FORT FRANCES & Rainy River District

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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

Movie" A Mindful choice" & Introductory talk on the Bright Path meditation

There will be a viewing of the movie "A Mindful Choice" which highlights the journey of various people and groups who find their way to peace (through meditation)  in spite of challenging circumstances.  The  presenters, Lauren and Mati, an experienced meditator and a teacher from  Thunder Bay,  will also do an introductory talk  on the Bright Path Ascension  meditation. The evening is free of charge, open to anyone who is seeking inner peace, happiness and freedom from stress.

Robot En Route with Science North

The Science North team are bringing robots and coding to the library.  Sign up on the library's website for one of 3 sessions.  The program is free and recommended for ages 8 -12.

www.ffpltc.ca

Air Cadet Family Day Pancake Breakfast at FF Legion

Start your Family Day off with a Pancake Breakfast served up by some of your local Air Cadet members.

25th World Cardiology Conference

Conference series proudly announces the “25th World Cardiology Conference” which will be held during July 10-11, 2019 at Osaka, Japan. The theme of conference is “New Insights in Cardiology for a diverse World”.

Pop Up Play

The Northwestern Health Unit, Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre and Kidsport present Pop Up Play! Come out and play every Thursday throughout the summer from July 18th - August 22nd from 10am-12pm. Each week we will be at a new location. Thursday, July 25th we will be at Lion's Park.

Borderland History - Immigration Story

Come & listen to a local Immigration Story. Hear about the journey that the Truong family had made from Vietnam, to settle into their new home in the District.  Doors open at 6:30; event starts at 7:00.  No Admission fee; all are welcome to attend.

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. 

Movie : A Mindful Choice & Introductory Talk on the Bright Path meditation

The movie " A Mindful Choice" shows the journey of various people and groups as they find peace in spite of  challenging life circumstances.  Lauren and Mati, an experienced meditator and a teacher from Thunder Bay, will also do  introductory talk on The Bright Path Ascension meditation. This event  is free of charge and open to anyone seeking inner peace, happiness and freedom from stress.

Make it Move! Science North

Make it Move!  Drop in style stations set up from 11- 2 pm.  Live show "Powerful Planet" presented at 12 noon.

$2.00 per person, all ages welcome.

Valentine's Lobby Sale

Join us for a Valentine-themed fundraiser.

The perfect opportunity to find a Valentine treat for you, or for someone special in your life!

10:30am - 3:30pm

Tuesday February 12th, 2019

Laverendrye General Hospital Lobby

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

FF Legion Ladies branch 29 will meet upstairs at the FF Legion at 7pm

your membership dues can now be paid with Etranfer use this email ladiesauxiliary29@gmail.com

 

Pop Up Play

The Northwestern Health Unit, Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre and Kidsport present Pop Up Play! Come out and play every Thursday throughout the summer from July 18th - August 22nd from 10am-12pm. Each week we will be at a new location. Thursday, August 1st we will be at 6th Street West Family Housing.

Climate Change Meeting

The Museum will host a public meeting to gauge interest in forming a group that will determine what we can do to make better choices environmentally.

Light Refreshments will be served.

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!

Volunteer Appreciation Lunch

The Fort Frances Volunteer Bureau and Judy Kielczewski are holding a free lunch for all community volunteers on Saturday, February 10 from 12-2 pm at the Volunteer Bureau (Old CN Train Station).

The event is an open invite to thank all of the volunteers in our community who give back to others. Whether you run a hundred fundraisers or shovel your neighbour's driveway once in awhile, you're invited!

National Flat Earth Week

National Flat Earth Week is an event where Fort Frances takes a whole Day of no power ( not hospitals resturants or stores) this would be a good week to give back to the flat earth people also Nasa is Fake

Arlan Scott Memorial Dart Tournament

Saturday , February 2nd, 2019

Fort Frances Royal Canadian Legion Br.29

Register by 1:00pm games to follow

100%payout based on entries

Blind draw for mixed teams (10$/person) (40$/team)

You and your partner will be paired in a blind Draw

Payout : 100% Based on Entries

Canteen service available

No darts experience necessary, come out for fun!

