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MashUp Lab - Virtual Business Incubation Program

Mashup session posterThere is a virtual opportunity to explore your dream business idea with subject matter experts over a FREE six-week program.  If you want to participate in this MashUP Lab program available for our region thanks to the local Renfrew County Community Futures Development Corporation then sign up today.

What else can you expect from this program?

  • 1:1 Coaching Opportunities
  • Certificate of Completion
  • New connections with other entrepreneurs

Cost: FREE
How: Virtual Sessions
When: November 3 - December 8th, 2022 - each Thursday 8:00 am - 9:30 am EST

Registration linkDream Business Eastern Ontario - Mashup Lab

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Santa Claus Parade - December 3rd

A poster on the Santa Claus ParadeEVERYTHING IS STILL RUNNING AS PER THE SCHEDULE - December 3, 2022 2:45pm - Dress for the elements and stay warm, we will see you tonight!!

Whether you want to watch all the great floats and entertainment or enter a float of your own in the parade, come out to show your Christmas spirit and be a part of Petawawa's Santa Claus Parade!

This year's parade will be happening on Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 starting at 7:00 pm.  The parade will travel Petawawa Plaza, Mohns Ave., Doran, Herman St. Murphy Rd., Civic Centre Rd. and then finish at the Civic Centre Parking lot.

After the parade, join us for the tree lighting ceremony in the Petawawa Container Market  (Kinhut) parking lot at approximately 8:00 pm.

There is also, this year, an outdoor Christmas (tailgate) market event in the Kin Hut area which will run from 4 pm - 9 pm.  Local businesses are providing treats and beverages to attendees and local crafters, artisans and vendors will have goods and products available as they convert their rides into stores for this fun event!  Learn more about the outdoor Christmas (tailgate) market

Register to enter a float in the Santa Claus Parade

Please note registration is required to enter a float into the Santa Claus Parade. ***Registration is now open***

For more information:
Phone: 613-687-5678 ext. 2102
Email: ccoyle@petawawa.ca

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Civitan Club Bingo


The Greater Petawawa Civitan Club hosts a weekly bingo in the Civic Centre Hall.  Bingo details can be found on the Civitan Club's website.  Please contact the club directly for all inquiries. 


NOTE: Bingo may occasionally be cancelled on holidays or due to weather.  Updates are usually posted on the Civitan Club's Facebook page.   The Town's event calendar will NOT be updated to refect any cancellations so please contact the club directly for up-to-date information.
 

Civitan Club logo and bingo information (same as website page)

Christmas at Heritage Village - December 4th

poster of Christmas in the Village - Heritage MarketVisit the Heritage Village all while experiencing the wonder and magic of Christmas.  Hear music at the Church, shop in the General Store, and visit with Santa.  The entrance fee is a goodwill donation.  The event runs from 2 pm to 6:30 pm with various activities scheduled throughout that time.  Check the Petawawa Heritage Village website for more details.

Christmas Craft Show - December 4th

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The Christmas Craft Show features local artisans and businesses showcasing various hand-crafted or homemade gifts.  Find that unique gift for that special someone in your life.  Buy a great handmade gift for a friend or family member and support a local entrepreneur/maker.

When: Sunday, December 4, 2022
Where: Upstairs Hall at the Petawawa Civic Centre
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

For more information:

Phone: 613-687-5678 ext 2102
Email: ccoyle@petawawa.ca

There is a public skating event happening from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm so you can shop while your children skate!

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Ending Violence Against Women (EVA) Vigil

A women's day vigil posterEach year Ending Violence Against Women - Renfrew County (EVA) hosts a vigil in Petawawa to commemorate the murders of the 14 women in Montréal in 1989, as well as local women who have been murdered in Ontario this year.

When: Tuesday, December 6th, 2022
Where: Women's Monument, 2 Harry Street, Petawawa, ON
Time: 11 a.m.
Contact: For more information please email evarenfrewcounty@gmail.com


 

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MashUp Lab - Virtual Business Incubation Program

Mashup session posterThere is a virtual opportunity to explore your dream business idea with subject matter experts over a FREE six-week program.  If you want to participate in this MashUP Lab program available for our region thanks to the local Renfrew County Community Futures Development Corporation then sign up today.

