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  Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, and Durham Area

July 18

Peterborough Holstein Club Twilight Meeting Heardale Farms, the Heard Family Lakefield

July 18

Durham Cattlemen's Association B.B.Q. 6:30 p.m. Carraghdale Farms Uxbridge Contact Lawrence McLaughlin 905-986-4456.

July 19

Norwood District Horticultural Society Summer Flower Show 8:00 am to 4:30 p.m. at the Norwood Legion Contact Doug Andrews 705-652-6637.

July 19

Pickering Horticultural Society Bus Tour to South-West Ontario

8 am – 8 p.m. Contact Barbara Twiner 905-839-7600.

July 20

Cobourg Horticultural Society Member's Garden Tour, 1:30 p.m. Contact Ann Hancock 905-372-2680 or Marlynne Warling 905-372-7277

July 20

Cannington Horticultural Society Annual Cannington Garden Tour,

1– 5 p.m. Contact Don Real 705-357-3871 or cannhort@yahoo.com

July 20

Durham West 4-H Poultry Club meeting, 6:30 pm at Shier's with the York Poultry Club Contact Tracy 705-432-8618 or Dorothy 705-437-1358

July 20

Kawartha Lakes Haliburton 4-H Association Family Fun Day 1:30 pm Lindsay Exhibition Grounds Contact Jeremy Guthrie 705-328-1225

July 21

Norwood District Horticultural Society meeting 7:30 p.m. Norwood Legion Contact Doug Andrews 705-652-6637

July 21

Omemee and District Horticultural Society Meeting 7:30 p.m. at Trinity United Church, Omemee. Contact Sue Lajeunesse 705-799-1970

July 22

Durham Region Federation of Agriculture Meeting, 8:00 p.m.,

Scugog Information Centre, 269 Queen Street, Port Perry Contact Jacqueline Vaneyk, 905-263-8460 or Karen Yellowlees, 905-986-0657.

July 22

Victoria Soil & Crop Improvement Association Crop Tour, 6:30 p.m.

Contact Don Myers705-439-2271 or Joye Daniels 705-324-3027

July 23

Peterborough County Showing and Fitting Day Larola, Larmview Holsteins Millbrook

July 23

Durham Central Agricultural Society Directors meeting 7:30 pm Orono Arena boardroom Contact Eileen Kennedy 905-983-9377

July 24

Ontario Summer Show Showmanship Show 3:30 pm Lindsay Exhibition Fairgrounds Contact Adrian Vander Wielen 705-328-2316

July 24

Durham Beef Management Club – BBQ at Lawrence McLaughlin Time TBA Contact Jim Byers 905-986-5112

July 24

Victoria County Farm Safety Association meeting 7:30 pm -10 pm, Boardroom #102, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay Contact David Foote 905-986-4692 or Joye Daniels 705-324-3027

July 24

Ontario Summer Jersey Show Lindsay Exhibition Fairgrounds 10:30 am Contact Adrian Vander Wielen 705-786-2316

July 25

Ontario Summer Holstein Show 10 am Lindsay Exhibition Fairgrounds Contact Adrian Vander Wielen 705-328-2316.

July 25-27

Lakefield Fair Contact 705-652-8213

July 26

Blackstock Agricultural Society Outdoor Dance & Beach Party, 8 p.m. Blackstock Fairgrounds Contact Jodie Duff 905-986-0845

July 26

Peterborough Soil and Crop Improvement Association Car Crop tour 10 am Vink Farms Contact Ken Macfarlane 705-295-6615

July 28

Sunderland Agricultural Society meeting 7:30 p.m. Sunderland

Co-Op. Contact Cathy Hamill-Hill 705-432-3354.

July 28

Beaverton Agricultural Society meeting 7:30 p.m. Beaverton Town Hall Contact Iva Keller 705-426-9444

July 28

Coboconk Horticultural Society general meeting 7:30 p.m. Christ of Church Elizabeth Street Coboconk Contact Joan Erwin 705-454-3988.

