiencing different art techniques including sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing. Children will build their creative confidence and problem-solving abilities while working in our professional studio space. There will be new and different projects from our fall and winter courses.


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April

Sunday 19

Spring Migratory Birding Workshops at Wye Marsh

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Midland

Time: 9 am - 11 am
As our spring migrants travel through our region we are offered a brief glimpse at these species as they travel to their breeding grounds. This opportunity presents itself but two times per year! Learn about why birds migrate and some of their migration patterns in Part A as well as birding ethics, followed by in depth ID skill building in Part B.
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April

Wednesday 22

Kids Create

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 4 - 6 PM

Every Wednesday 4-6pm Kids will have fun while experiencing different art techniques including sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing. Children will build their creative confidence and problem-solving abilities while working in our professional studio space. There will be new and different projects from our fall and winter courses.


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April

Saturday 25

Earth Day Celebrations

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Midland

Time: 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Unearth your learning with activities designed for families to learn about stewardship in a hands-on way. Come out and enjoy a day in support of responsible living on our beautiful Earth!

www.wyemarsh.com
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April

Saturday 25

Kaleidoscope: 25 Years of Art Fundraiser!

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Join us for food, drinks and entertainment to celebrate Quest Art School + Gallery’s Silver Anniversary! Entertainment provided by comedian Deborah Kimmet and jazz musician Kim Pollard.


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April

Wednesday 29

Kids Create

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 4 - 6 PM

Every Wednesday 4-6pm Kids will have fun while experiencing different art techniques including sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing. Children will build their creative confidence and problem-solving abilities while working in our professional studio space. There will be new and different projects from our fall and winter courses.


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May

Friday 01

The Old Man and the Old Moon

Location: Huronia Players Theatre - 333 King Street, Midland
The touching tale of a man charged with the task of keeping the moon shining bright.
​Performances on May 1-3, 7-10, 14-16

www.huroniaplayers.ca
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May

Saturday 02

Painting Copeland Creek with Brian Burnett

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery, 333 King Street Midland

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm

This two-day course will start with a walk along the Copeland Creek trail where you will sketch and learn sketch painting set up.  These preparatory drawings and/or sketch paintings will be the foundation for your larger painting which will be painted back at Quest Art Studios.  Walking the Copeland Creek Bridges trail provides many exciting viewpoints, all situated on one trail accessed from Penetanguishene. Interpretation of these sites can be translated in any form from realism to abstraction, in either acrylic or oil paints.


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May

Wednesday 06

Kids Create

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 4 - 6 PM

Every Wednesday 4-6pm Kids will have fun while experiencing different art techniques including sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing. Children will build their creative confidence and problem-solving abilities while working in our professional studio space. There will be new and different projects from our fall and winter courses.


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May

Saturday 09

Mud Mayhem

Location: Parc Rotary Champlain Wendate Park - 8 Owen Street, Penetanguishene

Walk, run and climb over and under this fun run of obstacles, all for a good cause.
*Formerly March Mudness*


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May

Wednesday 13

Kids Create

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 4 - 6 PM

Every Wednesday 4-6pm Kids will have fun while experiencing different art techniques including sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing. Children will build their creative confidence and problem-solving abilities while working in our professional studio space. There will be new and different projects from our fall and winter courses.


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May

Friday 15

Portarama Family Festival

Location: Talbot Park, Port McNicoll

Portarama is organized by a dedicated group of community volunteers to provide the community with an annual family oriented celebration on the Victoria Day weekend in the month of May.

www.portarama.ca


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May

Friday 15

Uke Fest

Location: Midland Cultural Centre - 333 King Street, Midland
This 3-day festival, the first Uke Fest in Ontario, allows ukulele players of all ages to participate in workshops, jam sessions, concerts and all things ukulele-based.

www.ukefest.ca
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May

Saturday 16

Marsh by Moonlight Spring Paddle Series

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay
Experience a guided canoe tour through the sparkling moonlit waters of the Wye Marsh. Connect with nature and enjoy this unique and different perspective of the marsh. No paddling experience necessary! 

Spring series - May 16, 23, 30

www.wyemarsh.com
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May

Sunday 17

Gardening for Wildlife Workshop

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Midland

Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Grow wild and think beyond a pollinator patch or songbird garden. This workshop will take an ecosystem approach to gardening with a focus on plant selection, design techniques and maintenance must do's (and dont's).
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May

Wednesday 20

Kids Create

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 4 - 6 PM

Every Wednesday 4-6pm Kids will have fun while experiencing different art techniques including sculpture, painting, printmaking and drawing. Children will build their creative confidence and problem-solving abilities while working in our professional studio space. There will be new and different projects from our fall and winter courses.


