Events

Donations Welcome for 11th Annual Book Sale

Donations Welcome for 11th Annual Book Sale

Donations for the 11th Annual Book Sale will be accepted at any Guelph Library Branch anytime between August 8 and October 10. They'll be accepting hardcovers, paperbacks, children's books, CDs, LPs, DVDs, games and puzzles. No encyclopedias or Readers Digests, please. Proceeds will go to support the Guelph Public Library.


Erin Farmer's Market

Erin Farmer's Market

Date: 22/09/2017

The Erin Farmer's Market takes place in McMillan Park between 3 and 7 p.m. The market includes lots of great local food and music!


Pulled Pork n Mac Dinner

Pulled Pork n Mac Dinner

Date: 22/09/2017

Trinity United Church in Guelph is hosting a Pulled Pork 'N Mac Dinner, beginning at 5:15 p.m. There will be entertainment following the meal. Both eat-in and take-out options are available. The cost is $14 for adults, $7 for children between 5 and 10, and free for those 4 and under. For tickets, please call 519-824-4800.


Fergus Contra Dance

Fergus Contra Dance

Date: 22/09/2017

There will be a Fergus Contra Dance, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at St. James Church, 171 Queen Street East in Fergus, beginning at 7:30pm. No partner or experience is required, and the dances will be taught and prompted by the caller. Admission is $12 per person, and $8 for students. Newcomers are always welcome!


Vimy Oaks Dedication Service

Vimy Oaks Dedication Service

Date: 22/09/2017

The Elora and Fergus Legions are holding a Vimy Oaks Dedication Service at the Wellington County Museum, beginning at 10 a.m. All are welcome.


Victorian Tea and Tours

Victorian Tea and Tours

Date: 22/09/2017

Knox Elora Presbyterian Church at 55 Church Street East in Elora is kicking off a Homecoming Weekend with a Victorian Tea and tours of the home of Elora's first physician, Dr. William Savage at 1 and 3 p.m. Tickets are $20, and they must be purchased in advance at the Church, or by calling 519-846-0680.


Homecoming Weekend - Live Concert

Homecoming Weekend - Live Concert

Date: 23/09/2017

Knox Elora Presbyterian Church is celebrating its Homecoming Weekend with a concert at the Church featuring The No Name Band, John Solberg & Friends, and The Hayes Sisters. Admission is a freewill offering.


Coin Show at the Colonel John McCrae Legion

Coin Show at the Colonel John McCrae Legion

Date: 23/09/2017

The will be a Coin Show at the Colonel John McCrae Legion on Watson Parkway South in Guelph from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This show is hosted by the South Wellington Coin Society. Everyone is welcome!


Chicken BBQ - Fergus Legion

Chicken BBQ - Fergus Legion

Date: 23/09/2017

The Fergus Legion is holding a Chicken BBQ between 5 and 7 p.m. The cost is $15 for half of a chicken, salads and desserts. Advance tickets only, and they are available at the Legion, or by calling 519-843-2345.


Homecoming Worship Service

Homecoming Worship Service

Date: 24/09/2017

Knox Elora Presbyterian Church is holding a Homecoming Worship Service, beginning at 11 a.m. Lunch will follow the service. Everyone is welcome to attend and catch up with old friends!


Canada 150 Sing-Along - Erin Legion

Canada 150 Sing-Along - Erin Legion

Date: 24/09/2017

The Erin Legion is hosting a Canada 150 Sing Along, beginning at 3 p.m. Donations for the Foodbank will be gratefully accepted.


24th Annual Wiggle Waggle Walk & 5 Km Fun Run

24th Annual Wiggle Waggle Walk & 5 Km Fun Run

Date: 24/09/2017

The Guelph Humane Society proudly presents the 24th annual Wiggle Waggle Walk & 5 km Fun Run. Mark your calendars for Sunday morning September 24th at Riverside Park. Join them for a fun-filled day with vendors, contests, face painting, food, prizes, and more! Register today at guelphhumane.ca! All proceeds help the many animals in need!


Jam Session - Arthur Legion

Jam Session - Arthur Legion

Date: 24/09/2017

The Arthur Legion is holding a Jam Session between 2 and 5 p.m. Bring an instrument, or just bring your ears! Everyone is welcome.


Free Introduction to Modern Square Dancing

Free Introduction to Modern Square Dancing

Date: 25/09/2017

There will be a free introduction to Modern Square Dancing at St. Mary School, 251 Irvine Street in Elora between 7 and 8:30 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. You can dress casually, and no experience is required.


Blood Donor Clinic in Drayton

Blood Donor Clinic in Drayton

Date: 25/09/2017

There will be a Blood Donor Clinic in Drayton at the Community Christian School, 35 High Street, between 3:30 and 7:30pm. Blood...It's in you to give!


Jobs Canada Fair - Delta Hotel

Jobs Canada Fair - Delta Hotel

Date: 25/09/2017

Are you looking for a job or a new career? There will be a Jobs Canada Fair at the Delta Hotel, 50 Stone Road West in Guelph, between 1 and 3 p.m. Admission is free.


Guelph Horticultural Society Meeting

Guelph Horticultural Society Meeting

Date: 26/09/2017

The Guelph Horticultural Society is Meeting at the Dublin Street United Church in Guelph, beginning at 7:30pm. The guest speaker will be Marion Jarvie, and her topic will be “The Beauty of Late Summer and Fall Gardens”. New members are always welcome!


