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Put your best ‘face’ forward at a mask-making edition of Museum Kids

January 23, 2018
Rob

It will be impossible to 'mask' your enthusiasm on February 3rd. Museum Kids presents a fun mask-making workshop with designer Clelia Scala beginning at 10am.

Clelia was previously at the Museum in December for a popular Finger Puppet edition of Museum Kids, and will undoubtedly impress again when she returns for this fun mask workshop. Clelia makes masks for theatre and film and has taught mask-making and puppet-making to groups of five to twenty-five people in classroom and workshop settings. Her masks have appeared on stages in Canada, the United States, and Europe.

Lennox & Addington County Purchases Denbigh Ambulance Base

January 19, 2018
Rob

On January 17, 2018 Lennox and Addington County purchased the Denbigh ambulance base property. The County has been operating an ambulance base from a leased facility in Denbigh since 2003. The County will continue to operate one ambulance for twelve hours per day from the newly purchased base.

“Lennox and Addington County’s purchase ensures that ambulance service will continue to have a location in Denbigh,” stated Warden Bill Lowry.  

“Read Harder” Challenge 2018

January 19, 2018
Catherine

A few years ago, Book Riot, one of the most popular websites for book lovers, came up with the idea of encouraging its followers to supplement their upcoming year of reading with a challenge that would get them to “read harder.” Thus began the annual Book Riot Read Harder Challenge.

Staff Picks: Heart of the City

January 18, 2018
Catherine

Andrée Duval, Relief Librarian for the County of Lennox & Addington Libraries, recently reviewed Heart of the City by Robert Rotenberg, the fifth outing for Detective Ari Greene.

Let it Flow Exhibit

January 15, 2018
Catherine

The County of Lennox and Addington Public Libraries are proud to support the community’s culture and talent. It is for this reason that we have started the “Art in the Library” program in partnership with the Greater Napanee Area Arts Association (GNAAA). A prominent feature wall was created at the Napanee Branch specifically for this program where artists can display their work.

The latest exhibit, starring Michelle Hutchinson and Gary Barnett, will run January 4th through the end of February

Upcoming Workshops, Grant Opportunities, & Training Sessions for Business

January 12, 2018
Rob

The Lennox & Addington Economic Development Office and its partners have been busy putting together a variety of workshops, grant applications, and training sessions for our county businesses.

Please see below for more details:

 

EmployerOne Survey offered by the East Central Training Board

January 12, 2018
Rob

The East Central Ontario Training Board is calling on employers to help us better understand the workforce issues and challenges facing your business.

Tourism stakeholders are invited to IGNITE Frontenac, Lennox & Addington

January 11, 2018
Rob

Tourism stakeholders in Addington Highlands and North & Central Frontenac are invited to learn more about IGNITE Frontenac, Lennox & Addington on Monday, February 5, 2018 from 1-3pm. This event takes place at the Sharbot Lake Country Inn, where you can enjoy lunch and a warm beverage to learn more about this exciting opportunity. 

Bon Echo Park now accepting reservations for early 2018 season

January 11, 2018
Rob

Bon Echo Provincial Park in Lennox & Addington County has been a favourite destination for visitors for over 50 years. Arguably the most beautiful of Ontario's Provincial Parks, the focal point of Bon Echo is Mazinaw Rock. At 1.5 km (1 mile) long and 100 m (330') high, "the Rock" offers a spectacular setting at this 9,945 hectare (20,494 acre) outdoor oasis.

'Selling Food to Ontario' Training Workshop happening February 27th in Napanee

January 11, 2018
Rob

Register


Are you starting or growing a food business? Don't miss this 'Selling Food to Ontario' Training Workshop, happening on Tuesday, February 27th from 9am - 3:30pm (registration begins at 8:30am). The event takes place at the Lennox & Addington County Museum & Archives, located at 97 Thomas Street East in Napanee.