 

Rainy Lake Market

Customers and vendors are all welcome to come on down to the Rainy Lake Market Square.

The market will be open from 9a.m. until 1 p.m.

Pop Up Play

Come out and play every Thursday throughout the summer from July 18th - August 22nd from 10am-12pm. Each week we will be at a new location. Thursday, August 8th we will be at Market Square

Fort Frances Lions Club T.V. Bingo

<p>I just received a email from Shaw head office.&nbsp;<br>Do too the COVID -19 Virus&nbsp; ALL Shaw offices are on lock down. Do too this the Fort Frances Lions T.V BINGO is CANCELLED until further notice.&nbsp;<br>You can go to our website for weekly updates.<br>Or contact me on Messenger if u have any questions. No bingo on Thursday&nbsp; April 9th.<br>Stay safe all.<br>President of The Fort Frances Lions Club.&nbsp;<br>Bonnie&nbsp; Patterson.&nbsp; PLEASE&nbsp; SHARE</p>

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. 

Valentine Party (Kid's & Family)

UNFC Aboriginal Family Support Program with the Fort Frances Public Library are hosting a Family Valentine Party.  Stories, Crafts and Snacks provided.  Dial A Ride available.

Confederation College - Educational Opportunities

Community members in the Rainy River District are invited to join Confederation College and its industry partners for an Information Session to learn more about the Early Childhood Education and Educational Support programs, as well as career opportunities:

Wednesday, August 1, 5:00pm

Rainy River District (Fort Frances) Campus: 440 McIrvine Road

Valentine's Luncheon

St.John's Anglican Church

Friday, February 8th, 2019

11AM- 2PM

Featuring soups, sandwiches, and dainties

There will be a bake table.

Admission is $8 for adults, everyone welcome!

High School Graduation Photo Night

Gather your friends and family and capture the special moment in your life. Mike Anderson will be present at the Rainy Lake Squares to take pictures. 

Pop Up Play

Come out and play every Thursday throughout the summer from July 18th - August 22nd from 10am-12pm. Each week we will be at a new location. Thursday, August 15th we will be at Legion Park.

Rainy Lake Market

The Rainy Lake market is back for the summer of 2020 with some new safety guidelines in light of COVID-19. Please visit our Facebook page for more details. 

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. 

Soapstone Carving Workshops

Family Day Events 

Soapstone Carving Workshops for Famlies.  Registration required @ http://ffpltc.ca/node/1014

$5.00 per child, children must be accompanied by an adult.  This event is best suited for children 6 & up.

 

BBQ Fundraiser & Registration

Come and let us make a delicious BBQ lunch for YOU! The International Boundary Waters Dragon Boat Foundation & Club will be hosting a BBQ lunch and fundraiser in the Safeway parking lot from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Friday, May 18th. You can register for the upcoming festival or season, get all the information you need, and show your support for our local dragon boat club!

Garage Sale

kids clothes, $5.00 a bag, shoes, helmets, housewares

Something for everyone.

Muskie Boy's Hockey Tea and Bake sale

Saturday February 9th, 2019

11AM - 2PM

Fort Frances High School Cafeteria

Admission: $5

  • Tea
  • Bake sale
  • Penny table
  • Door prize
  • Photobooth

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

FF Legion Ladies meeting will start with a potluck at 6pm followed by the meeting at 7pm.

Bring your favorite fall dish to share.

Canada Day Scavenger Hunt -Photo Road Rally

A Photo Scavenger Hunt in Fort Frances on July 1, 2020 for Canada Day. There are team photos, photos, items to be collected and Canadian quizzes to answer. Please sign up by email below and all entries will be pictures submitted by email. Please let us know how many in your group and who the Team Captain is.

We will be following COVID-19 Health protocals.

Prizes and goodies bag as well as fun visiting different spots in town. Call 274-5773 if you require further information. 