July 30

Norland Horticultural Society "Garden Party" 12:30 p.m. Location TBA Contact Sandy Stevens 705-454-2191

July 31 - August 1

Minden & District Horticultural Society "A Garden Party" Annual Flower Show 7:15 p.m. at Minden Arena Contact May Stevenson 705-286-1515

July 31 - August 01

Gencor Dairy Challenge Markham Fairgrounds

August 02

Norland Horticultural Society Plant Sale, 9:00 am Location TBA Contact Sandy Stevens 705-454-2191

August 03

Peterborough County Cattlemen's Association Annual B.B.Q., Joe & Brenda Steed, Indian River, 5:30 pm Contact Sam Wood 705-652-8913 or Frank Hoftyzer 705 696 3450 or Ethel Hutchison 705-745-4089

August 03

4th Annual Herbs Ontario Festival 10 am

5 pm at Emily Creek Herb Farm, Kawartha Lakes Road 24, west of Bobcaygeon contact 705-793-3276 or www.HerbsOntario.com

August 05

Minden and District Horticultural Society meeting, 7:15 p.m. Minden Community Centre Contact Nancy Garbutt 705-286-1843

August 05

Lindsay and District Horticultural Society, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Meeting Room #102, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay Contact Rodger Smith 705-324-6031 or Cecile Pomery 705-324-5929.

August 05

Uxbridge-Scott Agricultural Society meeting 7:30 p.m. Elgin Park. Contact Bruce Beveridge 905-852-7003 bbeveridge@powergate.ca

August 06

Bobcaygeon & District Horticultural Society Flower Vegetable Show and Victorian Tea 1–7 p.m. Knox Presbyterian Church Contact Joyce Bryon 705-738-9171.

August 06

Lindsay Agricultural Society Craft Show & Sale 9:30 am – 8 p.m. Lindsay Exhibition Fairgrounds Contact Tom Saunders 705-324-5551.

August 06

Victoria / Haliburton Federation of Agriculture meeting, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Lower Boardroom 3A, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay. Contact Andy Millar 705-887-5142 or Joye Daniels 705-324-3027.

August 07

Victoria County Pork Producers, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Room #102, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay Contact Ron Vivian, 705-277-2625 or Brenda Malcolm, 905-986-4491

August 08-09

Wilberforce Agricultural Society Fair 6:00 p.m. Friday till 5:00 p.m. Saturday Contact Carol Lee 705-448-2683.

August 08-10

Fenelon Fair Contact M. Weaver 705-887-9403

August 09

Caring For Your Woodlands Near Water – Ideas and Opportunities Seminar and Field Trip, 8:15 am – 4 pm at the Dysart Community Centre, Haliburton contact Bill Beatty 613-457-2176 or e-mail wabeatty@sympatico.ca

August 09-10

Cannington Horticultural Society's booth at the Cannington Quilt and Craft Sale, Cannington Community Centre, 80 Peace Street, Cannington 10 am – 4:30 p.m. Contact John Nowakowski, 705-357-1867 or Joy Noble, 705-432-2343.

August 10

Peterborough County Federation of Agriculture Annual BBQ Crowley's Park 12:00 noon Contact Marg Dawson, 705-295-4272 or Getha Sherry, 705-745-9748

August 11

Victoria Cattlemen's Association 8 pm, Boardroom #3A, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay

August 12

Bobcaygeon Agricultural Society Meeting, 8 pm Fair Board office. Contact Margot Brown 705-793-2466

August 12

Pickering Horticultural Society meeting, 8 pm, Pickering Recreation Centre, O'Brien Room contact Dianne Sonego 905-839-4271

August 12

Inter County 4-H Dairy Judging Competition Spencerville. Contact Carl Phoenix 905-985-7528

August 13

Peterborough County Federation of Agriculture meeting 8 pm Darling Insurance Boardroom 193 Aylmer Street North Peterborough contact Marg Dawson 705-295-4272 or Getha Sherry 705-745-9748

