Have you seen our billboard? While you’re out & about on this long weekend in Parry Sound, you might spot us. Let us know if you spot our billboard!
Have you noticed something new in the area? Yes that’s right. It’s the Think Boyd team splashed across a billboard in the Parry Sound area. Watch for us as you cruise the highway on your way to Parry Sound. If you’ve seen our billboard let us know!
Royal LePage marks its 100th year. The official 100-year anniversary is July 2, 2013. To commemorate Royal LePage’s 100-years, it has launched the 100 Years of Helping You Home campaign. A series of celebrations and special initiatives are planned in 2013.
Be sure not to miss the new contest! The contest runs until June 12, 2013 and you have a chance to win $5,000!! Just visit and “LIKE” the Royal LePage Canada Facebook Page at www.facebook.com/royallepage click on the 100th Birthday Cake-Eating Contest icon and follow the on-screen prompts to allow access and basic permission to the game application.
After completing your Facebook Account login and allowing basic permission to the game application, follow the on-screen instructions to play the 100th Birthday Cake-Eating Game by eating a three-layered virtual birthday cake in the shortest amount of time. The game is complete when the final bite of the third layer of the cake is finished.
Once you have completed a game, click on the “Submit” button to complete a Contest Registration Form and receive one (1) entry into the Contest Grand Prize Draw (the “Entry”). Each entrant is permitted to play the game as many times as they like during the Contest Period to try and improve their score. However, each entrant is permitted one (1) entry only per week, as defined below, and no more than a total of six (6) Entries into the Contest Grand Prize Draw.
The one (1) Grand Prize consists of a cash Prize of a one-time payment of $5,000.00 CAD. The Grand Prize winner will be selected by way of a Random Draw from all eligible Contest Entries received before the end of the Contest Period on June 12, 2013 at 11:59 a.m. ET.Royal LePage 100 Years Video
Community Living Flag on Tues May 7
8:30 am at the Town of Parry Sound office.
If you’re attending stop at Mad Hatters for
your FREE cup of coffee between 8-8:30!
Hey everyone! If you’re looking for something to do on Friday stop on over at the YMCA for the 2nd Annual YMCA Talent Show!
See who in Parry Sound’s Got Talent on Friday May 3rd 5:30pm-7:30pm.
Species need your help! In this program you’ll team up to race through a scavenger hunt, play some group games and get your creative and crafty juices flowing, all while learning about the species that are at risk in our area (and how to help them out!)
It all takes place this Sat May 4, 2013 - 9 am to 12 pm at the Museum on Tower Hill in Parry Sound
For more information check out Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve
People across Canada will gather pledges and hike to raise public awareness for hospice palliative care. This major fundraising initiative will help advance the hospice palliative care services in your local community. Form a team and hike with friends, family or coworkers. Simply designate a team captain, choose a team name and together have a ton of fun.
Every community across Canada will be participating in the
National Hike for Hospice which will be held on Sunday, May 5th, 2013.
WAUBUNO BEACH (WASHROOMS OPEN)
HIKE STARTS: 10 AM Registration: 9 – 9:30 AM Warm Up: 9:30 – 10 AM
BBQ AFTERWARDS Bring your pledge forms or pledge online at www.hikeforhospice.com
100 % of all funds raised in our community, stay in our community!
It’s YOUR weekend in downtown Parry Sound May 3rd – May 5th.
Ladies weekend is all about getting women together while experiencing what Parry Sound has to offer.
Passport books will be available for pickup with tons of in store promotions you won’t want to miss out on.
And don’t miss out on this:
When – May 4th
Where – the Bobby Orr Community Centre
Time – 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
The entire upstairs of the BOCC is booked for a SPA DAY! There will be restaurants offering sample plates and spas offering mini services, and there will be craft vendors with products for women.
As well as having lunch … there will also be wine tasting !! Now we’ve got your attention
The first hundred attendees will receive a free gift as well as flower.
All of the downtown stores and restaurants will be offering special promotions that day in support of the event.
You are advised to pick up your ‘Passport Books’ at participating retailers or at the BOCC during the event.
For information check out Parry Sound Downtown
ADMISSION IS FREE ……………COME OUT AND SUPPORT AND CELEBRATE THE LADIES WEEKEND.
On Sunday May 26th West Parry Sound Health Centre Foundation will be hosting an event to help buy a new Telemetry System for monitoring cardiac patients. The current system can no longer be updated so, with the help of the community, they are putting funds aside to buy a new $80,000 system.
Want to help? Visit www.PSRun.com to sign up for registration/pledges. Get out there, start training to join in and run for health!
There are prizes to be won! So, start training!
The Run will be located at The Charles W. Stockey Centre, Parry Sound, Ontario, Canada.
Looking for a good laugh? This May 5th Darrin Rose, Four Time Canadian Award Nominee, including BEST STAND-UP 2011, will be performing a laugh riot at the Parry Sound Stocky Centre! Touring Canada with Parry Sound on his list, get your ticket to see the stand-up performance that stormed the Just For Laughs Festival.
FOUR STARS “This is one of the most articulate comics I’ve seen lately, with a well-thought-out concept put across with pizzazz.” - the Scotsman newspaper, Edinburgh
“Fresh, edgy, witty, sometimes naughty and always funny.” - SCENE magazine, London
“Quick-witted.” - Eye Weekly, Toronto
“Very funny… solid, original material.” - The Serious Comedy Site
Go here to find out where you can get your tickets: Parry Sound Laughter