FORT FRANCES & Rainy River District

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Pop up Play

Games and activities to bring back active play in neighbourhoods. Free to all and all ages welcome! Activities and games including soccer, bean bag toss, parachute games, giant games, baseball, volleyball, scoops, skipping ropes, croquet, frisbee, and much more! We will have an ice cold jug of water and a sliced up watermelon in the shade. Please wear sunscreen and a hat!

Family Movie

Family friendly movies each Friday in July & August. This Friday we are playing "Angry Birds". 

Pop Up Play

Pop Up Play Thursday August 24th 10am-12pm at Pither's Point Park! Lots of activities and games including soccer, bean bag toss, parachute games, giant games, baseball, volleyball, scoops, skipping ropes, croquet, frisbee, and much more! We will have an ice cold jug of water and a sliced up watermelon in the shade. Please wear sunscreen and a hat! We will not be monitoring swimming at the beach. No cost. No Registration

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

FF Legion ladies aux meeting.

Potluck at 6pm with meeting to follow @7

Pay your dues early and get in on 3 chances to win your membership dues

if you can please bring a item for the Remberance Day Tea grocery hamper

Standard First Aid CPR

Standard First Aid CPR with HCP training available at Confederation College, Rainy River District Campus.

$125.00

Call the campus to register at 807-274-5395

Fun in the Sun Fun Event

Fun in the Sun Fun Day

12-5pm Log Rolling $5 per half hour

 Lawn Games

Mini Doughnuts

 Ice Cream Sandwiches,  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lego Mania

Put your imagination to the test with this LEGO program for all ages. We'll supply the bricks; you bring the creativity. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

Healthy Living Food Box Pick Up

What is the Healthy Living Food Box Program? It supports families and individuals and improves health by providing access to healthy foods and will help to stretch your dollar. How does it work? You order and pay for your Healthy Living Food Box on the 1st Wednesday of each month, OR on Pick-up day on the 3rd Wednesday. Each Food Box costs $20.00 (cash only) Can anyone take part? Yes, it is open to everyone and anyone. No restrictions. Bring your Order form and payment to the Sunset Country Métis Hall at 714 Armit Ave. 11:00am –4:30pm on the first Wednesday of the month.

Car Seat Clini

Come, Ask Questions, or have your car seat checked to make sure it is installed properly.

Family Storytime

Families can enjoy stories, songs and activities for children ages 2 -6 with their parent or caregiver.

Pokemon

Bring: Pokemon Cards and/or a Ninetendo DS or 3DS with a Pokemon video game. We play Pokemon cards in the unlimited format, which means that you can use cards from any set to build your deck!

Healthy Living Food Box Pick Up

What is the Healthy Living Food Box Program? It supports families and individuals and improves health by providing access to healthy foods and will help to stretch your dollar. How does it work? You order and pay for your Healthy Living Food Box on the 1st Wednesday of each month, OR on Pick-up day on the 3rd Wednesday. Each Food Box costs $20.00 (cash only) Can anyone take part? Yes, it is open to everyone and anyone. No restrictions. Bring your Order form and payment to the Sunset Country Métis Hall at 714 Armit Ave. 11:00am –4:30pm on the first Wednesday of the month.

LaVerendrye Bake/Xmas Sale

Bake Sale and Xmas item. Baking can be dropped off after 9am Morning of sale and Xmas items whenever in gift shop 12:30-3:30

Lego Mania

Put your imagination to the test with this LEGO program for all ages. We'll supply the bricks; you bring the creativity. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Storytime

Celebrate with stories, songs and activities for children ages 2-6 with their parent or caregiver.

Lego Mania

Put your imagination to the test with this LEGO program for all ages. We'll supply the bricks; you bring the creativity. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Legion Ladies Auxiliary Meeting & Potluck

The next meeting of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #29 Legion Ladies Auxiliary will be held on Wednesday, June 14th, upstairs at the Fort Frances Legion Building. A potluck will happen at 6 pm with the meeting to follow at 7.