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. 

Family Story Time

This free program is filled with stories, finger rhymes and songs.  Drop-ins welcome / registration preferred. 

http://ffpltc.ca/node/889

General Meeting Royal Canadian Legion Branch 29

General Meeting , 7 pm  May 22. upstairs at Fort Frances Legion Branch 29

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

Fort Frances Legion Ladies Aux. to Branch 29

monthly meeting upstairs at the Legion at 7pm

Strawberry Social

Annual Strawberry Social.  Come and enjoy strawberry shortcake, used book table, second hand table, bake table, plant table, pick-a-strawberry.  All revenues go to support local health care.

Fort Frances Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides

Fort Frances residents have the opportunity to help Canadians with medical or physical disabilities obtain Dog Guides at no cost by participating in the Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides this spring.

https://www.walkfordogguides.com/locations/walk.cfm?ID=1752

TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly Welcome Night

Are you ready to stop dieting and start making real changes? TOPS can help you reach your weight-loss goals by

providing you with the tools, information,  support, and accountability to be successful.   

Come find out what we're all about, we meet weekly and your first meeting is free. 

Canada Day Scavenger Hunt -Photo Road Rally

A Photo Scavenger Hunt in Fort Frances on July 1, 2020 for Canada Day. There are team photos, photos, items to be collected and Canadian quizzes to answer. Please sign up by email below and all entries will be pictures submitted by email. Please let us know how many in your group and who the Team Captain is.

We will be following COVID-19 Health protocals.

Prizes and goodies bag as well as fun visiting different spots in town. Call 274-5773 if you require further information. 

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".

Baby food Workshop

A free workshop on preparing healthy food for your baby.  This workshop will be presented by a dietitian from Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre.  Baby food Workshop

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

The Fort Frances Legion Ladies Aux will meet upstairs at the Legion

with a potluck at 6pm followed by a meeting at 7pm

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

Fort Frances Legion Aux meeting

Pot luck at 6:00 followed by a meeting at 7:00

Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Remembrance Day Tea

food hamper.

LaVerendrye Hosp. Auxiliary Luncheon and AGM

Annual General Meeting and Swearing in of new Executive follows luncheon.

FF Lakers Fish Fry

FF Lakers Good Friday Fish fry

5-6:30pm

Couchiching Multipurpose building

FF Legion Aux monthly supper

FF Legion Ladies Aux Monthly Supper

Chicken Marsala with all the trimmings

Take outs available call 274-3772

50/50 draw lottery lic.#M832107

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.

Fort Frances Legion July 1 st Parade

July 1st Parade. As always we are leading the July 1st parade. We would like to fill all seats on the float. Any one who would like to ride the float please contact the office, 274-0129. Come out & celebrate Canada’s birthday

Pre Valentine's Day Sip and Shop

Thursday February 7th, 2019

4PM-7PM

In store deals

Door Prizes

 

Kiwanis Egg-stravaganza

Saturday April 20th

11am- 1pm

Starting point is the Rainy Lake Square, pick up your map and proceed to participating businesses on Scott St.

a completed stamped map will be entered into draws for prizes at 1pm.

4$/person BBQ available

Pictures with the Easter Bunny from 11am to 1pm

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

Blanket making workshop

 A March Break blanket making workshop will be held on Wednesday, March 14 from 1-3 p.m. at the Sunset Country Métis Hall (714 Armit Ave.). All ages welcome. Snacks and refreshments provided. No RSVP necessary.

Teddy Bear Picnic

Join the fun at the annual Teddy Bear Picnic.  $5.00 per person / Hot Dogs $2.00.  Advance tickets can be purchased at the library.

Bouncy Castle, Barrel Train, Dr. Booth, Games & Music.  Don't forget to bring a blanket, socks for the bouncy castle, picnic & your teddy bear.

