Public Notices/Announcements - Windsor/Leamington - L.A. Coin Show - Sunday, March 29

Submitted by rscussolin on Tue, 02/25/2020 - 10:23
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at the Windsor Moose Lodge, 777 Tecumseh Road West on Sunday March 29 from 10 am - 4 pm. There will be 25 dealer tables of Canadian, U.S., and world coins, currency, and supplies. Ample free parking. Free admission. Donations of canned goods will be accepted for the food bank. For more information contact Werner (519) 978-9441 or  windsorcoins@cogeco.ca      

Public Notices/Announcements - Muskoka - 2020 Spring Freshet Information Session

Submitted by sacton on Tue, 02/25/2020 - 10:08
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The Town of Huntsville and the Township of Lake of Bays would like to inform the public of an upcoming 2020 Spring Freshet Information Session scheduled for March 18, 2020. The public is invited to attend this session which will be held at the Active Living Centre from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. The session will include an update on current conditions, updated emergency response plans, flood preparedness, new flood plain mapping, an overview of climate change trends in Muskoka and how to find information and services using Ontario 211. Participants at this session include: Town of Huntsville, Township of Lake of Bays, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Muskoka Watershed Council, District of Muskoka, 211 – Community Connection.

Community Event - North Bay - Screening of The Woman Who Loves Giraffes

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 02/24/2020 - 20:42
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Date:  March 5th                      Doors Open: 6:30 PM        Film Starts: 7:00 PM   Location: Nipissing University, B200 - 100 College Drive (follow the signs!)   In The Woman Who Loves Giraffes, pioneering Canadian scientist Dr. Anne Innis Dagg re-traces the steps of her ground-breaking 1956 journey to South Africa to study giraffes in the wild. Now, in her eighties, Anne sees a startling contrast between the world of giraffes she once knew and the one it has become. Weaving through the past and present, her harrowing journey gives us an intimate look into the factors that destroyed her career and the global forces that brought her back.   Admission: Voluntary Donation to Forests without Borders. All proceeds from the event are going to Forests without Borders a registered charity that helps people restore forests. Forests without Borders currently has projects in Kenya, Tanzania and Ghana that integrates public education and forest restoration. All of these countries have giraffe habitat.   Extras!!  
  • After the screening, there will be a Q&A with the film’s producer, Northern Ontario’s Joanne Jackson, Dr Anne Innis Dagg and the Film’s Director, Alison Reid.
 
  • Nipissing University’s Biology Society, also assisting with the event, will be selling popcorn and beverages at the door.
  Event Contact: Melanie Alkins, melalkins@hotmail.com or 705-477-2801   For More info: www.theWomanWhoLovesGiraffes.com   For the Movie Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T6_UVfr-HfI&t=36s     What have critics said about this film?   “Should be at the top of everyone’s ‘Must See’ films” Association of Women film journalists   “Anne’s unmitigated joy is the film’s secret sauce” NY Times
Nipissing University, Room B200 (follow the signs!)
100 College Drive
P1B 9S9
North Bay

Public Notices/Announcements - Peterborough/Lindsay - KL HEALTH COALITION HEALTH CARE TOWN HALL

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 02/24/2020 - 19:51
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A community meeting to inform residents about the legislation that Ross Memorial Hospital has proposed which will if passed allow the hospital Board and CEO to: merge or close down without having a public vote or go to the legislature; remove legal requirements to provide vital services and cease to be a hospital and wipe out all community memberships and allow the Board to appoint itself.