Pokemon Club

Bring Pokemon Cards and/or a Nintendo DS or 3DS with a Pokemon video game. We play Pokemon cards in the unlimited format, which means that you can use cards from any set to build your deck!

Kids Knit

Share your interest in knitting, whether you're a beginner or a kid pro. Please bring your own supplies if you can. 

Pokemon

Bring: Pokemon Cards and/or a Nintendo DS or 3DS with a Pokemon video game. We play Pokemon cards in the unlimited format, which means that you can use cards from any set to build your deck!

1st Summer Solstice Pow-Wow

Calling all Drummers, Dancers and Spectators! The Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services - Behavioral Health Services 1st Summer Solstice Pow-Wow takes place on Wednesday, June 21st at the Nanicost Grounds. Grand Entry takes place at 1 pm and again at 7 pm! Enjoy a delicious Supper starting at 5:30 pm, with an honorarium going to the first 5 registered drums. Call the pow-wow
committee at Behavioral Health Services for further information, 274-2042

Kids Knit

Share your interest in knitting, whether you're a beginner or a kid pro. Please bring your own supplies if you can. 

Baby Time

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. 

Storytime

Celebrate with stories, songs and activities for children ages 2-6 with their parent or caregiver. 

National Aboriginal Day Activities - FFPLTC

The Fort Frances Public Library invites you to start Canada’s 150 birthday celebration with a special event on Wednesday, June 21st! National Aboriginal Day observes the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada! The library hosts this special evening, beginning at 6:30 pm, with a cultural presentation by the OC Band followed by the Crossroads Youth Hand Drum Group. Stay for refreshments, being provided by Friends of the Library. Miigwech!

Kids Knit

Share your interest in knitting, whether you're a beginner or a kid pro. Please bring your own supplies if you can. 

Family Movie

Family friendly movies each Friday in July & August. This Friday we are playing "The Secret Life of Pets".

Kids Knit

Share your interest in knitting, whether you're a beginner or a kid pro. Please bring your own supplies if you can. 

Dining with Dragons

The International Boundary Waters Dragon Boat Club will be having their Dining with Dragons Fundraiser on Saturday, June 24th at the Copper River Inn, Fort Frances. Cocktails are at 6 pm and dinner, featuring an Asian inspired menu, will be served at 6:30. Music will be provided by Party Rock DJ Services and decorations will be done by Diane Gibson. Tickets are $45 and are available at the Copper River Inn. For more information, visit www.boundarywatersdragonboat.com.

Baby Time

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. 

MineCraft Club

Do you love Minecraft? Get together with other Crafters to build, create and play! Weekly online registration required, space is limited. 

Babytime

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. 

Canada Day Pancake Breakfast

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch #29 Ladies Auxiliary presents their Canada Day Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, July 1st. The breakfast will happen from 7 to 9:30 am, upstairs at the Fort Frances Legion. Pancakes, ham, juice, coffee and tea will be served. Cost is $7 for adults and $3 for Children 5 & under. Everyone welcome.

Family Movie

Family friendly movies each Friday in July & August. This Friday we are playing "Smurfs- The Lost Village". 

Lego Mania

Put your imagination to the test with this LEGO program for all ages. We'll supply the bricks; you bring the creativity. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Family Movie

Family friendly movies each Friday in July & August. This week we are playing "Despicable Me 2".

Strawberry Social

Berries, cake, ice cream, and a drink for $5. Held at LaVerendrye Hospital. All proceeds to support LaVerendrye Hospital Auxilary projects!

MineCraft Club

Do you love Minecraft? Get together with other Crafters to build, create and play! Weekly online registration is required, space is limited. 

Pokemon

Bring: Pokemon Cards and/or a Ninetendo DS or 3DS with a Pokemon video game. We play pokemon in the unlimited format, which means that you can use cards from any set to build your deck!

Standard First Aid Recertification - Confederation College

Standard First Aid Recertification

October 28, 2017

$85.00

Contact the Rainy River District Campus to Register today!