Sponsored by Friends of the Library, TBaytel, Safeway

Kevin Lamoureux

Kevin Lamoureux
Education Lead for the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

Valentine's Vendor event

Saturday February 9th, 2019

9AM-5PM

CN Train Station

Free Admisison

Shop for a gift or sweet treat for your valentine!

SGEI Program Open House

Join us at our new Fort Frances campus for our program open house!

Explore our new campus, learn about upcoming programs and funding options and enjoy light refreshments.

Attendance is free. Everyone is welcome!

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

Mini-Makers Mini-Entrepreneur Vendor Market

Mini-Makers Mini-Entrepreneur Vendor Market featuring young entrepreneurs selling their wares will take place from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. downstairs at Curvy Chick (256 Scott Street). Drop by and support young entrepreneurs.

Mini-Makers Mini-Entrepreneur Vendor Market

Mini-Makers Mini-Entrepreneur Vendor Market featuring young entrepreneurs selling their wares will take place from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. downstairs at Curvy Chick (256 Scott Street). Drop by and support young entrepreneurs.

Anniversary Celibration 50 yrs 250 Church St.

Come celebrate 50 years at our Church street location. Colour Party Parade at noon.  Cake and coffee downstairs.  Everyone welcome.

Girl's Empowerment Day

This will be a fun, empowering day filled with motivational guest speakers, games and a free photo shoot. Call or text Lyz Klem at 276-6063 to sign up.

Rainy Lake Series - Distant Legacy

Fort Frances' own Distant Legacy featuring Brittany Strachan will be perfoming as part of the Rainy Lake Series. This is a FREE concert, but make sure to bring your own lawn chair! 

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

FF Mother's Day Market

2nd Annual Fort Frances Mother's Day Market. Over 65 vendors to shop at.

Family Story Time

Join us this summer for a fun Story Time filled with stories & songs.  Drop-in welcome

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

FF Legion Ladies monthly meeting 7pm

upstairs at the FF Legion

Elections will be held

Social Enterprise 101: Info Session

Social Enterprise 101: Info Session

Are you a budding Social Entrepreneur or Enterprise!? We will discuss how your social values and your business can improve community issues and contribute to social good! Funding opportunities too!

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
12:00 - 1:00 pm - Lunch provided

25th World Cardiology Conference

Conferenceseries proudly announces the 25th World Cardiology Conference” which will be held during July 10-11, 2019 at Osaka, Japan.

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

FF Legion Ladies Aux's Dec.meeting and Christmas supper

A $15.00 gift exchange will be followed by games.

bring a non-perishable food item and this is a good time to pay your 2020 dues.

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!

"Dress for Work" clothing and bake sale

A clothing and bake sale for raise funds for the upcoming "Dress for Work" clothing sale will take place on Saturday April 28 from 8-11 a.m. downstaurs at Curvy Chick. All clothing $2; baking $1-4.

Baby Time

Bouncing and tickling rhymes, songs and stories that will make you and your baby smile

Girls Night Out-Downtown

Annual Girls Night Out in Downtown Fort Frances

Businesses are open late until 8pm!

Various locations throughout downtown

Friends Trivia Night

Come down to the Rainy Lake Square on Thursday May 30th, for a fun night of "Friends" Trivia! Sign up with your team to prove your "Friends" knowledge and win some fun prizes!

Please bring one mobile device per team that can connect to Wifi.

Benefit Supper for Steven ( Beaver ) Morrisseau

On December 22,2019 at the couchiching multi use facility, the family/friends of Steven ( Beaver ) Morrisseau will be having a Benefit dinner that starts at 3 pm to 6 pm. This event will help pay for all related expenses for his cancer treatments in Winnipeg. The menu consists of a Ham / Turkey dinner with all the fixings. The cost per plate for adult is $ 15.00 and children under twelve $ 10.00. A 50/50 and penny table draw will be available. Hope to see you all their and thanks for your support.

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!