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May

Saturday 23

Rotary Club of Penetanguishene's 1st Annual Lobsterfest

Location: Penetanguishene Memorial Community Centre - Arena, 61 Maria Street, Penetanguishene, ON

Time: 6:00 pm
Save the date for the Rotary Club of Penetanguishene‘s 1st Annual Lobsterfest!

Tickets on sale in March.

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May

Saturday 23

Marsh by Moonlight Spring Paddle Series

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay
Experience a guided canoe tour through the sparkling moonlit waters of the Wye Marsh. Connect with nature and enjoy this unique and different perspective of the marsh. No paddling experience necessary! 

Spring series - May 16, 23, 30

www.wyemarsh.com
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May

Saturday 23

Brothers Gibb: The Bee Gees' Story

Location: Midland Cultural Centre - 333 King Street, Midland

Time: 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Put on your dancing shoes and pull out the disco ball, Bill Culp Productions is bringing their amazing Bee Gees tribute to Midland!

www.midlandculturalcentre.com
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May

Saturday 30

Marsh by Moonlight Spring Paddle Series

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay
Experience a guided canoe tour through the sparkling moonlit waters of the Wye Marsh. Connect with nature and enjoy this unique and different perspective of the marsh. No paddling experience necessary! 

Spring series - May 16, 23, 30 and September 19, 26

www.wyemarsh.com
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May

Saturday 30

Meditative Mandala with Tina Poplawski

Location: Quest Art School + Gallery 333 King St. Midland

Time: 10 am - 4 pm
Mandala (“circle”) is a spiritual and ritual symbol of ancient eastern cultures representing the universe. Mandalas have been used for centuries to aid in meditation. Join artist Tina Poplawski in this unique workshop creating your own unique mandala. Get inspired by Tina’s durable to delicate mandala work that will be on exhibit during the workshop. All levels and abilities are welcome.
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May

Saturday 30

Barrie-Huronia Vintage Bike Swap Meet and Show

Location: Huronia Airport, 20 Ed Connelly Drive, Tiny, Ontario

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us on May 30 (rain date May 31) for our annual Swap Meet and Show. In addition to the dozens of vintage bikes on display and many vendors, our event is co-ordinated this year with a Fly-In being held by COPA, the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association. COPA will also be organizing a small classic/custom car show.
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June

Saturday 06

Marsh by Moonlight Spring Paddle Series

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay
Experience a guided canoe tour through the sparkling moonlit waters of the Wye Marsh. Connect with nature and enjoy this unique and different perspective of the marsh. No paddling experience necessary! 

Spring series - May 16, 23, 30 and June 6, 13.

www.wyemarsh.com
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June

Sunday 07

Intro to Beekeeping Workshop

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay

Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Learn all about how to start keeping your own bees. Or just learn more about these fascinating creatures that mean so much for our ecosystem!
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June

Wednesday 10

Sleeping Beauty: The Panto

Location: King's Wharf Theatre - 97 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene

Join us as the beloved fairy tale comes to life on stage as a fun-filled family panto featuring popular music, lively dancing, outrageous costumes, audience participation, and more!

Performances running June 10-27

www.kingswharftheatre.com


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June

Saturday 13

Ontario's Best Butter Tart Festival

Location: Midland Avenue, Midland

Time: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Whether you like raisins or no raisins, runny or firm, or your tarts made with unique flavour combinations (maple bacon, whiskey, cheesecake, and many more), you'll find something delicious at this one-day festival!

www.buttertartfestival.ca
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June

Saturday 13

Marsh by Moonlight Spring Paddle Series

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay
Experience a guided canoe tour through the sparkling moonlit waters of the Wye Marsh. Connect with nature and enjoy this unique and different perspective of the marsh. No paddling experience necessary! 

Spring series - May 16, 23, 30 and June 6, 13.

www.wyemarsh.com
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June

Saturday 13

Butter Tart Trot

Location: Starts at Sainte-Marie among the Hurons - 16164 Highway 12 E, Midland

Time: First departure at 7:00AM
Get off your butt-ertart and trot for tarts this summer, during Ontario's Best Butter Tart Festival. 

www.buttertarttrot.ca
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June

Thursday 18

National Indigenous' Peoples Day

Location: Sainte-Marie among the Hurons, 16164 Highway 12 East, Midland, ON

Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
National Indigenous Peoples Day is a time for all Canadians to celebrate the cultures and contributions to Canada of Indigenous peoples, Inuit, and Métis peoples. Canada chose the official date of June 21 because of the cultural significance of the summer solstice and because many Indigenous groups mark this day to celebrate their heritage.
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June

Friday 19

Tay Canada Day

Location: 290 Park Street, Victoria Harbour

Time: Stay tune for a full schedule of events
A 2-day celebration of Canada’s Birthday, a little early! To nurture community & Canadian Spirits, to make new friends and renew old acquaintance. A celebration for young and old encompassing a plethora of events.

www.taycanadaday.ca
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June

Saturday 20

Coldwater Studio Tour

Location: See website for studio locations

Time: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Enjoy a self-guided tour of artists' studios to see demonstrations, talk to the artists themselves and perhaps take home that special one-of-a-kind gift for someone special or yourself!

www.coldwaterstudiotour.com
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July

Wednesday 01

Canada Day at the Museum

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON

Time: 11:00 am - 6 pm
More information coming soon!
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July

Thursday 02

The Dixie Swim Club

Location: King's Wharf Theatre - 93 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene
Part Steel Magnolias, part Designing Women ... with just a hint of Golden Girls, southern-fried humour abounds in this rollicking comedy about the enduring power of friendship.

