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Welcome to Hawkestone!

This is a Community website. Check out the events below to find out what is happening in and around Hawkestone.

If you live in or near Hawkestone and would like to get involved or post an event on this site, please contact us.

Upcoming Events

Ward 5 Meeting

Ward 5 Meeting

Feb 13, 2016

Saturday Feb. 13, 2016 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm at the Hawkestone Hall
Councillor Scott Jermey will give a brief update on township activities and then members of the public will be given the opportunity to ask questions and/or make a comment.
All are welcome - priority will be given to residents of Ward 5.



Hawkestone Women's Institute - Pancake Supper at Shaw's

Hawkestone Women's Institute - Pancake Supper at Shaw's

Feb 16, 2016

Support the Hawkestone Women's Institute and have a delicious pancake and sausage supper at Shaw's Sugar Bush (Line 14 South, Oro-Medonte)

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 4:40pm - 7:30pm

Adults - $7.00 / Children 10 and under - $5.00



An Evening of Music at The Hawkestone Hall

An Evening of Music at The Hawkestone Hall

Mar 4, 2016

Friday March 4, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Enjoy original compositions as well as old favourites performed acoustically by Rick Groves and Vince Therrien. Snacks and refreshments provided.

Tickets $15.00 - available at the door and at the Village Gallery (1530 Ridge Rd.) $5.00 from every ticket goes to the Women and Children's Shelter of Barrie.

Sponsor are wanted for this event. Contact Rick Groves: 705-984-7425

 



19th Annual Euchre Party at Hawkestone Hall

19th Annual Euchre Party at Hawkestone Hall

Mar 19, 2016

Saturday March 19 at 7:30 pm

Get your tickets in advance - $10.00 call Ron or Elinor 705-325-4908

Join us for euchre, refreshments and FUN for all!



Easter Egg Hunt!

Easter Egg Hunt!

Mar 26, 2016

Saturday, March 26th is the date for the annual Hawkestone Easter Egg Hunt.  Held at the Hawkestone park just off the 11th line (entrance across from the fire hall), this fun filled event attracts children of all ages.  Sign up sheets will be in the Hawkestone General Store and Carthew Bay at the beginning of April.  Cost is $2 at the park and the excitement starts promptly at 10:30am. 



East Oro School - 50th Anniversary

East Oro School - 50th Anniversary

Apr 2, 2016

To recognize the 50th Anniversary of East Oro Public School, there will be an Open House at the School from 1pm to 3pm on April 2nd with classroom displays including old school scrapbooks and pictures, silent auction, short formal program and light refreshments. 

Also that evening a dance will be held at ODAS Park, (Orillia Fairgrounds) at 8pm. 

Music will be supplied by Steve Olimer, DJ Services (former teacher at EOPS). 

There will be door prizes, a light lunch and a cash bar. 

(Tickets for the dance go on sale on February 1st - $15.00 per person). 

Contact Sandy @ 705-487-3730) Tickets will be available for purchase at

the school on day of the Open House and at the door the evening of the dance. Come

re-connect with old friends, former teachers and classmates. Hope to see you there!



FREE Community Pancake Breakfast!

FREE Community Pancake Breakfast!

Apr 16, 2016

At the Hawkestone Hall Saturday April 16 at 8:00am - 10:30am - Everyone is welcome! Volunteers are still needed for this big day. If you can help, please call James Hamilton - 705-487-1526

 

 



Silent Auction at the Hawkestone Hall

Silent Auction at the Hawkestone Hall

Apr 16, 2016

Saturday April 16 at 8:00am - 10:30am

During Pancake Breakfast - Great Deals! To donate items, call Paul Harris - 705-487-6864



The Great Egg Race!

The Great Egg Race!

Apr 16, 2016

Saturday April 16 at 11:00 am at the Hawkestone

Community Park

Tickes available soon - check back here for updates.

 

LOTS OF AWESOME PRIZES TO BE WON!

 



Scout's Soap Box Derby & BBQ

Scout's Soap Box Derby & BBQ

Apr 16, 2016

Saturday April 16 - following The Egg Race.

In the driveway of the old United Church (Line 11-S)

Kids can ride a racer down the hill - cars provided

Bring a helmet (mandatory)



Hawkestone Singers Spring Concert!

Hawkestone Singers Spring Concert!

May 7, 2016

Saturday May 7 at 7:30pm at the Hawkestone Hall

For tickets call Catherine: 705-984-7110 - or contact by email: hawkestonesingers@gmail.com

$15/adults and $5/children

We will be collecting non-perishable items for the food bank at the concert.



