The winter season is now upon us, but our little town of Honey Harbour doesn’t hibernate! There is always something to do in town or the surrounding areas.
SANTA VISITS IN DECEMBER
Saturday December 5th
HONEY HARBOUR/PORT SEVERN – Children’s Party
1-4pm Santa will be visiting the Baxter Community Centre for a big party with the kids
For more events in Port Severn/Honey Harbour areas check out the Southeast Georgian Bay Website.
SEVERN FALLS – Santa parade
1pm Santa will be visiting Severn Falls for their annual parade
COLDWATER – Candlelight walk & Santa Claus Parade
4:00pm – 5:00pm Free Skate at the Arena
5:30pm Santa Claus and Candlelight Parade
6:00 pm Meet Santa at the Mill, Treasure Hunt, Cookie decorating.
Sunday December 6th
MACTIER – Santa Claus Parade
5pm – The Parade winds up at the arena where there will be free skating, hot dogs, hot chocolate and visits with Santa.
BRACEBRIDGE – Santa Parade
1pm – Parade Theme: Be a Gift to the World. Immediately after the parade, Santa will greet children in Memorial Park for a visit and some hot chocolate.
HONEY HARBOR CO-OPS TREE LIGHTING & CAROLFEST
At 7pm on Friday, December 11th, the spirit of Christmas arrives at the Honey Harbour Public Library and Park Landing in downtown Honey Harbor. The Tree Lights will be lit, carols will be sung, and hot apple cider with cinnamon sticks and hot chocolate with marshmallows will be served with lots of delicious cookies. Come out and catch the spirit!!!
SENIOR & FRIENDS LUNCHEONS
The Baxter Community Volunteer Group’s luncheons for Seniors & Friends are held every second Wednesday of every month at 12pm, at the Baxter Community Centre. If you are planning to attend please call Judy at 705-756-5484 by the Friday before the lunch.
BAXTER SEVERN ATV RIDERS
Trails & Club Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at 256 Port Severn Rd in Port Severn at 6:30pm. For more information visit www.batv.ofatv.org . Permits are available at H&S Gas Bar in Port Severn
MUSKOKA COMMUNITY HEALTH HUB
The Muskoka Community Health Hub is now open from 9am to 4pm daily at 71 Lone Pine Rd to attend to your health needs. Diagnoses, injury treatment, referrals prescribing and renewal of medications, routine health exams and annual check-ups are some of the services available. To find out how they may help you, contact the Hub at 705-762-1274 or at www.muskokahealthlink.ca
MUSKOKA FUTURES IS LOOKING FOR LEADERS
The seven week seminar in leadership will take place in Bracebridge starting Tuesday January 12th. The Leadership Mastermind course in based on the book “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership” by John Maxwell.
This is an opportunity to join a group of like-minded leaders who focus on taking results in every area of their lives to the next level. You will be shown how to raise your leadership skills by understanding and implementing the 21 irrefutable laws of leadership.
The Leadership Mastermind will be facilitated by Doug Wilson, founding member of the John Maxwell Couching, Speaking and Teaching Team and local Doug Wilson Couching.
The Course is offered to Muskoka Futures Members for $125; Segbay Chamber of Commerce Members and Muskoka Futures Advisors for $150; and for non-members for $175. Cost includes book “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership” values at $15, and one personal couching session with Doug Wilson valued at $100.
For information on how to register call Marianne Braid at Southeast Georgian Bay Chamber of Commerce at 705-756-4863 or contact Muskoka Futures at 1-800-414-6570 by December 18th.
PORT SEVERN MUSKOKA FAMILY FOCUS EARLY YEARS PROGRAM
Wednesday mornings: 9am-noon at the Baxter Community Cenrtre. A place for children and adults to come together and play. Come out and play on Wednesdays!!
For more information contact Muskoka Family Focus at 1-705-645-3027 or 1-800-461-7404
These Early years programs are not affiliated with the Township of Georgian Bay
ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION – Beaverbrook Branch, Waubaushene
The Presidents Levee will be held on December 24th starting at 4pm
Bid Euchre – The branch hosts bid-euchre every Wednesday at 1pm in the upstairs hall. This includes lunch for $5. If you play euchre, you can lear bid-euchre very quickly. For your convenience, there I an elevator to the upstairs hall.
The Lady’s Auxiliary host a bid-euchre and roast beef dinner on the first Sunday of the month, December 6th and January 3rd. Start time for cards is 1pm.
Saturday Kitchen Jam – The monthly Saturday kitchen jam, held on the second Saturday of the month, will be on December 12th, starting at 2pm. This event is free and open to everyone, including children until 6pm.
For more information call the Beaverbrook Branch at 705-538-2344, Located at 26 Willow Street. The Legion is open daily at 2pm.
For tips and information on cottages for sale in the Georgian Bay and Muskoka area, please see our website www.georgianbaycottages.com or call 705-756-7629.