What else can you expect from this program?

  • 1:1 Coaching Opportunities
  • Certificate of Completion
  • New connections with other entrepreneurs

Cost: FREE
How: Virtual Sessions
When: November 3 - December 8th, 2022 - each Thursday 8:00 am - 9:30 am EST

Registration linkDream Business Eastern Ontario - Mashup Lab

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Hockey Tournament


The following hockey tournaments are taking place over the 2022-2023 season. 
Public skates and regularly scheduled groups and programs will not be running on these dates. 
Please check back regularly as dates are updated throughout the season.

2022

October 28-30, 2022 (Fri - Sun)

Silver Kings Annual Hockey Tournament

December 10, 2022 (Sat)

Aces Day

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January 11-13, 2023 (Wed – Fri)

Blackbears Charity Hockey Tournament

February 17-19, 2023 (Fri – Sun)

Ethan Allard Memorial Hockey Tournament

March 17-19, 2023 (Fri – Sun)

Petawawa Chiefs Oldtimers Hockey Tournament

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Civitan Club Bingo


The Greater Petawawa Civitan Club hosts a weekly bingo in the Civic Centre Hall.  Bingo details can be found on the Civitan Club's website.  Please contact the club directly for all inquiries. 


NOTE: Bingo may occasionally be cancelled on holidays or due to weather.  Updates are usually posted on the Civitan Club's Facebook page.   The Town's event calendar will NOT be updated to refect any cancellations so please contact the club directly for up-to-date information.
 

Civitan Club logo and bingo information (same as website page)

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Civitan Club Bingo


The Greater Petawawa Civitan Club hosts a weekly bingo in the Civic Centre Hall.  Bingo details can be found on the Civitan Club's website.  Please contact the club directly for all inquiries. 


NOTE: Bingo may occasionally be cancelled on holidays or due to weather.  Updates are usually posted on the Civitan Club's Facebook page.   The Town's event calendar will NOT be updated to refect any cancellations so please contact the club directly for up-to-date information.
 

Civitan Club logo and bingo information (same as website page)

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Civitan Club Bingo


The Greater Petawawa Civitan Club hosts a weekly bingo in the Civic Centre Hall.  Bingo details can be found on the Civitan Club's website.  Please contact the club directly for all inquiries. 


NOTE: Bingo may occasionally be cancelled on holidays or due to weather.  Updates are usually posted on the Civitan Club's Facebook page.   The Town's event calendar will NOT be updated to refect any cancellations so please contact the club directly for up-to-date information.
 

Civitan Club logo and bingo information (same as website page)

Christmas Angels Luncheon

The Christmas Angels present A Christmas Luncheon, free of charge for Petawawa residents (must live within geographical boundaries of Petawawa).  Registration opens on December 12, 2022 and the meal is catered by Schmidt's Catering.

For 2022, options are:

  • Delivery between 12:00 and 1:30 pm
  • Take-out between 1:00 and 2:00 pm

To register, 

  • Starting December 12, call 613-687-5678 ext. 0 by 4:00 pm on December 22
  • Click here to register by online form
  • After 4 pm December 22, call Elaine at 613-401-8971 or Theresa at 613-687-2429

This event is hosted by a group of community volunteers. Donations to the delivery person or at the door are accepted.

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New Year's Eve

a poster featuring New Year's Eve events planned for PetawawaEnjoy a Town of Petawawa New Year’s Eve tradition. We invite you to a family-friendly event hosted at the Petawawa Civic Centre from 6:00 – 9:00 pm on December 31st!

Take part in several FREE activities including skating, a magic show by Stretching Reality, and live music while-you-skate performance by Adam Fieldhouse. Kids will enjoy inflatable games and balloon twists provided by Mr. Dimples.  Come together to celebrate a new year “count down” and family dance in the Civic Centre hall. 

For more information:
Phone: 613-687-5678 ext. 2102
Email: ccoyle@petawawa.ca