Performances on July 2-18

www.kingswharftheatre.com
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July

Friday 03

Midland Rib & Craft Beer Fest

Location: 169 King Street, Midland ON L4R 3L8

Time: Friday 4PM - 11PM, Saturday 12PM - 11PM, Sunday 12PM - 7PM
Midland's favourite summer event is back at Harbourside Park!

Get ready for MOUTH WATERING', FINGER LICKIN', BELLY RUBBIN' GOOD BBQ! Wash it all down at our Craft Beer Market featuring the top brewers from across Ontario! With over 35 different beers & beverages on tap you won't leave thirsty.

***FREE ENTRY ALL WEEKEND***

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July

Saturday 11

2020 Northern Regional Fly In (NRFI)

Location: Huronia Airport, 20 Ed Connelly Drive, Tiny, Ontario

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
PLANES! TRAINS! and AUTOMOBILES
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July

Saturday 11

Georgian Bay Garden Tour

Location: Various gardens throughout the North Simcoe Area

Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, July 11 marks the 26th annual community garden tour. This self-guided tour of beautiful local gardens also features works of art by Canadian artisans. Proceeds from ticket sales are donated to Hospice Huronia.
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July

Wednesday 22

Fiddler on the Loose

Location: King's Wharf Theatre - 93 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene
Don't miss this high-energy musical extravaganza, but be warned – this show may contain scenes of gratuitous violins!

Performances on July 22 to August 15

www.kingswharftheatre.com
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August

Friday 07

Coldwater Steampunk Festival 2020

Location: Coldwater, ON

Time: Friday 4:00 pm - 9 pm, Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The tenth year of our event is finally here! This year's theme: Gaslamp Fantasy, where Steampunk meets magic!

The Coldwater Steampunk Festival sets out to encourage creativity and learning by imagining a future that never was, allowing everyone to play and explore in this fantastical world. Costumes encouraged!


www.steampunkfestivalcoldwater.com
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August

Thursday 20

Rock of Ages

Location: King's Wharf Theatre - 93 Jury Drive, Penetanguishene
Fans of '80s arena hard rock music will dig this awesomely hilarious musical comedy that wails with big chords, big hair ... and an even bigger heart.

Performances on August 20 to September 5

www.kingswharftheatre.com
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September

Sunday 13

Volunteer Appreciation BBQ - Friends of the Museum

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON

Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
More information coming soon!
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September

Sunday 13

Passport Concert

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
More information coming soon!
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September

Saturday 19

Marsh by Moonlight Fall Paddle Series

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay
Experience a guided canoe tour through the sparkling moonlit waters of the Wye Marsh. Connect with nature and enjoy this unique and different perspective of the marsh. No paddling experience necessary! 

Fall series - September 19 and 26

www.wyemarsh.com
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September

Saturday 26

Marsh by Moonlight Fall Paddle Series

Location: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre - 16160 Highway 12 E, Tay
Experience a guided canoe tour through the sparkling moonlit waters of the Wye Marsh. Connect with nature and enjoy this unique and different perspective of the marsh. No paddling experience necessary!

www.wyemarsh.com
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September

Monday 28

Doors Open Simcoe County

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON
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October

Friday 02

Meet the Spirits at St. James on the Lines Cemetery

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON

Time: 7:00 pm & 8:00 pm
More information to come!
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October

Saturday 24

The Neil Diamond Song Sung Blue Story

Location: Midland Cultural Centre - 333 King Street, Midland

Time: 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Take a trip down memory lane and revisit the incredible music of Neil Diamond through his extensive career, starring Will Chalmers.

www.midlandculturalcentre.com
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October

Saturday 31

Spooktacular Events!

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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December

Friday 04

Festival of Lights

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON
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December

Saturday 12

Jersey Nights

Location: Midland Cultural Centre - 333 King Street, Midland

Time: 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Jersey Nights: A Tribute to Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons is an evening of soaring vocals, audience participation and incredible music

www.midlandculturalcentre.com
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December

Saturday 19

Breakfast with Santa

Location: Penetanguishene Centennial Museum & Archives, 13 Burke Street, Penetanguishene ON

Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am
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