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Peterborough Santa Claus Parade on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 6:00 pm.


The Peterborough Kinsmen present the 41st Annual Peterborough Santa Claus Parade takes place on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 6:00 pm. This special holiday parade features local service clubs, businesses and community organizations as well as a visit from Santa Claus. Parade will begin at City Hall and travels south on George Street and ends at the Peterborough Memorial Centre.   ... Read More »

Fleming College Open House – November 22


Fleming College invites all prospective students and their guests to an Open House on Saturday, November 22, 2014. Date:  Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 Time:  10am to 2pm Locations: Sutherland Campus, Peterborough Frost Campus, Lindsay All Day Activities Campus tours (pre-registration is not required) On-campus residence tours (pre-registration is not required) Meet with faculty and students Find information on Athletics, Meal ... Read More »

Movember 2014


Movember (a portmanteau from the Australian-English diminutive word for “moustache”, “mo”, and “November”) is an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer and other male cancers, and associated charities. The Movember Foundation runs the Movember charity event, housed at The goal of Movember ... Read More »

Remembrance Day, Tuesday, November 11, 2014


Tuesday, November 11, 2014 is Remembrance Day and most government offices will be closed. Below, you will find more detailed information regarding closures and revised hours within City of Peterborough municipal facilities. Location Tuesday, November 11 Art Gallery of Peterborough Closed Bensfort Road Landfill Site Open City Hall Closed City of Peterborough Social Services Closed City of Peterborough Daycares  Daycares ClosedAfterschool Programs Open ... Read More »

Stay Healthy This Flu Season!


Influenza, commonly known as “the flu” is a serious, acute respiratory illness that can lead to pneumonia. It is caused by a virus, and different strains of the influenza virus circulate each flu season. It’s important to get your flu shot every year so you’re protected with the vaccine designed to match the virus strains that are currently active. The flu ... Read More »

Be Prepared


Emergency Preparedness  is everyone’s responsibility. Some individuals may not have the support or capacity to deal with emergencies. Reach out to neighbours, family and friends who may be vulnerable or unable to support themselves during an emergency. In the event of an emergency, everyone should be prepared to take care of themselves and their families for up to three days. An Emergency ... Read More »

Exploring Vacant St. Joseph Hospital


YouTube user DaaDeeOh created and posted this video of St. Joseph Hospital Peterborough.  DaaDeeOh has been exploring abandoned structures since a child. Looking for adventure and searching for artifacts. The link gives the history of the St.Joseph Hospital DaaDeeOh’s Youtube channel is located at Read More »

It’s all about ART Gala Auction


Event date: Saturday, October 25, 2014, at 7:00 PM Location: Art Gallery of Peterborough Tickets $50 – Available now The Art Gallery of Peterborough is honoured to invite our members and community to attend our annual fundraiser it’s all about ART – this year with a new twist. We’re celebrating our 40th anniversary year, and we thought it was time for ... Read More »

U-Haul Expands Moving and Self-Storage Operations to Peterborough


Situated on the bank of the Otonobee River, U-Haul Moving and Storage of Peterborough is now open for business. With its close proximity to Trent University and Fleming College, U-Haul Moving and Storage of Peterborough will provide added convenience to students moving to and from the area. Located at 900 Water Street, this formerly vacant facility features 45,908 square feet ... Read More »

The Patch Ptbo


Come visit The Patch: for more than just clothing! We have a separate store dedicated to providing you the greatest and largest selection of jewelry and accessories on the beach. Under our silver products you can find rings, pendants, earrings, necklaces, anklets and much more (including a great variety of stone products). Come check out the Butterfly located right beside ... Read More »

Residents invited to be torchbearers for TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay


As per the City of Peterborough website: The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Torch Relay, presented by President’s Choice, is coming to the  City and County of Peterborough next spring. Three-thousand torchbearers will proudly carry the flame and share its welcoming Pan Am spirit on the 41-day journey towards the lighting of the cauldron on July 10, 2015 to officially open the ... Read More »

The interior of Fleming College Haliburton School of The Arts is now on Google Streetview


Interested in looking around inside Fleming College’s Haliburton School of the Arts? Well now you can using Google Street View technology. Once inside you can look up, down, and all around with the seamless visuals we’re used to with Google Maps and Google Earth. There’s room to wander inside too. Clicking on arrows will move you around the room or ... Read More »

2014 Norwood Fall Fair


The Norwood Fair was established back in the year 1868 as a showplace for area residents to display the fruits of their labours. It was also an opportunity for some friendly competition between friends and neighbours, however it was mostly a community gathering where village folk came together to celebrate the harvest, catch up with each other and have a ... Read More »

Pumpkinfest Time!


It’s almost Pumpkinfest time at the Buckhorn Berry Farm location. DAYTIME PUMPKIN FESTIVAL Their Pumpkin Festival opens on the Saturday of Thanksgiving weekend (Closed Thanksgiving Monday) and continues on each weekend throughout the month of October, between the hours of 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., weather permitting. - Daily Entertainment – Tim Holland (a great show for all ages) – ... Read More »