Researching Your Irish History from This Side of the Pond

Researching Your Irish History from This Side of the Pond

Date: 26/09/2017

The Wellington County Archives is hosting guest speaker Ruth Blair in the Reading Room between 6:45 and 9 p.m. Ruth's topic will be “Researching Your Irish Family History From This Side of the Pond”. Everyone is welcome!


Elora and Salem Horticultural Society presents Dan Cooper

Elora and Salem Horticultural Society presents Dan Cooper

Date: 27/09/2017

To kick off the autumn season, the Elora and Salem Horticultural Society has engaged speaker Dan Cooper, master gardener and co-author of “Gardening From a Hammock” to discuss “Finding Balance: Relax and Let Your Garden Work For You”. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. at Knox Presbyterian Church, 55 Church Street in Elora. Everyone is welcome.


Community of Christ - Fish Fry

Community of Christ - Fish Fry

Date: 27/09/2017

Community of Christ Church at 15 Mill Street East in Grand Valley is holding a Fish Fry between 4:30 and 7 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults, $6 for those between 4 and 12, and free for preschoolers.


Drive Through Maple Lodge Chicken BBQ - Arthur lions Club

Drive Through Maple Lodge Chicken BBQ - Arthur lions Club

Date: 28/09/2017

The Arthur Lions Club is holding a Drive Thru Maple Lodge Chicken BBQ Dinner at the St. Johns Parish Centre between 4 and 7 p.m. Tickets are $15, and that includes half a chicken, potato salad, a roll, and dessert. Proceeds go to Community Betterment and the new Groves Hospital. To get your tickets, call 519-827-6670.


Last Erin Farmer's Market of the Year

Last Erin Farmer's Market of the Year

Date: 29/09/2017

The Erin Farmer's Market takes place in McMillan Park between 3 and 7pm. The market includes lots of great local food and music. This will be the final market of the year!


Huge Indoor Fall Garage Sale - Trinity United Church

Huge Indoor Fall Garage Sale - Trinity United Church

Date: 29/09/2017

Trinity United Church in Guelph is holding a “Huge Indoor Fall Garage Sale” between 3 and 8 p.m., and Saturday, the 30th between 7 a.m. and noon. There will be books, toys, games, sports equipment, garden utensils, giftware, and more.


Roast Beef BBQ - Alma Optimists

Roast Beef BBQ - Alma Optimists

Date: 29/09/2017

The Alma Optimists are holding a Roast Beef BBQ between 5 and 7 p.m. at the Alma Community Centre. The cost is $15 for adults, $5 for kids, and free for those under school age.


Community Breakfast - Marsville Lions

Community Breakfast - Marsville Lions

Date: 30/09/2017

The Marsville Lions are hosting a Community Breakfast between 7:30 and 10 a.m. at the Marsville Community Centre. The Lions serve an all-you-can-eat hearty breakfast for just $5/plate.


Our Village Home Tour

Our Village Home Tour

Date: 30/09/2017

“Our Village Home Tour” is a self-guided tour featuring four beautiful homes in Fergus, Elora and Belwood. Each home has been professionally decorated for the Fall season. The tour takes place between 10 am and 4 pm, and tickets are $25. Proceeds will go to those in need from Guatemala. For more information, please visit www.ourvillagehometour.ca


Clinic Client Day and Open House - Highway 24 Veterinary Clinic

Clinic Client Day and Open House - Highway 24 Veterinary Clinic

Date: 30/09/2017

The Highway 24 Veterinary Clinic at 5041 Wellington County Road 32 in Guelph is holding a Clinic Client Appreciation Day and Open House between 1:30 and 3:30pm. There will be tours of the clinic, demonstrations, a BBQ, activities for the kids, raffles, and more. Everyone is welcome.


Rockwood and Stone Choirs present

Rockwood and Stone Choirs present "Common Vision"

Date: 30/09/2017

The Rockwood and Stone Choirs present “Common Vision”, a concert by Ron Klusmeier. The concert takes place at the Rockwood United Church, 119 Harris Street in Rockwood, beginning at 7pm. Admission is by donation in support of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank.


Harvest Home Tour

Harvest Home Tour

Date: 30/09/2017

Barrie Hill United Church is holding a Harvest Home Tour between 9:30am and 4:30pm. Tickets are $25, and they are available at Swanstons Farm Equipment, the Ennotville Garage, and at Sharpe Farm Supply.


Hoofbeat Challenge - Sunrise Therapeutic Riding Centre

Hoofbeat Challenge - Sunrise Therapeutic Riding Centre

Date: 30/09/2017

The Sunrise Therapeutic Riding Centre is holding its “Hoofbeat Challenge”. You can ride your horse, walk your dog, or hike in support of therapeutic riding. There will be over 200 acres of trails to explore, along with lunch, prizes, and more. For more information, please call 519-837-0558.


Fergus Lioness - Garage Sale

Fergus Lioness - Garage Sale

Date: 30/09/2017

The Fergus Lioness is holding a Garage Sale at 148 St. George Street West between 8am and 1pm. There will be lots of gently used or brand new items. Proceeds go to local charities. Everyone is welcome to come out, and begin Christmas shopping early!