Upcoming Events

TERRY SKATE 2018 @ North Simcoe Sports & Recreation Centre
Mar 28 @ 1:20 pm – 2:50 pm

This hour and a half of free skating is in appreciation of your continued support of our annual Midland and Area Terry Fox Run.  In 2017, together we raised over $75,000 for cancer research.   Since our first Midland and Area Run in 1983, you have donated almost $2,000,000!  We will surpass this significant milestone in 2018 with your help. This tremendous contribution demonstrates why we are recognized as the Heart of Georgian Bay. 

Books 2 Eat @ Midland Public Library
Apr 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

You VOTE which is best, then eat the rest! The most delicious event of the year!

Competitors transform their book of choice into a spectacular edible creation.The creations are then voted on by guests, and then eaten. To enhance the atmosphere, we also have beer and wine, hors d’oeuvres, and live music throughout the library.

Tickets are $25 and available at the Library & Cafe Roxy.

Business After 5 @ Panache Spa & Hair Salon
Apr 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Real Deal Student Info. Series: Advice to My Younger Self @ Midland Public Library
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Hear from our panel of young professionals and recent post-secondary graduates about their experiences post-graduation. How have the choices they made during their post-secondary years affected their career paths and life journeys? What advice would they give to their younger selves? What advice do they have for the next wave of students entering university/college?

Georgian College Spring Open House @ Georgian College Campuses
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

We can’t wait to show off our seven campuses and new downtown Barrie location!

Drop by Spring Open House to learn about our programs and services, win some great prizes and meet some wonderful people.

– Learn about full-time, part-time and online program options.
– Take a student-led tour of campus.
– Tour residences and learn about housing options.
– Check out clubs, athletics and student services.
– Learn about OSAP and financial aid.
– Discuss career options connected to programs.
– Meet faculty and current students.
– Get information about parking and transit options.
– Pay fees and get your ONEcard (student card).
– Learn about academic upgrading services on campus and how to receive credit for prior work or academic experience.

RSVP to Open House at GeorgianCollege.ca/openhouse

See why Georgian has the highest graduate employment rate among all 24 Ontario colleges and is the province’s number one co-op college!

Business Before 9 @ Midland Golf & County Club
Apr 19 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Adam Shoalts Author Talk & Book Signing @ Midland Public Library
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Named one of the greatest living explorers and “Canada’s Indiana Jones” by the Toronto Star, Adam Shoalts is a professional explorer and adventurer.
Adam will discuss his recent 4,000 km journey alone across Canada’s Arctic. He’ll also talk about his #1 national bestseller “Alone Against the North” and the 2018 RBC Taylor Prize long-listed book “A History of Canada” in Ten Maps.
A must-see for all outdoor enthusiasts, history buffs, and anyone who likes a rollicking adventure yarn.

MPL Assembly Room
Tickets on sale at main desk. $10/ea. Students $5/ea.

Business After 5 @ Huronia Airport Commission
May 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Chamber’s “Swing into Spring” Golf Event @ Brooklea Golf & Country Club
May 30 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Cinderella: The Panto @ King’s Wharf Theatre
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 9:00 pm

Free parking with courtesy cart to front entrance, wheelchair accessible, free infrared hearing assistance, air-conditioned, licensed lounge.


June 6 – June 30

Cinderella: The Panto

A Tradition for the Entire Family

King’s Wharf Theatre, 97 Jury Dr., Penetanguishene

Regular Performance $46.00 + HST = $51.98; Discount Dates $37.00 + HST = $41.81;
20 & Under $27.00 + HST = $30.51; Groups (20+) $37.00 + HST = $41.81

Toll Free: 1-855-drayton (372-9866)