August 13

Lakefield Horticultural Society meeting, 7:30 pm Lakefield Marshland Centre Information call Beryl 654-3881

August 13

Durham West Go For The Gold, Brooklin United Church. Contact Eldon Werry, 905-725-8355

August 13 - 14

Lakefield and District Horticultural Society Antique Sale and Flower Show 12 pm to 8 pm (13th) – 10 am to 6 pm (14th), Lakefield-Smith Community Arena Contact Brenda Coons 748-0046

August 14

Orono Horticultural Society Flower Show and Sale, 7:30 p.m. Orono United Church. Contact 905-983-6331.

August 15 - 17

Carden Fair Carden Recreation Centre contact Sheryll Eastcott 705-833-2713.

August 15 - 16

Haliburton Fair. For more information call 705-286-2270

August 16

Coboconk Horticultural Society Flower Show and Afternoon Tea 1 p.m. Lion's Hall, Coboconk Service Centre. Contact Joan Erwin 705-454-3988.

August 16

Omemee and District Horticultural Society 64th Vegetable & Flower Show and Plant Sale 2-4 p.m. Coronation Hall, Omemee. contact Sue Lajeunesse 705-799-1970.

August 18

Omemee and District Horticultural Society meeting 7:30 p.m. at Trinity United Church, Omemee. Contact Sue Lajeunesse 705-799-1970

August 18

Norwood District Horticultural Society meeting, 7:30 pm at Norwood Legion. Contact Doug Andrews 705-652-6637

August 18

Peterborough County Cattlemen's Association meeting 8 p.m., Darling Insurance Conference Room, 193 Aylmer Street North, Peterborough. Contact Frank Hoftyzer 705 696 3450 or Ethel Hutchison 705-745-4089.

August 19

Lakefield Agricultural Society meeting 8 p.m., Lakefield fair grounds. Contact Secretary Beryl Glabais 705-652-8213.

August 19

Peterborough Dairy Producers Committee meeting 8 p.m., Darling Insurance Conference Room, 193 Aylmer Street North, Peterborough. Contact Debbie Vanderploeg 705-295-2681

August 20

Cannington Horticultural Society August Gala Summer Harvest Show and Tea, 2– 4 pm, Senior Citizens' Room, 21 Ann Street North, Cannington contact Leola English 705-432-2028.

August 20

Bowmanville Horticultural Society Annual Flower & Vegetable Show 5-9 p.m. Trinity United Church, Bowmanville. Contact Elaine Hutton 905-263-8589.

August 21

Beaverton Horticultural Society Flower Show & Tea, 2-4 p.m., Gillespie Gardens, Nine Mile Road, Beaverton. Contact Reg Pitcher 705-437-1668.

August 21

Durham Cattlemen's Association Bus Trip (Kerrs) 8 am Peterborough County contact Lawrence McLaughlin 905-986-4456 or John Walters 905-986-4304

August 22 - 23

Blackstock Fair (Demolition Derby on 22nd). Contact Janice Beechey at 905-986-0035 or email bkstock@durham.net.

August 23

Beaverton Agricultural Society

Fair Ambassador/Volunteer Appreciation Night 7:30 p.m., Beaverton Curling Club. Contact Iva Keller 705-426-9444

August 23

Sunderland Agricultural Society – Fair Ambassador Competition, 7:00 pm at St. Andrew's United Church, Sunderland. contact Sharon Kay 705-357-2235.

August 23

Cobourg Horticultural Society Flower & Vegetable Show, Columbus Centre at Darcy & Spencer St East, Cobourg, 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm. contact Ann Hancock, 905-372-2680 or Marlynne Warling 905-372-7277.

August 23

Victoria Cattlemen Association Beef BBQ and Dance Bobcaygeon Curling Club contact Bill Olan 705-328-9299 or bill.olan@sympatico.ca

August 25

Coboconk Horticultural Society meeting, 7:30 p.m. Christ of Church, Elizabeth Street, Coboconk. Contact Joan Erwin 705-454-3988.