EMAIL: fortfrancescampus@confederationcollege.ca

PHONE: 807-274-5395

Youth Programs Open Meeting

A group of partners was approached about youth programs/youth centre in Fort Frances. We’ve done some research to see if there is a need to offer more youth programming or if we all need to pull together and gather information for youth to know what is available in Fort Frances.

FFHS Prom Grand March

Held at FFHS at 7:30 p.m. Come out and see our beautifully dressed couples!

Lego Mania

Put your imagination to the test with this LEGO program for all ages. We'll supply the bricks; you bring the creativity. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Kids Knit

Share your interest in knitting, whether you're a beginner or a kid pro. Please bring your own supplies if you can. 

2nd Annual Christmas Market

Friday, December 1st from 5 p.m. -9 p.m.

Saturday, December 2nd from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

More info available at: https://www.facebook.com/events/341424209638653/

Community Christmas parade

2017 Community Christmas Parade! The theme is "Christmas Candyland." The parade will start at 5:30 p.m. at Reid Avenue and proceed west along Scott Street, ending at Mowat Avenue. To register a float or to volunteer, e-mail ffsanta2017@gmail.com

Pokemon

Bring Pokemon Cards and/or a Nintendo DS or 3DS with a Pokemon video game. We play pokemon cards in the unlimited format, which means that you can use cards from any set to build your deck!

Baby Time

Bouncing and Tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. 

Seniors Fair

More information, please call: (807) 274-2209 or (807) 274-9560

Rainy river district shelter of hope 1st Annual women’s retreat

Come to the copper river on November 25th for a day of holistic healing in support of the rainy river disctrict shelter of hope. 

 

Tickets are 50$ and includes lunch as well as a swag bag and a copy of the book the gifts of imperfection from brene brown

 

contact Heather at 271-5644 to purchase tickets or visit curvy chick downtown

Storytime

Celebrate with stories, songs and activities for children ages 2-6 with their parent or caregiver. 

Family Movie

Family friendly movies each Friday in July and August. This week we are playing "The Good Dinosaur".

34th Ducks Unlimited Fundraising Banquet and Charity Auction

Join us at the 34th Fort Frances Fundraising Banquet and Charity Auction, celebrating the 80th anniversary of Ducks Unlimited Canada at the Fort Frances Curling Club.

For more information, visit www.facebook.com/fortfrancesducksunlimited or email fortfrancesducksunlimited@gmail.com

Kids Knit

Share your interest in knitting, whether you're a beginner or a kid pro. Please bring your own supplies if you can. 

MineCraft Club

Do you love Minecraft? Get together with other Crafters to build, create and play! Weekly online registration required, space is limited. 

New Year's Eve at La Place Rendez-Vous

Ring in the New Year at La Place Rendez-Vous from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Featuring:
- LIVE music, by Quest for the Best winner, Brianna Eldridge & friends.
- Delicious, slow roasted Prime Rib & our Holiday Menu
AND
- Make a Reservation to be automatically entered for a chance to win a free appetizer on New Year’s Eve!

Baby Time

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories for babies from birth to 18 months with their parents or caregivers. 

Pop Up Play

Pop Up Play Thursday August 10th 10am-12pm at the Legion West End Park! Lots of activities and games including soccer, bean bag toss, parachute games, giant games, baseball, volleyball, scoops, skipping ropes, croquet, frisbee, and much more! We will have an ice cold jug of water and a sliced up watermelon in the shade. Please wear sunscreen and a hat!

MineCraft Club

Do you love Minecraft? Get together with other Crafters to build, create and play! Weekly online registration required, space is limited. 

Pop up Play

Lots of activities and games including soccer, bean bag toss, parachute games, giant games, baseball, volleyball, scoops, skipping ropes, croquet, frisbee, and much more! We will have an ice cold jug of water and a sliced up watermelon in the shade. Please wear sunscreen and a hat! No Cost. No Registration

Trunk or Treat

Come trick-or-treat at the Fort Frances Library from 5-7 p.m.!

Christmas Tree Pickup

The Fort Frances Fire Brigade  will be picking up trees.  Please have the trees lying on their side on the curb.  Donations are appreciated.