Events

Rotary @ Noon Gala supports McNally

Guests met for a glamorous night at the 15th annual Grimsby Rotary Gala on Feb. 21 at Casablanca Inn. Close to 120 patrons came out to the charity gala put on by the Grimsby Rotary @ Noon organization in support of McNally House H ...

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Fridays in February has firm finish for GBF

By Tristan Marks NewsNow The Forty Public House wrapped up its Fridays in February live music series with one last event in support of Grimsby Benevolent Fund (GBF) on Feb 28. As with the previous three weeks, the house was packed ...

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Smithville Santa Claus Parade needs “elves” for committee

Santa needs a few more helpers for the Smithville parade in his honour. After the 2019 edition of the intensely popular event was complete, the organizing committee served notice to the municpality that was it was retiring en masse. There w ...

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Grimsby Scouts celebrate Scout week with free community skate

The 1st North Grimsby Scouting group wrapped up Scout/Guide in Grimsby with a free community skate at the Peach King Centre last Sunday. The scouting group boasts over 60 youth participants, who learn about outdoor adventure, comm ...

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BBBS event continues Sat.

The Bowl for Kids Sake kicked off last Saturday with Big Brother Big Sisters (BBBS) of North & West Niagara running glow-in-the-dark bowling at Parkway Social in St. Catharines. The event is not over yet. There is still room f ...

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Fridays in February wraps this week

Last week’s Fridays in February event at the Forty Public House marks the second-to-last in the weekly charity concert series. The beneficiary for that week was the Rose Cottage Visiting Volunteers (RCVV), who came out en masse ...

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Coldest Night set for Saturday

Take time to wear the shoes of those who live without stable housing at the 2020 Coldest Night of the Year event on Feb. 22. The fundraising walk for West Niagara will start and finish at Mountainview Christian Reformed Church in ...

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Kids get free gym night at WLCC thanks to Kiwanis

Smithville kids have a new way to have fun and stay active on Tuesdays thanks to the Kiwanis Club of West Lincoln. The service club will cover the charges for any kids ages 9-18 to play in the West Lincoln Community Centre’s gym ...

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Scouts ready to celebrate

First North Grimsby Scouts will be celebrating Scouts/Guide Week by sponsoring a free public skate at the Peach King Centre on Sunday, Feb. 23. The community is invited for a free skate 3:10-4:30 p.m. The Scouts will be on site pa ...

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Lincoln Museum hosts war trauma lecture Feb. 22

Canadian soldiers returning home have always been changed by war and peacekeeping missions, frequently in harmful but unseen ways. The Lincoln Museum and Cultural Centre has invited Dr. Adam Montgomery to give a lecture on the way ...

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