Lego Mania

Bring your imagination to the test with this Summer LEGO club for all ages.  We'll supply the bricks.  Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

Christmas Party

A fun Christmas party for families, with games, stories, crafts....and Santa.  There will be a FREE photo shoot available with our inhouse photographer. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

Legion aux branch 29 meeting

please note your 2019 membership is now due

Yoga With Meghan Spooner

 Join local teacher Meghan Spooner for some Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a water bottle; mats will be provided. This is a free, drop-in program. No registration required. 

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.

Rainy Lake Market Square

Customers and vendors are all welcome to come on down to the Rainy Lake Market Square.

Craft Club for Kids

Learn new skills and make something cool to take home.  Free for kids.  Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

FF Legion Ladies will meet at 6pm with a short meeting followed by supper at 7pm. We will finish up with a $15.00 gift exchange and games. Please bring a non-perishable food item for the food bank.

Shrove Tuesday Pancake supper

Shrove Tuesday Pancake supper

Knox United Church

Tuesday March 5th

5-7PM

Beverages, Fruit, Pancakes and Sausages.

Good Will offiering

Fundraising Parking Lot Garage Sale for Tea and Tots Playgroup

Tea and Tots playgroup will be hosting a fundraising sale from 9-2 on Saturday June 1st. Huge garage sale at the Evangelical Fellowship Church (old bingo hall on McIrvine rd), plus baking and hotdogs available! If you would like to rent a table for $15 send a message through the Tea and Tots Facebook page. Money raised from the hot dogs, bake sale and table rentals will go towards the playgroup. 

Paramedic Program Information Session

Interested in pursuing a career as a paramedic? Join us on February 5th at our Fort Frances campus for our Program Information Session.

Event attendees can:
- Meet the program coordinator
- Hear what a day-in-the life of a paramedic is like
- Learn about SGEI student supports
- Ask about program prerequisites (and how we can help you get them)
- Walk through the application process
- Ask questions!

Attendance is free and open to everyone.

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

Welcome Rally at the Border

Come join us at the border to welcome our American fishing friends and open the tourist centre for the 2018 season! 

Craft Club for Kids Weekend Edition

Learn new skills and make something cool to take home.  Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Relay For Life 2019

Relay for Life is an event that brings together teams of family, friends and colleagues  to celebrate cancer survivors, remember those we’ve lost and commit to raising funds to fight all types of Cancer. On and off track, there are many activities, entertainment or relax at a teams campsite. For more information on how to register a team, purchase luminaries or to volunteer contact Anneda at 276-0698

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

FF Legion Ladies Aux  potluck/meeting

upstairs at the Legion

Potluck 6pm with meeting to follow at 7pm.

bring your favorite summer recipe to share

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.

FF Legion Ladies Aux meeting

monthly meeting of the FF Legion Ladies Aux

 

Robot En Route with Science North

The Science North team are bring robots and coding to the library.  Sign up on the library's website for one of 3 sessions.  The program is free and recommended for ages 8 -12.

www.ffpltc.ca

35th Fort Frances Ducks Unlimited Conservation Dinner & Charity Auction

Mark your calendars for the 35th Fort Frances Ducks Unlimited Conservation Dinner and Charity Auction, Friday May 10th, 2019 at the Fort Frances Curling Club. Great food, great prizes, and great times all in the name of wetland conservation. Tickets on sale at the Fort Frances Times office or online at www.ducks.ca/events. $50 each or 2 for $90. Table of 8: $360. Table of 10: $450

Pop Up Play

The Northwestern Health Unit, Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre and Kidsport present Pop Up Play! Come out and play every Thursday throughout the summer from July 18th - August 22nd from 10am-12pm. Each week we will be at a new location. Thursday, July 18th we will be at McIrvine Park.

29th World Congress on Diet, Nutrition and Obesity 2020

Our 29th World congress on Diet, Nutrition and Obesity 2020 is held on April 13-14, 2020 at Auckland, New Zealand. Come and meet the international experts and gain new knowledge. We are inviting doctors, researcher holders, young researchers, students, delegates, nutritional doctors, Dieticians, Nutritional Experts, Professors, faculties etc.,