August 25

Sunderland Agricultural Society meeting, 7:30 pm at Sunderland Co-Op. Contact Cathy Hamill-Hill 705-432-3354.

August 25

Beaverton Agricultural Society meeting, 7:30 p.m., Beaverton Town Hall. contact Iva Keller 705-426-9444

August 25

Peterborough County 4-H Association Dairy & Beef Achievement Day 10 am Norwood Fair Grounds. Contact Kelly Armstrong 705-932-2302.

August 26

Durham Region Federation of Agriculture Meeting, 8pm,

Scugog Information Centre, 269 Queen Street, Port Perry. Jacqueline Vaneyk, 905-263-8460 or Karen Yellowlees, 905-986-0657

August 26 - 28

Peterborough County Cattlemen's Bus Trip

Kingston & Area. Contact Sam Wood, 705-652-8913

August 27

Durham Central Agricultural Society Directors meeting, 7:30 pm Orono Arena boardroom. Contact Eileen Kennedy 905-983-9377.

August 28

District 7 Sheep Producers Annual Meeting, 7:30 p.m., Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay contact John Steele 705-696-1491.

August 28 - 29

Durham Region Plowmen's Association Junior Plowing Match / Plowing Match, Farm of Keith and Rob Ashton, Uxbridge contact Jim or Norma Ferguson 705-357-3069.

August 29 - 31

Kinmount Agricultural Society, Kinmount Fair contact Tracey Dettman 705-488-2867 or email tdettman@sympatico..ca

August 30 - Sept 01

Port Perry Fair – contact Heather Callan 905-985-0962

September 1

Ontario County Holstein Show Port Perry Fair 10:45 am

September 02

Minden and District Horticultural Society meeting, 7:15 p.m. Minden Community Centre. Contact Nancy Garbutt 705-286-1843

September 02

Lindsay and District Horticultural Society, 7– 10 pm, Boardroom #102, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay. Rodger Smith, 705-324-6031 or Donald Anderson 705-324-4401

September 02

Pine Ridge Garden Club Horticultural Society Fall Show, Speaker Richter's Herbs, 7:30 p.m. Nestleton Hall. Contact Pat Kingstone 905-985-7831.

September 03

Victoria / Haliburton Federation of Agriculture meeting, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Lower Boardroom 3A, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay. contact Andy Millar, 705-887-5142 or Joye Daniels, 705-324-3027.

September 03

Cobourg Horticultural Society Members BBQ contact Ann Hancock, 905-372-2680 or Marlynne Warling 905-372-7277.

September 03

Durham Soil & Crop Improvement Association Crop Tour 12:30 p.m. ICTA plot and soil pits at Jim Byers' farm. Contact Tom Barrie 905-263-6330

September 4

Durham County Holstein Show Orono Fair 7 pm

September 04

Victoria County Pork Producers meeting 8pm-10 pm, Boardroom #102, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay. contact Ron Vivian, 705-277-2625 or Brenda Malcolm, 905-986-4491

September 04 - 07

Durham Central Agricultural Society – Orono Fair. Contact Eileen Kennedy 905-983-9510 or www.oronofair.ca

September 05 - 06

Oakwood Fair. Contact 705-786-2748 or 705-953-9822

September 05

Minden & District Horticultural Society "Fall Plant Sales", 2:00 pm at Gazebo, Main Street, Lindsay. Contact Rose Paliwoda 705-286-3157

September 05 - 07

Uxbridge–Scott Agricultural Society Fall Fair

Elgin Park, Main Street South, Uxbridge. Contact Bruce Beveridge 905-852-7003 bbeveridge@powergate.ca or www.town.uxbridge.on.ca

September 06

All Breeds Open Dairy Heifer Show at Uxbridge Fair 12:00 noon

September 06

Lindsay and District Master Gardeners Plant Sale 10:30 am, Home Hardware Parking Lot, Kent Street, Lindsay. Contact Ann Langham 705-277-2712.