Regular Events

HAACA Meeting 1st Monday of the Month

HAACA Meeting 1st Monday of the Month

Monday @ 7:30pm

The first Monday of every month the board of HAACA meet at 7:30 pm at the Hawkestone Hall.
Come out and have your say. 

Contact: James Hamilton: 705-487-1526



NIA (Fitness Program)

NIA (Fitness Program)

Mondays @ 6:15pm

A fun low impact cardio workout - dance / martial arts / yoga. 6:15pm - 7:15pm.
Debra Shelswell: 705-727-8415.  debrashelswell@rogers.com  www.debrashelswell.com

Prepayment for 8 classes is $70 / $10 per drop-in class.
Classes on Wednesday morning as well. 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Classes run from January 18 to May 16

 

 



Beavers, Cubs & Scouts

Beavers, Cubs & Scouts

Tuesdays @ 6:00pm

For boys and girls 5-14 years of age. Beavers (age 5-7) 6:00pm-7:00pm. Cubs (age 8-10) 6:45pm-8:00pm. Scouts (age 11-14) 7:00pm-9:00pm

It's never too late to join! Reduced fee for joining mid-year.
Contact: Jason Argent: 705-487-5866 or Steve Lajoie: 705-817-4579
 



Keenagers Seniors Club

Keenagers Seniors Club

Tuesdays @ 10 am

Come join other Keenagers in a drop in just for you every Tuesday from 10 am to noon. Our library is open, computer expertise is available, and other activities will happen as you decide. Contact the Township of Oro-Medonte at 705-487-2171 for more information.



NIA (Fitness Program)

NIA (Fitness Program)

Wednesday @ 10:00am

A fun low impact cardio workout - dance / martial arts / yoga.10:00am - 11:00am.
Debra Shelswell: 705-727-8415.  debrashelswell@rogers.com  www.debrashelswell.com

Prepayment for 8 classes is $70 / $10 per drop-in class.
Classes on Monday evenings as well. 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Classes run from January 20 to May 18



Scottish Dance

Scottish Dance

Wednesdays @ 6:00pm

Scottish Dance for children and adults. All are Welcome! Wednesdays 6:00pm and 7:00pm - Contact Linda Argent: 705-487-5866.

Resumes again for the winter session on Wednesday, Jan. 6th.

Come try it out - first two classes are FREE!

Save the date: Summer dance camp will be from Monday July 11th to Saturday July 16th 2016!

 

 



Ballroom Dancing

Ballroom Dancing

Thurs. @ 2:30-4:30pm

Thursday afternoons - 2:30 to 4:30pm
The format provides practice time for experienced ballroon dancers and for those who are taking dance lessons regardless of level.
No formal lessons; however, participants work co-operatively to assist each other.
Estimated cost is $85 per couple.
Contact joanneandpaul@hotmail.ca for more information



Hawkestone Singers

Hawkestone Singers

Thursdays @ 7:30 pm

Hawkestone Singers Rehearsal (Adult Choir) at 7:30 pm. New singers welcome! Please join us. Call Carol Jones-Simmons: 705-722-7438
hawkestonesingers@gmail.com Visit us on Facebook Click Here.

Spring Concert - Saturday May 7th, 2016



Euchre

Euchre

Fridays @ 1:30 pm

Euchre at 1:30 pm. Contact Ron and Elinor Brown 705-325-4908 for details.
Only $2.00 to play. All are welcome!

19th Annual Euchre Party - Saturday March 19th, 2016



Library/Youth Resource Centre

Library/Youth Resource Centre

Saturdays @ 10 am

Now open 10:00 - 12:00 noon on the 1st & 3rd Saturdays of the month. Contact us by email: hawkestonelibrary@yahoo.com and visit us on Twitter: @HawkestoneBooks 

A current inventory of all books is available to view and/or download HERE

Library Helper needed for Tuesday mornings. Call Susan 705-487-2374 if you can help



Library/Youth Resource Centre

Library/Youth Resource Centre

Sunday @ 9:00-11:00a

Now open 9:00 - 11:00am on the 4th Sunday of the month! 

Contact us by email: hawkestonelibrary@yahoo.com and visit us on Twitter: @HawkestoneBooks 

A current inventory of all books is available to view and/or download HERE

Note: closed on the 5th weekend for extra reading!

 

 



Ontario Early Years - North Simcoe

Ontario Early Years - North Simcoe

Thursdays @ 10:00am

Parent-Child Interactive programs and group activities. Encouraging self esteem and skills for healthy early childhood development. At the Hawkestone Hall: Thursday mornings - 10:00am  - 11:30am

For more info contact: 705-325-1299 or visit website below...

http://www.oeycsimcoenorth.ca/