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June 23 – At the Libraries
Scrabble at the Picton Branch Library 1 P.M.

June 23 – Sonrise Christian Academy Strawberry Social and Live Auction Fundraiser –  Pig Roast and Chicken BBQ with strawberries and ice cream for dessert. (By donation) Live Auction featuring a handmade cedar strip canoe and many more items 5:30 p.m. at 58 Johnson Street, Picton. Everyone welcome, bring a lawn chair!

June 24 – At the Libraries
Introduction to 3D Printing at the Wellington Branch Library* 10 A.M. Registration required. Reserve your seat at

June 23-24 – Tag Day  Prince Edward Community Care volunteers will be stationed throughout Picton, Bloomfield, Consecon, Rossmore and Wellington to sell tags in support of programs to help seniors live at home.  Please give generously.  To volunteer as a tagger for two hours please drop by the office at 74A King Street, Picton or call 613-476-7493.

June 27 – PECFN ANNUAL POTLUCK (MEMBERS ONLY) – It’s PECFN’s 20th anniversary, and we’re presenting awards to some of the wonderful people who’ve made a difference over the past two decades.  We provide lasagna (vegetarian or meat) – you contribute a salad or a dessert!  Please bring your own plate, cup and cutlery as well.  6p.m., Bloomfield Town Hall.

June 28 – Seniors Luncheon Social in Consecon – Enjoy lunch with old and new friends on Wednesday, June 28th  at noon.  The menu features, homemade soup, bangers and mash, vegetables, coleslaw, coconut cream pie, bread and butter, coffee and tea.  The cost is $10 per person. Reserve by the Tuesday prior at noon by calling 613-476-7493.  This event is sponsored by The Prince Edward County Community Care for Seniors Association.  Take out and delivery to housebound seniors who live in Consecon available.









Aug 19 – Jazz In The Chapel – Enjoy wonderful musical talent in Glenwood Chapel, 47 Ferguson St., Picton, which serves as a satellite location for the PEC Jazz Festival. Refreshments will be served. Donations greatly accepted. Sat Aug 19, 10 am to noon.

Aug. 26 – Baroque Concert in the Chapel – featuring the FourPlay Baroque Ensemble at 2 pm. at the Glenwood Chapel, 47 Ferguson St. Picton. Ernie Neufeld violin, Mary Neufeld viola, Josie Farrar viola da gamba and soprano, and Michael Goodwin, spinet.  Their music begins at the renaissance (1500) and stretches to the end of the baroque period (1750). Admission by donation.

Sept. 23 – Veterans’ Day Honouring All Who Serve, on Saturday, Sept 23 from 9:45 – 11:30 am. at the Glenwood Cemetery, 47 Ferguson St., Picton.

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Ongoing Events

Seniors Walking Program – Community Care for Seniors walking programs at Picton and Wellington Monday to Fridays at PECI, CML Snider and Wellington arena. Register by calling 476-7493.

Tuesdays – Babies & Beyond program for teen parents and their babies. Lunch, baby care and parent resources provided. Family Health Team nurse, Resource Consultants, Infant Development, Early Childhood Educators and Health Nurses available weekly. call Susan at 613-476-8142 or Bonnie at 613-476-8252 ext. 24

BUSY FEET PLAYGROUP – The Hub child and family centre offers a free Busy Feet program. Lots of physical activity wear your running shoes. Call 613-476-8142 for information

Al Anon (for persons affected by someone’s drinking) meets 8pm Tuesday at HOPE church 40 King St., Picton. Lower entrance from parking lot. Information 1-866-951-3711

Hospice Prince Edward – If you are having trouble coping with the death of a loved one, this group could be of some support for you. Call 613-476-2181 ex 4519.

Volunteer Drivers Needed – Volunteer Drivers escort seniors to medical appointments and essential shopping. Prince Edward Community Care for Seniors

Donate used items to Community Care’s Thrift Shop – Take your good used items to Prince Edward Community Care’s Thrift Shop, 153 Main Street, Picton Monday 1pm-4pm, Tuesday to Saturday 10am-4pm. 100 per cent of the proceeds go toward helping seniors live at home.

The HUB Child and Family Centre has the Baby Box store at 10 McFarland Court . Baby products at discount costs. Sponsored by the United Way and Community Development Council. Call 613-476-8142

The Hub child and family centre offers free playgroups. Call 613-476-8142 for information.



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