September 07

Victoria County Plowmen's Association Annual Reg. For Plowing Match 9:30 am, location TBA. Contact Norma Gorrill 705-953-9619.

September 08

Peterborough County Holstein Club Director Meeting, Darling Insurance Conference Room, 193 Aylmer Street North, Peterborough contact Tara Bullock, 705-657-3442.

September 09

Bobcaygeon Agricultural Society General Meeting, 8 p.m. Fair Board office. Contact Margot Brown 705-793-2466.

September 09

Lindsay & District Horticultural Society meeting 7:30 p.m. St. Paul's Anglican Church, Russell Street West, Lindsay. Contact Rodger Smith 705-324-6031.

September 09

Pickering Horticultural Society meeting, 8 p.m. Pickering Recreation Centre, O'Brien Room contact Dianne Sonego 905-839-4271.

September 09 - 10

Sunderland Fair. Contact Cathy Hamill-Hill 705-432-3354 or www.sunderland.ca/fallfair

September 10

Peterborough County Federation of Agriculture meeting, 8pm, Darling Insurance Boardroom, 193 Aylmer Street North, Peterborough. contact Marg Dawson, 705-295-4272 or Getha Sherry, 705-745-9748.

September 10

Victoria County Sheep Producers, 7:30 p.m., Lower Boardroom 3A, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay. Contact Doug McCubbin 705-793-1589.

September 10

Lakefield Horticultural Society meeting, 7:30pm, Lakefield Marshland Centre call Beryl 654-3881.

September 10

Victoria Soil and Crop Improvement Association Directors Meeting, 7:30 pm in Lower Boardroom #3A, Ontario Government Building, 322 Kent Street West, Lindsay

September 11

Durham 4-H Poultry Club Achievement Day, 7:00 p.m., Beaverton Fair

September 12 - 14

The 150th Beaverton Fall Fair contact Iva Keller 705-426-9444 or ikeller@encode.com.

September 20

Victoria County Holstein Show Lindsay Exhibition 8:30 pm

September 28

District 7 Ontario Sheep Marketing Association Industry Day Contact Dennis Anderson 905-852-7292 or meetingcreek@sympatico.ca *

October 1

Peterborough-Victoria Calf and Yearling Sale Lindsay Sales Barn. Contact Wayne Telford at (705)-292-9531

October 2

York County Holstein Show Markham Fair 7:30 pm

October 4 - 5

Kawartha Farmfest

an educational and fun, family oriented driving tour highlighting the harvest season and our farm families.

Contact Janette Oliver-Rodgers, Agri-tourism Program Coordinator,

City of Kawartha Lakes 705-324-9411 ext 289 or 888-822-2225 ext 289*

October 29

Peterborough-Victoria Calf and Yearling Sale Lindsay Sales Barn. Contact Wayne Telford at (705)-292-9531

October 30

Farm Tax and Business Seminar Peterborough Contact Peter Coughler 613-475-1630

November 5

Peterborough-Victoria All Vaccinated Calf Sale Lindsay Sales Barn. Contact Wayne Telford at (705)-292-9531

November 12

Peterborough-Victoria Calf and Yearling Sale Lindsay Sales Barn. Contact Wayne Telford at (705)-292-9531

November 19

Peterborough County Holstein Car Tour and Annual Meeting

January 9

Durham Soil and Crop Association Annual Meeting Blackstock Community Centre 10 am Contact Dave Larmer 905-986-4325*

Farmer's Markets

Farmer's Markets

May 16 to Oct 10

Kinmount Farmer's Market Downtown Kinmount near the railroad station 1 pm to 5 pm Fridays

May 17 to Oct 11

Minden Farmer's Market Downtown Mindwn across Bridge at McMahon Feed Store 9 am to 1 pm Saturdays

 
 

 
 


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