Archive for the ‘Rideau Lakes’ Category.

Shawn McCullough’s Wings’n Quarintunes

 

Shawn McCullough will continue his Facebook live “Wings ‘n Quarantunes” every Sunday from 4-7pm. This is a weekly virtual event in place of the “Wings ‘n Open Mic” night that he normally runs at the Cove.

Here is a little bit about Shawn (in case you don’t know how awesome he is):

Master guitar player/singer/alternative lyricist/showman/songwriter Shawn McCullough helps you break up your work week and give you a little social fix. Shawn has played and toured with Canadian Country star Jason McCoy (The Roadhammers) and has been a part of Telecaster supergroup The Telebastards featuring Steve Piticco, as well as a member of DoubleBack with Wade Foster and John Wilberforce. He is highly in demand as a session musician and sideman for his incredible skill, wit and stage presence. He has a solo record to his name “This is Me” and has performed recently with rising CMAO and CCMA nominated Country star Brea Lawrenson!

Shawn has setup a “virtual tip jar” if you feel like helping support live (local) music. You can Etransfer to nshawnmc@gmail.com or use Paypal to send what you can by clicking on this link: paypal.me/ShawnMctele.

Friend Shawn on Facebook (this is his profile link) if you haven’t already and join in on the fun every Sunday at at 4pm! Sit back and enjoy the show!

 

 

Date :
Sundays, June 14, 21, 28, 2020 from 4pm – 7pm

Event location :
Westport, Ontario

Contact :
Shawn McCullough

Website: https://www.facebook.com/shawn.mccullough.526

Mike Cochrane’s Virtual Open Mic Night

 

Mike Cochrane will continue his Facebook live “Virtual Open Mic Night” tonight at 8-9:30pm. Here’s what he said about the event:

“A weekly get together for virtual guitar and drinks. I’m more than happy to take requests and play for the evening for those of you who are missing getting together at your local.”

Friend Mike on Facebook (this is his profile link) if you haven’t already and join in on the fun every Thursday night at 8pm!

 

Date :
Thursdays, June 11, 18, 25, 2020 from 8pm to 9:30pm

Event location :
Westport, Ontario

Contact :
Milke Cochrane

E-mail: cochrane.mike1@gmail.com

Website: https://www.facebook.com/mike.cochrane.355/

Espresso Shots Live

 

Join John Pringle for his Espresso Shots weekly live stream show highlighting Westport and the Rideau Lakes. You can tune in live to his show every Wednesday from 7:30-8pm on the following channels:

YouTube Channel
https://www.youtube.com/user/WearsJake

Vimeo Channel
https://vimeo.com/showcase/whatsonwestport

Digital Caffeine!

 

Date :
Wednesday, June 10, 17, 24, 2020 from 7:30pm to 8pm

Event location :
Westport, Ontario

Contact :
John Pringle

Phone contact: 613-273-8191

E-mail: jp@cottagecoffee.com

Website: https://thecottagecoffeehouse.com/

Tunes on Tap

 

Jon VW returns to the Westport Brewing Company from 2pm to 4pm on Saturday June 20th

Former Perthite, now Kanata based Singer/Songwriter Jon VW blurs genre lines with his melding of rock, blues and country.
A powerful distinctive voice that takes ownership of the songs he sings, he writes from the heart and performs with everything he has.

 

Date :
Saturday, June 20, 2020 from 2pm-4pm

Event location :
Westport Brewing Company, 41b Main Street, Westport, Ontario K0G 1G0, Westport, Canada

Tunes on Tap with Scott Owen

 

If you like music by Jason Aldean and Eric Church, you’ll love the energizing live show with Scott Owen country music artist and songwriter. Scott joins us at the Westport Brewing Company this Saturday June 13th between 2-4pm for the next installment of the Tunes on Tap series.

 

Date :
Saturday, June 13, 2020 from 2pm – 4pm

Saturday, July 4, 2020 from 2pm-4pm

Event location :
41b Main Street – Westport, Ontario K0G 1X0 Canada

Contact :
Phone number: 613-273-2739

E-mail: 

Website: http://www.westportbrewingcompany.ca/

 

Join us for this FREE 3-day virtual, family-friendly event on backyard biodiversity and land art. Using the principles of a choose-your-own-adventure, the day you plan is entirely up to you. You are encouraged to mix and match your favourite offerings for a good old-fashioned outdoor (and indoor) adventure.

With a selection of live interactive video streaming sessions and pre-recorded webinars, paired with print-and-build land art activities, print-and-hike self-guided hikes (that can be done in any neighbourhood), backyard bioblitzing packages that teach the basics of identifying species, and iNaturalist guides, there is sure to be something for everyone. Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/252080655983652/

 

Date :
Friday, June 5 to Sunday, June 7, 2020 from 9:45 am – 5:00 pm

Event location :
Westport, ON

Contact :
Organizer: Wintergreen Studios

Phone number: (613) 273-8745

E-mail: 

Website: http://www.wintergreenstudios.com/events/labb-2020

Hooks & Books

 

Grab your “sticks”, your project, and head to the Portland Branch to share your enthusiasm for hand work & reading. All ages, abilities, and types of needle craft projects are welcome. Light refreshments and plenty of encouragement on hand.

 

Date :
Friday, June 5, 2020 from 1:30pm – 4:00pm

Event location :
Rideau Lakes Public Library, 2792 ON-15, Portland, ON K0G 1V0, Canada

Contact :
For more information contact lauralee@rlpl.ca or call 613-359-5315 during desk hours.

Rideau Lakes Local History Centre

 

 

The Rideau Lakes Local History Centre is located at 18 King St. beside the Library Branch and Firehall in Delta.  The Centre is open (most) Thursday afternoons from 1-4 pm or by appointment.

If you need assistance with a local history or genealogy search please direct your questions to Susan Warren at the following email address: rideaulakeshistory@gmail.com

 

Date :
Thursday, June 4, 2020 from 1pm-4pm

Event location :
Rideau Lakes Public Library, 18 King St, Delta, ON K0E 1G0, Canada

Contact :
Phone contact: +1 613-272-0241 Website: https://rideaulakeslibrary.ca/

Open Tech Time

 

Our tech troubleshooter is available most Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to noon at the main branch in Elgin to provide one-on-one support with any tech problems you encounter.

This is an open, drop-in style session for questions or problems you may have with devices, gadgets or using our computers.

You don’t have to register but for more information contact us tech@rlpl.ca or call (613) 359-5315.

 

Date :
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 from 10am – 12pm

Event location :
Rideau Lakes Public Library, 26 Halladay St, Elgin, ON K0G 1E0, Canada

Story and Playtime

 

Parents and caregivers with children birth to 6 are invited for play, literacy activities and storytime, first and third Tuesday morning at the Delta Branch. Drop-in and always free! An early years nurse from Country Roads Community Health Centre will be available for baby or child check-ups and breast feeding support at some sessions.

 

Date :
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 from 9:30am – 11:30am

Event location :
Rideau Lakes Public Library, 18 King St, Delta, ON K0E 1G0, Canada

Contact :
For more information contact Laura Lee ( lauralee@rlpl.ca ) or call (613) 359-5315.